India is the on hit list of China based advanced cyber espionage group, Sucklfly. The hacking software which targeted many countries globally carried maximum attacks against India, as per cyber...
May 19, 2016
Digitally transformed IT systems can help organizations to increase the revenue by 12% and further decrease cost by 10% within 12 months, shares a latest report released by storage networking company...
May 18, 2016
A combination of factors such as convenience, awareness and growing penetration of smart phones are driving the usage of mobile banking in India. According to latest data available from Reserve Bank...
May 16, 2016
The worldwide x86 server virtualization market is expected to reach $5.6 billion in 2016, an increase of 5.7% from 2015, according to Gartner. Despite the overall growth, new software licenses have...
May 12, 2016
Cyber security was first recognized as a major global risk by World Economic Forum in its annual Global Risk Report in 2012. Since then, every year, cyber security threats—large scale cyber attacks...
May 05, 2016
Latest forecasts by Gartner, Inc. states that 6.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide in 2016, up 30 percent from 2015, and will reach 20.8 billion by 2020. In 2016, 5.5 million new...
May 03, 2016
Email is still the initial entry point into an organization for targeted attacks, the email-attack vector delivered malicious payloads to organizations in 2015, with a focus on Office documents and...
Apr 29, 2016
Business Intelligence (BI) tools are on top of the martech shopping list of C level executives in marketing this year. According to C-Level 216 Marketing Study published by customer analytics...
Apr 26, 2016
Like physical security threats, Internet security threats are getting more serious, even as the mechanisms to fight them are getting better. But as older types of threats are beginning to be tackled...
Apr 25, 2016
Email correspondence is second nature in today’s digital world because of all the inherent advantages it affords. The foremost among them - it provides a dated written record which can be easily...
Apr 21, 2016
The corporate world turned to the use of contractors in order to bridge the skill gap when it came to needing personnel for ‘non-core’ ‘short duration’ activities which did not merit investment in...
Apr 18, 2016
As much as 90% of the respondents have a high or medium degree of vulnerability to cyber attacks, finds a new study released by Tanium and NASDAQ. The study, called The Accountability Gap:...
Apr 05, 2016
The biggest cost to businesses suffering from ransomware attacks is not the ransom but the downtime, says a new study commissioned by Intermedia. Employee downtime lasts for days and while prevention...
Mar 25, 2016
Six out of ten respondents (58%) in a recent study said they are more concerned about uploading critical data to the cloud now, as compared to a year back. The same survey also reveals that about 82...
Mar 23, 2016
The global connected retail market size is expected to reach USD 53.75 billion by 2022 according to a new report by Grand View Research. Asia Pacific is estimated to be the most flourishing regional...
Mar 18, 2016
Myriad discussions on embracing cloud technologies by all types of organizations irrespective of size have been in the air since longtime with lots of views pouring like torrential rains...
Mar 17, 2016
Even as most large cloud service providers have either established or are seriously looking at establishing local data centers in India, a new report reaffirms that the US still remains the cheapest...
Mar 16, 2016
India is on the cusp of digital revolution, thanks to the government’s ambitious Digital India project and key sectors digitizing their service offerings. For example, led by Digital Lockers, the...
Mar 15, 2016
In the Managed Security Survey 2016 released by IT Next and CIO&Leader recently, information security managers in large Indian enterprises identified “expertise in relevant security standards” as...
Mar 08, 2016
The term “work-life balance” is losing its relevance. Work is becoming a fulfilling part of life rather than being just a means to pay the bills. So, it is only natural that people would want to...
Mar 07, 2016
The rapid proliferation of smart phones and the growing sophistication of users is rapidly changing consumer expectations. From booking taxis and movie tickets, to shopping online and paying bills,...
Mar 01, 2016
Close to 28% of Indian enterprises said their top goal from investing in collaborative technologies is to improve sales/revenue as compared to just 14% of enterprises globally. On the other hand, the...
Feb 25, 2016
Profitable growth, says management guru Ram Charan, is everyone’s business. Indian banks are at a crossroad. On one hand, India has the fourth largest number of billionaires in the world; on the...
Feb 23, 2016
Dr. Jai Menon, Group Director, Technology – HT Media Though clichéd, Darwinian principle of survival of the fittest/most adaptive continues to play an important role in business evolution. Over...
Feb 22, 2016
As many as 28% of respondents in a global survey said the responsibility of payment data security lies most with the CIOs, while another 15% said they must be with the chief information security...
Feb 19, 2016
With the rise of low-cost sensors, ubiquitous connectivity and massive data volumes, the “Internet of Things” promises to change the world. We’ve all heard predictions about the billions of dollars...
Feb 16, 2016
An overwhelming 78% of the respondents in a survey conducted recently indicated that there is an increasing need for professionals in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) domain. The...
Feb 05, 2016
Having the expertise to implement relevant security standards and delivering effective and rapid response to security incidents are top two expectations from managed security service providers (MSSPs...
Feb 01, 2016
“Mobilizing” security will make it more pervasive and personalized: a new, more secure identity lifestyle will be built around the convenience of ever-present mobile devices. Computer and network...
Jan 18, 2016
Even as cities fall over one another to go smart, here is a finding from ISACA, global association of security professionals that could serve as a warning against not taking adequate security...
Jan 14, 2016
According to the results of a new global study, commissioned by CA Technologies only 20 percent of organizations that have attempted to implement DevOps have fully deployed it. The research also...
Jan 13, 2016
Majority of large enterprises set to deploy SDN by next year…Most of large enterprises in India plan to deploy SDN in 2016…Will 2016 see SDN picking up in India…these headlines appeared in business...
Jan 13, 2016
Internet of Things (IoT) is clearly ruling the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016 at Las Vegas. Coming at the beginning of the year, CES sets the agenda for the rest of the year—on what is going to...
Jan 07, 2016
Smart cities will account for every one out of four connected thing deployment in 2016. According to a new research release by Gartner, smart cities will account for 1.6 billion connected things in...
Jan 06, 2016
As I keep reading the 2015 roundups and 2016 forecasts made by analysts and tech companies in the last few days, they seem to me to be too broad, though often fairly correct. More cloud adoption,...
Dec 28, 2015
Earlier this year, SAP honoured 25 Indian business executives calling them Digital Thought Leaders. Expectedly, these leadets came from various industries, both B2B and B2C. While IT/ITES industry...
Dec 21, 2015
It is true that the rapid advancements in the different technology solutions and processes of business functions are transforming the pattern of business activities in every possible way these days....
Dec 09, 2015
Interpol's Dr Madan Mohan Oberoi highlighted various aspects of global cybersecurity scenario The 8th CSO Summit of CSO Forum started in Chandigarh today. Among the speakers were chief information...
Nov 20, 2015
It is an indisputable fact that smartphones today areso deeply ingrained in the public psyche that they have become indispensable. Many organizations and businesses are now leveraging this ubiquitous...
Nov 19, 2015
On average, companies are wasting 37% of their software spend, according to a research, The Real Cost of Unused Software – 2015, released by 1E, a UK-based software lifecycle information firm. The...
Nov 17, 2015
Internet of Things (IoT) is the current buzzword Whether you look at VC funding of start-ups or analyst forecasts about deployment, IoT seems to be red hot. While analysts and CIOs talk of IoT, many...
Nov 16, 2015
Every market is different. Yet, few vendors get this simple truth till they try importing a model that has worked elsewhere—and is familiar—and fail. The India cloud market was no exception. Yet,...
Nov 12, 2015
Martech. How much marketing? How much tech? The question has dominated the debate around digital transformation for quite some time now. Martech, after all, is the basic building stone of digital....
Nov 06, 2015
This is the age of the user. The user is only concerned with whether or not the application at their end is flexible and responsive to demands, regardless of location, network medium, or storage. For...
Oct 29, 2015
UP and Bihar are neighbouring states. UP is the largest in terms of population while Bihar comes up third. Both play significant roles when it comes to government formation in the country, and bot...
Oct 25, 2015
Watch the exclusive video on "How to create a strategy of IT" by Ashvin Vellody, Partner, KPMG at CIONEXT (Presented by ITNEXT) New Delhi, Friday, 09th October 2015. See the pics of this...
Oct 21, 2015
Last week, IBM announced opening up of its Chennai data center. The Chennai data center follows its Mumbai cloud data center but is the first ‘public’ data center. The IBM announcement comes barely...
Oct 19, 2015