Survey Reports

Modems

September 4, 2000

In a market situation of stiff price competition, D-Link emerges as the brand of choice

Home PCs

September 4, 2000

Assembled PCs still dominate the market, Wipro takes over from Compaq as the brand of choice

Indian Language SW

September 4, 2000

This category seems to be a one-horse race with Leap emerging victorious

Hard Disks

September 4, 2000

Seagate reigns supreme again, followed by Samsung

Internet ServiceProviders

September 4, 2000

VSNL wins again, runner up Satyam betters its points 

The Survey

September 4, 2000

35 product categories get covered this year, to determine which brands enjoy the highest mindshare with potential buyers

Dot-Matrix Printers

September 4, 2000

TVSE makes a comeback after six years, Epson takes second place

What Matters to a Buyer

September 4, 2000

Quality and support emerge as the two most important reasons for choosing a brand

UPS Systems

September 4, 2000

APC continues its stronghold for the fifth consecutive year, runner up TVSE is the only other contender 

RDBMSs

September 4, 2000

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

Network Servers

September 4, 2000

IBM continues to remain on top, assembler takes a stride to the runner up position

DTP Software

September 4, 2000

PageMaker still rules the desktop publishing world

Workstations

September 4, 2000

HP reigns for the first time with Compaq coming second

ISDN Devices

September 4, 2000

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

Large-format Printers

September 4, 2000

HP breezes to the top slot, while other brands fail  to make a mark

Laser Printers

September 4, 2000

HP rounds off a decade of victories, Epson manages to enter the segment

Graphics Software

September 4, 2000

CorelDRAW maintains its top position, Photoshop slips a notch down

Web Development SW

September 4, 2000

Java continues its reign at the top, Visual Basic enters the charts

SW Development Tools

September 4, 2000

Visual Basic is the preferred tool, Oracle gains points to emerge as the runner up

Monitors

September 4, 2000

In a market full of competing brands, Samsung retains its top position this year too