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Hitachi Vantara partners with Weka.io to develop a file management system to improve information management

By : CIOL Bureau

Hitachi Vantara with its partnership with Weka.io will help customers reach new speeds for unstructured data and high-performance workloads. It will further help the end-user to have faster access and insights from skyrocketing unstructured data. The unstructured data includes emails,

Planning to study abroad? These tech-based platforms that can make your journey easy!

By : CIOL Bureau

The process of study abroad can be overwhelming. Starting from choosing the right university to finding the right scholarship, the list is long. Amidst Covid-19, the study abroad market has been impacted. However, with things getting back on track, international

TechNews This Week: Make in India to Keep in India

By : Sunil Rajguru

The US considers following India’s lead on banning TikTok, why Keep in India could be the new data mantra and consolidation in the online education industry. Also, Indian soldiers are banned from using even American apps and how will the

Canon India’s Therefore Online redefines data sharing and management

By : CIOL Bureau

Canon India has a “Therefore Online” information management solution. It captures, secures, manages, accesses, analyses and automates information on the web or otherwise. According to the company, they can configure and customise the solution to suit any departmental need or

The ‘Atma Nirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge’ for Indian Techies: Topics, Important Dates, Eligibility and Awards

By : CIOL Bureau

PM Modi announced the new Digital India Challenge on Saturday. The MeitY has further named it the “Aatma Nirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge”. It aims to improve the Indian app ecosystem. This innovation challenge is also in partnership with the

Did Reliance just copy-paste Zoom with Jio Meet?

By : Laxitha Mundhra

After being the only prosperous entrepreneur amid this lockdown, Mukesh Ambani recently launched Jio Meet. This was a take on Zoom to make an Indian video call app. The app already has over 1 million downloads, there is something we

7 things you need to know while you wait for UGC on New Guidelines on Uni Exams

By : CIOL Bureau

We are expecting the UGC to release a new academic calendar and revised guidelines regarding the conduct of final year exams soon. This is through the directions of the HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal “Nishank”. He has asked the UGC to

JEE Main and NEET 2020 exams get postponed: Here are the latest dates

By : CIOL Bureau

HRD minister had sought a report from a panel of experts headed by the director-general of National Testing Agency (NTA) Vineet Joshi. He wanted to know the feasibility of conducting the exams. Unlike all other guidelines issuers, NTA submitted the

UGC to issue guidelines today based on reports from Kuhad Committee

By : CIOL Bureau

The UGC will issue Guidelines for final year exam today. The lag is due to them waiting for the Kuhad Committee report. The central varsity of Haryana heads the Kuhad panel. He will look into various aspects of the situation

12th investment in 11 weeks: Reliance Jio bags ₹1900 crores from Intel Capital

By : CIOL Bureau

Reliance Industries has confirmed that Intel Capital has invested Rs 1,894.50 crore in Reliance Jio Platforms. Further, this investment translates into a 0.39% equity stake in Jio Platforms. The equity value is Rs 4.91 lakh crore and the enterprise value

JEE Main and NEET 2020 likely to be postponed after the meeting with NTA today

By : CIOL Bureau

The medical entrance exam NEET and engineering entrance exam JEE Main dates may change again amid increasing cases of Coronavirus. Union Human Resource Development Ministry formed a committee for revising conducting JEE Main and NEET dates. The committee will present

After CBSE, HRD Ministry forms NTA committee to issue guidelines on JEE Mains and NEET too!

By : CIOL Bureau

The Supreme Court has ordered that all CBSE 10th and 12th exams stand cancelled. These raised questions from the students going to give JEE and NEET 2020. Students have tweeted their concerns under HRD Minister’s every post with the hashtags-

ICAI Exams: Students demand November exams as ICAI consults with centres before July 10

By : CIOL Bureau

ICAI is likely to cancel Chartered Accountancy (CA) exams 2020. The ICAI exams were scheduled to be held between July and August (postponed from May). This was due to rising cases of novel coronavirus across the country. Considering the worsening

JEE Mains and NEET 2020: Students and parents raise concerns as COVID-19 cases rise in Delhi

By : CIOL Bureau

There are several reasons why NTA should postpone JEE Mains and NEET 2020. For one, the cases in major areas where there are centres, like Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, etc are on the rise. Next, students have to travel interstate to

Jee Main and Neet 2020: Students cite mental pressure; No response from HRD Ministry

By : CIOL Bureau

Earlier today we have shared how students have filed a petition against the JEE Mains and NEET exams. Parents have also written a letter to the HRD Ministry stating that they want exams to get postponed. The students have taken

Acer India elevates Sudhir Goel as the Chief Business Officer

By : CIOL Bureau

In a recent development, Acer India, the global PC brand, has elevated Sudhir Goel as their Chief Business Officer. About Sudhir Goel Sudhir has been associated with Acer India since 1999. He has handled various leadership roles spanning product engineering,

Students file petitions over JEE Main 2020 and NEET Postponement

By : CIOL Bureau

The Government cancelled CBSE and ICSE exams, but students want answers on JEE Main 2020 and NEET 2020 postponement too. The HRD Ministry has issued no statement, in favour or otherwise and the exams are inching closer. JEE Mains will

Bharti Airtel will hold around 75% of Nxtra, while Carlyle will hold a stake of 25% at $235 million

By : CIOL Bureau

Nxtra is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bharti Airtel. And, in a recent development, The Carlyle Group on Wednesday have agreed to invest $235 million in Nxtra. With this deal, the enterprise value of Nxtra becomes $1.2 billion. Thus, Carlyle will hold a

AICTE Internships: Opportunities for Engineering Students, apply by July 4

By : CIOL Bureau

The All India Council for Technical Institutions is hiring sixth-semester engineering students as interns in Delhi. The interns will work with the AICTE on a part-time basis for 2-6 months. This may be extended based on the performance of the candidates

The Google and Apple contact tracing app is here? There is something in our phones that show so.

By : CIOL Bureau

Past few weeks, we have been facing some turbulence in our phones. There may be a reason for it, as we have seen some changes in our settings. There is a “COVID-19 tracker” in our phones. Without our knowledge? Yes! So,