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A well-known pharma retail & distribution company with a vision to provide the best healthcare services to its customers, met with a big ransomware attack. What followed was a nightmare. This is...
Aug 09, 2019
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The overall server market in India witnessed a year-over-year (YoY) decline of 16.2% in terms of revenue to reach USD 298.0 million in Q1, 2019 versus USD 355.8 million in Q1, 2018, according to the...
Jul 25, 2019
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Recently three local private banks suffered major cyberattacks last month in Bangladesh. Of the three, Dutch Bangla Bank Limited (DBBL) is the biggest victim, losing approx. USD 3 million (around Tk...
Jul 02, 2019
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Email security is a top-of-mind concern for many organizations, with business email compromise (BEC) gaining prominence as one of the lethal tactics adopted by cybercriminals to attack enterprises....
Jun 17, 2019
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The increase in ransomware attacks and high-profile data breaches over the last few years has reinforced the importance of data security. Recent research indicates that an average of 2,244...
Jun 03, 2019
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Cyber-security skills shortage is putting businesses at risk in a variety of ways, according to a new study, which suggests that most organizations are struggling to address the cyber-security skills...
May 15, 2019
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Multi-cloud has been there for a while, but challenges of interoperability and complexities have often dissuaded enterprises from large-scale adoption. Times are now changing, as enterprise awareness...
May 14, 2019
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You have read about DNSpionage. The hackers behind DNSpionage succeeded in compromising key components of DNS infrastructure for more than 50 Middle Eastern companies and government agencies,...
Apr 15, 2019
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Today, with the emergence of a data-driven ecosystem, the dynamics of the Indian IT industry has changed significantly. With the proliferation of smart devices, connected sensors and the constant and...
Feb 26, 2019
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The installed base of UCaaS subscribers will grow by an average annual rate of 26% over the next five years, with growth being increasingly driven by enterprise customers, according to Synergy...
Feb 13, 2019
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Postman, the only complete API development environment, recently released its 2018 State of the API Survey. This year’s survey was sent to the nearly 5 million worldwide members of the Postman...
Oct 04, 2018
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Verisign Distributed Denial of Service Trends, observed attack trends of July–September, Q2 2018. This report provides a unique view into the attack trends that include attack statistics, behavioral...
Oct 04, 2018
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The overall server market in India witnessed a year-over-year (YoY) increase of 15.9% in terms of revenue to reach USD 353.1 million in Q2 2018 versus USD 304.6 million in Q2 2017, according to the...
Sep 12, 2018
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Enterprise spending on information security products and services in India is on pace to reach USD 1.7 billion in 2018, an increase of 12.5% from 2017, according to the latest forecast from Gartner....
Aug 30, 2018
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Communications service providers (CSPs) are being challenged to transform their carrier network infrastructure (CNI) to create new business network services, generate new revenue streams, and improve...
Aug 27, 2018
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The Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) infrastructure market will grow at a 40.4% compound annual growth rate from 2017 to 2022 to reach USD 4.5 billion, according to IDC’s latest SD-WAN...
Aug 14, 2018
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The worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market grew 29.5% in 2017 to total USD 23.5 billion, up from USD 18.2 billion in 2016, according to Gartner. Amazon was the No. 1 vendor in the IaaS...
Aug 06, 2018
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Data breaches continue to be a threat to enterprises and consumers. In 2016, 3.2 million credit card and debit card details were stolen by Chinese hackers. The Food and Civil Supplies Department of...
Jul 31, 2018
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Last year WannaCry created havoc across the globe and due to its lateral movement; it had penetrated into the networks and skipped across the countries and continents. Furthermore, the security...
Jul 27, 2018
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Despite 95% of CIOs expecting cyberthreats to increase over the next three years, only 65% of their organizations currently have a cybersecurity expert, according to a survey from Gartner. The survey...
Jul 17, 2018
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Worldwide shipments of devices — PCs, tablets and mobile phones — are on pace to record 0.9% growth to reach 2.28 billion units in 2018, according to Gartner. The PC and tablet market is estimated to...
Jul 11, 2018
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Fortinet recently launched the latest version of its FortiWeb Web Application Firewall (WAF) software release 6.0, making it the only major WAF security vendor to use machine learning for behavioral-...
Jun 19, 2018
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While IT, and most businesses, have been focused on operational excellence for the past 20-30 years, Gartner analysts said it’s time security leaders put the focus on customer experience. “Today, the...
Jun 08, 2018
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Global sales of smartphones to end users returned to growth in the first quarter of 2018 with a 1.3% increase over the same period in 2017, according to Gartner. Compared to the first quarter of 2017...
May 29, 2018
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IBM and Apollo Hospitals announced that the latter will adopt Watson for Oncology and Watson for Genomics. The two IBM cognitive computing platforms will help physicians provide patients with...
May 22, 2018
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According to new information updated by Facebook's CTO Mike Schroepfer on its official blog, the company has revealed that more data (37 million more than previous estimates) may have been shared...
Apr 05, 2018
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Not going far back into history, the earliest use of a digital virtual assistant (VA) on a mobile device known to mankind was Siri, which was installed as a feature of Apple's iPhone 4S in 2011....
Apr 03, 2018
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Most of you may not have heard of the Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon. It is a phenomenon where you may come across an obscure piece of information - and soon afterwards encounter the same subject over...
Mar 22, 2018
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According to the 2018 Grant Thornton report on gender diversity titled 'Women in business: beyond policy to progress", those countries in which businesses have the most policies around equal pay,...
Mar 12, 2018
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We are in the most interesting times today...the times of “Tsunami Transformation”. In such an evolutionary stage of transformation, it is sometimes very difficult to pin-point the stage of...
Mar 09, 2018
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8th March is International Women's Day. And on this niche platform, we can only go so far as to explore why there are still so few women in enterprise IT. Through our brief research last year with...
Mar 07, 2018
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Enterprise IT managers have actively been moving to outcomes based commercial constructs such as Managed Services for operational functions such as, Application Maintenance and Support. This model...
Feb 28, 2018
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The first step in improving the security of IT system is to answer these basic questions:  What am I trying to protect and how much is it worth to me? What do I need to protect against? How...
Feb 27, 2018
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'IT Security’ and Internet of Things (IoT) are of great significance in today’s digitally connected world. The rapid pace of getting everything connected and online in a “smart” world is creating new...
Feb 26, 2018
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At Muthoot Fincorp Limited, a RBI regulated NBFC with more than 3500 branches pan India, we look into security aspects with utmost importance. With increasing incidents of data breaches around the...
Feb 12, 2018
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Global shipments of PCs, tablets and smartphones will exceed 2.35 billion units in 2018, an increase of 2.0% from 2017, according to Gartner. This would be the highest year-over-year growth since...
Oct 18, 2017
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Public cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) continues to be dominated by the hyperscale providers and their ecosystems that are driving growth, according to Gartner. The public cloud services ...
Oct 13, 2017
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Gloabl PC shipments totaled 67 million units in the third quarter of 2017, a 3.6% decline from the third quarter of 2016, according to preliminary results by Gartner. This is the 12th consecutive...
Oct 11, 2017
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ThoughtWorks recently announced the re-launch of Vapasi, the company's India initiative that addresses the gender gap within the senior developer community. The program will enable experienced women...
Aug 10, 2017
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Software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) solutions have only been commercially available for a few years, but the technology's ability to address pressing enterprise networking needs has led to...
Jul 28, 2017
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Trend Micro recently offered a comprehensive suite of solutions securing endpoints, network and datacenters for LIC Mutual Fund. This comes at the back of the recent announcement of Trend Micro...
Jul 25, 2017
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Onymos has tied up with Risan to provide a holistic market expansion strategy and means for taking the revolutionary mobile apps development platform to software developers, numbering in thousands,...
Jul 17, 2017
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Global IT spending will total USD 3.5 trillion in 2017, a 2.4% increase from 2016, according to Gartner. This growth rate is up from the previous quarter’s forecast of 1.4%, due to the U.S. dollar...
Jul 13, 2017
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Vendor revenue from sales of infrastructure products (server, storage and Ethernet switch) for cloud IT, including public and private cloud, grew 14.9% year over year in the first quarter of 2017,...
Jun 30, 2017
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The Government of India is going to spend USD7.8 billion on IT in 2017, 7.5% increase from 2016, according to Gartner. This is down from Gartner’s previous projection for 9.5% growth this year. “The...
Jun 01, 2017
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The security software market is currently experiencing rapid transformation mainly because of four key developments, according to Gartner. The use of advanced analytics, expanded ecosystems, adoption...
May 30, 2017
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According to research firm Gartner, integrated systems will shave off up to 25% of combined spend on servers and storage...
May 03, 2017
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In July 2015, Windows 10 was officially launched. After two years of its launch, Microsoft  will finally observe a spike in the adoption of its newest operating system in 2017.     According to...
Apr 27, 2017
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According to a new IDC research, technology spending funded by non-IT business units will reach USD 609 billion this year as new influencers of IT emerge across the enterprise. Companies are...
Apr 26, 2017
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In 2017, Gartner predicts that the global IT spending will total USD 3.5 trillion, a 1.4% increase from 2016. This growth rate is much lower from the previous quarter’s forecast of 2.7%, mainly...
Apr 10, 2017
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