Dad’s Roast Custom Coffee wakes up to e-checks

FOLSOM, USA: MyECheck, Inc., a player in electronic check solutions for Internet and mobile payments, announced

New term at Univ of Leeds with VLE

MADISON, USA: Sonic Foundry, Inc., a player in video creation and management solutions, has been successfully rolled

Persistent Jive-s for enterprise collaboration

SANTA CLARA, CA: Persistent Systems  is going to showcase its new partnership with Jive Software, Inc,

60pc software installed in India in 2013 was unlicensed

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BANGALORE, INDIA: Despite being a cause of concern for the enterprises, the use of unlicensed software has not been reduced much. Although it exposes them to security risks and threats, enterprises are quite reluctant to change and take an effort to put

Big Data era is here. Are You Ready?

BANGALORE, INDIA: The world officially entered the age of the zettabyte (ZB) in 2010. That’s a 1 followed by 22 zeroes! According to the IDC, by 2020 all of the world’s digital data will amount to 35 ZB, 44 times

Traditional retailers can reinvent themselves with modern technology

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Gone are the days….when people used to depend on the local store owners’ judgement for their day-to-day shopping needs. Thanks to the technology evolution, people have got now more options on what to buy, how to buy and where to

The San Francisco 49ers score in digital X-rays

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK:  The San Francisco 49ers have selected a CARESTREAM DRX-Ascend System with a CARESTREAM DRX-1C detector for use at its training and medical facility located at Levi’s Stadium, which opened in August. The stadium is the new home

Xerox to manage IT for Allegion

NORWALK, USA: Global Home and business security solutions provider Allegion plc  has selected Xerox to support the company’s IT infrastructure as part of a five-year agreement. Xerox will support Allegion’s infrastructure by managing IT services 24/7, allowing Allegion to continue

NCR spruces up for Apple Pay

DULUTH, USA: The NCR SilverTM mobile point-of-sale (POS) system for small businesses is now offering remote payment and order ahead capabilities that are compatible and operable with Apple PayTM, a service that will transform mobile payments with an easy, secure

NHS Wales Informatics rethinks integration platform

LONDON, UK: NHS Wales Informatics Service has selected Fiorano Software to provide the replacement of its current integration platform. NHS Wales is deploying the Fiorano solution to intelligently integrate its national systems, such as the Welsh Clinical Portal, Test Requesting

Enterprise S/w mkt to grow by 13 pc

GOA, INDIA: The enterprise software market in India is projected to reach $4.2 billion in 2014, a 13 per cent increase over 2013 revenue of $3.7 billion, according to Gartner, Inc. The market is projected to total $4.7 billion in

Datacenter management is important for the IT decisions makers in India

BANGALORE, INDIA: Dell announced the results of its Future Ready IT Survey conducted by Penn Schoen Berland (PSB), to identify the key requirements driving IT decision making across the globe. The survey interviewed respondents about the most important IT trends,

HCL Technologies reports 32pc rise in Q1 profit

HCL Technologies posted a net profit Rs.1,873crore in the quarter ended September 2014 – which grew by 32 percent YoY and 2.1 percent sequentially. India’s fourth largest software services exporter’s Q1 net profit was Rs.1,416 crore last year. The firm

SAP HANA and IBM Cloud come closer

WALLDORF, GERMANY: SAP SE and IBM announced that SAP has selected IBM as a premier strategic provider of cloud infrastructure services for its business-critical applications — accelerating customers’ ability to run core business in the cloud. SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud

Business-Tech to influence tech spends in a major way

NEW DELHI, INDIA: By 2017, Forrester expects the Business Technology (BT) agenda will rise to 31% of all purchases of technology goods and services by US governments and businesses. More importantly, BT agenda technologies will consume over half of new

The ‘fraud’ pea, the ‘travel’ mattress and the ‘IT’ princess

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MUMBAI, INDIA: There is suddenly a new moral in that legendary ‘Princess and the Pea’ tale. Somehow you pause to wonder whether the princess would have been able to feel the wicked pea, had it not been for years of

Intel introduces data protection technology to help bridge retail security gap

SANTA CLARA, USA: Intel Corporation introduced Intel Data Protection Technology for Transactions, the industry’s first solution to provide end-to-end encryption of consumer and financial data that is built into the point of sale (POS) platforms. Developed in collaboration with NCR,

Paragon Software releases backup and DR solution for business

FREIBURG, GERMANY: Paragon Software Group announces the release of Paragon Protect & Restore 3.5 – an advanced backup and dis aster recovery solution with centralized IT management for organizations employing diverse platforms and technologies in physical and virtual environments. The

VMware plans to expand VMware vCloud Air services

BARCELONA, SPAIN:Today at VMworld 2014 Europe, VMware, Inc. announced that it plans to bring VMware vCloud Air(previously VMware vCloud Hybrid Service), hybrid cloud platform to Germany. Complementing VMware’s UK location and vCloud Air® Network of service provider options, the new

Time for both Machinists and Digital Humanists in IT

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GOA, INDIA: On one hand the stress on solid processes and securing infrastructure would continue but on the other hand agility and digitization would run parallel and with equal force. Heralding the split-personality state in IT strategy, Peter Sondergaard, senior