Selling to an IT buyer? Face-time matters, Cans don’t

MUMBAI, INDIA: While customers are more empowered and informed today than ever before, they still prefer

Stayzilla to host hackathon in Bangalore on Jan 31

BANGALORE, INDIA: Stayzilla, the online marketplace for stays in India will host its ‘Data-to-product’ coding hackathon, on January 31 in Bangalore. The 24-hour coding event is open for developers and technology enthusiasts to build innovative web based as well as mobile applications from raw data.

Revenue uptick, T2M and customer exp pushing DevOps as much as App Perf

INDIA: DevOps has been creating a lot of buzz in the recent IT past and here’s a glimpse of how Asia-Pacific side of the globe in particular, is anchoring this new trend. To measure the success of their DevOps implementation,

MPS chases faster data recovery, RTO with Dell

INDIA: Dell announced that it has successfully deployed DL4000 Backup and Recovery Appliance, running Dell AppAssure for MPS Limited, an end-to-end publishing services provider that covers content for print, online and mobile media. With the deployment of solutions, MPS Limited

Found the Lollipop bug in Moto? Now fix it

BANGALORE, INDIA: All the Motorola smartphone users who received the latest Android Lollipop update yesterday might still be exploring the update. But, you would have seen something queer in the menu. Well here is something which you can fix (that

Zomato goes strong with seventh acquisition

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Zomato has announced the acquisition of Turkey’s Mekanist  in all cash deal. This acquisition will increase Zomato’ s restaurant coverage to more than 50,000 restaurants across Turkey. Deepinder Goyal, founder and CEO of Zomato, said, “Mekanist has established

Google and VMware collaborate on enterprise public cloud

PALO ALTO, USA: VMware has announced an expanded agreement with Google to deliver greater enterprise access to public cloud services via VMware vCloud Air. As part of this agreement, Google Cloud Platform will be tightly integrated into vCloud Air, providing

Twitter renders privacy to its users

BANGALORE, INDIA: Twitter has brought in new features which gives the users privacy. It now allows you to read (or watch) Tweets but converse about them privately. Users can continue a public conversation privately with a smaller group, or start

IoT one of core drivers of integration in 2015: Intel

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BANGALORE, INDIA: A fresh, new year, new predictions, new trends, and well, everything new. I met up with Sunit Rikhi, VP, Technology & Manufacturing Group, GM, Intel Custom Foundry, Intel Corp., during his recent trip to India. Here’s the outcome

Digital SMBs: $11.6bn opportunity for tech cos

BANGALORE, INDIA: Digital enablement of Indian SMBs presents a multi-billion dollar opportunity for tech vendors. A recent study by Zinnov on ‘Digital SMBs’ says that digital enablement of the SMB is going to present a $25.8 Billion for tech vendors by 2020.

‘Viral innovation’ to bring industrial revolution?

BANGALORE, INDIA: NI has released NI Trend Watch 2015 report. The second annual report examines topics – from the industrialization of the Internet of Things (IoT) to the growth impact of the maker movement. NI Trend Watch 2015 covers trends in

Amazon announces enterprise email service

SEATTLE: Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), announced managed business email and calendaring service called Amazon WorkMail- a move which pits it against Microsoft and Google. Hosting email on-premises requires expensive hardware, complex software licensing, and ongoing maintenance work. Existing cloud email services

Savera Marketing brings Wi-Fi Extender

MUMBAI, INDIA: Savera Marketing has announced the launch of mini smart Wi-Fi Extender – EW-7438RPn from Edimax. This N300 Wi-Fi extender is super-small with 3 modes-in-one and a free EdiRange companion app for Android & iOS. The EW-7438RPn mini is

Graphene gets Rs. 4.95 cr from Karnataka Govt. semicon fund

BANGALORE, INDIA: The Karnataka Semiconductor Venture Capital Fund (KARSEMVEN Fund) provided a fund of Rs. 4.95 crores to Graphene Semiconductor Services Pvt. Ltd. Karnataka Semiconductor Venture Capital Fund (KARSEMVEN Fund) is a SEBI registered Venture Capital Fund launched during the FY

Symantec info. management biz. to be called Veritas

BANGALORE, INDIA: Symantec Corp. today announced Veritas Technologies Corporation as the name for its independent publicly traded information management company, which will be created following the completion of the previously announced separation into two companies. “Veritas remains a powerful brand

Airtel brings video collaboration to SMEs at zero capex

BANGALORE, INDIA: Airtel today announced managed Room Telepresence service for businesses at Rs. 799 per day per room cost. With zero CAPEX and at no additional cost, enterprises especially the small and mid-sized organizations will now be able to upgrade

Belling the Contract Monster at KPIT

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Pratima H PUNE, INDIA: When Icertis’ Contract Management was deployed to automate KPIT‘s end-to-end contracting processes, including contracts based on the counterparty’s templates, a lot was expected in terms of proactive alerts and notifications, with an escalation mechanism and dashboard

Self-service analytics tops BI usage, but..

MUMBAI, INDIA:  The rise of data discovery, access to multistructured data, data preparation tools and smart capabilities will further democratize access to analytics and stress the need for governance. Gartner predicts that by 2017, most business users and analysts in

Find video reviews and visit the best restaurants in the city

BANGALORE, INDIA: Tried new eateries in your city? This mobile app helps you to find out the best food joints, try them out and spread the word. Khaugalideals has released its mobile app with a new feature introduced as VID-VIEW

Mi 4 launched at Rs. 19,999, registration begins today

BANGALORE, INDIA: Mi India launched its Mi 4 for Rs. 19,999, which will go on sale on February 10 exclusively on Flipkart. Pre- registrations for the device will start at 6PM today. The device is powered by a 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801