Experts IT Quiz-4 [ex-IT Company Names]

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Experts IT Quiz-4 [ex-IT Company Names]

Famous IT companies such as IBM,Xerox etc. That we today know them by their current names did not had these names when they were actually started. Many companies changed their names from time to time so that it could be branded and could stick to a persons�tongue. They wanted names which were easy to remember, nice to pronounce and had some meaning. I know many of you would not have even imagine about this. Attempting this quiz will let you know previous names of some famous IT companies. THESE TYPE OF QUESTIONS ARE FREQUENTLY ASKED IN COMPETITIONS such as TCS IT WIZ. ��


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    IBM today known as "International Business Machines" was earlier known as ________ when several companies merged together. [ACRONYM ACCEPTED] either write the FULL NAME or just ACRONYM 
  • 2. 
    Oracle as been renamed twice, its oldest name was Software Development Laboratories [SDL].After that it was renamed to _______  
    • A. 

      Geophysical Service Inc.

    • B. 

      Relational Software Inc.

    • C. 

      Relational Service Inc.

    • D. 

      Geophysical Software Inc.

  • 3. 
    Started as Tokyo Telecommunications Engineering Corporation in 1946 by Akio Morita & Masaru Ibuka. its Current name. 
  • 4. 
    This company was started by Hisashige Tanaka in 1875 as Tokyo Electric Works. it was later renamed __________
  • 5. 
    Accenture was earlier known as __________
  • 6. 
    A major CDMA mobile service provider which was started as Tata Teleservices was later renamed to _________ 
  • 7. 
    The owner of this company wanted to keep the company name as LINDOWS. But due to copyright issues with microsoft the owner had to give it some other name. what was the name given to it later _________
  • 8. 
    'Syzygy' started by Nolan Bushnell was renamed to Atari. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    This company was the division of Lucas Films Ltd. Steve Jobs after leaving apple purchased it and named it as ___________
  • 10. 
    Founded by Steve Case as 'Quantum Computer Services' in 1985. Later in 1989 it was renamed ________ [write the FULL NAME or just its ACRONYM]