Tag "IoT"

IBM and Reliance’s Unlimit join hands to develop IoT solutions for industries

MUMBAI, INDIA: Unlimit, a business venture of Reliance Group and IBM announced a strategic collaboration to co-create IoT solutions for specific industry verticals including automotive, insurance, utilities, and industrial automation. As part of the collaboration, IBM will provide its Watson

The number of hardware startups with over $100M funding grew 4X since 2014

BANGALORE, INDIA: Connected hardware phenomenon has brought the investor community’s interest back in the hardware startups like never before. The number of hardware startups with over $100 million funding quadrupled since 2014 from 8 to 36 and 18 hardware startups

PayPal launches two new tech Innovation labs in India

By : CIOL Writers

PayPal has opened two new Innovation labs in Chennai and Bangalore, its first in India and third after the US and Singapore. “India is a hotbed for innovation given its evolving startup ecosystem, diverse merchant profiles, and enormous talent pool. To

Digitization and automation will make the traditional IT job roles redundant soon

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As digitization and automation wave started disrupting the industries, it will have a major impact on the career choices of IT professionals as well. While companies are looking to adopt new technologies and platforms to advance their business results, professionals

Demand for IoT talent skyrocketed by 304pc between 2014-17

BANGALORE, INDIA: With the exponential uptick in adoption of IoT and machine learning related activity in India, the demand for IoT talent rocketed by 304%, between 2014 to 2017, according to the Talent Supply Index (TSI) by the predictive outbound

Samsung unveils Tizen 4.0 focussed towards IoT ecosystem

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At its Tizen Developer Conference (TDC) 2017 in San Francisco, Samsung unveiled Tizen 4.0 OS that has a wider range of applications to devices than its predecessors. The Tizen 4.0 OS is primarily aimed at extending the reach of the platform beyond

Accenture Labs and Akshaya Patra collaborate to make mid-day meal program more efficient

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Accenture and Akshaya Patra, the world’s largest NGO-run Mid-Day Meal Program, collaborated on an innovative project that used disruptive technologies to exponentially increase the number of meals served to children in schools in India that are run and aided by

pi Ventures gets top techpreneurs’ backing for its $30mn AI, IoT-focused fund

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Early-stage venture fund pi Ventures has announced the first close of its maiden fund at $13 million as part of its maiden $30-million AI and IoT-focused fund, which is expected to close by the end of 2017. Among the backers, there

HPE to work with Tata Communications to build IoT network in India

SPAIN: At Mobile World Congress 2017, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced it is working with Tata Communications to support the roll-out of India’s first LoRaWAN(LoRa) based network. LoRa network is a part of Tata Communications’ long-term strategy of creating mobile

VMware partners VizExplorer to build industry-specific IoT solution

VMware has partnered with operational intelligence solutions provider, VizExplorer to develop integrated IoT solutions. The partnership intends to enable customers to maximize value from their IoT use cases, in a timely and cost effective way, while managing, monitoring and securing

Big Data trends that will shape 2017 

Deepak Ghodke In 2016, many more organizations began storing, processing, and extracting value from data of all forms and sizes. In 2017, systems that support large volumes of both structured and unstructured data will continue to rise. The market will

Things that will breathe new life into a sluggish PC market in 2017

Global PC shipments has seen a steady decline of eighth consecutive quarters in Q3, 2016. According to Mikako Kitagawa, Principal Analyst at Gartner , the two fundamental issues that have impacted PC market are mainly the extension of the lifetime

Nokia demos how IoT & 5G unleash new possibilities in smart cities

BANGALORE, INDIA: Nokia at its annual Bangalore Innovation Day today demonstrated how it is making IoT a reality for smart cities, by combining automation and intelligence with its stack of the connectivity solutions, platforms and software. With a few innovative

AWS: Re:look – Has Cloud been re-invented?

Pratima H INDIA: Now that the Amazon Web Services’ Re: Invent developer conference has wrapped up,

SAP brings new IoT application services for faster IoT development

BARCELONA, SPAIN: SAP at SAP TechEd Barcelona has introduced SAP HANA Cloud Platform, Internet of Things (IoT) service, application enablement

Fortinet outlines 3 key strategies to secure enterprises

Fortinet at its annual Security Conference for Indian CIOs in Moscow has emphasized that the best

NI showcases innovations that meet real-world engineering challenges for IoT & 5G

BANGALORE, INDIA: At its annual conference on graphical system design NIDays this week in Bangalore, NI India showcased the newly added

How digital innovation will impact IT organizations and users in 2017 and beyond

MUMBAI, INDIA: Gartner today revealed its top predictions for 2017 and beyond- taking into account the three fundamental

IoT and Cars. Spark-Plugs and Revenues

Pratima H CALIFORNIA, USA: Why are the likes of Ford, Audi and GM doing things they

Cyber-criminals are hacking home networks to attack large companies

By : CIOL Writers

Technology has definitely helped us reach the peaks of development, but at the same time, has