L&T Technology, Covestro, Engineering, Digital Transformation

L&T Technology bags multi-million digitalization deal from German chemical major Covestro

L&T Technology Services has been selected as the engineering partner to drive digital transformation across Covestro’s 8 global locations, especially in the area of data migration.
Microsoft, Azure, Databricks, Apache Spark, Azure Cloud Platform

Microsoft Azure Databricks powered by Apache Spark is now available with Azure Cloud platform

Azure Databricks is Databricks’ Unified Analytics Platform powered by Apache Spark. It is being offered as an integrated service within the Azure cloud platform.
Subaru, HIL technology, National Instruments, NI, Electic Vehicle, Vehicle Testing

Automobile manufacturer Subaru banks on NI HIL technology for testing smart electric vehicle

NI said that automotive manufacturers firm Subaru is using NI hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) technology to simulate actual road conditions for electric vehicle testing.
Autodesk, AutoCAD 2019, 3D Design

AutoCAD 2019: Autodesk consolidates toolsets, brings web and mobile versions in new release

3D design firm Autodesk has made significant enhancements in the latest versions of and AutoCAD LT 2019. The latest version of 3D design software that went on sale Friday incorporates a new web app and mobile app version.
BlackBerry, Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover ropes in BlackBerry for next-gen automotive technology

BlackBerry Limited and Jaguar Land Rover have entered into a multi-year agreement to collaborate and develop automotive technology.
Salesforce, MuleSoft, Cloud

Salesforce to acquire application networks firm MuleSoft for $6.5 billion

Cloud based CRM firm Salesforce will acquire MuleSoft for an enterprise value of approximately $6.5 billion
Avaya launches Master Agent Program to increase Avaya Cloud sales to SMBs

Avaya launches Master Agent Program to increase Avaya Cloud sales to SMBs

Under this program, now sales agents can connect potential customers to Avaya and thereafter company will handle the rest of the transaction, from contracting, provisioning, managing and billing the unified communications services for the business.
IoT, IoT in Pharma Sector, Pharmaceutical Industry

IoT services in pharma sector to reach $2.4 billion by 2020: Report

IoT software and services in is expected to grow from $420 million in 2015 to $2,486 million by 2020, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 42.7% from 2016 to 2020, said GlobalData.
Gandhar Oil Refinery, ORION ERP, 3i Infotech

Gandhar Oil Refinery deploys ORION ERP for Digital Transformation

Now, the can control all operations from the head office, thus helping in smooth delegation of tasks across various branches.
Siemens, SD-WAN, Orange Business Service

Orange Business Services bags 6 year SD-WAN contract worth 240 million Euros from Siemens

Under this new six-year contract worth 240 million Euros, Orange Business Services will migrate Siemens’ entire global infrastructure to a dynamic and flexible SD-WAN network which will connect cloud applications as well as IoT devices.
Oracle, Oracle HCM Cloud, Artificial Intelligence

Oracle adds Artificial Intelligence capabilities to its HCM Cloud

Oracle said that it has added new artificial intelligence-based capabilities to its Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud which is mainly used by human resource professionals.
Accudyne Industries, Larsen & Toubro Infotech, LTI, Consulting Services, L&T Infotech

L&T Infotech bags contract from Accudyne Industries for consulting and IT services

L&T Infotech has been selected by Accudyne Industries as the transformation partner to provide IT infrastructure and security management services.
Data Literate, Qlik, Data Analytics

About 45% Indian workforce claim themselves to be data literate: Survey

Almost 45% of Indian employees who have been surveyed by data analytics firm Qlik feel confident in their data literacy skills.
Surbana Jurong, Tata Communications, Internet of Things, IoT, Cybersecurity

Surbana Jurong ropes in Tata Communications for security of IoT based lifts and escalators

Infrastructure consulting firms Surbana Jurongone has partnered with Tata Communication to equip its Internet of Things (IoT) enabled lifts and escalators with Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform.
Data XGen, BSNL, Email in Indian languages

Data XGen partners BSNL to host domains and email in Indian languages

Data XGen claims that it is one of the first company in India to offer linguistic email address service in Indian languages, offering Email Address Internatilization solution on IDNs and every corporate who is trying to address large part of India can avail this facility.
Dassault Systèmes, Sylvain Laurent, 3D

Dassault Systèmes bets big on Cloud to grow its 3D platform business in India

French firm Dassault Systèmes has launched its 3D platform on cloud based on a subscription model for the India market.
Artificial intelligence, Insurance Industry, Artificial Intelligence in Insurance, Artificial intelligence Risk Cover

Artificial Intelligence in Insurance: Sector need new business models to cover risk from AI

Artificial Intelligence will be a key enabler for insurance businesses to prepare themselves for the emerging risks that result from an increasingly digital world, according to data and analytics company, GlobalData.
ASSOCHAM-Deloitte, Blockchain, Trade Finance System

ASSOCHAM-Deloitte vouch for blockchain technology to improve India’s current trade finance system

Tech like blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and robotic process automation have potential to resolve inefficiencies in India’s current trade finance system, and make the process efficient at the bank’s, buyer’s, seller’s, as well as the SME’s end, said ASSOCHAM-Deloitte report.