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Saudi Arabian Network Security Provokes Local Considerations
Internet security in Saudi Arabia does not go overlooked. Are the Saudis being over zealous and paranoid, or are they practicing smart network security?

sun room  that is built on Sun Solaris servers using the freeware proxy server known as Squid. The firewall is located at the King Abdul Aziz University for Science and Technology (KACST). To keep foreign nations from viewing various local Saudi websites, the massive firewall blocks TCP/IP ports 80 and 443 for all connections coming into the county. Ports 40 and 443 are the HTTP and HTTPS ports respectively. The only way for big Saudi companies to broadcast their websites is through dial-up connections to the

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The Art, Science & Software Behind (Optimal) Retail Pricing - Part 3


Part 1 of this blog post series expanded on some of TEC’s earlier articles about companies’ need for better pricing management and optimization practices. This series, which focuses on the complexity of pricing and promotions in retailing, was inspired by JDA Software’s recent “edu-nouncement” on leading retailers' consumer-centric pricing and promotions strategies and

sun room  (e.g., Halloween paraphernalia or sun-tan lotion), discontinued merchandise or assortment changes, dated products, store closings or department liquidation, inventory resets or forward buys, aged product packaging, and in-and-out inventory sales opportunities. In other words, retailers must carefully assess the true margin impact of markdowns and partake in the ultimate balancing act in price setting. Tailoring markdown plans by store/location, factoring in the price sensitivity of the customer base, and Read More

The User's Undying Quest for Exploring and Discovering Info - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series depicted the differences and some subtle similarities between the well-established enterprise applications giant, SAP, and up-and-coming vendor Endeca Technologies. The article ended with the new fundamentals for the future of enterprise applications that were outlined at the Endeca Discover 2009 conference. Part 2 of this blog series explores how

sun room  Dell, Fujitsu , and Sun Microsystems . The abovementioned SAP’s hardware partners offer tailored support. HP was the co-sponsor of the particular early August event in Boston that I attended. The components of the appliance (that can be standalone or fit into an existing customer  server rack ) are blade servers with  64-bit Intel Xeon  central processing units (CPUs)  running on  SUSE Linux . Optimized storage is also included with a high-speed network switch and a dedicated network between BW Read More

PeopleSoft Internationalizes Its Mid-Market Forays Part 2: Challenges & User Recommendations


Despite the challenges, PeopleSoft has raised the bar in providing solutions for smaller enterprises, and Tier 2 and Tier 3 vendors might be in for a tough battle to defend their turf, especially as they are concurrently trying to expand and modernize their products with ever diminishing resources and wary prospects. PeopleSoft is undeniably a tenacious and persistent fighter able to endure the long hauls.

sun room  IBM , Microsoft and Sun ) in the mid market. As mid-market businesses in the US do not have the same needs/values as their larger national counterparts, the situation is even more exacerbated with their overseas peers, and PeopleSoft, still a relative newcomer in these mid-markets (although it is not the case within larger markets in these geographies given PeopleSoft now generates over 40% of revenues from international markets, and its product is now on the 6th international release rendering it as one Read More

Accelerating (and Fast-starting) the SME Business at Oracle (and SAP) - Part 2


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sun room  are now available on Sun Microsystems’   64-bit  systems running the  Solaris 10 operating system (OS ) for eight industries in 20 countries bringing the total to over 280 OBAs available in 35 countries. Several deployment options, including  hosting by Oracle On Demand , hosting by a third party, and on-premise hosting all with customizable service packages to meet the needs of each customer. In summary, currently there are more than 300 Oracle Accelerate solutions (including Business Read More

Sun to Make Solaris Source Code Available


Sun Microsystems Inc. plans to make the source code of its Solaris operating system freely available to the public.

sun room  Solaris Source Code Available Sun to Make Solaris Source Code Available R.A. Krause - October 6th, 1999 Event Summary October 1, 1999 Sun Microsystems Inc., in a major shift, plans to make the source code of its Solaris operating system freely available to the public in an attempt to parallel the success of the popular Linux operating system. (Sun's complete product line of servers and workstations run on Solaris, its version of the Unix operating system.) Sun is not going to give away Solaris, but does Read More

Syntel, Inc.


Syntel (NASDAQ: SYNT) is an IT and business process outsourcing (BPO) company. Its portfolio of services includes complex software application development and maintenance services, platform migration solutions, BPO, e-business development and integration, wireless solutions, data warehousing, and customer relationship management (CRM) implementation. Vertical industry focus areas include financial services and banking, health care, and insurance. Syntel is partnered with such companies as Business Objects, Citrix, Cognos, IBM, Microsoft, MicroStategy, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, and TIBCO, among others. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan (US), Syntel was incorporated in 1980. Syntel has over 6,500 employees and 28 offices around the globe, with 10 development centers, including 4 in the US (Troy, Michigan; Phoenix, Arizona; Memphis, Tennessee; and Nashville, Tennessee) and 6 in India (2 in Mumbai; 2 in Pune; and 2 in Chennai).

sun room  IBM, Microsoft, MicroStategy, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, and TIBCO, among others. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan (US), Syntel was incorporated in 1980. Syntel has over 6,500 employees and 28 offices around the globe, with 10 development centers, including 4 in the US (Troy, Michigan; Phoenix, Arizona; Memphis, Tennessee; and Nashville, Tennessee) and 6 in India (2 in Mumbai; 2 in Pune; and 2 in Chennai). Read More

Genesco Selects Kronos for Hiring


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Lawson Software-IPO and Several Acquisitions After Part Two: Retail and Professional Service Initiatives


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IBM Aims Renamed UNIX Server at Sun


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Should It Be Renamed 'Unobtainium'?


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