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Employment In IT Sector Set To Rise : Indian Staffing Federation

Employment In IT Sector Set To Rise : Indian Staffing Federation

June 14, 2017 at 5:07 pm 0 comments

As per the recent report by Indian Staffing Federation only 15 major sectors drove the entire jobs market growth in just 11 states. Amidst the country’s gloomy employment scenario and recent job cuts by various MNCs, Indian Staffing Federation on Tuesday said that the staffing industry expects hiring to increaseRead More

Nokia Open Innovation Challenge On IoT Starts Today

Nokia Open Innovation Challenge On IoT Starts Today

June 8, 2017 at 5:29 pm 0 comments

Challenge is open to innovators worldwide developing the technologies of tomorrow in the Internet of Things (IoT) domains of smart cities, mobility, safety and security and connected industries Nokia today launched its Open Innovation Challenge focusing on the Internet of Things (IoT) for smart cities, mobility, safety and security, andRead More

Flipkart Claims Selling 80 Yureka Black Phones Every Minute

Flipkart Claims Selling 80 Yureka Black Phones Every Minute

June 7, 2017 at 10:43 am 0 comments

Online marketplace Flipkart has claimed that Micromax’ subsidiary smartphone brand YU has witnessed record sales for its latest smartphone Yureka Black on its online retail platform. The phone that was launched last week went on sale on Flipkart from midnight of 5 June. Flipkart said it saw its Yureka BlackRead More

When TRAI Shuts Up COAI As Bluntly As Possible

When TRAI Shuts Up COAI As Bluntly As Possible

May 29, 2017 at 10:03 am 0 comments

The professional relation between telecom regulator, TRAI, and telecom operators’ association, COAI, is not at the pink of health for quite some time now, precisely since the birth of Reliance Jio. While COAI had, in the past, accused TRAI of bias and working under pressure from the Mukesh Ambani-led firm,Read More

IBM To Build BSE’s Security Operation Center

IBM To Build BSE’s Security Operation Center

May 11, 2017 at 6:33 pm 0 comments

The Next-generation cyber Security Operation Center to provide BSE round-the-clock security, strengthen cyber defence and safeguard stakeholder assets IBM today announced that BSE (formerly known as the Bombay Stock Exchange), has selected IBM Security to design, build and manage a cyber Security Operation Center to safeguard the company’s assets andRead More

Fujitsu And Oracle Launch Servers With World’s Fastest Per-Core Performance

Fujitsu And Oracle Launch Servers With World’s Fastest Per-Core Performance

April 5, 2017 at 9:49 am 0 comments

Fujitsu and Oracle today announced the launch of Fujitsu SPARC M12, a new lineup of enterprise servers now available worldwide. Featuring Fujitsu’s new SPARC64 XII processor, the SPARC M12 servers achieve the world’s highest per CPU core performance in arithmetic processing, offering dramatic improvements for a wide range of databaseRead More

Nokia, Facebook Trial Undersea Spectral Efficiency With Amazing Success

Nokia, Facebook Trial Undersea Spectral Efficiency With Amazing Success

March 21, 2017 at 7:22 pm 0 comments

Nokia and Facebook have collaborated to do spectral efficiency test of their undersea fiber network and the results were very encouraging. During the field trials the team witnessed 2.5 times more capacity than the traditional optical transmission technology. Both the companies conducted this trial over a 5,500 km submarine cableRead More

MWC 2017 : Avast Launches Personal Security Solutions For IoT Devices

MWC 2017 : Avast Launches Personal Security Solutions For IoT Devices

February 28, 2017 at 2:07 pm 0 comments

Digital security products and solutions provider Avast, Tuesday announced a new feature of the Avast Wi-Fi Finder app for Android that will help users secure their networks and protect their Internet of Things (IoT) devices. In addition to helping users easily find secure Wi-Fi connections on-the-go, Avast Wi-Fi Finder alsoRead More

Indian Semiconductor Association IESA Opens Its Chennai Chapter

Indian Semiconductor Association IESA Opens Its Chennai Chapter

February 15, 2017 at 2:40 pm 0 comments

India Electronics and Semiconductor Association or IESA, the trade body representing the Indian Electronics System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) industry, today announced the launch of their Chennai Chapter. The key objectives of setting up an office in Chennai is to widen the eco-system, acquire new members and strengthen the supplyRead More

India’s Optiemus To Manufacture BlackBerry Phones

India’s Optiemus To Manufacture BlackBerry Phones

February 6, 2017 at 10:26 am 0 comments

Optiemus Infracom, an Indian company based out of New Delhi, will now manufacture your next set of BlackBerry smartphones in the country. Besides domestic consumption, the BlackBerry phones made by Optiemus will also be exported to other markets like Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh. Earlier the Canadian smartphone maker hadRead More