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IndiGo deploys Fortinet’s secure SD-WAN solution across its branch offices

IndiGo deploys Fortinet’s secure SD-WAN solution across its branch offices

Fortinet has announced that IndiGo, India’s largest airline, has deployed Fortinet Secure SD-WAN solution across its branch offices to secure its WAN edge. IndiGo is the largest passenger airline in India with a market share of 46.9 percent as of March, 2019. The airline connects to 58 domestic and 19 international destinations and operates more

Krabi Airport rolls out SITA passenger technology

As part of Krabi Airport’s development to become a regional aviation center under Thailand’s Department of Airports’ four-year strategic plan, the airport will be rolling out world-class passenger technology from global IT provider SITA. The systems include AirportConnect Open, SITA’s common-use passenger processing (CUPPS) platform, along with self-service check-in kiosks at both domestic and international

BIAL selects Datamatics as its Digital Transformation Partner

Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has announced a strategic technology partnership with Datamatics Global Services Ltd. (DGSL). This involves automating and digitizing more than 170 processes across the organization. BIAL operates the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport), the third busiest airport in India. The collaboration aims to strengthen and streamline BIAL’s core processes by

DGCA Bans certain Apple MacBook Pro laptops From Airplanes

Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has asked flyers in India not to carry some models of Apple’s MacBook Pro laptops on flights in the country. The order pertains to 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops sold between September 2015 and February 2017 as a result of the concerns that some of the computers feature

Array Emerges as The Leading Player in Aviation Sector in India

Array Networks has emerged as the strongest player in aviation sector in India. Almost 12 percent of Array’s revenue generated is attributed from aviation sector. The other major contributors for Array’s growth this year have been Government, BFSI, Education, Media and Transportation verticals. Array’s hyper converged networking platform AVX has been a game changer in

Tech Mahindra inks multi-year contract with Airbus

Strengthens innovative engineering and digital solution portfolio to drive digital transformation for customers globally Tech Mahindra has signed a multi-year contract with Airbus for cabin and cargo design engineering. The IT services major aims to capitalize on the specialized skills and competencies in growing cabin engineering business over the next few years. As air travel

IBM and United Airlines Collaborate

IBM and United Airlines today announced a collaboration to deliver a robust suite of enterprise iOS apps, unleashing the power of the more than 50,000 iOS devices in the hands of the airline’s front-line employees. As part of IBM and Apple’s global partnership to redefine the way work gets done, these made-for-business apps will be

GuestLogix’ Retail Solution Now Live Onboard Spring Airlines

GuestLogix, Inc. announced it has successfully completed the rollout of its retail platform and handheld POS devices onboard Spring Airlines. GuestLogix’ solution is now being leveraged to accept payment for the purchase of duty free items onboard the Chinese low cost carrier, and will soon be utilized to accept payment for food and beverage. The

Mumbai Airport and Vistara launch mobile phone boarding pass facility

GVK MIAL (Mumbai International Airport Pvt. Ltd.) and Vistara today announced the launch of mobile phone boarding pass facility for Vistara’scustomers travelling out of Mumbai’s T2 terminal to New Delhi, Bangalore, Ahmedabad and Goa. The first of its kind initiative by Mumbai Airport, helps provide Vistara’s customers a truly seamless travel experience. The mobile boarding