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The CIO&Leader conference, now in its 17th year is the marquee conference of large enterprise CIOs of the country.    This year the CIO&Leader Annual Conference celebrates.Ever growing...
Jul 05, 2016
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Amazon Web Services (AWS) reached near to $10 billion revenue for the trailing 12 months, approximately $9.9 billion, to be exact. This was reported in Amazon’s recently published second-quarter...
Jul 29, 2016
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Although cloud-based resources are becoming more important to companies' IT operations and business strategies, 54% of respondents in ‘The 2016 Global Cloud Data Security’ survey by Gemalto said that...
Jul 28, 2016
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Microsoft may not be the leader in worldwide cloud management but certainly has something to show for its enterprise cloud management efforts. The global cloud systems management software market...
Jul 28, 2016
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India will have digital payments worth USD 500 billion by 2020, as per Digital Payments 2020 report by the Boston Consulting Group and Google. As many as 22% of all payments were cashless in India in...
Jul 27, 2016
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Gartner’s 2016 CIO Survey revealed five key innovation practices that deliver the highest improvement in digital performance. Interestingly, CIOs also indicated that these five practices were the...
Jul 25, 2016
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More than USD 1 trillion in IT spending will be directly or indirectly affected by the shift to cloud during the next five years, as per Gartner. This will make cloud computing one of the most...
Jul 22, 2016
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Organizations can cut spending on software by as much as 30% by implementing three software license optimization best practices, suggested by Gartner. The keys to reducing software license spending,...
Jul 21, 2016
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Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan singled out payment systems to highlight the big changes that are taking place through technology. He was speaking at the IDRBT Banking Technology...
Jul 21, 2016
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Around 91% of organisations rely on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in their workplace but only 26% realize using it. More than 65% of organizations use AI without even realizing it, says the National...
Jul 21, 2016
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Cloud was the first big disruptive change in enterprise IT in many years. For the scope of change, the conversion was really fast and fairly, if not fully, smooth. Despite some initial security...
Jul 20, 2016
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The browser finger prints or browserprints – the way one uses their browser to go to different sites – can leak the identity, location, preference amongst other personal information to hackers.   Web...
Jul 19, 2016
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That cloud has become mainstream, even central to, enterprise IT is not news; at least not in mid-2016. As an IT manager, you have probably been bombarded with tons of data on the impressive uptake...
Jul 18, 2016
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Worldwide security software revenue totaled USD 22.1 billion in 2015, a 3.7% increase from 2014, according to Gartner.  Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) remained the fastest-growing...
Jul 18, 2016
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The Reserve Bank of India has set up an inter regulatory Working Group (WG) to study the entire gamut of regulatory issues relating to Fin Tech and Digital Banking in India. RBI’s financial stability...
Jul 15, 2016
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Analytics and not data is the one that derives business; this is a known fact now. But when it comes to ‘owning’ analytics, there is no clear ‘owner’ who takes the responsibility or credit for it....
Jul 15, 2016
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As Big Data definitively shifts from its hype cycle to adoption cycle, there is significant investment, lots of excitement, and heaps of expectation. It is time to take stock. And that is what a lot...
Jul 14, 2016
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IT organisations are unprepared for the ‘digital’ that will redefine the IT businesses in coming two years. As per the latest survey conducted by Gartner, 59% of IT organisations are unprepared for...
Jul 14, 2016
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  Indian business firms have a lot to improve, as per Global Data Protection Index by EMC, which ranked India way down the ladder in terms of data protection. Ranked 8th with a score of 13% - India...
Jul 13, 2016
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Indian businesses seem to be far better than India in general when it comes to trasparency. Nine out of top ten companies who have been ranked as the best performing by Transparency International in...
Jul 12, 2016
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Automation has become the basic element of digitization model for businesses across the world. This element is ready to jeopardize the job culture and workforce. Low skilled jobs will be wiped off...
Jul 11, 2016
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Software-defined networking, taking the next evolutionary step as SD-WAN is becoming an increasingly preferred option for enterprises. Market research firm, IDC, forecasts that the market for SD WAN...
Jul 08, 2016
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The global content analytics market is projected to reach USD 4.37 Billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 22.1% from USD 1.61 Billion in 2016, as per markets and markets research.   Content analytics in...
Jul 08, 2016
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IT will fight back against ‘the big hack’ in 2016, as per Spiceworks security survey. As per the survey, IT leaders believe that the responsibility for organization’s security is in their hands and...
Jul 08, 2016
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CIOs in Asia Pacific need to analyse and understand the different phases of a cyber-attack to build better cyber defences in their corporate network, according to Fortinet – a leading high-...
Jul 08, 2016
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Last week, India-born Aarti Shah assumed the charge of CIO in Eli Lily, one of the largest pharma companies in the world.   Shah, who hails from Gujarat, is not a career IT professional. This is her...
Jul 07, 2016
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Worldwide IT spending is forecast to be flat in 2016, totaling USD 3.41 trillion, according to Gartner. This is up from last quarter's forecast of negative 0.5% growth. The change in the forecast is...
Jul 07, 2016
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Aviation industry worldwide is going to get smarter in the coming year by incorporating latest technologies like Internet of Things (IoT), advanced tracking systems, identification systems, internet...
Jul 07, 2016
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Over a third (36%) of all developers actively working on Big Data or advanced analytics projects now use elements of machine learning, according to Evans Data’s Big Data and Advanced Analytics survey...
Jul 07, 2016
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It is already a working technology. If commercialization efforts bear fruit, soon you could see your good old lighting device, LED—yes, light emitting diodes—carry your data at a fast, highly secure...
Jul 05, 2016
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Five years ago, Mozilla launched its new identity management system, Persona (originally called BrowserID). At the time, a sense of optimism was in the air. Everyone thought that the new technology...
Jul 05, 2016
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Asia/Pacific organizations are still at a nascent stage of digital transformation, says the latest report by IDC. Almost half of the enterprises (45.4%) are operating at the basic stage in the area...
Jul 05, 2016
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Last week, Axis Bank, India’s third largest private sector bank, announced the launch of what it calls Thought Factory, a Fintech innovation lab. Based in Bengaluru, the lab combines an in-house team...
Jul 04, 2016
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Insider data theft and malware attacks top the list of the most significant concerns for enterprise security executives, as per the latest report by Accenture. During last year, technology...
Jul 04, 2016
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Cloud IT infrastructure revenues climbed to a 32.3% share of overall IT revenues, whereas, revenue from non-cloud IT infrastructure segment decreased by 6% year over year in the first quarter of 2016...
Jul 04, 2016
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Almost one-third (28%) security professionals admitted to have compromised their ethics to pass audit, as per latest research by FireMon, a security management vendor. The number of IT security...
Jul 01, 2016
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Around two-third organisations globally are using data enabled by Internet of Things, as per a latest research. While most of the data is collected by devices from machines including equipment,...
Jul 01, 2016
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Organisations are developing on the technology side of analytic but failed to derive business out of it, as per Broken Links, the latest report by Zassociates. More than half, 52%, of organisations...
Jun 30, 2016
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The global industrial internet of things (IIoT) market is projected to reach USD123.8 billion by 2021, as per latest IndustryARC repot. The market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 21% through 2016 to...
Jun 30, 2016
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The public cloud services market in the mature Asia/Pacific (AP) region is on pace to grow 12.8% percent in 2016 to total USD 8.11 billion, up from USD 7.19 billion in 2015, according to Gartner. By...
Jun 29, 2016
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The next big thing UK is bidding audieu to is, cash. As per the latest reports, UK will go completely cashless by 20 years. Countries like Singapore, Netherlands, France and Sweden are also in the...
Jun 28, 2016
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Most CISOs see themselves neither as tech people nor as ‘business enablers’ but as the protector of organizational information, according to a study conducted by CIO&Leader and CSO Forum recently...
Jun 28, 2016
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The noise created by the fan of your PC can leak the personal data, encrypted codes and every piece of information, as per the latest research by Israel based group. Fansmitter, a new malware can...
Jun 27, 2016
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Data Security Council of India (DSCI) and Lockheed Martin have collectively launched a new cyber security education program for small and mid-size businesses to help them minimize risk from online...
Jun 27, 2016
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The Indian central bank, Reserve Bank of India, is known globally for its balanced, no-nonsense approach to regulation. So, when it comes out with a guidelines/circular regarding some new...
Jun 27, 2016
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Technology keeps on evolving and one does not realize its impact till it hits one on the face. World Economic Forum (WEF) enlisted 10 technologies of tomorrow that have been or are being evolved by...
Jun 27, 2016
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There is no new ‘vision’ or specific shifts in the just released payment and settlement system vision of Indian central bank Reserve Bank of India (RBI). Instead, the entire thrust seems to be on...
Jun 26, 2016
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India is gearing up for the next big wave of Internet of things (IoT). India and China are the basic developers of IoT in the Asia Pacific Region. As per Evans Data Corporation, India along with...
Jun 24, 2016
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Indian Internet of Things (IoT) market will reach USD 15 billion by 2020, accountig for 5% of the global market, accordiing to IT industry body NASSCOM. This represents a CAGR of 27% over the next...
Jun 24, 2016
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Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is planning to enforce law on Cloud Computing in India. Earlier, Department of Telecom (DoT) through sought recommendations from TRAI on Cloud based...
Jun 23, 2016
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