Panic Buying By Online Shoppers Holds Up BigBasket’s Deliveries

Ria Bhattacharya, 36, a resident of south Kolkata, decided to order groceries in bulk from online grocer BigBasket in the middle of March, barely a few days after she had stocked up on monthly provisions. “There is a category of…

Uber Eats Failed Because It Couldn’t Customise: Swiggy COO

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Uber Reversed Out Of Food Tech And Drove Straight Into Fintech

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Food Fight Set To Heat Up As Zomato Buys Uber Eats In India

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With UberEats In The Bag, Zomato Breaches Swiggy’s Stronghold On Food-Delivery Business In South India

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India’s Data Centre Plan In Anticipation Of Tsunami Of Data In Country

An incentive policy for the private sector companies to set up data center parks in India will make it affordable for firms to store data locally vis-à-vis other locations such as Singapore and also prepare them for the deluge of…

Government To Unveil Policy On Data Center Parks

The government said it will come out with a policy to enable private sector build data center parks in the country at a time the segment is becoming a focus area for commercial real estate players. "It will enable our…

FDI To Increase, Indian IT Firms To Benefit From FM’s Data Centre Plan

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s proposal in the Union Budget to come up with a policy for setting up data centre parks would benefit tech services companies and attract foreign investments in creating the adequate infrastructure for all industry sectors, said…

FM’s Rs 8,000 Crore Boost Will Help India Bridge Gap In Quantum Computing With US, China

India’s plan to invest Rs 8,000 crore over the next five years in the National Mission on Quantum technology and its applications comes at a time when the world is making bets on the emerging field that has potential impact…

Finance Minister Takes A Rs 8,000 Crore Quantum Leap

CEO of Greyhound Research says that it is the right time for quantum investment as companies like IBM and Google are going to be investing a tonne of money and infrastructure assets towards Asia, in countries like Japan and Singapore.…

Arvind Krishna Ascends Beyond Cloud At IBM

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Sanchit Vir Gogia To Give CxO Keynote at HYSEA BizSummit 2020

Catch Sanchit Vir Gogia as Keynote Speaker at HYSEA BizSummit 2020 on January 23, 2020 (Hyderabad, India). At this event, SVG will share the stage with U. S. Consul General in Hyderabad, Mr. Joel Reifman, who is the Chief Guest for…

Sanchit Vir Gogia To Chair CxO Panel Discussion at Redis Day Bangalore 2020

Catch Sanchit Vir Gogia chair a CxO Panel Discussion at Redis Day Bangalore 2020 on January 22, 2020 (Bengaulru, India). Here’s the topic for Panel Discussion... About the Summit: Redis Day Bangalore is a free conference about anything and everything Redis.…

Sanchit Vir Gogia To Give CxO Keynote at Redis Day Bangalore 2020

Catch Sanchit Vir Gogia as Keynote Speaker at Redis Day Bangalore 2020 on January 22, 2020 (Bengaulru, India). Here’s the topic for Sanchit's keynote... About the Summit: Redis Day Bangalore is a free conference about anything and everything Redis. Its purpose…

Startups Like WeWork And Oyo Are Learning The Language Of Profitability The Hard Way

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Cyient, TCS Slip Over 0.5% Amid Report Boeing 737 Max Crisis To Hit IT Cos

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Fintech Lender Aye Finance Raises ₹107 cr From BlueOrchard

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PSB Consolidation May Shrink IT Firms’ Business

Technology companies offering niche services to banks face a challenge as public sector lenders consolidate, with issues around shrinking revenue, reduced clients and heightened competition, industry experts have said. Banks may consider changing their technology infrastructure, analysts said. This means,…

New-Age Internet Companies Are Going Big On Soft-Skill Training

New-age internet companies across the eCommerce, food-tech and fintech sectors are increasingly using soft-skill providers to train their workforce. These human resource development programmes have traditionally been used by the manufacturing and automobile industries for their staff. “Even larger companies…

Cognizant Slashes Jobs As Part Of Cost Cutting, Revamp Plan

Cognizant Technology Solutions will eliminate as many as 7,000 mid-senior level jobs globally and reskill about 5,000 employees as part of a plan to save costs and simplify the company’s organizational structure. “Such layoffs are already happening quietly in the industry…

Infosys’s Battle With Corporate Governance Is Not Just It’s Own

As if Monday morning blues aren't enough to rock one's world, folks at Infosys had it worse on Monday, 21st October. At about 9 am IST, the media reported another round of supposed corporate governance issues at Infosys. And post that,…

#BoycottJio Controversy: No More Than A Storm In A Teacup

On October 9, 2019, I noticed my Twitter timeline was abuzz with a hashtag, #BoycottJio. Until then, I hadn't heard about the announcement by Reliance Jio to charge users 6 paise per minute for voice calls made to other networks.…

HP Inc. Is Looking To Sprint Its Way To Better Health – Can Work But Not Before It Hurts Enough!

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Banks May Take 3 Years For Tech Merger

Banks may take 2-3 years to standardise core technology, products and customer applications after the government proposed to merge some prominent public sector lenders last week, analysts said. “The integration process would take 24-36 months. Website, mobile apps, IVR —…

Small Contracts Are A Big Deal For IT

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Reliance Jio, Microsoft Partner To Bring Azure Cloud To Jio’s Data Centers

Reliance Jio and Microsoft have entered into a long-term alliance to offer a set of solutions comprising connectivity, computing, storage solutions etc to create more affordable offerings for Indian SMBs, startups and large enterprises while also adding capabilities to Reliance Industries’ ecosystem. Sanchit…

Mukesh Ambani Sets Out To Dominate Digital India

For all the publicity blitz accompanying Mukesh Ambani’s $30bn charge into the digital economy, the details of his long-term strategy remain a closely guarded secret. Mr Ambani’s Reliance Jio venture has upended India’s telecom sector, devastating the profits of incumbent operators…

Respite From Pesky Calls, Messages: Airtel Awards Pan-India Blockchain Deal To IBM

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India Has Added Two New Tech Unicorns In Just The Last Month

2019 is turning out to be great for Indian internet ventures. It’s not even mid-way into the year, and the country has already seen two internet firms achieve unicorn valuations, and at least one more is close to the milestone.…

Rajan Anandan Quits Google India, To Join Sequoia India As MD

Rajan Anandan, who led Google’s operations in India and South-East Asia, is leaving the company to join Sequoia Capital India. Anandan, who had an eight-year stint at Alphabet Inc.’s Google, will become managing director at Sequoia Capital India, the venture capital…