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What’s in a Name?
Hewlett-Packard, following a path recently trod by IBM, has decided to maintain a single 'e-PC' product name, eliminating the e-Vectra and e-Brio names.

name dropper  in a Name? What’s in a Name? R. Krause - October 23, 2000 Event Summary On October 9, Hewlett-Packard announced that it will forgo the creation of an e-Brio line of e-PC products for small business, and instead lump the e-Vectra and e-Brio lines under the SMB e-PC banner. HP's e-PCs are small, stripped-down versions of the standard desktop machine, competing in the same market as Compaq's iPAQ and IBM's NetVista products. Currently, the standard Vectra product line is aimed at the corporate PC

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name dropper  history by changing its name to Crystal Decisions . Crystal Decisions is an information infrastructure company that is a market leader in reporting, analysis and information delivery through its flagship product, Crystal Reports. As of November 2000, Crystal Decisions attained new ownership through the privatization of its former parent company, Seagate Technology. An investment group led by Silver Lake Partners and executive management from Seagate Technology now own Crystal Decisions. According to the Read More

Oracle FSM—One Name, Three Different Products


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name dropper  Seeks Clarity With A Name Change Knosys Seeks Clarity With A Name Change M. Reed - May 25, 2001 Event Summary Knosys, Inc. has announced that it has changed its company name to ProClarity Corporation . The goal of the name change is to leverage the strength of the ProClarity product line and to align its corporate and product brand identities. ProClarity Corporation stated that it will continue to empower companies to increase efficiency and effectiveness by providing a platform for delivering tailored, Read More

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Prognoz


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