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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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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IT Transformation can result in bottom-line benefits that drive business differentiation, innovation and growth, according to ESG IT Transformation Maturity Curve India Report commissioned by Dell...
Aug 28, 2018
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GCR, a leading global online B2B “Partners Platform”, well known for its SaaS connected IoT solutions and networking infrastructure, has taken a step forward to enhance the Educational industry. GCR...
Aug 27, 2018
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Continuing regulatory change and data privacy & GDPR are seen as the top two challenges in the year ahead by compliance practitioners globally, according to the annual Cost of Compliance report...
Aug 24, 2018
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Cloud service demand due to digital transformation is changing the delivery of business-oriented solutions, with service providers ramping up their investments in new offerings to cater for their...
Aug 24, 2018
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Cloud computing ranks as the top risk concern for executives in risk, audit, finance and compliance, according to the latest survey by Gartner. While cloud computing presents organizations with novel...
Aug 22, 2018
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The 35 must-watch technologies represented on the Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies 2018 revealed five distinct emerging technology trends that will blur the lines between humans and...
Aug 21, 2018
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Essar Group has signed up Morphisec, an Israeli-based security startup for deploying endpoint threat prevention solution, based on the latter’s Moving Target Defense technology. Essar’s project was...
Aug 20, 2018
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Tanla Solutions Limited, one of the largest cloud communication providers in the world, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Karix Mobile Private Limited and its affiliate, a leading...
Aug 20, 2018
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Security services now account for more than half of the overall security spending in the enterprise and will remain that way for the next two years, according to data on worldwide spending on...
Aug 16, 2018
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According to a CA Technologies' Global State of Digital Trust Survey and Index 2018, consumer behavior reveals strong correlation between lack of business and lack of digital trust. The study shows...
Aug 03, 2018
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Rajnish Sinha is now CIO at Bajaj Electricals Ltd. He takes over from Pratap Gharge, who had been associated with the Mumbai-headquartered consumer electrical equipment manufacturing company for over...
Aug 02, 2018
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P Jayakrishnan has now taken up a new role as CIO at Muthoot Technologies. Previously, he was Associate Vice President at Muthoot FinCorp. He has done his Masters in Computer Applications from...
Jul 31, 2018
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On Friday, Justice BN Srikrishna, chairman of the nine-member committee set up by the government to draft a personal data protection bill, handed over its 213-page report, A Free and Fair Digital...
Jul 30, 2018
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According to IDC Asia/Pacific’s latest study titled IDC MaturityScape Benchmark: Cloud in Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan), 2018,  more than 85% of the Asia/Pacific organizations are still in the early...
Jul 27, 2018
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Smart City initiatives will attract technology investments of more than USD 81 billion globally in 2018, and spending is set to grow to USD 158 billion in 2022, according to the International Data...
Jul 27, 2018
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NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, announced the launch of two new high-density and hyperscale datacenters in...
Jul 26, 2018
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As organizations continue to embrace digital transformation, they are finding that digital business is not as simple as buying the latest technology — it requires significant changes to culture and...
Jul 26, 2018
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Two in three companies (65%) are unable to analyze all the data they collect and only half (54%) of companies know where all of their sensitive data is stored, according to findings from a recent...
Jul 24, 2018
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Broadcom, a leading semiconductor device supplier to the wired, wireless, enterprise storage, and industrial end markets, and CA Technologies, one of the world’s leading providers of information...
Jul 24, 2018
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Global spending on robotics and drones solutions will reach USD 201.3 billion in 2022 and achieve a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.6% over the 2017-2022 forecast period, according to IDC’s...
Jul 23, 2018
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Worldwide spending on blockchain solutions will reach USD 11.7 billion in 2022, according to a new update to the Worldwide Semiannual Blockchain Spending Guide from International Data Corporation (...
Jul 20, 2018
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Ransomware is replaced as the cybercriminal tool of choice with cryptomining malware, according to Skybox Security’s Vulnerability and Threat Trends Report. In the last six months of 2017, ransomware...
Jul 19, 2018
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Oracle has launched its Blockchain Cloud Service and businesses globally have started deploying an early adopter version of it. The service allows organizations to easily build blockchain networks to...
Jul 18, 2018
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Abhilash Verma, Vice President - Product Management, Citrix shares his perspectives on adoption and management of hybrid cloud, challenges faced by the organization and secure application delivery....
Jul 18, 2018
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Cloud service providers have a high degree of confidence in their business outlook as a result of very strong customer demand for cloud services to enable Digital Transformation, according to IDC...
Jul 18, 2018
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According to a recent release from Symantec, its artificial intelligence-based Targeted Attack Analytics (TAA) technology has helped researchers expose a new attack campaign from a group called Thrip...
Jul 16, 2018
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There has been a significant increase in malware volume, ransomware attacks, encrypted threats and chip-based attacks, according to the mid-year update of the 2018 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report. “The...
Jul 13, 2018
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Many organizations are still not compliant with GDPR legislation even though it has been in force since May 2018, according to Gartner. This is because they have not properly audited data handling...
Jul 13, 2018
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Internet of Things (IoT) is the most adopted emerging technology by marketers, according to the recently released State of the Martech 2018 report released by Walker Sands Communications. It is the...
Jul 12, 2018
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