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By Trond Sjøvang
Published: 27. Feb 2008, 11:20


The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim represents academic eminence in technology and the natural sciences as well as in other academic disciplines ranging from the social sciences, the arts, medicine, architecture to fine art.


ASUS, a technology-oriented company blessed with one of the world's top R&D teams, is well known for high-quality and innovative technology. As a leading provider of 3C (computers, communications and consumer electronics) total solutions, ASUS offers a complete product portfolio to compete in the new millennium.


BaneTele AS owns and operates a nationwide fiberoptical network in Norway. The network is deployed from the south to the very north of the country, comprising more than 13.000 kilometers of fiber (20.500 km when including the infrastructure of our partners). This modern, high-capacity, redundant network reaches all major access hubs in Norway.


Intel pushes the boundaries of innovation so our work can make people's lives more exciting, fulfilling, and manageable. And our work never stops. We never stop looking for the next leap ahead—in technology, education, culture, manufacturing, and social responsibility. And we never stop collectively delivering better solutions with greater benefits for everyone.


Entering the memory market in August 2000, OCZ Technology was built around the determination to manufacture the best high speed DDR and RDRAM. OCZ was founded by enthusiasts, for enthusiasts, and our commitment to the end-user has not digressed. OCZ Technology has been an innovator in many areas.


Panther Trading was founded may 2006 by Øystein Ødeverp and their first product, the Panther Energy Cooler-slush was a success and received very good acceptance by the customers. In December 2006 Panther released their Panther Energy Drink and Panther Energy Drink. Panther is now back on The Gathering for the second time in a row (though they wont bring their Frozen Bar).


By choosing netshop when buying computer equipment, you can be sure that you are in the best hands. Our personel are experienced in the computer business, and we know how to make and keep our customers satisfied. We guarantee fast delivery and high quality products as well as good costumer support and a good return policy.


Creative is the worldwide leader in digital entertainment products for the personal computer (PC) and the Internet. Creative was founded in Singapore in 1981 with the vision that multimedia would revolutionize the way people interact with their PCs. Famous for its Sound Blaster sound cards and for launching the multimedia revolution, Creative is now driving digital entertainment on the PC platform with products like its highly acclaimed ZEN line of digital audio players.


Razer collaborates with gamers to develop, manufacture and market cutting-edge gaming peripherals utilizing proprietary technologies that give gamers the competitive edge. We reinvented the computer gaming industry by bringing this competitive edge to gamers when professional computer gaming was in its infancy. In the mid 90s, with the advent of networked gaming and competitive first-person-shooter (FPS) games, gamers found that their legacy peripherals were inhibiting rather than enhancing their gameplay.


For more than 50 years, the name Sennheiser has stood for top-quality products and tailor-made solutions in all areas of sound recording, transmission and reproduction. Microphones and headphones of every kind, RF transmission equipment ranging from vocals microphones to complete systems for musicals, conference and visitor guidance systems, products for the hearing impaired and headsets for aviation - Sennheiser products have become firmly established at the pinnacle of audio technology throughout the world.


Founded in 1989 and set up in Taiwan, ZyXEL is now the leading provider of complete broadband access solutions for service providers, as well as business and home users. ZyXEL solutions boast the latest, hottest networking features such as Triple Play, Quality of Service (QoS), Network Security and Network Management. Both corporate and home users can take advantage of ZyXEL products and services to enjoy high quality, versatile media applications in a secure and manageable networking environment.


TeliaSonera International Carrier offers the international online gaming community a variety of high-quality gaming platform services.

Publishers, developers and Internet service providers use our services to offer gamers around the world the perfect gaming experience.

Our portfolio includes Internet access and transit, voice over IP, hardware and management, data center and high-density collocation services. Customers can tailor their own solution, or outsource their game server hosting to us.

We are owned by TeliaSonera, the leading Nordic communications group. The group is financially strong and has been in the market for 150 years. So you can trust our ability to deliver today now and in the future.


Ementor is the largest infrastructure solution and product provider in Norway and has been a provider of such services since 1968. Ementor has local presence and competence through six offices throughout Norway and is the most certified IT supplier in the country with more than 1,200 certifications among its employees. The certifications secure the customer of high competence within the delivered solutions and products. Ementor is the largest provider of HP, SUN and Cisco products and among the largest providers of Microsoft and IBM products in Norway. Ementor holds the certifications of Cisco Gold Partner, HP Business Partner, IBM Premier Business Partner and Microsoft Gold Certified Partner in Norway.

NTE Bredbaand

For us in NTE aiming at broadband is a natural step further. For almost a 100 years they have been working with infrastructure and stretched cables to the thousands of homes. Their experience and qualifications makes them a safe and professional supplier, also of broadband services.

Sun Microsystems

Sun Microsystems Inc., (NASDAQ: JAVA) develops the technologies that power the global marketplace. Guided by a singular vision -- "The Network is the Computer" -- Sun drives network participation through shared innovation, community development and open source leadership.


Cisco enables people to make powerful connections-whether in business, education, philanthropy, or creativity. Cisco hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible-providing easy access to information anywhere, at any time.


The Norwegian School of Information Technology (NITH) is the only Norwegian university college that specializes in information technology. NITH is also the country's largest provider of bachelor's degree in the field of Information Systems. There are currently three different game programmes within the bachelor degree; Technical game design, Creative game design and Game programming.


Through research, education and passing on knowledge, the Department of Informatics (IFI) will contribute to form tomorrows work force, create profitable workplaces and develop the informatics profession to the best for our society.

  • NTNU
  • Asus
  • Intel
  • Cisco
  • Razer
  • Netshop
  • Netshop
  • Sun Microsystems
  • ifi
  • BaneTele
  • Creative
  • Panther

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