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iValue receives INR 126 Cr investment from Creador for accelerated growth

Creador will support India-bred value added distributor iValue and its  continued expansion, both organically and through add-on acquisitions. 

Anantharaman Balakrishnan to become India chief at Nutanix

Nutanix will have a new India leader, Anantharaman Balakrishnan, after Sunil Mahale exited last October.

HPE to buy Cray, offer HPC as a service

High-performance computing offerings from HPE plus Cray could enable things like AI, ML, high-speed financial trading, creation digital twins for entire enterprise networks.

The supply chain top 25 for 2019: Gartner

Improving CX, with a sharpened focus on personalization, is a top priority for every company. Personalization at scale, however, is a key differentiator for more advanced companies, reveals Gartner. 

Alibaba Cloud revenue reaches USD 5.2 bn, but still makes a loss

Company says it uses its scale to stay cost-competitive, curbing prices in the areas of content delivery network, security, database and network infrastructure

F5 expands presence in India with new CoE

The new Center of Excellence for Product Development in Hyderabad aims to grow and scale F5’s software and cloud portfolio. 
 

AWS grows faster than overall cloud infrastructure market

Cloud infrastructure services spending has jumped 42 per cent in the first quarter of 2019, compared to the same time last year.

Rob Thorne takes on new APAC role at Mulesoft

A year on since being acquired by Salesforce, business application network platform provider MuleSoft has made Rob Thorne its new local head of Asia Pacific.

F5 completes acquisition of NGINX

F5 Networks announced that it has completed the acquisition of NGINX, an open source player in application delivery. 

F-Secure shuts direct B2B office, changes GTM in India

F-Secure closing its B2B sales ops in India involves a new GTM that includes corporate resellers and partners supported by security vendor’s regional sales teams.

Acting Symantec CEO urges channel improvement

Symantec's new interim boss has signalled a major overhaul to its channel partnerships following a $1.21 billion dip in sales for the fourth quarter.

Greg Clark is the fourth CEO at Symantec to exit in seven years

Three executives has served as Symantec’s global CEO from 2012 to 2016. Greg Clark is the latest CEO who left the security giant.