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Not just a pretty face: Bloomberg’s award-winning European HQ has a state-of-the-art intent-based network

February 17, 2019
Not just a pretty face: Bloomberg’s award-winning European HQ has a  state-of-the-art intent-based network

In a recent presentation at The Ned (former Midlands Bank) just down the road from Bloomberg’s new European headquarters in the city of London, we learned why Bloomberg chose Apstra over other, better known intent-based networking technology companies.  The occasion was doubly interesting because of Apstra’s reputation as a company to watch, and because the […]

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Microsoft India increases focus on the North East, Cloud

February 3, 2019
Microsoft India increases focus on the North East, Cloud

Microsoft India announced plans to increase investments in the eight North Eastern states of India. The company said that it will focus on the education sector; enhancing transportation and utilities; and enabling better citizen services in the North East by harnessing the power of artificial intelligence and cloud technologies. As part of its commitment to […]

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Oracle seeks to strengthen its cloud client base in India

February 3, 2019
Oracle seeks to strengthen its cloud client base in India

Software major oracle is looking to deepen its relationship with Indian customers by launching a number of India-first products, improving its client base, and is also working with local start-ups as the company gears up to launch its data center services this year. “Oracle has large client relationships across sectors that have existed for over […]

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New e-retail rules in India could affect Amazon’s growth

February 3, 2019
New e-retail rules in India could affect Amazon’s growth

Amazon.com has forecast first-quarter sales below Wall Street estimates, warning that new regulations in India had created uncertainty around one of its key growth markets and saying it would step up investments in 2019. Though its international operating loss shrunk to $642 million in the quarter from $919 million a year earlier, new regulations in […]

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IBM earns over 800 patents in 2018, India 2nd highest contributor

February 3, 2019
IBM earns over 800 patents in 2018, India 2nd highest contributor

IBM investors from India earned over 800 patents — the second highest contributor to the company’s global record of 9,100 patents in the US in 2018 — with nearly half in the fields of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cloud computing, cyber security, Blockchain and Quantum Computing. One of the patents filed from India went to IBM […]

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Microsoft Continues to Win in the Cloud

February 3, 2019
Microsoft Continues to Win in the Cloud

Microsoft reported its second-quarter results on Jan. 30. The tech giant enjoyed solid gains in revenue and earnings, fueled by strong growth in its cloud-based services. Microsoft’s intelligent cloud division — which includes its server and cloud computing businesses — remains the company’s strongest growth driver. Revenue in this segment rose 20% to $9.4 billion, […]

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Mellanox Steps on Investment Pedel in India, Mulls Manufacturing Base in the Country

November 4, 2018
Mellanox Steps on Investment Pedel in India, Mulls Manufacturing Base in the Country

Mellanox Technologies, which makes hardware that helps power supercomputers and Ethernet products used in data centers, is mulling more investment in India as part of its strategy to expand its operations in the country. According to Marc Sultzbaugh, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Marketing of the maker of chips and other hardware for data […]

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Alibaba Cloud Launches Second Data Centre in India

October 26, 2018
Alibaba Cloud Launches Second Data Centre in India

Alibaba Cloud, went on to launch its second data centre in India. The company said in astatement that the new “availability zone” is located in Mumbai and will offer many product lines like Storage, Database, Elastic Computing Network, Application Services and Big Data Analytics that will aid in supporting local governments and enterprises in the […]

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Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Microsoft India With ‘Cloud Computing Company of the Year’ Award

October 26, 2018
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Microsoft India With ‘Cloud Computing Company of the Year’ Award

In line with its mission statement of empowering every person and every organization to achieve more, Microsoft is bringing latest tools in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and cloud computing, enabling development of novel solutions to make healthcare more accessible and improve the quality of preventive healthcare. Microsoft AI Network for healthcare is an initiative that aims […]

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VMware to invest $2 billion in India over next 5 years

October 26, 2018
VMware to invest $2 billion in India over next 5 years

VMware announced it will invest $2 billion in India over the next five years towards expanding its facilities, increase headcount and ramp up research and development activities. The investment, part of the company’s overall global investment strategy will enable the company to support its growing sales operations in India, CEO Pat Gelsinger announced. “India is […]

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