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CIO&Leader, the premier community platform and publication for Indian CIOs, is honoring selected veteran CIOs in India with CIO Samman, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of its annual CIO...
Jul 12, 2019
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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
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Worldwide revenues for the Artificial Intelligence (AI) market, including software, hardware, and services, will total USD 156.5 billion in 2020, an increase of 12.3% over 2019, according to IDC...
Aug 05, 2020
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The desire for attacker’s monetary gain and a continued reliance on COVID-19-related campaigns, especially within certain vertical industries are the two trends, which emerged from Mimecast’s report...
Aug 05, 2020
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Almost three quarters of large businesses believe remote working policies introduced to help stop the spread of COVID-19 are making their companies more vulnerable to cyberattacks, according to AT...
Aug 05, 2020
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Retailers in APAC are looking to harness technologies like intelligent automation, cloud computing and mobility to drive economic growth, according to Zebra Technologies Corporation’s 12th Annual...
Aug 05, 2020
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The need has arrived for core banking systems in Asia/Pacific to be truly digital, according to IDC Financial Insights Asia/Pacific’s latest report, titled A New Generation of Core Banking Systems...
Aug 04, 2020
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Cloud computing allows oil and gas companies to scale their data management and storage, driving greater flexibility in infrastructure costs. The high computing power delivered via cloud platforms...
Aug 04, 2020
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Data center outages are occurring with disturbing frequency, bigger outages are becoming more damaging and expensive, and what has been gained in improved processes and engineering has been partially...
Aug 04, 2020
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Indians have a high level of concern about the security of shopping online, with 82% of Indians concerned about this issue, according to Unisys Corporation’s 2020 Unisys Security Index. Security...
Aug 04, 2020
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Nearly 72% of IT firms operating worldwide have been working flawlessly despite various challenges amid COVID-19 pandemic, according to EmpMonitor’s survey on industries. Most of the managers give...
Aug 03, 2020
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Data breaches cost companies USD 3.86 million per breach on an average, and that compromised employee accounts were the most expensive root cause, according to IBM Security-Ponemon Institute’s 2020...
Aug 03, 2020
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Modern tools and technologies are important to support a remote workforce long-term, according to PubNub’s survey. The survey, which involved one thousand employed remote workers, highlighted that...
Jul 31, 2020
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At the end of 2019, data security was the #1 priority and it remains there now, with a whopping 76% of organizations naming it as one of their IT projects for the rest of 2020, according to Netwrix’s...
Jul 31, 2020
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The COVID-19 pandemic has presented an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for hackers and online scammers, and cybersecurity professionals saw a 63% increase in cyber-attacks related to the pandemic,...
Jul 31, 2020
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Q2 spend on cloud infrastructure services passed the USD30 billion milestone, an increase of USD7.5 billion from the second quarter of 2019, according to new data from Synergy Research Group. This...
Jul 31, 2020
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As the IoT data-enabled services continue to expand, the market is approaching the stage of data democratization, where real-time analytics is very sought after. Currently, data integration, real-...
Jul 30, 2020
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As companies in Asia Pacific start to restore stability for their businesses and employees, many organizations are proactively enhancing their healthcare and wellbeing programs, according to a new...
Jul 30, 2020
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While IT organizations cite multiple restrictions due to the current COVID-19 crisis, a Nebulon survey reveals limited infrastructure automation and high CAPEX as the most significant challenges for...
Jul 30, 2020
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Subscriptions exist today for a whole host of products and services, from getting washing tablets delivered, to accessing entertainment, to driving a new car every three months. Seen by many as a...
Jul 29, 2020
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With nearly 80% of respondents in a recent survey, conducted by StorONE, indicating that they have had cuts to their IT budgets, the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic have resulted in a...
Jul 29, 2020
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The COVID-19 crisis led countries and organizations to shut down physical offices and move operations online. This was not easy as IT professionals and departments needed to maintain business...
Jul 29, 2020
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Worldwide 5G network infrastructure market revenue will almost double in 2020 to reach USD 8.1 billion, according to the latest forecast by Gartner. Total wireless infrastructure revenue is expected...
Jul 28, 2020
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Internet of Things (IoT) is finding its way across various industries and applications, and the data generated from these devices is creating new opportunities to improve business outcomes. Managing...
Jul 28, 2020
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In the first quarter of 2020, DDoS attacks rose more than 278% compared to Q1, 2019, and more than 542% compared to the last quarter, according to Nexusguard's Q1, 2020 Threat Report. DDoS attacks...
Jul 28, 2020
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As many countries around the world emerge from the first shock of the coronavirus pandemic and stay-at-home restrictions slowly lift, many employers are quickly learning that returning to the...
Jul 28, 2020
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IT and OT collaboration using Plant Process Management (PPM) solution has become an investment priority for process industry manufacturers, according to a survey by eschbach, conducted by 451...
Jul 28, 2020
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The total value of the CPaaS (Communications-Platform-as-a-Service) market will reach USD 25 billion in 2025; rising from USD 7 billion this year, according to Juniper Research’s study, titled CPaaS...
Jul 27, 2020
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Digital technologies are increasingly exerting pressure on incumbents across industries to fundamentally reconsider their business models while giving rise to smaller, agile players that are enabling...
Jul 27, 2020
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58% of the organizations indicate that their immediate focus is on increasing supply chain visibility to help create operational resilience, according to IDC Manufacturing Insights Asia/Pacific study...
Jul 24, 2020
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With many millennials thinking they’re too boring for cybercriminals, 36% say that they nevertheless should be doing more to strengthen their digital security, but it drops to the bottom of their to-...
Jul 24, 2020
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57% of contact center employees working from home due to COVID-19 are now more likely to recommend their employers to friends, family, or peers than they were before the transition to working...
Jul 24, 2020
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There have been increases in ransomware, opportunistic use of COVID-19 pandemic, systemic weaknesses and growing reliance on Microsoft Office files by cybercriminals, according to SonicWall’s 2020...
Jul 24, 2020
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The worldwide public cloud services market will grow 6.3% in 2020 to total USD 257.9 billion, up from USD 242.7 billion in 2019, according to Gartner. Desktop as a service (DaaS) is expected to have...
Jul 24, 2020
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Phishing is the top digital fraud scheme worldwide related to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to TransUnion’s Consumer Financial Hardship studies. Among consumers reporting being targeted with...
Jul 24, 2020
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Criminal, political and nation-state threat actors have exploited the COVID-19 pandemic and related themes to target organizations across all sectors, including governments, industry, healthcare,...
Jul 23, 2020
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74% of IT and business leaders said their business will in some ways emerge stronger from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Cisco’s study, titled A New Perspective on the Modern Workplace. This...
Jul 23, 2020
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The overall server market in India witnessed a year-over-year (YoY) decline of 22.1% in terms of revenue to reach USD 232.1 million in Q1, 2020 (Jan-Mar) versus USD 298.0 million in Q1, 2019,...
Jul 23, 2020
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Despite intentions of returning to onsite operations in 2020, many employees remain concerned about their organization’s plans to ensure their health and safety, according to Traction Guest’s...
Jul 23, 2020
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There has been an average of 375 new threats per minute and a surge of cybercriminals exploiting the pandemic through COVID-19 themed malicious apps, phishing campaigns, malware, and more, according...
Jul 22, 2020
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Security and risk (S&R) teams most often use DNS to detect and block threats early in the kill chain, identify compromised devices, and investigate and respond to malware, according to Infoblox-...
Jul 22, 2020
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Enterprises continue to struggle in their efforts to deliver software efficiently and strategically, according to CloudBees-Accelerated Strategies Group (ASG)’s study, titled 2020 State of Software...
Jul 22, 2020
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Operational Technology (OT) leaders are highly respected in their organizations and that their teams are vital to their companies’ bottom lines. Cybersecurity continues to be an integral part of...
Jul 22, 2020
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What is common to Alexandra Lopez, Ivanka Janssen, and Jackie Sturm? They are top women leaders who lead their respective companies' supply chain/procurement functions. Yes, Supply Chain, one of the...
Jul 22, 2020
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Today, Commvault, announced the new portfolio of products and services to intelligently manage data at its FutureReady 2020 digital event. The icing on this cake, being, the new flexible subscription...
Jul 21, 2020
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The total value of B2B cross-border payments will reach USD 35 trillion in 2022 from a COVID-related low of USD 27 trillion in 2020; representing 30% growth, according to Juniper Research’s study,...
Jul 21, 2020
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As the phases of the COVID-19 pandemic progress, business leaders must reset their strategy and build resilience, according to Gartner. It is crucial for senior leaders to make strategic decisions...
Jul 21, 2020
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Kulmeet Bawa has been appointed as President & MD of SAP, Indian Subcontinent. Immediately prior to this, he was President & COO at Resulticks. Earlier, he was associated with Adobe in the...
Jul 17, 2020
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Hyperautomation, Digital Supply Chain Twin (DSCT), Continuous Intelligence, Supply Chain Governance and Security, Edge Computing and Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), 5G Networks and Immersive...
Jul 17, 2020
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