2018 Archive


“In this environment of proliferation of fake news across social media globally, NASSCOM welcomes the governments intent to formulate a pioneering policy on curbing the spread of false information. This policy will go a long way on ensuring a safe harbor for companies and ensure that fake news is not circulated unchecked.  Keeping in mind

InnoTrans the driving force of the rail sector again in 2018

Attendance exceeds 160,000 Exhibitors and trade visitors very satisfied Open Days attract some 12,000 visitors Exhibitors’ comments   Berlin, 24 September 2018 – Railways are booming, as shown by a successful balance sheet at the end of InnoTrans 2018. The leading international trade fair for transport technology, a four-day event, closed on 21 September, leaving

Barracuda CloudGen Firewall Achieves Recommended Rating in the 2018 NSS Labs Next Generation Firewall Group Test

New Delhi, August 13, 2018– Barracuda Networks, Inc., today announced that Barracuda CloudGen Firewall received a Recommended Rating from NSS Labs in their 2018 Next Generation Firewall Group Test. In this year’s test, 10 products were examined for security effectiveness, performance, and total cost of ownership (TCO).   “This test, which has a strong focus

Customer engagement key focus for 45% marketers in 2018: Times Internet- DMAasia report

Mumbai, August 3, 2018: Times Internet, in association with DMAasia, today released a report titled “The State of Indian Digital Marketing- a CMO Perspective 2017-18.” The second edition of the comprehensive online study was conducted by surveying a group of over 150 marketers from leading brands across verticals including real estate, pharma, FMCG, auto and

Spam Is Still the first choice of Online Criminals, click rates has increased from 2017 in 2018, globally

Spam is the number one source of malware as criminals add a few new tricks to this classic method, new research from F-Secure and MWR InfoSecurity finds. New, Delhi, India—August 02, 2018: Online criminals have gotten savvier but they’re still relying on the same old tricks they’ve been using for decades. F-Secure research shows spam remains the

Comments of Moses Harding John, CEO, India & East Africa, SBM Holdings Ltd on RBI monetary policy – (August 1, 2018)

The expectation was balanced between rate pause and 25 bps rate hike, and MPC preference went in favour of rate hike, to have better grip on sticky inflation and to arrest INR weakness beyond 69. RBI is seen to have weighed on external cues largely from Brent Crude resilience at lower end of $70-80, USD

JCI and Dale Carnegie Partner for Leadership at the 2018 JCI WorldCongress in Goa, India

12 July 2018, St. Louis, USA – In partnership with Dale Carnegie, JCI (Junior Chamber International) will be offering four 90-minute Action Oriented Leadership sessions to attendees of the 2018 JCI World Congress in Goa, India. The 2018 JCI World Congress will bring together over 3,000 active citizens from around the globe who are leading

Pitney Bowes Named One of India’s Best Companies to Work For in 2018

Company honored for the eighth time by the Great Place to Work Institute   New Delhi, India, July 3, 2018- Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI), a global technology company that provides commerce solutions in the areas of ecommerce, shipping, mailing, and data, today announced that it has been named one of India’s Best Companies to

3 Million Cryptojacking Hits detected in 2018 so far, reveals Quick Heal Security Labs

–          Charts the increase in the number of active mobile cryptojacking variants from 8 in 2017 to 25 in May 2018 –          Commonly used method is to infect websites and pop-up ads with a JavaScript-based cryptomining script Pune, June 25, 2018:Quick Heal today revealed that it has detected more than 3 million cryptojacking hits between January and

Design build firms and interior designers in India are expecting more than 90% gross revenue in 2018

3 out of 5 businesses in the design industry of India reported an increase in gross revenue in 2017 Outlook for 2018 remains strong despite increasing competition, according to the 2018 Houzz India State of the Industry Design build firms were most likely to have seen revenue gains in 2017 relative to 2016 (72%), followed