Driven by continued growth in the anti-virus software market, worldwide security software revenue totalled US$7.4 billion in 2005, a 14.8 percent increase from 2004 revenue of $6.4 billion, according to Gartner. Anti-virus software revenue totalled $4 billion in 2005, and it accounted for 54.3 percent of the total security software industry.
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Worldwide PDA shipments totalled 3.7 million units in the second quarter of 2006, a 2.7 percent increase from the second quarter of 2005, according to Gartner. This was the highest PDA shipment total of any second quarter on record.
Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) recently claimed that it is the first vendor to sell more than 100,000 blade servers, retaking the lead in what is said to be the industry's fastest-growing server market segment.
Toshiba Corp. has announced new enhancements to its range of Satellite P20 notebooks, which, it says, now feature an integration of stereo and PC capabilities in one notebook.
ICT market analyst BMI-TechKnowledge Group has announced the publication of its latest report, The South African Printer Report for Q1 2004.
Dimension Data Holdings PLC Monday announced the launch of its VoiceSource offering, which, it says, is a complete and cost-effective outsourced solution for managing an organization's existing and future voice infrastructure.
BakBone Software, a global provider of data protection software, has unveiled Linux Advantage, a worldwide initiative aimed to support Linux distributors.
JOHANNESBURG (12/05/2003) - Seeing itself as a catalyst for economic and social development in South Africa, the ICT sector has committed itself to lend a hand to assist the government to further the cause of reconstruction and development.