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
As businesses increasingly undertake the digital journey, two-speed IT—the term Gartner uses to describe the separation of business applications and infrastructure—is becoming the norm. The agenda...
Dec 06, 2016
Shalimar Paints is the oldest player in the INR 40,000-crore Indian paints industry. Important national buildings, such as Howrah Bridge, Rashtrapati Bhawan and All India Institute of Medical...
Dec 05, 2016
Mobile device adoption in the workplace is not yet mature, found a recent survey from Gartner. Athough 80% of workers surveyed received one or more corporate-issued devices, desktops are still the...
Nov 30, 2016
In the tech industry, 2016 can easily be described as the Year of the chatbot. It has gone from being a virtually unknown concept at the beginning of the year to the most talked about topic in tech....
Nov 28, 2016
The new shared economy is triggering a business and IT transformation across all industries, and the results are visible to all of us in our daily lives, whether it’s using Uber for rides across...
Nov 25, 2016
Blockchain is a technology for a new generation of transactional applications that establishes trust, accountability and transparency while streamlining business processes. It is a design pattern...
Nov 18, 2016
Data scientists will record the highest jump of 6.4% in salaries in 2017, among all IT professionals in the US, according to 2017 Salary Guide for IT Professionals, released by recruitment firm,...
Nov 17, 2016
Driven by growth in software and IT services revenue, research agency, Gartner, forecasts that the IT spending in India will reach USD72.4 billion in 2017 - up 6.9% from 2016. Analysts said the key...
Nov 17, 2016
Data analytics company, Tableau Software added 3,900 new customers in the August of 2016, bringing its customer base to more than 46,000 across the globe. The company’s revenue increased 32% over...
Nov 17, 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
“Traditionally, the responsibility of handling and managing data has remained with the CIO, and therefore, instead of defining new roles, organizations are comfortable assigning the data analytics...
Nov 15, 2016
Since 2011, data has continuously made a comeback in our office discussions and business meetings. It has even crept into our coffee breaks. Questions, such as 'where do I begin?' or 'which solution...
Nov 15, 2016
More than two-third marketers expect their companies’ marketing technology (martech) budget to increase in 2017. Seven out of ten marketers think their companies invest the right amount in martech,...
Nov 11, 2016
As much as 58% network devices in enterprises globally are currently indicating an early refresh of network equipment, according to the Network Barometer Report 2016, released recently by network...
Nov 10, 2016
For tech companies openly supporting the democratic candidate, Hilary Clinton, their worst fears have come true. Donad Trump has been elected President of the United States despite a strong...
Nov 09, 2016
Digital transformation is suddenly gathering steam. For the last few years, we have heard leaders across lines of businesses start their digitization journey. While some of them are piloting new...
Nov 08, 2016
Public clouds and private clouds are the top technologies that will impact the enterprise over the next three years, according to a new survey by Pluribus Networks, results of which were released...
Nov 04, 2016
A new research by benchmarking and performance measurement firm, The Hackett Group, highlights four imperatives for achieving world-class IT performance in the digital era. The research, Four...
Nov 03, 2016
Blockchain technology has got a big boost with both the major payment companies globally—Visa and Mastercard—announcing their plans to embrace Blockhain, in a span of barely ten days. This is...
Nov 01, 2016
Big data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are the new enterprise favorite, indicates the latest NASSCOM Emerge 50 – 2016 list. It was found that 75% of the most innovative startups or emerging...
Oct 27, 2016
By 2020, smart machines will be one of the top five investment priorities for more than 30% of CIOs, according to Gartner. With smart machines moving towards fully autonomous operation for the first...
Oct 27, 2016
Artificial intelligence has been an area of interest since decades but it was not until recently that it has silently become the way we do business; and if the technology keeps going at the same pace...
Oct 25, 2016
78% of businesses believe digital start-ups will pose a threat to their organization, either now or in the future, according to Dell Technologies research. Almost half (45%) of global businesses...
Oct 20, 2016
Even though business dependence on technology has grown manifold, somewhere the image of corporate IT has taken a beating. It is no more that awed function as it used to be at one time. There are...
Oct 13, 2016
Not long back, Indians were skeptic of making online transactions or of doing card payments. Now, it is predicted (by BCG and Google research) that digital transactions will surpass the cash...
Oct 13, 2016
During a session on the Indian start-up scene in the World Economic Forum’s India Economic Summit, leading entrepreneurs and venture capitalists outlined the challenges ahead, given the obvious...
Oct 12, 2016
All you need to know about UPI There are some ideas that fail to catch up with technology development; newer technologies just leapfrog them. There are others that are well ahead of their times...
Oct 10, 2016
What are the outlook and big business imperatives for Indian automotive sector? The Automotive sector in India is going through a growth phase. It is expected to almost double in the next five years...
Oct 10, 2016
It is no secret that it is increasingly becoming easier to attract venture and investment by starting a tech-enabled consumer business. If not, you provide services to big businesses. But creating...
Oct 06, 2016
By 2025, every industry will be transformed by digital business, as per Gartner, then what is going to be give one organisation edge over the other is not when one adopted digital but how well they...
Oct 06, 2016
Last week, Google revealed the plan for significant geographical expansion of its Google Cloud Platform by announcing eight new Google Cloud Regions, including one in Mumbai. A region is a...
Oct 04, 2016
Businesses need a better way to face the mountains of data created every day. Depending on the industry, your company possesses between 1 million and 12 million gigabytes of information. Most of...
Sep 23, 2016
Assessing the emerging demand for business technology management professionals, leading online education portal, Coursera, in association with Indian School of Business, has launched a specialized...
Sep 20, 2016
Analytics and security are the areas within enterprise IT that will provide best career growth option to younger IT exectutives, reveal a quick CIO research conducted by CIO&Leader in the weekend...
Sep 19, 2016
Bernard Charlès is the CEO of Dassault Systèmes since 1995, and has been instrumental in instilling a culture of ongoing innovation in the company. He passionately believes that 3D technology is all...
Sep 12, 2016
A majority of enterprise workloads will run in the cloud in the near term. As per the latest IT executives’ survey by 451 research group, enterprise workload on cloud will rise to 60% by 2018....
Sep 05, 2016
Every one of us have been a patient in past, during which, we always demand best possible medical care from healthcare practitioners and providers. While receiving medical assistance, we presume...
Sep 01, 2016
Digital is here to stay and it is changing the way IT and people associated to IT - work. CIOs are most affected from this hurricane of ‘digital shift’. So much that, 50% of CIOs will not be there in...
Aug 29, 2016
As organizations constantly strive to improve the reliability and the energy efficiency of their data centers, a lot of attention is now being paid to rack power distribution units (PDU). Among the...
Aug 22, 2016
Manoj Sinha, minister of communications, called for holistic planning rather than piecemeal approach to achieve the vision of Digital India. The very existence of the country will be at stake if...
Aug 10, 2016
According to Forbes magazine, world’s top 3 brands in 2015 were Apple, Microsoft, and Google. One thing that is common in all the three brands is Artificial Intelligence (AI), it means the success of...
Aug 08, 2016
The Load balancers have come a long way since their introduction in the 1990s. What started as dedicated hardware designed for balancing load requests across servers has morphed into application...
Jul 25, 2016
Around 91% of organisations rely on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in their workplace but only 26% realize using it. More than 65% of organizations use AI without even realizing it, says the National...
Jul 21, 2016
That cloud has become mainstream, even central to, enterprise IT is not news; at least not in mid-2016. As an IT manager, you have probably been bombarded with tons of data on the impressive uptake...
Jul 18, 2016
Analytics and not data is the one that derives business; this is a known fact now. But when it comes to ‘owning’ analytics, there is no clear ‘owner’ who takes the responsibility or credit for it....
Jul 15, 2016
As Big Data definitively shifts from its hype cycle to adoption cycle, there is significant investment, lots of excitement, and heaps of expectation. It is time to take stock. And that is what a lot...
Jul 14, 2016
Indian business firms have a lot to improve, as per Global Data Protection Index by EMC, which ranked India way down the ladder in terms of data protection. Ranked 8th with a score of 13% - India...
Jul 13, 2016
Automation has become the basic element of digitization model for businesses across the world. This element is ready to jeopardize the job culture and workforce. Low skilled jobs will be wiped off...
Jul 11, 2016
Software-defined networking, taking the next evolutionary step as SD-WAN is becoming an increasingly preferred option for enterprises. Market research firm, IDC, forecasts that the market for SD WAN...
Jul 08, 2016