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India second in list of countries facing cyberattacks in Asia-Pacific in 2020: IBM Security Report

February 25, 2021 8:45 am

Globally, Europe was the most affected continent with over 31 per cent attacks accounted for, majorly ransomware attacks.

‘An epiphany moment’ for corporate political donors may have arrived

January 13, 2021 8:16 am

IBM is one of only a handful of large companies in the United States that are not involved in direct political giving to candidates. It has no political action committee. Even when it gives money to trade groups, it restricts its money from being funneled to candidates.

Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated adoption of AI, says IBM India’s chief tech officer

January 02, 2021 5:48 pm

While the lockdown forced many businesses to go digital to survive and adopt technologies like AI, Natarajan says it was the effectiveness of artificial intelligence in citizen’s services that have had the most significant impact.

IBM warns hackers targeting COVID vaccine 'cold chain' supply process

December 03, 2020 6:37 pm

IBM's cybersecurity unit said it had detected an advanced group of hackers working to gather information about different aspects of the cold chain, using meticulously crafted booby-trapped emails sent in the name of an executive with Haier Biomedical, a Chinese cold chain provider that specializes in vaccine transport and biological sample storage.

IBM exits facial recognition business, calls for police reform

June 09, 2020 11:04 am

IBM disclosed Monday it will no longer offer facial recognition or analysis software in a letter to Congress calling for new efforts to pursue justice and racial equity, new Chief Executive Officer Arvind Krishna said.

IBM is latest tech giant to lay off employees in midst of Covid-19 pandemic

May 24, 2020 4:45 pm

Based on a review of IBM internal communications on the Slack corporate messaging service, the number of affected employees is likely to be in the thousands, said a North Carolina-based worker who lost his job along with his entire team of 12.

IBM’s new CEO Arvind Krishna is mastermind behind cloud strategy for growth

February 01, 2020 9:52 am

In July of 2017, International Business Machines Corp executive Arvind Krishna walked into a routine meeting with senior leaders and delivered a surprise pitch that changed the course of the iconic 108-year-old company’s future.

Who is Arvind Krishna?

January 31, 2020 5:19 pm

Krishna joins a unique club which includes the likes of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai, MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga, PepsiCo’s former CEO Indra Nooyi and Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen.

Indian-origin Arvind Krishna appointed as IBM CEO, Ginni Rometty to step down

January 31, 2020 1:02 pm

Ginni Rometty, 62, will continue as executive chairman of International Business Machines (IBM) and will retire at the end of the year.

IIM-Ahmedabad to train CBSE school principals in strategic leadership

September 07, 2019 11:48 am

IIM-A faculty will train school principals in leadership in changing the environment. The course will include topics such as counselling for academic excellence and happiness, issues in teacher development among others.