Worldwide revenues for IT Services and Business Services totaled USD 513 billion in the second half of 2018 (2H18), an increase of 4.5% year over year (in constant currency), according to the...
Apr 16, 2019
Traditionally, CIOs, who usually—and in India, predominantly—have come from a technology background, have found it challenging to effectively communicate with the CEOs, who generally come from a...
Apr 04, 2019
Digital transformation is sweeping across every industry we can imagine and the insurance sector is no exception to this rule. While the insurance sector remained quite a laggard when it comes to...
Feb 26, 2019
Feb 19, 2019
Today, startups that build tools for businesses looking to automate their customer service experience and operations are being acquired by global companies. Though they may have the necessary...
Dec 05, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
HDFC Bank has collaborated with Cisco to accelerate the bank’s digital transformation strategy and business growth. The bank’s focus on digitization keeps in mind the need to provide an experience to...
Jun 27, 2018
There are two kinds of organizations. One is where a user applies IT for business and the other where the user are the producer of IT products or services. In the case of former, the degree of...
Jun 06, 2018
VMware launched the 2018 “Tomorrows Edge - Business Innovation Tour”, a unique technology session to help growth markets accelerate their digital transformation agenda. The 2017 edition of this tour...
May 23, 2018
The productivity increase due to investments in new digital technologies is significantly more when technologies are deployed in combination, finds a new research by the World Economic Forum (WEF)....
May 09, 2018
Data storage and management company NetApp recently unveiled a new Data Visionary Engineering Center (DVEC) in India to help customers and partners collaborate, innovate, educate and drive digital...
May 09, 2018
SAP SE announced successful implementation of SAP S/4HANA Business suite at Larsen & Toubro Infotech (LTI). The implementation was completed in five months. LTI is undertaking several...
Apr 23, 2018
What the digital journeys of selected companies from three of India’s largest groups – Tata, Mahindra & Mahindra and Vedanta/Sterlite — tell us about digital transformation in India. Presenting...
Apr 19, 2018
Dr Anand Agarwal has been heading Sterlite Tech for last one and a half decade. Today, he is driving the change of the company from a cable and fiber manufacturer to an integrated telecom products...
Apr 16, 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
Read the first part of the story: Decoding Digital Transformation: The Imperatives here. Read the second part of the story: Decoding Digital Transformation: The Outcomes here. Read the third part of...
Apr 11, 2018
Read the first part of the story: Decoding Digital Transformation: The Imperatives here. Read the second part of the story: Decoding Digital Transformation: The Outcomes here. Digital transformation...
Apr 10, 2018
With an aim to deliver the best of its kind training and advisory services to organizations, Tata Communications has been selected as the principal partner by the Confederation of Indian Industry (...
Apr 09, 2018
Read the first part of the story: Decoding Digital Transformation: The Imperatives here. When survival—of even a market leader—is threatened, you go back to the basics. And that is what businesses...
Apr 09, 2018
Digital transformation is arguably the most used (abuse is also a use) catch-phrase of our times? All vendors—selling connectivity to anti-virus and all things in between—promise to enable your...
Apr 06, 2018
If you keep digital budget as part of IT budget, there is a high possibility that it might be reused in some form that is not really digital spend. The bigger reason, however, is that every executive...
Apr 04, 2018
Can the CIO drive digital transformation? Not surprisingly, you hear an emphatic yes, when you ask this question to the CIO community. The question is invariably interpreted as one related to...
Mar 29, 2018
Worldwide spending on cognitive and artificial intelligence (AI) systems will reach USD 19.1 billion in 2018, an increase of 54.2% over the amount spent in 2017. With industries investing...
Mar 26, 2018
Meenakshi Vajpai, CIO, Vodafone shares her views on being a practical CIO, implementation of automation at Vodafone, digital transformation and adoption of new technologies in the telecom industry....
Mar 23, 2018
Fortinet recently announced the addition of 11 industry-leading information technology providers to its Fabric-Ready Partner Program. These new partners further extend the Fortinet Security Fabric...
Mar 21, 2018
The need for digital transformation has reached critical levels, as per CA Technologies Asia Pacific & Japan Digital Transformation Impact and Readiness Study. 80% of business and IT leaders...
Feb 28, 2018
Edtech company Simplilearn has announced the launch of the Simplilearn Digital Transformation Academy in a bid to help enterprises gain the skills and strategies necessary to become digital-ready....
Feb 21, 2018
Today we are in the age of digital disruption and the constant evolution in technology is making everyone work on the go. It is all the more imperative for companies of all sizes including emerging...
Feb 07, 2018
Despite all the hype around digital transformation and chief digital officers, India, Inc. has less than 40 chief digital officers at the end of 2017, not counting the digital business heads of...
Dec 29, 2017
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
Jayantha Prabhu, CIO, Essar Group, talks about how the CIO role is fit to lead digital initiatives in the organization
Dec 06, 2017
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
According to IDC Asia Pacific Semi-annual Services Tracker, 1H 2017, the India IT & Business Services market is expected to rebound with a year-on-year growth rate of 12.5% and touch USD 12.1...
Nov 08, 2017
The 2018 CIO Agenda Survey has found that digital transformation is more important for banking CIOs than for all other industries. According to the survey, prioritizing digital business is first...
Oct 30, 2017
Unveiling its Internet of Things (IoT) vision and strategy, Dell Technologies on Thursday said it will invest USD 1 billion in new IoT products, solutions, labs, partner programmes and ecosystem over...
Oct 26, 2017
Gartner has revealed its top predictions for 2018 and beyond. Gartner's top predictions will enable organizations to move beyond thinking about mere notions of technology adoption to focus on the...
Oct 06, 2017
One thing that we have addressed time and again that the role of the CIO is changing or needs to change. The advent of technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data...
Oct 06, 2017
Cyber security remains top priority for enteprises across the globe. We saw some of the concerns surrounding cyber security getting voiced and addressed at the CLOUDSEC 2017 on 13th September...
Oct 03, 2017
With the kind of technology, talent and innovation which are currently available in the country, India will leapfrog the learning stages the developed countries have to go through towards realising...
Sep 28, 2017