It is ironic that in a culture where sacred texts start with teaching the importance and characteristics of the divine ‘wholeness’ (the invocation of Isa Upanishad), thinking in whole or ‘system...
Oct 10, 2017
Intel India has trained 9,500 developers, students and professors across 90 organisations in the past six months in the emerging field of artificial intelligence (AI). Intel India has...
Oct 11, 2017
In the IT and security circles, Sunil Varkey, VP & Chief Information Security Officer at Wipro Limited, is a well-known name. A veteran in the field, Varkey has spent over 23 years of leadership...
Oct 09, 2017
Gartner has revealed its top predictions for 2018 and beyond. Gartner's top predictions will enable organizations to move beyond thinking about mere notions of technology adoption to focus on the...
Oct 06, 2017
One thing that we have addressed time and again that the role of the CIO is changing or needs to change. The advent of technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data...
Oct 06, 2017
It is exactly one year since Raghuram Rajan relinquished his charge as RBI governor. As I was going through his newly released book, I Do What I Do, it was good to be reminded of the expectations he...
Sep 12, 2017
Early this year, CIO&Leader did a story to find that the consistent improvement in the hiring of women over the last year is indicative of a trend that is slowly bridging the gender divide....
Sep 11, 2017
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
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
Are some companies better at developing IT leadership than others? Data seems to suggest so. A little analysis of the data for winners of NEXT100 for last seven years shows that some companies have...
Jan 09, 2017
Firstly, they will have to come to grips with the Fourth Industrial Revolution, which is redefining entire industries, and creating new ones from scratch, owing to groundbreaking advances in...
Jan 02, 2017
Anil Kumar Singh is now CIO & General Manager (Management Services at Krishak Bharati Co-operative Limited. Prior to the appointment, Singh, who is an IT NEXT 100 CIO-2014 award winner, was...
Dec 19, 2016
Shalimar Paints is the oldest player in the INR 40,000-crore Indian paints industry. Important national buildings, such as Howrah Bridge, Rashtrapati Bhawan and All India Institute of Medical...
Dec 05, 2016
“Traditionally, the responsibility of handling and managing data has remained with the CIO, and therefore, instead of defining new roles, organizations are comfortable assigning the data analytics...
Nov 15, 2016
Anthony Devassy, the Chief Data Officer at SBI General Insurance is an extremely busy man. His day starts with the various business functions demanding information and insights which need to turn...
Sep 22, 2016
With a lot of buzz around digital transformation and the role of chief digital officers in media, we at CIO&Leader decided to find out just how many executives are there in large Indian business...
Aug 03, 2016
Six months back, CIO&Leader compiled the India’s first ever list of most active CIOs on Twitter. The story is still the most popular story of all time on our website. Along with the ranking, we...
Apr 27, 2016
If morning indeed shows the day, the CIO movements seen in the last two years may continue in 2016 as well. Some of the top CIOs have moved to take on newer responsibilities recently. Keeping in...
Mar 03, 2016
A few months back, CIO & Leader, did a story on CIO Appointment in America: The Indian Summer. It seems whether it is summer or winter, Indians are increasingly occupying CIO positions within...
Feb 09, 2016
Even as the CIO’s role in most large organizations getting transformed to a “business role”—as opposed to “tech role”, as most CIOs never forget to add—a reverse current may be flowing in the start-...
Feb 04, 2016
Earlier this year, SAP honoured 25 Indian business executives calling them Digital Thought Leaders. Expectedly, these leadets came from various industries, both B2B and B2C. While IT/ITES industry...
Dec 21, 2015
Indians today not only provide IT services to corporate America as outsourcing service providers, but do business alignment of technology as CIOs of American companies. Today, there would be close to...
Nov 27, 2015
The 2015 global CIO survey by Deloitte has identified three distinct type of CIO roles within organizations. These are largely based on the roles played by them based on the business requirement and...
Nov 19, 2015
In one of the CIO conferences, not long back, a speaker—an executive coach—described CIOs as being internally-focused and not too willing to venture outside their comfort zone. As many CIOs rightly...
Oct 05, 2015
What All a CIO needs to be a leader ?
Sep 28, 2015
In his address to tech community at Silicon Valley, which was attended by leaders from top technology companies such as John Chambers of Cisco, Satya Nadella of Microsoft, Sundar Pichai of Google,...
Sep 27, 2015
Hardik Bhatt, CIO, State of Illinois Unlike those of Satya Nadela and Sundar Pichai, their appointments do not make headlines in mainstream media. But CIOs of Indian origin seem to be hot...
Sep 21, 2015
For years, Career Is Over has remained the most common dry humor amongst the CIO community about itself. So, study after study concluding that CIO tenures are getting longer, sounds to most like a...
Sep 06, 2015