Author: VARINDIA IT Magazine

iBall, along with Marg, announces GST-ready Windows 10 laptops

iBall, along with Marg, announces GST-ready Windows 10 laptopsiBall has announced GST-ready Windows 10 laptops for facilitating businesses to adopt GST in an extremely affordable and easy way. The company has collaborated with Marg to offer free GST software for six months on the existing range of iBall CompBook laptops.

By providing robust IT infrastructure across India, iBall, along with industry stalwarts, aims to open up a whole new world of possibilities for SMEs and enterprises building the balanced ecosystem for GST. iBall’s purpose is to assure SMEs a smoother transition into the newer tax reform and to help them incorporate a digitalized medium into their functioning and operations.

Sandeep Parasrampuria, CEO and Director, iBall, said, “GST is one of the biggest reforms for business in India. Millions of new businesses will register under GST and seek affordable and reliable combination of laptop plus solution meeting GST needs. Hence, iBall in collaboration with GST software developer aims to offer the best blend of hardware and software, at the most affordable price for GST.”Read More

Secure Connection expands Honeywell Electronic Essentials in India

Secure Connection expands Honeywell Electronic Essentials in IndiaSecure Connection today announced the expansion of its Platinum Series product range of Honeywell Electronic Essentials in India.

The products launched are Laptop Essentials, Charging Essentials, and HDMI Cable categories, with prices starting at Rs. 799.

The expanded Platinum Series Type C docking station, with 12 output ports, launched for the first time, expands connectivity for all devices and offers an integrated solution for power, data, audio, and video. To support and enhance laptops, the company has come up with variations in transmission and cooling products – Momentum USB 3.0 Hub, Hub 2.0, Cush Cool and Vogue Cool.

In addition, the new product line provides a complete range of Ultra 4K-ready Platinum Series HDMI 2.0 Cables and long-length variants to our existing HDMI cable range (10 meter and 20 meter) – to support latest Ultra 4K & 3D technology and ensure optimum connection and superior transfer….Read More

IOC and Intel announce technology partnership

IOC and Intel announce technology partnershipThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Intel has announced a long-term technology partnership at an official signing ceremony in New York with IOC President Thomas Bach and Brian Krzanich, Intel’s chief executive officer.

Intel will join “The Olympic Partner” (TOP) worldwide sponsorship program, becoming a Worldwide TOP Partner through 2024. This partnership will transform the Olympic Games and the Olympic experience.

Thomas Bach said, “Intel is a world leader in its field, and we’re very excited to be working with the Intel team to drive the future of the Olympic Games through cutting-edge technology. The Olympic Games provide a connection between fans and athletes that has inspired people around the world through sport and the Olympic values of excellence, friendship and respect. Thanks to our new innovative global partnership with Intel, fans in the stadium, athletes and audiences around the world will soon experience the magic of the Olympic Games in completely new ways.”Read More

Sterlite Tech appoints Steve Bullock and Richard Eichborn

Sterlite Tech appoints Steve Bullock and Richard EichbornSterlite Tech has strengthened its global leadership team with the appointment of Steve Bullock in North America and Richard Eichhorn in EMEA to lead and strengthen its business initiatives in these geographies.

Steve will be responsible for enabling Sterlite Tech’s engagement with leading telecom, internet and CATV service providers in North America. Steve brings 25 years of experience in telecom and technology sectors, with companies such as IBM, General Instrument, Motorola and Google. His recent association was with TE Connectivity as VP-Global Go-to-Market for Broadband Network Solution Division.

Richard will be responsible to strengthen Sterlite Tech’s presence in Europe, Middle East and Africa. With 28 years of experience in ICT, structured cabling, datacom, telecom cables, network equipment, hardware and services, Richard has been associated with companies such as Reichle & De-Massari, Nexans Cabling Solutions, Anixter and Alcatel Connect. His last assignment was with Wesco International as Sales Director – EMEA….Read More

ZOPO ties up with Niki.ai for upcoming Speed X Smartphone

ZOPO ties up with Niki.ai for upcoming Speed X SmartphoneChina-based Smartphone brand, ZOPO has partnered with Niki.ai to launch its upcoming Smartphone, the ZOPO Speed X, a new addition to ZOPO’s flagship speed series.

Vineet Varshney, CTO, ZOPO Mobile, said, “Our new flagship product, Speed X, belongs to our high-end Speed series which is aimed at providing affordable smartphones to the Indian smartphone users with top-notch technology. We, along with Niki.ai, are immensely happy to launch the Speed X. With the growth of digital wallets and the consumer’s behaviour shift from offline purchase to online shopping, we decided to introduce Niki in our Speed X smartphone for all our Indian customers. Niki understands the consumers buying pattern and suggests them with new and better options to look for in almost all the areas.”

Talking about the features of upcoming product, it is a 5.0″ Full-HD and a dual-camera smartphone. It will have a 13MP primary camera paired with a 2MP secondary. The smartphone will have a unique “Soft LED flash” feature accompanying the 13MP selfie camera that will help users to capture amazing low-light selfies. A stylish metal body, a wide range of colours and a 365 days replacement warranty….Read More : http://www.varindia.com/news/zopo-ties-up-with-nikiai-for-upcoming-speed-x-smartphone

Videocon aims Rs. 1658 cr in FY 17-18, to foray into Smartphone accessories market

Videocon aims Rs. 1658 cr in FY 17-18, to foray into Smartphone accessories marketVideocon Telecom is ready to consolidate its topline revenue of INR 1658 Cr in the current financial year i.e. 2017-18 from its existing, newly setup and upcoming business lines.

“Among the company’s existing business lines is its Broadband & FTTH business in Punjab, Haryana & Himachal Pradesh. The company is the market leader in Punjab and aims to maintain its revenue & customer market share (RMS & CMS). Videocon plans to expand its footprint in the circle by adding another 15% fibre this year in addition to its existing 6000 KM fibre. “Maintaining our leadership position in Punjab, we aspire to increase our RMS from by another 4% by 2020”, said Arvind Bali, CEO, Videocon Telecom on the development and growth of business .

Videocon also provides B2B Enterprise Communication solutions under the brand name of ‘Videocon Edge’. The vertical is engaged in providing Enterprise communication solutions including Bulk SMS, OBD(out bound dialer)/IVR (interactive voice response), Toll Free Solution, Shortcode and Longcode solution etc. “Looking the potential of the market, we had setup the Enterprise communication solutions vertical last year. The vertical has done fairly well last year, created a good funnel of Enterprise and Govt sector customers. The Enterprise Communication solutions market is estimated to be approximately 1600 Cr, and considering we are a recent entrant in the market, we are targeting a fair market share this financial year. Our ambition is to be among the Top 3 players in the market by 2020’. We will be providing various industry first solutions to our customers including beacons for proximity marketing and chatbots etc. to create differentiation and value addition to our corporate customers.” commented Arvind Bali….Read Morehttp://www.varindia.com/news/videocon-aims-rs-1658-cr-in-fy-1718-to-foray-into-smartphone-accessories-market

Intex launches 2,450mAh battery smartphone Aqua S3

Intex launches 2,450mAh battery smartphone Aqua S3Intex Technologies, one of the leading mobile handset player has unveiled 2,450 mAh battery smartphone Aqua S3.

The device is powered with high capacity charger that charges the 2,m450mAh battery at much lesser time to ensure endless entertainment and a running device at an affordable price of Rs. 5,777.

The 4G-VoLTE smartphone comes with a 5-inch HD IPS display. Powered with a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and 2 GB RAM, the device ensures smooth performance, multi-tasking and boasts of the latest Android Nougat 7.0 OS.

Running on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat, introduces notable changes to the operating system and its development platform, including the ability to display multiple apps on-screen at once in a split-screen view, support for inline replies to notifications, and an expanded “Doze” power-saving mode that restricts device functionality once the screen has been off for a period of time.
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