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Research: New Challenges And Lingering Confusion Around Data Protection In The Cloud

By : CIOL Bureau

Barracuda released key findings from a global research study titled: Closing Backup and Recovery Gaps. Barracuda surveyed more than 1,000 IT professionals, business executives, and backup administrators worldwide to find out more about their data protection strategies. Read the full

Top 10 Global Retailers Will Use Real-Time In-Store Pricing by 2025: Gartner

By : CIOL Bureau

Gartner, Inc. predicts that by 2025, the top 10 global retailers by revenue will leverage contextualized real-time pricing* through mobile applications to manage and adjust in-store prices for customers. “Digital sales continue to grow, but it’s no longer a competition

Twitter India unveils latest #PowerOf18 election 2019 Research on first time eligible voters

By : CIOL Bureau

Twitter is about serving the public conversation, highlighting what’s happening in the world and enabling people to talk about it right now. As part of its youth engagement initiative #PowerOf18, Twitter India unveils new research findings today specific to first

Top 10 Strategic Technologies Impacting Higher Education in 2019: Gartner

By : CIOL Bureau

Gartner, Inc. has identified the top 10 strategic technologies impacting higher education in 2019. Gartner highlighted the technologies that higher education CIOs should have on their radar this year, especially as they look to enhance their competitive advantage and support

NITI Aayog and ABB facilitating adoption of Artificial Intelligence by MSMEs

By : CIOL Bureau

Manufacturing in the age of Artificial Intelligence (AI), a workshop organized by NITI Aayog and ABB India, brought together entrepreneurs, policymakers, state government functionaries and technology experts. It was the culmination of a partnership between the two organizations to work

Microsoft India talks about how it is leveraging Artificial Intelligence to enable transformation

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft has been working towards enhancing the possibilities of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for over 25 years. In its mission to empower every organization and individual on the planet to achieve more, it is deploying its AI solutions in areas ranging

Your body is your internet – and now it can’t be hacked

By : CIOL Bureau

Someone could hack into your pacemaker or insulin pump and potentially kill you, just by intercepting and analyzing wireless signals. This hasn’t happened in real life yet, but researchers have been demonstrating for at least a decade that it’s possible.

5 distinctive platforms that provides smooth finance resource for MSME

By : CIOL Bureau

The lending sector in India has seen a drastic transformation in the recent past, given the technological advancements that have been witnessed in a decade. Today, fintech lenders are able to venture into segments previously deemed high-risk by financial institutions

76% Indian businesses hit by cyberattacks: Sophos’ EDR Survey

By : CIOL Bureau

Sophos announced the findings of its global survey, 7 Uncomfortable Truths of Endpoint Security, which reveal the extent to which Indian businesses are at a risk of repeated cyberattacks and are vulnerable to exploits. It also reveals that IT managers

RED FM launches Hidden Files, a show to tackle and drive awareness on cybercrime

By : CIOL Bureau 1

93.5 RED FM launched a show on cybercrimes which is a first of its kind show in the history of radio called ‘Hidden Files’. The initiative aims at creating awareness around today’s generation not only about hackers stealing financial information

Rockman Industries Limited Relies on Fortinet to Protect its Manufacturing Plants from Sophisticated Threats

By : CIOL Bureau

Fortinet announced that Rockman Industries Limited, a company that manufactures Aluminium die casting components, machined & painted assemblies for the world’s leading  motorcycle and automobile OEMs has chosen Fortinet’s solutions to protect their data and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) from

SBI Recruitment 2019: Apply Online for SO Posts, salary up to 40 Lakh

By : CIOL Bureau

SBI recruitment 2019: State Bank of India has announced the job opening for the post of specialist officers. The job applications process for the opening has started on the SBI’s official website – sbi.co.in. Interested candidates can apply online for

Cyber and Physical Convergence is Creating New Attack Opportunities for Cybercriminals

By : CIOL Bureau

Fortinet announced the findings of its latest quarterly Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals that cybercriminals are constantly evolving the sophistication of their attacks—from continuing to exploit the vast insecurity of IoT devices, to morphing open source malware tools into

4 Tips to counter Matrix, the next-gen targeted ransomware

By : CIOL Bureau

Sophos released a new report about a ransomware family called Matrix. The malware has been operating since 2016 and Sophos has tracked 96 samples in the wild. Like previous targeted ransomware, including BitPaymer, Dharma and SamSam, the attackers who are

Ayushman Bharat and Uber ink Partnership to Facilitate Free Healthcare for Driver and Delivery Partners

By : CIOL Bureau

Uber and Ayushman Bharat announced a partnership to facilitate free healthcare for tens of thousands of driver and delivery partners, who earn a livelihood by using the Uber platform. As per the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed with the National

Dell EMC Reveals the Top 6 Server Trends that will rule in 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

With the emergence of a data-driven ecosystem, the dynamics of the Indian IT industry has changed significantly. With the proliferation of smart devices, connected sensors and the constant and insatiable need for data-driven insights, IT has moved from back office

RTM Banking Trojan hits Over 1.3 Lakh Users

By : CIOL Bureau

Kaspersky Lab researchers have detected a surge in activity by the RTM Banking Trojan: with the overall number of users attacked in 2018 exceeding 130,000 – an increase from as few as 2376 attacked users in 2017. The pace of

People below age 20 or above 50 more susceptible to fake news: IAMAI Factly report

By : CIOL Bureau

An extensive survey based study titled, ‘Countering Misinformation (Fake News) in India’ by Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and Factly has found that people below the age of 20 or those above the age of 50 are most

One-in-Ten People Now Use Cryptocurrency: Kaspersky Lab

By : CIOL Bureau

Cryptocurrency, often associated with ‘geeks’ or those looking to raise cash quickly, has turned into a popular payment method. According to a recent report from Kaspersky Lab, one-in-ten people (13%) have now used it to make a purchase. However, cybercriminals

Airtel boosts 4G network coverage with LTE 900 technology in Mumbai

By : CIOL Bureau

Airtel today said that it has further upgraded its 4G network in Mumbai with the deployment of LTE 900 technology that will significantly enhance the network experience for its smartphone customers. With the rollout of 4G in the superior 900