Tuesday , 25 October 2016
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UCWeb Sets New Trend with Audience Engagement Tool We-Media

UCWeb’s We-Media Program, a common platform for all viewpoints to be present together in one place, has seen immense success since its launch in August 2016 through its partnership with some of the biggest television shows including Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa & Bigg Boss 10 and bestselling author Chetan Bhagat. UC News is a key component of UCWeb Inc, an Alibaba ... Read More »

Dell EMC World Brings a Slew of New Enterprise IT Solutions

Tech behemoth Dell EMC launched a torrent of new products and services for enterprise client at its Dell EMC World Austin event that wrapped up yesterday. Among the announcements were the new Endpoint Data Security and Management portfolio, new payment solutions for IT procurement, new versions of its Data Domain protection tool, and new analytics suites. Security Is the Word ... Read More »

AT&T May Be Trying To Buy Time Warner Inc.

After its acquisition of satellite television service DirecTV, telephone giant AT&T Inc. might be setting its sights on an even bigger prize, Time Warner Inc. Bloomberg News reported Thursday afternoon that AT&T and Time Warner executives have engaged in preliminary talks about a potential merger or other partnerships. Time Warner shares jumped on news of the talks, closing up $3.75, ... Read More »

Major DDoS Attack Causes U.S. Outages on Twitter, Reddit, Others

Early this morning, a large distributed denial of service attack (DDoS) directed at the Internet performance management company Dyn caused Web site outages for a number of its customers, including Twitter, Reddit, Spotify and SoundCloud. Services were restored to normal by 9:20 a.m. Eastern Time, the company said. In a status update shortly after 7 a.m., New Hampshire-based Dyn reported ... Read More »

U.S.: Ex-Contractor Committed 'Breathtaking' Theft of Secrets

A former National Security Agency contractor’s theft of top secret government information was “breathtaking in its longevity and scale,” federal prosecutors said in a court filing Thursday aimed at keeping the man locked up as the case moves forward. They said he took enough classified material to fill roughly 200 laptop computers. The Justice Department also said it anticipated bringing ... Read More »

'Dirty Cow' Linux Vulnerability Found After Nine Years

The operating system that lies at the core of most servers on the internet and most smartphones has a critical vulnerability which has existed, unnoticed, for nine years. Called ?EU?Dirty Cow?EU? (because it exploits a mechanism called copy-on-write), the bug allows an attacker to gain privilege escalation on the Linux kernel. Linux, a free open-source operating system, is at the ... Read More »

Microsoft Stock Pushes to an All-Time High

Microsoft’s quarterly earnings blew past investor expectations on Wednesday, fueled by growth in sales of server software and the company’s range of cloud-computing offerings. The report sent the software company’s share price around all-time highs in after-hours trading. Microsoft has invested billions of dollars in recent years to reshape the company into a seller of on-demand software and computing power ... Read More »

Finolex Pipes Enters Limca Book of Records

National record set for largest number of plumber meets simultaneously held across the nation in a day, on World Plumbing Day Largest plumber meet conducted by Finolex Industries Ltd. Participation from more than 3,000 plumbers across 26 states and 58 cities   Finolex Industries Ltd., one of the largest pipes and fittings manufacturer in India has been awarded with the ... Read More »

HDFC ERGO Enters into a Tie-Up with Maruti Insurance to Offer Motor Insurance to the Buyers of Maruti Suzuki

HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India’s leading private sector non-life insurance provider, announced the tie-up with Maruti Insurance Broking Private Limited, India’s Largest Provider of  Motor Insurance Brokerage Services, to offer Motor Insurance products to buyers of Maruti Suzuki cars. This strategic alliance will now enable instant policy issuance and efficient claims settlement services to Maruti Car owners. The customers ... Read More »

Veeam Reports 49 Percent Year-over-Year Growth in Enterprise Deals as Availability becomes a Requirement for Digital Transformation

Veeam® Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™, today announced a 31 percent year-over-year (YoY) growth in total bookings revenue for Q3 2016. With 71 percent of Fortune 500 and 51 percent of the Global 2000 now Veeam customers, the company reported a 49 percent YoY increase in new license bookings from large enterprise deals, solidifying ... Read More »