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 …

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 …

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, …

Idea Money’ s New App Comes with Unique Features for a faster Customer Experience

With a focus on catalysing digital transactions in line with the government’s vision of a cashless economy, to enable mobile users transact securely and conveniently, Idea Cellular has redesigned the Idea Money* app for both Android and iOS users. The new app now comes loaded with a host of unique and exciting features. The new app can …

Over 250 Trade Partners Across Aircel Circles Awarded Super Achievers of Lakshya 2.0

Aircel, one of the leading innovative mobile service providers in India, successfully executed ‘Lakshya 2.0’ program for the year 2016 to reward its top performing trade partners in India. Under this trade partner engagement program, 256 channel partners across circles were flown/taken for a 3 days fully-paid trip to ‘land of beaches’ Goa. ‘Lakshya 2.0 …

Tech Mahindra Adds Metaswitch to Its VNF-Exchange Program

Tech Mahindra, a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business engineering today announced that cloud native communications leader Metaswitch has been selected to join its VNF-Exchange program. By joining the VNF-Exchange program, Metaswitch will provide key cloud native virtual network functions as part of Tech Mahindra’s validated end-to-end solutions for converged and mobile operators, including Voice over LTE (VoLTE) …

Sasken to Showcase Full Phone Development of Satellite Mobile Handset at Satellite 2017

Sasken Technologies Ltd., (formerly Sasken Communication Technologies Ltd.), a leading product engineering and digital transformation solutions provider, is participating in the Satellite 2017 to be held from March 6  to 9, 2017 at the Walter E, Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C, USA. At the event, Sasken will showcase a handheld satellite terminal developed end-to-end for the world’s leading satellite service provider …

HPE, Tata Comm to Build World’s Largest IoT Network in India

Today at Mobile World Congress 2017 Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced it is working with Tata Communications, a leading provider of – A New World of Communications, to support the roll-out of India’s first LoRaWAN (LoRa) based network. Tata Communications unveiled plans for the LoRa network last year. It is part of Tata Communications’ long-term strategy of creating mobile platforms and ecosystems that enable …