Tag "SMB"

Hawkeye exposed attacking SMBs

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Hawkeye, a keylogger tied to Predator Pain and Limitless has been recently exposed by Trend Micro. Two Nigerian hackers were using the malware to infiltrate SMBs around the globe through holiday themed social engineering techniques—with notable success. “Hackers

Dell brings data protection to backup and recovery appliances for SMBs

BANGALORE, INDIA: Dell Software announced the addition of two new offerings to its DL series backup and recovery appliances. Combining the  Dell’s PowerEdge servers with the power of its AppAssure data protection software, the new Dell DL4300 and DL1000 1TB

SMBs unwilling to spend on mobile device security

BANGALORE, INDIA: Many small-business owners believe BYOD (bring-your-own-device) poses no threat to their company and have no interest in spending effort on mobile device security, while employees themselves think security is the responsibility of the business, a study by Kaspersky

Acer tops Chromebook sales in 2014

BANGALORE, INDIA: Worldwide Chromebook sales to end users is on pace to reach 7.3 million units in 2015, a 27 percent increase from 2014, according to Gartner, Inc. Education is the primary market for Chromebooks and represented 72 percent of

SMBs in Rajasthan can now take their biz online for Rs.199

BANGALORE, INDIA: Microsoft and ZNetLive, have come together to empower SMBs in Rajasthan to take their business online, for as low as INR 199. With this offering they aim to help over 20,000 SMBs in Rajasthan reach more customers globally,

Alcatel-Lucent enterprise solution brings new applications for SMBs

BANGALORE, INDIA: A new set of collaborative applications and capabilities have been added to the Alcatel-Lucent OpenTouch(R) Suite for SMBs giving employees, businesses and channel partners better communications tools to help business grow. The newest OpenTouch applications designed for SMBs

India ranked second globally for social media scams in 2014

BANGALORE, INDIA: India reported the third highest ransomware in Asia, an average of more than seven attacks every hour. Of these, 86 percent were crypto-ransomware–posing a threat to consumers and enterprises alike. In its new study titled, Internet Security Threat Report

Amazon invests in Telangana and empowers SMBs

HYDERABAD, INDIA: Amazon Seller Services Pvt Ltd has announced fresh investments in the state of Telangana with the opening of a Fulfilment Centre (FC), spread over 2,80,000 square feet near Kottur, on the outskirts of Hyderabad. The FC will be

E-commerce portals unable to cater to enterprise needs

By : Sanghamitra Kar

BANGALORE, INDIA: E-commerce has surged in number of sectors. But, office needs have still not been addressed by the e-commerce giants although vividly we can witness the potential this sector holds.  Inevitably, enterprises and SMBs will benefit at large if

Microsoft rolls out cloud adoption program for SMBs

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Microsoft has rolled out a new cloud adoption program for small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India. SMBs can now adopt value-added solutions and offerings supporting their specific requirements on the cloud through Microsoft ‘Cloud Solution Providers

Cyberoam measures ‘User Threat Quotient’ now

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: Cyberoam has introduced User Threat Quotient (UTQ) capability on its Next-Generation Firewall and UTM appliances to help IT security managers easily identify the users posing security and /or legal risks. With UTQ, Cyberoam extends its own innovation of Layer-8 technology and

ValPro eases it for startups and scale up their biz

BANGALORE, INDIA: Value Prolific Consulting Services (ValPro), a niche financial services company, has announced the ‘go-live’ of web-based deal-enabling platform, ‘Enablers‘. This portal, which invites members to discover, invest and achieve, enables and assists startups as well as small and

Digital SMBs: $11.6bn opportunity for tech cos

BANGALORE, INDIA: Digital enablement of Indian SMBs presents a multi-billion dollar opportunity for tech vendors. A recent study by Zinnov on ‘Digital SMBs’ says that digital enablement of the SMB is going to present a $25.8 Billion for tech vendors by 2020.