Bihar Government & Megasoft Signs MoU to Enhance IT Services with Cloud Technologies

Megasoft Limited, a leading technology company, announced today, the award of cloud-enabled solution and services contract by the Bihar State Electronics Development Corporation Ltd. (BELTRON). The state Government of Bihar, through BELTRON, plans to establish state-of-the-art cloud computing facility for use by its various e-Governance programs and other IT-driven initiatives. The cloud-enabled State Data Centre …

Indian CIOs are Prioritizing Digitalization over Conventional Technologies

CIOs in India are prioritizing digitalization and rivaling global top performers when it comes to their commitment to digital business, according to Gartner, Inc. Gartner’s annual global survey of CIOs found that average IT budgets in India are expected to grow 10.7 percent in 2017, nearly five times faster than the overall global average of a 2.2 …

Microsoft Teams Now Available for Office 365 Customers Globally in 19 Languages

Microsoft Corp. has announced the general availability of Microsoft Teams, the company’s new chat-based workspace in Office 365. The new tool for team collaboration is now available to Office 365 business customers in 181 markets and 19 languages. Customers worldwide are choosing Microsoft Teams to enable collaboration within their organizations.  Since announcing the preview in November, …

Mobileye – Driverless Car Technology Firm Now Part of Intel Inc

US chipmaker Intel is taking a big bet on driverless cars with a $15.3bn takeover of specialist Mobileye. Intel will pay $63.54 a share in cash for the Israeli company, which develops “autonomous driving” systems. Mobileye and Intel are already working together, along with German carmaker BMW, to put 40 test vehicles on the road …

Indian Employers Expect Hiring to Remain Steady in April-June but Projects at Considerably Slower Pace

According to the ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey released today by ManpowerGroup, the survey of 4,389 employers across India indicates that the hiring activity is expected to remain steady. In fact, employers in only three other countries report more optimistic second-quarter hiring plans than those in India. However, India’s Net Employment Outlook has now dipped by varying margins for five …

Infosys, Chennai Celebrates 20 Glorious Years of Learning, Excellence

Infosys Chennai Development Center (DC) that started its operations in 1996 is celebrating two decades of learning, excellence and progress with great gusto. From the center’s first steps in the city in a two-floored office with 300+ employees, the DC has witnessed tremendous growth over the last 20 years in several respects – it has …

Tata Elxsi Partners with DiSTI to Produce e-Cockpit Demonstrator

The DiSTI Corporation, a leading provider of graphical user interface software and customized 3D virtual maintenance training solutions, announces a strategic partnership with Tata Elxsi to deliver DiSTI’s GL Studio UI products with Tata Elxsi software services. Tata Elxsi developed their e-Cockpit demonstrator using DiSTI’s GL Studio UI Designer. Tata Elxsi has joined DiSTI’s partner …

Radisson Blu Atria Opens 167 Rooms Upscale Hotel in Bengaluru

Brussels-headquartered hospitality major Carlson Rezidor launched its third property in the city, when it opened the doors of Radisson Blu Atria Bengaluru on Saturday. The upper up-scale hotel has been set up in partnership with Bengaluru-based A.S.K. Brothers, which has invested a sum of around Rs 100 crore in renovating the earlier Atria Hotel into …

Spirit of Ideation Leads to Innovation and Investment: Priyank Kharge

Young Indians (Yi) an integral part of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organised the 5th National Entrepreneurship Summit in the city Themed ‘Disruption – Challenging Traditions, Transforming World’, the summit was inaugurated by Priyank Kharge, Minister for IT, BT and Tourism Government of Karnataka in the presence of  Ajith Mathew George, Chair, Entrepreneurship Summit 2017,  R K Misra Serial Entrepreneur, and Subramanyam Putrevu, …

Fishchain Leverages on Ecommerce Tech to Expand Presence in India

  Fish Chain, Bangalore-based startup and a for-profit, social venture has launched Fishchaincat and Chatbot aimed to make seafood available in Bengaluru and expand in a phased manner across India. After having done its pilot operations over a year ago in Coimbatore, the company has now rolled out operations in the city with new technology …