The historic SC judgment on privacy has accelerated creation of personal data protection legislation. The new regime will bring in a set of new obligations for the businesses. Its time to examine the...
Oct 09, 2017
Rajesh Uppal, CIO & Executive officer(IT) , Maruti Suzuki India discusses how CIOs need to lead the technology and customer experience strategy of their enterprise to tackle the ever changing...
Sep 15, 2017
CIOs are still being seen as the prime drivers of digital transformation by the CEOs, reveled a new survey among 400 global CEOs. As many as 47% of the responding CEOs said it is their CIOs who are...
Sep 12, 2017
Some very incisive presentations, technology insights, leadership talks, inspiring speeches and policy briefings, interactive sessions, engaging workshops, collaborative knowledge sharing—along with...
Aug 25, 2017
How has digital transformation impacted businesses in India? Digital transformation is a buzzword today irrespective of whether you are a consumer or a business. Whether you are a tech player or an...
Jul 31, 2017
Rajendra Deshpande, CIO, Intelenet Global Services talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: How do you think the year 2020 will be a...
Jul 24, 2017
Market hype and growing interest in artificial intelligence (AI) are forcing established software vendors to introduce AI into their product strategy, creating considerable confusion in the process,...
Jul 18, 2017
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...
Jul 11, 2017
Priya Dar, Head of IT Applications at Godfrey Phillips has been appointed to serve as CIO at the company. Dar, who is a 2016 NEXT100 Winner and was among the 7 women IT leaders felicitated at the...
Jul 04, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Rajesh Uppal, Executive Officer (IT) and CIO, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to...
Apr 27, 2017
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
Pankaj Kankar, CTO, Lenskart talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Challenges that CTOs will face in 2020. One of the key challenges is how we...
Apr 20, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
What are the most important elements when you oversee Global IT? It is extremely important to understand the culture which is impacting the people, process and technology. It varies from market-to-...
Feb 15, 2017
Feb 03, 2017
According to Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast, 16% of US Chief Information Officers (CIOs) recently surveyed plan to expand their technology teams in the first half of 2017. Additionally,...
Feb 03, 2017
VMware announced the findings from a joint study with Frost & Sullivan. As the demand for real-time access to information increases, a mobile environment is fast becoming a business imperative to...
Jan 24, 2017
Organizations spend an average of 5.6% of the overall IT budget on IT security and risk management, according to the most recent IT Key Metrics Data from Gartner, Inc. However, IT security spending...
Dec 09, 2016
What is spurring interest in DevOps in India? Do you see any difference between rest of the world and India? Abhilash: There are multiple areas in which DevOps in India has kicked off in the last 18...
Dec 08, 2016
Just before the festive season, Indian consumers were hit with the news of a widespread breach with their debit cards, involving possibly 19 banks, though none is sure what the actual number could be...
Dec 05, 2016
The new shared economy is triggering a business and IT transformation across all industries, and the results are visible to all of us in our daily lives, whether it’s using Uber for rides across...
Nov 25, 2016
Driven by growth in software and IT services revenue, research agency, Gartner, forecasts that the IT spending in India will reach USD72.4 billion in 2017 - up 6.9% from 2016. Analysts said the key...
Nov 17, 2016
Gartner's second annual Chief Data Officer (CDO) survey has found that early adopters of the CDO role and the Office of the CDO (OCDO) are pioneering a new organizational function, to go alongside...
Nov 15, 2016
By 2020, smart machines will be one of the top five investment priorities for more than 30% of CIOs, according to Gartner. With smart machines moving towards fully autonomous operation for the first...
Oct 27, 2016
Most Insurers will partner with or acquire insurance technology startups to secure their competitive positions in the next two years. Insurance sector CIOs need to expand their market insight...
Oct 24, 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
New technologies will bring more talent shortage. According to Insights From the 2016 Gartner CIO Agenda Report, talent has now been recognized globally as the single biggest issue standing in...
Oct 19, 2016
As digitization matures, enterprises are increasingly finding themselves being part of a digital ecosystem. Despite only a modest increase in the enterprise IT budget (2.2% globally), spend on...
Oct 18, 2016
At the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, which is taking place at Stamford, Connecticut, analysts announced the top predictions for CIOs and IT organizations in 2017 and beyond. The research firm forecasts...
Oct 18, 2016
Digitalization has changed the way organisations look at cyber security. More than 59% of CIOs and CSO have agreed that digitization of business ecosystem has impacted security spending, in the PwC’s...
Oct 10, 2016
What are the outlook and big business imperatives for Indian automotive sector? The Automotive sector in India is going through a growth phase. It is expected to almost double in the next five years...
Oct 10, 2016
By 2025, every industry will be transformed by digital business, as per Gartner, then what is going to be give one organisation edge over the other is not when one adopted digital but how well they...
Oct 06, 2016
What have been the most important changes in a CISO’s role in the last five years? Over the years, CISOs have become part of the board of directors’ discussion for any role, for example, compliance...
Sep 29, 2016
Fueled by uncountable data (analytics and AI as well) ‘algorithmic business’ will continue to grow and disrupt your business. It is time for CIO to stand up and take charge. Algorithms, artificial...
Sep 28, 2016
With the convergence of devices, bots, things and people, organizations will need to master two dimensions of mobility, according to Gartner. CIOs and IT leaders will need to excel at mainstream...
Sep 27, 2016