SAP happy with hybris, HANA, Cloud taking roots in APJ

SINGAPORE: SAP’s performance for the year in APJ, as per the company’s reckoning, reflected robust migration of

SBI planting over 2300 cash recyclers with CMS

MUMBAI, INDIA: CMS Info Systems, a Cash Management and Payments Solutions Company, has won a contract

Brocade offers free SDN controller license

BANGALORE, INDIA: To help customers accelerate their journey to open and agile Software-Defined Networking (SDN), Brocade is offering a free one-year license for its recently released Brocade Vyatta Controller. The free license provides management of up to five physical or virtual network nodes

Hospital improves patient engagement with Microsoft CRM

NEW DELHI, INDIA: BLK Super Specialty, a 650-bedded hospital providing tertiary care, is migrating to Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online to enhance patient experience by leveraging data insights. By providing dashboard views of crucial information about the patient in real time,

Alstom will provide telecom, signaling tech for Kochi metro

MUMBAI, INDIA: Alstom has been awarded two contracts worth over 65 million Euro from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to supply signaling, telecom and electrification solutions for the new Kochi metro line. The projects will be implemented in early 2016

Digital success to hinge on malleability and BPM maturity

MUMBAI, INDIA: Gartner predicts that, by 2017, 70 per cent of successful digital business models will rely on deliberately unstable processes designed to shift with customers’ needs. “Many organizations are either beginning, or in the midst of, digital business transformation initiatives,”

Tired with BI? Here’s some ‘what’, ‘where’ and ‘why’ of CI

PUNE, INDIA: Several CI gurus bemoan the supposedly low-end, data collation efforts that they claim are erroneously passed off as legit CI activity. How many times have we heard that information gathering is not CI?We’re then told that the quality

HoloLens’ future not hollow

SINGAPORE: In a new analysis, Forrester has predicted Microsoft’s HoloLens to extend man-machine segment in a new way. Unveiling a new research, it discerps mixed-reality computing’s contours ahead. “If successful, HoloLens will ultimately expand the way people interact with machines

NEC launches new communications servers and terminals

NEW DELHI, INDIA: NEC India Pvt. Ltd. today announced the launch of UNIVERGE SV9000 series, the latest line of communications servers in India. The new offerings will include the SV9100, SV9300, and SV9500 platforms and will bring UC to all three segments of businesses- SMBs, mid-market

HDS redefines data mobility with enhanced HCP portfolio

BANGALORE, INDIA: Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS) today announced new capabilities in its entire Hitachi Content Platform portfolio. HDS introduced the new Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) S10, which extends the existing HDS hybrid architecture by adding another low cost tier. The company also updated Hitachi

European Space Agency builds private Cloud with Red Hat

INDIA: Red Hat, Inc. today announced that the European Space Agency (ESA) has developed an on-premise, private cloud infrastructure that offers advanced IT services for the agency’s user communities. The infrastructure partially uses Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and has proven to

More room for and around video collaboration

HYDERABAD, INDIA: One of every two people using video collaboration hint at the need for more access to video for increased use, as per a latest study. Very few organisations have broadly rolled out video to desktop and mobile users,

EY and CustomerXPs to prevent fraudulent transactions

BANGALORE, INDIA: EY and CustomerXPs has announced a new alliance to assist companies with the detection, prevention and management of fraudulent transactions and activities across multiple business lines within the banking industry. This strategic alliance brings the forensic expertise of

Emirates Islamic Bank plugs into Islamic Banking soln

DUBAI: Emirates Islamic Bank (EI), a Sharia-compliant banking institution in the Middle East, has selected the Infosys Finacle Islamic Banking solution to power its operations and to support its vision of making Dubai the center of global Islamic Banking. With

NTT Comm looks to provide network services in India soon

TOKYO: NTT Communications India Private Ltd. (NTT Com India) will establish a branch office in Ahmedabad, Gujarat to begin offering ICT solutions in India from June, 2015 onwards. The Gujarat branch office will be NTT Com sixth office in India. Also, NTT

Twitter makes its first acquisition in India

MUMBAI, INDIA: Twitter has made its first acquisition in India by reaching an agreement to acquire Indian start-up ZipDial, its product partner based in Bangalore. Christian Oestlien, VP of product, Twitter explains, “Over the next several years, billions of people

IBM aims powering mobile economy with new z13 mainframe

NEW DELHI, INDIA: IBM today announced its new maniframe z13 that delivers scale and economics together with real-time encryption and analytics to help meet the expectations of consumers for speed and safety for trillions of transactions in the mobile economy. IBM’s new

New Innovation head firms up Synechron’s ME focus

PUNE, INDIA: Synechron has announced a new appointment for the Middle East region with David Horton been appointed as the Head of Innovation for Middle East. Synechron’s regional headquarters are based in Dubai, UAE. This new appointment as explained, highlights the

Mphasis partnering with Aureus Analytics

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Mphasis has announced its partnership with Aureus Analytics to bring advanced predictive analytics and big data solutions to insurance and banking players. It is stated that under the partnership, Aureus’ comprehensive big data and analytics capabilities will complement Mphasis’

US Industrial Floor maintenance co deepens use of Zycus

NEW JERSEY, USA: Zycus has announced that a player in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions that are changing the way the world cleans, is extending its Zycus implementation to encompass Contract Management and Financial Savings Management solutions. With Zycus Spend Analysis