India second-highest contributor to IBM’s patent tally last year

Anand J

IBM's India employees received more than 800 patents last year, with the country emerging the second-highest contributor to ....

8 January, 2019

Why the phenomenon of hybrid multi-cloud is here to stay

Subram Natarajan

We are well into the second decade since the introduction of cloud computing. The industry, technology and adoption have greatly ....

28 December, 2018

Flashback 2018: Cloud's popularity soars but policy challenges are on the horizon

Anirban Ghoshal

Cloud computing has been among the biggest talking points in technology this year, as large Indian enterprises embarked on digital ....

26 December, 2018

AWS to rely on new emerging tech services for growth: CEO Andy Jassy

Anirban Ghoshal

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the cloud computing division of Jeff Bezos-led Inc., will depend on new services launched ....

29 November, 2018

Amazon takes on Nvidia, Intel with machine learning chip

Reuters on Wednesday launched a microchip aimed at so-called machine learning, entering a market that both Intel Corp and ....

29 November, 2018

Digital business is forcing IT infra services beyond edge computing: Gartner

Shweta Sharma

Digital business initiatives are forcing infotech infrastructure service providers to expand their offerings beyond edge computing ....

28 November, 2018

AWS starts cloud service to process satellite data

Anirban Ghoshal

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the cloud computing unit of Inc., is starting a new cloud service that will allows its customers ....

28 November, 2018

Exclusive: IBM cloud head for South Asia joins Apple India

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant IBM Corp's director and head of cloud business in India and South Asia has joined iPhone maker Apple Inc.'s ....

23 November, 2018

Google hires former Oracle exec Thomas Kurian to be new cloud CEO


Former Oracle Corp product chief Thomas Kurian will replace Diane Greene as head of the cloud division at Alphabet Inc's Google ....

19 November, 2018

Microsoft, Nielsen team up to offer cloud services for FMCG, retail segments

Anirban Ghoshal

Data analytics company Nielsen and tech giant Microsoft Corp has joined hands to develop a new enterprise data solution based ....

15 November, 2018

Amazon's India cloud business triples FY18 revenue, turns a profit

Anirban Ghoshal

Amazon Internet Services Pvt. Ltd, which offers cloud services in India, reported a three-fold jump in revenue for the year through ....

12 November, 2018

Mphasis acquires US cloud automation firm Stelligent for $25 mn

Anirban Ghoshal

Mphasis Ltd, an Indian information technology company that is majority-owned by private equity firm Blackstone, has acquired US-based ....

9 November, 2018

Alibaba Q2 revenue falls short of estimates


China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue on Friday, another sign of slowing momentum ....

2 November, 2018

IBM to buy Red Hat for $34 bn to boost cloud computing business


IBM Corp said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire U.S. software company Red Hat Inc for $34 billion, including debt, as it seeks ....

29 October, 2018

Microsoft Q1 sales, profit exceed forecasts on cloud computing growth


Microsoft Corp beat Wall Street estimates for revenue and profit in its first quarter on Wednesday, as more businesses signed ....

25 October, 2018

Niti Aayog ties up with Microsoft to use AI, cloud in farm and other sectors

Anirban Ghoshal

Satya Nadella-led tech giant Microsoft Corp has tied up with Niti Aayog, India’s top government policy think tank, to help ....

12 October, 2018

Open source is more mainstream than ever in cloud era: Red Hat's van Leeuwen

Anand J

Red Hat Inc. has been associated with open source software for 25 years. The idea of the company, headquartered in North Carolina, ....

9 October, 2018

Alibaba to make customised AI chips; teams up with SAP for cloud services


Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will set up a dedicated chip subsidiary and aims to launch its first self-developed AI inference ....

19 September, 2018

Cloud-enabled staffing models to disrupt Asia-Pacific workplaces: Colliers research

Anirban Ghoshal

Emerging technologies such as cloud computing and internet of things (IoT) will augment real estate possibilities for Asia-Pacific ....

18 September, 2018

Alibaba’s first-quarter revenue jumps on strength in e-commerce, cloud businesses


Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, the world’s biggest online retailer, topped first-quarter revenue estimates on Thursday, driven ....

23 August, 2018

Will Alibaba, Tencent’s investments in Indian startups lift their cloud prospects?

Anirban Ghoshal & Anand J

Ever since its inception seven years ago, BigBasket, the country’s largest online grocery startup, has been dialling Amazon ....

21 August, 2018