Vishal Chawla

Senior Correspondent
IDG Media

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Union Budget 2019: Ambitious plans for fintech, startups and innovation research

"We will increase our efforts to improve the skills of our youth in newer areas such as artificial intelligence, big data, robotics, etc., valued highly within and outside the country to ensure they can secure high paying jobs both in India and abroad," said FM Nirmala Sitharaman during her budget speech. 

How a small glitch in Cloudflare broke the internet

Visitors to Cloudflare-proxied domains received 502 errors due to an outage across the CDN giant's global network. The incident happened at 13:42 UTC on July 2 and lasted for 30 minutes.

Retiring technical debt is a top challenge for all-in cloud model: Madhusudan Shekar, Amazon Internet Services

While cloud adoption is a relatively easier decision for startups thanks to a very low entry barrier, for larger enterprises this could be a challenge owing to their technical debt, says Madhusudan Shekar, Head of Digital Innovation at Amazon Internet Services. 

IIM Calcutta to train IT executives on how to achieve digital mindset

According to IIM CDM program directors, a thorough review of the traditional managerial competencies within the Indian IT industry is a requirement.

Microsoft makes its first India investment with Innovaccer

Through venture capital investments, Microsoft plans to help startups in India to grow through its ecosystem capabilities. 

We are looking to expand cloud technology in India: Selina Yuan, Alibaba Cloud

By leveraging its partners such as Paytm, Alibaba Cloud is aiming for higher growth within India, says Selina Yuan, President of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International.

Bring your own key to resolve trust issues: Jin MA, Alibaba Cloud

In the context of cloud security, bring your own key (BYOK) will ensure businesses don't need to trust anyone else to protect their data, says Jin MA, Chief Product Officer, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence. 

We want to make India the automation epicenter: Raghunath Subramanian, UiPath

As far as talent in robotic process automation is concerned, India can play the most strategic role, says Raghunath Subramanian, president and CEO (India) at UiPath.

Developers should visualize code to bring ideas to reality: Sunil Motwani, MathWorks

Tech like AI, big data, cloud computing, IoT, etc. are transforming product design and testing. Sunil Motwani, Industry Director at MathWorks, explains what the company brings to the table for enterprises.    

How the job market is evolving in the age of AI and automation

The integration of digital and cognitive technologies is pushing enterprises to attract those who possess such scarce skills, according to HR executives. 

Red Hat is spearheading the enterprise adoption of open source: Neeraj Bhatia

According to Neeraj Bhatia, Director - Channel and Partner Alliances, Red Hat India and South Asia, open source is creating the ability and innovation needed to transform organizations.