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Schneider Electric announced the appointment of Mohan Somasi as the Vice President of its India Hub Execution Center. Mohan has been leading Schneider Electric’s E-House Regional Application Center...
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New data from Synergy Research Group shows that across six key cloud services and infrastructure market segments, operator and vendor revenues for the four quarters ending September 2017 reached USD...
Jan 16, 2018
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Managing complexity is the biggest and most significant pain point that CIOs are grappling with today. While cloud has been projected as the path to bring in simplicity while delivering results...
Jan 15, 2018
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At the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (“CES”), IndusInd Bank and Dynamics announced plans to introduce the first battery-powered, interactive payment cards to the Indian market in 2018.  The new...
Jan 12, 2018
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WhatsApp has launched a feature in its beta version that will let users switch to video calls from voice calls at the touch of a button.According to a report in the Independent, if you are in the...
Jan 10, 2018
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Emotion artificial intelligence (AI) systems are becoming so sophisticated that Gartner predicts that by 2022, personal devices will know more about an individual's emotional state than his/her own...
Jan 09, 2018
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Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, has been selected by Bank of Cyprus to supply the world's first EMV biometric dual interface payment card for both chip and contactless payments. Using...
Jan 05, 2018
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In a bid to provide enhanced connected experiences to customers, software major SAP on Wednesday announced a deeper integration with Concur -- a SAP company and the world's leading provider of travel...
Jan 03, 2018
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This is the time to celebrate! Some of you will glide into 2018 with a new crown on your head—you are now a NEXT100 winner! Some of you may recall your moment of glory in a previous year while some...
Jan 03, 2018
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2017 was a year of many interesting things in enterprise tech. Digital or digital transformation was the most overused word in CXO lingo. If you weren't executing a digital transformation project,...
Jan 02, 2018
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The eighth edition of NEXT100, an awards program from IT Next, took place in Amritsar on 1-2nd December, where we identified and honored India’s top 100 Senior IT Managers with skills, leadership...
Dec 28, 2017
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Are NEXT100 winners very different from others? We have already seen the test results which suggest that while most of the skill attributes are similar, some managerial and leadership attributes...
Dec 26, 2017
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The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say Thank you. In between the two, the leader must become a servant and a debtor - Max De Pree Leadership is a subject of...
Dec 26, 2017
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Leadership is the art of motivating a group of people to act towards achieving a common goal. Leadership captures the essentials of being able to inspire others and being prepared to do so. Effective...
Dec 26, 2017
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Leadership has a different meaning to each individual. Few say “Leadership is an art to encourage and motivate people to achieve a common agenda” while others say “Leadership is a winning combination...
Dec 26, 2017
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Organizations in India are going through a transitional phase and Indian businesses today are embracing cloud. Most organizations are trying to determine how their traditional on-premises...
Dec 22, 2017
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The security threats and breaches of 2017 have set astounding new records for personal data invasion. From WannaCry to Petya, the list of sophisticated and far-reaching breaches grows almost daily....
Dec 20, 2017
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“Who is a leader?” - My 13-year old son asked me one day. This got me thinking. Having spent some time in the leadership spectrum, this is a hard truth to live by. You have to constantly ask yourself...
Dec 20, 2017
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Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, announced today that clients can start to sign up for services to be delivered in its new India datacenter, which is set to open in January...
Dec 20, 2017
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With changing threat landscape and information technology priorities, organizations and leaders must change the way they observe the security landscape. Over the last two decades, new risks can be...
Dec 13, 2017
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From cost containment to hybrid strategies, CIOs are getting more creative in taking advantage of the cloud’s economies of scale, says Nitin Mishra, Senior Vice President & Chief Product Officer...
Dec 12, 2017
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In the third quarter of 2017, worldwide server revenue increased 16% year over year, while shipments grew 5.1% from the third quarter of 2016, according to Gartner. "The third quarter of 2017...
Dec 12, 2017
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For businesses and governments in India and around the world, the need for effective Information Management has never been greater. Organizations are inundated with a tsunami of data as information...
Dec 11, 2017
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The definition of leadership is ever changing. In the coming years, it will continue to change as more and more millennial join the current workforce. Millennial, however, are already empowered with...
Dec 11, 2017
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"I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.” Alexander the Great once said this about leadership. What he meant was leadership at one time...
Dec 07, 2017
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What you will read in the next few pages are experiences of leadership by a set of practicing executives who have distinguished themselves by being recognized for their ability to lead the IT...
Dec 07, 2017
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NEXT100 is about recognition and celebration. The issue that you are holding in your hand is a little more than that. It is winning perspectives—the leadership insights and experiences from the most...
Dec 07, 2017
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In 1978, Transformational Leadership was introduced by expert, James McGregor Burns, in his book “Leadership”. He explained it as a process where followers of a leader are developed to the higher...
Dec 05, 2017
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Mark Bregman, CTO, NetApp outlines 5 key CTO predictions for 2018. 1. Data becomes self-aware Today, we have processes that act on data and determine how it’s moved, managed and protected. But what...
Nov 23, 2017
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Worldwide revenues for IT Services and Business Services totaled USD 475 billion in the first half of 2017 (1H17), an increase of 4.0% year over year, according to the International Data Corporation...
Nov 20, 2017
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According to 2018 Gartner CIO Agenda Survey, 51% of CIOs surveyed in India reported that they are taking charge of innovation and 49% have indicated that they are heading up digital transformation...
Nov 17, 2017
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Cloud firm NetApp on Friday introduced new Hybrid Cloud offerings to help customers efficiently use data for competitive advantage.NetApp introduced "NetApp HCI", the industry's first enterprise-...
Nov 17, 2017
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IT spending in the Indian government sector is projected to reach USD 8.5 billion in 2018, an increase of 8.9% from 2017 estimated spending of USD 7.8 billion, according to the latest forecast by...
Nov 15, 2017
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To survive, you need facts and information. Never had information been available so easily. To grow your professional career and do your job better, you need knowledge. The new medium of Internet...
Nov 10, 2017
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This time, we have an unusual cover story. A magazine creating a recommended list of books is anything but exceptional; a website creating a carousel of such books is less so. But rarely will you...
Nov 10, 2017
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According to IDC Asia Pacific Semi-annual Services Tracker, 1H 2017, the India IT & Business Services market is expected to rebound with a year-on-year growth rate of 12.5% and touch USD 12.1...
Nov 08, 2017
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Indian cab aggregator Ola announced that it would use Microsoft Azure for Ola Play, the company’s existing rideshare platform. The two companies will also take the platform to global car...
Nov 07, 2017
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As announced last year, Google launched its cloud datacenter in Mumbai and the first Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region in India. The new Mumbai region, called asia-south1, joins Singapore, Taiwan,...
Nov 06, 2017
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Leading global professional services firm EY on Monday announced "EY Catalyst" -- a new cloud-based platform that can help businesses in India enhance their performance in supply chain and...
Nov 06, 2017
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We have written extensively about the underrepresentation of women in the workforce. However, this bad news continues to prevail - especially for India. According to World Economic Forum's The...
Nov 03, 2017
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Google has announced a new partnership with Cisco to deliver an open hybrid cloud solution that will help customers better develop and manage applications on-premises and on Google Cloud."Together,...
Oct 26, 2017
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According to the list of top predictions for 2018 published by Dimension Data, it lists down cybersecurity, digital infrastructure, hybrid cloud, digital workplaces, digital business, and customer...
Oct 24, 2017
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Global shipments of PCs, tablets and smartphones will exceed 2.35 billion units in 2018, an increase of 2.0% from 2017, according to Gartner. This would be the highest year-over-year growth since...
Oct 18, 2017
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Public cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) continues to be dominated by the hyperscale providers and their ecosystems that are driving growth, according to Gartner. The public cloud services ...
Oct 13, 2017
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Findings published in the PwC Young Workers Index 2017 compare levels of participation in employment, education and training of 16-24 year olds across 34 OECD countries. The report also considers...
Oct 13, 2017
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Gloabl PC shipments totaled 67 million units in the third quarter of 2017, a 3.6% decline from the third quarter of 2016, according to preliminary results by Gartner. This is the 12th consecutive...
Oct 11, 2017
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Microsoft is introducing an update for its Skype chat app that will have built-in support for its digital assistant Cortana.Cortana "will be gradually rolled out" for Skype on both Android and iOS...
Oct 11, 2017
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Three years back, when Target CIO Beth Jacob resigned from her position following a massive data breach, it was hailed as an exemplary step. But when Equifax CIO David Webb and CSO Susan Mauldin ‘...
Oct 11, 2017
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The historic SC judgment on privacy has accelerated creation of personal data protection legislation. The new regime will bring in a set of new obligations for the businesses. Its time to examine the...
Oct 09, 2017
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Bill McGee, Senior Vice President of Hybrid Cloud Security, Trend Micro speaks on security in hybrid cloud adoption, the related challenges and benefits at Trend Micro's CloudSec India 2017 event in...
Oct 06, 2017
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