CIO&Leader

Business executives in India are increasingly planning to invest in hybrid multi-cloud platform strategies and capabilities to drive business transformation and to unlock value, according to an IBM...
Sep 25, 2020
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The concept of edge computing most often refers to intermediating infrastructure and critical services between core data centers and intelligent end points. Proliferating enterprise and consumer...
Sep 24, 2020
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Cybersecurity skills gap threatens job effectiveness amidst increasing global cyber attacks, according to Cybrary’s Skills Gap Research Survey and Report. The report examines the current challenges,...
Sep 23, 2020
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Every fourth organization feels that they are exposed to more risks than before the pandemic, according to Netwrix’s 2020 Cyber Threats Report. Of them, 63% reported an increase in the frequency of...
Sep 23, 2020
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While the COVID-19 outbreak has disrupted the lives and operations of many people and organizations, the pandemic failed to interrupt the onslaught of spam and phishing emails targeting people’s...
Sep 22, 2020
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As the country continues embracing the cultural and behavioural shift towards digitalization, businesses (large, medium, small, micro) also continue to be disrupted by advanced technologies and the...
Sep 21, 2020
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Across four key cloud service and infrastructure market segments, operator and vendor revenues for the first half of 2020 were USD 187 billion, having grown by 20% from the first half of 2019,...
Sep 21, 2020
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Amazon (AWS) and Alibaba are clear leaders in the APAC region cloud market, based on quarterly revenues, according to new Q2 data from Synergy Research Group. Amazon is the frontrunner in four of the...
Sep 18, 2020
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In the current uncertain environment, security and risk leaders must focus on balancing risk, trust and opportunity to help maintain the ability of their organizations to function as a trusted...
Sep 16, 2020
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By 2023, 65% of the world’s population will have its personal data covered under modern privacy regulations, up from 10% in 2020, according to Gartner. “With more countries introducing modern privacy...
Sep 15, 2020
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The financial services sector is outperforming other industries, both in its adoption of database DevOps, and its use of monitoring to track database performance and deployments, according to a...
Sep 14, 2020
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The outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic continues to persist, as a result of which enterprises are now focussing on remote accessibility and connectivity features for business continuity. Driven by these...
Sep 14, 2020
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The worldwide spend on data center hardware and software increased by 7% from the second quarter of 2019, thanks to a 25% jump in spending on public cloud infrastructure, which pushed it to an all-...
Sep 14, 2020
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Nearly two-thirds (64%) of surveyed IT pros were instilled with a new sense of confidence, despite contending with challenges such as reduced budgets, greater decision-making responsibilities, and...
Sep 09, 2020
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The rapidly changing regulatory landscape is pushing wealth and asset management companies to turn to specialist regtech providers, experts said. In a webinar that took place on August 25, 2020, Ralf...
Sep 08, 2020
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The National Health Authority has come out with a draft National Health Data Management Policy which proposes to create a 'digital health id' for all citizens so an individual's personal health...
Sep 08, 2020
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For each month from January to June 2020, the number of DDoS attacks affecting educational online resources increased by at least 350% when compared to the corresponding month in 2019. In a denial of...
Sep 07, 2020
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80% of organizations are struggling to reach application delivery requirements with their existing infrastructure, according to NS1’s report, titled Meeting Application and Access Network...
Sep 04, 2020
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With countries across the globe mulling ban on TikTok, a popular social media app, cyber fraudsters are using this opportunity to spread fake TikTok apps to infect and scam more victims, according to...
Sep 04, 2020
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Traditional approaches to securing the network are amplifying challenges in the face of budget constraints and an increasingly remote workforce, according to Juniper Networks’ study. Juniper Networks...
Sep 04, 2020
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The combined consumer and enterprise worldwide wireless local area network (WLAN) market segments rose 7.1% year over year in the second quarter of 2020 (2Q20), according to IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly...
Sep 03, 2020
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Business executives in India are increasingly planning to invest in hybrid multi-cloud platform strategies and capabilities to drive business transformation and to unlock value, reveals an IBM...
Sep 03, 2020
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The frequency of phishing threats has risen considerably throughout the last few months, with companies experiencing an average of 1,185 attacks every month, according to GreatHorn’s 2020 Phishing...
Sep 02, 2020
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The era of Wireless WAN has firmly arrived and is the critical infrastructure in driving innovation, including playing a role in business recovery from the pandemic, according to Cradlepoint’s annual...
Sep 01, 2020
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An attack against an organization working in the cryptocurrency vertical has been linked to Lazarus Group – a highly-skilled, financially-motivated threat actor whose interests reportedly align with...
Aug 31, 2020
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Just like boosting immunity of the population is the key to tackle pandemics, the key to long-term financial stability would be to foster tangible improvement in the inherent ability of the banks to...
Aug 28, 2020
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Modernization of its structured financial messaging system, augmentation of infrastructure security layer and adoption of Wi-Fi 6 across the organization are among the Reserve Bank of India’s...
Aug 28, 2020
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Although consumers remain concerned about sharing personal data with companies, the results of a Privitar’s study, titled 2020 Consumer Trust and Data Privacy highlight an opportunity for businesses...
Aug 27, 2020
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More than nine in 10 businesses have used video conferences since the introduction of coronavirus restrictions, according to a Lister Communications survey. Zoom was the overwhelming favourite for...
Aug 27, 2020
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Bring your own PC (BYOPC) security will reach mainstream adoption in the next two to five years, while it will take five to 10 years for mainstream adoption of secure access service edge (SASE) to...
Aug 27, 2020
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Standardization remains a top challenge for more than 58% of organizations, particularly large enterprises, as they scale API development, according to SmartBear’s 2020 State of API Report. Problems...
Aug 26, 2020
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Fraudsters are decreasing their schemes against businesses, but increasing COVID-19 focused scams against consumers online, according to TransUnion study. TransUnion came to its conclusions about...
Aug 26, 2020
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As organizations are settling into long-term remote working, new attack vectors for opportunistic cyberattackers—and new challenges for network administrators have been introduced, according to...
Aug 26, 2020
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Although 97% of organizations surveyed said that Active Directory (AD) is mission-critical, more than half never actually tested their AD cyber disaster recovery process or do not have a plan in...
Aug 25, 2020
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Businesses will experience profound changes as employees transition to hybrid work environments following COVID-19, in turn changing the way IT teams procure and consume networking solutions. In...
Aug 24, 2020
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Strong demand for cloud computing solutions and a significant uptick of online advertisement revenue helped cloud and internet-based solutions providers such as Amazon, Apple, Samsung Electronics,...
Aug 24, 2020
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More than 90% of business leaders say cloud is a priority in the COVID-19 shutdown. They are relying more on cloud technologies but are seeing more cybersecurity attacks. Half a year into the...
Aug 21, 2020
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Since organizations moved to a work from home (WFH) model, the potential for cyberattacks and breaches has increased, according to Malwarebytes’ study, titled Enduring from Home: COVID-19’s Impact on...
Aug 21, 2020
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India’s data center capacity is expected to grow from 375 MW in H1 2020 to 1,078 MW by 2025, presenting a USD 4.9 billion investment opportunity, according to JLL’s H1 2020 ‘(re)Imagine Data Centers...
Aug 20, 2020
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More than 70% of industrial control system (ICS) vulnerabilities disclosed in the first half (1H) of 2020 can be exploited remotely, highlighting the importance of protecting internet-facing ICS...
Aug 20, 2020
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IT budgets are spread across many groups within organizations, making it increasingly difficult for IT decision-makers to maintain visibility into where and how their IT budgets are being spent,...
Aug 20, 2020
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The worldwide public cloud services market, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS), grew 26.0% year over year in 2019 with...
Aug 19, 2020
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The number of DDoS attacks in the second quarter of 2020 increased three-fold in comparison to Q2, 2019, according to Kaspersky’s Q2, 2020 DDoS Attacks Report. The figure is almost the same as the...
Aug 17, 2020
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COVID-19 has accelerated the adoption of digitalization technology and services, according to IDC Asia/Pacific’s report, titled Cloud and COVID-19: Asia/Pacific (Excluding Japan). Spending on cloud...
Aug 17, 2020
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Companies are gaining competitive advantage by leveraging DevOps principles, a cultural philosophy of software development that enables companies to design products and applications faster in a...
Aug 17, 2020
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Worldwide spending on security products and services will see solid growth in 2020 as organizations invest in solutions to meet the needs of a much larger remote workforce and a wide range of...
Aug 14, 2020
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CIOs are prioritizing Identity and Access Management (IAM) over endpoint security and security awareness training in 2020, according to a recent survey conducted by Pulse on behalf of Hitachi ID. The...
Aug 14, 2020
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43% of Asia Pacific consumers expect businesses to protect their data, while another 32% believe it’s the responsibility of the government, according to F5’s Curve of Convenience 2020 Report: The...
Aug 13, 2020
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A number of organizations face shortcomings in monitoring and securing their cloud environments, according to Tripwire’s survey. A majority of security professionals (76%) state they have difficulty...
Aug 13, 2020
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Worldwide IT spending in the banking and securities sector is expected to decline nearly 4.7% to USD 514 billion in 2020, according to Gartner. Spending on devices such as PCs and mobile devices will...
Aug 13, 2020
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