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Cybersecurity threats can cost large organizations in India an average of US$10.3 million

By : CIOL Bureau

A Frost & Sullivan study commissioned by Microsoft reveals that a large-sized organization in India incurs an average of US$10.3 million of economic loss from cyberattacks whereas a mid-sized organization incurs an average of US$11K. Cybersecurity attacks have also resulted

The new wave of edge computing

By : CIOL Bureau

According to Gartner, the worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 17.3 per cent in 2019 to total $206.2 billion. The connectivity between people and data is creating billions of new relationships that are all powered by the

Older PCs costing Indian SMBs INR 93.5K

By : CIOL Bureau

A research released today by Techaisle, commissioned by Microsoft and Intel, revealed that SMBs with a PC or laptop older than four years might be spending approx. INR 93,500 (US$1,279) per device. The cost is enough to replace the ageing

Site24x7 Introduces AI-driven Microsoft Azure Monitoring and Microsoft Teams Chatbot Integration

By : CIOL Bureau

Site24x7, the cloud-based performance monitoring solution for DevOps and IT Operations, announces the introduction of its AI-powered Microsoft Azure monitoring as well as its chatbot integration with Microsoft Teams. Site24x7 Azure monitoring enables IT teams to manage over 100+ Azure

Piramal Glass Improves Efficiency with real-time insights; lowering TCO by 70% with Microsoft Azure IoT

By : CIOL Bureau

Piramal Glass, a global specialist in design, production, and decoration of glass packaging (flaconnage) solutions for Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics & Perfumery, and Specialty Food & Beverage industries, has deployed Microsoft’s Azure IoT platform to digitally transform its manufacturing operations. An early

Microsoft and Nielsen accelerate retail innovation through data and AI, announce strategic alliance

By : CIOL Bureau

Nielsen and Microsoft released details around a newly developed enterprise data solution that democratizes one of the largest consumer data sets in the world. This strategic alliance has been brought to life through Nielsen Connect, powered by Microsoft Azure, the

More than 80% of Pirated Software-Loaded New PCs are Infected with Malware

By : CIOL Bureau

A Microsoft sweep of PC test purchasing revealed that more than four in five (83%) brand new PCs in targeted countries in Asia are loaded with pirated software. The PC samples selected were purchased from retailers that offered PCs at

Techjockey B2B IT e-commerce startup shaken hands with Microsoft

By : CIOL Bureau

Techjockey.com announces its partnership with Microsoft enabling businesses to purchase software products on a runtime basis. As the part of the partnership, the company has integrated Microsoft’s API onto its platform. This way over 44,000 Techjockey users will now be

Microsoft Announces Cloud Partnership with SWIFT and New Azure Solutions for Financial Services Businesses

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft has announced a proof of concept cloud partnership with SWIFT, world’s leading provider of secure financial messaging services, to host its infrastructure and native payments on Microsoft Azure. Together, the two companies are working to facilitate the future deployment

68% People in India Experiencing Tech Support Scams in Past Year

By : Ashok Pandey

Tech support scams are a problem worldwide, with 3 out of 5 people globally having experienced one in the past year and 1 in 5 losing money to fraudsters, according to the Tech Support Scam Survey 2018 released by Microsoft’s

NITI Aayog forges agreement with Microsoft India to bring the power of AI

By : CIOL Bureau

Furthering their shared commitment to democratize access to AI, NITI Aayog and Microsoft India announced an agreement today to leverage the benefits of AI for the growth of the nation. As part of the agreement, Microsoft India will support NITI

Microsoft, Star India and Anil Kumble redefine fan engagement with real-time Power Speks

By : Ashok Pandey

Microsoft Corp. and Anil Kumble’s technology startup, Spektacom Technologies, with support from broadcast partner Star India, came together on Thursday to announce the introduction of the Power Bat. The Power Bat provides players, coaches, commentators, fans and viewers with a

Microsoft announced the third program within its AI for Good initiative

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft announced the third program within its AI for Good initiative: AI for Humanitarian Action, a new $40-million (U.S.), 5-year program aimed at leveraging the power of artificial intelligence to address some of the world’s biggest humanitarian challenges. Microsoft President

Adobe, Microsoft and SAP announce the Open Data Initiative

By : CIOL Bureau

The CEOs of Adobe, Microsoft and SAP introduced the Open Data Initiative at the Microsoft Ignite conference. Together, the three longstanding partners are reimagining customer experience management (CXM) by empowering companies to derive more value from their data and deliver

Microsoft Bring New AI and Mixed Reality Business Applications for Dynamics365

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft announces the upcoming availability of new Dynamics 365 AI applications, and their very first mixed reality business applications: Dynamics 365 Remote Assist and Dynamics 365 Layout, at Microsoft Ignite 2018. With the release of the new AI and mixed

Microsoft & Ramco Systems Introduces Ramco Global Payroll Software

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft and Ramco Systems strengthened their partnership with the launch of Ramco Global Payroll on Microsoft Dynamics 365 thus bringing a powerful combination of Talent and Payroll on a unified platform infused with Microsoft AI capabilities around Chatbots and Facial recognition. With

Microsoft Offers Free Courses to build awareness around Data Privacy and Cloud

By : CIOL Bureau

As part of Microsoft India’s continued efforts in building awareness around cloud technologies, data privacy and security subject areas, the company announced the availability of online courses on cloud computing, with a focus on data protection regulations, security and compliance.

Citrix and Microsoft simplify branch office network deployments

By : CIOL Bureau

Citrix partners with Microsoft to provide Citrix SD-WAN solution as the on-ramp to Azure, for the new Azure Virtual WAN service, announced by Microsoft. The joint solution is designed for the WAN edge of Azure to help enhance user experience,

Microsoft Announces General Availability of Azure IoT Edge

By : CIOL Bureau

Since the introduction of Azure IoT Edge just over a year ago, there have been several examples of the real-world impact to run cloud intelligence directly on IoT devices. Now devices can act immediately on real-time data—whether it be recognizing a crack

EY and Microsoft Launch Blockchain Solution for Media & Entertainment Industry

By : CIOL Bureau

With an aim to streamline the costly and time-consuming processes in entertainment rights and royalties, EY and Microsoft launched a blockchain network for content rights and royalties management. When fully operational, this EY and Microsoft blockchain network will encompass thousands