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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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Shift to cloud computing will affect more than $1 trillion in IT spending: Gartner

August 4, 2016
Shift to cloud computing will affect more than $1 trillion in IT spending: Gartner

The shift to cloud computing during the next five years will affect over $1 trillion in IT spending, making IT one of the most disruptive forces since the early days of the digital age, technology research firm Gartner said.

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Anaplan strengthens market position with over 100% annual revenue increase

May 30, 2016
Anaplan strengthens market position with over 100% annual revenue increase

Anaplan, the enterprise planning cloud company, announced it more than doubled revenue for its fiscal year 2016,1 with over 100 percent growth year-over-year. The company’s continued growth is being fueled by global demand for its cloud-based planning and modelling platform.

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India Set To Outpace The World In Cloud Spending

May 4, 2016
India Set To Outpace The World In Cloud Spending

“India stands at a crucial moment in its history—with an unprecedented opportunity for transformation,” proclaimed Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, at a recent conference in New Delhi. “Think, for example, of Make in India and Digital India. And with the promise of even more reforms to come, India’s star shines bright.”

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