In an era of continuous change, a proactive and adaptive culture is a critical asset and CIOs will play a key role in establishing the right mindsets and practices. According to Gartner, by 2021,...
Feb 12, 2019
Mayur Danait has joined Pidilite Industries as CIO. Earlier, he was the CIO of Lupin where he served for nine long years. He was also associated in various leadership and managerial capacities in...
Jan 29, 2019
The number of enterprises implementing artificial intelligence (AI) grew 270% in the past four years and tripled in the past year, according to the Gartner’s 2019 CIO Survey. Results showed that...
Jan 21, 2019
Bhupendra Pant has joined OTE Group as CIO. Previously, he was associated with Welspun Corp as CIO & Vice President – IT. He has also worked in various leadership and managerial capacities at...
Jan 21, 2019
The Future of Work is NOW and who better than CIOs to understand and lead the transformation in their respective organizations to help them better prepare to be future ready? However, there are many...
Jan 09, 2019
Pavan Tsunduru has joined as Chief Information Officer of Great Eastern Shipping. Immediately prior to this, he was the CIO of Adani Ports and SEZ. He has been part of Reliance and Tata Teleservices...
Jan 02, 2019
Every year, in December-January, we are thrown with dozens of new tech forecasts that all look pretty much the same. But that is not the problem. If anything, it is reassuring that there is a broad...
Jan 02, 2019
There is no denying that the raison d'être of CIOs in an enterprise has to do with technology. While tech was, is and will remain the prime responsibility of CIOs, what they are expected to do with...
Jan 02, 2019
Crompton is collaborating with customers, consumers and partners. This is where the digital transformation of the organization is going to happen where the company would be directly interacting with...
Dec 27, 2018
Nilesh Mhatre has now joined the Bank of America India as the Chief Information Officer (CIO). Previously, he was associated with the Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) as the CIO....
Dec 05, 2018
In 2018, the theme for CIO&Leader’s annual Summit was Practical CIO. The Forrester 2019 forecasts validate that. Multiple predictions point to a shift towards organizations moving from generic to...
Nov 26, 2018
It is not every day that you get to see the same story on the cover of CIO&Leader and ITNEXT. With no dearth of tech stories around, why did we choose to put Twitter CIOs on cover? Because I am...
Nov 21, 2018
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
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
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
What is happening to enterprise IT? What are the top changes that you see that has happened in the past couple of years? If you think about what has been happening to IT organizations, about 6 or 7...
Sep 28, 2018
Digital Transformation from the Trenches: Transformation Strategies for the Digital CIO by Vivek Vishnu (July 2018) Publishers: Authors Upfront Pages: xviii+224 Price: INR 695 One of the biggest...
Sep 11, 2018
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
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
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
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
Even as we completed 10 years of the CSOForum Summit and completed the third set of NextCSO awards, instead of the usual looking back, we decided to look to the future. That explains the theme of...
Jul 17, 2018
A good two weeks after the Srikrishna Committee released its whitepaper outlining various issues to consider in a possible data privacy legislation in India, I tried to informally seek the opinion of...
Jun 08, 2018
As many IT workers develop greater technology skills and apply them to advance their careers, many digital workers in non-IT departments believe their CIO is out of touch with their technology needs...
Jun 06, 2018
Harmeen Mehta, Global CIO & CDO, Bharti Airtel has been awarded the prestigious 2018 CIO Leadership Award, conducted by MIT Sloan CIO Symposium. At the 15th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium,...
May 28, 2018
The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium recently announced the four finalists for the 11th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Award. Harmeen Mehta, Global Chief Information Officer and Head of Digital of...
May 07, 2018
Only 1% of CIOs revealed blockchain deployment is taking place in their organizations, with only 8% of CIOs in short-term planning or active experimentation, according to Gartner’s 2018 CIO Survey. ...
May 03, 2018
In the last few years, CIOs have been chanting the ‘digital transformation’ catchphrase as if it is a common cure for all enterprise IT worries. However, a lot of organizations have embarked on...
Apr 12, 2018
In the last four days, we have presented various importance points of debate in digital transformation as it is panning out in India, especially in the core sectors of Indian business. We have...
Apr 12, 2018
Sridhar Pinnapureddy, Founder & CEO, CtrlS shares his views on the changing role of the CIO, customers benefiting from CtrlS and the roadmap ahead for the company.
Apr 06, 2018
Sanjay Motwani, Regional Director, Raritan Asia-Pacific shares his views on intelligent datacenters, parameters CIOs consider in choosing the right datacenter solution partner and how his company is...
Mar 30, 2018
IT transformation has become a priority for enterprises globally. In order to successfully drive this transformation, CIO-CFO collaboration is important as these are the major players who provide the...
Mar 28, 2018
More than half of the CIOs in world’s largest companies plan to leave by 2020 and the businesses are not ready with a succession plan, The Wall Street Journal writes quoting a recent research by top...
Mar 08, 2018
Research firm Gartner advises security and risk management leaders to take a balanced approach to tackling a new class of vulnerabilities. Security researchers have revealed three major variants of...
Feb 15, 2018
Meaningful Artificial Intelligence (AI) deployments are just beginning to take place, according to Gartner. Gartner’s 2018 CIO Agenda Survey shows that 4% of CIOs have implemented AI , while a...
Feb 13, 2018
Cloud solutions, cybersecurity and analytics are the top technologies targeted for new and additional spending by public sector CIOs in 2018, while datacenter infrastructure is the most commonly...
Jan 23, 2018
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
The historic SC judgment on privacy has accelerated creation of personal data protection legislation. The new regime will bring in a set of new obligations for the businesses. Its time to examine the...
Oct 09, 2017
Rajesh Uppal, CIO & Executive officer(IT) , Maruti Suzuki India discusses how CIOs need to lead the technology and customer experience strategy of their enterprise to tackle the ever changing...
Sep 15, 2017
CIOs are still being seen as the prime drivers of digital transformation by the CEOs, reveled a new survey among 400 global CEOs. As many as 47% of the responding CEOs said it is their CIOs who are...
Sep 12, 2017
Some very incisive presentations, technology insights, leadership talks, inspiring speeches and policy briefings, interactive sessions, engaging workshops, collaborative knowledge sharing—along with...
Aug 25, 2017
How has digital transformation impacted businesses in India? Digital transformation is a buzzword today irrespective of whether you are a consumer or a business. Whether you are a tech player or an...
Jul 31, 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
Market hype and growing interest in artificial intelligence (AI) are forcing established software vendors to introduce AI into their product strategy, creating considerable confusion in the process,...
Jul 18, 2017
In public forums, any question regarding cloud security is summarily dismissed by vendors—and some enterprise IT managers—as being too 2012-ish. While vendors do maintain that stance during private...
Jul 11, 2017
Priya Dar, Head of IT Applications at Godfrey Phillips has been appointed to serve as CIO at the company. Dar, who is a 2016 NEXT100 Winner and was among the 7 women IT leaders felicitated at the...
Jul 04, 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
Suresh Kumar, Partner & CIO, Grant Thornton, talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from the interview: Scenarios faced by your industry by the year 2020? Our...
Jun 14, 2017