Thursday, 21 December 2017

Alibaba cloud to open datacenter in India in January 2018

Alibaba to open Datacenter in Mumbai-

Chinese conglomerate Alibaba Wednesday said it is setting up a new data center in Mumbai which will become operational next month. “clients can start to sign up for services to be delivered in its new India data centre, which is set to open in January 2018,” Alibaba Cloud – the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group – said in a statement.
Alibaba Group, announced that clients can start to sign up for services to be delivered in its new India data center, which is set to open in January 2018. Located in the city of Mumbai, this new data center will help meet the surging demand for cloud computing services among the fast-increasing number of Indian small and medium size businesses in the region. 

Alibaba data center in mumbai

India is a key market in Alibaba Cloud’s globalization strategy, and the firm sees tremendous business opportunity given the rapid growth of the Indian economy and the nature of the enterprises looking to expand from the country.
Simon Hu, senior vice president of Alibaba Group and president of Alibaba Cloud said, “We are excited to be officially opening our new Mumbai, India data center in early 2018, enabling us to work closely with more Indian enterprises. These local enterprises are innovative and operating in growth sectors, and we look forward to empowering them through our cloud computing and data technologies. As we build out the Alibaba Cloud network globally, India is another important piece that is now firmly in place. This continues our commitment to India, helping it to develop trade opportunities with other markets in the region and beyond.”
Alibaba Cloud’s suite of high-performance cloud products will include large-scale computing, storage resources, and Big Data processing capabilities. Alibaba Cloud now has 33 availability zones across 16 economic centres globally, with coverage extending across mainland China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, Australia, the Middle East, Europe, India and the US (East and West Coast)

Friday, 15 December 2017

Top 6 most-searched phones in India in 2017

Top 6 most-searched phones in India in 2017


As you all know Google has already announced the list of the most-popular searches of the year 2017. Google's annual 'Year in Search' reveals the year’s biggest interests, This list also shows top searches across categories.Here, Google shared its list of 'top 6 trending phones' in India in 2017.So you can checkout the top 6 searches mobile phones in india during the year of 2017.



1.Apple iPhone 8-
This is pretty much an obvious guess. The smartphone was the second-most searched topic on Google on the global level in 2017. Apple iPhone 8 was launched alongside the iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X in September this year.

2.Xiaomi Redmi Note 4-
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 was the second-most searched topic on Google in India in 2017. The smartphone is one of the best-selling devices according to the Chinese technology company. It already has a successor in the market. Redmi Note 4 was launched in January this year


3.Jio Mobile-
The term ‘Jio Mobile’ was the third most searched in India this year. The search is related links to JioPhone. The Reliance Jio feature phone created lot of buzz during its launch. Unveiled in July this year, it can be termed as one of the biggest phone launches of the year 2017. Reliance JioPhone comes at an effective price of Rs 0.

4.Xiaomi Redmi 5A-
Xiaomi Redmi 5A is also among the top-searched smartphones in India. The successor to Redmi 4A, the smartphone launched earlier this month in India. It is one of the cheapest Xiaomi smartphone available in the market. It sports the same price tag as its predecessor Redmi 4A

5.OnePlus 5-
OnePlus 5 also makes it to the list of most searched smartphones of 2017. The smartphone was launched in July this year and was among the cheapest smartphones to sport Qualcomm's flagship-processor Snapdragon 835. OnePlus recently launched successor to the smartphone, termed OnePlus 5T

6.Apple iPhone X-
Apple’s tenth anniversay iPhone, iPhone X, too makes it to the list. Apple iPhone X is also the company's most-expensive smartphone to launch so far. It is Apple’s first to feature an all-screen front along with FaceID tech and wireless charging technology.


Thursday, 7 December 2017

15 most downloaded apps on iPhones in India in 2017

15 Most downloaded apps-

 Apple has recently uncovered a bundle of year-enders as 'Best of 2017'. Out of those one of the critical classes is the 'Most Popular' applications of the year 2017.These are the 15 apps which is been most downloaded on iphones and ipads.

15 most downloaded apps on iphone

 1.Whatsapp-WhatsApp needs no introduction.This instant messaging app is one of the subsidiaries of Facebook and boasts of several million monthly active users.

2.Youtube-YouTube is another video sharing/viewing app that is used by a large chunk of people around the globe. The service is owned by Google.

3.Facebook-Facebook too was one of the most popular apps on the Apple App Store in 2017. It is already a numero uno when it comes to social media firms.

4.Paytm-Paytm is a digital payment service and apparently also one of the most popular apps on App Store in India in 2017. The service got a major boost this year when the Indian government announced demonetisation

5.Messenger-Messenger  is a standalone instant messaging app that is owned by Facebook. The app not only lets you chat with other but audio call and video call them. It also comes with inbuilt games.

6.SHAREit-SHAREit is an application that lets users transfer files to other devices seamlessly. It supports different files such as photos, videos, music, contacts and even apps.

7.Instagram-Instagram is a photo-sharing app that also is owned by Facebook. The service makes it the fourth such app related to Facebook to come in the top 10 list.

8.Google Maps-Google Maps, as the name suggests, comes from Google and is one of the widely used navigation and GPS service.

9.Uber-Uber is a popular cab hailing service. It is not only popular in India but also in other countries.

10.Hotstar-Hotstar is one of the video streaming apps. It is an India digital and mobile entertainment platform that will be three years old in February 2018

11.Amazon-Amazon is also a renowned e-commerce firm owned by Jeff Bezos, who is also one of the richest person in the world.

12.Ola cabs-Ola cabs is an Indian cab aggregator and a close competitor to Uber. It has some extra features as compared to Uber.

13.G-mail-Gmail is one of the divisions of Google and is the top email apps around the world with over a billion users.

14.Wynk-Wynk is one of the popular music streaming apps by the Indian telecom company Airtel. Like others, it has several categories based on different genres.

15.My Jio- My Jio is an app from Airtel’s rival Reliance Jio, another Indian telecom firm. The app lets users check their phone account balance, data consumption and more.

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Top 10 IT outsourcing service providers of the year

Accenture pushed out Cognizant as the best IT specialist organization of the year, as indicated by Everest Group's second yearly outsourcing seller awards, because of its  investment in software-as-a-service, private cloud, and the Internet of Things.

Top 10 IT outsourcing service providers of the year


1. Accenture
2. Cognizant
3. IBM
4. Tata Consultancy Services
5. Wipro
6. HCL
7. Capgemini
8. CSC
9. Infosys
10. Atos

Top 10 IT Service providers of the year

Top 6 outsourcers on Everest Group’s second annual ranking of the best IT service providers of the year remained unchanged since 2016. But Accenture rose to the top of the list in 2017, besting last year’s No. 1 Cognizant. “Both are largely neck to neck”, IT services practice director at Everest Group. “However, this time, Accenture broke away from the pack because of what they achieved on IoT, SaaS implementation, and private cloud enablement.”
 Everest Group has been ranking service providers individually based on their performance in 26 different categories, including key business lines, geographies, and technologies and categorizing them leaders, star performers, major contenders, or aspirants in each area. This is the second year the company consolidated that information for 73 providers to come up with overall rankings for the global outsourcing industry