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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,

Self-service analytics tops BI usage, but..

MUMBAI, INDIA:  The rise of data discovery, access to multistructured data, data preparation tools and smart

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

Mobile digital assistants at your command

BANGALORE, INDIA: Mobile digital assistant technologies, such as Google Now, Siri and Cortana, are already connecting pieces of need/want assessment, information gathering and evaluation — all elements along a buying process sans autonomous purchasing. Gartner predictions say that by year-end 2016,

Identity and access management trends for 2015

BANGALORE, INDIA: HID Global issued its outlook on the anticipated developments across key vertical industries in the secure identity and access marketplace. Dr. Selva Selvaratnam, senior VP and CTO with HID Global said, “Whether it’s moving campus IDs onto smartphones, or centralizing all identity management

Need for a cyber resilient smart city

Sanjay Rohatgi Until a decade or two ago, ‘Hack’ was a term relevant only to PCs or laptops. Little did we know then, that we would reach a point where it would spread its arms to watches, TVs, refrigerators and

2005-2014: The enterprise threat landscape then and now

USA: Arbor Networks, in its Annual Worldwide Infrastructure Security Report provided a view into the most critical security challenges facing today’s network operators. Arbor Networks Director of Solutions Architects Darren Anstee said: “In 2004, the corporate world was on watch for self-propagating worms like Slammer

PayPal opens Start Tank incubator for entrepreneurs

CHENNAI, INDIA: PayPal has opened the doors of its Start Tank incubator for students aspiring to start their own enterprise. The incubation center in Chennai, which hosts and grooms tech startup companies, now encourages student entrepreneurs from across top universities

Amazon holding an ‘invite-only’ sale of Micromax Yu Yureka today

BANGALORE, INDIA: If you are one of those Micromax Yu Yureka enthusiasts, who had booked the phone earlier but were unable to avail the product during the last sale, you stand a chance to get it today. Amazon.in is conducting an invite-only ‘Exclusive Access

IESA, UP Govt. sign MoU to promote ESDM start-ups in the state

NEW DELHI, INDIA: IESA (India Electronics & Semiconductor Association) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Uttar Pradesh for promoting ESDM industry ecosystem in the state. IESA will assist the Uttar Pradesh Government in: Fostering the Start-up

Facial recognition and noise-blocking keeping Polycom busy

HYDERABAD, INDIA: Polycom, Inc. has announced what it calls ‘new breakthroughs’ to its portfolio of video, voice and content collaboration solutions. The industry-first audio and video innovations, as Polycom tags them, have been developed to help organisations defy distance, create

Connected car, kitchen will push the boundaries of IoT

BANGALORE, INDIA: Gartner forecasts that 4.9 billion connected things will be in use in 2015, up 30 percent from 2014, and will reach 25 billion by 2020. Gartner made a series of further IoT predictions, including: By 2020, there will be

Qlik opening APIs for Open Source world

BANGALORE, INDIA: Qlik, a player in data discovery, has announced an extended commitment to the developer and open source communities with the launch of Qlik Branch. Designed as a collaborative workspace and open exchange, Qlik Branch claims to provide anyone

PSU Kiosk player boxes in 30 pc TCO

MUMBAI, INDIA: Dell announced that it has successfully deployed Dell OEM solutions for Agmatel, a provider of kiosks to the public sector in India. This implementation has helped Agmatel reduce their total cost of ownership by 30 per cent along

ISACA and CIOKlub help CIOs manage risks effectively

BANGALORE, INDIA: The fast paced adoption of digital technologies is challenging organizations, governments and regulators everywhere. They need the right strategies to extract value from these emerging technologies, while mitigating the risks arising therefrom. Amongst the prominent risks are the

Spice investing Rs 500 cr for new manufacturing unit in UP

LUCKNOW, INDIA: With a spurge in investments, now Spice Group has announced  an investment of Rs. 500 crores to set up a manufacturing unit in Uttar Pradesh. The manufacturing unit will bolster the company’s strategy to introduce affordable mobile internet devices

VMware hopeful of mobile-cloud prospects in India, shuffles top deck

BANGALORE, INDIA: VMware today announced key changes to its leadership team in India with the appointment of Sundar Balasubramanian as the Senior Director for General Business for VMware India. Sundar will be responsible for Partners and Alliances, and will also lead

Move around with portable video conferencing device

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The new Logitech ConferenceCam Connect is a portable all-in-one video conference solution for small and medium sized rooms. It works with any computing device with a USB connection, with virtually any videoconferencing system and it can be

Acer launches convertible notebook at Rs. 83,999

BANGALORE, INDIA: Acer has announced the Aspire R 13, the new convertible notebook that can transition between various notebook and tablet style modes of operation. The Aspire R 13 features Acer’s Ezel Aero Hinge that allows the display to rotate