INDIAN NEWS & TIMES

Sunday, March 26, 2017

IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Pace Automation Ltd., a leading ‘Solution as a Service Company’ announced a strategic partnership to offer ‘RetailSmart’, an end-to-end fully integrated solution that will enable local ‘Kirana’ (unorganized) stores to become ecommerce ready. Powered by IBM Cloud, the solution allows Kirana stores to deliver a convenient online shopping experience to consumers and pay safely using a convenient payment mode (irrespective of the size of the purchase). According to industry reports, [...]

Automic Software, the leader in business automation software and acquired by CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA), today announced a new Automic Action Pack for Puppet.  This is available immediately from the Automic Marketplace “Enterprises must transform themselves to enable change. This is why digital transformation is such an important strategic motivation,” said Chris Boorman, chief marketing officer, Automic Software. “The Automic Action Pack for Puppet enables our users to seamlessly orchestrate [...]

CA Technologies today announced that it has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company For the second year in a row, CA Technologies has been recognized and is one of only 3 winners in the Software and Services category, underscoring the company’s commitment to leading ethical business standards and practices. “Companies [...]

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced the launchof Pointnext, a newly redefined technology services organization dedicated to helping companies accelerate their digital transformations and make desired business outcomes a reality. HPE Pointnext draws on the expertise of more than 25,000 specialists in 80 countries covering 30 languages and spanning a range of disciplines –from cloud consulting experts to operational services experts. These teams collaborate with businesses worldwide to speed their adoption of emerging [...]

Taking the 20 years celebrations ahead, Canon India Pvt. Ltd, India’s leading Digital Imaging Company, today flagged off a 60 city roadshow to strengthen customer connect across the country. This ‘Consumer Connect’ Program is an initiative to create wider awareness about the brand’s consumer portfolio, while consolidating its footprint and strengthening its presence across regions in the country. Designed from an interactive engagement perspective, Canon India roadshow will provide a [...]

Sonata Software announced that its Enterprise Mobility Platform, Halosys, launched significant enhancements and new features that will unlock its customer’s digital business potential. The platforms new features now support: A SAP HANAconnector which enables rapid connectivity with SAP HANA. Halosys already has pre-built connectors for SAP, Hybris, Oracle, Salesforce & NetSuite and protocol aware connectors for any legacy system, database or cloud application. Pre-Built Connectors to Microsoft Dynamics AX7 and [...]

Euronet Services India Pvt Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of Euronet Worldwide Inc., a global provider of electronic payment and transaction processing solutions for financial institutions, retailers, service providers and individual consumers, and Infinitium Holdings Pte Ltd,a leading online electronic payments and authentication solutions provider in Asia, today jointly announced their strategic partnership to combine their service offerings. This alliance earmarks a collaboration to incorporate online technology innovation within India’s financial [...]

Geometry Global Encompass Network, a division of the WPP Network has aligned with Spoors a cloud-based enterprise workflow and field force management company. With employees and contractors across India, the Geometry Global Encompass Network (GGEN) specializes in shopper marketing, rural marketing, large-scale events and exhibitions, urban consumer marketing, digital activation and field marketing. The Geometry Global Encompass Network is WPPshorizontal network working across the group. Spoors will now empower the [...]

Atos, through its technological brand Bull, announces Hoox for business, the first solution to offer secured communications across the entire communication chain: including smartphone, applications and infrastructure. Fully designed and maintained by Atos, Hoox for business ensures complete protection of confidential and strategic data for all professionals in the private and public sector. Secure communication is a growing industry concern and this solution enables individuals to communicate in a secure [...]

Ness Digital Engineering, a leading provider of custom software engineering services, organized a two-day hackathon, Gear Up 2017, on the 8 th and 9 th February for its employees at the Mumbai locations. The hackathon was aimed at fueling innovation, creative thinking and collaboration across the teams. The event featured participation from 19 teams of Ness engineers, and it produced some highly innovative ideas and was a great learning experience [...]

VSoft Technologies, a global provider of information and technology solutions for financial institutions, has today announced its plans of setting-up a Software Development Centre in Mangalagiri, Andhra Pradesh. This Software Development Centre at Mangalagiri would help to scale company’s operations by providing innovative technology solutions and services to its Financial Institution clients that are based in India and Abroad. This center would also be used for Banking Software Development and [...]

Results from a CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) global study reveal APIs arevital components for business success and thriving in the application economy. Eighty-eight percent of surveyed organizations are using APIs, and those organizations reporting the greatest success with APIs are advanced in how they manage the full API life cycle (51 percent). This group of advanced organizations are seeing advantages in digital reach, time-to-market with new apps, transaction volumes and better [...]

NASSCOM Foundation, in collaboration with industry leaders Mphasis and Accenture, today announced the winners of the ninth edition of the NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum – a platform that fosters innovative use of technology to create sustained social impact. Arguably, the largest Social Innovation Honours in India,NSIF received over 1300 applications this year out of which, 9 winners were chosen after going through a rigorous two level Jury process in the [...]

Tata Communications , a leading provider of A New World of Communications™, today announces its entry into the global USD 4 billion mobile data connectivity and cross-border Internet of Things (IoT) market. The comp any is unveiling the Tata Communications MOVE platform that will enable people and things to become seamlessly connected on a global scale. “With more than 3 billion Internet users globally and billions more connected ‘things’ from [...]

Innoplexus, the technology and product development company focused on AI and advanced analytics, today announced the launch of its product iPlexusTM, an end to end platform for Life Sciences which leverages artificial intelligence to generate continuous intelligence and insights across discovery, clinical development, regulatory and commercial stages of drug development, spanning all major therapeutic areas and indications. iPlexus facilitates better ways of discovering, exploring and analyzing biomedical research. The platform has [...]

Infor, a leading provider of beautiful  business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today announced the availability of the upgraded edition of Infor CloudSuiteTM Business.  Infor CloudSuite Business is an advanced, highly flexible solution that offers companies modern functionality to remain competitive in today’s complex, global environment. With Infor CloudSuite Business, organizations have a solution that meets industry-specific needs with role-based information, a personalized user interface, familiar tools and [...]

Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced it is delivering analytics-based insights for specific industries with the Data Discovery Platform, its newest big data analytics-as-a-service solution. Built with IBM BigInsights and IBM dashDB and developed on Bluemix, IBM’s cloud platform, the solution accelerates insight-driven decision making through pre-built applications for specific industries, such as banking and financial services, retail, energy, education and [...]

Barco, a global technology leader that develops networked visualization solutions for the entertainment, enterprise and healthcare markets, recently announced its EBITDA results for the six and twelve month periods ended 31 December 2016. The results highlighted Barco’s robust growth during the aforementioned period and validated its strategy to advance technological initiatives, grow channel network, and lower product costs. Commenting on the successful year, Jan De Witte, CEO, Barco, said, “Barco [...]

CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced it has appointed iValue InfoSolutions as a Value Added Distributor (VAD) for India and the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) region to grow the mid-market segment and address customers’ needs in their digital transformation journey. iValue InfoSolutions (iValue) is a leading technology enabler that provides compelling and complementary offerings in the areas of digital asset protection and data, network & application management. As part [...]

An autonomous scientific society under the administrative control of Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MoE&IT) of Government of India; NIELIT (National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology) has initiated a new technology in reaching its students nationally over important communications. A text and voice based one way broadcast technology named as Data Radio is introduced within the academic system in partnership with Data Xgen Technologies. DataMail’s Data Radio feature [...]