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Jakson Power To Double Revenue To Rs 2500 Cr

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Jakson Power Solutions, India’s leading power solutions company, has announced plans to double its revenue by March 2016 to Rs 2500 crore.

The company will increase its market share in diesel-based power generation in India and have plans to manufacture 12,500 generating sets by the year 2016 compared with 8,000 units now.

It has started manufacturing generating sets at its Kalsar plant in Gujarat apart from Daman and Jammu units. The range of diesel generators spans from 7.5 KVA to 3000 KVA. The plants at Kalsar and Daman would be manufacturing generating sets upto 250 KVA capacity and higher capacity would be produced at Jammu plants.

Sameer Gupta, Managing Director, Jakson Power Solutions, “The generating set market in India would continue  to grow at 10% to 12% per annum and as a leader in this segment, Jakson has proactively made investments in doubling up the manufacturing capacity. Jakson who has more than 3 decades old relationship with Cummins remains committed to providing technologically efficient, non-polluting generators to the consumer.”

Audi Rolls Out Wireless Computer Mouse

Audi, the German luxury car manufacturer, has introduced its wireless computer mouse. With optimum comfort guaranteed, the computer mouse is in the shape of Audi vehicle and is available at all Audi authorised dealerships across India.

“Now, Audi enthusiasts will not only drive their favourite luxury brand to work, they can have it on their work stations too and manoeuver their PC in style with a wireless computer mouse based on Audi cars. It has a sleek design and is luxurious from the first touch. Suitable for home or office, this delightful computer mouse lets you drive your computer or laptop by truly displaying the brand’s philosophy of “Vorsprung durch Technik”. Audi enthusiasts can bond with the brand on a more personal level and work on their computers with utmost precision and comfort with this computer mouse. Audi’s range of sporty merchandize is apt for Audi fans who want to go a step ahead in their association with the brand,” said Michael Perschke, Head, Audi India.

Sculpted Audi car body from the Audi design studio, the Audi Computer Mouse features 2.4 Ghz technology with scroll wheel and high-resolution 2000 dpi sensor with a minimum range of 6 meter.

The Audi computer mouse is compatible with PC or Mac and will be available in the Indian market for INR 5,599 in grey colour with USB interface (1.1 or 2.0).

Other exclusive merchandize available in India across all dealer networks include high-end Classic Chronograph watches, sophisticated messenger bags, sports bags, travel bags, backpack, stylish garment bag and Audi R8 USB memory stick.

Dell Announces A Range Of Innovative Cloud Client Computing Technologies
At Citrix Synergy, an industry conference on mobile work style solutions powered by cloud services, Dell announced a broad range of innovative cloud client computing technologies that deliver turnkey solutions purposefully built to complement and enhance corporate IT environments based on Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp.

When organisations of all sizes are increasingly looking to empower their employees with access to corporate information across application platforms and devices, Dell and Citrix’s new cloud client computing solutions provide customers with powerful tools to work securely and productively.

The combination of simplicity, flexibility, and power in Dell’s technology creates an unmatched end-to-end virtual computing experience and alleviates customer pain points from the data center to the endpoint devices, including:  the Dell DVS Enterprise - Active System 800 for Citrix XenDesktop, Dell DVS Enterprise for Citrix XenDesktop, Dell Wyse Xenith Pro 2 zero client and the Dell Wyse D90Q7 and Z90Q7thin clients.

Lava To Soon Launch A Phone That Understands Sign Language

Lava Mobiles, one of the most respected and fastest growing Indian Mobile handset Companies, will soon launch a premium smartphone under the Iris series that can communicate with the user even in signs. This cool feature will allow a user to interact with the phone and use the camera with just a swipe of his hand in the air. Running on the latest Android OS, it will be a power packed yet elegant device, being the slimmest in its category. A superfast processor, intelligent flip cover, OGS display technology and crystal clear screen are just some of the pointers that have been released.

Tata Comm Announces First LTE Roaming Peering With Telecom Italia Sparkle

Tata Communications and Telecom Italia Sparkle, a global operator and the international services arm of Telecom Italia Group, has announced the implementation of the first LTE roaming peering between two IPX providers.

This industry-first peering extends the global community of interconnected LTE enabled mobile network operators (MNOs) as 4G adoption continues to grow.

With 4G LTE revenues projected to exceed $100bn globally in 2014, LTE roaming enablement is critical to maximising revenue growth. This peering will enable the exchange of LTE roaming traffic between Tata Communications and Telecom Italia Sparkle’s networks, creating an interconnected infrastructure that combines the quality and security of the respective IPX networks.

The end-to-end managed solution leverages the company’s extensive experience as the largest mobile signalling inter-provider to streamline roaming interconnect arrangements between mobile operators, replacing the need for hundreds of bilateral peer associations with a single centralised robust interconnect point. This simplifies roaming interconnect to deliver a seamless user experience and assure service continuity as mobile operators migrate to 4G.

ZengaTV Bags Non-Exclusive Rights For French Open For Web
Zenga TV, a mobile TV platform, has announced that besides cricket, tennis is probably the most widely watched sports in the country. With this initiative, over 6 million users of Zenga TV can watch ball by ball live tennis action on their computer screens and listen to live commentary as well. Under these rights, Zenga will also power the Live Youtube streaming of French Open. This event is licensed by Zenga Media Pvt Ltd from Seven3Sports who has licensed it from Neo Sports. However, they have taken the non-exclusive rights for French open for web in India.

Abhishek Joshi, CEO, Zenga TV, said, “This is indeed a proud moment for all of us. This initiative adds up to the many milestones Zenga TV has achieved in a short span of time. Our constant endeavor to fulfill viewer’s requirements has helped us to emerge as a pioneer and a market leader. At this point of time, I am delighted to announce that there are hordes of surprises in store for our viewers in the coming months”.

Shabir Momiin, MD & CTO, ZengaTV said, “We always keep looking for ways to bring more and more content for our users in all possible different verticals. This is one such effort which will let users enjoy live streaming of the French open on ZengaTV.com”.

Ingersoll Rand India Launches Unique Platform For Innovators
Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating and sustaining safe, comfortable and efficient environments in partnership with CII, has announced the Sustainable Habitat Challenge, as part of the CII Industrial Innovation Grand Challenge. The competition that provides an open innovation platform for participants including designers, architects, students and professionals, invites entries for Sustainable Technologies for Model Habitats in Emerging Economies.

Given the pressure on natural resources today, affordable housing that takes into account factors such as low energy usage, comfort, safety and security of occupants is a critical need for emerging economies today. Creating ‘Sustainable Habitats’ will take into account factors such as low energy usage, conserving natural resources yet provide comfort, safety and security to communities.

The Sustainable Habitat program is an initiative of Ingersoll Rand by which it is collaborating with the larger community to help design a solution that will innovatively address the housing needs of emerging economies while optimizing both natural and financial resources. By virtue of this challenge, the company will integrate and implement creative ideas and innovative concepts to build a set of low cost dwellings at their campus in Bangalore that will utilize sustainable materials, solar technologies, water conservation, sanitation, security, remote health services, data management and other eco-friendly interventions.

Ingersoll Rand is partnering with Emergent Institute in Bangalore in implementation of this project. Speaking about this initiative, Dr. Stuart L. Hart, Co-Founder of Emergent Institute, says, “We are excited to be partnering with Ingersoll Rand to catalyze leapfrog, sustainable innovation in the affordable housing space.  Our goals are completely aligned here since we are focused entirely on commercializing tomorrows distributed, sustainable technologies starting with the underserved at the base of the income pyramid.”
 
Global Navigation Solution Provider NNG Announces Outstanding Financial Results
NNG LLC, a navigation solution provider for the Automotive, Personal and Wireless navigation systems has closed a successful 2012 fiscal year, thanks to its well-established business in the automotive OEM market for Line Fit Navigation.

The increase in demand for the iGO Navigation software has opened new doors for the navigation solution provider worldwide, including the Indian and Japanese markets.

NNG has thus entered the Indian market through a partnership with local solution provider Ayana Navigation Solutions (ANS).

NNG continues its steady growth as navigation solution provider to the automotive industry’s biggest OEM and Tier1 players with notable 42% year on year increase in net revenue. The gross margin shows a well-marked growth of 63 per cent compared to 2011, which underlines the company’s commitment towards its most important business segment, the automotive industry.

Working together with its Tier 1 Partners and their OEM customers as well as strengthening the company’s regional presence, has lead to deep localization, which has become the key to NNG’s widespread success in such markets as India, Japan, China, and South Korea. As a result, in just over one year, NNG’s export has expanded by nearly 50 per cent. The company boosted its number of employees by 35 per cent in order to fulfill partner requirements, and plans a similar increase by the end of 2013. NNG has also recently set up its new headquarters to accommodate the increased staffing demand.