US headquartered Ignitho names former Mindtree exec as CTO; to exponentially grow its Data Engineering and Cloud Capabilities

Kochi:  Ignitho Technologies, a US headquartered digital engineering company, has named former Mindtree executive, Ashin Antony, as its CTO. Ashin brings to Ignitho two decades of technology leadership experience and was with Mindtree for close to a decade playing key tech leadership roles. His area of specialization include Big Data, Cloud and Emerging Technologies; with expertise in designing and implementing digital enterprise solutions. Ashin will drive Ignitho’s Data, Cloud and Digital Engineering areas as the company gets ready to cross $12 million in revenue by 2023. Ashin will also join…

Design Thinking and User Experience Design for Innovation highlighted at ASEI’s Design Summit

Question: What do you get when left brained engineers and scientists meet right brained creative designers? Answer: A melding of logical and creative minds to bring together an inspirational event titled ASEI Design Summit. Fremont, CA  Oct 14th, 2021:  On October 9th, the American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin (ASEI) convened this Design Summit with a number of academics, authors, speakers and practitioners covering innovation in Design from multiple perspectives. After a brief introduction to the organization by ASEI executive council member Vatsala Upadhyay, and a tribute to design maestro Steve Jobs…

UST is now certified as a CarbonNeutral Company

Thiruvananthapuram: UST, a leading digital transformation solutions company, today announced that it has achieved CarbonNeutral® company certification in accordance with The CarbonNeutral Protocol, the leading global framework for carbon neutrality. Aligned with the company’s longstanding commitment to act responsibly and minimize the impact of its activities on the environment, this latest accreditation underscores UST’s unwavering pledge to climate action. The first set of clear guidelines for businesses to achieve carbon neutrality, the CarbonNeutral Protocol, was created by Natural Capital Partners in 2002. Since then, the Protocol has been continually updated…

CyberProof Awarded Accreditation from CREST for its Security Operations Center (SOC)

Thiruvananthapuram: CyberProof Inc., a UST company, has announced that its Security Operations Center (SOC) has been awarded accreditation from CREST, an internationally recognized certification and accreditation body in the InfoSec industry. CyberProof’s services are managed and delivered through a strict, process-driven methodology – and receiving the CREST SOC certification is a reflection of CyberProof’s ongoing commitment to providing the highest quality in security and service management. CREST provides an independent, verifiable third-party assessment of the security testing business, giving added assurance to security buyers by providing a clear indication of…

UST Information Security Head Adarsh Nair awarded Excellence Medal by Kerala Chief Minister

Thiruvananthapuram: Adarsh Nair, the Head of Information Security at UST, was presented with the Excellence Medal for his contributions to Kerala Police and Cyberdome during 2019 and 2020. Kerala State Chief Minister Shri Pinarayi Vijayan gave away the medal at an event held on September 4, Saturday, in the presence of Shri Antony Raju, Minister for Transport, Shri Anil Kant IPS, DGP and Kerala State Police Chief, and Shri Manoj Abraham IPS, ADGP HQ & Nodal Officer Kerala Police Cyberdome. Based in Thiruvananthapuram, Adarsh Nair has been voluntarily serving at…

Access to Health Information is now just a ‘Click’ away. Medibiz TV joins hands with Air TV

Medibiz TV, the world’s first health satellite channel, has teamed up with ‘Air TV,’ a “Live” Television state-of-the-art streaming application. Users can access Medibiz TV live through the mobile application ‘Air TV Lite.’ The official launch event was organized on May 3 at Aries Plex, Thiruvananthapuram. Dr. Sohan Roy switched on the channel, and Brahmashree Swami Vidyananda, Chairman of Sreenarayana World Research and Peace Center, Narayana TV, and Air TV, inaugurated the event. Other special guests present at the inaugural function included Padma Shri Marthanda Pillai, Managing Director, Ananthapuri Hospital,…

Indywood Startup Awards 2021 concludes; Top 6 innovative organizations identified for Investment deals

The maiden edition of Indywood Startup Awards 2021, organized by AIMRI powered by Indywood Billionaires Club, successfully concluded on April 16, 2021. The award ceremony was conducted virtually. The event was conceptualized by EFFISM and organized by Biz Events Management. On occasion, Founder President of Indywood Billionaires Club, Dr. Sohan Roy, stated, “I am extremely overwhelmed with the response we received for our maiden edition. The competition was extremely tough since all the entries received were equally good. Finally, we were able to identify some unique, innovative startups that are…

UST Joins The Climate Pledge, a Commitment Co-founded by Amazon and Global Optimism; Commits to Net-Zero Carbon by 2040

Thiruvananthapuram: UST, a leading digital transformation solutions company, is taking another step in committing to a more environmentally friendly future by joining The Climate Pledge, a cross-sector business community working together to crack the climate crisis and solve the challenges of decarbonizing our economy. The commitment co-founded by Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Global Optimism calls on new signatories to be net-zero carbon across their businesses by 2040—a decade ahead of the Paris Accord’s goal of 2050. By joining this initiative, UST is marking an unwavering commitment to sustainability. Powered by…

CIMCON LightingSelects UST to Scale ItsSmart Lighting Controls and Smart City Platforms

Thiruvananthapuram: CIMCONLighting Inc., (CIMCON)the leading global provider of smart city technologies, today announceda strategic partnership with UST, a leading digital transformation solutions company, to build and accelerate the time to market ofCIMCON’s best-in-class smart lighting controls and smart city platforms, in an effort to help cities and utilities more rapidly realize the benefits of smart city applications.Under the multi-year agreement, UST’s Semiconductor business verticaland UST BlueConch Technologies, its product engineering services arm,will provide high-tech services across software development, manufacturing, R&D, supply chain, firmware, cloud platforms, and mobility to CIMCON Lighting. In…