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    Brazilian IT firms target CeBIT


    (Photo: Wikimedia) At least 12 Brazilian IT firms will be present at this year's CeBIT high-tech fair, as the country attempts to boost the global competitiveness of its IT sector Softex, Brazil's software industry association, is organizing the companies' presence at the annual fair in Hanover. Brazil was CeBIT's ...

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    Visteon to do more testing locally in Brazil


    With the expansion, Visteon can handle more tests locally in Brazil than it could before (Photo: Visteon) Visteon Corporation is expanding automotive component testing capabilities at its engineering test center in Brazil. The US-based automotive supplier said it will start performing thermal cycle tests on internal and external components for ...

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    NAVTEQ’s Traffic Patterns now available in Brazil


    NAVTEQ said its Traffic Patterns routing software, which helps commuters circumvent congestion, is now available in Brazil. The mapping and location data specialist, which is owned by Finnish mobile phone company Nokia, said launch coverage for the Brazil edition of Traffic Patterns includes nearly 11,000 kilometers of roads in six ...

  • car theft

    Brazil delays mandatory vehicle tracking until end 2011


    Brazil will implement a high-tech solution to combat growing rates of car theft Brazil has delayed until next year plans that will require all new vehicles to be equipped with GPS-based anti-theft vehicle tracking systems. The country's National Traffic Council (CONTRAN) issued a new resolution November 24 that says all ...

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    Business IT South America, Brazil


    Business IT South America (BITS) will take place in Porto Alegre, Brazil May 10-12, 2011. The conference and fair will focus on four IT areas: Business IT ICT Infrastructure Communications B2B and Local Based Services Future Lab Banking Finance and Public Sector BITS is supported by ...