10,000 Indian SMBs to be cloud-enabled by 2016

MUMBAI, INDIA: The Federation of Indian Micro and Small & Medium Enterprises (FISME) and Microsoft have come together to enable more than 10,000 micro, small and medium enterprises across the country to adopt cloud computing. According to the NASSCOM and

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey pushes for leaner ops, to fire 4,000 employees

MUMBAI, INDIA: Barely days after new Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey took office; he has announced a tough decision. The social media magnate has decided to lay-off 4,200 employees in a bid to push for a leaner operation focused on winning

How to prevent improper use of big data analytics?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Analytics projects that utilize big data or advanced analytics are popular but present a heightened risk of failure, according to Gartner. Failure to properly understand and mitigate the risks can have a number of unintended and highly impactful

ZenithOptimedia to set up Singapore technology hub

SINGAPORE:ZenithOptimedia, a media services firm, has announced plans to set up its first regional analytics and technology hub for Asia in Singapore. Gerry Boyle, chairman of ZenithOptimedia Asia Pacific, said, “This initiative recognises the increasing importance of creating Asia-specific data

With eye on big data, STT expanding data centers

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SINGAPORE: Singapore Technologies Telemedia (STT) seems to be on a rapid investment spree despite global economic uncertainties. The reason being the company has developed a keen interest in big data, is therefore expanding data centers—either by acquiring new or upgrading

Government owes Rs 5,000 crore in contract payments to IT services companies

MUMBAI, INDIA: Industry body NASSCOM has expressed concern over the pending dues to the IT services firms, by various government organizations. According to NASSCOM, various government departments owe about Rs 5,000 crore in contract payments to IT services companies. Large

Using cloud for brain injury research

BANGALORE, INDIA: Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS) has signed a research collaboration agreement (RCA) with Universiti

10 strategic technology trends for 2016

MUMBAI, INDIA: Gartner has highlighted the top 10 strategic technology trends that will be strategic for

PC mkt for Q3 in APAC gets dismal

MUMBAI, INDIA: PC shipments in EMEA totaled 20 million units in the third quarter of 2015,

Modern Offices! Where did the furniture go?

Pratima H MUMBAI, INDIA: Just when the sand settled after BYOD storms, the world seems to

Our police force is weary of social media

MUMBAI, INDIA: They have cracked the toughest of cases, faced a volley of bullets to protect

India start-up creates record, gets pre-orders worth $500,000

KOCHI, INDIA: Kerala-based start-up Exploride has raised more than $500,000 in pre-orders within 40 days of

Will Apple iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus cost more in India?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Will the Apple iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus cost more in India? According

Some apps missing from the App Store

MUMBAI, INDIA: Apple yesterday said that it has removed some applications from its App Store. However,

Why did Mark Zuckerberg acquire Oculus Rift?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Any guesses, why Mark Zuckerberg, CEO, Facebook, acquired Oculus Rift? Well, he wants to

7 skills to uplift your resume for an IT job

MUMBAI, INDIA: According to jobsite JobBuzz, the following skills will surely uplift your resume if you

Dell EMC merger could be a win-win for all

S Ramdas The Wall Street Journal reported about speculations around a potential Dell EMC merger on

Revealed! Leadership secrets for a digital enterprise

MUMBAI, INDIA: Leadership must understand the critical forces driving digital to the core of products and

Hockey World League begins online ticket sales

RAIPUR, INDIA: Hockey India (HI) on Thursday has started the online ticket sales for the much

UAE Exchange injects TMS with new IT

MUMBAI, INDIA: UAE Exchange, a remittance, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, has tied up with