Daily Archives: 1 February, 2011
Customer Spotlight: T-Mobile USA and Xerox Adopt the Windows Azure Platform in the Development of Key Applications
Cloud apps bring families together and make road warriors more productive.
REDMOND, Wash. — Feb. 1, 2011 — Microsoft Corp. announced today that T-Mobile USA Inc. and Xerox Corp. have adopted the Windows Azure platform and are creating new services and gaining greater efficiencies through cloud computing. This announcement comes as Microsoft celebrates the one-year anniversary of Windows Azure Platform availability.
“These companies are creating new solutions and businesses in record time that reinforce the new possibilities created by the cloud,” said Doug Hauger, general manager, Windows Azure, Microsoft. “A company can quickly use the power of the Windows Azure platform to scale and meet the demands of any market. Success is no longer limited by computing capacity, capability or cost, it is now a matter of imagination and execution.”
The Windows Azure platform has enabled T-Mobile and Xerox to address customer needs quickly with innovative solutions that are cost-effective and reliable.
Flint Telecom sees additional VoIP revenues of $20 Million in 2011 with pending and planned acquisitions
OVERLAND PARK, KANSAS – January 31, 2011 – Flint Telecom Group, Inc. (FLTT.OB), an International Telecoms Technology and Services Organization, today announces that advanced discussions are under way to acquire a number of turnkey VoIP providers which are currently delivering telecom and data services to small and medium enterprises in the United States. Completion of each acquisition will bring immediate profitable revenues to the group. The projected revenues, when all planned acquisitions are completed throughout the year, are expected to reach over $20 million in 2011.
Lucy Dimes appointed CEO of Alcatel-Lucent UK/Ireland;
Sir Christopher Bland joins as Non-Executive Chairman UK/Ireland
Paris, February 1, 2011 — Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) today announced that Lucy Dimes and Sir Christopher Bland will be joining the company to lead its UK and Ireland activities.
Alcatel-Lucent has appointed Lucy Dimes to succeed Lakh Jemmett as the new CEO of the Company’s operations in UK and Ireland. Lucy brings to Alcatel-Lucent more than 20 years of telecommunications industry knowledge, most recently serving in BT as Managing Director of Group & Openreach Service Operations at BT Operate. Ms. Dimes will join in April, at which time Mr. Jemmett will transition to the new role of Vice President of Transformation for Europe, Middle East and Africa Region, reporting to Adolfo Hernandez, President of the Region.
Introducing Dell™ Streak 7. Share photos, videos and movies together. It’s small enough to carry around, big enough to gather around.
* Android™ 2.2-based tablet with over-the-air upgrade capability for future OS releases
* Vibrant 7-inch, multitouch display with full Adobe® Flash 10.1
* 1.3 MP front-facing camera for face-to-face chats on popular services such as Qik or Skype
* 16 GB of internal storage, plus Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and built-in GPS
* Connect on your terms. Save with 2-year contract or flexibility with prepaid pay-as-you-go plans
The web with the works
With so much to see and do on the Internet, you don’t want to miss a minute of it. Powerful, pre-installed Adobe Flash 10.1 makes sure that your favorite sites load and look their very best. Browse, game, surf, email, download, post, and share the content you love, the way you want, with the quality you deserve.
* Sony is the ‘On-air Broadcast Sponsor’ on ESPN Star Sports which will provide Live HD feed for Cricket World Cup
* Promotes Full HD BRAVIA range that includes 20 models of Full HD 3D, Full HD LED and Full HD LCD TV
* Signs Mr. Mahendra Singh Dhoni as Brand Ambassador for Sony Full HD TV to promote ‘The Incredible Game in Sony High Definition’ campaign
* Allocates Rs.100 crore towards multi-media campaign including ATL & BTL activities
February 1, 2011, Mumbai: Sony India consolidates its No. 1 position in the Flat Panel TV segment with a target of 40% market share during the Cricket World Cup season from January to March. While India is about to witness the Incredible game in HD for the first time, Sony is proud to be associated with ESPN Star Sports as the ‘On-air Broadcast Sponsor’. Sports broadcasting in HD will be a game changer and Sony has set itself a target to sell 2.5 lakh units of BRAVIA HD TV during this period. Consumers would have a wide choice of 20 Full HD models that include Full HD 3D, Full HD LED and Full HD LCD TV. Towards this end, Sony has plans for a Rs. 100 crore multi-media campaign with the new Brand Ambassador, Mr. Dhoni. This campaign would cover various media formats such as TVC, Print, Web, PR, Shop front and outdoor to maximize visibility.