How Amrita University advanced neurological disorders' prediction using GPUs

Amrita University’s Computational Neuroscience Lab adopted the accelerated computing platform to design prediction models for neurological disorders and understand neural circuit function. The aim is to help pioneer treatments for brain disorders and dysfunctions and support developments in engineering and robotics.

PayPal steps it up with OpenStack

Payment pro PayPal recently migrated from VMware to OpenStack. Sri Shivananda, the man who spearheaded the migration talks about the rationale behind the move, and shares his two cents' worth for CIOs contemplating a cloud switch.

How blockchain can benefit IT outsourcing providers

IBM and Bank of Tokyo say they’ve developed a smart contract prototype to manage their IT services engagement on a blockchain. Here’s why IT outsourcing deals may be a low-risk proving ground for multiparty blockchain applications.

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.

Dial D for Dell

Dell is traversing diverse routes-to-market into the final leg of its EMC buy. Is the tech giant pulling the right strings? 

10 IT silver linings on FY'17 horizon

First of April (April fool’s Day) leads to flurry of technology innovations and business trends to confuse (or fool) you and your company. Here are 10 trends to watch out for this fiscal.

Momentous rise of the Indian start-up ecosystem

This report, by NASSCOM, analyses the current scenario and emerging trends across the various dimensions that define the Indian start-up ecosystem, and also gauges India's position as a global start-up hub that is becoming attractive for investors, start-ups, and corporates.