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Teradata Pakistan announces new Managing Director

Teradata Pakistan announces new Managing Director
Teradata announced MrQazafi Qayyum asthe new Managing Director for Teradata Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan. This position was vacant after Mr Khuram Rahat’s departure from the organsiation after a grand 28 year stint. Andrew Blamey, VP for the APAK Region is visiting Pakistan, and made this announcement in a town hall meeting with the local team yesterday. Mr Qazafi Qayyum has been with Teradata since 2004, and was the Solution Team Leader for Finance and Government before this. He has over 18 Years of extensive experience in Data Analytics, Business Consulting, Professional Services and Strategic Management with various large-scale
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Systems Limited celebrates 40th anniversary launches new company logo

Systems Limited celebrates 40th anniversary launches new company logo
Systems Limited celebrates 40th anniversary launches new company logo.Today marks forty years of success for Systems Limited, Pakistan’s premier technology provider. In a message to all employees, Chairman Aezaz Hussain congratulated the Systems team on the stunning results of four decades of hard work and dedication. Mr. Hussain emphasized the impact that technology-led solutions developed by Systems have had on information management across all sectors in Pakistan and other countries around the world. Mr. Hussain underscored the importance of the export of IT services for the company’s growth, and of employee ownership for its sustained success. He also lauded the
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Who were behind the ATM skimming? FIA arrest four suspects

Who were behind the ATM skimming? FIA arrest four suspects
Who were behind the ATM skimming? FIA arrest four suspects. Four suspects involved in ATM skimming fraud arrested by FIA. Finally there are some developments on the case of ATM skimming where hundreds of natives in Pakistan lost millions of rupees a little while back. The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested four suspects from Islamabad who were involved in this fraud. Now Court has ordered two days of physical remand for them. On Friday, FIA director released the information on the existing inquiry. FIA had identified the Chinese racket and the participation of shopping mall cashiers in this scam.
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German intelligence claimed Chinese are cyber-spying via Chinese are cyber-spying

German intelligence claimed Chinese are cyber-spying via Chinese are cyber-spying
Recently the German intelligence agency (BfV) has claimed that Chinese intelligence agencies are making fake profiles on LinkedIn to collect information about German officials and politicians. The agency blamed that Chinese intelligence used the social networking site LinkedIn to target around 10,000 Germans, probably to hire them as informants. BfV has claimed the objective of Chinese intelligence was to gain access to the high officials of the German government. In a bid to get this high profile information Chinese intelligence released a number of fake profiles. The head of BfV named Hans-Georg Maassen, has stated that Chinese intelligence agents cloaked
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NIC LUMS Brings Home The Most Innovative University Award

NIC LUMS Brings Home The Most Innovative University Award
LUMS has won the National Medal of Innovation in the Most Innovative University category at National Innovation Awards for developing an innovative model for University based incubation exemplified by LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship, now called National Incubation Center Lahore (NIC). The announcement was made at Pakistan Innovation Forum’s (PIF) Annual Conference – The Pakistan Innovation Forum 2017 on December 7, 2017 at Marriott, Karachi. On achieving this incredible milestone, Mr. Khurram Zafar, Executive Director LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship commented, “It's a very proud day for the University, the team of NIC Lahore, and the management of LUMS. Thank you Prof.
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Interior Minister chairs the closing ceremony of Huawei’s 2nd ICT Skills contest

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The Closing Ceremony of the 2nd  ICT Skills Competition, organized by HUAWEI Pakistan in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC), was held on Thursday, 7th December, 2017, at the HEC Auditorium in Islamabad. Federal Minister for Interior – Mr. Ahsan Iqbal was the Guest of Honor at the colorful closing ceremony of this comprehensive contest. The Interior Minister was accompanied by other distinguished guests such as; the ambassador of china for Pakistan-Mr. Yao jing; the Chairman of HEC - Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed; the Vice President of Huawei - Mr. XUE MAN, along with others. The event featured the performance-evaluation of
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The Vivaldi browser releases for Raspberry Pi and other ARM based Linux devices

The Vivaldi browser releases for Raspberry Pi and other ARM based Linux devices
The Vivaldi browser releases an experimental build for Linux on ARM devices, including Raspberry Pi. With this debut, Vivaldi – the most feature-rich browser on the market – continues on its path to provide a versatile internet experience for its users. In addition to Windows, macOS and Linux (x86/x86_64), Vivaldi is now available for a range of ARM based Linux devices. This includes the Raspberry Pi Zero, Raspberry Pi 2 and Raspberry Pi 3 – single-board ARM based computers with over 14 million units sold worldwide – as well as CubieBoard, ASUS Tinker Board and others. “We are excited to unveil Vivaldi for the popular development board Raspberry Pi
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Train Bookings Are Now Just a Click Away

Train Bookings Are Now Just a Click Away
Usually when you think about booking a train the first image that comes into your mind is the long winded queue, the hustle to get to the ticketing counter, the slow booking procedure and worst of all, the frustrating news of non-availability of seats when you finally make your way to the ticketing clerk. These hassles are now a thing of the past with the launch of online train booking services by Sastaticket.pk. With a clear user friendly interface, timing, fare and station information, price comparisons, multiple payment options and instant bookings, Sastaticket.pk now makes train bookings much more convenient
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Federal Investigation Agency cybercrime wing faces lack of resources

Federal Investigation Agency cybercrime wing faces lack of resources
Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) is the main body which is also dealing with Cybercrime in the country. However currently, the agency is facing a severe lack of resources including the HR resources in its cybercrime wing. The cybercrime wing of Lahore is forced to work under the same building where all other FIA related activities are happened regularly. But the place is congested as a heap of files can be seen around due to lack human resource. A current report revealed that there is shortage of full time dedicated staff in cybercrime fighting agency and is yet to go through the renewal of its
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Telenor Pakistan Launches Asphalt 8 Cup in Association with Gameloft

Telenor Pakistan Launches Asphalt 8 Cup in Association with Gameloft
Telenor Pakistan, the second largest telecom operator in Pakistan, announced today the launch of Asphalt 8 Cup, in association with Gameloft, a leader in the development and publishing of mobile games. It is a unique social gaming, time-limited event in Gameloft’s top racing title: Asphalt 8: Airborne, customized exclusively for Telenor’s users in Pakistan, starting from today until 13th December. Telenor users can participate in this exclusive online event and compete against each other in Asphalt 8: Airborne. Top scorers will win a spot on the coveted leader board in the championship event. Top 16 players from the leaderboard will
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