Homepage

Puneet Kaur Kohli, Group Executive VP IT and CTO, Bajaj Capital Limited, talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to...
Jun 23, 2017
225
0
Workspace is no longer seen as a physical environment as the disruptive impact of digital transformation spreads across organizations and industries, according to a latest IDC study. As per the study...
Jun 22, 2017
222
0
73: The percentage of the respondents in India who estimated their organization’s losses due to economic crime to be up to USD 1 million in 2016, according to PwC’s Global Economic Crime Survey 2016...
Jun 21, 2017
584
0
Atanu Roy, Senior Vice President & CIO, Head – Global Information Technology, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from...
Jun 20, 2017
238
0
In public forums, any question regarding cloud security is summarily dismissed by vendors—and some enterprise IT managers—as being too 2012-ish. While vendors do maintain that stance during private...
Jun 16, 2017
418
0
Growth in worldwide cloud-based security services will reach USD5.9 billion in 2017, up 21% from 2016, according to Gartner. Overall growth in the cloud-based security services market is above that...
Jun 15, 2017
528
0
In the last five years since I have tracked PwC's Digital IQ Survey, the term 'digital' has gone from becoming cool to almost abominable. Almost every conversation today is around digital...
Jun 15, 2017
650
0
Global spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) will grow 16.7% year over year in 2017, reaching just over USD800 billion, according to IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide....
Jun 15, 2017
382
0
Gartner highlights the top technologies for information security and their implications for security organizations in 2017.  The top technologies for information security are: Cloud Workload...
Jun 14, 2017
412
0
Suresh Kumar, Partner & CIO, Grant Thornton, talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios faced by your industry by the year 2020? Our...
Jun 14, 2017
241
0
Chander Khanduja, CIO, Luminous India, talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to impact your industry by year 2020?...
Jun 12, 2017
248
0
HPE Transformation Summit 2017 which took place at JW Marriott Mussoorie between 12 May & 14 May 2017 was an iconic summit dedicated to digital transformation.
Jun 09, 2017
494
0
91% of businesses in India say their organization is at risk because of the complexity of business and it operations, which is above the APJ average of 85% and the worldwide average of 83%, according...
Jun 08, 2017
719
0
Mandar Marulkar, CIO & CDO, KPIT Technologies, talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to impact your industry by...
Jun 08, 2017
648
0
Pratap Gharge, Executive President & CIO at Bajaj Electricals Ltd., talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview:   Things which are likely to...
Jun 07, 2017
352
0
In the past, investing or managing money was left to professionals since the tools and know-how was limited.   Over time, there has been a lot of movement across various spaces but our interactions...
Jun 06, 2017
547
0
Internet of Things is a hot and happening thing in IT. I say happening in a very literal sense. Unlike many other ‘hot’ technologies like blockchain or machine learning, IoT is actually happening—and...
Jun 06, 2017
664
0
The coining of the term 'internet of things' is as old as the millennium bug. However, as we know it, the technology has been around for several decades since the inception of the internet. In the...
Jun 05, 2017
526
0
Amit Shukla, Senior IT Leader, talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to impact your industry by the year 2020?...
Jun 02, 2017
368
0
The Government of India is going to spend USD7.8 billion on IT in 2017, 7.5% increase from 2016, according to Gartner. This is down from Gartner’s previous projection for 9.5% growth this year. “The...
Jun 01, 2017
371
0
Cyber security has become one of the most talked about issues today, however, only 31% of software developers say their organization has an overall formal security policy that is uniformly adhered to...
May 31, 2017
758
0
Vijay Sethi, CIO & Head CSR, Hero MotoCorp Ltd. talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to impact your industry by...
May 30, 2017
539
0
On Saturday, British Airways (BA) cancelled all its flights from Heathrow and Gatwick airports in London because of an IT failure. This led to a severe disruption to its global operations, Heathrow...
May 29, 2017
813
0
Ransomware keeps spreading globally, with the volume of mobile ransomware rising over three-fold (3.5 times) during the first few months of the year, according to Kaspersky Lab’s Malware Report for...
May 26, 2017
1,487
0
Fintech start-up Zeta, which offers digital employee benefits for tax optimisation, has recently joined hands with Sodexo Benefits and Rewards India for administration of digital employee benefits in...
May 26, 2017
754
0
Oracle recently announced that it would open a datacenter in India, within the next six to nine months. The announcement was made by President of Product Development, Thomas Kurian, in the Oracle...
May 25, 2017
781
0
Jayantha Prabhu, Group CIO, Essar Group and Head of India Business, AGC talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to...
May 25, 2017
541
0
Harish Lade, General Manager - Systems, Asian Paints talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to impact your industry by...
May 22, 2017
520
0
For years, pharma companies have exulted on the profits made by their blockbuster drugs; however, little has been done to upgrade the ancient techniques to modernize their manufacturing processes....
May 22, 2017
626
0
LinkedIn has just published the LinkedIn Top Companies list. These are the companies where India wants to work now, based on job applications (both views and applies on postings); engagement, with...
May 18, 2017
733
0
One of the interesting applications of IoT is in the IT/ITes industry. Being an IT services company, Happiest Minds is deploying IoT not just as a solution for its external customers, but it is also...
May 18, 2017
637
0
Ever since Friday May 12, the WannaCry ransomware attack has kept spreading. As per European authorities, the ransomware has hit over 10,000 organizations and 200,000 individuals in over 150...
May 17, 2017
2,087
0
Sachin Jain, CIO (Global IT Operations) & CISO, EvalueServe talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that will impact your industry...
May 17, 2017
836
0
Notwithstanding the havoc that it has wreaked throughout the world, the WannaCry ransomware has fetched, for the attackers, less than USD 65,000—that is approximately INR 40 lakhs. According to a...
May 16, 2017
700
0
The WannaCry ransomware attack that hit computers across the world in the weekend, in what is being termed as one of the biggest global cyberattacks, has prompted the Indian government to issue...
May 15, 2017
1,339
0
VMware, Inc. introduces VMware Pulse IoT Center, a secure, enterprise grade Internet of Things (IoT) infrastructure management solution, which will help IT and OT teams to have total control of their...
May 15, 2017
724
0
The first ever Tour de France took place in 1903 and the first ever digital Tour de France took place in 2016.   Dimension Data, an IT services player served as the official tech partner of Amaury...
May 12, 2017
1,085
0
Tamal Chakraborty, Director– IT & Test, Ericsson Global Services talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview:  Challenges that will be faced by...
May 12, 2017
665
0
Mobile wallet transaction volumes grew nearly three times year-on-year in 2016-17 to become one of the mainstream payment mechanisms in India. The growth accelerated to 170% in FY 17 from 137% in the...
May 12, 2017
658
0
If prime minister Narendra Modi is a gifted slogan coiner, it was fully evident during the speech he delivered while activating the Integrated Case Management Information System, available on the...
May 10, 2017
1,331
0
CIOs have a key role to play in preparing businesses for the impact that AI will have on business strategy and human employment, according to Gartner, Inc. Forecasts by Gartner suggests that by 2022...
May 09, 2017
1,428
0
Kaushal K Chaudhary, Executive Director & Group Head – IT & IS, Lanco Infratech talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview:  Challenges that...
May 09, 2017
822
0
Anchor Electricals, a subsidiary of Panasonic Group, has signed in Dimension Data for the latter’s  Managed Services Automation Platform (MSAP).    Through this partnership, Anchor Electricals will...
May 08, 2017
912
0
Twenty four Indian companies will participate at this year’s CommunicAsia to be held in Marina Bay Sands in Singapore from 23-25 May 2017, UBM SES, the organizer of the event announced. With about...
May 07, 2017
671
0
While following an ongoing tweetchat on #Blockchain, I came across a tweet by The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, who took up office on 9 May 2016. It was a vacancy for the most sought after role in...
May 04, 2017
1,348
0
A recent Wall Street Journal report reveals Jeff Smith, CIO at IBM, leaving the company to explore other opportunities beyond IBM. Fletcher Previn, Vice President - IT at IBM has been named as the...
May 04, 2017
5,856
0
Despite significantly higher growth by challengers, Amazon Web Services (AWS) still leads the market with a one-third market share in the cloud infrastructure services market, according to new Q1 (...
May 03, 2017
1,807
0
Vipul Anand, Group CIO, Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: What should be a CIO’s agenda in 2020? The focus in...
May 03, 2017
1,288
0
The new EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR), which takes effect on 25 May 2018,requires that any businesses dealing with the European Union (EU) will need to comply with the new laws. The...
May 02, 2017
1,747
0
A Brocade Digital Transformation Index 2017 Study reveales that organizations globally want to move away from expecting their IT departments to serve only its traditional purpose and take up a more...
Apr 27, 2017
1,221
0