Month: October 2015

Revolutionize Your Way of Planning A Trip With Online Travel Portals

Gyanesh-Kumar-and-Devesh-Kumar-ThakurIf you are planning a trip the first thing that comes to your mind is whether you like mountains or beaches, deserts or simply a place with wonderful architecture. Travel lets you enjoy and relax at different places, away from the hassle of work, early getting up and daily chores. Making it happen is a hassle-free task because of budding trend of booking everything online. Online travel portals give you an ease and reviews about various places. You can compare within many sites whichever offers you the best possible price; you can book the flights and hotel rooms and be prepared to have a rocking vacation.

Online Travel portal helps us in making our trip all better through. Online Travel Portal provides facilities with regard to travel information like air travel booking, bus/car facilities, hotel booking and every other information which is related to travelling. There are Travel Portals which, along with these services also provide “Travel Consultancy” and exclusive “Holiday Packages” which allows the travellers to choose for the package as per their requirement. They also offer good deals that help the customer save a lot of bucks. Update them time to time if there are any good deals on the destination they raised query for. The travelers have the liberty and right to obtain information related to their desired destinations that are available to them on the websites…Read more

IBM builds Bluemix-powered Innovation Lab along with Infosys to develop app solutions

ibm-logo-new-300x300IBM and Infosys have announced a collaboration in which Infosys will tap Bluemix, IBM’s Cloud platform to rapidly prototype, develop and deploy the next generation of Cloud apps for its global client base.

The collaboration includes the launch of Bluemix-powered Innovation Lab for co-creation of apps with clients; training of Infosys developers on Bluemix and cloud app development skills; as well as Infosys’ adoption of Bluemix dedicated to leverage its vast library of cognitive computing and analytics solutions and other services to build client…Read more

WD enhances its Desktop Hard Drive Portfolio

Khwaja-Saifuddin-Senior-Director-wd-300x300WD, a , has announced expansion of its WD Black line of performance hard drives up to 6TB capacity. Shipping now, the 3.5-inch, 7,200 RPM drive is the perfect solution for gamers and professionals in need of high-performance desktop systems and workstations.

WD Black hard drives combine 7,200 RPM spin speed, 128 MB cache, dual-stage actuator technology, SATA 6 gigabits per second (Gb/s) interface, and an integrated dual processor to deliver ultimate performance in a maximum-capacity drive. The WD Black 6TB is up to 29% faster than the previous WD Black 4TB version in maximum data rate throughput and 10% faster in PCMark Vantage…Read more

HP announces official split of the company in India

Meg-Whitman-hp-300x300The US technology firm HP (Hewlett-Packard) has announced its split into two separate companies – HP Enterprise and HP Inc. The company has divided its computer and printer business from its corporate hardware and services operations.

According to the latest update, HP’s present Chief Executive Meg Whitman will head both HP Enterprise and HP Inc., and the enterprise segment will house the corporate hardware and services operations…Read more

Avaya strengthens its foothold in China with New Legal Entity

avaya-logo-500-300x300Avaya has announced that it has established a new legal entity to drive its operations in China. The move is intended to enhance localization in this strategic market to provide better support for Greater China customers and partners.

The new streamlined operation will make it easier for customers and partners to work with Avaya, strengthening its ability to locally develop solutions and services to meet local customer needs and cultural communications habits. With domestically manufactured products and the reduction of logistics barriers, the new streamed operation will help make it easier and quicker to bring Avaya solutions to the customers that need …Read more

Seagate showcases its Cloud Storage offerings in Quanta Cloud TechnologySolution Center

Mike-Yang-General-Manager-QCT-300x300Seagate Technology is bringing technology and expertise to Quanta Cloud Technology’s newest solution center, which celebrated its grand opening last week in San Jose, Calif. The QCT Cloud Solution Center, in conjunction with technology leaders such as Seagate, is one of many planned in a global initiative to help meet the growing needs of next-generation data centers.

“As one of the world’s largest suppliers to cloud data centers, QCT is experiencing rapid growth as the cloud computing industry accelerates. Our new Cloud Solution Centers will give our customers first-hand experience with solutions they look to deploy in their own environments. We are excited that Seagate will be showcased at the San Jose Cloud Solution Center to further promote our engagement that is redefining storage,” said Mike Yang, General Manager, QCT…Read more

Panasonic introduces new smartphones – P50 Idol and P65 Flash

panasonic-smartphone-P50-IdolPanasonic India has announced the release of two new affordable smartphones – P50 Idol and P65 Flash, ahead of the festive season. Priced at Rs.6,790 and Rs.8,290, respectively, the phablets make for the ideal gifting purchase, with Panasonic now offering a diversified range of smartphone models for every buyer.

Panasonic’s focus on research and development in industrial design and user interface places its smartphone products at a level above the rest in terms of form-factor and user-friendliness. In-depth research of the Indian consumer has identified three key criteria that are assessed in a smartphone: impressive screen displays, quality cameras and powerful battery backups. The new P50 and P65 models tick all the right boxes, with sharper IPS HD displays, dual cameras, and mega battery capacities…Read more

HP expands its large-format colour and monochrome printing portfolio

Devang-Karia-Country-Manager-Large-Format-Design-PPS-HP-India-300x300HP has extended its product portfolio with the launch of HP PageWide XL 8000 Printer in India, offering the fastest large-format production printing available in colour and black-and-white.

The new printers will enable reprographic houses, print service providers (PSPs), enterprise central reprographic departments (CRDs) and print corners to produce computer-aided design (CAD) drawings and will open new business opportunities with geographic information system (GIS) maps, point-of-sale applications and posters.

HP PageWide XL Printers do the job of two printers in one single device, providing monochrome and colour prints at breakthrough speeds up to 60 per cent faster than the fastest monochrome light-emitting diode (LED) printer. Included as part of the new portfolio, the HP PageWide XL Blueprinters are also designed to deliver more pages of translucent prints, black-and-white whiteprints and digital blueprints with superior quality…Read more

Intel promotes innovation and research with setting up of 100 IoT Centres in academic institutions

Kumud-Srinivasan-President-Intel-India-300x300With the theme of “A World with One Trillion Connected Devices”, Intel is hosting its second Intel India Academic Forum 2015 in New Delhi. The two-day conclave will feature talk tracks on Communications & Networking, Sensing & Security and Large-Scale Machine Learning, with the aim of accelerating technology innovation and academic research.

Marking the occasion, Intel also announced the setting up of 100 Internet of Things (IoT) centres across Indian academia institutions and awarded the Intel India PhD Fellowships for 2015 to five students. As part of Intel’s continued efforts to promote innovation and research with higher education students, 100 Intel IoT centres at academic institutions across India are being supported with Intel Galileo boards, which are specifically designed for makers, students, educators, and DIY electronics enthusiasts to build product prototypes. Intel Galileo boards are equipped with the required platforms and technologies and are aimed at empowering students on latest IoT skills and encouraging them to bring their ideas to reality…Read more

Pegasystems to innovate device solutions for “Internet of Things” clients

Alan-Trefler-pegasystemsWith an increasing number of manufacturers looking at Internet of Things (IoT) for maintenance and services, Pegasystems is increasingly working on solutions in the sector. The US-based company is devising solutions for its clients such as Philips as a part of its suite in customer services business.

Alan Trefler, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Pegasystems, said that customer support services contribute to around half their revenue in one form or the other. One of the new sectors are manufacturers who work in the space of IoT using their services in the warranty to service machinery and consumer facing devices. They have utilized their core technology with process automation, tracking and fulfilment services …Read more