Vishal Chawla

Correspondent
IDG Media

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Will GoI finally wake up to the Bitcoin bubble?
Despite repeated warnings from India’s apex bank on high volatility and speculation, the price of a Bitcoin has been climbing up consistently, reaching a new high of USD 17,000.…
GoI to enhance security framework for digital payments
Since demonetization, the volume of digital transactions in India has been increasing by leaps and bounds. The country witnessed an all-time high of 965 million digital…
Global IT majors creating more energy efficient data centers
Data centers are known for consuming a lot of energy to maintain computer systems, servers and other high-performance IT components. For enterprises and governments, data centers…
Microsoft releases detailed report on Azure outage
Last week, Microsoft's Azure customers in North Europe faced a seven-hour long difficulty in using and managing their resources hosted on a data center in the region, owing to…
OpenWorld 2017: Oracle announces major innovations
At OpenWorld 2017 held in San Francisco, Oracle has made an array of new announcements to add more value to its software services. Here are the major takeaways from the…
Indian companies to get preference in government’s cybersecurity procurements
The Indian Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has notified that henceforth, it shall give preferential treatment to Indian companies in the…
Blockchain: Can it strengthen cybersecurity for Indian enterprises?
Some of the major corporations in the world, like Lockheed Martin and the US military, have deployed blockchain for securing their data. In India too, state governments of Andhra…
Google-HTC deal: What is there in it for India?
For long, Google has been focusing on more on promoting its Android operating system and applications than its mobile devices. This strategy has propelled the company to become…
Enterprise blockchain solutions: Know the major players
Blockchain technology gives enterprises the ability to digitize their transactional processes with the help of a highly secured, shared and replicated ledger. Here is a look at…
Cryptocurrencies in India: Where to buy and sell
Investment opportunities in digital cryptocurrencies have been constantly rising over the past few years. These blockchain-based financial instruments have been giving back good…
Major exits at Infosys during Sikka's regime
Since Vishal Sikka assumed the role of CEO in August 2014 until his own resignation as CEO in August 2017, Infosys has witnessed numerous high-profile exits, with executives…