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Andrei Baronov elevated as CEO – Veeam

Andrei Baronov elevated as CEO - VeeamVeeam Software has re-structured its executive team, promoting Andrei Baronov as its chief executive officer (CEO). In addition to co-founder Baronov’s promotion, Ratmir Timashev, Veeam’s other co-founder, becomes executive vice president (EVP), WW Sales and Marketing, with William Largent assuming the role of executive vice president (EVP), Operations. Both Timashev and Largent will report to the CEO.

These executive changes add extra focus and strength to help the company continue its rapid expansion into the Enterprise and Cloud segments and enable it to accelerate growth across all markets.

“I want to thank Peter McKay for his dedication and energy, and we all wish him the best in his new endeavors,” said Andrei Baronov, Co-Founder and CEO at Veeam. “He leaves Veeam with a deep bench strength of experienced management leaders who will carry our vision and strategy forward. The changes we have made to the executive team will ensure that Veeam continues our aggressive growth, and we can deliver the exceptional customer experience we are renowned for.”

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Cognizant CEO named Vice-Chairman of company’s Board of Directors

Cognizant CEO named Vice-Chairman of company_s Board of DirectorsThe Board of Directors of Cognizant has announced the appointment of Francisco D’Souza as Vice-Chairman of the Board, in addition to his current role as CEO.

“Cognizant has become one of the world’s leading technology services companies based on a unique ‘client-first’ culture. The company’s leadership team has been at the vanguard of the shifts in technology, and the company has invested significantly in digital over the past several years to achieve a differentiated market position,” said John Klein, Chairman of the Cognizant Board of Directors. “As we look at the vast market opportunities to help our clients apply digital technologies such as artificial intelligence, IoT, cloud and blockchain at scale, we are confident that we have the market position and the executive team to further extend Cognizant’s leadership.”…..Read More


COMIO India appoints new CEO & Director

sanjay kalironaCOMIO India has appointed Sanjay Kumar Kalirona as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Director of the company. With close-to two decades of experience in the telecom industry, he is known for his business acumen, understanding of the Indian market and his farsighted vision.

Kalirona has held various senior leadership positions with some of the fast-paced mobile brands in the country. In his previous job, he held the position of CEO at Zen Mobile. Prior to his association with Zen, he led the mobile business at Intex Technologies India Ltd, where he climbed the ladder over his 15-year stint and is credited with having successfully regulated the mobile phone business for the company in India….Read More

Sangita Singh quits Wipro

Sangita-Singh-wipro-150x150Sangita Singh, CEO, Wipro healthcare and life sciences has quit the largest Indian IT services firm after spending 23 years with the company. She is one of the senior most indian women IT leaders, who set out at ambitious mission to make healthcare and lifesciences a $1 billion business within wipro by 2016, has resigned. Jeffery Heenan-Jalil, Senior vice president, who is currently the global head of wipro analytics will take over as the global head of healthcare and lifesciences with immediate …Read more

Oracle Cloud Platform Services to transform Higher Education in India

Mitesh-Agarwal-CTO-Vice-President-Sales-Consulting-Oracle-India.-300x300The higher education system in India is facing an unprecedented transformation, driven by economic and demographic change. There is a pressing need for accelerated reform in the higher education ecosystem to equip India’s youth with skill sets that enhance their employability in a digital economy. To support this endeavour, Oracle has introduced three Cloud Platform Services for higher education institutes.

The offerings – Oracle Document Cloud Service, Oracle Database Cloud Service, and Oracle Java Cloud Service are designed to meet the industry’s demand for a cloud-ready workforce. They will address the need of an always plugged-in generation of millennial wanting to access these services anytime, anywhere and on any-device. The solution will help students and faculty to collaborate on projects, across disparate campuses and geographies…Read more

NASSCOM opens new start-up warehouse in Kochi

Shri-P-H-Kurien-IAS-300x300The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) has inaugurated the start-up warehouse in Kochi in the presence of Shri P. K. Kunhalikutty, Minister for Industries and IT, Government of Kerala, and Shri P. H. Kurien, IAS, Principal Secretary, Department of Information Technology.

The start-up warehouse has been launched in support with the Kerala Government to build entrepreneurial capabilities in the state of Kerala, create a vibrant community to connect investors, mentors and start-up entrepreneurs, and building tech-entrepreneurship as a preferred career option. The warehouse will be managed by NASSCOM’s 10,000 Start-ups program. The steering committee of Start-up Warehouse, Kochi includes Dr Jayasankar Prasad, CEO, Kerala Start-up Mission; Hrishikesh Nair, CEO, Infopark; Mukund Krishna, CEO, Suyati Technologies Pvt. Ltd; Sunil Balakrishnan, Global Head for Development Center Operations, UST Global; and Ashok Madaravally, Deputy Director, NASSCOM 10,000 Start-ups. We have shortlisted six start-ups which will be operating and they are CIED, Agrima Infotech, Janta Solutions, GeoSpice Location Intelligence, Quadproso and Rabitech…Read more

Snapdeal acquires Reduce Data to build Discovery Products

Rohit-Bansal-co-founder-snapdealSnapdeal has acquired Reduce Data, a Mountain View, USA-based programmatic display advertising platform. With this acquisition, the Reduce Data team will join Snapdeal and drive the roadmap to build a world-class discovery platform and associated tools for brands as well as over 200,000 sellers on the marketplace.

Reduce Data is focussed at powering brands to deliver advertising strategies for consumers across platforms and devices. Its proprietary platform leverages artificial intelligence, real-time data and other tools, delivering high return on investment for advertising campaigns. It was founded in late 2012 by Asif Ali, a Technology Entrepreneur as well as the Lead Architect at the company. The engineering team led by Asif Ali, which currently has customers across US, UK, India, is now a part of the Snapdeal family.

Speaking about this acquisition, Rohit Bansal, Co-Founder, Snapdeal, said, “At Snapdeal, we are always on the lookout for talented people who come with specialized skills that augment our capabilities. Asif comes with 17 years of rich experience in building web scale technologies, Product Management and building highly specialized teams focussed on a data platform and ad tech products. We are confident that Asif and his team will further strengthen our technological capabilities.”Read more