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India Server Market Revenue declines 8% In Q3, 2018

India Server Market Revenue declines 8% In Q3, 2018

December 26, 2018 at 10:10 am 0 comments

Lack of too many big ticket deals in IT and telecom sector has led to a decline in the the overall server market in India in 2018. The market witnessed a year-over-year (YoY) decline of 8.1 percent in terms of revenue to reach $276.6 million in Q3 2018 versus $300.9Read More

Haier India Deploys Facial Recognition To Improve Customer Service

Haier India Deploys Facial Recognition To Improve Customer Service

December 24, 2018 at 11:28 am 0 comments

Home Appliances and Consumer Electronics brand Haier has used facial recognition technology in its customer service app to improve the user experience. As per the Hair India the new feature will ensure greater customer satisfaction and enhanced security by enabling identification of on-ground Haier engineers. The feature will be able toRead More

Qualcomm 9205 LTE Modem For IoT Applications Launched

Qualcomm 9205 LTE Modem For IoT Applications Launched

December 17, 2018 at 7:15 pm 0 comments

Qualcomm Monday announced its next-generation modem specifically built for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The modem can be deployed in devices offering solutions like asset trackers, health monitors, security systems, smart city sensors and smart meters, as well as a range of wearable trackers. The new Qualcomm 9205 LTE modemRead More

Digisol Launches Switches For Harsh Outdoor Environments

Digisol Launches Switches For Harsh Outdoor Environments

December 14, 2018 at 1:05 pm 0 comments

Networking products and solutions company Digisol on Friday said it has expanded its Industrial Grade switches portfolio by launching two new switches that can be deployed in harsh outdoor environments. The switches are part of Digisol’s DG-IS1006GP Unmanaged PoE Gigabit range of switches. Equipped with 4 10/100/1000M PoE ports, 2Read More

Vivo To Invest Rs 4000 Cr In India, Set Up New Manufacturing Unit

Vivo To Invest Rs 4000 Cr In India, Set Up New Manufacturing Unit

December 13, 2018 at 2:14 pm 0 comments

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo Thursday said it will invest another Rs 4000 crore in India in the coming years. This investment will be used, besides other things, to set up a new manufacturing plant in the country. The company said it has acquired additional 169-acre of land in the YamunaRead More

Ericsson Sets Up Global Artificial Intelligence Hub In India

Ericsson Sets Up Global Artificial Intelligence Hub In India

December 13, 2018 at 1:29 pm 0 comments

Ericsson Thursday said it has set up a Global Artificial Intelligence Accelerator (GAIA) in Bengaluru. This innovation hub will focus on research and development in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation. Ericsson’s  GAIA  in  Bengaluru  will  help  create  150  new  jobs  for  data scientists, engineers, ML/AI architects, and software developers in 2019,Read More

Digital Transformation Spending To Reach $2 Tn By 2022

Digital Transformation Spending To Reach $2 Tn By 2022

November 14, 2018 at 10:02 am 0 comments

As digital transformation offers the promise to transform businesses by improving customer experience and incremental profitability, spend on such technologies and services are tend to rise in coming times. A recent study predicts that by 2022 the global digital transformation spending on various technology and solutions would reach $1.97 trillion.Read More

Flipkart’s Binny Bansal Resigns Over ‘Serious Personal Misconduct’

Flipkart’s Binny Bansal Resigns Over ‘Serious Personal Misconduct’

November 13, 2018 at 9:34 pm 0 comments

Binny Bansal, who co-founded Flipkart along with Sachin Bansal, has resigned from his post of Group CEO with immediate effect. A complaint regarding his personal misconduct has been attributed to his resignation from the firm. “His decision follows an independent investigation done on behalf of Flipkart and Walmart into anRead More

Ashish Chowdhary To Quit Nokia, May Join Apple India

Ashish Chowdhary To Quit Nokia, May Join Apple India

November 13, 2018 at 1:28 pm 0 comments

Nokia today confirmed that its CCOO or chief customer operations officer Ashish Chowdhary would leave the company at the end of 2018. This also adds to the speculation that he may join Apple as its India head. The company said Chowdhary  will continue to lead Customer Operations and remain aRead More

HSBC Bank Helps RIL Make First Blockchain Based Transaction

HSBC Bank Helps RIL Make First Blockchain Based Transaction

November 5, 2018 at 7:24 am 0 comments

The HSBC Bank  has said it helped Reliance Industries to do its first live financial transaction using blockchain technology.  The transaction using blockchain technology was executed between RIL and Tricon Energy, USA that imported materials from the Mukesh Ambani-led Indian business house. “This is an industry first as the BlockchainRead More