IT / Telecom / Tech

Yahoo is sued for gross negligence over huge hacking

/ Monday, 26 September 2016 00:01

Reuters: Yahoo Inc was sued on Friday by a user who accused it of gross negligence over a massive 2014 hacking in which information was stolen from...


Banking and Financial sector need to embrace digital transformation more holistically

/ Monday, 26 September 2016 00:01

“There is one key identifiable differentiator in how companies see digital transformation; those who bolt-on digital technologies to their m...


Samsung Elec delays S. Korea re-start of Note 7 sales by 3 days

/ Monday, 26 September 2016 00:01

A model poses for photographs with a Galaxy Note 7 new smartphone during its launching ceremony in Seoul, South Korea, August 11, 2016. RE...


The ‘Digital Quotient’ question isn’t how, but where?

/ Monday, 26 September 2016 00:01

By Jacqueline Gimenez Mobile, Big data, The Internet of Things, The cloud – the 21st century global economy began digital and it’s on...


Gartner recognises VirtusaPolaris in 2016 Magic Quadrant for IT Services for Communications Service Providers, Worldwide

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

WESTBOROUGH, Mass.: VirtusaPolaris, the market-facing brand of Virtusa Corporation and Polaris Consulting & Services, Ltd., and a leading world...


Airtel Lanka partners mCash for bill payments

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

From left: Bharti Airtel Lanka Manager, Value Added Services Manoj Benildus, Bharti Airtel Lanka Head of Value Added Services and Roaming Channa Mu...


Oracle empowers Cloud developers

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Extending its support for the developer community, Oracle this week unveiled the next generation of Cloud services and development tools a...


Lycamobile ranked No 1 telecommunication brand in brand experience index 2016

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Lycamobile has been ranked as number 1 telecommunication sector brand experience survey, coming above competitors Giffgaff, O2, Vodaphone and other...


Tuk Tuk App to connect 100,000 tuk base in Sri Lanka by 2017

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Nearly a year since launch Tuk Tuk Network’s mobile app that only charges Rs. 100 per month from taxi drivers for giving them hires,...


Rising strategic risks of cyber attacks for banking and government sector

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

A senior swift systems operator at a leading banking company clicked on an email attachment of his elder son scoring a six in a cricket match recen...


Importance of e-commerce in a digital era

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

The rapid proliferation of internet related services has transformed the way businesses are run and transactions are carried out, which is paving t...


E.B. Creasy Group to run live with SAP S/4HANA

/ Thursday, 22 September 2016 00:00

SAP SE has announced that E.B. Creasy Group, one of Sri Lanka’s oldest industry leaders and part of Colombo Fort Lands and Building Company P...


Inventus Technologies launches catchmytrade.com internet business directory

/ Thursday, 22 September 2016 00:00

In a bid to fulfill the demand of a comprehensive internet business directory, a new website catchmytrade.com was launched recently by Inventus Tec...


Cloud computing is a generational shift: Oracle CEO

/ Thursday, 22 September 2016 00:00

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd speaks during his keynote at the Oracle Open World 2016 in San Francisco attended by 60,000 IT industry personnel and...


Microsoft Sri Lanka begins project to build IT skilled labour workforce to compete on global level

/ Thursday, 22 September 2016 00:00

Microsoft Sri Lanka begins Project to Build IT Skilled Labour Workforce      The global demand for technolog...


Disrupt 2.0 Inter-University start-up contest kicks off

/ Thursday, 22 September 2016 00:00

  By Devin Jayasundera Sri Lanka’s thriving start-up scene will get an additional boost with this year’s Disrup...


Fortinet launches industry’s first universal wireless access points

/ Thursday, 22 September 2016 00:00

Fortinet , the global leader in high-performance cyber security solutions, has announced the launch of its new FortiAP-U series of universal wirele...


Your journey towards digital transformation – Is it time to get started?

/ Wednesday, 21 September 2016 00:01

The world is now becoming more digitally mature with billions of people, devices, and applications being connected to the internet. This c...


Colombo to host region’s internet experts at APNIC 42 conference

/ Wednesday, 21 September 2016 00:01

Over 200 local and international Internet specialists will converge in Colombo in October for the APNIC 42 Conference, at the Hilton Colombo. ...


Oracle transforms the Cloud infrastructure market

/ Wednesday, 21 September 2016 00:01

Oracle President of Product Development Thomas Kurian   Oracle this week at the ongoing Oracle Open World 2016 in San...


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Techno City is the first step in the right direction but there is much more to be done to attain the final goal

26 September 2016

Premier Ranil Wickremesinghe signs on the digital drawing of the Techno City during its launch yesterday while Megapolis and Western Development Minister Champika Ranawaka and Science, Technology and Research Minister Susil Premajayantha ...


Collapse of Hanjin, cross border insolvency and maritime claims

26 September 2016

  The entire shipping industry witnessed the long-awaited turn in business environment with last week’s news that Hanjin Shipping, a South Korean shipping giant which is considered as the seventh largest container carrier in th...


Ten Commandments for talent developers

26 September 2016

  Talent is in high demand both locally and globally. We saw a wave of writings such as ‘Winning the War for Talent’ spreading the word. We have witnessed the dire consequences of not having the right talent in the right p...


People’s representatives as a workforce in power

23 September 2016

Awake, O sleepers, the time to do some real work has come! Admit it. The headline floored you. There you were on a Friday morning muttering “TGIF!” loudly and fervently if you’re the boss… or furtively und...


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