Aadhaar doesn’t pose any privacy issue and is worth emulating: Bill Gates

India’s Aadhaar technology does not pose any privacy issue and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has funded the World Bank to take this approach to other countries as it is worth emulating, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has said. The 62-year-old multi-billionaire entrepreneur and philanthropist said Nandan Nilekani, Infosys founder who is considered as the […]

HCL likely to unseat Wipro as No 3 IT player this quarter

The Indian IT services industry appears set to witness a major change in its pecking order this quarter. HCL Technologies will likely overtake Wipro in revenues in the ongoing quarter to become the third largest company – after TCS and Infosys – going by the upbeat revenue guidance for the ongoing fiscal that it provided […]

Vanu and HFCL win major BSNL tender

Vanu India Private Limited (Vanu) is pleased to announce that it has teamed with Himachal Futuristic Communications Limited (HFCL) to win a contract awarded by Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) under BSNL’s tender for provision of rural telecommunications services in the northeast area of India. The contract to HFCL covers products and services worth Rs. […]

Asia Pacific organisations poised to overhaul infrastructure to embrace AI

Asia Pacific economies stand to realise the productivity gains offered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies. According to new research from global data and storage leader Seagate Technology, 96 per cent of senior IT professionals believe AI applications will drive productivity and business performance. However, an almost equal number of respondents (95 per cent) believe further […]