Tech

Focus Softnet Launches its Artificial Intelligence Platform – AIFA

By : CIOL Bureau

Focus Softnet announced the launch of its Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform, AIFA (Artificially Intelligent Futuristic Applications). AIFA is an advanced, automated platform meant to enhance business, increase productivity, and reduce investment in human training. “Businesses in the region are now

Razorpay announced appointment of New CIO and CBO

By : CIOL Bureau

Razorpay announced appointment of Amitabh Tewary and Rahul Kothari to its team, as their Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) and Chief Business Officer (CBO), respectively. The Former Mastercard Vice President, Amitabh Tewary, will be responsible for expanding Razorpay’s footprint in other

Gaming Industry’s Hunger for Gaming Talent is Growing

By : CIOL Bureau

The gaming industry estimated to be worth $120 billion, is the largest segment within the entertainment industry, led by China, USA, Europe, Japan and Korea.The significant increase in the internet access is facilitating growth in the gaming industry with close

The importance of better – not big – data: Mozilla bats for privacy with Indian startups

By : CIOL Bureau

While India awaits its Data Protection Bill to be introduced in the Parliament, Mozilla, successfully conducted two events focusing on lean data practices in Bangalore this week. Held at the Bangalore International Centre, both events emphasised on the need for

McAfee ATR Analyzes Sodinokibi aka REvil Ransomware-as-a-Service

By : CIOL Bureau

Episode 1: What the Code Tells Us McAfee’s Advanced Threat Research team (ATR) observed a new ransomware family in the wild, dubbed Sodinokibi (or REvil), at the end of April 2019. Around this same time, the GandCrab ransomware crew announced

Hitachi Vantara Expands Lumada Portfolio To Accelerate Data Innovation Through DataOps

By : CIOL Bureau

Hitachi Vantara announced the expansion of the Lumada platform services and solutions portfolio to help customers across industries break down data silos and drive more innovation through DataOps. Hitachi is now extending Lumada’s capabilities beyond the internet of things (IoT)

India Inc. Facing Longer Downtimes and Higher Costs from Cyberbreaches amid Rising Threats

By : CIOL Bureau

Organizations in India are facing longer downtimes and higher financial costs from cybersecurity breaches, compared to the global average, according to Cisco’s 2019 Asia Pacific CISO Benchmark Study, released today. According to the study, 37 percent of companies in India

Marg ERP Limited announced appointment of Krishnam Raju as CEO

By : CIOL Bureau

Marg ERP Limited appoints Krishnam Raju as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In the capacity of the CEO, Mr. Krishnam Raju will be taking on the responsibility of driving the business growth of Marg ERP Limited and overseeing operations in all

Tech Mahindra Launches 5G-Enabled Solution to Build Wireless and Secure ‘Factory of the Future’

By : CIOL Bureau

Tech Mahindra Ltd. has announced the launch of a 5G-enabled solution to build the wireless and secure ‘factory of the future.’ It is an end-to-end business and technology solution to enable manufacturers to achieve industry 4.0 goals. The solution, built-in

2019 Hype Cycle Shows Most Blockchain Technologies Are Still 5 to 10 Years Away From Transformational Impact: Gartner

By : CIOL Bureau

The Gartner Inc. 2019 Hype Cycle for Blockchain Technologies shows that blockchain is sliding into the Trough of Disillusionment. The market will begin to climb out of this Trough by 2021, as technology advances and pragmatic use cases uniquely supported

Satya MicroCapital announced appointment of Navin Surya, Chairman of Fintech Convergence Council (FCC) to its company board

By : CIOL Bureau

Satya MicroCapital Ltd. has recently announced the appointment of Navin Surya as an Independent Director to the company board. This development underlines its mission of unlocking access to advanced digital financial services for the economically underprivileged women entrepreneurs in rural

Bajaj Electricals streamlines financial reporting with Oracle EPM Cloud

By : CIOL Bureau

The electrical equipment manufacturing company, Bajaj Electricals has recently consolidated its financial reporting capabilities and and finance operations with Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud solutions. Started as a part of its digital transformation project for internal processes, Oracle EPM cloud

CyberThreat Handbook: Thales and Verint present their “Who’s Who” hackers

By : CIOL Bureau

Thales and Verint present their “Cyberthreat Handbook”, an unprecedented report, in order to study and categorize groups of major cyberattackers, ranging from cybercriminals, cyberterrorists and cyberactivists in nation states. As part of a strategic partnership to develop advanced and comprehensive

K7 Computing joins Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA) to Share Cyber Threat Intelligence

By : CIOL Bureau

K7 Computing has marked yet another milestone in its journey towards elevating the cybersecurity standards in India to protect the country from Cyber Threat. The company has become the first and the only Indian company to be a member of

Canon announced partnership with McAfee to protect businesses from ever-evolving security threats

By : CIOL Bureau

Canon and McAfee announced a strategic partnership to provide businesses with embedded protection against malware execution and tampering of firmware and applications running on multi-function devices (MFDs). Through the partnership, McAfee Embedded Control now comes as an additional standard security

Tata Communications announced appointment of Amur S Lakshminarayanan as MD and Group CEO – Designate

By : CIOL Bureau

Tata Communications has appointed Amur S Lakshminarayanan (Lakshmi) as Managing Director and Group Chief Executive Officer – Designate of Tata Communications. Lakshmi brings with him over 35 years of experience in a broad range of leadership roles across industries and

5 Major Trends Shaping the Evolution of Analytics and Business Intelligence: Gartner

By : CIOL Bureau

The Gartner, Inc. report “Hype Cycle for Analytics and Business Intelligence, 2019” reveals five key trends impacting the analytics and business intelligence (BI) market. “As intelligence is at the core of all digital businesses, IT and business leaders continue to

5 Reasons why VR is the future of corporate training

By : CIOL Bureau

A recent study revealed that companies lose nearly 25% of all new employees within a year mainly due to bad onboarding. This statistic alone showcases the significance of Corporate training and the important role employees play in the future of

Beware! ‘Fleeceware Android apps’ quietly charging up to $250 on Play store

By : CIOL Bureau

SophosLabs has discovered a collection of Android apps on Google’s Play Market whose sole purpose appears to be to severely overcharge users for mobile apps that provide very simple functionality available on low-cost or free apps. The app developers take

Infor Delivers Coleman AI Platform

By : CIOL Bureau

Infor announced the general availability (GA) of its Infor Coleman AI (Artificial Intelligence) Platform for embedded machine learning models. The platform provides the speed, repeatability and personalization needed for enterprises to fully operationalize AI – and it serves as a