Mit "Instant Recovery on Demand" bringt CA eine neue Desaster-Recovery-Lösung für kleine und mittelständische Firmen. Das als "Software as a Service" (SaaS) konzipierte Tool wurde von dem IT-Management-Spezialisten auf seiner Kunden- und Partnerkonferenz "CA World" in Las Vegas vorgestellt. …mehr
Mit "IBM Lotus Notes Foundations Start" präsentiert IBM ein neues Collaboration-Angebot, das kleine und mittelständische Unternehmen die einen Weg zur Online-Zusammenarbeit bieten soll. Die Lösung ermöglicht außerdem, Windows auf virtualisierten Rechnern mit VMWare-Technologie zu betreiben. …mehr
Das Internet ist im Mittelstand als Informations- und Kommunikationsmedium etabliert. Zunehmend sind aber auch komplexere Anwendungen wie Beschaffung und Mobile-Services gefragt. Das geht aus der Umfrage "Elektronischer Geschäftsverkehr in Mittelstand und Handwerk" des Netzwerks Elektronischer Geschäftsverkehr (NEG) hervor. …mehr
Der provokante Autor ("IT doesn't matter") Nicholas Carr hat nach seiner Grundsatzrede beim SIMposium 08 der Society for Information Management unseren Kollegen von der "Computerworld" Fragen zum seiner Ansicht nach bevorstehenden epochalen Wechsel auf das sogenannte Cloud Computing beantwortet. …mehr
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Premium-Inhalt. Malaysian applied research agency MIMOS and Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) have signed to develop micro-electro-mechanical (MEMS) sensors to help monitor aquaculture projects.
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Premium-Inhalt. Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC) is fast increasing its customer base through channel ecosystem worldwide and in India. The product development company providing product lifecycle management (PLM), content management, and dynamic publishing solutions was a complete 'Direct-to-Customer' company till 2005. "We have revamped our channel strategy in the past two years to expand outreach, increase mindshare and add customer base. We are not appointing partners for numbers sake. Limited but focused partners is our roadmap," said Rafiq Somani, Country Manager -- India, PTC. The customer base in India has swelled to 2000 plus from a 1000 customers in 2005, largely due to focused channel system, admitted Somani. We expect to increase the India revenues through channels from 25-- 40 percent in the next twelve months, he added. PTC Partners are mainly catering to SMB markets. "The SMB customers today are more concerned about business efficiency through IT solutions than cost factor. We are committed to make Indian SMBs globally competitive through our extensive offerings,"said Somani. The major verticals include automotive, aerospace/defence, industrial and heavy engineering for PTC and its partners. On horizontal basis, manufacturing industry is our key focus area, he said.