Enterprise

Inspiring 33 Years: Pratap Gharge, CIO at Bajaj Electricals

By : Ashok Pandey

Pratap Gharge, Executive President & CIO at Bajaj Electricals Ltd. will be retiring tomorrow, June 30, 2018. He joined in 1985 and his 33 years journey has various inspiring moments. He began his professional journey as a programmer at Simplex

UST Global strengthens its position as a leading digital technologies player with an investment from Temasek

By : CIOL Bureau

UST Global announced that it had entered into definitive agreements with Temasek to acquire a minority stake in the company. The investment marks a milestone for UST Global, whose technologies and solutions have helped drive rapid digital progression for its

Can blockchain be used in digital lending?

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Lizzie Chapman The potential for digital technology, and especially those technologies leveraging India Stack, to change the way lending is done in this market, is well understood. Paying through easy instalments or applying for loans has become a smoother process because

TPG Capital Completes Acquisition of IoT Software Provider Wind River

By : CIOL Bureau

TPG Capital (TPG) announced that it has completed its acquisition of Wind River, a leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things (IoT). TPG’s acquisition of Wind River from Intel was announced on April 3, 2018. Terms of the

Securing the Blockchain ecosystem: What’s secure today may not be tomorrow

Mark Horvath Like many emerging technologies enjoying a sudden increase in popularity, there are many myths and inflated expectations surrounding blockchain — all due to an incomplete understanding of the capabilities and vulnerabilities of these technologies. Blockchain technology certainly has

Trend Micro’s Endpoint Security Cited as a Leader by Independent Research Firm

By : CIOL Bureau

Trend Micro Incorporated has been named a market leader in endpoint security — having been judged to have the highest score in the “current offering” category among the 15 evaluated vendors, given a five out of a possible five score

DigitalOcean Appoints Mark Templeton as Chief Executive Officer

By : CIOL Bureau

DigitalOcean announced that it has appointed accomplished technology leader Mark Templeton as chief executive officer, effective July 1. He will also join the company’s board of directors. “When we first founded DigitalOcean, we did so with a single focus: to

We are delivering engaging digital transformation solutions to customers: Sasken

Thomas George Today, digital technologies are helping businesses create new business models with new performance thresholds and outcomes and to help them through their digital transformation journey, Sasken has been strengthening competencies and capabilities in Digital Platforms, Mobility, UX/UI, IoT,

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