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Jazz becomes “Pakistan Ka Tez Tareen aur Behtereen Data Network”

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Jazz, Pakistan’s number one digital company, has launched its new identity – ‘Pakistan Ka Tez Tareen aur Behtereen Data Network’ to pursue its promise of a digital Pakistan. Speaking on the occasion, Aamir Ibrahim, CEO – Jazz said, “14th August is not just a day of reverence to the Pakistani spirit, but a reminder of […]…Read More

Pakistans first ever National Data Centre inaugurated in Islamabad

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Telecom- munication Corporation (NTC) has inaugurated Pa- kistan’s first ever National Data Centre. The inauguration cer- emony held in the capital was attended by State Min- ister for Information Tech- nology Ms Anusha Rahman Khan, Chairman PTA Dr. Ismail Shah and various professionals from the IT industry of Pakistan. Pakistan is the first ever SAARC country to imple- ment the e-governance model. After successfully converting over 6,000 files to e-…Read More

Pakistans first ever National Data Centre inaugurated in Islamabad

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article image ISLAMABAD: The National Telecommunication Corporation (NTC) has inaugurated Pakistan’s first ever National Data Centre. The inauguration ceremony held in the capital was attended by State Minister for Information Technology Ms Anusha Rahman Khan, Chairman PTA Dr. Ismail Shah and various professionals from the IT industry of Pakistan. Pakistan is the first ever SAARC country to implement the e-governance model. After successfully…Read More

Oracle launches largest b2b audience data marketplace

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article image KARACHI: Oracle Data Cloud launched the largest business-to- business (B2B) audience data marketplace to help make programmatic and data-driven B2B marketing easier. To help B2B marketers improve their targeting throughout the marketing funnel, Oracle Data Cloud’s B2B audience solution provides access to more than 400 million business profiles through thousands of B2B audience segments, thus creating a highly scalable and customizable targeting…Read More

Cloud Data Centre launched at HEC

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article image ISLAMABAD: To facilitate universities in becoming part of the world-class research environment, the Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal on Thursday inaugurated the Cloud Data Centre at Higher Education Commission (HEC). This data centre will provide services like Virtual Data Centres (VDC), Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), Safe Campus Central Solution and Central Surveillance, Unified Communication and Shared…Read More

Meteorology workshop Better data, better flood forecasts

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article image LAHORE: More detailed data and better equipment are necessary to predict natural disasters, especially floods, participants of a workshop on hydro meteorological forecasting said on Wednesday. The 13-day international workshop titled "Hydro-Meteorological Data and Flood Forecasting" has been arranged by the Department of Civil Engineering of the University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore. The main objective of the…Read More

Collection of shark fishery data stressed

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Stakeholders at a recently held three-day workshop emphasised the need for collecting data regarding shark fishery in Pakistan. The event was organized by WWF-Pakistan in collaboration with Ministry of Climate Change in Islamabad. The speakers also said that the National Plan of Action (NPOA) provides a viable mechanism for conservation of sharks in the country. They also proposed that three ecologically significant and endangered Chondrichthyian species…Read More

NASA data used to monitor groundwater in Pakistan

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Pakistan’s water managers are looking to NASA satellites to help them more effectively monitor and manage water resources, thanks to a partnership with engineers and hydrologists at the University of Washington, Seattle. Satellites up in space have the ability to look at how much water Pakistan have underground, in rivers or in the atmosphere are providing routine observations that can help policymakers and on-the-ground managers make informed decisions, said…Read More

PTA holds awareness session on Big Data Analysis

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) organized an awareness session on Big Data Analysis’ at PTA on Tuesday. PTA Chairman Dr Syed Ismail Shah, PTA Compliance and Enforcement part Abdul Samad, PTA executive commanders (DGs) and agents from the scholarly world went to the session. Dr Ismail Shah said that Business Analytics and Big Data’ are changing the way organizations and governments work. "Contending on analytics is the new standard where upper…Read More

Teradata abets Telenor in extending integrated data warehouse

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC), the enormous data analytics and promoting applications organization, reported that Telenor Pakistan, a top notch telecom network operator, has extended its Teradata Integrated Data Warehouse to oblige fast business development and additionally take guard of a rising demand for more intense subtle element in analytic and data driven insight. Irfan Wahab Khan, Deputy CEO and Chief Marketing Officer, Telenor Pakistan, said, "Telenor…Read More