IT / Telecom / Tech

Brandix i3 and Infor present streamlined office of CFO at Power Breakfast

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 01:16

Brandix i3, the enterprise IT solutions subsidiary of the Brandix Group, together with global enterprise applications specialist Infor, hosted a nu...


H One addresses real cost of data loss

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 01:15

Initiating the conversation on the real cost of data loss for companies, Microsoft Gold Cloud Productivity Partner and Hirdaramani company, H One b...


Valued resellers experience Cloud solutions at Microsoft Technology Centre in Singapore

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 01:14

Microsoft recently hosted its top Sri Lankan OEM resellers at the newly established Microsoft Technology Centre (MTC) in Singapore.  The cen...


US presidential commission issues recommendations on cyber security

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 01:13

Reuters: The US government and the private sector must cooperate to improve the security of digital networks, a US presidential commission on cyber...


Bangladesh to share findings of heist inquiry with Philippines

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 01:13

Reuters: Bangladesh will share findings from its investigation into how unidentified hackers pulled off one of the world’s biggest cyber bank...


Amazon introduces first physical grocery store

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 01:13

Reuters: Amazon.com Inc’s new bricks-and-mortar grocery store doesn’t have at least one thing that supermarkets have - queues at the ch...


Reliance Jio extends free data offer to March 2017

/ Monday, 5 December 2016 00:01

Reuters: Reliance Industries said its telecoms unit Jio will extend its free data service to all new and existing customers till March 2017, in a b...


SLASSCOM and Colombo Selenium Meetup bring ‘Colombo Test Automation Conference 2016’

/ Monday, 5 December 2016 00:01

Panel discussion on the topic of – ‘Experiences in Test Automation’ attended by the speakers of the conference and moder...


ESET launches Multi-Device Security Pack

/ Monday, 5 December 2016 00:01

ESET, a global pioneer in proactive protection for more than two decades, launched ESET Multi-Device Security Pack, a comprehensive internet securi...


EWIS wins best display stall at INFOTEL 2016

/ Monday, 5 December 2016 00:01

Mubarak receiving the award from INFOTEL  Committee members EWIS team at INFOTEL 2016 Showcasing innovatio...


MTD Walkers deploys SAP HANA and SAP CPM to boost growth strategy

/ Monday, 5 December 2016 00:01

Sri Lanka’s leading integrated infrastructure and engineering solutions provider MTD Walkers PLC recently deployed the SAP Business Suite on ...


Sri Lanka to lead biggest-ever delegation for Asia Pacific ICT Awards 2016

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

The apex body for the ICT industry, the Federation of IT Industry Sri Lanka (FITIS) Software Chapter (formerly known as SLASI) and BCS the Chartere...


PACE Institute, Pannipitiya wins RedHat overseas training partner of the year award consecutively

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

PACE Institute – Pannipitiya, a RedHat Certified Training Partner in Sri Lanka was honoured with the highly prestigious RedHat Overs...


CSSL elects new council for 2017

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

At the recently held Annual General Meeting of the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL), a new Executive Council was elected. Yasas Vishud...


Abans managers recognised at Convention 2016

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

The annual Abans Managers Convention 2016 was recently held from 23 to 27 October, at RIU Hotel Ahungalla for all Retail and Elite Showroo...


Autodesk to provide AutoCAD 2017 and other popular design software on subscription-only model

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

Autodesk software suites including AutoCAD 2017, are now available on subscription-only model, thus, decreasing the overall CAPEX on design technol...


HUTCH powers daraz.lk ‘Black Friday’ online shopping event

/ Wednesday, 30 November 2016 00:01

Hutch Sri Lanka CEO Thirukumar Nadarasa (left) and Daraz Sri Lanka Country Manager Saurabh Chauhan exchanging the agreement   ...


SLIIT showcases ICT talent at NBQSA 2016

/ Wednesday, 30 November 2016 00:01

​Showcasing the country’s wealth of future ICT professional talent, SLIIT, an eminent degree-awarding institute, excelled...


EU to propose simpler VAT rules to boost e-commerce

/ Wednesday, 30 November 2016 00:01

Reuters: The European Commission will propose next week simplified rules on value-added sales tax (VAT) on goods and services traded from one count...


Antyra Solutions, only SL Agency to win ‘Outstanding Website’ award at WMA 2016

/ Tuesday, 29 November 2016 00:05

Antyra Solutions (www.antyrasolutions.com), a newly established boutique digital marketing agency was recognised recently with an ‘Outstandin...


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Brilliant companies are brilliant at the basics

6 December 2016

Top research company AC Nielsen last week announced that the Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) had picked up from a downward trend. But challenges to the consumer remain given that the economy grew by a modest 2.6% in the backdrop of the drought and...


Taxation in Sri Lanka: The need for radical change?

6 December 2016

A country’s fiscal and taxation system is a major determinant of macro-economic policy and sustainable growth, particularly in areas such as government revenue, public debt, fiscal deficit, inflation as well as resource allocation, income di...


Thriving in a digital age: Digital currencies pose the biggest threat to banks – Part III

5 December 2016

  This is the final part of a revised and improved version of a paper published in the Association for Professional Bankers 2016 Annual Convention Publication titled ‘Thriving in a Digital World’.  Part I of this paper...


Men and women for SEN: Reaping research richness

5 December 2016

The research monograph is handed over to the Secretary of the Ministry of Education    It was a delight to witness a research landmark made through a comprehensive study of special education needs (SEN) of primar...


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