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More than 93% of the Indian organizations are still in the early stages of maturity, according to IDC India’s latest study, titled IDC MaturityScape Benchmark: Cloud in India, 2018. This in IDC...
Oct 30, 2018
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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) designed to give citizens in the European Union (EU) more rights to control their personal information also applies to an Indian entity if it monitors...
May 28, 2018
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Job-seeking activity was the highest in India, with an active/passive score (the measure to which employees are inclined to and demonstrate efforts to look for a new job )of 65 in 4Q 2017, a 5.7%...
Apr 02, 2018
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The world is witness to the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting taking place in Davos, Switzerland. Davos 2018 is one of the first world conferences this year to discuss Gender Equality on a global...
Jan 25, 2018
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As announced last year, Google launched its cloud datacenter in Mumbai and the first Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region in India. The new Mumbai region, called asia-south1, joins Singapore, Taiwan,...
Nov 06, 2017
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Several Indian and Chinese IT companies on Wednesday got together in China's port city of Dalian for cooperation in the field of artificial intelligence.On the first India-China Dalian IoT (Internet...
Sep 20, 2017
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Driven by growth in software and IT services revenue, research agency, Gartner, forecasts that the IT spending in India will reach USD72.4 billion in 2017 - up 6.9% from 2016. Analysts said the key...
Nov 17, 2016
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Technology decision makers in Indian enterprises are the bihggest adopters of public Cloud solutions in the world, reveals a recent survey by Microsoft.    According to the survey, 64% Indian...
Oct 25, 2016
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  What happened? A few Indian banks complained that their customers' debit cards (RuPay, Visa and MasterCard) were used fraudulently mainly in China and USA while customers were in India. A...
Oct 24, 2016
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“The credit/debit/ATM card frauds as detected by some of the largest banks were waiting to happen.” This is the inference of an ASSOCHAM-Mahindra SSG joint study. The study explains that India has...
Oct 24, 2016
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India external storage market witnessed a de-growth of 5.9% year on year (in vendor revenue) and stood at USD 64.4 million in Q2 2016, according to IDC.   Midrange storage segment continued with the...
Oct 21, 2016
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  All you need to know about UPI    There are some ideas that fail to catch up with technology development; newer technologies just leapfrog them. There are others that are well ahead of their times...
Oct 10, 2016
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  The government in India is on pace to spend USD 7.2 billion on IT products and services in 2016, an increase of 2.4% over 2015, according to Gartner. This forecast includes spending on internal...
Oct 04, 2016
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The IoT sensors market is expected to reach USD 38.41 Billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 42.08% between 2016 and 2022, as per the market research report. The major factors driving the growth of...
Sep 21, 2016
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A third and final list of Smart Cities has been announced by the Minister of Urban Development, M. Venkaiah Naidu at New Delhi. Out of the 63 cities that took part, only 27 cities have been selected...
Sep 20, 2016
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When the Modi government advertised itself as a digital sarkar, hopes and self-image of India surged up. While the ease of doing business and some fundamental governance issues have been addressed...
Sep 20, 2016
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India has one of the best 'data cultures' in Asia. As many as 68% of Indian business leaders say they are readt a data-driven digital strategy for digital transfoormation, according to a new study...
Sep 08, 2016
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Achieving the first milestone in Big Data Analytics, Indian Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) is now equipped with a centre for Data Management and Analytics (CDMA). This will help the CAG to...
Sep 07, 2016
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“Banks in India need to give top priority to support the growth possibilities in the country” said Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley. He further added that the sector has, performed very well in the...
Sep 02, 2016
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Enterprise security spending in India is on pace to reach USD1.12 billion in 2016, up 10.6% from USD 1.01 billion in 2015, according to Gartner.   Security spending revenue will reach USD 1.24...
Sep 01, 2016
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Indian cloud market is still on rise, thanks to the blooming public cloud spending. For the present year, 2016, spending on public cloud is going to cross the USD 1 billion mark. It is expected to...
Sep 01, 2016
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In India, there has been a surge of approximately 350% in cyber crime cases registered under the Information Technology (IT) Act, 2000 from the year of 2011 to 2014, a recent ASSOCHAM-PWC study...
Aug 26, 2016
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Overall Internet of Things (IoT) technology spending is expected to grow at 16% and reach USD 253 Billion by 2021 from USD 120 billion in 2016, as per the research by Zinnov, a leading management...
Aug 25, 2016
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The year 2015 was rocked by a torrent of Ransomware attacks with CryptoWall, TorrentLocker, TeslaCrypt and Chimera making major headlines across the globe. This year too attackers continue to...
Aug 23, 2016
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India seems ready for technology-business amalgamation. According to a study by Assocham, India has the third highest base of tech start-ups in the world, thanks largely to the supportive ecosystem...
Aug 22, 2016
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Paying for Ransomware attacks is like “buying attackers’ silence” said, Shivshankar Menon, former National Security Advisor and a renowned diplomat, at 17th Annual CIO & Leader Conference, held...
Aug 02, 2016
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India will have digital payments worth USD 500 billion by 2020, as per Digital Payments 2020 report by the Boston Consulting Group and Google. As many as 22% of all payments were cashless in India in...
Jul 27, 2016
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  Indian business firms have a lot to improve, as per Global Data Protection Index by EMC, which ranked India way down the ladder in terms of data protection. Ranked 8th with a score of 13% - India...
Jul 13, 2016
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Indian businesses seem to be far better than India in general when it comes to trasparency. Nine out of top ten companies who have been ranked as the best performing by Transparency International in...
Jul 12, 2016
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The global content analytics market is projected to reach USD 4.37 Billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 22.1% from USD 1.61 Billion in 2016, as per markets and markets research.   Content analytics in...
Jul 08, 2016
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The next big thing UK is bidding audieu to is, cash. As per the latest reports, UK will go completely cashless by 20 years. Countries like Singapore, Netherlands, France and Sweden are also in the...
Jun 28, 2016
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Data Security Council of India (DSCI) and Lockheed Martin have collectively launched a new cyber security education program for small and mid-size businesses to help them minimize risk from online...
Jun 27, 2016
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India is gearing up for the next big wave of Internet of things (IoT). India and China are the basic developers of IoT in the Asia Pacific Region. As per Evans Data Corporation, India along with...
Jun 24, 2016
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Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is planning to enforce law on Cloud Computing in India. Earlier, Department of Telecom (DoT) through sought recommendations from TRAI on Cloud based...
Jun 23, 2016
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A global forum called xDedic has become an underground market place for cyber criminals to buy and sell access to compromised servers for as little as USD 6 each. The cyber criminal trading platform...
Jun 17, 2016
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Gamarue, Skeeyah and Peals are most encountering malware families in the Asia Pacific region, as per Microsoft.   Gamarue, a worm which can give a malicious hacker control of a computer, was the...
Jun 13, 2016
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PLATINUM, a targeted activity group, is carrying opportunistic attacks across South and South-east Asia. The group carries highly focused attacks seeking to steal sensitive intellectual property...
Jun 09, 2016
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Indian business intelligence (BI) software revenue is forecast to reach USD 213.8 million in 2016, an 18.6% increase over 2015 revenue of USD180.2 million, according to Gartner The BI platforms...
Jun 08, 2016
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Microsoft has launched Cyber Security Engagement Center (CSEC) in Gurgaon, India. The CSEC, as per Microsoft is an initiative to drive public-private partnerships to fight cyber crime. The Gurgaon...
Jun 08, 2016
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India, one of the fastest growing and most populous economies, has a much better positive and secure outlook towards internet of things (IoT) than the rest of the world, as per the Ericsson Mobility...
Jun 07, 2016
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There is a growing trend among cybercriminals to target and even filter out specific countries when designing ransomware and other malicious cyberattacks, and India is on top of the hit list,...
May 19, 2016
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India is the on hit list of China based advanced cyber espionage group, Sucklfly. The hacking software which targeted many countries globally carried maximum attacks against India, as per cyber...
May 19, 2016
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Prime minister Narendra Modi has made frequent references to eGovernance and has urged everyone to embrace egovernance and to bring access to government to the mobile phone. How do you measure...
Oct 07, 2015
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