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21 November, 2018 11:58 AM Nvidia to Provide AI Platform for Chinese EV Startups

US chipmaker Nvidia Corp has signed separate deals with Chinese electric vehicle startups XPeng Motors, Singulato Motors, and SF Motors to develop autonomous driving technology, Chief Executive Jensen Huang said on Wednesday. Huang, speaking at an event in the eastern Chinese city of Suzhou, said XPeng and Singulato will use Nvidia's artificial intelligence 102

10 October, 2018 5:54 AM Facebook Workplace Platform Seeing Growth, Company Says

Facebook on Tuesday hosted its first global summit spotlighting a growing Workplace platform launched two years ago as a private social network for businesses. While Facebook would not disclose exact figures, it said Workplace - a rival to collaboration services like Slack, Salesforce, and Microsoft - has been a hit and that ranks of users have doubled 64

10 October, 2018 4:14 AM Microsoft Expands Azure Cloud Service in Push for $10 Billion Pentagon Contract

Microsoft Corp said on Tuesday its expanded Azure cloud service to help government clients save data on their own servers would be available by the end of the first quarter of 2019, as it battles with Amazon.com for a $10 billion (roughly Rs. 74,200 crores) Pentagon contract. The two companies are left in the fray for the lucrative contract after Alphabet's 84

9 October, 2018 3:53 PM Microsoft expands cloud service in push for $10 billion Pentagon contract

Microsoft Corp said on Tuesday its expanded Azure cloud service to help government clients save data on their own servers would be available by the end of the first quarter of 2019, as it battles with Amazon.com for a $10 billion Pentagon contract. The two companies are left in the fray for the lucrative contract after Alphabet Inc's Google dropped out on Monday 66

8 October, 2018 1:25 PM Microsoft's $7.5 Billion GitHub Deal Said to Be Set for EU Approval

US software giant Microsoft is set to win unconditional EU antitrust approval for its $7.5 billion (roughly Rs. 55,500 crores) purchase of privately held coding website GitHub, two people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Microsoft announced the deal in June, its largest acquisition since it bought LinkedIn for $26 billion in 2016. The GitHub 74

3 October, 2018 8:53 AM HCL Technologies bags deal from Australian Energy major TransGrid

IT services major HCL Technologies on Wednesday said it has signed a five-year managed services deal with TransGrid, a high-voltage transmission network service provider for the state of New South Wales, Australia. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. As part of the deal, HCL Technologies will create a transformation roadmap for TransGrid 78

29 September, 2018 5:10 AM Alibaba Cloud Launches Second Data Centre in India

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Chinese e-tailer giant Alibaba, on Friday announced the launch of its second data centre in India. The new "availability zone", located in Mumbai, will offer product lines such as Elastic Computing, Storage, Database, Network, Application Services and Big Data Analytics to support the requirements of local governments 100

28 September, 2018 5:30 PM India signs pact with Uzbekistan for collaboration in IT sector

The agreement was signed at a meeting between Meity Official led by Ravi Shankar Prasad and Uzbek delegation led by IT Minister of Uzbekistan Shuhrat Sadikov. The Ministry of Electronics and IT Friday signed an agreement with Uzbekistan's Tashkent University to collaborate in the IT sector. "A declaration of intent was signed between the Centre for Development 49

19 September, 2018 7:00 AM China's Alibaba doubles down on chips amid cloud computing push

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will set up a dedicated chip subsidiary and aims to launch its first self-developed AI inference chip in the second half of 2019 that could be used for autonomous driving, smart cities and logistics. The Chinese firm said at an event in Hangzhou on Wednesday that the new subsidiary would make customised AI chips and embedded 61

17 September, 2018 12:53 PM Microsoft-GitHub Acquisition to Get EU Antitrust Ruling by October 19

EU antitrust regulators will decide by October 19 whether to clear US software giant Microsoft's $7.5 billion (roughly Rs. 54,300 crores) acquisition of privately held coding website GitHub. Microsoft, which wants to acquire the firm to reinforce its cloud computing business against rival Amazon, requested European Union approval for the deal last Friday 86