Hiranandani Group forays into data centre parks

The first data centre park will come up by December this year at Hiranandani Fortune City township in Panvel, followed by Chennai and Mumbai.50 PM ISTBCCLNiranjan HiranandaniPUNE: Mumbai based real estate developer, the Hiranandani group today announced its entry into the data centre parks space with a new business venture, Yotta Infrastructure.

U.S. manufacturing ‘is in recession,’ Fed’s data show

factory sector declined in the three months ended in June, the second straight quarterly decline, the Federal Reserve said Tuesday.Compared to 12 months earlier, industrial production rose 1.

Auto retail sales continue to decline shows registration data, Q1 sales down 6%

15 PM ISTReutersThe total sales for the quarter ended June, subsequently, saw a decline of 6%.Mumbai: The slowdown in the auto industry persists as retail sales, as indicated by vehicle registration data, show a 5.

Your Data Could Be at the Center of the Fight Against Big Tech

There is nothing else,” said Andreas Mundt, Germany’s antitrust regulator.As American regulators and lawmakers intensify their scrutiny of Big Tech, there is a lot of discussion about whether or how they could accuse the companies of violating antitrust law.

Draft e-comm policy, data protection may figure at India-EU meet in Brussels

The European Union is seeking greater market access for its alcoholic beverages and have raised concerns over high duties in Indian states.58 AM ISTAgenciesIndia and the EU are already negotiating a comprehensive free trade pact, officially dubbed as the BTIA, but the talks are stalled since May 2013 due to differences on several matters.

Data localisation must stay in e-commerce rules: Swadeshi Jagran Manch

32 AM ISTNEW DELHI: The Centre should retain its e-commerce norms on storing data locally, RSS affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch has said.In a 16-point note, detailing its comments and suggestions on the draft e-commerce policy to the commerce ministry on Wednesday, SJM objected to any attempt to remove data localisation clauses from the policy, ET has learnt.

Google and the University of Chicago Are Sued Over Data Sharing

Technology|Google and the University of Chicago Are Sued Over Data SharingImageSundar Pichai, Google’s chief executive, testifying at a House of Representatives hearing last year.ImageThe emergency room at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

LiveRamp Buys Data Plus Math to Boost Targeted TV Ad Presence


agreed to buy Data Plus Math Corp.San Francisco-based LiveRamp, a company that matches up customer data sets for brands and advertisers, is paying $120 million in cash and $30 million in stock for Data Plus Math.

Why Marketers Should be Focused on Big Data

This is exactly why they need to be focusing on big data.For most firms, big data has become a lot more than just a buzzword.

Tata Communications and Batelco ink alliance to strengthen data connectivity in Middle East

“The combination of these networks and infrastructures will offer service providers highly resilient network connectivity with increased reach in the Middle East and globally,” said the Tata Sons’ promoted company.14 PM ISTAgenciesThe Indian company said that collaboration will bring together Tata Comms’ global Tier-1 IP network and its new partnership IP node with Batelco in Global Zone – the Carrier Neutral Tier-3 certified data centre in Bahrain.

Confidential data of New York company breached in Mumbai

As per the FIR, five employees of the BPO were provided four email IDs and passwords of the NY-based firm so that they could use them to communicate with clients on behalf of the company.07 AM ISTBy Somendranath Sharma

Confidential data entrusted to a Bhayandar-based Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) company by a New York-based company was compromised recently.

How Data Can Help You Win in the Winner-Take-All Economy

This article is adapted from the book “How to Win in a Winner-Take-All World,” to be published June 18 by St.“The goal was to help my team learn what was actually going on, versus our knee-jerk reaction,” he told me in Redmond.

Tata Communications data centre arm sells stake in Singapore unit

According to reports, the India data centre joint venture transaction was completed October 2016 at a 100% estimated enterprise value of Rs 3,140 crore.50 PM ISTBCCL“Tata Communications Limited continues to maintain 26 per cent stake in the India Data Centre business of STT GDC and the company continues to benefit from the rub off effect on its network services due to this investment,” the company added.

911 Response Times Are Getting Faster Thanks to Data Integration

Taking a page from corporate-technology managers, 911 emergency call centers are tapping new software tools to share data generated by hundreds of computer-aided dispatch systems across the country.The goal is to shave minutes, or even seconds, off emergency response times.

Big Data's Role in the Future of the Customer Experienc

First, companies need a Big Data strategy to analyze the data.The strategy should also include the main purpose of Big Data.

Google to Acquire Data Analytics Firm Looker for $2.6 Billion

Despite new initiatives from Google and Facebook, messing with privacy controls is like playing a carnival game.Knock out one way for advertisers to track you, and they quickly find another way to do it.

Google to Buy Data Analytics Company Despite New Antitrust Scrutiny

Technology|Google to Buy Data Analytics Company Despite New Antitrust ScrutinyImageFounded in 2011, Looker has grown rapidly, now helping more than 1,700 companies understand and analyze their data.— Just as government officials step up their antitrust scrutiny of the American tech giants, Google had a surprising announcement on Thursday: It is buying another company.

Ravi Shankar Prasad say setting up data grid, passing data protection bill top of agenda

44 PM ISTPTIPrasad assume charge as the communications and IT minister today.NEW DELHI: The ministry of IT and electronics will work towards establishing a National Data Grid on a priority basis which with
data protection Act could establish the bed rock for localising all data related to Indian citizens, the communications and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday.

Yes, India’s Economy Is Growing, but Can You Trust the Data?

The Indian government’s official data shows the economy expanding 7 to 8 percent a year, rivaling or exceeding China.“They have politicized this whole data collection process,” said Jayati Ghosh, an economist at Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi.

Oil prices down as API data reportedly show an unexpected weekly climb in U.S. crude supply


Markets/commodities reporter

The American Petroleum Institute reported late Tuesday that U.4 million barrels for the week ended May 17, according to sources.