articles by Arti Singh

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Enterprises should not blindly jump into the IoT; tools are not ready yet: Yefim Natis, Gartner

The priority today is for IT systems to serve the machines and make the machines work better, but the real impact of IoT is the reverse when the machines will help people and applications operate better....

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Cloud battle: No single vendor winning, we see duopoly emerging, says Gartner's Milind Govekar

With global giants setting up their cloud data centres in India, the Indian cloud market at its very exciting phase. Milind Govekar, managing VP, Gartner, talks about the cloud trends in India.

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IoT in India is all about hype and confusion: Ganesh Ramamoorthy, Gartner

Many say that the Internet of Things is the big thing now, but some believe it's just a hype, and Gartner's Research VP Ganesh Ramamoorthy also thinks IoT at this stage is nothing more than a hype.

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Enterprise mobility: Why Indian CIOs should look beyond apps

In an interview with Firstpost, Gartner's Research VP Leif-Olof Wallin talks about the state of enterprise mobility in India. He also talks about the top 5 mobile technologies of 2016.

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Flipkart-backed Cube26 enters IoT space with Bluetooth-controlled smart bulb

Launched under IOTA brand, the Bluetooth-controlled smart bulb is the first product from the company's IoT portfolio. The 7 watt bulb which gives 500 lumens is build more for the purpose of creating the ambience.

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Interview: Advanced Threat Protection has potential to change Symantec's enterprise security play

With the ATP launch, the company hopes to disrup the advanced persistent threat market which is already ruled by companies like FireEye and Trend Micro; and begin a new journey as a "fully security company."

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Mobile banking will become our primary digital channel soon: Axis Bank CIO Amit Sethi

In an interview, Axis Bank CIO Amit Sethi says, "Today, 88-90 percent of transactions at Axis Bank are actually happening electronically; and only 11 percent are happening in the branches. It is a huge switch."

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Exclusive interview: Data centre player Netmagic to invest Rs 2,500 crore in next 3 years

In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, Sunil Gupta, president and COO, Netmagic, talks about the new data centre, competition, and investments.

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Danger! India faces shortage of 5 lakh cyber security pros

We are also talking with the Indian Government about how we might do information sharing with CERT-In. How we, in order to help the government, see threats, do malware analysis, etc, says Symantec.

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44% of world's data centres are in the US; 10% in China. India not in the list

The companies with the broadest data centre footprint are the leading hyperscale cloud providers – AWS, IBM and Microsoft.

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Microsoft India's cloud updates: 3 data centres launched today; locally hosted Office 365 to go live

Most of the customers now would be able to use public cloud with still being compliant, which otherwise they were not able to, says Greyhound CEO Sanchit Gogia.

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Modi's Day Out in Silicon Valley - from battery tech to Apple apps and Google Wi-fi

PM Modi's meetings with Apple CEO Tim Cook, electric carmaker Tesla's iconic CEO Elon Musk remained the much publicized ones.

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We have become No.2 vendor in all-flash storage in just 18 months: HP India

HP India launched new flash storage solution, aimed at sectors like telecom and banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI), manufacturing, and government.

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Here’s the cutting-edge tech Narendra Modi will experience first-hand in Silicon Valley

Here are some of the technologies that Modi could experience first-hand as he visits some of the finest tech campuses in the world.

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Analysts don’t see Apple iPad Pro taking big bite out of Indian enterprise pie

When it comes to the Indian enterprises, Apple will have to struggle on the price front, along with other challenges too.

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iPad Pro vs Surface Pro: Apple, Microsoft head-to-head in enterprise tablet battle

In an attempt to steal some limelight away from Apple's big announcement for larger iPad Pro tablet, Microsoft -- just a day before the iPad Pro launch -- announced its plans to team up with Dell to push its Surface Pro tablets in the enterprise.

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Security experts targeted by fake recruiting campaign on LinkedIn

Each recruiter account is focused on a particular type of specialist, said F-Secure.

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Is Twitter all set to welcome Indian-origin Padmasree Warrior as its CEO?

Twitter has reached out to ex-Cisco CTO Padmasree Warrior and CBS Interative boss Jim Lanzone for the CEO post.

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5G, $20 mn facility, new radio system: Key announcements from Ericsson for Indian market

Vestberg and his team are in India -- which is Ericsson's third largest market in terms of revenue -- to make some product announcements for the Indian market.

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Is Windows 10 already an enterprise success? 1.5 mn installations in a month say so

Enterprise uptake is critical to the success of Microsoft's new operating platform, and if numbers are anything to go by then 1.5 million in just a month is encouraging.