Global Cybersecurity Predictions for 2017 and Beyond…

By Vishal Gupta, Co-Founder and CEO, Seclore The year 2016 has been an epic year for cyber security threats. Current projections published from a Cybersecurity Market Report indicate that cybercrimes will only continue grow to an enormous $6 trillion in annual losses to the world by the year 2021. Due in part to our hyper-connected world, …

Microsoft Accelerator with Wipro to Drive 13 New Startups in Dec 2016

Microsoft Accelerator, a global program built to empower startups and Wipro Limited, a leading information technology, consulting and business process services company have entered into a partnership that will provide startups with greater opportunities to innovate and grow their business. This announcement was made at the accelerator’s flagship event – Think Next 2016 that brings …

China, U.S. Offer Biggest Potential for Electric Vehicle Sales: Accenture Research

Improving car sales suggests strong potential for growth in electric vehicle (EV) sales in China and the U.S. However, a combination of technological, economic and political factors, including the influence of more planned mass-market EV introductions over the next four years, could provide car-makers with nine additional growth markets to invest in, according to new …

Karnataka Awards Tech-25 Startups Funds Upto Rs 50 Lakh at ITbiz

Here is the list of 25 Startup – Karnataka Top startup’s Tech-25 Awards at ITE.biz 2016 in 5 Categories Category – Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology and Life Sciences OmiX Research and Diagnostics Laboratories Private Limited is into developing platform for molecular testing of pathogens, outside of laboratory settings. Their platform is currently used in the diagnosis and …

IIA to Host Natcon 2016 in Bengaluru from Dec 1-3, 2016

The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA), Karnataka Chapter will host NATCON 2016 at The Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru from, December 1 to December 3. IIA is also celebrating its 100th year in India. Over 1,000 including some prominent speakers including Rahul Mehrotra, Prof of Urban Planning, Harvard University; Alfredo Brillembourg, Chair of Architecture and Urban Design, …

Tier II & III Cities Contribute Rs 4000 Crore to IT Export in Karnataka

IT companies in tier 2  and tier 3 cities of Karnataka have made exemplary performance during the last fiscal to register total export value of Rs 4,000 crore, said Priyank Kharge, Minister for IT and Tourism, Government  of Karnataka. At a press conference as part of the BengaluruITE.Biz 2016, the minister said this performance comes at a …

GE to Set Up Digital Technology Centre in Bangalore; Plans to Hire 1,000 Over Next 3 Years

By Manu Sharma General Electric (GE), the American multinational conglomerate corporation has announced the launch of their Digital Technology Centre in Bangalore. Jim Fowler, Global Chief Information Officer (CIO) will launch the new centre on November 30, 2016 and will be located initially at the Prestige Shantiniketan at Whitefield. In a Fireside Chat on ‘Industrial …

Ola’s World’s First Connected Car Platform for Ride-Sharing in India

In a global first, Ola, India’s most popular mobile app for transportation has launched ‘Ola Play’, a connected car platform for ride sharing that will transform the in-car experience for users on the go like never before. Ola Play is powered by proprietary in-car and cloud technologies from Ola, by bringing advance car controls, choice of personalized content and …

Simplilearn & Microsoft to Train Over 1 Lakh Professionals on Microsoft Cloud by 2020

Simplilearn, the global professional training company announced a collaboration with Microsoft to build a talent pool of over one lakh next generation cloud professionals by 2020. Simplilearn has been appointed as Microsoft’s silver learning partner for its suite of Microsoft Azure certification courses and will train IT professionals on Azure as cloud based applications are …