New SAS 9 software
SAS India delivered the next version of its business intelligence
software. SAS 9 has enhanced analytics and refined user interfaces that provide
fresh insights for solving business problems, and driving competitive advantage.
The developers claim SAS 9 is faster, more efficient and
easier to use than its predecessors. It can accommodate changing organizational
needs without any loss of efficiency. The new platform connects all SAS applications
so they work together transparently, and it also communicates with other data
sources and programs.
Free support for Virus issues
Microsoft Corporation India launched a Toll-free virus
support helpline for customers across India. As a part of Microsoft's Protect
Your PC campaign, this helpline will provide desktop users with assistance to
recover from a virus infection; information on how to protect the desktop machine
from viruses; and assistance related to security patches released by Microsoft.
The Toll-free line can be reached from six cities - Mumbai,
Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata and Hyderabad. Users in others cities will
be able to access the helpline through additional numbers listed on the website: