Saheli Sen Gupta

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H-1B visa filing season opens on April 2, with higher risks of rejection
The H-1B visa filing for fiscal 2019 (beginning on October 1, 2018) will open on April 2, confirmed the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). 65,000 new H-1B…
Gender inequality in boardrooms is an ugly truth: Geeta Kannan, AnitaB.org
Last year, we asked several leading female CIOs of the enterprise whether gender bias still exists in the boardroom, and asked them if they’re grooming the next line of female…
Puneet Kaur Kohli appointed as the Group CTO of Manappuram Finance
Puneet Kaur Kohli joins Manappuram Finance as Group CTO, and will now be based at the company’s headquarters in Cochin. One of the country’s leading gold loan non-banking…
Chipmakers Qualcomm and Broadcom finally meet to discuss acquisition bid
After months of a takeover battle, Qualcomm finally met with Broadcom to discuss the valuation offer and to evaluate its USD 121 billion offer, reports Reuters. This comes right…
Union Budget 2018: Impressive IT investments, but no cybersecurity measures
A week ago, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley laid down the last full-fledged budget of this term. Though it was mostly a common-man oriented budget, it had quite a few allocations…
Dell Technologies announces possible IPO or a business merger with VMware
The largest privately held technology company might not be private anymore. Last week, rumors were rife that the company was looking to either grow with more acquisitions or go…
New kids on the block: AR-VR, wearables and 3D printing
As the enterprise navigates through the conundrums of cloud, the menaces of mobility and the storms of security, technology is fast moving beyond these must-haves. IT leaders are…
Mindtree laid the foundation of digital transformation by leveraging AFA
The datacenter market has been evolving fast and the industry can barely keep up. There are multiple technologies in the market ministering to different workloads, and acquiring…
People, data and network are the three constants of the enterprise environment today: George Chang, Forcepoint
As digital takes over the world, the very perimeter of ‘being online’ will slowly disappear, says George Chang of Forecepoint. The head of the company’s APAC business discusses…
The connected era: How the manufacturing industry will adopt and adapt to IoT
By 2020, more than 20 billion connected things will be used across the globe, says research firm Gartner. Research firm IDC predicts a total spend on IoT to reach USD 772 billion…
Are CIOs confident enough to adopt cloud and how can cloud service providers help?
The Indian public cloud services market is predicted to reach USD 4.1 billion in 2018, a 200 percent growth from the mere USD 1.3 billion in 2016, says research firm Gartner. The…