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Ondot Systems: Fortifying a House of Cards

October 3, 2017
Ondot Systems: Fortifying a House of Cards

Banks and credit unions in the USA are finding new ways to empower their cardholders with proactive control and instant visibility over their transactions. Greater customer engagement and confidence in card security is driving card usage while lowering fraud costs. It also has positive implications for legislative compliance, according to Ondot Systems Inc. Two cars […]

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Microsoft eyes late-stage startups in India

August 29, 2017
Microsoft eyes late-stage startups in India

Microsoft, the world’s biggest software maker, is changing its strategy to engage with startups. The company which launched its accelerator in Bengaluru five years ago to support early stage firms is now betting big on late-stage startups. The Seattle-based company which generated a revenue of $85.3 billion in 2016 is helping these companies scale up, […]

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Microsoft acquires Cloud firm Cycle Computing

August 29, 2017
Microsoft acquires Cloud firm Cycle Computing

From finding a cure for cancer to making vehicles safer to fulfilling the promises of artificial intelligence, today’s complex problems require the ability to harness massive amounts of computing power. For too long, Big Computing has been accessible only to the most well-funded organizations. At Microsoft, we believe that access to Big Computing capabilities in […]

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India proposes subsidy for MSMEs deploying cloud computing

April 8, 2017
India proposes subsidy for MSMEs deploying cloud computing

The Indian government has proposed subsidy up to Rs 1 lakh for micro and small enterprises to encourage them to use cloud computing for information and communications technology applications. In cloud computing, MSMEs use Internet to access common as well as tailor-made IT infrastructure, including software, for managing business. The subsidy will be provided on […]

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Snap to spend $1 billion on Amazon cloud services

February 11, 2017
Snap to spend $1 billion on Amazon cloud services

Snap Inc, owner of the popular Snapchat app, said it expected to spend $1 billion over the next five years to use Amazon.com Inc’s cloud services, in addition to the $2 billion cloud contract it already has with Google. Snap may eventually invest in building its own infrastructure, it said on Thursday, in an amendment […]

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How Demonetisation Can Help Leapfrog Digital India

January 22, 2017
How Demonetisation Can Help Leapfrog Digital India

The 8th of November 2016 was a watershed moment in the life of digital India. The strong inclination to cash meant that there was an upper limit to building a data-driven and digital economy. With no cash available in ATMs and banks, people are slowly turning to online methods for transactions.

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Informatica partners with Ingram Micro Cloud in India

January 22, 2017
Informatica partners with Ingram Micro Cloud in India

Informatica, a provider of data management solutions, announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Ingram Micro, a global cloud service provider. Through this relationship, Infomatica’s suite of cloud data management products will be available to Ingram Micro Cloud’s extensive channel partner network in India.

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Historic Dell and EMC Merger Complete

September 26, 2016
Historic Dell and EMC Merger Complete

Dell Technologies has announced completion of the acquisition of EMC Corporation, creating a unique family of businesses that provides the essential infrastructure for organizations to build their digital future, transform IT and protect their most important asset, information.

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Internet of Things is Blowing up Everything?

September 26, 2016
Internet of Things is Blowing up Everything?

“Let’s Redefine the Internet of Things: IoT Means Internet of Profits!” That’s the catchy name for the debate panel chaired by Tam Dell’Oro, Founder and President of the Dell’Oro Group. Her panel was Milind Pansare of Aerohive; Tom Ramar of H3 Dynamics; and Will Wise of the IoT Institute.

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Unicorn Vs The Giants

September 26, 2016
Unicorn Vs The Giants

Unicorns are software companies worth >$1bn. Grant Halloran, Chief Marketing Officer, Anaplan says his company competes against SAP, Oracle and Microsoft.

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