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In 5G Era Security Should Be Of Top Priority For Telcos : A10 Networks

In 5G Era Security Should Be Of Top Priority For Telcos : A10 Networks

May 26, 2019 at 7:31 pm 0 comments

An A10 Networks survey revealed that 94% respondents expect growth in network traffic, connected devices and mission-critical IoT use cases to significantly increase security and reliability concerns for 5G networks. India, like many other nations, would be embracing 5G in a year or two and consumers of 5G services will be thrownRead More

India PC Market Drops 8.3% In Q1, HP Tops Chart

India PC Market Drops 8.3% In Q1, HP Tops Chart

May 24, 2019 at 11:22 am 0 comments

The India traditional Personal Computing (PC) market witnessed a year-on-year (YoY) drop of 8.3 percent with shipments reaching 2.15 million units in Q1, 2019Q1. This is the third consecutive quarter for the Indian PC industry, an IDC report suggests. The research firm opines that this decline is due to weakRead More

KaiOS, The OS In JioPhone, Raises $50 Mn In Series B

KaiOS, The OS In JioPhone, Raises $50 Mn In Series B

May 22, 2019 at 10:21 pm 0 comments

KaiOS Technologies, maker of KaiOS, the operating system used in Reliance’s JioPhone, has raised $50 million in a Series B funding. The funding round was led by Cathay Innovation, with continued participation from Kai’s existing shareholders Google and TCL Holdings. To date, more than 100 million devices running on KaiOSRead More

Airtel Launches Exclusive Horror Shows For TV Customers

Airtel Launches Exclusive Horror Shows For TV Customers

May 21, 2019 at 5:21 pm 0 comments

In order to bring some unique content to its platform Airtel Digital TV, the DTH business of the company, today launched a ‘horror-only’ show for its customers. Named ‘The Horror TV – Ab Lagega Darr’ – the channel will offer a variety of horror movies, TV shows and web series. TheRead More

Airtel’s Rights Issue Oversubscribed, Gets Industry Thumbs Up

Airtel’s Rights Issue Oversubscribed, Gets Industry Thumbs Up

May 18, 2019 at 9:27 am 0 comments

Airtel Friday said its mega Rights Issue of Rs 25,000 crore has been over subscribed by the closure day. The issue was opened on 3 May and closed on 17 May. “The Company would like to bring to your notice that, based on preliminary information received, the Rights Issue hasRead More

Cyclone Fani : Vodafone Idea Revives 90% Network In Odisha

Cyclone Fani : Vodafone Idea Revives 90% Network In Odisha

May 16, 2019 at 10:56 am 0 comments

Vodafone Idea has claimed that it has revived almost 90% of its damaged network in Cyclone Fani-hit Odisha. The operator’s network was damaged in 10 affected districts of Odisha when Cyclone Fani hit the coastal state on 3 May. The company in a statement said that over 2600 sites haveRead More

Airtel Offers Rs 4 Lakh Life Insurance With Rs 249 Recharge

Airtel Offers Rs 4 Lakh Life Insurance With Rs 249 Recharge

May 13, 2019 at 3:11 pm 0 comments

Bharti Airtel has started offering Life Insurance to its prepaid customers. Going forward the prepaid customers of Airtel who recharge their phone with Rs 249 plan will get a life insurance cover of Rs 4 lakh which will be renewed automatically wit every recharge of the same amount. The leadingRead More

Y C Deveshwar, Founder of ITC e-Choupal, Passes Away

Y C Deveshwar, Founder of ITC e-Choupal, Passes Away

May 11, 2019 at 11:48 am 0 comments

Y C Deveshwar, the longest serving Chairman of ITC, passed away this morning after a brief illness. The noted industrialist was 72. An ITC official confirmation is awaited. Sanjiv Puri is the current CEO and MD of the company. In 2000 he founded ITC e-Choupal, an IT-led initiative where he triedRead More

Jio Bags Three Golden Globe Tigers Award 2019

Jio Bags Three Golden Globe Tigers Award 2019

May 7, 2019 at 1:25 pm 0 comments

Reliance Jio has bagged three coveted awards at the Golden Globe Tigers Award 2019 held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The company got the awards in three categories – Jio’s market leadership; JioPhone; and the new interactive gaming platform Jio Cricket Play Along. Jio and two of its pioneering initiatives have been recognised forRead More

Vodafone Idea Inks Multi-Million Dollar IT Contract With IBM

Vodafone Idea Inks Multi-Million Dollar IT Contract With IBM

May 5, 2019 at 7:21 pm 0 comments

Vodafone Idea has announced of signing a multi-million dollar IT outsourcing contract with IBM. In this five-year contract IBM will help the telecom operator to offer enhanced customer experience to millions of connected consumers and businesses in India. “Delivering better customer experience through digital medium is one of the focusRead More