That India lags behind in the wider application of high-performance computing (HPC) is not exactly news. But despite less-than-encouraging average, India’s best in many areas—from education to wealth...
Dec 10, 2019
Data is the new ‘oil’ and the Oil & Gas industry is at the cusp of an ongoing digital transformation dealing with its key differentiator ‘Data’. While it can be argued that the Oil & Gas...
Dec 05, 2019
After a host of privacy regulation globally—such as European GDPR and UK Data Protection law—India is all set to enact its own privacy regulation. The Personal Data Protection Bill, after a lot of...
Dec 02, 2019
Worldwide spending on augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) will be USD 18.8 billion in 2020, an increase of 78.5% over the USD 10.5 billion, expected to be spent in 2019, according to IDC’s...
Nov 28, 2019
Advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Counter Threat Intelligence will evolve and this will shift the traditional advantage of the cybercriminal, according to Fortinet’s threat landscape...
Nov 25, 2019
Reliance on Artificial Intelligence (AI) to combat cybersecurity threats is forecasted to increase by several orders of magnitude over the next five years. A report from P&S Market Research says...
Nov 25, 2019
Organizations will face a growing risk from their cloud and the supply chain, according to Trend Micro’s 2020 predictions report. The growing popularity of cloud and DevOps environments will continue...
Nov 21, 2019
Asia/Pacific spending on blockchain solutions will reach USD 522.7 million in 2019 – recording an increase of 81% when compared to 2018 – according to the latest IDC Worldwide Semiannual Blockchain...
Nov 19, 2019
The worldwide public cloud services market is forecast to grow 17% in 2020 to total USD 266.4 billion, up from USD 227.8 billion in 2019, according to Gartner. “At this point, cloud adoption is...
Nov 18, 2019
Fewer than half (47%) of cybersecurity professionals have a plan in place to deal with attacks on their IoT devices and equipment, despite the fact that nine out of ten expressed concerns over future...
Nov 15, 2019
The year 2020 will finally see all the hype words of the past decade come together to create completely connected environments that are capable of running themselves autonomously to build more...
Nov 14, 2019
7.2 billion malware attacks were launched in the first three quarters of 2019 as well as 151.9 million ransomware attacks, marking 15% and 5% year-over-year declines, respectively, according to...
Nov 13, 2019
IT spending in India will total USD 94 billion in 2020, up from USD 88.5 billion in 2019 (an increase of 6.6%), according to Gartner. “2020 will be a rebound year for India’s IT spending as consumers...
Nov 11, 2019
50% of people with a smartphone but without a bank account will use a mobile-accessible cryptocurrency account, according to Gartner. This is among the top strategic predictions for 2020 and beyond,...
Nov 07, 2019
Artificial Intelligence is already impacting our lives in a major way. Be it getting driving instructions through our smart phone or getting daily reminders by our fitness device to increase our...
Oct 31, 2019
Gartner has identified nine digital experience trends that organizations need to explore in 2020. CIOs should consider these trends in their strategic planning over the next 12 months as the span of...
Oct 29, 2019
The march to digitalization is so commonplace today that 40% of global CIOs have reached scale for their digital endeavors, more than doubling the proportion of enterprises from 2018, according to...
Oct 24, 2019
Over 50% enterprises believe 5G will help customer acquisition and generate new revenue streams, according to Infosys Knowledge Institute’s market research titled, ‘State of 5G – The Road Ahead’. The...
Oct 23, 2019
Climate change is the most important crisis the planet is facing today. Millions of people from all over the world took to the streets recently demanding urgent governmental action to help control...
Oct 17, 2019
A record 61% of enterprises worldwide are on the path to becoming “intelligent,” compared to only 49% in 2018, according to Zebra Technologies Corporation’s third annual Intelligent Enterprise Index...
Oct 16, 2019
Operator and vendor revenues across seven key cloud service and infrastructure market segments for the first half of 2019 passed the USD 150 billion milestone, having grown by 24% from the first half...
Oct 15, 2019
Indian organizations rely more on automation for cybersecurity, as workloads of Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) are currently too heavy to take on new responsibilities, according to Cisco...
Oct 11, 2019
Internet users in Asia-Pacific want security and privacy guarantees for the Internet of Things (IoT) -- the rapidly expanding network of devices, physical objects, services and applications that...
Sep 30, 2019
The Directorate General of Training (DGT) division of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, has signed an agreement with Global IT major IBM where the latter will carry out a...
Sep 25, 2019
The business impact of blockchain will be transformational across most industries within five to 10 years, according to Gartner’s 2019 Hype Cycle for Blockchain Business. “Even though they are still...
Sep 12, 2019
Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Robotic Desktop Automation (RDA) is highly effective in streamlining work – though achieving and maintaining those results isn’t as simple as it seems, according...
Sep 11, 2019
The enterprise and automotive Internet of Things (IoT) market will grow to 5.8 billion endpoints in 2020, a 21% increase from 2019, according to Gartner. By the end of 2019, 4.8 billion endpoints are...
Aug 29, 2019
Businesses are increasing the pace of investment in AI systems to defend against the next generation of cyberattacks, according to Capgemini Research Institute’s Reinventing Cybersecurity with...
Aug 29, 2019
The global artificial intelligence (AI) in cyber security market was USD 7.1 billion in 2018 and is expected to reach approximately USD 30.9 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of slightly above 23.4% between...
Aug 28, 2019
Q2 spend on cloud infrastructure services jumped 39% from the second quarter of 2018, according to new data from Synergy Research Group. In line with expectations this growth rate is nudging down...
Aug 27, 2019
Almost half (49%) of businesses believe cloud apps make them a target for cyber-attacks, according to new research from Thales. Surveying 1,050 IT decision makers globally, Thales’ 2019 Access...
Aug 14, 2019
There will be a rise in 5G adoption, cloud-based business applications and Artificial Intelligence (AI) deployments by large organizations by 2025, according to Huawei’s Global Industry Vision (GIV)...
Aug 12, 2019
Worldwide spending on customer experience (CX) technologies will total USD 508 billion in 2019, an increase of 7.9% over 2018, according to IDC’s inaugural Worldwide Semiannual Customer Experience...
Aug 08, 2019
In 2021, artificial intelligence (AI) augmentation will create USD 2.9 trillion of business value and 6.2 billion hours of worker productivity globally, according to Gartner. Gartner defines...
Aug 07, 2019
Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) infrastructure market will grow at a 30.8% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2018 to 2023 to reach USD 5.25 billion, according to IDC’s SD-WAN...
Jul 31, 2019
The role of the Chief Information Officer or the CIO has grown over the years. The disruptive potential of digital technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and automation are replacing the...
Jul 19, 2019
Organizations that are working with artificial intelligence (AI) or machine learning (ML) have, on average, four AI/ML projects in place, according to a recent survey by Gartner. Of all respondents,...
Jul 18, 2019
Trust is critical for organizations to succeed in this digital world as consumers overwhelmingly prefer to transact with a trusted digital platform. However, a new study jointly conducted by...
Jul 04, 2019
By 2022, 75% of all databases will be deployed or migrated to a cloud platform, with only 5% ever considered for repatriation to on-premises, according to Gartner. This trend will largely be due to...
Jul 01, 2019
As enterprises across industries are increasingly focusing on digital transformation, experts believe that automation of business processes has made considerable headway and is clearly becoming a C-...
Jun 28, 2019
Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software revenue grew 63.1% in 2018 to USD 846 million, making it the fastest-growing segment of the global enterprise software market, according to Gartner. Gartner...
Jun 27, 2019
Until recently, the enterprise segment has been slow to incorporate AI as a security measure – the obvious reason being AI itself is still a work in progress and it took a while for CIO/CISOs to cut...
Jun 26, 2019
Mobile technology investment will be a growing priority for up to 60% of Asia-Pacific organizations, according to Zebra Technologies Corporation’s Asia-Pacific vision study on the Future of Field...
Jun 25, 2019
Vendor revenue from sales of IT infrastructure products (server, enterprise storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud environments, including public and private cloud, grew 11.4% year over year in the...
Jun 21, 2019
The number of devices connected to the Internet, including the machines, sensors, and cameras that make up the Internet of Things (IoT), continues to grow at a steady pace. According to IDC, there...
Jun 20, 2019
Leveraging the automation continuum is security and risk management leaders’ latest imperative in creating and preserving value at their organization, according to Gartner. Katell Thielemann,...
Jun 20, 2019
Public cloud services revenue in India will total USD 2.4 billion in 2019, an increase of 24.3% from 2018, according to Gartner. Although India revenue will only represent 1.2% of the global public...
Jun 19, 2019
Worldwide spending on customer experience and relationship management (CRM) software grew 15.6% to reach USD 48.2 billion in 2018, according to Gartner. CRM remains both the largest and the fastest...
Jun 17, 2019
Healthcare professionals are mostly concerned about the risks associated with Internet of Things (IoT), medical devices, third-party vendors, and program development/management, according to...
Jun 12, 2019
Many businesses are turning to artificial intelligence (AI) such as digital assistants and chatbots to improve the customer experience. However, a new report released by Pegasystems indicates that...
Jun 11, 2019