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Government of Punjab empanels Microsoft as a cloud service provider

By : CIOL Bureau

The Department of Governance Reform, Punjab has entered into agreements for offering cloud services in the state. Microsoft is the first global cloud service provider to get empaneled for offering cloud services in the state of Punjab for a period

2019 Will Accelerate Digital in Financial Services, Synechron Announces in 2019 Trend Report

By : CIOL Bureau

Synechron released a report, ‘Digital Strategies and Transformation 2019: Methodologies and Practical Approaches,” revealing the top trends it expects to see in financial services technology in 2019 and beyond as firms begin to re-structure to prepare for future technologies. Based

66% of adult learners prefer online education indicating the growth in demand of online courses: Pearson study

By : CIOL Bureau 1

Pearson India released the findings of its first-ever Pearson Study of Adult Learners conducted across six countries. The research aimed at understanding adult learner behaviour and interest in non-degree programs and certificates, revealed that Indians were the least price sensitive

12 Trends Reshaping Banking in 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

Infosys Finacle, part of EdgeVerve Systems, a product subsidiary of Infosys (NYSE: INFY), today released its annual banking trends forecast for the year 2019. The report, based on consultation with subject matter experts and experience of working with banks in

4 AI Trends to watch out for in 2019

By : Ashok Pandey

We witnessed tremendous growth in various technologies including AI (Artificial Intelligence). And its just a beginning, in the year 2019, we will continue to see the advancement of AI-related technologies. Majorly, companies like Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon, IBM and Apple are

Artificial Intelligence Backed Recruitment Platform Vasitum Launches in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Vasitum, a Delhi-based HR technology startup, launches today. It is the sister entity of Maven Workforce, a decade old recruitment organization. Upgrading the HR industry to the modern technological advancements of the day, Vasitum offers artificial intelligence (AI) tools, equipping

EBTL appoints Mr. Anand Kalvey as the New Chief Growth Officer

By : CIOL Bureau

EBTL, the Home Automation company, announced the appointment of Mr. Anand Kalvey as the Chief Growth Officer for the company. Mr. Kalvey will spearhead the strategic planning to accelerate the growth of the company through customer acquisition in both B2B

Lack of AI experts poses greatest barrier to introducing advanced technology: FICO Survey

By : CIOL Bureau

In a recent survey, Silicon Valley analytic software firm FICO found that 91 per cent of banks in Asia Pacific (APAC) felt they lagged behind banks in the US and Europe when it came to implementation of AI in their

Gartner Says Global IT Spending to Reach $3.8 Trillion in 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.76 trillion in 2019, an increase of 3.2 per cent from 2018, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc. “Despite uncertainty fueled by recession rumours, Brexit, and trade wars and tariffs, the

6 Tips to secure your data this Data Privacy Day

By : CIOL Bureau

With Data Privacy Day being observed around the world today, Sunil Sharma, Managing Director – Sales, India & SAARC, Sophos advises you to treat everyday as Data Privacy Day and apply these 6 simple tips to secure your data. 1.      Enable multi-factor authentication

NASSCOM Shares Recommendations from the IT-ITES Industry for the Union Budget 2019-20

By : CIOL Bureau

NASSCOM has identified certain key areas that need to be addressed. Firstly, there is a need to sustain the competitiveness of India as a key business destination. NASSCOM has laid emphasis for internationally aligned and significant economic presence parameters stating

India among the top nations leading GDPR readiness: Cisco

By : CIOL Bureau

Cisco announced its 2019 Data Privacy Benchmark Study which placed India amongst the leading nations globally in their preparedness towards the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). According to the report, organizations worldwide that invested in maturing their data privacy practices

Happay Wins the Coveted CIO CHOICE Recognition for Travel and Expense Management Category

By : CIOL Bureau

Happay announced  that it has been conferred CIO CHOICE 2019 honour and recognition as the most preferred brand in Travel and Expense Management category. Its cloud-based platform leverages modern technologies such as AI, ML and Mobility to help businesses automate

The CISO View on DevOps: New Report Highlights Approaches to Reduce Cyber Security Risk

By : CIOL Bureau

CyberArk issued a new research report, “The CISO View: Protecting Privileged Access in DevOps and Cloud Environments.” Based on the direct experiences of a panel of Global 1000 CISOs, the report provides advice for security teams to help effectively assess

Artificial Intelligence with SaaS Platform Changing the Game Plan Scenario in the Hospitality Industry

By : CIOL Bureau

By Anil Kumar Prasanna, CEO, AxisRooms Hospitality business is like a big machine, and all direct and indirect people who are part of this are the machine’s cogs. There are many parts which have to work in tandem to deliver

U Mumba Players Locked Horns in an Exciting game of PUBG

By : CIOL Bureau

U Sports, the futuristic sports company helmed by Ronnie Screwvala and Supratik Sen engaged in unique activities to build their U Mumba Volley team for the Pro Volleyball League which starts February 2nd 2019. The activities kickstarted on 25th January,

AI breakthrough: The Disruptive Technology in 2019

By : Ashok Pandey

One of the hottest buzzwords of the current era is “Artificial Intelligence (AI)”, and may we have never seen such a rapid technological change that we are currently witnessing. Of course, much more yet to come, Gartner Predicts 70 Percent

4 ways to protect yourself from cybercriminals when shopping online

By : CIOL Bureau

By Mohit Puri, Director Sales Engineering, India & SAARC, Sophos Online shopping deals are everywhere. There are deals in windows and on TV; deals on the web; deals on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook, deals via SMS, WhatsApp and Messenger; and

CXO of the Week: Sanjay Sharma, Co-Founder & Managing Director, Aye Finance

By : Ashok Pandey

Your top priority while making decisions to improve tech infra in your organization? Safety of data and maintaining a high uptime for the end users has always been our priority. More recently, the throughput and speed of response (latency) of

Smartphone Patents: Importance for Brands

By : CIOL Bureau

Think patents and smartphones and the first thing that still comes to mind are the infamous Smartphone Patent Wars which dominated the world of technology until only very recently. Apple and Samsung led the charge with a bitter feud that