Vertical Industries

HCL Technologies acquires Strong-Bridge Envision

With this acquisition, SBE will become part of HCL’s global Digital and Analytics business (HCL Mode 2 services). 

Channel partners primed as customers aggressively adopt AI

The channel is preparing to capitalise as artificial intelligence (AI) continues its aggressive growth trajectory across local and global markets, with end-user deployment aspirations turning into reality.

F5 acquires NGINX to bridge NetOps and DevOps in digital era

F5 will also leverage its global sales force, channel infrastructure, and partner ecosystem to scale NGINX selling opportunities to the enterprise.

NetApp sneaks past IBM as storage market heats up

NetApp has edged ahead of IBM in the enterprise storage systems market, moving into third place behind leaders Dell and Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

Trend Micro India announces launch of MDR services through channel ecosystem

Trend Micro shared an update on its new partner program initiatives at the recently held Channel Partner Day in Gangtok, Sikkim. 

VMware firewall takes aim at defending apps in data center, cloud

VMware says its new Service-defined Firewall has gains deep visibility into the hosts and services that generate network traffic via company’s existing NSX network management software, its vSphere hypervisors and AppDefense threat detection system.

Zoho acquires ePoise Systems

Zoho has acquired hiring automation product startup ePoise Systems for an undisclosed amount. 

RPA spend to reach over USD 2 Billion in 2022: Gartner

This increase in spending is primarily driven by the necessity for organizations to rapidly digitize and automate their legacy processes as well as enable access to legacy applications through RPA.

Sandra Lee is APAC channel chief at Kaspersky Lab

Lee joins Kaspersky Lab from Plantronics where she was the director for alliances and channels for the APAC region.

EY, Blue Prism offers ‘RPA as a service’ on Microsoft Azure for Indian organisations

The two companies have jointly commissioned several large-scale RPA deliveries in core and support business functions.

Facebook’s Workplace reaches 2M paid users, targets SMBs

Workplace by Facebook, the company's enterprise-focused collaboration offering, has seen strong growth since its launch in 2016.

Ravindra Kelkar is India Chief at Citrix

In his previous role at Citrix, he has been instrumental in growing the enterprise business; extending reach in segments including BFSI, manufacturing and government.