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More PoS Terminals to Hit Tier2, Tier3 Cities
by Prabhu Ram    Jun 10, 2009
Category : Banking
Technology : Infrastructure
PoS terminals, having gained significance acceptance in urban cities, are now ready to make it tie-2 and tier-3 cities. New POS terminals, apart from the traditional use of digital payment will offer a gamut of value added services through...
Union Bank of India to Improve M-banking Platform
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Jun 05, 2009
Category : Banking
Technology : Infrastructure
Union Bank of India is adding new services to its mobile payment platform Umobile. New services will include fund intra-bank transfers to any account, money transfer to accounts of other banks, shopping, ticketing, bill payments, etc. ...
Mobile Payment to Become Mainstream in 2012?
by CXOtoday Staff    May 28, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
The number of mobile payment users worldwide will total 73.4 million in 2009, up 70.4 % from 2008 when there were 43.1 million users, according to Gartner. The research has also predicted that m-payments will go mainstream by 2012, with...
Invest in Middleware For Overall IT Performance
by Prabhu Ram    May 27, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Investments in IT infrastructure, by and large, are towards backend storage and front-BI applications. However, to achieve real-time output, enterprises need strong middleware solutions in place - especially the BFSI as they need to process...
PCI Considering Virtualization, Wireless Standards
by CXOtoday Staff    May 25, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
The PCI Security Standards Council is considering regulatory changes to its existing Data Security Standards, with a new version on the horizon, according to NetworkWorld. Standards for virtualization and wireless technologies are also said to...
Tags: PCI DSS, BFSI
Kiran Karnik Joins Intuit India Advisory Board
by CXOtoday Staff    May 13, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Intuit, a developer of business and personal finance management software, has created India Advisory Board to support customized solutions to address important unsolved problems for consumers and small businesses in India. The company has...
Subdued Outlook For IT Sector
by LKW Research Desk    May 06, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
The current macro-economic meltdown poses significant short- & medium-term challenges for IT companies, both worldwide and in India. India's premier IT companies have long ceased to be margin players, and have moved down the pecking order...
Patni Debuts Fund Accounting Service
by CXOtoday Staff    May 05, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Patni Computer Systems has released an Operational Fund Accounting Service designed to alleviate the challenges of back office operations that buy-side firms face on a daily basis. As asset management firms continue to look for ways to reduce...
Tags: BFSI, Patni
Satyen Parikh Appointed MD for F5 Networks India
by CXOtoday Staff    Apr 23, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
F5 Networks has appointed Satyen Parikh as MD for the newly established India and SAARC division. In this new position, Parikh is responsible for driving the company's growth plans for the Indian subcontinent.The establishment of the new...
HP Integrates BI for Enterprise Data Management
by Sonal Desai    Apr 09, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
It's been more than a month since HP announced integrating business intelligence capabilities to enhance the enterprise data warehouse, adding value to the initiative it had identified in 2007 when it acquired Knightsbridge Adding more to...