Tech Products to Watch in 2003

A list, from UBS Warburg’s Research Report:

  • Nokia 3510I: Nokia expects this to be the highest selling phone in the world in 2003.
  • Microsoft CRM: Microsoft’s Navision and Great Plains acquisitions lead Microsoft’s charge into the small-med business.
  • Cisco MDS 9000 Storage Switch: Implications for Brocade and McData likely bigger than for Cisco.
  • Sun J2EE 1.4 spec: Next Java specification finally introduced in early
  • AMD Hammer: AMD’s much-delayed equivalent to Intel’s Itanium.
  • Intel Banias Chip: First architecture exclusively for mobile processors. Big focus on Wi-Fi.
  • Adobe Acrobat 6.0: Roughly 25% of Adobe’s revenues, next Acrobat product cycle could have major implications for Adobe.
  • .NET Server 2003: Upgrade to the server O/S version of Windows 2000 forms foundation for .NET.
  • Microsoft Office 11: Big Office upgrade already getting plenty of
    press. Focus on .NET, integrating XML into the suite.
  • Cometa Networks: Intel, AT&T, IBM initiative to develop Wi-Fi hot spots throughout the top 50 U.S. metropolitan areas in 03 and 04.

  • Published by

    Rajesh Jain

    An Entrepreneur based in Mumbai, India.