Month: November 2015

Practo installs Akamai Solutions to increase user traffic in three months

akamai-logo-300x300Akamai Technologies has announced that Practo is using Akamai Solutions to deliver a superior user experience across locations by optimizing and securing the website and increasing accessibility across devices. Akamai Solutions have helped Practo increase conversions by 50 per cent in just three months from the time of implementation.

Practo is Asia’s leading healthcare platform and a SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) company with a growing presence across 50+ cities and 15 countries around the world. The Practo platform currently lists 200,000 healthcare practitioners, 5,000 diagnostic centres and 10,000 hospitals, enabling patients to find best doctors and have a single intelligent healthcare account for their entire family for better healthcare decisions…Read more

CA Technologies expands its Identity-Centric Security Portfolio

Steve-Firestone-ca-technologies-300x300CA Technologies has extended its identity-centric security portfolio that protects and enables the hybrid enterprise, from cloud, distributed and mobile to mainframe. A new release of CA Privileged Access Manager helps control privileged user access to dynamic VMware NSX environments. Updates to CA Identity Suite help simplify identity governance for all users, and a new product, CA Data Content Discovery, helps address compliance demands by discovering and classifying mainframe data. With these new capabilities, CA is improving how businesses protect against security breaches, while helping them to more confidently implement the digital systems and applications that power the application economy.

Combining the built-in security capabilities of VMware NSX with the security capabilities of CA Privileged Access Manager helps secure system access for VMware NSX administrators and helps improve operational efficiencies…Read more

Kuldeep Raina becomes Country Manager (ESG Business), Sophos

Kuldeep-Raina-country-manager-sophos-300x300Sophos has roped in Kuldeep Raina as Country Manager (ESG Business) for its India and SAARC region. Managing all aspects of Enduser Protection business, Kuldeep will work effectively with the leadership of Sunil Sharma, Vice-President – Sales, India and SAARC, Sophos.

“Kuldeep’s familiarity with, and experience in, the security business is a big plus for us. He has earlier held a similar strategic role at Sophos and that’s why, I think, he will be the ideal leader for promoting Sophos Enduser Protection solutions in India and SAARC,” said Sunil Sharma.

Commenting on his new role, Kuldeep said, “With higher synergy in Cyberoam and Sophos ecosystems, I see huge upselling and cross-selling opportunities for our partners vis-a-vis Enduser Protection solutions. I will be looking forward to see this business flourish to its potential and provide a higher level of security to businesses in an evolving threat landscape.”Read more

Konica Minolta organizes Roadshow in Karnataka

Konica-Minolta-roadshow-Davanagere-Karnataka-300x300Konica Minolta has organized a Roadshow in Davangere (Karnataka) on November 6, 2015. The company displayed their newly-launched third-generation high-chroma machine, bizhub press C71HC in the event.

The roadshow was organized to meet different objectives, to demonstrate the production printer was the primary objective. Apart from that, the roadshow was also focussed to meet the customers and understand their industry-related requirements during the event. Visitors got familiar with bizhub press C71HC’s functionality and advanced features, which are helpful to enhance their printing business…Read more

Lenovo strengthens its Vibe series with VIBE S1 Smartphone

lenovo-VIBE-S1-Smartphone-300x300Lenovo has added a new handset to its Vibe series with the new VIBE S1. Lenovo’s VIBE S1 is the world’s first smartphone with two front cameras. On the design front, it has a premium all-metal and glass construction to perfect the balance between aesthetics and ergonomics. The smartphone will be exclusively available on

With a curvature measuring 5.4mm to 7.8mm and the surprisingly light weight of 132g, the device is designed to snuggly fit in the user’s hand.

Sudhin Mathur, Director – Smartphones, Lenovo India, said, “We are dedicated to innovation by bringing in the latest hardware and software technologies, features and proficiency to the market with every device, based on constant feedback by consumers. The VIBE S1 is in line with Lenovo’s ideals of combining superior aesthetics with innovative technology that gives optimum value to its customers.”Read more

Aircel announces “Good Morning” Pack

Anupam-Vasudev-Chief-Marketing-Officer-Aircel-300x300To warm up your winter mornings, Aircel has announced the launch of  a “Good Morning” pack that would enable all subscribers enjoy free Aircel-to-Aircel local calls every morning between 6AM and 8AM for just Re1. Subscriber can avail the offer by either a recharge of Re1 through ETOP or by dialling *121*6290#. The offer is available in 13 circles of Aircel.

Anupam Vasudev, Chief Marketing Officer, Aircel, said, “We are delighted to introduce a unique proposition ‘Good Morning’ for our new and existing customers. The product will enable our customers to talk to their families and friends during the morning hours at just Re1 every day. This product is especially aimed at the student community and young working professionals who start their day early and like to be in touch with their friends and family before they head for their respective work places or colleges.”Read more

HP pleases partners with “Partner First” Programme

Rajiv-Srivastava-Managing-Director-HP-Inc.-India.-300x300HP has unveiled the details of Partner First, the new partner programme. The Partner First will build upon HP’s industry-leading PartnerOne programme to help partners of the new company capture and capitalize on opportunities through customer-oriented, solutions-led sales.

The HP Partner First programme is dedicated to being the first in driving partner’s growth and profitability, first in speed and agility, and first in simple and consistent operations…Read more