SMEs

Union Budget 2017-18: ‘Extend investment allowance under Section 32 AC to Telecom Infra Providers’

January 25, 2017

  G. V. Kumar, Founder, CEO & Managing Director, XIUS In the Union budget of 2017, we want to draw government's attention towards investment allowance being given under section 32 AC. At ...

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80% SMEs Anxious About GST Post Demonetisation

January 24, 2017

While the ambiguity continues over the GST roll out dates and rates, SMEs and Startups have already started feeling anxious on GST. A National Toll Free GST Helpline (1800 103 ...

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How SMEs Can Make the Most of Their Data Center Budgets

January 23, 2017

  (Attributed to Raritan International) IT managers of SMEs must deliver uninterrupted service 24/7. Undersized budgets, barebones staff, increasingly complex infrastructures and limited workspaces are all part of the equation they’re expected ...

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Tally Solutions Launches Release 5.5 in Tune With GST

January 20, 2017

Tally Solutions announced the rollout of Release 5.5, the latest version of the Release 5 series from its Tally.ERP9 suites, in the states of Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand & Uttarakhand. With ...

Sundar Pichai to Announce New Technology Initiatives for SMBs on January 4

January 3, 2017

Google CEO Sundar Pichai is expected to announce various opportunities and Initiatives for SMBs on the January 4 event, “Digitally Unlocked”, which will also be presided by Union IT Minister ...

Tally Launches GST Mobile App

December 14, 2016

Tally Solutions announced the launch of its GST mobile application to ensure easy adoption of the Technology led law. The app will be a rich source of information on Goods ...

SMEs to Adopt MDM Solution for Securing Access to Official Data and Emails over Mobile Devices

December 7, 2016

We spoke to Vishal Rally, Head-SME Operations, Mumbai, Tata Teleservices Limited about the various challenges and opportunities faced by SMEs in adopting MDM solution, the benefits of MDM solution and ...

SMBs Underestimate the Cyber Threats of Irresponsible Employee Actions

December 6, 2016

SMBs (up to 50 employees) are significantly less concerned about employee activities leading to cybersecurity breaches than larger corporations. Only 36 percent of small businesses worry about their staff’s carelessness while ...

Bridge the Divide Between Digital and Analogue to Enhance Omnichannel Customer Experience

Bridge the Divide Between Digital and Analogue to Enhance Omnichannel Customer Experience

December 5, 2016

It’s no longer brick and mortar stores vs e-commerce, omnichannel is the new reality for success among retailers. If your strategy is to first ‘wow’ customers by going digital out, make ...

Zoho Invoice Is Now Officially Recommended for G Suite

Google Now Officially Recommends Zoho Invoice for G Suite

December 5, 2016

Zoho Corp. announced that its online invoicing software, Zoho Invoice has been selected by Google and is now officially part of the Recommended for G Suite program. The Recommended ...

Digital transactions are easier to track and audit, making it easier for the authorities to curb illegal transactions. This ensures that you never lose track of money or checks owing to human error on your part or on the part of the bank.

IDFC Bank partners with Capital Float for digital lending to SMEs

November 30, 2016

IDFC Bank has partnered with Bangalore-based online lending platform, Capital Float, to provide digital lending to small businesses across India. The partnership will address the needs of ...

Facebook Pumps $40,000 in India’s Youngest Pre-Owned Fashion Start-up CoutLoot

November 30, 2016

CoutLoot, one of the India’s first end-to-end fashion re-commerce platforms has been selected for Facebook’s developer-focused FbStart programme, which is designed to help early-stage mobile-focused startups on building and growing ...

Capital Float to Offer SMEs up to 200% Finance on Sales from Card Machines

November 29, 2016

Capital Float, the digital lending platform to SMEs in India, has partnered with Point of sale card machine vendors to provide merchants quick and easy access to loans. These merchants ...

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Getting a Quick Finance on Card Swipes During Demonetisation

November 28, 2016

Capital Float, a digital lending platform to SMEs in India, has partnered with Point of sale card machine vendors to provide merchants quick and easy access to loans during demonetisation. ...

Zoho Launches Zoho Desk for simplified and intelligent Customer Support

Zoho Desk Launched by Zoho Corp: SaaS for Collaborative, Intuitive Customer Support

November 18, 2016

Context and collaboration are two key imports from Zoho's recent launch event at Tenkasi, a village in Tamil Nadu, some six hundred kilometres adrift from capital city Chennai. Zoho's newest ...

GST: Rate Slabs Not Finalised Yet for IT Products and Services

November 4, 2016

Four tax slabs were announced yesterday as part of GST: 5%, 12%, 18% and 28%, which is more or less what experts had been predicting all along. There is a ...

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Tech Essentials to Empower A Growing Business

October 27, 2016

Can you imagine a business today that does not depend on technology for its day-to-day operations? Further, could you even think of expanding your footprint or even surviving in future ...

‘Bengal Foundry Industry Suffers from Lack of Accurate Marketing Targets’

October 26, 2016

We spoke to Adarsh Jaiswal, Secretary, Howrah Foundry Development Cluster, about the various hurdles in foundry and the cluster segments of West Bengal; and how technology can tackle their challenges ...

‘West Bengal Needs a Lot of Catching Up In Adopting IT For Small Industries’

October 26, 2016

“Federation of Associations of Cottage & Small Industries- West Bengal” was brought into existence in 1972 to protect the Small Scale Industries from the stranglehold of the big industries. The ...

IT Must be a Strategic Input to the SMEs Apart from Support Tool

October 26, 2016

IT Must be a Strategic Input to the SMEs Apart from Support Tool We spoke to Nirupam Chaudhuri, Regional Director, Eastern Region NASSCOM, about the numerous technology and business obstacles ...