Archive for January, 2011

Mr. Ricky Lopez, Dell Philippines’ Country Manager for Medium and Large Enterprise and Mr. Martin Diez, Dell Philippines’ Business Development Manager (S&P)

Dell unveiled two lines of laser printers (Dell 1130 and 2330 laser printer series) and three projectors (S300wi wireless projector, 1610 HD multimedia and M109s portable projector), to mark the launch of Dell’s S&P (Software and Peripherals) portfolio in the Philippines.

The S&P division carries a wide selection of software, electronics and other computer accessories to give users an enhanced computing experience with products that are reliable, affordable and easy to use. S&P products include – printers, projectors, monitors, digital cameras, webcams, UPS (uninterruptible power supply), external/portable storage devices, keyboard, mouse, software, parts and upgrades, carrying bags/cases, and a range of other desktop, laptop and gaming accessories.

“Dell is committed to helping small businesses and workgroups maximize every resource as they strive for business growth. With today’s S&P launch, Dell continues to deliver exceptional computing experience to consumers and businesses in the Philippines, with our range of reliable, affordable and innovative products,” said Martin Diez, Business Development Manager, Software and Peripherals (S&P), Dell Philippines.

New and Improved HTC Sense Announced

Posted: January 27, 2011 in Tech

Mr. Wayne Tang, HTC Corporation’s Product Marketing Manager for Southeast Asia

HTC Corporation announced the new and improved HTC Sense 2.0. HTC Sense is a fun, simple user interface that makes your smartphone easier to use and to customize. The new HTC Sense platform provides its users tons of handy features such as online back-up, improved smartdialer for faster calling and faster start-up.

HP Drives New Era for Cloud Computing

Posted: January 27, 2011 in Tech

Mr. Ryan Guadalquiver, HP Philippines’ Managing Director

HP announced a suite of new products and services that enable businesses and governments to leverage the power of the cloud while ensuring they meet required levels of security, performance and availability.

Cloud computing is an important and growing platform for Instant-On Enterprises, where everything and everyone is connected. Instant-On Enterprises require IT environments that are flexible, automated and secure, and able to quickly adjust to changing demand.

Mr. Rommel Marcojos, Services Manager of Nokia Philippines

Nokia, the No. 1 mobile phone brand, continues to reach its goals in the applications game, getting over 1 million monthly downloads on its Ovi Store from users here in the Philippines. According to Benoit Nalin, general manager of Nokia Philippines, the number of daily downloads has increased since September 2010 to over 1 million last December 31, 2010, posting an impressive growth of 75% in just three months. This latest achievement could be attributed to the Ovi Store’s updated and friendlier feel as well as providing more choices for applications, themes and games for download-loving Pinoys. These apps were also made easily available for Nokia Symbian smartphone users, which gave Ovi Store a wider edge among this increasing demographic of mobile phone users.

Microsoft Philippines has gathered all Philippine-based developers and IT professionals in this year’s WHO DUNN I.T. an event which seeks to promote the talents and skills of local developers in the IT community.

With the theme, “Best Practices. Innovation. See How Professionals do I.T.,” WHO DUNN I.T. offers talented developers and professionals in the country a chance to share and exchange their best IT knowledge, practices and solutions using Microsoft technology.

Western Digital®, a leader in the desktop, mobile, high-capacity enterprise and consumer markets for hard drives, showcased to the local media covering the Information technology and lifestyle beats the capabilities and features of its various solutions, including its popular digital home entertainment media center and its newest storage products and technologies.

The WD Caviar® Green™ 3TB is currently the world’s largest capacity SATA hard drive available in the market. As the latest member of its WD Caviar Green family of SATA hard drives, the new eco-friendly hard drives deliver up to a massive 3 terabytes (TB) of storage capacity on a single drive by utilizing 750 GB-per-platter areal density.


Mr. Benjamin Wong, Managing Director of MMD Singapore

The new generation Ultra-Slim Philips Blade LED monitor presents a 12.9mm chassis, making it one of the slimmest in the world. Using the latest Slim LED technology, Blade challenges conventional dimensions so that you can add cutting-edge style to your living space.

Besides being stunningly beautiful, the Blade is power packed with Philips proprietary image technologies in its slender chassis. By combining smart design and smart technologies, the Blade is a total package that lets you access a new world of visual perfection with flair.

Micro-D International (MDi), Inc. signed a strategic partnership agreement with HP Philippines to be its Gold Partner, MDi will be a key System Integrator for HP Networking. As a Gold Partner, MDi will be a key System Integrator for HP Networking products in the Philippines, offering the full range of HP Networking product portfolio to customers across all market segments.

Since 1988, MDi has been a trusted and pioneering information and communications technology solutions provider in the Philippines, providing highly-skilled expertise to integrate and implement proven, state-of-the art technologies that enable business growth for companies of all sizes.

The Partnership with HP puts MDi’s in a more strategic market position in network and security due to more complete product portfolio. MDi’s unique advantage includes system integration capabilities for all technologies in the data center, with HP storage and server solutions in the pipeline as well.