When traditional business continuity plans failed the test of pandemic, the unenviable task of keeping the companies up and running, even as shutters rolled down on large swathes of the economy, fell...
Oct 29, 2020
A recent report, titled COVID-19 Impact on Global E-Commerce & Online Payments - 2020 revealed that a double-digit share of online shoppers was buying more digitally due to COVID-19, and some of...
Jul 27, 2020
With the high level of uncertainty in manufacturing, supply chains and demand, that has been prevailing across the world in recent months, and economic growth coming to a standstill, it is pertinent...
Jul 23, 2020
At a high level—and contrary to conventional wisdom—not all IT budgets are being cut. Even with the economic challenges that COVID-19 has posed for businesses, almost 38% of enterprises are keeping...
May 29, 2020
Chief data officers (CDOs) and their data and analytics (DA) teams are focusing on the right priorities, but they are not yet achieving the best balance of their various responsibilities to deliver...
Jun 10, 2019
More than 87% of organizations are classified as having low business intelligence (BI) and analytics maturity, according to a survey by Gartner. This creates a big obstacle for organizations wanting...
Dec 06, 2018
Zoho today unveiled the next generation of Zoho CRM Plus, its all-in-one customer experience platform that empowers Sales, Marketing, Customer Support, and Operations to work as one. Now, Zoho...
Nov 20, 2018
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
Indian organizations are increasingly moving from traditional enterprise reporting to augmented analytics tools that accelerate data preparation and data cleansing, according to Gartner. This change...
Jun 05, 2018
Tableau Software has launched new offerings, Tableau Creator, Explorer and Viewer, which combine new and current analytical capabilities into packages, tailor-made for everyone in the organization,...
Apr 24, 2018
To help customers better manage the complexity and risk of multiple Cloud environments, Cloud infrastructure and business mobility leader VMware recently expanded its Cloud portfolio.By extending...
Mar 13, 2018
Alok Khanna, Executive Director - IS, Indian Oil Corporation talks to CIO&Leader about the future of the modern workplace. Here are the excerpts: What is your vision of the future of the modern...
Mar 07, 2018
The adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) platforms will dominate enterprise IT strategies in 2018, along with smart object storage, analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI), a new report said on...
Dec 05, 2017
“Data is a natural resource.” Businesses today are aware that ‘data’ is the next big thing in the industry. However, the real question is how to leverage this data through a business model that is...
Sep 27, 2017
Rajendra Deshpande, CIO, Intelenet Global Services talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: How do you think the year 2020 will be a...
Jul 24, 2017
Kanchan Ray, VP – IT, Nagarro Software Pvt. Ltd. talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to impact your industry/...
Jul 06, 2017
HCL Infosystems, announces a strategic partnership with Parablu, under which HCL Infosystems will offer Parablu's products and solutions including BluVault, a powerful data backup solution that...
Jul 05, 2017
Jitendra Mishra, VP – IT & CIO, Wanbury Ltd. talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to impact your industry by the...
Jun 30, 2017
Atanu Roy, Senior Vice President & CIO, Head – Global Information Technology, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from...
Jun 20, 2017
Pratap Gharge, Executive President & CIO at Bajaj Electricals Ltd., talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Things which are likely to...
Jun 07, 2017
Vijay Sethi, CIO & Head CSR, Hero MotoCorp Ltd. talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios that are likely to impact your industry by...
May 30, 2017
Vipul Anand, Group CIO, Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: What should be a CIO’s agenda in 2020? The focus in...
May 03, 2017
How do you envisage your sector? We are essentially into steel, power, mining infrastructure sector. We have been manufacturing in India, the ‘Make in India’ concept which we are talking today; our...
Feb 15, 2017
Imagine that you called your bank’s customer care number and a machine responded to you in your preferred language, understood your problem and solved it immediately – much quicker and more...
Feb 10, 2017
"Cloud, mobility, IoT and analytics would be the main drivers for 2017, 2018 and 2019. For mobility, we have thousand of applications which are desktop based. We have started converting them into...
Jan 27, 2017
Data analytics company, Tableau Software added 3,900 new customers in the August of 2016, bringing its customer base to more than 46,000 across the globe. The company’s revenue increased 32% over...
Nov 17, 2016
A couple of months back, we asked Indian CIOs on Twitter what is the area within tech that provides the maximum growth for next generation IT managers. Analytics was the emphatic answer. Except for...
Nov 16, 2016
78% of businesses believe digital start-ups will pose a threat to their organization, either now or in the future, according to Dell Technologies research. Almost half (45%) of global businesses...
Oct 20, 2016
By 2025, every industry will be transformed by digital business, as per Gartner, then what is going to be give one organisation edge over the other is not when one adopted digital but how well they...
Oct 06, 2016
Big Data investments continue to rise but are the growth is contracting, as fewer companies plan to invest in future, according to Gartner. Nearly half (48%) of companies have invested in big data...
Oct 05, 2016
Analytics and security are the areas within enterprise IT that will provide best career growth option to younger IT exectutives, reveal a quick CIO research conducted by CIO&Leader in the weekend...
Sep 19, 2016
Achieving the first milestone in Big Data Analytics, Indian Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) is now equipped with a centre for Data Management and Analytics (CDMA). This will help the CAG to...
Sep 07, 2016
About a year back, we conducted a research asking CIOs their perception of the ‘vision’ and ‘understanding of customer issues’ by the technology vendors in selected technology segments. The research...
Sep 01, 2016
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
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
Analytics and not data is the one that derives business; this is a known fact now. But when it comes to ‘owning’ analytics, there is no clear ‘owner’ who takes the responsibility or credit for it....
Jul 15, 2016
As Big Data definitively shifts from its hype cycle to adoption cycle, there is significant investment, lots of excitement, and heaps of expectation. It is time to take stock. And that is what a lot...
Jul 14, 2016
Software as a service (SaaS) accounted for 9% of Indian Software sales in FY 2016, according to estimates by industry body, NASSCOM. Calling it the Next Big Thing, NASSCOM estimates that the SaaS...
Jun 15, 2016
Big data has bigger challenges when it comes to implementation. Survey of Big Data Decision Makers by ATTIIV/O, the data intelligence company, reveals that companies are not mature enough to handle...
May 31, 2016
Adoption of BI tools have become mainstream across organizations. Like most other automation tools, BI tools too have contributed significatnly to enhance operational efficiency of organizations...
May 26, 2016
A majority of executives have strong appetite for advanced analytics technologies but are not sure about their organization's data quality management practices, reveals a new study. The latter is...
May 11, 2016
With the rise of low-cost sensors, ubiquitous connectivity and massive data volumes, the “Internet of Things” promises to change the world. We’ve all heard predictions about the billions of dollars...
Feb 16, 2016
The banking industry in India today, though developed, faces the challenge of connecting with its customers. Personalization is the order of the day and providing customized products and services...
Dec 24, 2015
Internet of Things (IoT) is the current buzzword Whether you look at VC funding of start-ups or analyst forecasts about deployment, IoT seems to be red hot. While analysts and CIOs talk of IoT, many...
Nov 16, 2015
Wikipedia defines the Internet of Things (IoT) as the network of physical objects or "things" embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity, which enables these objects to...
Sep 22, 2015