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Banks collaborate with new age fintech companies for rural banking

Providing banking facilities in rural India is not easy. It requires huge capital, manpower and many innovations. Consequently, banks are relying on these upcoming BFSI companies that are not only cost effective, but are also helping to bank the unbanked. 

The dangerous cost of ‘free’ Wi-Fi

If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Free Wi-Fi is no exception to this adage. Security company Avast tested this theory by setting up a number of free fake Wi-Fi hotspots to see how many people would take the bait. They caught a lot of fish.

Red Hat rides the IoT wave with open-source

Red Hat’s think tank has always sworn by open-source, and believes that it’s the key to unleashing next-gen technologies. With IoT storming the enterprise, the pitch remains the same. Here’s why Red Hatters believe open-source is where you ought to put your money.

How to work with rogue users

Network World chats with John Hurley, CEO of SmartFile, about how enterprise IT departments can embrace "rogue users" and "Shadow IT" instead of shutting them down.

Security is the first mantra: Parag Arora, Citrix

We build a platform that is secure by design and we believe that, if you are building a fundamental block in a secure manner, then eventually how you access services is irrelevant because the basic building block is secure, says Parag Arora, area vice president - India, Citrix.

Avaya Trends and Predictions 2016

2015 was a year of transformation and innovation for India, driven by increased adoption of technology trends such as big data and analytics, cloud computing, mobility, networking, and the Internet of Things.