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Internet & WAN Services – Cloud Computing Platform

by August 31, 2012

A new category with very high top of mind recall for brands, but comparatively lower ownership and future likelihood of purchase. VMware’s vCloud and MS Azure are the winners across the two segments we surveyed

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Internet & WAN Services – Corporate 3G Data cards

by August 31, 2012

This is again a segment which did not exist in last year’s UC survey, but has now been included on popular demand

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Internet & WAN Services – WAN Connectivity Provider

by August 31, 2012

BSNL holds the top spot in the 100-499 segment, while Tata/VSNL reigns supreme in the 500+ employees segment

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Idea Launches 3G Dongle with Cloud Services

by August 31, 2012

The cloud-based dongle comes with 2GB storage; cloud gallery for storing and sharing images and Messenger+ (cloud based messenger service); and seamless Internet access for PCs, net books and laptops

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Internet & WAN Services – Internet Service Provider

by August 31, 2012

Bharti Airtel and Tata/VSNL are the top users’ choices in companies with 100-499 and 500+ employees respectively

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Hardware – Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)

by August 30, 2012

APC (Schneider Electric) has been reigning the number one position in this category for many years now, and it continues to do so even this year

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Hardware – Tape Drives

by August 30, 2012

In a category that seems to be extremely volatile on the brand loyalty front, HP has emerged as a unanimous winner in both the segments this year

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Hardware – Servers

by August 30, 2012

IBM continues to be the number one in the 500+ employees segment, as well as ousts HP-Compaq from the 100 to 499 employees segment to become the new number one

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Hardware – LCD Monitors

by August 30, 2012

BenQ makes it into the users’ choice club in the 100 to 499 segment, while Samtron makes an entry into the 500+ segment ousting Acer out of the club. HP is the overall winner in both segments by a comfortable margin

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Hardware – Laser Printers

by August 30, 2012

As with MFDs, HP makes a clean sweep across both segments, while Epson makes its way into the Users’ Choice club in both segments

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Hardware – Multifunction Devices

by August 30, 2012

In this new category, HP reigns supreme in both segments. Canon is runner up in the 100-499 segment while Samsung takes the second spot in the 500+ employees segment

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Hardware – Tablets

by August 30, 2012

Apple, the company that created a mass appeal for this segment three years ago rules in the 100-499 employees segment, but the 500+ employees segment has Samsung sitting on top

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Hardware – Desktop PCs

by August 30, 2012

HP-Compaq continues to rule this complete category at number one – the same as last year. HCL needs to worry about brand loyalty in the 100 to 499 employees segment.

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Hardware – Notebooks

by August 30, 2012

While HP-Compaq and Dell maintain their spots as last year in both the segments, there is a new entrant in the club, and an old one is out

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HP Unveils Multitouch Hybrid PC and Notebooks

by August 30, 2012

HP announces two consumer notebooks featuring multitouch displays, including a
neatly designed hybrid PC that gives people more choice in how they access
information

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Belkin Launches Accessories for the Kindle

by August 30, 2012

The new product range includes Kindle touch like the Merge Sleeve, Grip Sleeve, Portfolio Sleeve and Verve Tab Folio Basic.

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The Top 5 IT Brands of 2012

by August 30, 2012

Besides arriving at the top brands across 30+ categories, we also tried to determine the overall best IT brand, as well as the top scorers in the four umbrella categories of hardware, software, network hardware, and Internet and WAN services.

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How to Read the Graphs and Tables

by August 30, 2012

The Users’ Choice Awards are determined through a complex survey, which analyzes various aspects of different IT brands. Here’s a walkthrough of all the graphs and tables we’ve covered in this survey so that you can truly understand and appreciate the results

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Create Your Mobile Website for Free

by August 29, 2012

Google recently launched letstalkmo.com (Lets talk Mo), which let’s you build your mobile sites for free. But is it worth it? Here’s a quick preview of what it lets you do

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Survey Methodology: 435 IT decision Makers Interviewed

by August 29, 2012

Face to face interviews were conducted of 435 IT decision makers across organizations with 100-1000 employees to identify the IT brands they’re likely to buy across 34 categories in the next six months

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