Brian Pereira

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‘Our Conversation AI bot can shorten response times by 50 per cent and boost productivity’

UPDATED: 21-Jan-2019. Ask for chatbots and dozens of companies will line up at your doorstep. However, there is a new…
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Germany’s Welthungerhilfe rolls out pilot project to detect malnutrition in Indian kids

India grapples with a severe problem of malnutrition in children. Of the 3 million child deaths due to malnutrition globally,…
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Microsoft corporate venture fund makes first investment in India

Bangalore, January 16, 2019- M12, the corporate venture fund of Microsoft today announced its first investment in India, kicking off…
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How Amazon is democratising Machine Learning

Amazon has taken a number of initiatives to accelerate adoption of machine learning and artificial learning in enterprises. It wants…
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Smart mobility will set off another automobile revolution

The experience of driving a car hasn’t changed in decades. And there hasn’t been a fundamental shift in the design…
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Reinforcement Learning is beyond Machine Learning

Online learning platform Coursera recently reported that Indians constituted the highest number of subscribers for artificial intelligence and machine learning…
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Amazon AI Conclave brings together AI fraternity in India

Updated 30-Dec, 9:15 pm: Affirming its deep commitment to artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), and acknowledging the huge…
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2019 will be the year of the Data Centre

UPDATED 19-Jan-2019: It’s that time of the year when the media companies have filed their “year ending” stories. The analysts,…
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The ingredients for a successful Digital Transformation

When people and ideas come together, innovation emerges as a result. To achieve that, organisations need a perfect blend of…
INTERVIEWS

‘Smart urban mobility is a key facet of the smart city initiative’

The transportation sector in India is poised to undergo a major transformation and is moving towards intelligent transportation. We are…
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ZestMoney partners with Xiaomi to provide financing options at Mi Home stores

Bengaluru, December 13, 2018: ZestMoney, India’s largest and fastest growing consumer lending technology company, today announced its partnership with Mi Home…
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‘Mass market in India is yet to experience EMI buying’

For most of us living in India’s largest metros, it seems to be life on EMIs! We work hard to…
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Everything you need to know about Bosch Phantom

Energy cost is a major overhead for manufacturing units. There is a lot of wastage due to idle machinery that’s…
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Bosch launches Phantom to enable SMEs to start their Industry 4.0 journeys

Bengaluru, India: At the Bengaluru Tech Summit, Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions today unveiled Phantom – an intelligent ecosystem platform…
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Why organisations are failing with Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence is a good boardroom topic since it is considered an enabler of business transformation. But AI also ties…
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How Piramal Glass is using an IoT platform and RTMI to revolutionize specialty glass manufacturing

Think twice the next time you decide to throw away a perfume bottle. You’ve enjoyed the fragrance in it for…
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AWS India to conduct Amazon AI Conclave in Bengaluru

AWS is organising the Amazon AI Conclave on 13-14 December in Bangalore. The Amazon AI Conclave is organized with the objective…
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Gartner: Continuous Next formula can help organisations overcome culture barrier

The mood at the Gartner Symposium/ITexpo 2018, conducted last week (13 – 16 November) in Goa, was full of optimism.…
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How IT security has evolved from 2015 – 2018

Trend Micro is one of the largest IT Security companies in the world. Since 2012, it has been conducting an…
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Fujitsu banks on Digital Annealer to accelerate digital transformation for customers

As businesses embark on their digital transformation journeys they seek new technology, methodologies, and frameworks to solve complex and time-consuming…
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Unleashing Blockchain for cross-border surveillance & reporting of Communicable Diseases

AUTHORED ARTICLE: Ms. Mohua Sengupta, EVP & Global Head of Services, 3i Infotech In today’s globalized world, disease outbreaks do not…
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The asset that IBM should really value (and preserve) from Red Hat

31-October/ANALYSIS: IBM acquires Red Hat in a deal valued at $34 billion. The news caught everyone by surprise — employees…
INTERVIEWS

Meet the man who is helping a million Indian entrepreneurs to take their business online

Sampad Swain, CEO & co-founder, Instamojo explains his vision and roadmap to help small and medium businesses in India to…
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IBM’s acquisition of Red Hat will put it in the top 3 club for cloud computing services

ARMONK, N.Y. and RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — IBM and Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source cloud software, announced today…
BLOGS & OPINION

5 things Indian speakers should never say on stage

Want to sound like a professional speaker? Then avoid these phrases. Image credit: TEDx Gateway, TED As I media person,…
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How SITA is using technology and unique models to transform Indian Aviation

According to Mr Jayant Sinha, Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Government of India, the country is expected to…
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Why enterprises need an entirely new security architecture like EDPR

Earlier this month (Oct 4), Sequretek, a Mumbai-based startup, launched its next generation Enterprise Endpoint Detection Prevention Response (EDPR) solution.…
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British Airways, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, The Airlines of The LATAM Group, and Finnair Join NDC Exchange

NDIA – 10 October 2018 – ATPCO and SITA today announced that British Airways, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, the…
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3 Reasons why VR and AR are slow to take off

Author: Tuong Huy Nguyen, principal research analyst at Gartner.  The 2018 movie blockbuster “Ready Player One” takes place in 2045. Life is not…
INTERVIEWS

‘Being Agile requires a strong legacy in Testing’

In an hour-long interview with Digital Creed, Sudhir Tiwari, Managing Director, ThoughtWorks India talks about their rich legacy in product…
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10 things I learnt from The Computing Conference 2018

The Alibaba Group conducted its premier technology event, The Computing Conferencebetween 19 – 22 September in Hangzhou, the capital city…
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First impressions: Hangzhou and The Computing Conference 2018

Mumbai, 27 September: Digital Creed attended Alibaba Group’s technology conference in Hangzhou, China between 19 – 22 September. The event…
INTERVIEWS

‘Protecting cloud workloads is different than protecting physical assets’

UPDATED: Ensuring the availability of IT infrastructure is a lot different in a virtual world. It is now about virtual…
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Jack Ma urges the Manufacturing industry to think different to survive

Hangzhou, China, September 19, 2018 — Addressing the audience at the end of the morning session here at the 9th…
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Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Public Cloud Revenue to Grow 17.3 Percent in 2019

Mumbai, India, September 13, 2018 — The worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 17.3 percent in 2019…
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Gartner Survey Finds Consumers Would Use AI to Save Time and Money

Mumbai, India, 14th September 2018 — A recent survey by Gartner, Inc. reveals that saving time and money are the top reasons…
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IBM to Help Aditya Birla Fashion & Retail Limited drive growth and improve efficiency through automation

Bangalore, Karnataka, India – 11 Sep 2018: IBM today announced that Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd. (ABFRL), India’s leading…
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How Oracle is defining the future of Enterprise Security

Machine learning, artificial intelligence and Autonomous services will require less human intervention in protecting enterprise infrastructure in the near future.…
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Shortage of security personnel leading to more security breaches in Indian enterprises

UPDATED: September 16, 2018: A survey by Deloitte reveals that nearly two-thirds of Indian organisations fear that their management of…
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Alibaba to Showcase Latest Technology at Flagship Event

India, September 12, 2018 – The Computing Conference 2018, Alibaba’s annual flagship event, will showcase an array of cutting-edge technology from the company and…
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IBM and IIT Bombay team up to accelerate AI research in India

Mumbai, September 12, 2018– IBM  and IIT Bombay today announced that the university will join the AI Horizons Network as…
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Alibaba Group Announces Executive Chairman Succession Plan

India, September 10, 2018 – Alibaba Group Holding Limited today announced that one year from today, September 10, 2019, chief executive…
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ABB CEO meets India’s Prime Minister Modi, discusses e-mobility, renewables and energy efficiency

ABB CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer met India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi after the first day of the MOVE…
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Virgin Atlantic explores Augmented Reality app for cabin crew training

INDIA – 4 SEPTEMBER 2018 – Virgin Atlantic is introducing innovative training technology – as part of an innovation collaboration with SITA, the…
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Microsoft releases Speech Corpus for three Indian languages to aid researchers

Bangalore, September 06, 2018 – Microsoft India today announced the availability of Microsoft Indian language Speech Corpus, offering speech training and test data…
INTERVIEWS

‘A majority of cyberattacks occur at the Application layer’

Security has suddenly become a big concern for enterprises. In fact, Gartner predicts enterprise spending on information security products and services…
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Autonomous technology is making Blockchain networks enterprise-grade

An enterprise-grade blockchain solution enables businesses to deliver business results, drive innovation, reduce risk, complexity and increase efficiency and accelerate…
PHOTOS & VIDEOS

Video: All about Blockchain

Source: Oracle
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Gartner Forecasts Enterprise Information Security Spending in India to Total US$1.9 Billlion in 2019

Mumbai, India, August 30, 2018 — Enterprise spending on information security products and services in India is on pace to…
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AWS announces Hindi Language support for Amazon Polly

Amazon Polly introduces its first bilingual voice support: Aditi, a female voice that now supports both Hindi and Indian English…
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Instamojo Expands its Product Portfolio to Include Logistics and Lending

Bangalore, August 28, 2018 – With an aim to further empower nearly 6 crore Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)…
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IBM India Joins Hands with Technology Ecosystem to Tackle Natural Disasters

New Delhi, India – 29 August 2018:  IBM today announced Persistent Systems, Invest India, Wipro Limited, Capgemini and NASSCOM have joined the…
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Dell EMC Study indicates that Indian Organizations are forerunners of IT Maturity in APJM

India – Aug 28, 2018 : Dell EMC recently announced the results of new research conducted by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) on…
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How OTT player Spuul is leveraging AI and analytics

A survey conducted by YouGov and Livemint in July 2018, shows that millennials and post millennials are increasingly consuming news…
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Cognizant to Acquire SaaSfocus to Expand Salesforce Cloud Consulting Capabilities

TEANECK, NJ, August 23, 2018: Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) today announced it has agreed to acquire SaaSfocus, a privately-held consulting firm specializing in…
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HCL Opens IoT COLLAB Innovation Centres to Accelerate IoT Development and Deployment

Seattle, Washington and Noida, India– Aug 23, 2018 – HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced the launch of IoT COLLAB,…
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What’s the difference between Cloud and Data centre?

Cloud and data centre are terms that have been used interchangeably. Some even wonder how they are related. So I…
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Lufthansa adopts Context-Relevant Travel Planning with Direct Booking API Functionality

Bangalore (India) August 14, 2018: Mindtree, a global technology services and Digital transformation company, guiding its clients to achieve faster business…
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Gartner Survey Says Cloud Computing Remains Top Emerging Business Risk

Mumbai, India, August 17, 2018 — Cloud computing ranks as the top risk concern for executives in risk, audit, finance and…
INTERVIEWS

‘Indian CIOs want to adopt a hybrid cloud, poly-cloud or multi-cloud strategy’

Benjamin Henshall, Country Manager, India & Director of Sales, Financial Services APAC, Red Hat tells us how Red Hat is helping…
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Tech Mahindra Announces Technology and Analytics Partnership with the Jacksonville Jaguars

Jacksonville/New Delhi , August 16, 2018: Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and…
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Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Information Security Spending to Exceed $124 Billion in 2019

Mumbai, India, 16 August 2018 — Worldwide spending on information security products and services will reach more than $114 billion in…
BLOGS & OPINION

How should brands reach out to new and ‘cool’ Internet companies?

‘Born in the cloud’ or Internet companies are tech savvy companies (usually startups) that are regarded as ‘disruptors’ as they…
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Study: Artificial Intelligence to have Positive Economic Effects for Industries and Society

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has published the results of a Microsoft-sponsored study entitled, “Intelligent Economies: AI’s Transformation of Industries and Society.” The…
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Inthree raises $4 mn in Series A funding by Ventureast, Orios and IAN Fund

Chennai, 13th August, 2018: Inthree Access Services Pvt Ltd., a technology enabled commerce platform for the next 500mn consumers, has raised $4…
BLOGS & OPINION

What Airlines in India need to do in difficult times

The aviation industry (and airlines) in India are again facing turbulent times. Last week I read, in astonishment, about a…
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‘Red Hat’s journey to the cloud has been a natural progression’

UPDATED 14-Aug: Red Hat has come a long way from being a provider of open source Linux solutions for enterprises…
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The 1st International Blockchain Congress creates the largest Blockchain Event in Asia

Mumbai, 8th August: The inaugural edition of the International Blockchain Congress in India was successfully organised on August 3 & 4, 2018, at…
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Microsoft introduces Tamil 99 keyboard on Windows 10

Tamil Nadu, August 06, 2018- As part of its efforts to make technology accessible and productive for all, Microsoft has…
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Thales Data Threat Report 2018: 93% of Indian respondents plan on increasing IT security spending this year

New Delhi, 24 July, 2018: Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, announces the findings of…
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Gartner Identifies Six Barriers to Becoming a Digital Business

Mumbai, July 27, 2018 — As organizations continue to embrace digital transformation, they are finding that digital business is not…
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BT Opens New Global Cyber Security Operations Centre in India

New Delhi, July 30, 2018: Sir Dominic Asquith, British High Commissioner to the Republic of India, has inaugurated BT’s new…
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BSE launches ‘chatbot’, “Ask Motabhai”, for faster, more convenient access to stock market information

Mumbai, August 1, 2018: BSE in partnership with Microsoft and Shephertz today announced the launch of ‘Ask Motabhai’, an Artificial…
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Gartner Says Worldwide IaaS Public Cloud Services Market Grew 29.5 Percent in 2017

Mumbai, August 1, 2018 — The worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market grew 29.5 percent in 2017 to total…
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The Warehouse Group embraces a cloud-based solution and solves a big communication headache

Aug-2: The Warehouse Group is the largest retailer in New Zealand, with 22 different retail companies and annual revenue of…
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‘We are going after the next 300 million smartphone users in India’

Indus OS claims to be the world’s first regional operating system for mobile phones. It’s an Android fork, and an…
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Indian students win special award at Microsoft Imagine Cup Finals 2018 held in U.S.A

Asia Pacific, 26 July 2018 – Microsoft today announced the winners of the 16thannual Imagine Cup, the world’s premier student…
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Microsoft offers free courses to build awareness around data privacy and cloud in the country

New Delhi, July 26, 2018: As part of Microsoft India’s continued efforts in building awareness around cloud technologies, data privacy…
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Hyderabad to Host India’s First-Ever International Blockchain Congress

Mumbai, 26 July 2018: The inaugural edition of the International Blockchain Congress in India will be held on August 3…
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Quora: Why don’t aircraft turn off their engine when waiting near the runway before take-off?

Quora: Why don’t aircraft turn off their engine when waiting near the runway before take-off? I have observed they wait…
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Microsoft says AI will become ambient

AI is coming into more aspects of our lives. But it is also transforming industries such as healthcare and agriculture.…
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How Alibaba Cloud is positioning itself in India, Asia

The big cloud companies are already here in India, but that does not seem to bother Alibaba. It is confident…
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Alibaba Cloud Launches Distribution Channel Program at India Eco Summit

 New Delhi, India, [July 13, 2018] – Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, launched its new distribution…
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Vistara Airlines will soon fly non-stop international routes

Full-service carrier Vistara Airlines is getting ready to fly non-stop, laong-haul international routes from the end of this year.  According…
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IBM Study: Hidden Costs of Data Breaches Increase Expenses for Businesses

India: 11 July 2018: IBM Security today announced the results of a global study examining the full financial impact of…
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IBM Watson says ‘Namaste India’

Translation is one of the hardest challenges to tackle, but it is the most promising challenge in the field of…
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How pharma major Lupin Limited secures its vast IT environment, with help from Trend Micro

Lupin Limited is an innovation led transnational pharmaceutical company developing and delivering a wide range of branded & generic formulations,…
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Google: Indian developers have a great desire to learn

In an interaction with the media at the Google Cloud Summit in Mumbai last month, Rick Harshman, Managing Director, Asia…
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Why IBM is investing millions in developer programs

Developers are highly revered these days, as they are becoming more responsible in charting out the IT blueprint for organisations.…
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Want business success? Create a machine learning model

Knowing customers well and then creating innovative products, services and great experiences are ingredients for success in modern business. The…
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InMobi Forms Strategic Partnership with Microsoft to Power New Cloud-Based Enterprise Platforms for Marketers

SAN FRANCISCO and REDMOND, Wash. — June 26, 2018 — InMobi, a global provider of enterprise platforms for marketers, today announced…
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How Google helps Truecaller block spam messages

Did you know that there is an Indian spammer who sends out 55 million spam SMSes? That’s one spammer alone!…
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Riverbed Survey Reveals Major Gap Between Digital Aspirations and Digital Performance

INDIA – June 19, 2018 – Riverbed, The Digital Performance Company, today announced the results of the Riverbed Digital Performance…
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How one airline cut baggage mishandling by 60% on its busiest route in just six months

INDIA – 20 June 2018 – Global air transport IT provider SITA has announced that its technology, BagJourney, is managing…