Nokia E6 in Sri Lanka
Nokia's QWERTY and touch business smartphone, the Nokia E6, is now
available in Sri Lanka.
The Nokia E6 means business. It offers the convenience of QWERTY and
touch in a compact smartphone, elegantly crafted from durable glass and
stainless steel, and performs with exceptional power management.
Running on the latest Symbian Anna software, the Nokia E6 brings a
host of new features, including reliable and secure business
connectivity, faster browsing and enhanced Ovi Maps. With less 60 mm
wide, Nokia E6 fits perfectly on any hands. The Nokia E6 is a natural
successor to the Nokia E71 and Nokia E72, offering improved performance
and exceptionally good battery life in an elegant glass and steel
"The Nokia E6 is made for people who want to get things done - both
in business and in their personal time," said Country Manager, Nokia EA,
Abu Daud Khan. "With support for up to ten mailboxes, some fantastic
pre-installed apps, and real-time updates from popular social networks,
the Nokia E6 keeps the wheels turning for both soccer moms and business
professionals alike." The unique feature of QWERTY keypad and touch,
type has make this device distinctive than any other. Following are the
key features of Nokia E6.
The combination of QWERTY and touch offers instant access to email,
websites, documents, photos and videos, with the ease of using one or
The Nokia E6 comes with the latest Symbian software which delivers
many usability enhancements, including a faster browser, easier text
input and refreshed Ovi Maps. For business users the Nokia E6 offers
direct, secure and real-time access to corporate systems through Mail
for Exchange and Microsoft Communicator Mobile. It also supports
intranet and extranet portals built on the Microsoft Share Point Server.
Extended Microsoft support includes Mail for Exchange, with enforced
encryption and certificate based authentication.
The Nokia E6 offers Microsoft business solutions, out-of-the box with
direct, secure and real time access to corporate systems through Mail
for Exchange and Microsoft Communicator Mobile. Microsoft has developed
native application Microsoft Communicator Mobile.
Everyday, more than 1.2 billion people connect to one another with a
Nokia device - from mobile phones to advanced Smartphone and
high-performance mobile computers.
Sony launches new Bravia HDTV
Sony in its move to redefine the way people use television and
providing endless entertainment launched new Bravia HDTV lineup
including eight new 3D capable models and 14 internet connected models.
Sony and Siedles officials at the new Bravia LCD HDTV lineup
Picture by Saliya Rupasinghe
Sony is redefining the television category to encompass more features
such as skype, twitter, facebook and You-Tube in keeping with the modern
The Bravia new versions of internet TVs are the best in picture
quality for a complete range of entertainment, Sony South East Asia
Production Manager Nimesh Udeshi said at the launching ceremony on
"Sony, the top most electronic brand is driven on innovation and it
is reflected on the new products. The focus will be on the niche market
where it is expected to have more opportunities for volume increase," he
According to a recent survey, 74 percent of the world internet
population visits social media networking sites. There is an increasing
trend in social media interaction.
Sony paid emphasis on a business strategy to redefine the way
consumer use television and will continue to introduce innovative
products to cater to the changing market needs, he said.
The new models drive innovation with unprecedented access to internet
content, skype, 3D and striking industrial design featuring screens with
It features 19 new models ranging in screen size from 22 inches to 60
inches delivering complete entertainment experience.
Improvements to this year's 3D models include panel drive
enhancements that deliver quicker response helping to reduce cross-talk,
5.5 pull down for a more realistic cinematic movie experience built-in
3D emitters on all 3D models.
Integrated with Wi-Fi offers instant access to thousands of internet
movies, videos and music from Bravia internet video. The other features
of the new series include brilliant full HD, X- reality pro engine,
motion-flow and rear IR inputs in 46, 55 and 65 inch screen sizes.
Symantec launches Endpoint Protection 12
Symantec Corp. yesterday announced the availability of Symantec
Endpoint Protection 12 as well as results from independent tests
demonstrating that the product outperforms the competition in both
virtual and physical environments, providing unrivaled protection and
blazingly fast performance.
Symantec Software Solutions Managing Director Ajay Goel with
Chief Executive Officer South Asian Technologies, Sanjaya
Padmaperuma at the event. Picture by Saliya Rupasinghe
According to Symantec's Internet Security Threat Report, attackers
unleashed more than 286 million distinct malicious programs in 2010,
creating a challenge for traditional signature-based security solutions
that can't keep up with this volume of attacks.
Symantec Endpoint Protection 12 and Symantec Endpoint Protection
Small Business Edition are now available to combat the sheer volume of
sophisticated attacks targeting organizations of all sizes today.
These tests evaluated products in both virtual environments,
particularly highly consolidated virtual desktop infrastructure ((VDI)
environments, as well as physical environments.
Recent testing performed by Dennis Labs demonstrates that Symantec
Endpoint Protection 12 running in a VDI environment defended against
more real-world threats than comparable solutions from McAfee and Trend
In addition, The Tolly Group measured the performance of these
solutions in VDI environments, determining that Symantec completes an
on-demand scan in about half the time with 49 percent less disk
bandwidth when compared to solutions from McAfee and Trend Micro.
In addition, Symantec Endpoint Protection required 20 percent less
disk bandwidth when performing on-access scanning compared to Trend
Micro's agent-less DeepSecurity solution.
In real-world security tests performed by AV-Test.org in physical
environments, Symantec protected better than comparable solutions in the
In recent Passmark Software Performance Benchmarks, Symantec Endpoint
Protection 12 performed faster than competing solutions.
Ceragon appoints Sierra Global as partner
Ceragon Networks Project Manager Harviner Singh Chadha,
Sierra Global Director and CEO Dr. Arosha Fernando, General
Manager, Network Operations Division of Sierra Global Ajith
Liyanage, Senior Account Manager of Sierra Global Gayan
Rathnasiri and Sierra Global Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
C. K. Karunatilaka.
The world's leading wireless backhaul specialist, Ceragon Networks
has appointed Sierra Global Network as the registered partner for their
installation and implementation services in Sri Lanka. "Ceragon Networks
ensures that mobile and fixed-line carriers have the transmission
capacity to reliably deliver the voice and premium data services that
required and currently serving most of telecom operators in Sri Lanka.
From telecommunications fixed operators to mobile operators, everyone is
after the backhaul capacity necessary to provide the latest services,
expanding into new markets and to simply meet the demands of their
current networks. Ceragon solutions have been designed to eliminate
bottlenecks with cost-effective, future-proof high-capacity backhaul
connectivity while maintaining stellar performance" said , Ceragon
Networks Project Manager Harviner Singh Chadha.
"I trust Ceragon addresses the evolving needs of telecom operators in
Sri Lanka, and with Ceragon solutions they can fully leverage of the new
opportunities availing in the market. We have already commenced our work
in the assigned sites of installing Ceragon equipment. This partnership
is strategically important to us in our business expansion process which
was initiated earlier this year with a view to provide a total turn-key
solutions to all of the clients by next year, 2012" Sierra Global
Director and CEO Dr. Arosha Fernando said.
Certis Lanka Courier Services gets ISO 9001:2008
Certis Lanka Courier Services (Private) Limited, a leading
courier company in Domestic and International Courier
Services, member of Certis Lanka Group and Certis Group
(Singapore) was recently awarded the certificate for quality
management system of ISO 9001:2008 accredited by the United
Kingdom Accreditation Services (UKAS). The management of
Certis Lanka Courier Services (Private) Limited receiving
the ISO 9001:2008 certificate. Picture by Vipula Amarasinghe