Oracle has announced the release of Oracle Communications Converged Application Server 5.1; a carrier-grade, standards-based development and deployment platform for next-generation communications services. The new release offers integrated support for Java, web services and IP Multimedia Subsystem standards, enabling communications service providers to rapidly deploy voice, video and data services. Read More →
Pyxle, the country’s leading benchmark provider specialising in creative internet business solutions, enabled DFCC Bank, Sri Lanka’s premier financial services group to win the Best Web award as a financial institution. The deployed site offers the DFCC customer base a comprehensive website that consists of a multilingual platform together with mobile integration and branch locator, based on current web technologies. Pyxle, with over a decade of experience in helping organisations chart their online potential, aimed at providing a flexible and intelligent retrieval access portal for DFCC Bank’s online users to receive information in their preferred language. The development...
Etisalat Lanka, a leading mobile telecommunication service provider, commissioned three new flagship stores at Malabe, Borella and Town Hall simultaneously, strengthening the company’s rapid growth and expansion drive. Read More →
Microimage HCM, together with its business partner Win Solutions Ltd., recently won many significant HR solutions contracts in the Maldives. Amongst these are projects in Government entities such as the Maldives Broadcasting Corporation (MBC), Maldives Transport and Contracting Company Plc (MTCC), FENAKA Corporation, Island Aviation Service Limited and ADK Hospital. Read More →
Imagine Cup 2013, Sri Lanka’s premier student technology competition, will take place at the main auditorium of the UCSC (University of Colombo School of Computing)on the 10thof April. This year UCSC is the co-host of Imagine Cup Sri Lanka Finals grand event.. Read More →
Spearheading IT initiatives in Sri Lanka for over 50 years, technology giant IBM in line its vision of being able to deliver a smarter planet, is now looking to implement its ‘smarter cities’ concept in the country. Having successfully launched such initiatives in several cities including New York, London and Singapore, the corporation feels that this is an appropriate time to work with the Sri Lankan Government and other stakeholders to execute such projects. IBM India/South Asia Software Group Director Jason Mosakowski visited the country recently to coordinate discussions with local clients and Government institutions, and together with IBM Sri Lanka Country Manager Chrishan Fernando,...
Supun Weerasinghe takes up regional role as Group Chief Strategy Officer for Axiata Dialog Axiata announced the appointment of Azwan Khan Osman Khan as its new Group Chief Operating Officer (GCOO) recently, taking over from Supun Weerasinghe, who took up a regional role as Axiata Group Chief Strategy Officer (GCSO). Read More →
WSO2 Mobile launched to solve and overcome challenges of mobility By Rashika Fazali We have come to an age where the corporate world has moved swiftly from desktop based enterprise systems to mobile based enterprise solutions. Companies such as WSO2 are now leaning increasingly towards the new trend as they see a prosperous future in the world of mobile technology. Supporting this need, the open source application development company recently announced their move to launch a fully-owned subsidiary mobile enterprise, WSO2 Mobile. Understanding that there is a huge need in the IT world for mobility and ‘mobileware’, WSO2 Chairman and CEO Sanjiva Weerawarana along with...
Purasinghe stressed that the new mobile enterprise is not a merger or an acquisition of Microimage, stating that even though he remains a part of the company, he is already not involved in the company’s operational work, adding: “I hardly get involved in operations. The only thing I do is try to build partners outside of Sri Lanka.” Read More →
LG Electronics has announced that this year, they will aim for a global target of 40 million in smartphones sales. The newest models of the LG Optimus series have been so successful that they led to a 56% increase in sales during the last quarter of 2012, resulting in a record of 8.6 million units sold. LG is hoping to maintain this upward trajectory in sales and out do themselves in 2013. Read More →