Enterprise

InCred strengthens leadership; appoints Vivek Bansal as its CFO

By : Ashok Pandey

InCred has appointed Vivek Bansal as its Chief Financial Officer. A highly regarded finance professional with 20 years of rich domestic and international experience in the banking and financial services industry, Vivek brings on board his experience to strengthen InCred’s

Sasken Appoints Mihir Kumar as SVP and Head, Industrials Business

By : Ashok Pandey

Sasken Technologies Ltd. announced that it has onboarded Mihir Kumar as Senior VP and Head, Industrials Business Unit to lead the company’s efforts in the Industrials segment. Mihir has more than two decades of experience spanning across Product Engineering, Digital

Trend Micro Extends Container Security Solution to Work at the Speed of DevOps

By : Ashok Pandey

Trend Micro announced the expansion of its security solution for containers with Deep Security Smart Check. This component provides continuous container image scanning to complement the existing Deep Security runtime container protection. To spot malware and vulnerabilities most effectively, Trend Micro

What keeps the innovation engine running at Salesforce?

Soma Tah Have you ever wondered what makes Salesforce- which was considered a disruptor in the CRM space -the most innovative company in the world? What do they do to keep the innovation engine running at full throttle? According to

Fortinet completes acquisition of Bradford Networks

BANGALORE, INDIA: Fortinet has completed the acquisition of Bradford Networks, which is trusted by large enterprises worldwide to protect and defend against threats from the ever-increasing digital attack surface. This helps Fortinet in further enhancing the Fortinet Security Fabric by

Empowering security leaders to take action

BANGALORE, INDIA: The overwhelming demands on security leaders today can have a paralyzing effect. Hence, at the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit, Gartner analysts provided guidance and insight which can empower these security leaders to take action. Much of

GDPR: Consider it as a wake up call to reorganize your business and be future-ready

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been a wake-up call for many businesses around the world, as it made them to sit up and take a serious look at the data that they have been amassing. The new rules

Red Hat powers Tata Comm’s IZO Private Cloud

INDIA: To offer its enterprise customers a reliable hybrid cloud experience across the globe, Tata Communications has selected Red Hat Cloud Suite to enhance its IZO Private Cloud service. Today, enterprises are adopting private and hybrid cloud strategies to help

Oracle brings AI applications for smart manufacturing

USA: Oracle today announced new artificial intelligence (AI) cloud applications that enables manufacturers to spot anomalies during production, pinpoint the root cause of issues, and predict events before they occur. The new Oracle Adaptive Intelligent Applications for Manufacturing leverage machine learning and

A sizeable GDPR opportunity exists for the businesses who get it right

INDIA: With GDPR coming into effect tomorrow, there is a mixed picture across Europe when it comes to readiness. One in four will not be fully compliant by the end of this year, claims a report by Capgemini stating survey

Synaptics will hire in Bangalore for new Design Center focusing on consumer IoT

BANGALORE, INDIA: The developer of human interface solutions, Synaptics has announced the opening of its new design center in Bangalore. The expansion in Bangalore will further Synaptics’ presence in India, in addition to its Hyderabad operations, and will develop leading-edge human

HCL Tech joins BiTA to promote Blockchain adoption in the transportation sector

NEW DELHI, INDIA: HCL Technologies has joined the Blockchain in Transportation Alliance (BiTA), an organization dedicated to determining best practices and standards for Blockchain in the transportation industry. HCL will bring its deep expertise in digital technologies to the Alliance

ITC Infotech, PTC collaborate to offer AR solutions to the enterprises

BANGALORE, INDIA: ITC Infotech said it is collaborating PTC to offer Augmented Reality solutions using PTC’s Augmented Reality(AR) platform Vuforia. AR bridges the digital and physical worlds to create value across an enterprise and is emerging as one of the most

Akamai and MUFG to build a Blockchain-based payment network

BANGALORE, INDIA: Cloud delivery platform, Akamai Technologies, together with financial group MUFG has announced plans to offer a new blockchain-based online payment network to support digital payments at unparalleled scale. MUFG and Akamai intend to leverage the technology, built and

[24]7.ai chatbots now support Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant

INDIA: Customer engagement solutions provider, [24]7.ai has extended its conversational and transactional capabilities to support Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for [24]7 AIVA. The new voice-enabled capability within [24]7 AIVA enables companies to have conversational and transactional interactions with customers

Nokia to develop 500 digitally integrated smart villages in India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Nokia today announced its Smartpur project aiming to develop 500 digitally integrated and sustainable villages across India. In the first phase of the project, a pilot has been rolled out in Haryana and Tamil Nadu with Digital Empowerment Foundation

Microsoft using drone images and AI to help farmers improve farm yields

INDIA: Microsoft and drone maker, DJI are partnering to help farmers quickly get the information related to soil moisture in their fields and any pest infestation, without the need to spend hours and days spent walking or driving on the

Bharti Airtel gets future-ready with Oracle

INDIA: To improve business agility and for the digital enablement of its enterprise applications, Indian telecom major Bharti Airtel has recently adopted Oracle solutions to build a standard service-oriented architecture for all its ines of businesses (LOB). The telecom operator has four

Walmart confirms investing $16bn in Flipkart for a majority stake of 77pc

US retail behemoth, Walmart announced that it is acquiring approximately 77 percent in Flipkart for $16 billion for a valuation of over $20 billion. The investment includes $2 billion of new equity funding. The remainder of the business will be held

SUSE simplifies software-defined infra deployment needs with OpenStack Cloud 8

BANGALORE, INDIA: SUSE has unveiled its latest enterprise-ready OpenStack Cloud platform, SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8. This joins a portfolio of solutions that are developed in collaboration with customers, partners and open source communities to deliver reliable innovation that helps simplify