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How Technology Has Shaped Our Lives

by December 1, 2011

Come 2012, and PCQuest will enter the
25th year of its existence, so the celebrations of this phenomenal journey will start from Jan 2012 and continue throughout next year.

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Virtualization Best Practices for SMEs

by December 1, 2011

While technology challenges faced by SMEs are not different from their larger counterparts, SMEs can wade beyond the perception that virtualization needs specialist skills and is an expensive proposition to undertake, to cash in on the technology

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Adobe Being ‘Favored’ by Cyber Criminals

by December 1, 2011

Due to their popularity, Adobe software and even Android apps are receiving high number of malware threats, according to a report

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Mobile Vs Web Apps: The Key Differentiators

by December 1, 2011

The various connectivity options for mobile devices coupled with the variations in bandwidth available through these options make the work of developing apps for them a little challenging. PCQuest spoke to David Chaiken, chief architect, Yahoo! to understand these challenges and Yahoo’s plans for building an ecosystem of system architects and Web developers in India

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Where is Drupal Heading?

by December 1, 2011

The famous CMS platform doesn’t need an introduction to web administrators, but where is it heading, and how does it compare with other well-known CMS platforms like Joomla! and WordPress? We spoke to the creator of Drupal in person to find out

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Implementing XenDesktop: A Free VDI solution

by December 1, 2011

Last month, we talked about implementing the VDI solution from VMware. This month, we look at XenDesktop, which is easy to install and can be used with multiple hypervisors

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Cloud-Based Recruitment Solutions

by December 1, 2011

We checked out four SaaS based online recruitment services that let you manage CVs, invite candidates for interviews, etc to find the right manpower for your organization

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Downtime Dilemmas for MSMEs

by December 1, 2011

According to a study, the median cost of downtime caused by unreliable
computing systems is around $12,500 per day for Indian SMEs. Such outages cause dissatisfaction amongst customers of SMEs, and they switch to a different vendor.

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10 Must-Have Elements for Your Company Website

by December 1, 2011

A jazzy, flashing interface with lots of visuals and colors on a website are not sufficient to draw traffic, retain visitors, sell products, and build relationships. Here are ten things you must have on your website.

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Tech Priorities 2012

by December 1, 2011

Confused over what technologies to embrace next year? Thenhow about a little help from your peers? We surveyed IT deci-sion makers from across various industries to understand theirtech priorities for the coming year in cloud computing, mobility, virtualization, and a slew of other technologies

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Enhancing Websites With Django

by December 1, 2011

Django is a free, Python-based web framework used to create apps for websites. Through this article, we show you how

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Tech Predictions 2012

by December 1, 2011

Tech to analyze unstructured data, handle mobile devices, bring more innovative options in VAS are just a few things to look forward to in the coming year. We see through our crystal ball and bring you the impact that various technologies will have on your business and personal life in the coming year

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Business-Centric Testing : a Key Requirement for New Regulatory-Driven Systems

by December 1, 2011

New regulatory requirements are forcing capital and commodity market participants to re-examine and re-align technology infrastructures. This revamping requires different approaches to testing. In this article, Prakash Kini and Anup Singh describe the need for stronger business centric testing, testing techniques and tools specifically tuned to address trading and risk management challenges

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