The COVID-19 pandemic has had an unprecedented impact on the Indian businesses and more so for the SMEs and start-ups. With uncertainty in the business environment and an unexpected shift in the...
Jul 07, 2020
Oracle became the second of the large cloud providers to launch multiple cloud regions in India, when it announced launching of its second cloud region in Hyderabad yesterday. Microsoft already has...
Jun 30, 2020
The Indian software market grew by 16.0% year over year (YoY) in 2H19 compared to 2H18, according to IDC’s Worldwide Semiannual Software Tracker, 2H19 (July-December). For 2019, the India software...
Jun 29, 2020
IT spending in India will total USD 83.5 billion, a decline of 8.1% in 2020, according to the latest forecast by Gartner. This is the first decline in IT spending experienced in India in the last...
Jun 05, 2020
China’s fintech startup ecosystem survived as the breeding ground for venture capitalists (VC) over the last two years despite India marginally surpassing in the third quarter (Q3) of 2019. However,...
May 26, 2020
Customer Experience (CX) is a growing priority among APAC organizations with one in five (19%) of them identifying CX to be the most exciting opportunity for 2020, according to a report by Adobe and...
Apr 07, 2020
Many organizations are starting to realize the benefits of increased scale and velocity of application deployment in their businesses, according to F5 Networks’ 2020 State of Application Services:...
Mar 06, 2020
Only 12% of Asia Pacific (10% in India) organizations are delivering a fully functioning experience, yet more than half (64% in Asia and 74.6% in India) consider Customer Experience (CX) to be a...
Mar 02, 2020
While adoption rates for public cloud continue to grow, security is still the number one roadblock, which is understandable considering the volume and variety of threats organizations face today,...
Feb 21, 2020
India will lead the way for salary increase in APAC in 2020 with 9.1%, followed by China (6.3%), Philippines (5.8%), Malaysia (5.3%), Singapore (3.8%), Australia (3.1%) and Japan (2.4%), according to...
Feb 18, 2020
IT spending in India will total USD 94 billion in 2020, up from USD 88.5 billion in 2019 (an increase of 6.6%), according to Gartner. “2020 will be a rebound year for India’s IT spending as consumers...
Nov 11, 2019
Trend Micro recently announced the launch of its local managed XDR datacenter service in India. While many customers are considering outsourcing complex security tasks to cybersecurity professionals...
Oct 15, 2019
NTT business in India will be led by Kiran Bhagwanani, CEO, India for NTT. He will be responsible for making sure the country meets the ambitious objectives of NTT and its clients. He reports to John...
Oct 07, 2019
Public cloud services revenue in India will total USD 2.4 billion in 2019, an increase of 24.3% from 2018, according to Gartner. Although India revenue will only represent 1.2% of the global public...
Jun 19, 2019
India has recently celebrated its 70th Republic Day. This celebration was very special as we recently became the 6th largest economy of the world with the UK just a notch above. We are today...
Feb 06, 2019
As a pre-election Union Budget, this was supposed to be populist. Finance Minister Piyush Goyal did not fail to woo common people by offering support for farmers and raising tax exemption limit for...
Feb 01, 2019
India finds its place amongst the leading nations globally in their preparedness towards the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to Cisco’s 2019 Data Privacy Benchmark Study....
Jan 28, 2019
The World Economic Forum (WEF) and Bain & Co have just released a report on future of consumption in India, which delves deep into how consumers and consumption will shape up in emerging markets...
Jan 08, 2019
India networking market which includes Ethernet Switch, Routers and WLAN segments witnessed a 67.1% YoY growth in Q3, 2018 with increased investments across the enterprise and service provider...
Dec 28, 2018
The overall server market in India witnessed a year-over-year (YoY) decline of 8.1% in terms of revenue to reach USD 276.6 million in Q3, 2018 versus USD 300.9 million in Q3, 2017, according to the...
Dec 24, 2018
India is set to lead the world in hybrid cloud usage and adoption over the next two years, according to a new global study by Nutanix. The report, “The Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Index” compiled by...
Dec 07, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
“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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 by...
Sep 08, 2016
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
“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
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
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
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
Aug 25, 2016
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
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
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
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
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