The questions that one CIO appointment in a large American corporation raises about the future expectation from chief 'information' officers Last week, India-born Aarti Shah assumed the charge of...
Jul 07, 2016
The Indian media, like its counterpart in the West, has focused on the supposed ‘scam’ involving Cambridge Analytica (CA), the UK-based big data firm that helped in Donald Trump’s victory through big...
Mar 21, 2018
The world 'digital' was probably the most abused word of 2017. In the last one year, we have seen CIOs round off all technology implementations to famously calling them ‘digital transformation’....
Feb 08, 2018
Researchers at the US Army Research Laboratory and the University of Texas at Austin have developed new algorithms for robots to learn to perform tasks effectively by interacting with a human...
Feb 06, 2018
The world is transforming and economies like India and China that remained undiscovered in early 90s, hold the potential to be discovered as growth stories and creators of asset class because of...
Jan 16, 2018
Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, announced today that clients can start to sign up for services to be delivered in its new India datacenter, which is set to open in January...
Dec 20, 2017
India which has created perhaps the biggest data repository in the world now faces the challenge of using the information for better governance, government experts and officials said on Friday. At...
Oct 06, 2017
“Data is a natural resource.” Businesses today are aware that ‘data’ is the next big thing in the industry. However, the real question is how to leverage this data through a business model that is...
Sep 27, 2017
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
Imagine that you called your bank’s customer care number and a machine responded to you in your preferred language, understood your problem and solved it immediately – much quicker and more...
Feb 10, 2017
"Cloud, mobility, IoT and analytics would be the main drivers for 2017, 2018 and 2019. For mobility, we have thousand of applications which are desktop based. We have started converting them into...
Jan 27, 2017
In 2016, cloud technologies went mainstream. With maturity, also came the realization that moving to the cloud doesn’t happen overnight. CIOs are prioritizing hosted computing and cloud data storage...
Jan 18, 2017
Data analytics company, Tableau Software added 3,900 new customers in the August of 2016, bringing its customer base to more than 46,000 across the globe. The company’s revenue increased 32% over...
Nov 17, 2016
Since 2011, data has continuously made a comeback in our office discussions and business meetings. It has even crept into our coffee breaks. Questions, such as 'where do I begin?' or 'which solution...
Nov 15, 2016
Big data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are the new enterprise favorite, indicates the latest NASSCOM Emerge 50 – 2016 list. It was found that 75% of the most innovative startups or emerging...
Oct 27, 2016
78% of businesses believe digital start-ups will pose a threat to their organization, either now or in the future, according to Dell Technologies research. Almost half (45%) of global businesses...
Oct 20, 2016
Big Data investments continue to rise but are the growth is contracting, as fewer companies plan to invest in future, according to Gartner. Nearly half (48%) of companies have invested in big data...
Oct 05, 2016
Businesses need a better way to face the mountains of data created every day. Depending on the industry, your company possesses between 1 million and 12 million gigabytes of information. Most of...
Sep 23, 2016
Lately, the chief data officer is beginning to make his presence felt in the Indian enterprise. In India, Gartner predicts that the investment in data and analytics will reach US$ 213.8 million this...
Sep 22, 2016
Analytics is the staple food for the company growth, this has been considered a fact by now and data analytics has move up to the priority list along with the investment in analytics but the...
Sep 21, 2016
Unscheduled downtime is the biggest threat to maximize profit as per the Honeywell study. And IT leaders are seeing the solution to tackle this in form of a proper Industrial Internet of things (...
Sep 20, 2016
Achieving the first milestone in Big Data Analytics, Indian Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) is now equipped with a centre for Data Management and Analytics (CDMA). This will help the CAG to...
Sep 07, 2016
Analytics market to grow at a CAGR of more than 22% during 2016-2020, according to their latest report by Technavio. America dominated the market in 2015 and accounted for a market share of 46.33...
Aug 11, 2016
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
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
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
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...
Jul 07, 2016
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
Is your big data giving you the right data or being manipulated by pollutant? As per a new survey by StreamSet, businesses are facing hard time keeping the data pollutants out of their big data flow...
Jun 23, 2016
Organizations still struggle to derive business value from the big data initiatives. Only 27% organizations world wide admitted to have profited from their big data initiatives, according to a new...
Jun 03, 2016
Big data has bigger challenges when it comes to implementation. Survey of Big Data Decision Makers by ATTIIV/O, the data intelligence company, reveals that companies are not mature enough to handle...
May 31, 2016
Adoption of BI tools have become mainstream across organizations. Like most other automation tools, BI tools too have contributed significatnly to enhance operational efficiency of organizations...
May 26, 2016
Big data and business analytics revenue will grow one and a half times from its current base of $122 billion (2015) to become a US$187 billion opportunity by 2019, according to market research firm...
May 24, 2016
Failed data Management is the leading cause behind failed business plans. It is causing US organizations a loss of USD 600 billion every year, as per Data Warehousing Institute. Many companies...
May 23, 2016
In what could serve as an example for regulators around the world, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has come out with a comprehensive report sensitizing the businesses to ensure that their use...
Jan 18, 2016
Big data technology and services market will grow at an average of 23% year by year to reach $48.6 billion in 2019, says a new report by International Data Corporation (IDC). "The ever-increasing...
Nov 16, 2015
Wikipedia defines the Internet of Things (IoT) as the network of physical objects or "things" embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity, which enables these objects to...
Sep 22, 2015