Dell will invest $50 mn for the next three years to set up an innovation facility in Singapore with the aim to focus on R&D work in digital transformation tech. Amit Midha, Dell’s president of APJ and global digital cities said, out of the total investment, $23 mn will be invested this year itself. Dell launched a skills programme in Singapore for over 3,000 people to learn new skills in cloud computing, data protection, data science, and big data analytics.
Microsoft is building the right cloud infrastructure for enterprises across the globe using its R&D centres in India. The centres are driving three areas of research — right Cloud infrastructure, productivity for enterprises and education, and collaboration and productivity. On Thursday, it has announced the launch of a new centre in the NCR, third after Bengaluru and Hyderabad. This will be Microsofts first R&D centre on the gaming business in India.
Quick Heal Technologies appointed Sanjay Agrawal and Bibhuti Kar as CPO and Head of R&D respectively, in its bid to strengthen R&D leadership team. With the new appointment Quick Heal intent to accelerate product innovation and expansion of next-gen enterprise security solutions under the “Seqrite” brand. Sanjay, in his new role, will be responsible for driving the product’s vision and strategy. While Bibhuti will drive the development.