Archive for March 31,2015

  • Seminar on Big Data Analysis and Benefits of Patents

    Staff Report ISD: A seminar on Big Data Analysis and Benefits of Patents was organized at Institute of Space Technology. The basic aim of the seminar was to enhance awareness in Pakistani academia and Industry. Resource persons Engineer Zahoor Sarwar and Mr Adil Bilal gave the detailed insight on latest techniques of big data analysis and patents. The 148 professionals from Public and Private Sector, Public and Private sector institutes, Industrial officials from AQ Khan Research Laboratories, NESCOM, Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, National Development Complex, MTC, CENTECH, PAC Kamra, PMO, AFIC, PIMS, Higher Education Commission (HEC) and SUPARCO participated in the session. …Read More

  • University of Engineering and Technology organize ‘Indigenous On-Campus Training (IOT)’

    Staff Report ISD: University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore organized eight days training ‘Indigenous On-Campus Training (IOT)’ from 17th March to 27th March 2015 in association with Higher Education Commission (HEC). The topics of the training were Communication Skills, Writing Skills, Good Governance, Finance & Audit, IT Equipment Management Skills and Administrative skills. Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid Vice Chancellor University of Engineering and Technology (UET), said that this training will boost the employees performance in their daily routine tasks as skilled manpower is essential to compete with the world and capacity building of the staff is the essentia…Read More

  • Mobilink biggest loser in terms of SIMs that have been blocked!

    Staff Report ISD: Mobilink has emerged as the first teleco with the maximum number of SIMs re-verified. It is important to mention that Mobilink is the biggest loser in terms of SIMs that has been blocked, approximately more than 11 Million SIMs have been blocked. Cellular companies have gotten 74,636,172 SIMs re-verified on 58,240,851 CNIC’s till 26th March 2015. Mobilink is right now on the top with number of 21,910,704 SIMs verified against 17,904,740 CNICs. Telenor is second in ranking with 19,579,684 SIMs verified on 14,181,172 CINCs whereas Zong is on the third position with 13,388,147 SIMs verified against 10,237,434 CINCs. Ufone is closely following Zong with 11,905,…Read More

  • Free internet for basic phone users

    Staff Report ISD: In order to engage a large community towards internet, the Microsoft lumia with Opera Mini sponsored the facility of free internet access. Now Telenor and Mobilink customers in Pakistan can enjoy free internet through Opera Mini browser by just click on free internet icon. Limited free internet offer enables customers to experience internet via their mobile phones without any fear of high cost. The offer comprises on 10MB free internet that can be used over a period of 12 hours. Omer Bin Tariq, Director Internet & Devices, Telenor Pakistan said that they take the step to build an ecosystem to promote internet in Pakistan. The Microsoft Lumia …Read More