R Ravi Vice President Research and Development HCL service Ltd

IoT is not an IT Initiative, but a Business Function

By now, we all know what Iot is, but do we really know what to do with it? EFY tried to address this issue with some brainstorming sessions at Open Source India 2015…


“Open source technology plays a crucial role in the cloud business” – Netmagic

Although the cloud has been around for a few years now, the phenomenon is still a mystery to many. CIOs still watch their step while moving on to the cloud. And when it…

VMware_Sanjay Deshmukh

Business mobility is changing the core Business processes

According to the IDC Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) Enterprise Mobility 2013 Market Sizing Forecast, the total addressable enterprise mobility solutions industry, which includes applications, devices, security, middleware and professional services, is expected to grow…


Microsoft’s relationship with red hat will not affect SUSE

Microsoft’s latest relationship status with Red Hat is the talk of the tech town. While some people are wondering why Red Hat went ahead to join hands with its long-term rival Microsoft, others…

Andrew Aitken

Open source is mainstream for enterprises today

Open source software has become a critical driver for innovation at leading companies and public sector organisations around the world. This was revealed in a new research report by Oxford Economics in partnership…


Open Source Technology Is A Must In The World Of Storage

If a recent statistic is to be believed, the ability to provide applications with predictable, high performance in less physical space has led IDC to forecast a 46 per cent compound annual growth…

José Miguel Parrella, CTO, Microsoft

We have a fairly mature open source strategy, though it’s not perfect”

José Miguel Parella, open source CTO at Microsoft, and Balaji Kesavraj, director – platform strategy & marketing, Microsoft, were both at Open Source India (OSI) held at Bengaluru in November last year. In…

Dr Mendus Jacob, managing director and CEO of IPSR

Jobs are aplenty for people with expertise in open source technologies!

Dr Mendus Jacob, managing director and CEO of IPSR.   Although South India has an edge when it comes to the adoption of open source technology, other parts of the country are not…

Rajesh Janey, president, India and SAARC, EMC

The SMAC trend is here to stay!

EMC Corporation recently released the findings of a survey that asked IT decision-makers in India for their perspective on IT’s role as an enabler of business change due to the shift towards the…

Alok Mehrotra,country-manager(India),Wind-River

The IoT is great, but comes with security challenges for developers”

The time has come for embedded Linux to rule. From consumer electronics (like set-top boxes and smart TVs), in-vehicle infotainment (IVI), networking equipment (wireless routers) and industrial automation, to spacecraft flight software and…

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