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
IT will fight back against ‘the big hack’ in 2016, as per Spiceworks security survey. As per the survey, IT leaders believe that the responsibility for organization’s security is in their hands and...
Jul 08, 2016
Worldwide IT spending is forecast to be flat in 2016, totaling USD 3.41 trillion, according to Gartner. This is up from last quarter's forecast of negative 0.5% growth. The change in the forecast is...
Jul 07, 2016
It is already a working technology. If commercialization efforts bear fruit, soon you could see your good old lighting device, LED—yes, light emitting diodes—carry your data at a fast, highly secure...
Jul 05, 2016
Five years ago, Mozilla launched its new identity management system, Persona (originally called BrowserID). At the time, a sense of optimism was in the air. Everyone thought that the new technology...
Jul 05, 2016
The noise created by the fan of your PC can leak the personal data, encrypted codes and every piece of information, as per the latest research by Israel based group. Fansmitter, a new malware can...
Jun 27, 2016
Data Security Council of India (DSCI) and Lockheed Martin have collectively launched a new cyber security education program for small and mid-size businesses to help them minimize risk from online...
Jun 27, 2016
Technology keeps on evolving and one does not realize its impact till it hits one on the face. World Economic Forum (WEF) enlisted 10 technologies of tomorrow that have been or are being evolved by...
Jun 27, 2016
New technology can enable people to send images without the mainstream network access and without the internet reach. The new machine to machine (M2M) technology, processed by NEC, can not only...
Jun 22, 2016
A global forum called xDedic has become an underground market place for cyber criminals to buy and sell access to compromised servers for as little as USD 6 each. The cyber criminal trading platform...
Jun 17, 2016
An organisation can improve their inventory accuracy up to 98-99.9% by simply replacing their ultra-high frequency (UHF) tags with Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology, according to Zebra...
Jun 15, 2016
Enterprises have moved to cloud and those left behind are working hard to take their companies ‘higher’. Despite the cloud services being widely accepted by the business throughout the world, the...
Jun 06, 2016
The global enterprise networking market is expected to reach USD 64.63 billion by 2024, as per a new report by Grand View Research. Ethernet switch is estimated to reach over USD 23.54billion by...
Jun 06, 2016
Recently, analytics company Tableau Software announced partnerships with four companies to bring data analytics skill training to professionals and students. One of the partners is Udacity, which is...
May 30, 2016
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