West & Central African Com: Opportunity Abounds as Nigeria Faces “Revolution” in …


VIDEO INTERVIEW: Lanre Ajayi, managing director of PINET Informatics and president of the Nigerian Internet Group,  was interviewed at the recent West & Central African Com conference held in Abuja, Nigeria.
He talks about the changes coming in broadband and the need for businesses to position themselves for the opportunities they will bring. He said these will include opportunities in terms of applications, e-business, e-commerce and e-government.

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Originally appeared on Smartphone Biz-news.com on 31/07/2009

LSI Launches RAID Controller Cards Based On 6Gb/s SAS Technology


LSI has launched a new generation of MegaRAID SATA+SAS RAID controller cards based on 6Gb/s SAS technology.
The storage and networking solution provider has also announced its new channel strategy for worldwide customers.

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Originally appeared on Storage.biz-news.com :: Latest Storage Business News on 30/07/2009

WD Ships First 1 TB Mobile Hard Drive


WD has announced a one terabyte mobile hard drive for mobile storage applications and notebooks – the industry’s highest-capacity available 2.5-inch drive
The 333 GB-per-platter technology in the new WD Scorpio Blue SATA 2.5-inch hard is available in 1 TB capacity as well as a 750 GB. The launch came as WD announced Q4 Revenue of USD $1.9 Billion and Net Income of USD $196 Million.

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Originally appeared on Storage.biz-news.com :: Latest Storage Business News on 30/07/2009

Verbatim Releases 500 GB “Gold” 2.5-inch Portable Hard Drive For 40th anniversary


Verbatim is to mark its 40th anniversary by releasing a limited edition ´gold` portable external hard drive.
The gold-coloured UV coating of the special Anniversary Edition, houses a 500 GB 2.5″ hard drive that includes easy-to-use backup and synchronization software.

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Originally appeared on Storage.biz-news.com :: Latest Storage Business News on 30/07/2009

Sohu Selects 3Com’s H3C For Next-Generation Data Center


3Com is to build a next-generation data center for Sohu, one of China’s premiere online community destinations.
Sohu made its decision after a two-month field test of 3Com’s recently launched H3C data center solutions ? including the S12500 Series core switch line and the S5800 Series 10-gigabit switch series.

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Originally appeared on Storage.biz-news.com :: Latest Storage Business News on 30/07/2009

D2 Technologies Showcases its mCUE Converged Communications Client with Embedded VoIP for Android


D2 Technologies has demonstrated its mCUE converged communications client for Android-based devices at an event designed to promote the adoption of Google’s Android operating system beyond mobile phones.
During this demonstration, the embedded IP communications software platform specialist showed OEMs and ODMs how embedded software products such as mCUE can enable VoIP, video chat and other IP communications capabilities in stationary Android-based embedded equipment and consumer electronics devices.

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Originally appeared on VoIP Biz-News.com on 30/07/2009

VOXOFON Launches Mobile VoIP for Palm Pre


VOXOFON has expanded the availability of its low-cost international calling services by offering a mobile VoIP application for the Palm WebOS platform.
The application is aimed at the Palm Pre smartphone. VOXOFON plans to make the new application available on the Palm App Catalog later this year.

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Originally appeared on VoIP Biz-News.com on 30/07/2009

Mindspeed Extends Access VoIP Processor Family


Mindspeed Technologies has announced the addition of two new devices to its Comcerto 300 Series of highly-integrated VoIP processors.
The supplier of semiconductor solutions for network infrastructure applications said the new devices provide a performance/cost ratio targeted at eight and 16 port fiber-based access (FTTx) equipment.

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Originally appeared on VoIP Biz-News.com on 30/07/2009