No one needs any more reading material on Metaverse. After all, the 283-page report (“The Metaverse in 2040”) published last year by Pew Research Center opens with “Hope? Hype? Hell? Maybe All 3”....
Mar 10, 2023
With this month’s column, we start a 12-part series called Navigator MasterClass, wherein we will find our way through the myths and realities of one Bleeding Edge technology each month; in terms of...
Jan 19, 2022
The Indian economy started the decade of 2010s on signs of high growth, fueled by early recovery and limited effects on output from the financial crisis of 2008-09. From a robust growth of 9% in 2010...
Dec 02, 2021
IT executives see the talent shortage as the most significant adoption barrier to 64% of emerging technologies, compared with just 4% in 2020, according to a new survey from Gartner. A lack of...
Sep 16, 2021
Supply chain is probably the delicate aspect when we talk about businesses. These supply chains could be inward in terms of utilities, raw materials, etc and could be outward in terms of ready...
May 25, 2021
Worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services is forecast to grow 23.1% in 2021 to total USD 332.3 billion, up from USD 270 billion in 2020, according to the latest forecast from Gartner. “The...
Apr 22, 2021
Financial organizations are planning to invest in emerging technologies in the next three years, with cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) being the most favored choice, according to Gartner. “...
Feb 26, 2021
In a recent article, this columnist wrote about how COVD-19 has changed the speed of adoption of mature technologies that existed in niche industries. Here we will talk about how COVID-19 is pushing...
Dec 02, 2020
The 30 must-watch technologies on the Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2020 include technologies that enable a composable enterprise, aspire to regain society's trust in technology, and...
Aug 19, 2020
COVID-19 has had a catalytic effect on emerging technologies and has pushed several technologies into the forefront of methods to manage the pandemic. This is likely to be a watershed event and it is...
Jul 15, 2020
Majority of Indian digital workers using emerging tech to boost their effectiveness at work: Gartner
67% of digital workers in India said emerging technologies, such as Machine Learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT) are increasing their effectiveness at work, according...
Apr 17, 2020
Customer Experience (CX) is a growing priority among APAC organizations with one in five (19%) of them identifying CX to be the most exciting opportunity for 2020, according to a report by Adobe and...
Apr 07, 2020
Organizations on average are managing almost 40% more data than they were a year ago, according to Dell Technologies’ study, titled Global Data Protection Index 2020 Snapshot. With this surge in data...
Mar 17, 2020
The much awaited, much prophesized 2020 is here. In the last few years, we have seen a lot of forecasts and advices for CIOs, that tell them how their job profile is changing, how the expectations...
Jan 14, 2020
Today, we live in a world where technology is redefining the way we work, live and play. Significantly, our future is quickly being reshaped by digital transformation technologies like Artificial...
Dec 17, 2019
Four imperatives that customer service and support leaders must address to deliver digital customer service in 2019
Emerging digital trends are top of mind for customer service and support leaders in 2019, according to a recent survey by Gartner. Customer-facing artificial intelligence (AI), big data, customer...
Feb 12, 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
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
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