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26. 

Which company has partnered with PayU to offer cardless EMI (equated monthly installment) payment option to consumers?

A. Loantap
B. Moneytap
C. CoinTribe
D. ZestMoney

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Consumer lending platform, ZestMoney has partnered with PayU, a fintech firm that provides payment technology to online merchants to offer cardless EMI (equated monthly installment) payment option to consumers. With this partnership, more than 2,500 merchants that are equipped with PayU, Billdesk, Cashfree, and Razorpay can start accepting ZestMoney (which has over 3,500 unique data points (2,500 data points for new to credit) to ease risk decisioning) as a payment solution quickly.

27. 

Who became the new CMD of Cognizant India?

A. V Santhanaraman
B. Ramkumar Ramamoorthy
C. R K Bakshi
D. Vikram Kothari

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Global technology services firm Cognizant Technology Solutions has appointed Ramkumar Ramamoorthy as chairman and managing director of Cognizant India and head of India Operations, Cognizant CEO Brian Humphries announced in a note sent to employees this morning.

28. 

Who has partnered with Cisco to offer enterprises a secure, fully-managed, multi-channel, intelligent and cloud-based Cisco Webex Contact Center solution?

A. Mind Tree
B. Tech Mahindra
C. Reliance Communications
D. Tata Communications

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Tata Communications has partnered with Cisco to offer enterprises a secure, fully-managed, multi-channel, intelligent and cloud-based Cisco Webex Contact Center solution. This joint offering is an end-to-end managed solution and gives contact centre users a seamless user experience across up to 150 countries on the back of Tata Communications' global network. The solution will allow for simplified licensing; pre-deployed hardware and software with integrations to workforce optimisation.

29. 

With which of the following company, BEML will join hands work together in aerospace AI and 3D printing?

A. Infosys
B. Wipro
C. HCL
D. TCL

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Defence PSU BEML Ltd and Wipro Infrastructure Engineering signed an MoU to work together in the areas of aerospace, industrial automation, 3-D printing artificial intelligence and hydraulic system engineering. The MoU entails the two firms working together on projects, products, systems, services and projects for DRDO Labs and other government entities in India as well as overseas. The key focus areas include aerospace components and parts through SEZ, metal additive manufacturing and design optimization for new critical aggregates, legacy components & spares, and process automation.

30. 

MoC Ravi Shankar Prasad had launched the Maritime Communication Services at Mumbai, Maharashtra. Which is the 1st Indian company that provides quality broadband services to the maritime sector?

A. Nortel
B. Nelco
C. Xl Telecom And Energy
D. Tata Elxsi

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Union Minister for Communications, Electronics & Information Technology and Law & Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad has launched the Maritime Communication Services at Mumbai, Maharashtra. The Maritime Connectivity will enable high-end support to those in the sea by providing access to Voice, Data and Video services while travelling on sailing vessels, cruise liners, ships in India, using satellite technology. Nelco, India's leading VSAT solutions provider is the first Indian company that will now provide quality broadband services to the maritime sector.