IT / Telecom / Tech

Conrad Dias of LOLC named CIO of the Year

/ Wednesday, 24 August 2016 00:01

Conrad Dias receiving the CSSL CIO of the Year Award from Deputy Minister of State Enterprise Development Eran Wickramaratne  ...


Pay Open University fees online with eZ Cash

/ Wednesday, 24 August 2016 00:01

Undergraduates at the Open University of Sri Lanka can now use eZ Cash to pay university and examination fees online; no credit or debit cards need...


Gestetner launches intuitive Ricoh Smart Panel technology

/ Wednesday, 24 August 2016 00:01

From left: Inshaf Lantra, Head of Sales, Naushan Rafeel, General Manager Sales,  Shivantha Kahawela, Executive Director, Avijit Mukherjee, Sen...


Hutch expands Ideamart subscriber reach

/ Tuesday, 23 August 2016 00:10

Hutch CEO Thirukumar Nadarasa (third from left) with Dialog Group CEO Dr. Hans Wijayasuriya. Also seen (from left): Hutch Manager VAS Serv...


‘Janashakthi Full Option Appathon’: Next gen smart tech challenge for innovative masterminds!

/ Tuesday, 23 August 2016 00:08

    Janashakthi Insurance PLC, a leading innovator in the insurance industry, launched their latest campaign to ...


Startup Sri-Lanka Next Generation

/ Tuesday, 23 August 2016 00:07

  Empowering the next generation of startups In the midst of entrepreneurship and innovation rapidly growing across the globe and ch...


India world’s third biggest tech startup hub: Study

/ Tuesday, 23 August 2016 00:04

Press Trust of India: India  is home to the third largest number of technology driven “startups” in the world, with the US and the...


International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer2016)

/ Monday, 22 August 2016 00:02

University of Colombo School of Computing (UCSC) has announced that this year’s International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regi...


CSSL Excellence in ICT Awards 2016

/ Monday, 22 August 2016 00:01

From left: ICT Leader of the Year 2016 – Shanil Fernando, CIO of the Year 2016 – Conrad Dias, Female ICT Leader of the Year 20...


Nokia cuts price for OZO virtual reality camera

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

Nokia's virtual reality camera Ozo is seen at the Slush 2015 in Helsinki,11 November  2015. REUTERS/Fill photo Reuters: Nokia has ...


CIO Confluence 2016: ‘The Unseen Digital Future’ on 15 Sept.

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

Are you interested in improving your knowledge on digitisation? Do you want to learn more about cybersecurity? The much-awaited CIO Conflu...


Hacking group claims to offer cyber-weapons in online auction

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

Reuters: Hackers going by the name Shadow Brokers said on Monday they will auction stolen surveillance tools they say were used by a cyber...


Auxenta wins Best Startup of the Year award

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

Standing from left: CSSL Vice President Yasas Abeywickrama, CSSL President Dayan Rajapakse, ICTA Managing Director/CEO Muhunthan Canagey, Auxenta F...


Sri Lanka seeks further cooperation with Huawei

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe visits Huawei exhibition hall Ranil Wickremesinghe witnesses the MOU sig...


zMessenger Co-Founder Jayomi Lokuliyana wins Silver at Woman Entrepreneur Awards

/ Thursday, 18 August 2016 00:00

    Jayomi Lokuliyana, Co-Founder/CEO of Sri Lanka’s pioneering mobile marketing company zMessenger, won Silver Awa...


Three Aussie IT/BPM firms sign up to enter SL

/ Thursday, 18 August 2016 00:00

Australian Deputy High Commissioner Tim Huggins (right), Head of delegation and Chairman of Jacoby Group/Techniche Karl Jacoby (second fro...


Key insights into cyber battle to save the financial world

/ Thursday, 18 August 2016 00:00

    At the Session 03 Panel from left Asia Policy Partners LLC, Hong Kong Managing Partner Michael R K Mudd, Microsoft Sri L...


Global study reveals businesses and countries vulnerable due to shortage of cybersecurity talent

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:03

82% of IT professionals confirm shortfall in cybersecurity workforce Santa Clara, Calif.: Intel Security, in partnership with the Cent...


Intel Security Forum sheds new light on cyber threats in a safe, connected world

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:02

Sri Lanka’s technologically driven market today forms an integral part of the global cyberspace. Characterised by a rapidly growing economy, ...


On-premise Cloud: Bridging the gap: Hybrid Cloud – blurring the lines between public and private cloud capabilities

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:01

By Chris Chelliah The public cloud is often seen as something that sits outside the enterprise. But its capabilities can be brought in-house Th...


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A new trade policy for Sri Lanka

24 August 2016

  If the outlined measures are implemented, two prominent sectors will be opened up to international competition: shipping and tea    Sri Lanka desperately needs a new global economic strategy as part of a br...


Gem and jewellery industry: Criticality of a paradigm shift

24 August 2016

  The sapphire pendant in the movie Titanic had an impact on subsequent sapphire sales   Sri Lanka is renowned worldwide for fine gemstones ever since the very early days of international shipping routes and trade...


Yahapalana record of the Government

24 August 2016

  Even today, after a historic defeat of an all-powerful President and removal of substantial powers of presidency and the establishment of independent commissions, the three wheels of good governance – the Government, the State...


Sustainability Now: Creating a circular economy for Sri Lanka

24 August 2016

Before the industrial revolution started in England in the 18th century consumer products were handmade locally and consumed at a small scale. Since then the development of machines, the rise of the factory system, computerisation and fast moving ...


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