Articles by: Gyana Ranjan Swain

Thales Completes Guavus Acquisition

Thales Completes Guavus Acquisition

September 12, 2017 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

French aerospace and critical security major Thales Tuesday announced that it has completed the acquisition of Guavus, a California based data analytics firm. The said acquisition was announced in May this year. The deal value then announced was $215 million. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, in the Silicon valley, GuavusRead More

This Industry Can Generate $11 Tn Value A year. Are You In?

This Industry Can Generate $11 Tn Value A year. Are You In?

August 20, 2017 at 11:25 am 0 comments

The Internet of Things or IoT, probably, is the most talked about topic across industries in the recent days, and perhaps, one of the core areas where almost all the industries have started investing heavily in. This is because the IoT has the potential to impact our lives in aRead More

Xiaomi Topples Apple, Fitbit To Become No.1 Wearables Vendor

Xiaomi Topples Apple, Fitbit To Become No.1 Wearables Vendor

August 4, 2017 at 12:23 pm 0 comments

This Chinese tech firm is on fire, for sure. While it is known that Xiaomi is making big strides in the smartphone business, no one guessed it was taking bigger strides in wearables business too. According to a recent report by Strategy Analytics Xiaomi has outsmarted the likes of appleRead More

US To Bring An IoT Bill To Secure Connected Devices

US To Bring An IoT Bill To Secure Connected Devices

August 3, 2017 at 6:31 pm 0 comments

Sections of the US Government is mulling to introduce an IoT Bill aiming at the security of internet of things and growing number of connected devices in the internet. Senators are proposing to bring an act so that all the devices connected to the US government should pass through aRead More

Wearable Devices Market To Touch 126 Mn This year, 240 Mn By 2021

Wearable Devices Market To Touch 126 Mn This year, 240 Mn By 2021

June 24, 2017 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

IDC has predicted that a total of 125.5 million wearable devices will be shipped globally in 2017 and the same would reach up to 240 million by 2021, showing a CAGR of 18.2%. For a market comparison between 2016 and 2017, IDC predicts in the current fiscal, the wearable devicesRead More

Now, Qualcomm Showcases Wireless Charging For Electric Vehicles

Now, Qualcomm Showcases Wireless Charging For Electric Vehicles

May 19, 2017 at 10:47 am 0 comments

After wireless charging of smartphones, its now time for wireless charging of electric vehicles. San Diego headquartered technology major Qualcomm on Thursday showcased how to charge an electric vehicle wirelessly using its wireless electric vehicle charging technology (WEVC). The company on Thursday demonstrated dynamic electric vehicle charging (DEVC), which allows vehiclesRead More

Cisco Acquires Artificial Intelligence Firm MindMeld For $125 Mn

Cisco Acquires Artificial Intelligence Firm MindMeld For $125 Mn

May 14, 2017 at 9:56 am 0 comments

This will strengthen the company’s new conversational interfaces for collaboration suite Cisco has announced that it will acquire San Francisco based artificial intelligence firm MindMeld for $125 million. The transaction will be done in cash as well as equity and is expected to be closed by  fourth quarter of theRead More

Thales Acquires Data Analytics Firm Guavus For $215 Mn

Thales Acquires Data Analytics Firm Guavus For $215 Mn

May 1, 2017 at 10:03 pm 0 comments

French aerospace and security major Thales today announced to acquire US based data analytics firm Gauvus for $215 million. The acquisition is expected to be completed by third quarter of 2017. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, in Silicon Valley, Guavus employs 250 people, including 140 people in Gurgaon, India andRead More

Tender For NDMC Smart City Project Floated

Tender For NDMC Smart City Project Floated

April 27, 2017 at 6:15 pm 0 comments

New Delhi Municipality Corporation has today floated a tender for the NDMC smart city project. NDMC is one of the 20 Smart City projects selected by the Government of India under its Smart City mission. The NDMC has floated a proposal for selection of system integrators (SI) for design, develop,Read More

IIITM Kerala Develops Water Quality Measurement System Using IBM Watson IoT

IIITM Kerala Develops Water Quality Measurement System Using IBM Watson IoT

April 21, 2017 at 10:26 pm 0 comments

Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Kerala and IBM India Develop Real-Time Water Quality Measurement System on IBM Watson IoT Platform Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management – Kerala (IIITM-K) and IBM today announced the development of a real-time water quality management system – ‘Swatchpaani’. The system, poweredRead More