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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Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) India launched of a Customer Experience Center (CEC) in Gurugram to demonstrate IoT-based smart city solutions to city planners. This has been launched using Intel...
Jan 17, 2018
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Coursera and Google have announced the launch of the Google IT Support Professional Certificate, a program that makes a well-paying career in IT within the reach of anyone, anywhere. This first-of-...
Jan 17, 2018
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As the new year begins, the CIO will have to revisit their priorities and introduce new and interesting "to-dos"in their agenda. This tweetchat will focus on discovering some interesting insights...
Jan 17, 2018
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Schneider Electric announced the appointment of Mohan Somasi as the Vice President of its India Hub Execution Center. Mohan has been leading Schneider Electric’s E-House Regional Application Center...
Jan 16, 2018
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Late visionary and tech influencer Steve Jobs once said, "We hire people who make the best things in the world." Today it is increasingly becoming difficult to hire the right talent for your...
Jan 16, 2018
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Fortinet has announced the availability of its Operational Technology (OT) Security solution for critical infrastructure and industrial organizations.The new solution integrates ruggedized firewall,...
Jan 16, 2018
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Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, today announced a survey, conducted on Indians exploring awareness and perceptions of biometric authentication confirms that consumers continue to have a...
Jan 16, 2018
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New data from Synergy Research Group shows that across six key cloud services and infrastructure market segments, operator and vendor revenues for the four quarters ending September 2017 reached USD...
Jan 16, 2018
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Teradata, the leading data and analytics company, today announced the appointment of Souma Das as the Managing Director for Teradata in India. At Teradata, Souma will be responsible for providing...
Jan 12, 2018
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Xerox today announced the appointment of Raj Kumar Rishi as Regional General Manager and Managing Director of Xerox India. In this role, Rishi will focus on driving growth and achieving the business...
Jan 12, 2018
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At the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (“CES”), IndusInd Bank and Dynamics announced plans to introduce the first battery-powered, interactive payment cards to the Indian market in 2018.  The new...
Jan 12, 2018
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According to a new report titled, “Conversational Commerce: Why Consumers Are Embracing Voice Assistants in Their Lives,” consumers are using voice assistants and the opportunities this creates for...
Jan 11, 2018
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Chandresh Dedhia has now joined Ascent Health & Wellness Solutions Pvt Ltd as Head of Information Technology. Ascent is a pharma supply-chain company focused at improving the accessibility and...
Jan 10, 2018
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Emotion artificial intelligence (AI) systems are becoming so sophisticated that Gartner predicts that by 2022, personal devices will know more about an individual's emotional state than his/her own...
Jan 09, 2018
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Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, has been selected by Bank of Cyprus to supply the world's first EMV biometric dual interface payment card for both chip and contactless payments. Using...
Jan 05, 2018
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*/ Today, Tribune carried a story showing how easy it was to get someone to hack into the Aadhaar database by paying only INR500 to instantly get personal details of any individual, submitted to the...
Jan 04, 2018
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The year 2017 was exceedingly eventful for enterprise tech. We questioned the existence of legacy and replaced them with more modern, more innovative tech. Be it Blockchain, Internet of things, Cyber...
Jan 03, 2018
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I am in all my senses when I call GDPR an opportunity, notwithstanding how ‘stringent’ and ‘suffocating’ it looks today! Two trends worldwide are making privacy a big concern—one, the rise of neo-...
Jan 03, 2018
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Niranjan Bhalivade has joined as the CEO - Information Technology at Trident Group, a leading manufacturer of textiles and based in Ludhiana. Bhalivade, who has served as a jury member for annual...
Jan 02, 2018
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Anand Thakur has joined as the Chief Digital Officer of Jubilant Foodworks Ltd. This is a newly created position at the company. A techie, Thakur served in various IT companies including Infosys,...
Dec 26, 2017
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CIO&Leader December Stories   COVER STORY   With less than six months to go before the most comprehensive personal data protection regime kicks in, Indian companies rush to comply with...
Dec 26, 2017
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Major Vikas Singh Yadav, an experienced information security professional, who was with the Indian Army and was working most recently in a government assignment, has joined as the Chief Information...
Dec 26, 2017
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Arindam Singha Roy has joined as the CIO of East India Udyog, a major transformer, conductor and EPC company. Before this, he was the Head of IT at SPML Infra where he was responsible for setting up...
Dec 26, 2017
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The security threats and breaches of 2017 have set astounding new records for personal data invasion. From WannaCry to Petya, the list of sophisticated and far-reaching breaches grows almost daily....
Dec 20, 2017
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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
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73% of Indian IT decision makers (ITDMs) at 250+ employee organizations are confident in their cybersecurity posture, despite 84% of organizations being breached in the past two years, according to...
Dec 19, 2017
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Firms are heavily investing in innovation centers in an attempt to keep up with market changes, but are failing to become more innovative, according to Capgemini’s Digital Transformation Institute's...
Dec 14, 2017
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2020 will be a pivotal year in AI-related employment dynamics, according to Gartner, as artificial intelligence (AI) will become a positive job motivator. The number of jobs affected by AI will vary...
Dec 14, 2017
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From cost containment to hybrid strategies, CIOs are getting more creative in taking advantage of the cloud’s economies of scale, says Nitin Mishra, Senior Vice President & Chief Product Officer...
Dec 12, 2017
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In the third quarter of 2017, worldwide server revenue increased 16% year over year, while shipments grew 5.1% from the third quarter of 2016, according to Gartner. "The third quarter of 2017...
Dec 12, 2017
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Every six months—in May and November every year—Top500.org, a site tracking supercomputers, comes out with the list of the world’s 500 fastest. The list provides data on the sites where they are...
Dec 08, 2017
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Throughout the year in 2017, security has remained a priority for enterprises from all over the world. It will continue to remain so in the next year. According to Trend Micro's Security...
Dec 08, 2017
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Despite massive corporate investments in artificial intelligence (AI), nearly three-quarters of consumers are concerned about AI infringing on their privacy, according to a new study from Genpact, a...
Dec 08, 2017
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In a bid to ensure on-time delivery competence and reduce supply chain pressure, USA-headquartered and Pune-based valve manufacturer, DelVal Flow Controls wanted to deploy an ERP solution. They...
Dec 07, 2017
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 As the role of chief data officer (CDO) continues to gain traction within organizations, a recent survey by Gartner, Inc. found that these data and analytics leaders are proving to be a linchpin of...
Dec 06, 2017
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Pratap Pat Joshi, Head IT, Mercedez Benz India Pvt Ltd talks about the role of disruptive technologies, and specifically artificial intelligence, in growing the business
Dec 06, 2017
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Mrutyunjay Mahapatra, Deputy Managing Director and CIO of SBI, talks about how enterprises and CIOs need to focus on security. He prescribes a framework called Step that includes security first,...
Dec 06, 2017
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Sachin Gupta, Senior Vice President and Group CIO at Havells India Ltd talks about the role of innovation in building the enterprises of tomorrow.
Dec 06, 2017
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Rajesh Uppal, Executive Officer IT, and CIO, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd discusses the impact of the rapid evolution of technology on his industry and the role of a CIO and CDO
Dec 06, 2017
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Jayantha Prabhu, CIO, Essar Group, talks about how the CIO role is fit to lead digital initiatives in the organization
Dec 06, 2017
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CIO&Leader November Stories COVER STORY The real impact of demonetization What we ask here is a very specific question that can be answered—and more importantly, is extremely relevant to our...
Dec 05, 2017
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As many as 96% of senior executives see close collaboration between CIO and CFO as critical or very important for success of IT transformation in an enterprise. However, a predominant majority (89%)...
Nov 21, 2017
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Worldwide revenues for IT Services and Business Services totaled USD 475 billion in the first half of 2017 (1H17), an increase of 4.0% year over year, according to the International Data Corporation...
Nov 20, 2017
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CIO&Leader October Stories COVER STORY We anticipate that the retail giants are gearing up for a second coming into e-commerce and this time they won't go down without a fight. How? Read on to...
Nov 17, 2017
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Don’t fear AI Machine learning can make the data analytics process more efficient, leaving the analysts with more time to think about business implications and the next logical steps. It also helps...
Nov 17, 2017
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According to 2018 Gartner CIO Agenda Survey, 51% of CIOs surveyed in India reported that they are taking charge of innovation and 49% have indicated that they are heading up digital transformation...
Nov 17, 2017
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Sandesh Govalkar has joined as Head of Technology at Mirae Asset Capital Markets. It is a homecoming of sorts for Sandesh who served in the company for more than four years before joining ING...
Nov 16, 2017
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Shiv Kumar Bhasin, CTO, State Bank of India discusses the role of trends such as UX, cloud-based services, and robotics, in the future of enterprise IT
Nov 15, 2017
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