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2011-10-23 05:12:23

Apple's dominance of the tablet computer market has taken a big hit in recent months, according to a new report released Friday by market research firm Strategy Analytics. According to Phil Goldstein of FierceWireless, the report claimed that the iPad's global market share fell from 95.5% during the third quarter of 2010 to 66.6% during the third quarter of 2011. During that same time period, the market share of tablets running the Android operating system increased from 2.3% to 26.9%....

2011-08-20 07:00:00

Based on extremely high demand for India where data centre floor space is doubling every 9-12 months, the International Data Centre Group (IDC-G), the first global data centre alliance, has signed its 14th Alliance Member "“Ctrl S, located in High-tech City Facility, Hyderabad, India Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (PRWEB) August 20, 2011 Promoted by the Pioneer Group and US $20 billion NYSE-listed Och-Ziff Capital, CtrlS operates APAC's first and only EPI Certified Tier IV Data center,...

2011-08-19 08:00:00

ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that IT analyst firm International Data Corporation (IDC) has ranked IBM number one in Application Management Services market share, as measured by revenue, in its report, "Worldwide and U.S. Application Management Services 2010 Vendor Shares: IDC's Top 10 Vendors." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) According to the IDC report, IBM swept the three Application Management Services (AMS)...

2011-08-18 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PwC US today announced that it has been named a Leader in the IDC vendor assessment of business consulting related to talent related activities: "IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Talent Related Business Consulting 2011 Vendor Analysis." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100917/NY66894LOGO) The study assesses the capability and business strategy of the leading talent related business consulting firms. This evaluation is based on a comprehensive...

2011-08-18 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IDC has named PwC US a Leader in business consulting related to compliance related activities, according to the analyst firm's recently published report, "IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Compliance Related Business Consulting 2011 Vendor Analysis." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100917/NY66894LOGO ) The study assesses the capability and business strategy of the leading business consulting firms that provide compliance related business...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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