In line with the commitment made by Dr Paul E. Jacobs, Executive Chairman, Qualcomm Incorporated, when he called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Digital Economy event which was held in September 2015 in San Jose, USA. Qualcomm Incorporated has announced the launch of the Qualcomm Design in India Challenge. Dr Jacobs has also announced Qualcomm’s support for the Government of India’s Digital India and Make in India vision and is committed to introduce a Design in India Initiative to encourage the creation of a local product design ecosystem.
In association with the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), the Qualcomm Design in India challenge aims to catalyze the creation of a product and hardware design ecosystem in India in the domains of smartphones, tablets and Internet of Everything (IoT) products for healthcare, education, banking, agriculture, automotive, wearables and smartcities…Read more
Now an independent entity Veritas, as it recently split from Symantec, has successfully concluded its Asia-Pacific Partner Link Conference – 2015 in Macau.
The information management solutions company and major backup solution leader, Veritas has announced the winners of the 2015 Asia-Pacific and Japan (APJ) Partner Awards at its event. It is to honour top performing partners who have demonstrated dedication to achieving strong business growth and positively contributing to their customers, the partner community and Veritas…Read more
With the evolving working conditions, advancing technologies, the blurring of work/leisure space, global collaboration and the need to communicate outside of the usual office hours require a smarter way of working. Plantronics headsets are the hub that brings multiple solutions together. They unite devices, services and other unified communications platforms, enabling teams to work smart and with greater efficiency. Through Rashi Peripherals, Plantronics intends on breaking down barriers so that people using different modes of communication, different media, and different devices can still communicate to anyone, anywhere, at any time…Read more
Seagate Technology has announced the second generation of its sleek external storage lineup, Seagate Backup Plus Slim. With a svelte compact design and superspeed USB 3.0 interface, the 2TB Backup Plus Slim drive is the ideal storage solution to aggregate and back up valued photos, videos and other files despite being spread across numerous devices, social networks and personal computers.
This new offering includes the backup software, Seagate Dashboard, which made the first generation of Seagate Backup Plus drives so popular. The Seagate Dashboard software provides an easy one-click backup solution, but can also be set as a scheduled backup up as needed. Additionally, the Dashboard software will back up Facebook and Flickr albums to ensure that even video and photos shared through these networks are backed up and easy to find. Use the Save and Share features to download and upload content from these social media networks. Even all the photos you have been tagged in can be backed up from your social networks to the drive.
“Today, digital storage is important for everyone who uses a personal computer or a mobile device. We are all creating content, whether that be photos from our last activity, video of a baby’s first steps or a proposal for your next project. All of these files hold a special place of importance and Seagate is in the business of providing products that can store those valuable files,” said Rajesh Khurana, Country Manager, India & SAARC, Philippines, Vietnam, Indo-China, Singapore, Seagate Technology.
Additionally, the company has also announced its portable 4TB storage device Backup Plus FAST.The new Seagate Backup Plus FAST drive features a superspeed USB 3.0 interface to deliver transfer speeds up to 220MB per second, making it the perfect companion for a field photographer or filmmaker looking to quickly move large files to backup. This offering also includes the same easy-to-use backup software that has made the Seagate Backup Plus lineup so popular. The Seagate Dashboard software provides an easy one-click backup solution, but can also be set as a scheduled backup as needed. Additionally, the Dashboard software will back up Facebook and Flickr albums to ensure that even video and photos shared through these networks are backed up and easy to find. Use the Save and Share features to download and upload content……..See More
Infosys(NYSE:INFY) has announced that it has successfully delivered a Strategic Financial Systems (SFS) program for SITA. The award-winning SFS program is one of the most geographically complex ERP-enabled finance transformations ever undertaken.
Designed by the Infosys and SITA’s SFS program team, and enabled by Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1, SFS can efficiently process accounting transactions for 310 legal entities worldwide operating in 125 currencies with a globally distributed user base of 4,500 people, and support the filing of tax returns in over 150 countries worldwide.
SITA expects the SFS program will deliver, in excess of 20 per cent, direct operational savings and efficiencies within the finance function over four years. It has laid a strong foundation to help SITA improve the service and business value delivered to internal customers and member shareholders globally.
Prasad Thrikutam, Global Head of Energy, Communications and Services, Infosys, said, “The establishment of world-class financial systems and processes will help SITA improve its day-to-day operations and provide its management with information to make faster and better decisions. It will help SITA deliver tangible business value to its customers and member shareholders across the air transport industry.”
The success of this unprecedented global initiative has been recognized with Oracle Corporation awarding SITA an “Excellence Award – oracle Fusion Middleware Innovation for Business Analytics” at its annual Oracle OpenWorld Conference in 2013……..See More
Intending to promote its new range of Wi-Fi Datacards, Huawei has concluded dealers meet in Delhi and Chennai. Huawei has also introduced its marketing campaign – “Internet Pooling is Here“. The campaign aims to streamline naming structure – Laptopi-Fi, Power-Fi & Mobi-Fi to simplify data card purchase by consumers and help retailers sell easily. The event was attended by over 150 dealers from Delhi NCR and over 200 from Chennai.
Huawei recognizes the efforts of the valued partners such as Redington, Nirja Infotek from Chennai and Uniglobe Enterprise from Delhi, in making the brand an undisputed leader in the data card market. Nirja Infotek and Unilglobe Enterprise were awarded for their outstanding Performance in the last quarter of 2013.
Anand Narang, Marketing Director, Huawei India, said, “With feedback from trade partners and consumers, we have simplified the naming structure to make the purchase and selling process easier at retail points with our new naming classification of data cards – aptopi-Fi, Power-Fi and Mobi-Fi. Our new campaign ‘Internet Pooling is Here’ is targeted towards educating youth, young professionals and families about easy and affordable ways to access internet on multiple devices and share it with multiple devices simultaneously. Indian users are consuming a lot of content on the go like in cars, hotels, at homes and offices on a variety of internet-connected devices. We have now empowered these value-conscious consumers to create a Wi-Fi anywhere and share internet with up to 5-10 devices of friends and family members in a cost-effective way.”
Under the new range of Wi-Fi Datacards, Huawei has launched seven new Wi-Fi open data cards offering connectivity for up to 5-10 devices simultaneously. The new Wi-Fi datacard range is designed to suit the needs of Indian consumers who demand for high-speed data consumption across multiple devices, share internet with friends and families from the same datacard and the freedom to choose their favourite network operator……..See More
MindTree has announced a strategic alliance withPegasystems(NASDAQ:PEGA) to develop and optimize custom BPM solutions. The solutions will be based on Pegasystems’ Build for Change technology platform.
“Customers want a solution that leverages BPM platforms across multiple lines of business. Our broad alliance with Pegasystems helps our clients accelerate their efforts to create a more streamlined organization,” saidPaul Gottsegen, Senior Vice-President, Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer, MindTree.
MindTree’s EAI / BPM centre of excellence conceptualizes and incubates key solutions that provide clients with better performance and high-quality processes at reduced costs. Through a consulting-led approach, technology expertise and proven methodology, MindTree delivers large-scale EAI/BPM transformation…….See More