Mindtree may have to fight harder for deals: Experts
Management commentary that it would strive to win more managed services contracts has made some analysts concerned, who said it would have to compete against larger rivals with the shift. According to Aniket Pande of Prabhudas Lilladher, Mindtree has “historically excelled in discretionary spending, (and a) shift in managed services contracts is not their strength”.
HCL Technologies launches dedicated Microsoft biz unit
The HCL Microsoft Business Unit will create intellectual property extending the Micros...
Have a search warrant for data? Google wants you to pay
Google’s fees range from $45 for a subpoena and $60 for a wiretap to $245 for a searc...
Will fix Internet Explorer security bug under attack: Microsoft
The vulnerability was first reported by US Homeland Security on Friday evening, although the issue is not limited to American devices. Overall, Microsoft said all supported versions of Windows are affected by the flaw, including Windows 7, which after this week will no longer receive security updates.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella warns leaders: Support immigration or risk missing global tech boom
“People will only come when people know you’re an immigrant friendly country," the Microsoft CEO said.
Indian SaaS firms eye Japan, Latam to pip global giants
Indian firms are aiming to diversify focus on the Rest-of-the-World markets. The market expansion coincides with a push towards a platform play, creating a common design and engineering base from which products can be developed to meet a quicker time-tomarket paradigm.
Successful incumbent businesses thrived on core values, strong governance: Nilekani
Nilekani, a co-founder of the near four-decade old Bengaluru-headquartred software services major, said for the incumbent or traditional companies and the emerging startups could learn from each other for the latter to disrupt and prosper.
RIP, Windows 7: Microsoft ends free security updates for operating system
Third-part applications like Google’s Chrome browser on Windows 7 will be supported till at least July 2021.
Microsoft selects 54 tech startups in its Unicorn hunt
The startups, selected from Gujarat, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Kerala and Telangana, out of 530 applications, will win Azure credits and a host of benefits.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on CAA: Hope every single immigrant in India may equally benefit society, economy
Satya Nadella, the CEO of American multinational technology Microsoft Corporation, on Monday said he hoped that every single immigrant who i...
Microsoft’s Nadella sad with CAA, wants Bangladeshi immigrant to launch unicorn, be Infosys CEO, says Buzzfeed Editor-in-Chief
"I think what is happening is sad... It's just bad.... I would love to see a Bangladeshi immigrant who comes to India and creates the next unicorn in India or becomes the next CEO of Infosys" Smith wrote on the micro blogging platform Twitter, quoting the Indian-born Nadella as responding to his question.
Alphabet second company with India-origin CEO in trillion dollar club
Saudi Aramco is the world’s most valuable company at a market cap of $1.85 trillion, while Amazon is currently just shy of the $1 trillion mark, having scaled it previously.
Capitalism thrives on liberal values… I'm clear what I stand for: Satya Nadella
Microsoft’s India-born CEO, hit the headlines after his comments on the Citizenship Amendment Act. He was replying to a question on the CAA posed by the editor of US news website BuzzFeed.
Govt taps cos for suggestions to draw data storage funding
In a meeting with around 20 companies and industry associations, the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) also asked Amazon, Microsoft and Wipro to compile challenges and possible solutions for data storage, and come back to the department in two weeks.
BJP cites Nadella's official statement, says govt protecting borders
While BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra did not attack the Indian-origin CEO at the party's press briefing here, another party spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi made an unequivocal jibe at Nadella in a tweet saying his comments showed "how the literate need to be educated".
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