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Announcing Harappa Habit Heroes: An initiative to celebrate everyday heroism

Harappa Education, India’s pioneering online learning institution, today launched a new digital initiative ‘Harappa Habit Heroes.’ Through this initiative, Harappa will identify 10 individuals whose attitude and ‘can-do’ spirit has inspired improvement in these difficult times. They will recognize and reward these ‘Habit Heroes’ for their courage, collaboration and initiatives of civic engagement.

APT Group Planted Backdoors to Spy on Central Asian Companies and a Governmental Institution

ennai, May 14, 2020 : Avast global leader in digital security and privacy products, today released a joint analysis of an APT attack targeting Central Asian companies and institutions. Avast worked together with malware analysts from ESET to analyze samples used by an APT group to spy on a telecommunications company, a gas company, and a governmental institution in Central Asia.

CyberArk Acquires Identity as a Service Leader Idaptive

Chennai, India – May 13, 2020: CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR), the global leader in privileged access management, today announced it has acquired Santa Clara, California-based IDaptive Holdings, Inc. (Idaptive). Together, CyberArk and Idaptive will deliver the industry’s only modern identity platform with a security-first approach.

DEP’s innovative solution MeshWorks 2020

Chennai, May 13, 2020: DEP MeshWorks 2020, a CAE driven engineering platform, for rapid concept CAE model generation, FE meshing, FE/CAD morphing and post processing is set to innovate in the bio-medical sector with some new age technologies. The enhanced technologies of Meshworks 2020 enables the transformation of the product development process across industry verticals along with biomedical. With this recent launch of MeshWorks product development in the healthcare industry will become more efficient and productive.

AO Smith India will donate Rs 500 to PM Cares Fund for each pledge and contribution

Chennai, May 11, 2020 – In an effort to applaud the work of the people who are helping and reaching out to communities during these trying times and to extend support towards the crusade against COVID-19, A. O. Smith India, a leading water heater and water purifier company, has announced the launch of its campaign, #AOSmithCares Challenge. Under this initiative, the company will contribute ₹500 to the PM Cares fund for each story of contribution that a consumer shares on the AO Smith Cares portal.

AVIT Students develop V2 BUDDY – The Nursing Robot

There is a growing concern over the spread of the novel coronavirus among medical professionals and frontline healthcare workers. To address this issue, a group of Electrical Engineering students and faculty from AVIT (Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology) Chennai, Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (Deemed to be University) along with duo entrepreneurs Mr Premnath and Mr Subramanian have developed a robot called V2 Buddy at the ‘Ganesan Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre’. This helps to reduce contact between frontline healthcare nursing staff and Covid-19 patients.

MMA Launches the Covid-19 Marketer Support Hub

Chennai, April 13, 2020: Building on the MMA’s core DNA of helping, supporting and connecting brands, media companies, tech enablers and agencies, today the global trade group launched the most comprehensive central resource for information on the coronavirus pandemic, as well as guidance for brands on how to navigate marketing during the worldwide crisis.

Comment on Covid-19 from Venkat Nott, Founder and CEO, Vinculum Group

Venkat Nott, Founder and CEO, Vinculum Group says, ” Any problem brings with it an immense opportunity to improve upon our current practices and close the operational gaps. COVID-19 is a triple whammy due to the vast impact it has on the social, economic, and financial fronts. The rising cases of coronavirus in India resulted in a sharp drop in footfalls to brick and mortar stores across the country. This has impacted e-commerce businesses differentially and made the brick-and-mortar only stores to rethink their channel strategy. “