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Dr. Prashant Pradhan, Chief Developer Advocate, IBM India/South Asia, started his career as a scientist in IBM. Since 2001, Dr. Pradhan has dabbled in several key transformation projects at IBM,...
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Cisco is one of the top three players in cloud infra solution. Beyond the separate components—UCS servers, networking and security—how do you approach cloud? Over a period of time, as people started...
Apr 25, 2017
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Even as financial institutions across the globe learn to partner with Fintech, the partnership is likely to see the steepest growth in India this year. The partnership between financial institutions...
Apr 24, 2017
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CEOs have managed to maintain their focus on profits and growth in 2017 even in a highly tumultuous global political scenario. The study reveals for 58% CEOs, growth is the top business priority, up...
Apr 24, 2017
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Distributed Ledgering Technology (DLT) refers to any system providing an asset database or a ledger that enables a seamless and distributed participation of cross-organization entities. The system...
Apr 20, 2017
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Talking about the personal goals set for 2020, Pankaj Kankar, CTO, Lenskart highlights that CIOs need to move from information to knowledge to automated actionable insights and behaviors. He points...
Apr 20, 2017
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Last year, we did a story on how start-up innovation is fuelling the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in Indian enterprises. And we found that a number of IT leaders were in fact, piloting AI...
Apr 19, 2017
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With the year 2020's vision in place, Pratap Pat Joshi, Head - IT, Mercedes-Benz India Pvt. Ltd. emphasizes that CIOs need to look into customer-orientation, customer-focus and customer satisfaction...
Apr 19, 2017
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2020 is being touted as the year when the impact of future technologies, such as artificial intelligence, robotics, 3D printing, will be visible in enterprises around the world. And the year isn't...
Apr 19, 2017
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Yet another research firm—this time respected niche cloud researcher, Synergy Research Group—has come out with data that shows hyperscale cloud service providers are consolidating their hold over the...
Apr 13, 2017
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The Cisco India Summit 2017 was meant to brief media and analysts on Cisco’s positioning around digital transformation. Winning in the Digital Era—was the official theme of the conference which...
Apr 13, 2017
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An estimated two billion people have no access to banks and hence rely on cash and inefficient transfer systems to participate in their economies. These people effectively operate outside the...
Apr 10, 2017
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The year 2020 will see a massive shift to hybrid infrastructure services, said research firm Gartner in a recent report containing a series of predictions about IT infrastructure services.   ...
Apr 07, 2017
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The security landscape is changing so fast, that every day seems like you are preparing for combat.   While the CEOs of the world are busy bringing about digital transformation and changing the...
Apr 07, 2017
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Nothing ever said is enough about digital. Organizations across the world are building their digital capabilities and adapting to change as quickly as possible. Sumit Bhattacharya, Executive...
Apr 06, 2017
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If you are a CIO and are above 40, there is every probability that you have listened to/read/been part of discourses on why and how a CIO should be an effective salesperson. After all, the most...
Apr 05, 2017
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The fear that robots take away jobs is actually true. An increase in every single robot per thousand workers resulted in job loss of six workers and brought down the wages by a little less than 1%,...
Mar 31, 2017
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Two promising technologies, artificial intelligence and blockchain, have our undivided attention. However, while blockchain is an entirely new content; artificial intelligence has been around for a...
Mar 29, 2017
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92% of Indian business leaders believe that every organization needs to be a ‘digital organization’ to enable growth for their business, according to a Microsoft Asia Digital Transformation Study....
Mar 28, 2017
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How do you see 3D printing adoption in India? When I visit the companies in India, I don’t see any difference in engineering processes, tech sophistication and the manufacturing expertise compared to...
Mar 28, 2017
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The 2017 version of The World’s Most Ethical Companies, the annual list brought out by ethics advisory firm, Ethisphere Institute, is out. Ten IT companies find place in the list of 124 ethical...
Mar 27, 2017
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A lot is written about the digital transformation efforts in Indian organizations. Some surveys have gone too far to claim that 84% of Indian businesses are seeing moderate to significant...
Mar 23, 2017
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With the idea of blockchain as a disruptive technology gaining ground, each country is looking to chart its own path—based on both global learning and domestic ground reality. India is no exception....
Mar 23, 2017
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It is immensely unfair today to introduce blockchain as the technology behind bitcoin. While it is a fact—and everybody knows it—that it is indeed is the technology that powered the most successful...
Mar 21, 2017
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Long-time cloud infrastructure market leaders, HPE and Cisco, now have a new contender for the top spot. The new Dell EMC now has almost equal market share in the fast-growing segment, according to...
Mar 21, 2017
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The Institute of Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT) is the research and academic unit of Indian central bank, Reserve Bank of India. It helps Indian banks help deploy and get the...
Mar 15, 2017
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There's some good news for CIOs. According to a recent Gartner report titled, '2017 CIO Agenda: An India Perspective', the average IT budgets in India are expected to grow 10.7% in 2017. These...
Mar 15, 2017
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Artifical Intelligence is the flavor of the season. We do not yet know if they will hold on to their promise of changing the way we live and work. But they have ushered in some creativity among big...
Mar 15, 2017
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A new 2016 IoT-Enabled Customer Experience (CX) Report by Genesys reveals that India ranks second, after China, in IoT-enabled customer maturity compared to other APAC markets.   The study,...
Mar 15, 2017
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Not long back, when all of us learnt about this fascinating thing called bitcoin, few knew what the technology behind it was all about. Today, that technology, blockchain, is arguably better known...
Mar 14, 2017
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The World Wide Web completed 28 years on Sunday. While no one who is reading this needs to be told what it has helped us achieve, increasingly thought leaders are getting worried about the negative...
Mar 14, 2017
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What is your perspective on IoT from a Solidworks point of view?   The Internet of Things is beyond just products. You can refer to them as connected products or smart products. Our customers have...
Mar 09, 2017
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How has your experience as a CTO of burrp! come handy in your new venture as the cofounder of Clevertap?     Our co-founders Suresh, Sunil and I were colleagues at Network 18 before the inception...
Mar 06, 2017
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At the RSAC2017, Stan Dolberg, Chief Research Officer, Institute for Applied Network Security and its CEO, Phil Gardner, urged the CISOs to evoke the 'Do the right thing' ethos of enterprise security...
Mar 03, 2017
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A study commissioned and released by enterprise open source infrastructure solution provider, SUSE, reveals that traditional enterprise storage strategies may not be keeping up with the exponential...
Mar 02, 2017
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VMware study identifies key CIO priorities in India for the next three years. Conducted by Kantar IMRB, the study suggests how IT/ Data security is a key challenge organizations face in the mobile...
Mar 01, 2017
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PwC's 2017 Global Digital IQ survey shows enterprises struggling to return value, overlooking fundamental integration of technology with the human experience.   The survey, now in its 10th year of...
Mar 01, 2017
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By 2021, 50% of online transactions will use biometric authentication, and by 2018, 70% of enterprise cybersecurity environments will use cognitive/AI technologies to assist humans in dealing with...
Mar 01, 2017
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With the rise of automation, we’ve reached a point where we are questioning the role people play in the workplace.   PwC’s 20th CEO Survey highlights that 52% of CEOs are exploring the benefits of...
Feb 28, 2017
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Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company reveals that by 2019, 86% of organizations in Asia Pacific will have some form of IoT in place, according to ‘The Internet of Things: Today and Tomorrow’....
Feb 28, 2017
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While some private sector organizations allow family leaves, many others don't. And this may have a direct impact on the number of women leaving the workforce for the reason that they are unable to...
Feb 28, 2017
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Klaus Schwab, the founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF) is certainly not the typical technologist visionary to talk about a phenomenon that is strongly identified with...
Feb 28, 2017
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As I drove to meet Vidya Srinivasan, Senior VP - IT & Infrastructure at Genpact, it was already late. From what I had heard about her, Vidya was a task master, hard at work, with no time to spare...
Feb 28, 2017
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A new update to the Worldwide Semiannual Augmented and Virtual Reality Spending Guide from the International Data Corporation (IDC) forecasts worldwide revenues for the augmented reality and virtual...
Feb 28, 2017
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In the late 19th century, it was the suffragettes, members of the women's organizations in the United Kingdom or The Women’s Indian Association (WIA), who fought for the right of women to vote.  ...
Feb 28, 2017
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The next wave of change is sweeping across retail as the industry looks to leverage digital technologies to reach the modern shopper. The Internet of Things (IoT), big data, robotics and augmented...
Feb 24, 2017
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Well, the World Economic Forum (WEF) may have identified both cyberattacks as one of the most likely and high impact global risks, the new US administration surely does not think so.   How else do...
Feb 24, 2017
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The share of respondents who have adopted private cloud dropped to 72%, from 77% a year back, resulting in the reduction of hybrid share to 67% from 71% last year, according to the Rightscale 2017...
Feb 22, 2017
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A new Gartner, Inc. mobile apps survey showed that the number of consumers using messaging apps and personal assistant apps is continuing to grow. As per the survey, about 35% of respondents said...
Feb 21, 2017
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How do you see Indian enterprises gearing up for digital economy - in terms of data protection?   Post demonetization, the entire nation saw a paradigm shift in business transactions. People went...
Feb 21, 2017
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