With the steady increase in cyber threats detected in India and rising targeted attacks, cybersecurity has become a boardroom concern for organisations across verticals, revenue bands and geographies. As per the findings of EY’s ‘Global Information Security Survey (EY GISS) 2018-19’, 70 per cent of Indian organisations plan to increase their cybersecurity budgets. EY surveyed […]
MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court Thursday directed the Maharashtra government and the Centre to respond to a public interest litigation seeking children be prohibited from playing the mobile game PUBG at school. A bench of Chief Justice Naresh Patil and Justice N M Jamdar sought suggestions from the state and the Union government on how […]
NEW DELHI: Several associations, including IAMAI, have raised concerns over changes being mulled by the government in IT rules for social media and other platforms, but Reliance Jio has asserted that tighter checks, including traceability, will curb misuse of online platforms.
KOCHI: In its efforts to build a stronger startup ecosystem in Kerala, the government has managed to tap into private investment funds to raise Rs 1000 crore in corpus funds for budding entrepreneurs, to be available over the next four years. Kerala Electronics and IT Department secretary M Sivasankar said Unicorn India Ventures, Exseed Electron […]
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In a major boost for the IT sector in the state, the budget outlaid a sum of Rs 574 crore. Of this, Rs 139 crore has been earmarked for Kerala State IT Mission, the nodal agency.
BENGALURU: Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) on Thursday announced that it had achieved a net turnover of Rs 8,016.62 crore till December 2018, a growth of 20 per cent over the net turnover of Rs 6,578.59 crore for the same period in 2017.
BENGALURU: HCL Technologies on Tuesday announced that it has recorded a 19 per cent year-on-year rise in consolidated net profit for the quarter ended December 31, 2018, at Rs 2,611 crore. Meanwhile, revenue saw a 22.6 per cent growth at Rs 15,699 crore.
NEW DELHI: Smaller e-commerce players like Snapdeal and ShopClues have written to the government opposing any move to extend the February 1, deadline for online marketplaces to comply with FDI rules, and urged that pressure for such relaxations need to be “resisted strongly”.
GANDHINAGAR: Reliance Industries chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure that Indians’ data was owned and controlled by Indians, and kept away from the hands of foreign companies.
NEW DELHI: Wipro board on Friday approved an issue of bonus shares wherein shareholders will get one bonus share for every three shares held by them.
BENGALURU: Despite being a seasonally weak quarter, strong deal wins helped billionaire Azim Premji promoted IT services company Wipro Limited register a stable set of numbers, beating Street expectations for the third quarter of FY19.
BENGALURU: Tech giant Microsoft on Thursday batted for cross-border data flows but asserted that the same needs to be protected through suitable international measures and standards – both legal and technical.