Google to invest up to $1B in Airtel as part of India Digitisation Fund

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”) and Google announced that they will partner on a long-term, multi-year agreement to accelerate the growth of India’s digital ecosystem. Together, they will work to bring best-in-class end-to-end products to serve customer needs, provide quality customer experience, and bring their expertise to solve problems of affordability, access, and digital inclusion. As part […]

Huawei to Construct 88MW Data Centre in Batam, Indonesia

PT Aesler Grup Internasional Tbk (RONY) has signed a cooperation agreement regarding a data centre construction with Huawei Digital Power. As a part of this agreement, Aesler Data Centre will be build in series of EcoGreen-interconnected data centre chain across Indonesia called AESLER-GREENIX, with a total capacity of 88 megawatts (MW), across several locations. AESLER […]

SaaS platform Contlo raises $800k in pre-seed round

Contlo, an AI-powered Customer Data and Marketing Platform for Ecommerce and D2C brands has raised $800k in a pre-seed round led by Better Capital with the participation of Titan Capital and other prominent angels. Contlo is started by 2x founders Ishaan Bhola and Mukunda NS who have deep software and Ecommerce experience. Contlo enables ecommerce […]

How Hitachi Rail’s Partnership with Intermodal Telematics for Digital Solutions will improve Rail Freight Efficiency & Safety

Hitachi Rail and Intermodal Telematics (IMT) have signed on an exclusive long-term partnership that will add IMT’s monitoring sensors to Hitachi’s existing digital freight service. The agreement will allow Hitachi to offer rail freight companies around the world a solution that provides real time monitoring to improve efficiency and safety, the company said in a […]

In OTT platforms Battle, Netflix not yet the ‘Professor’

Netflix co-CEO and co-founder Reed Hastings has yet to come to terms with the Indian market. On the one hand, shows such as Squid Game, Money Heist, amongst others have successfully wound their way into the lives of the Indian middle class. On the other hand, Netflix India is still not raking in the moolah. […]