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Talkinga at the sideline of The 17th CIO and Leader condference (CIOandLeader2016), KRC Murthy, VP – Production Services CTO at Deutsche Bank shares that “Fintech will have to build trust like legacy...
Aug 25, 2016
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Overall Internet of Things (IoT) technology spending is expected to grow at 16% and reach USD 253 Billion by 2021 from USD 120 billion in 2016, as per the research by Zinnov, a leading management...
Aug 25, 2016
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Customers used to be loyal to there banks, but it is no more the case  in the days of customer-centric banking. More the banks take time in adopting the modern financial technologies (FInTech), more...
Aug 24, 2016
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“I understand that there has been a case of hacking,” admitted Indian defence minister Manohar Paarikar, even as he ordered for a probe into the case of data leak about the six submarines that French...
Aug 24, 2016
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At the sildwalks of the 17th Annual CIOandLeader conference (CIOandLeader2016) Dilip Pandya, SVP & Head - IT & Shared Services, Indusland Bank shares that banks are facing difculty in...
Aug 24, 2016
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Troels Oerting is the Group Chief Security Officer (CSO) and Group Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Barclays. Before joining Barclays, he headed the European Cybercrime Centre at...
Aug 23, 2016
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Technology and crime have been best partners for fictions but in reality they are ready to be the enemies. As per the latest research by Unisys Corporation – a global information technology, the...
Aug 23, 2016
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Atul Govil, Chief Transformation Officer (CTO) & Head (SAP & IT),India Glycols talking at he sidewalks of 17th CIO and Leader Conference (CIOandLeader2016) said that tech alone can not work....
Aug 23, 2016
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The year 2015 was rocked by a torrent of Ransomware attacks with CryptoWall, TorrentLocker, TeslaCrypt and Chimera making major headlines across the globe. This year too attackers continue to...
Aug 23, 2016
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Talking on the sidewalk of 17th CIO and Leader conference, Milind Khamkar, Group CIO, Super Max said that legacy can not be written off completely as the new technologies and legacies are overlapping...
Aug 22, 2016
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India seems ready for technology-business amalgamation. According to a study by Assocham, India has the third highest base of tech start-ups in the world, thanks largely to the supportive ecosystem...
Aug 22, 2016
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As organizations constantly strive to improve the reliability and the energy efficiency of their data centers, a lot of attention is now being paid to rack power distribution units (PDU). Among the...
Aug 22, 2016
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Gartner reveals three distinct technology trends that are poised to be of the highest priority for organizations facing rapidly accelerating digital business innovation. Key technology trends that...
Aug 22, 2016
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Indian CIOs are still not avid users of Twitter as a social media platform. So, when we did a Twitter poll asking them about which functional head is essential (rather, which functional head is not...
Aug 19, 2016
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In the sidelines of the recently concluded CIO&Leader Conference in Goa, we interviewed quite a few CIOs individually to have a better peek into their thinking—their roles as they see them, their...
Aug 15, 2016
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Worldwide spending on information security products and services will reach USD 81.6 billion in 2016, an increase of 7.9% over 2015, according to the latest forecast from Gartner. Consulting and IT...
Aug 12, 2016
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Government is not guarnteed to be trusted, says Sankarson Banerjee, CTO, National Stock Exchange while talking about encryption. During the sidewalk of 17th Annual CIOandLeader Conference (...
Aug 12, 2016
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Almost half of the CIOs do not plan to remain CIOs in coming five years’ time and it is a good thing. CIOs are evolving much more than their primitive roles and gaining a well deserved space in the...
Aug 12, 2016
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Banks in the present scenario need to think beyond everyday banking thanks to budding digital ecosystems that are causing economic disruptions and pushing banks for next major stage of banking...
Aug 11, 2016
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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
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CIOs had to be ‘techie’, it is no more required. Technology has been a routine thing and role of CIOs is shifting more towards business, says Anand Sengupta, CIO, UTC Climate Control & Systems....
Aug 11, 2016
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Fintech platform revenues for unsecured consumer loans issued using machine learning technology will jump to 960% during the period 2016-2021, as per Juniper Research. Juniper, a market research firm...
Aug 10, 2016
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Manoj Sinha, minister of communications, called for holistic planning rather than piecemeal approach to achieve the vision of Digital India.   The very existence of the country will be at stake if...
Aug 10, 2016
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Saurabh Chandra, Head IT for Myntra shares that there is need for CIOs to come out of control structure. Talking at the sideline of CIOandLeader 's  17th Annual CIO and Leader Conference,(...
Aug 10, 2016
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Indian CIOs reacted to the news of Delta Airlines' masive operational disruption because of a tech outage by primarily highlighting two things: One, the incident just proves how critical is IT...
Aug 09, 2016
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The total number of IoT connections will grow from 6 billion in 2015 to 27 billion in 2025, a CAGR of 16% to generate revenue worth USD 3 trillion up from USD 750 billion in 2015, as predicted by...
Aug 09, 2016
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To err, they say, is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer. To really bring everything to a standstill, you need a huge network. As we celebrate the possibilities that the connected...
Aug 08, 2016
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Talking at the sideline of 17th annual CIOandLeader Conference (CIOandLeader2016), Virendra Bansal, CIO, SAR  said that "CIOs are not able to find suitable technology for business despite the...
Aug 08, 2016
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Talking at the sideline of 17th Annual CIO and Leader Conference (#CIOandLeader2016), Sachin Jain, CIO and CISO, Evalueserve said that rather than following crowd and what is happening in industry,...
Aug 08, 2016
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Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft, IBM and Google combined control over half of the worldwide cloud infrastructure service market, as per Synergy Research Group. They also continue to grow more...
Aug 08, 2016
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A US court has ruled that Bitcoin is NOT money. It has regarded Bitcoin—one of the pillars of blooming fintech industry—as a close reference to money but has ceased to accept it as the mode of...
Aug 08, 2016
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Indian companies are increasingly losing money to data breaches. As per a latest research by Ponemon Institute instiuted by IBM, Indian companies lost an average of INR 97.3 million in 2016, up from...
Aug 04, 2016
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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
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Skill shortage has been marked time and again as the biggest hurdle in having a secure cyberspace. But where exactly does the talent shortfall lies? As per the ‘Hack the skill shortage’ report by...
Aug 03, 2016
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Inherent application performance related to custom code is believed to be the main performance bottleneck in cloud apps by developers working on cloud applications, as per Evans Data Corporation....
Aug 03, 2016
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FinTech is a big buzzword. No one has any doubts that it has the potential to revolutionize the financial services in particular and businesses in general. While in the West, Fintech has been seen by...
Aug 02, 2016
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Paying for Ransomware attacks is like “buying attackers’ silence” said, Shivshankar Menon, former National Security Advisor and a renowned diplomat, at 17th Annual CIO & Leader Conference, held...
Aug 02, 2016
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Even as CIOs, CMOs and other CXOs debate it out who is best suited to anchor the digital journey, here is a contrariran view from the tech camp. "Digitization is not just a CIOs job", says RN Mohanty...
Aug 02, 2016
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This has been one of those eternal debates. What matters more—speed or perfection?   In business organization, this often becomes big with individual managers labeled as ‘perfectionists’ or ‘quick...
Aug 01, 2016
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The 17th Annual CIO and Leader conference began with experts from outside (neither CIOs nor technology suppliers) setting the context on the firstt day on 29 July. Shiv Shankar Menon, the former...
Jul 29, 2016
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Although cloud-based resources are becoming more important to companies' IT operations and business strategies, 54% of respondents in ‘The 2016 Global Cloud Data Security’ survey by Gemalto said that...
Jul 28, 2016
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India will have digital payments worth USD 500 billion by 2020, as per Digital Payments 2020 report by the Boston Consulting Group and Google. As many as 22% of all payments were cashless in India in...
Jul 27, 2016
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In what it calls a ‘strategic shift’, Blackberry is moving towards transforming as a security service provider, especially for enterprises. It announced secure enterprise mobility solutions - across...
Jul 27, 2016
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Gartner’s 2016 CIO Survey revealed five key innovation practices that deliver the highest improvement in digital performance. Interestingly, CIOs also indicated that these five practices were the...
Jul 25, 2016
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More than USD 1 trillion in IT spending will be directly or indirectly affected by the shift to cloud during the next five years, as per Gartner. This will make cloud computing one of the most...
Jul 22, 2016
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Organizations can cut spending on software by as much as 30% by implementing three software license optimization best practices, suggested by Gartner. The keys to reducing software license spending,...
Jul 21, 2016
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Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan singled out payment systems to highlight the big changes that are taking place through technology. He was speaking at the IDRBT Banking Technology...
Jul 21, 2016
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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
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Cloud was the first big disruptive change in enterprise IT in many years. For the scope of change, the conversion was really fast and fairly, if not fully, smooth. Despite some initial security...
Jul 20, 2016
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The browser finger prints or browserprints – the way one uses their browser to go to different sites – can leak the identity, location, preference amongst other personal information to hackers.   Web...
Jul 19, 2016
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