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IIT Kanpur teams up with NMTronics for electronics manufacturing centre
IIT Kanpur collaborates with NMTronics India to launch a pioneering electronics manufacturing and skills development centre, fostering industry-academia partnership and technological innovation.
Gallagher Security wins top OSPA award for second year running
Warwick-based Gallagher Security has won the Outstanding Security Equipment Manufacturer Award for the second year at the 2024 OSPAs, recognised for its innovative approach to global security solutions.
Spark & NZIER to boost NZ's productivity with technology
Spark, in partnership with the NZIER, aims to steer Aotearoa New Zealand a technology generation ahead, addressing the country's productivity challenges.
Rockwell Automation promotes Mariya Prempeh as Country Manager for Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei
Mariya Prempeh ascends to the role of Country Manager for Singapore, Malaysia, and Brunei at Rockwell Automation, enhancing market presence in the industrial automation sector.
Confronting fears is the first step to enterprise AI adoption
IT leaders globally strive to overcome concerns over bias, governance and accuracy, whilst under pressure to rapidly adopt AI to stay competitive, a Juniper Networks survey reveals.
Simply Nootropics recruits renowned neuroscientist Dr. Brian Ramos
Renowned neuroscientist Dr. Brian P. Ramos joins Simply Nootropics as in-house expert, bringing over 20 years of expertise to drive innovation and progress for the NZ and AU-based company.
Cognizant partners with ServiceNow to enhance AI in workplace solutions
Cognizant teams up with ServiceNow to enhance its WorkNEXTÔ modern workplace services, aiming for improved AI adoption, streamlined self-services, and a shift to a 'total experience' model.
ESET unveils new Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore
ESET, a renowned digital security firm, has launched its new Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore, demonstrating commitment to the region's evolving cybersecurity landscape and digital economy.
Straker reports stable Q3 revenue & record gross margins
Despite a slight year-on-year dip, Straker reports secure Q3 FY24 outcomes with benchmark gross margins boosted by AI-driven services, hinting at market stabilisation.
AVEVA opens global design competition for AI-powered solutions
AVEVA, a leading industrial software company, launches its first-ever global E3D Design Competition, challenging users to create innovative AI and machine learning solutions to address business challenges.
Should VMware customers be considering Plan B?
Uncertainty clouds VMware's future following its £61bn acquisition by Broadcom, forcing many clients to contemplate alternate measures amidst concerns of staff layoffs and price hikes.
Chancellor Hunt champions UK tech industry at Davos forum
UK Chancellor, Jeremy Hunt, champions UK technology and calls for increased investment at the Davos World Economic Forum amid global economic uncertainty.
Tata Consultancy Services launches TCS GoZero Hub with Macquarie University
Tata Consultancy Services and Macquarie University launch TCS GoZero Hub, a research centre set to facilitate Australia's shift towards net-zero carbon emissions.
Claroty appoints industry veteran as first Chief Customer Officer
Cyber-physical systems protection firm, Claroty, appoints industry veteran Shira Bar Yosef as its first ever Chief Customer Officer, aiming to enrich customer experience.
State of UK research and innovation in science and tech in 2024
Council on Geostrategy to launch a substantial survey determining strengths and weaknesses of UK's science and technology sector.
McGrathNicol becomes Founding Partner in Australian Insider Risk Centre
Advisory firm McGrathNicol has joined the Australian Insider Risk Centre of Excellence as a Founding Partner, set to contribute towards enhancing Australia’s cyber resilience.
Vietnam's FPT pioneers as first billion-dollar revenue tech firm
FPT surpasses $1bn in global IT service revenue, amid successful acquisitions and the launch of new automotive tech subsidiary.
Viettel Cyber Security named top cybersecurity firm
Viettel Cyber Security's portfolio of solutions earns it the 2023 Vietnam Company of the Year Award from Frost & Sullivan.
Adzcorner anticipates 40% growth in 2023-24 financial year
New Delhi-based performance marketing solutions provider marketing solutions provider, Adzcorner, projects a 40% revenue growth for fiscal year 2023-24.
Half of global businesses use machine learning but lack specialist teams
Despite 50% of firms worldwide using machine learning, half of chief technology officers don't have a single professional in that role, signaling a gap in specialisation needs.
Taiwan hosts 5G-ACIA assembly for industrial IoT 5G standards alignment
Taiwan was the first-time host of the influential 5G Alliance for Connected Industries and Automation General Assembly, promoting global 5G smart manufacturing standards and bolstering Taiwanese manufacturers' global supply chain presence.
EY's Catriona Campbell awarded MBE for services to technology
Catriona Campbell, Chief Technology and Innovation Leader at EY UK and Ireland, has been awarded an MBE for her two-decade contribution to technology and AI innovation.
China's top firms to increase AI spending, predicts IDC
Top 2000 Chinese firms to devote over 50% of core IT budget to AI by 2027, potentially sparking a double-digit innovation hike, reveals International Data Corporation.
Noname Security announces new executive appointments for 2024 growth phase
Noname Security strengthens its leadership team with new executive appointments, planning for a robust growth phase in 2024.