2019 – A Recap

And i get the year end ritual going as i have been doing for almost past 10 years. It was a terrible year in terms of losing loved ones. 2 in the family and 2 very close friends. It wasnt an easy year. Most of the time was spent watching my daughter grow up. That…

Intel’s new six-core Xeon developed in Bangalore

Intel unveiled the Xeon 7400 family of server processors, code-named Dunnington, including its first six-core design. The range includes three low-voltage versions, whereas the 7300 range had one, and Intel is claiming “the lowest watts-per-core usage of any device in their category”. It’s the first microprocessor for the mass market that [Intel] has developed almost…

Yahoo! Launches New Lab in Bangalore, India

Yahoo! Inc, a leading global Internet company, announced the expansion of its India R&D operations with the launch of Yahoo! Labs – Bangalore, its first in India. Dr. Rajeev Rastogi has been appointed as vice president and head of the new lab. Yahoo! Labs – Bangalore will be a center of excellence for next generation…

India hosts world’s 4th fastest supercomputer

India has surprisingly broken into the Top Ten in a much-fancied twice-yearly list of the fastest supercomputers in the world, marking a giant leap in its push towards becoming a global IT power. A cluster platform at Pune’s Computational Research Laboratories (CRL), a Tata subsidiary, has been ranked fourth in the widely anticipated Top 500…

Infosys’ quarterly revenue crosses US$ 1 billion

India’s Infosys Technologies on Thursday revised upward its revenue guidance for the financial year ending in March as steady demand in its target markets and a more stable rupee helped its business. The company, the first of India’s information technology services groups to report results for the second quarter ended September 30, said revenue in…