MonetaGo, the blockchain company that rose to prominence after it helped RBI’s banking R&D institution, IDRBT, in launching a pilot blockchain, has tasted success in India by launching a...
Feb 26, 2019
VS Parthasarathy, President - Mobility Services Sector, Mahindra Group highlights his key priorities and management strategies during lockdown. He mentions Mahindra lives by the ‘RISE’ philosophy,...
Jun 12, 2020
Sameer Agarwal, Group CFO, Manipal Health Enterprises highlights that all traditional Business Continuity Planning (BCP) got thrown out of the window due to the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. He...
Jun 02, 2020
Rajesh Uppal, Senior Director (HR & IT), Maruti Suzuki India highlights how IT & HR strategies redefined business continuity for Maruti Suzuki during lockdown. He mentions although the...
May 20, 2020
Dhananjaya Tambe, DMD & CIO, State Bank of India highlights some of the main challenges in ensuring business continuity once the lockdown was announced. He mentions getting people to the IT...
May 04, 2020
The role of the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is drastically changing in recent years from a tech-centric role to one having leadership, vision and a more customer-centric approach. In an exclusive...
Aug 19, 2019
Is the CIO’s role very different in a technology company? Before taking over as the CIO, I have spent close to 15 years at Infosys in business roles and joined CSS Corp in late 2016 as Vice President...
Jul 02, 2019
Being the senior executive responsible for all the technology, running a company is not an easy task. Today’s CIOs often have to wear many hats to get the job done, stay competitive and lead more...
Mar 26, 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
The agricultural industry has always been a high-risk, labor-intensive one, often impacted by unexpected environmental changes, economic downturns, and many other factors. But in the last few years,...
Feb 25, 2019
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
The cloud adoption rate in the enterprises has been fascinating. Citrix that has primarily been a premises-based product company. Today, Citrix has quickly adopted the hybrid way of life -...
Apr 17, 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
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
Monica Menghini, Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer, Dassault Systèmes, talks about the evolving nature of manufacturing and the role of the CIO, CTO and CDO. Excerpts from the...
Oct 18, 2017
CIOs today are testing how to make self-service tools most effective for their customers. Chatbots provide that opportunity - thereby delivering personalized, contextual asynchronous customer...
Sep 26, 2017
Kevin Simzer, Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing speaks about Trend Micro's channel strategies and plans in APAC region Could you please share your insights around major initiatives and...
Sep 18, 2017
How do you see the Indian enterprises dealing with the over load of data especially in sectors, such as BFSI, E-Com, Teleco, Retail? With businesses from all over the globe undergoing digital...
Sep 15, 2017
When it comes to securing data in the Cloud, enterprises, including small and medium businesses (SMBs), have to learn that security is not an isolated offering but an inherent part of the end-to-end...
Sep 06, 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
While enterprises are harping on the implementation of a single disruptive technology, here’s an Indian NGO that’s using AI, Blockchain and IoT to feed over a million school children. The...
Jul 26, 2017
The first ever Tour de France took place in 1903 and the first ever digital Tour de France took place in 2016. Dimension Data, an IT services player served as the official tech partner of...
May 12, 2017
Dr. Prashant Pradhan, Chief Developer Advocate, IBM India/South Asia, started his career as a scientist in IBM. Since 2001, Dr. Pradhan has dabbled in several key transformation projects at IBM,...
Apr 25, 2017
Nothing ever said is enough about digital. Organizations across the world are building their digital capabilities and adapting to change as quickly as possible. Sumit Bhattacharya, Executive...
Apr 06, 2017
How do you see 3D printing adoption in India? When I visit the companies in India, I don’t see any difference in engineering processes, tech sophistication and the manufacturing expertise compared to...
Mar 28, 2017
A lot is written about the digital transformation efforts in Indian organizations. Some surveys have gone too far to claim that 84% of Indian businesses are seeing moderate to significant...
Mar 23, 2017
What is your perspective on IoT from a Solidworks point of view? The Internet of Things is beyond just products. You can refer to them as connected products or smart products. Our customers...
Mar 09, 2017
How has your experience as a CTO of burrp! come handy in your new venture as the cofounder of Clevertap? Our co-founders Suresh, Sunil and I were colleagues at Network 18 before the...
Mar 06, 2017
While some private sector organizations allow family leaves, many others don't. And this may have a direct impact on the number of women leaving the workforce for the reason that they are unable to...
Feb 28, 2017
How do you see Indian enterprises gearing up for digital economy - in terms of data protection? Post demonetization, the entire nation saw a paradigm shift in business transactions. People went...
Feb 21, 2017
What are the most important elements when you oversee Global IT? It is extremely important to understand the culture which is impacting the people, process and technology. It varies from market-to-...
Feb 15, 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
CIO&Leader spoke to Sachin Jain, CIO-Global IT Operations & CISO at Evalueserve, as he shares his outlook on 'the year that was' for technology and business. Tell us about some of the IT...
Dec 20, 2016
Ashok Vasan is Vice President for Application Delivery (APJ) with CA Technologies, and has over 20 years of experience in the technology sector. Prior to joining CA Technologies, Ashok co-founded m9...
Dec 19, 2016
Aruna Ravichandran is Vice President of Product & Solutions Marketing, DevOps for CA Technologies. Prior to CA, Aruna was the Vice President for Marketing and Strategy for Software Defined...
Dec 19, 2016
Tell us about the implementation that you have done at Luminous in 2016. Luminous started its digital journey three years back. We created short milestones during this journey. 2016 was the...
Dec 13, 2016
How do you see the automotive sector in India and what are the most important elements for growth? Automotive sector in India has seen a decent growth over the last few years. Now, the automotive...
Dec 12, 2016
Juan Carlos Combariza, Director of Business Strategy WW CA-Offers & Marketing and Rajan Rahi, Sr. Vice President, HCL in conversation with Sachin Nandkishor Mhashilkar, CIO&Leader on the...
Dec 08, 2016
What is spurring interest in DevOps in India? Do you see any difference between rest of the world and India? Abhilash: There are multiple areas in which DevOps in India has kicked off in the last 18...
Dec 08, 2016
Pawan Chawla, CIO at Girnarsoft has over 18 years of experience in the IT industry. In a candid interview, he shares lessons from what he has learned -- from working in both -- startups and...
Nov 16, 2016
In a freewheeling discussion with CIO&Leader, Jaspreet Singh, Associate Director, Ernst & Young LLP, talks about the various facets of IT transformation and believes the finance organisation...
Nov 06, 2013