Month: January 2013

EDIMAX rolls out AR-7186WnA/B

EDIMAX rolls out AR-7186WnA/B

EDIMAX Technology has launched AR-7186WnA/B, redesigned for India, a high- performance ADSL2+ router boasting a detachable 5dBi high gain antenna, wireless 802.11n speeds up to 150Mbps and an impressive host of features. Edimax’ redesigned and versatile ADSL2+ modem is ideal for cost-conscious homes and small businesses looking for a reliable, effective networking system.

Advanced MIMO technology, built-in virtual server and DMZ features, ADSL2/2+ modem and IP sharing and Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) ensure powerful functionality and robust performance which is synonymous with Edimax Technology products. The AR-7186WnA/B modem router presents data rates up to six times faster and three times greater coverage than a standard 802.11g/b router. Fast, dependable Wi-Fi for PCs, laptops, game consoles, smart TVs and any other network devices from a single modem router. Share content, media and printers across multiple computers in a complete, all-in-one home or small office connectivity solution from Edimax.

The AR-7186WnA/B supports all ADSL standards (ADSL 1/2/2+) and features a detachable 5dBi antenna for enhanced coverage. Four 10/100 RJ-45 Fast Ethernet ports accommodate the connectivity needs of wired devices, with auto MDI/MDIx for full Ethernet switch functionaility…..See More

Canon India strengthens Marketing Plans

Canon India strengthens Marketing Plans

Canon India Pvt. Ltd(NYSE:CAJ) has unveiled an Out-of-Home initiative in India. Canon India went a step further by setting up Neon Signs at international airports in New Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai.

Designed by Dentsu India, the concept lies in the growing popularity of Neon Signs in the country that surround consumers with unique and ubiquitous visual impact.

Kazutada Kobayashi, President & CEO, Canon India, said, “Today, we have pioneered the ‘Out of Home Media’ initiative by launching the Canon Neon sign at specific locations in three major cities of India becoming the first Japanese company to create such a major launch in India. This is part of our growth strategy for 2013 to create a powerful brand recall for our customers.”

Alok Bharadwaj, Executive Vice-President, Canon India, said, “As part of the company’s commitment to India and its growth, we, at Canon India, are delighted to launch the Neon signs at prominent international airports in India today…..See More

WishTel debuts Hindi OS on WishTel BSNL IRA ICON

WishTel debuts Hindi OS on WishTel BSNL IRA ICON

Keeping in mind the current growth trend of Tablet Devices in the upcoming days,WishTel has introduced a new range of its very popular BSNL IRA ICON tabletsthat are loaded with Hindi OS interface. This tablet allows all Android users not only to type in Hindi but read and access all functions and icons in Hindi. This tablet PCs delivers optimized experience in typing and surfing in the Hindi language using Hindi keyboard.

Designed and manufactured in India, Wishtel’s IRA ICON, the 7inch Tablet PC, IRA ICON is a 1024X768 pixel full angle TFT LCD capacitive multi-touchscreen that runs on Android 4.0 with Hindi OS , 1.2 GHz processor and a non-standard 1GB of RAM. The IRA ICON supports calling features Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity and also comes with built-in stereo speakers and a microphone. The device comes with a full complement of ports, including USB, SD Card, audio and HD video to simplify the use of industry standard peripheral solutions. It has a 0.3MP front web camera and 2.0MP rear-facing documentation camera to support image capture, video conferencing and collaboration…..See More

Mercury announces “Bonanza Scheme” for its Partners

Mercury announces

Kobian has announced its special scheme – Mercury Bonanza for its partners. The scheme covers all Mercury products and is designed for pan-India channel partners. The scheme is designed for partners to work on a wide range of products and earn attractive rewards like Bangkok trips, LCD television, Tablets and LED Monitors.

The schemes are valid from 1st January to 31st March, 2013 and valid for the purchases billed out from Kobian authorized distributors.

Targets for the quarter are varied allowing smaller B and C city partners also to avail the scheme and maximize their business and earn attractive rewards. However, above schemes cannot be merged or clubbed with any other scheme that may be running at that time. Gifts can be Mercury or iXA products of equivalent value or any other brand. Kobian reserves all rights of execution, alternation and will entertain all the scheme claims directly.

Sushmita Das, Country Manager – India, Kobian Pte Ltd, said, “Planning special schemes for different zones help partners to achieve the desirable targets and also benefit from the same……See More

Moser Baer launches new Pen Drives this Valentine

Moser Baer launches new Pen Drives this Valentine

Moser Baer has, yet again, introduced a new collection of pen drives this Valentine. Keeping pace with the changing times, the collection is for those who are no longer interested in mundane gifts. It boasts of four attractively designed pen drives in unconventional shapes and forms giving consumers an interesting gifting option to celebrate the season of love.

The heart-shaped pendant USB with a chain in golden color will surely make her feel special. Studded with crystals on one side and shiny gold finish on the other, it is a classy gift for her. The bracelet-shaped USB in silver hue with shiny blue crystals on the top is the perfect gift to convey your sentiments. The guitar-shaped pen drive dazzles with red and white crystals on a golden base. It comes with a key chain making it a valuable buy for him. The fourth and the last offering in the range has been named as Macho. The pen drive, designed for men, comes housed in a mystic matt dull-silver engraved casing attached to a key chain.

According to Bhaskar Sharma, CEO, Storage Media, Moser Baer, “Solid state media continues to be a focus-business for us and we are working on a growth plan both in India and overseas.”

Added Deepak Shetty, Senior Vice President-Domestic Sales and Marketing, Moser Baer “Of late, the pen drive segment has been witnessing many developments in terms of form-factor. To further differentiate your products from the trend followed by all, needs an out-of-the-box thinking…..See More

HP and SHARE INDIA collaborate

HP and SHARE INDIA collaborate

HP(NYSE:HPQ) and SHARE INDIA are planning to work together to improve the access to quality healthcare in rural India. Based on a signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), HP and SHARE INDIA will collaborate to deploy HP’s cloud-enabled healthcare solutions in rural Andhra Pradesh.

SHARE INDIA – a non-government organization (NGO) – is recognized as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India, for its work in improving healthcare awareness and facilities to the underprivileged in India through affordable community welfare initiatives.

As part of the MoU, HP intends to transform an existing rural health centre in Aliyabad, located 45 kilometres (28 miles) from Hyderabad, into an eHealth Centre by deploying a fully-integrated cloud technology solution.  The solution will connect the medical equipment deployed at the eHealth Centre with an eHealth Cloud and collect basic patient health data to enable better medical diagnosis. The eHealth Centre will also provide remote consultation using built-in videoconferencing options.

“The launch of our first eHealth Centre with CSIR late last year was a catalyst in helping address the challenges of delivering scalable healthcare options across the country. This cloud-based e-health solution is a potential game-changer and reaffirms HP’s vision that innovating technology can strengthen healthcare systems and improve access to medicines, quality treatment and better care,” said Dr Jaijit Bhattacharya, Director, Government Advisory, South Asia HP.…..See More

Toshiba bags “Storage Manufacturer of the Year” Award

Toshiba bags

Toshiba has been awarded as the “Storage Manufacturer of the Year” for external storage device in India.

This award is testimonial of the Brand power and Quality of Toshiba storage products, and Rashi Peripherals is proud of the same.

Polad Garda, Manager Marketing – Storage Devices, Toshiba India, said, “We, at Toshiba India, are very excited and immensely motivated to be named as the best in the market of external storage devices. Such appreciation from the media helps us grow in the highly competitive Indian market. We will in future try to maintain this position and this endorses our commitment to quality & focus for the Indian market. ”

Rajesh Goenka, VP- Sales & Marketing, Rashi Peripherals Pvt. Ltd, Said, “This is just the beginning……See More