Stories by Pooja Gautam

Salesforce.com Unleashes Cloud Computing in India

Salesforce.com sees India as one of the potential market for cloud computing. "Cloud computing is the next stage of SaaS. As we have had an experience of more than 10 years in this foray, cloud computing was the obvious next step. When we were holding our press conference about the same in San Francisco, a lot of Indian companies were very excited and willing to employ this technology", said Doug Farber Vice President Operations, Asia Pacific Salesforce.com.

ViewSonic unveils novel LCD technology

ViewSonic has unveiled its first 120Hz desktop LCD technology at NVIDIA's NVISION 08 event in San Jose, Calif. ViewSonic claims that the 22-inch, 120Hz prototype delivers rich, colorful, blur-free video performance on traditional gaming, entertainment and graphic applications, while also delivering stereoscopic 3D when used with NVIDIA's GeForceStereoscopic 3D gaming technology. The first displays with ViewSonic's 120Hz technology are expected in India later in the year at select resellers. Pricing is not yet available.

Samsung introduces new display solutions

Samsung, a popular brand in the electronics genre, has introduced new Display Solutions. According to Sanjay Sharma, Vice-President IT division, "Our R&D based out of Noida for global displays, provided us with information on India-specific needs of the end-users. Using that information, we have come out with a six-split display screen. It can run six applications simultaneously, which helps users multi-task in a much more organized manner. This product will help users in creating a multi-user environment. Our monitors work with the windows, and they take that application into a multiple screen. This product also allows one CPU to work for two-three monitors. So, I can connect my PC to three more and everyone can view the four applications working on my computer. Also we are going to launch new LED monitors with color correction tool, which will help in getting better colors at your monitor screens."