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Countdown to SAP R/3 upgrade deadline

The clock is ticking for users of SAP R/3 versions 3.1i, 4.0b, 4.5b and 4.6b because the enterprise business applications company plans to discontinue support for these editions this time next year, leaving affected customers with a 12-month window in which to start their upgrade. The move will tidy up SAP's product …
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Sybase acquires AvantGo for $38m

Sybase Inc has acquired leading mobile applications specialist AvantGo Inc for $38m in cash. Brian Vink, VP marketing for Dublin, California-based iAnywhere Solutions Inc, the Sybase subsidiary that will absorb Hayward, California-based AvantGo's portfolio, said the acquisition would strengthen the company's leadership …
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BT titsup exchanges sorted

BT has sorted out the problem that caused around ten recently ADSL-enabled exchanges to go titsup.
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Mobile games will boom as MMS languishes

Downloadable games will be a major money-spinner for mobile operators in 2003, but picture messaging will not be as popular as anticipated.
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Oftel slaps BT over wholesale business broadband charges

Oftel has confirmed that it is forcing BT to slash pricing for its wholesale business broadband services.
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US preps Big Brother Net monitoring

The US government is assembling a plan to get ISPs involved in building the most comprehensive Net surveillance system yet created.