Australians and Indians more likely to fall victim to cyber scams

Microsoft receives about 6,500 complaints globally from people. Microsoft released findings of its 2021 Global Tech Support Scam Research report that looks at tech support scams and their impact on consumers. The new findings reveal Australians are among those most likely to fall victim to tech support fraud, second only to India…

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IIT Madras launches a novel course

It is being offered in online mode, free of cost. Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras), the Number 1 Educational Institute of India, has launched a course on ‘Out of the Box Thinking’ through Mathematics to encourage innovative thinking. This course, which is a first-of-its-kind initiative in India, is open to everyone…

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Indonesia begins digital transformation journey with a data centre partner

Joint Venture Between IOH, Lintasarta and BDx. Following the completion of a $US300M joint venture agreement with PT Indosat Tbk (Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison or IOH) and PT Aplikanusa Lintasarta, Big Data Exchange (BDx), a leading data center solutions provider in Asia-Pacific, announces the launch of BDx Indonesia. With the announcement, BDx Indonesia assumes the operations of…

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Digital payments in India projected to reach $US10 trillion

Value of digital payments in India to increase three-fold. PhonePe, India’s leading digital payments company, in collaboration with Boston Consulting Group (BCG), today unveiled a report titled, “Digital payments in India: A $US10 trillion opportunity”. The report leverages BCG’s industry expertise in payments and the fintech domain, along with PhonePe’s deep insights and expertise as the…

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Trellix reinforces commitment to India with new data centre

The data centre helps customers meet their data residency. Trellix, the cybersecurity company building resilient and confident organizations through living security, today announced the opening of a new data centre in Mumbai which will help customers in India meet their data residency and compliance requirements. The launch of the new…

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India PC market pushed past four million units

Shipments include shipments to distribution channels or end-users. The India traditional PC market, inclusive of desktops, notebooks, and workstations delivered another strong quarter (Jan-Mar 2022) shipping over 4.3 million units with a YoY growth of 37.7 per cent. While the notebook category continued to be the volume driver with 3.1 million…

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Indian enterprises continuing to invest in digital transformation

Indian domestic IT services market grows by 7.9% in 2021 In 2021, the Indian domestic IT & Business Services market was valued at USD 14.15 Billion and recorded a 7.2% year-over-year (YoY) growth as compared to 5.3% in 2020, according to the International Data Corporation’s (IDC) Worldwide Semi-annual Services Tracker. The…

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IBM cybersecurity hub to help Asia Pacific organizations

IBM Security Command Centre in India represents significant investment in security. IBM announced a multi-million-dollar investment in its resources to help businesses prepare for and manage the growing threat of cyberattacks to organizations across the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. The centrepiece of this investment is the new IBM Security Command Centre, the…

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