CIO&Leader

“(This is) CIO’s worst nightmare coming true,” said Nilesh Sangoi, CEO of Meru Cabs and a former CIO.   “Shows unpreparedness in terms of DR and BCP. How can a top airline afford this?” asked...
Jul 11, 2017
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Druva announced the Druva Cloud Platform, Druva’s Data Management-as-a-Service solution, is now available on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Snowball Edge. This solution allows enterprises to freely move...
Nov 05, 2018
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ZEE5, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd.’s globally launched digital entertainment platform has chosen to take its unrivalled library of multi-genre and multi-language content to the world with...
Nov 02, 2018
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The analyst community has already given a thumbs-down to the IBM-Red Hat deal. One analyst has famously called it a ‘desperate deal’. After falling behind Amazon, Microsoft and Google in the public...
Nov 02, 2018
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Increased competition in the external labor market is making it harder for organizations to attract new candidates and retain their best talent, according to Gartner. This is compounded by today’s...
Nov 01, 2018
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More than 93% of the Indian organizations are still in the early stages of maturity, according to IDC India’s latest study, titled IDC MaturityScape Benchmark: Cloud in India, 2018. This in IDC...
Oct 30, 2018
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A new global research report by Barracuda Networks, “Security, Connectivity, and Control: The Challenges and Opportunities of SD-WAN” surveyed IT leaders and networking and security professionals to...
Oct 29, 2018
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APAC is ahead of the US and EMEA in terms of automation for processes involved in the management of firewall rules and security policy, according to the results of a global survey conducted by...
Oct 29, 2018
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Asia/Pacific excluding Japan (APeJ) spending on security related hardware, software and services will reach USD 28.76 billion in 2022 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20.7% over the...
Oct 26, 2018
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Dell Technologies recently announced that Dell EMC VxRail hyper-converged infrastructure appliances, powered by VMware vSphere and VMware vSAN software, are certified by SAP for SAP HANA production...
Oct 26, 2018
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Worldwide IT spending will total USD 3.8 trillion in 2019, an increase of 3.2% from expected spending of USD 3.7 trillion in 2018, according to Gartner. Enterprise software spending is forecast to...
Oct 25, 2018
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Organizations may not be prepared for key digital disruptions, which include several categories of disruption, each of which represents a significant potential for new disruptive companies and...
Oct 25, 2018
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Coca-Cola India, one of the country’s leading beverage companies, has collaborated with Vodafone Idea Business Services, the enterprise arm of Vodafone Idea Limited, the largest telecommunications...
Oct 24, 2018
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Most chatbots still aren’t smart enough to meet consumers’ great expectations, according to a Pegasystems study. While most agree chatbots can be fast and convenient in certain situations, consumers...
Oct 12, 2018
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At the IoT India Congress 2018, Aeris, a preferred Internet of Things (IoT) technology partner for Enterprises, today announced that it was awarded a contract by Sify Technologies Limited (SIFY), an...
Oct 09, 2018
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Account takeover (ATO) attacks, in which a person's credentials are stolen and used to send emails from their real account, have multiple objectives. Some attackers try to use the hacked email...
Oct 09, 2018
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Dell EMC has announced several enhancements to its cloud-enabled infrastructure solutions portfolio to help customers maximize the value of their IT ecosystem and multi-cloud environments. Coupled...
Oct 05, 2018
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Although the vast majority of Indian organizations believe that advanced technologies will be crucial for future growth, few plan to increase their training investment significantly in the next few...
Oct 05, 2018
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Zendesk recently released the Zendesk Benchmark Guide for Enterprise, which outlines best practices for two different types of large companies: Digital Natives that have been considered digital since...
Oct 04, 2018
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Infosys Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Infosys, today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Karnataka Police and...
Oct 03, 2018
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Maharashtra’s Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) has announced its Tier III datacenter in Mumbai. The datacenter will focus on high availability services with N+1 standard facility which will be...
Oct 03, 2018
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Ajay Vij has taken over as CIO at Fortis Healthcare. He was serving as the Head of Supply Chain in the same company. Ajay has a varied experience being in core business, supply chain, IT, IT...
Oct 01, 2018
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Veneeth Purushotaman has joined as the Group CIO at Aster DM Healthcare. Before joining Aster, he served as the CIO of Fortis Healthcare. Before switching to healthcare, Veneeth served in retail...
Oct 01, 2018
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Asfar Khan has joined as the Director – IT for South Asia at Kellogg Company. Before this, he served as the Chief Technology Officer at Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt Ltd. He has also served in...
Oct 01, 2018
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Over one-third of consumers were not impressed with their customer journey citing an average or poor experience, with 83% of consumers citing that they had at least one issue while interacting with a...
Oct 01, 2018
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Premier Delhi-based healthcare provider, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals has awarded Xerox a multi-year contract for Managed Printing Services. “As one of India’s largest healthcare groups, we needed...
Sep 27, 2018
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After documenting improvements in Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance over the past six years (2010 – 2016), Verizon’s 2018 Payment Security Report (PSR) now reveals a...
Sep 27, 2018
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Just 12% of Indian businesses are Digital Leaders, according to the Dell Technologies’ Digital Transformation Index (DT Index). The DT Index, which was completed in collaboration with Intel, maps...
Sep 26, 2018
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Many network security threats today go uninvestigated, with IT professionals struggling to accurately prioritize alerts due to the overwhelming volume generated in an increasingly cloud-reliant work...
Sep 26, 2018
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Fujitsu today announced a powerful new service to help customers accelerate the enterprise development of blockchain solutions – ensuring they meet strategic objectives from business, technology and...
Sep 25, 2018
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Akamai, the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, and Ponemon Institute, revealed the findings from an APAC-wide study that identifies and understands the changes...
Sep 25, 2018
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Global spending on cognitive and artificial intelligence (AI) systems will continue its trajectory of robust growth as businesses invest in projects that utilize cognitive/AI software capabilities....
Sep 24, 2018
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Martech is capturing a bigger share of the overall marketing budget in organizations. It now accounts for about 23% of total marketing spend, up from 16% just a year back, according to a recently...
Sep 24, 2018
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ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, announced its launch of Browser Security Plus, a browser management solution that helps organizations secure their corporate data in the cloud and...
Sep 21, 2018
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According to the Akamai 2018 State of the Internet/Security Credential Stuffing Attacks report, worldwide malicious login attempts are on the rise. Findings from the report show that Akamai detected...
Sep 20, 2018
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Indian Staffing Federation (ISF), an apex body of the flexi staffing industry, organized the 4th IT Conference themed on Thriving in Smart Transformation. The conference involved HR leaders and...
Sep 20, 2018
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Indian consumers are more likely to trade off on app security for convenience, according to a study commissioned by F5 Networks ‘The Curve of Convenience – the trade-off between security and...
Sep 19, 2018
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28% of spending within key enterprise IT markets will shift to the cloud by 2022, up from 19% in 2018, according to Gartner. Growth in enterprise IT spending on cloud-based offerings will be faster...
Sep 19, 2018
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Over the last 24 months, quarterly spend on datacenter hardware and software has grown by 28%, driven by burgeoning demand for cloud services and increased prices for more fully featured servers,...
Sep 18, 2018
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The worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 17.3% in 2019 to total USD 206.2 billion, up from USD 175.8 billion in 2018, according to Gartner. In 2018, Gartner forecasts that the...
Sep 13, 2018
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Just when CIOs were beginning to become a little too comfortable in their ‘business’ roles, strategizing, talking the language of business, aligning business with IT, measuring business outcomes and...
Sep 13, 2018
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Global spending on mobility solutions will reach USD 1.8 trillion in 2022, according to a new update to the Worldwide Semiannual Mobility Spending Guide from International Data Corporation (IDC)....
Sep 11, 2018
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Most organizations are undergoing a digital transformation that directly impacts how they do business, yet 70% of employees have not mastered the skills they need for their jobs today, and 80% of...
Sep 11, 2018
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Anjani Kumar has joined as Chief Information Officer for AMI ( Africa, Middle East and India) Region at Nissan Motor Corporation. He was most recently serving with IT services company Collabera as...
Sep 06, 2018
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Cyber criminals are becoming smarter and faster in how they leverage exploits to their advantage. They are also maximizing their efforts by targeting an expanding attack surface and by using...
Sep 06, 2018
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The newly launched India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) has chosen Sify Technologies as its Network Integrator and Network Service Provider. As part of the INR 1877.20 Cr (USD 270 Mil) DoP modernization/...
Sep 05, 2018
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Indonesia ranks first among eight Asia Pacific countries in terms of AI implementation, with 65% of respondents there stating that they have either implemented AI in their business or are even...
Sep 05, 2018
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Speech recognition will reach the Plateau of Productivity within the next two years and six other technologies will reach mainstream business adoption in the next two to five years according to the...
Aug 30, 2018
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Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, at Axis Solutions Day 2018, shared implementation details of their large-scale community CCTV Nenu Saitham project in Hyderabad City. The...
Aug 28, 2018
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