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Software Company Red Hat banks on India to hit $ 5 billion turnover in 5 years

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:54:28 GMT

(image) Red Hat-supported software is already being used by the Indian government’s biometric idenitification program — Aadhaar. 

Bus bay technology wins Infy Maker Award

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 06:10:15 GMT

(image) Prasad's innovation won the Infy Maker Award, which awards Rs 5 lakh each to 20 innovators from across India for creating products that solve social issues.

What messaging apps share with law/government agencies

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 22:25:22 GMT

(image) WhatsApp does not store messages, pictures, videos etc., shared between people.

India driving Oracle's growth in cloud space: Top executive

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:52:32 GMT

(image) According to analysts and industry reports, the overall Cloud market in the Asia-Pacific region stands at 4.4 billion in 2016, with a 26.8 per cent year-on-year growth.

Ransomware emerges as the most dangerous cyberthreat facing consumers: Norton by Symantec

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:13:50 GMT

(image) Consumer ransomware campaigns are automated, with most attack groups simply attempting to infect as many computers as possible to maximise their returns.

IBM sets up emergency command centre for Tamil Nadu govt

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:14:00 GMT

(image) Based on IBM's cloud and analytics technologies and services, the centre will be located in Chennai. It has been funded through an IBM grant of $2 million.

Indian digital classified industry to touch $1.2 billion by 2020: Google-KPMG report

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:05:10 GMT

(image) Platforms catering to multiple categories would continue to lead with about 30 per cent market share of total digital classifieds in 2020 at about $346 million.

Carlyle-backed Newgen KnowledgeWorks acquires Pune-based e-learning firm

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:09:56 GMT

(image) US private equity giant Carlyle had invested $32.8 million in December 2014, to acquire a majority stake in Newgen KnowledgeWorks.

Worldwide server market revenue declines 0.8 per cent even as shipments rise 2 per cent in Q2 2016

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 11:19:41 GMT

(image) Dell moved into the No. 1 position in server shipments in the second quarter of 2016, with 8.9 per cent growth, garnering 19.2 per cent market share.

AI-powered bots to change customers' experience: Satya Nadella

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 05:45:03 GMT

(image) "Bots are now learning in human context and the relevant thing for us is to make them intelligent as we learn from customers' experience," Nadella said.

US data firm Factset to set up its largest global office in Hyderabad

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 05:28:00 GMT

(image) Factset has agreed to acquire 8.6 lakh sq ft of high-end office space at Divyasree Orion Special Economic Zone in Gachibowli, one of the persons said.

ZF to open India's first tech development center in Hyderabad

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 15:25:20 GMT

(image) The facility will be operational by January 2017 and will house 2,500 engineers by 2020. It will develop electronics embedded software and mechanical engineering.

Intel to spin out McAfee cyber-security unit into new company

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 01:14:46 GMT

(image) McAfee will be one of the largest cybersecurity firms and will be led by Chris Young, senior vice president and general manager of Intel's security group.

How you can can get Reliance Jio SIM

Sat, 03 Sep 2016 11:11:41 GMT

(image) Reliance Jio company is also rolling out instant Aadhar-based eKYC activations, which will allow customers to get Jio connections within 15 minutes. Jio reportedly has already activated sales and distribution channels to support the upcoming commercial launch.

MyJio apps top draw on Google & Apple stores

Fri, 02 Sep 2016 22:54:58 GMT

(image) At least six Reliance Jio apps raced up the popularity charts a day after Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani offered them for free for more than a year.