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Global smart airports market is to be $13 billion industry by 2020

DUBLIN, IRELAND: With the better technologies in the smart airports market, the smart airports market is estimated to be at $9,718.07 million in 2014, and is expected to register a CAGR of 5.61%, to reach $13,481.17 million by 2020, says

Facebook brings anonymous chat app ‘Rooms’

BANGALORE, INDIA: Facebook has come up with a new app, Rooms.  It lets you chat with your friends on the common topic and share things. A room is a feed of photos, videos, and text, with a topic determined by whoever

Stepping into the role of strategic CIO

Kapil Dev Singh No other CXO role has ever been as complex as the role of the CIOs today.  On one hand, they are the custodians of the complex IT infrastructure. On the other hand they are expected to be

Indian Railways’ enquiry app now on Android

BANGALORE, INDIA: Railway passengers can now easily enquire about trains.The Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS) has now launched Android mobile app  after it had launched on Windows 8. The new National Train Enquiry System (NTES) mobile app is free

Second mobile access control pilot sees sucess

BANGALORE, INDIA: HID Global, a leader in secure identity solutions, has announced that it has completed its second successful mobile access control pilot with RFI Communications & Security Systems at Netflix, the world’s leading Internet subscription service for enjoying TV

Mobile biometrics

Anne Robins Finding mobile authentication solutions that balance security, cost and user needs is a growing challenge for today’s businesses. Long, complex passwords are difficult to remember and almost impossible to use on mobile devices. Smartcards and one-time password (OTP)

How to make use of Provident Fund portability through UAN

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Gone are the days when employees had struggle with multiple Employees Provident Fund accounts on change of jobs. The provident fund portability through the Universal Account Number (UAN), launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi,  is all set

Fujitsu’s ETERNUS DX eases disaster recovery for SMEs

BANGALORE, INDIA: Fujitsu safeguards small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from the high risks of data-loss due to disaster without adding complexity to their ICT infrastructure. ETERNUS Storage Cluster enables transparent failover of ETERNUS DX storage systems to automatically keep businesses

Wipro reports 8pc increase in Q2 profits

BANGALORE, INDIA: IT services provider, Wipro today posted a net profit of 20.8 billion, a sequential decline of 1 percent from 21.03 billion in Q1, despite an increase of 8 percent from 19.32 billion in Q2, 2013. The IT services

Android malware threats increasing in numbers

MUMBAI, INDIA: The Quick Heal Security Threat Report for the third quarter of 2014 (July -September) vouches for the fact that Android malware threats are only increasing in numbers, and same goes with the Windows platform. Key findings for Android:

Build the right IT infrastructure to harness the power of analytics

Viswanath Ramaswamy Big data rightfully is considered as a “natural resource” today. It is being put to its maximum use in order to predict consumer behavior and demand and to earn consumer loyalty. Thus, developing to become a business relevant

Impact of IoT on IT, Business and our Lives

By Sridhar Iyengar INDIA: The Internet connects people together via business and social communication or with

IoT Innovations at CeBIT 2014

By Mehul Lanvers Shah INDIA: If you think the digital world is thriving now, you should

Impact of ‘Internet of Things’ in Retail

By Ajit Narayanan INDIA: IoT has caught the imagination of technology enthusiasts and there are many predictions

Wearable Technology in Healthcare: A peek

By Rajiv Kapur INDIA: Today, consumers already use devices to monitor their health and fitness stats via

Build your own IoT Hacks !

By Anindya Roy INDIA: By now, we have learnt about the hardware and services that enable IoT

Expect 32 Bn devices to be IoT-ready by 2020

By Adeesh Sharma INDIA: The growth in Internet consumption, social media and like, coupled with a strong

The Tech Behind Internet of Things

By Anuj Sharma INDIA: IoT is expected to be the next big revolution after the World

IBM disappointed with Q3 performance, divests low-performing business

BANGALORE, INDIA: IBM said it would divest semiconductor business, amidst dismal performance in the quarter ended

Airtel and Samsung launch India’s first Integrated Digital TV

BANGALORE, INDIA: Airtel digital TV, the Direct-To-Home (DTH) service from Bharti Airtel, today announced its partnership