Sanjiv Kumar Mittal is the new Joint Secretary, e-governance, DEITY

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The government of India has appointed Sanjiv Kumar Mittal, as joint secretary, e-governance, in the department of electronics and information technology (DEITY). The 1987 batch UP cadre Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer replaces Rajendra Kumar, a 1992

India has 350 million Internet users

NEW DELHI, INDIA: India has added 52 million Internet users in first six months of the year, taking the total user base to 352 million as on June 30, 2015, industry body IAMAI said. Nearly 213 million (over 60 percent)

Snapdeal acquires AI start-up

MUMBAI, INDIA: Snapdeal has acquired Reduce Data; a Silicon Valley based artificial intelligence start-up. The acquisition is a part of the company’s strategy to strengthen its discovery platform as the e-commerce major competes with giants like Flipkart and Amazon. Founded

Wipro CISO attacks end-point security

INDIA: Wipro Ltd. has deployed the Security Connected framework of Intel Security to enhance endpoint protection

ISO 27001 compliance does not guarantee enterprise security

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Sonal Desai MUMBAI, INDIA: Changing business paradigms are forcing the CIOs and CISOs to rethink security strategies.

Digitization in government driving India biometrics market

MUMBAI, INDIA: The biometrics market in India is projected to grow at a CAGR of over

Indian pleads guilty to sending damaging computer code

NEW YORK: A 33-year-old IT manager of Indian origin has pleaded guilty to sending damaging computer

Hilton ups local flavor with Uber partnership

MUMBAI, INDIA: Hilton Worldwide has partnered with Uber streamline the travel experience for Hilton guests. Through

Delhi Woman ends rape accusation lawsuit against Uber

MUMBAI, INDIA: An Indian woman who sued Uber after accusing one of its drivers of raping her

Zakir Hussain Rangwala promoted as Country Head, ESET

MUMBAI, INDIA: ESET, global provider of security solutions has promoted Zakir Hussain Rangwala as Country Head. Prior

Ciena veteran joins Infinera

CALIFORNIA: Infinera, a provider of intelligent transport networks has appointed Nick Walden as Senior Vice President,

AMD demos hardware-based GPU virtualization

NEW DELHI, INDIA: AMD at VMworld 2015 demonstrated the AMD Multiuser GPU– a hardware-based GPU virtualization

India’s security spending to rise by 8.3pc in 2015

BANGALORE, INDIA: Security spending in India is on pace to reach $1.11 billion in 2015, up

NASSCOM startups woo Kolkata’s app developers

KOLKATA, INDIA: To inspire and empower the new age developers, 10,000 Startups along with IBM recently

Wipro’s vision for next-gen workplace

BANGALORE, INDIA: Wipro’s end-user computing vision is to deliver a simple, agile and digital workplace solution

Gandhi’s Khadi gets a cloud spin

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Delhi-based Sarvoday Ashram, which makes handspun and handwoven fabrics that support environment, inclusive

3 ways to protect your PCs from Ashley Madison spam mails

MUMBAI, INDIA: Scammers have moved quickly to take advantage of the Ashley Madison data breach and

Websites do not miss this!

BANGALORE, INDIA: Indusface has released a list of important statistics related to information security that every

NTT is expanding cloud-based ERP

TOKYO: NTT Communications, the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, is expanding

An Ultra-New Tech Skyline at Godrej – But Why?

Pratima H MUMBAI, INDIA: Godrej’s 2020 vision is witnessing a big chapter this year, with the