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RDBMSs

by September 4, 2000

Oracle tops the charts fourth year in a row, FoxPro and SQL Server follow

Tape Backup

by September 4, 2000

Sony comes to the top, breaking HP’s two-year reign, HP finishes second followed by 3M

Notebooks

by September 4, 2000

Compaq pips IBM for the top spot, Wipro enters the Club after a long time

ISDN Devices

by September 4, 2000

D-Link is the topper, GVC and Motorola share runner up position

Accounting Software

by September 4, 2000

Tally stays at the top—for the seventh year in a row

Digital Cameras

by September 4, 2000

Sony clicks with users, both in mindshare and currently installed base

CD Writers

by September 4, 2000

Sony leads the pack, followed by HP

Cellular Phones

by September 4, 2000

Nokia is far ahead of the crowd, while others compete with similar scores

Desktop Scanners

by September 4, 2000

A repeat of last year’s results—HP wins and Umax manages a distant second

Anti-Virus Software

by September 4, 2000

Norton AntiVirus retains its top seat, leading over others by a wide margin

Security Alert

by September 4, 2000

Patches that secure your system against mischief-mongers on the Net

Asus P3V4X Motherboard

by September 4, 2000

An average performer with a rich set of features

Opera 4

by September 4, 2000

A tiny Web browser with lots of features 

Athlon or PIII?

by September 4, 2000

Price and availability become important deciding factors, as both processors perform equally well in our tests 

Asus CUV4X Motherboard

by September 4, 2000

A feature-rich motherboard, but you need older chipset drivers to improve its performance

HP’s Color Laser Printer

by September 4, 2000

This printer gave good quality printouts, matching its rated specs

RDRAM vs SDRAM

by September 4, 2000

RDRAM has higher bandwidth, but doesn’t show much difference in performance vis-à-vis SDRAM

Schoolbag in your Pocket

by September 4, 2000

Access your syllabus in e-textbooks, take notes, make your own study material

It’s All on your Palm

by September 4, 2000

In this first article of a mini-series on the Palm, we take a look at the features of this PDA