Posts From Soma Tah

‘scalerator’ aims to enhance the collaboration between Israeli and Indian startups

BANGALORE, INDIA: Accenture, the Consulate General of Israel to South India, and NASSCOM have jointly launched ‘scalerator,’ an exclusive program that aims to enhance the collaboration between Israeli and Indian startups to create innovative solutions for global markets. Scalerator will identify

We are delivering engaging digital transformation solutions to customers: Sasken

Thomas George Today, digital technologies are helping businesses create new business models with new performance thresholds and outcomes and to help them through their digital transformation journey, Sasken has been strengthening competencies and capabilities in Digital Platforms, Mobility, UX/UI, IoT,

What keeps the innovation engine running at Salesforce?

Soma Tah Have you ever wondered what makes Salesforce- which was considered a disruptor in the CRM space -the most innovative company in the world? What do they do to keep the innovation engine running at full throttle? According to

Fortinet completes acquisition of Bradford Networks

BANGALORE, INDIA: Fortinet has completed the acquisition of Bradford Networks, which is trusted by large enterprises worldwide to protect and defend against threats from the ever-increasing digital attack surface. This helps Fortinet in further enhancing the Fortinet Security Fabric by

Empowering security leaders to take action

BANGALORE, INDIA: The overwhelming demands on security leaders today can have a paralyzing effect. Hence, at the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit, Gartner analysts provided guidance and insight which can empower these security leaders to take action. Much of

Blockchain poised to disrupt healthcare and senior care stands to gain significantly

Sunny KapoorCommerce has for centuries relied primarily on two things, namely trust and verified identities. On a much more simple note, having complete trust on what is being exchanged, and who is it that’s participating and confirming it! Modern commerce

GDPR: Consider it as a wake up call to reorganize your business and be future-ready

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been a wake-up call for many businesses around the world, as it made them to sit up and take a serious look at the data that they have been amassing. The new rules

Red Hat powers Tata Comm’s IZO Private Cloud

INDIA: To offer its enterprise customers a reliable hybrid cloud experience across the globe, Tata Communications has selected Red Hat Cloud Suite to enhance its IZO Private Cloud service. Today, enterprises are adopting private and hybrid cloud strategies to help

Oracle brings AI applications for smart manufacturing

USA: Oracle today announced new artificial intelligence (AI) cloud applications that enables manufacturers to spot anomalies during production, pinpoint the root cause of issues, and predict events before they occur. The new Oracle Adaptive Intelligent Applications for Manufacturing leverage machine learning and

A sizeable GDPR opportunity exists for the businesses who get it right

INDIA: With GDPR coming into effect tomorrow, there is a mixed picture across Europe when it comes to readiness. One in four will not be fully compliant by the end of this year, claims a report by Capgemini stating survey

Why Facebook continues to be the top sweet spot for cybercriminals?

INDIA: Did you know that popular social networking pages like Facebook, LinkedIn were frequently faked by cybercriminals to try and steal personal data via phishing attacks? Reports suggest that fake Facebook sites alone accounted for 60% of social network phishing in

Alibaba demonstrates smart ordering in cafe and restaurants using voice AI

Alibaba Machine Intelligence Technologies has unveiled an intelligent speech interaction technology aimed at “smart ordering” in cafes and restaurants. The new technology lets buyers order their food item or coffee by speaking to a smart ordering machine. The Alibaba DAMO

Synaptics will hire in Bangalore for new Design Center focusing on consumer IoT

BANGALORE, INDIA: The developer of human interface solutions, Synaptics has announced the opening of its new design center in Bangalore. The expansion in Bangalore will further Synaptics’ presence in India, in addition to its Hyderabad operations, and will develop leading-edge human

Indian cos in BCG’s Global Challengers 2018 list hint a major shift toward digital

INDIA: BCG has named 17 Indian companies that are driving the digital revolution in emerging markets as well as globally. Nowhere is the trend toward digitization more evident than among the 17 Indian challengers who are leveraging digital technologies both

HCL Tech joins BiTA to promote Blockchain adoption in the transportation sector

NEW DELHI, INDIA: HCL Technologies has joined the Blockchain in Transportation Alliance (BiTA), an organization dedicated to determining best practices and standards for Blockchain in the transportation industry. HCL will bring its deep expertise in digital technologies to the Alliance

ITC Infotech, PTC collaborate to offer AR solutions to the enterprises

BANGALORE, INDIA: ITC Infotech said it is collaborating PTC to offer Augmented Reality solutions using PTC’s Augmented Reality(AR) platform Vuforia. AR bridges the digital and physical worlds to create value across an enterprise and is emerging as one of the most

Akamai and MUFG to build a Blockchain-based payment network

BANGALORE, INDIA: Cloud delivery platform, Akamai Technologies, together with financial group MUFG has announced plans to offer a new blockchain-based online payment network to support digital payments at unparalleled scale. MUFG and Akamai intend to leverage the technology, built and

Dubai Police selects an Indian startup Staqu to fight crimes with advanced AI

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Gurgaon-based Artificial Intelligence startup Staqu will assist Dubai police in reducing the crime rate with its AI-powered predictive policing technology. Staqu made its way to the top slot, out of the 677 applications received by the Dubai

Cyber criminals are turning their attention to the supply chain

INDIA: On one hand, ransomware-related outsourced incident response engagements against financial institutions declined from 22% in 2016 to 5% last year, but on the other hand, the business and professional services supply chain has clearly become a prime target for

[24]7.ai chatbots now support Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant

INDIA: Customer engagement solutions provider, [24]7.ai has extended its conversational and transactional capabilities to support Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for [24]7 AIVA. The new voice-enabled capability within [24]7 AIVA enables companies to have conversational and transactional interactions with customers