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The mainstreaming of cloud and the use of a disparate range of devices within businesses has led to nearly two-thirds of IT decision makers admitting that their security teams are considering...
Mar 15, 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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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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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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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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One in four IT organizations in Europe is already operating tiered applications spanning on- and off-premise environments. However, only a few pathfinders are making the necessary technology and...
Sep 25, 2017
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Almost all senior information security professionals think that the boards/CEOs in their organization fully or partially understand the risk arising out of information security threats. While 51%...
Sep 06, 2017
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As people, Indians have traditionally placed much lesser value on privacy as compared to security. And hence Indian CISOs have really been less concerned about privacy, compared to their counterparts...
Sep 05, 2017
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Spending on information security products and services in India will reach USD1.5 billion in 2017 in constant currency terms, an increase of 12% over 2016, with spending expected to grow to USD1.7...
Aug 29, 2017
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In a recent survey, titled 'IT Service Management Future Readiness survey', conducted by ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, found that ITSM workers showcase a strong affinity for...
Aug 18, 2017
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ThoughtWorks recently announced the re-launch of Vapasi, the company's India initiative that addresses the gender gap within the senior developer community. The program will enable experienced women...
Aug 10, 2017
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Software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) solutions have only been commercially available for a few years, but the technology's ability to address pressing enterprise networking needs has led to...
Jul 28, 2017
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Onymos has tied up with Risan to provide a holistic market expansion strategy and means for taking the revolutionary mobile apps development platform to software developers, numbering in thousands,...
Jul 17, 2017
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Global IT spending will total USD 3.5 trillion in 2017, a 2.4% increase from 2016, according to Gartner. This growth rate is up from the previous quarter’s forecast of 1.4%, due to the U.S. dollar...
Jul 13, 2017
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Vendor revenue from sales of infrastructure products (server, storage and Ethernet switch) for cloud IT, including public and private cloud, grew 14.9% year over year in the first quarter of 2017,...
Jun 30, 2017
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The Government of India is going to spend USD7.8 billion on IT in 2017, 7.5% increase from 2016, according to Gartner. This is down from Gartner’s previous projection for 9.5% growth this year. “The...
Jun 01, 2017
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The security software market is currently experiencing rapid transformation mainly because of four key developments, according to Gartner. The use of advanced analytics, expanded ecosystems, adoption...
May 30, 2017
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AMD introduces EPYC processor brand for the datacenter, bringing in a revolution in the high-performance server processor market. With its high core count, superior memory bandwidth, and unparalleled...
May 17, 2017
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VMware launches VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure. This integration will enable customers to drive the move to Windows 10 and forefronts VMware virtual desktops and applications to the...
May 16, 2017
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In a recent interview, John Lombard, CEO, Dimension Data APAC, discussed trends and technologies impacting enterprises today.   As the CEO of an IT Services Company, what keeps you up at night...
May 12, 2017
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VMware, Inc., ties up with Dell to enhance VMware End-User Computing solutions to make customers aware of the advantages of workplace transformation via mobile, desktop and cloud technologies....
May 10, 2017
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Recently, Cisco acquired Saggezza, a privately-held technology services company.    The annoucement was made on its official blog by Rob Salvagno, Cisco's Vice President of Corporate Business...
May 08, 2017
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Twenty four Indian companies will participate at this year’s CommunicAsia to be held in Marina Bay Sands in Singapore from 23-25 May 2017, UBM SES, the organizer of the event announced. With about...
May 07, 2017
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Jayantha Prabhu, the Essar Group CIO, has taken up the additional responsibility of heading the India business of AGC Networks, a global solution integrator.  AGC Networks, an Essar Group company,...
May 03, 2017
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Customer expectations for 24/7 availability of data and applications are changing, thanks to digital transformation. Although organizations are acknowledging this requirement, unplanned downtimes are...
Apr 27, 2017
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In July 2015, Windows 10 was officially launched. After two years of its launch, Microsoft  will finally observe a spike in the adoption of its newest operating system in 2017.     According to...
Apr 27, 2017
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According to a new IDC research, technology spending funded by non-IT business units will reach USD 609 billion this year as new influencers of IT emerge across the enterprise. Companies are...
Apr 26, 2017
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In line with Microsoft’s next generation AI-based data strategy, the company recently announced several new products and services. With this announcement, the company intends to enable organizations...
Apr 24, 2017
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The key findings from PwC's 20th CEO Survey highlights that the tech industry CEOs are excited about the new wave of transformation emerging from artificial intelligence, virtual reality and...
Apr 21, 2017
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Meetali Sharma, Risk, Compliance and Information Security Officer at SDG Software India, was recently appointed as Director on Board of ISACA's New Delhi Chapter.  ISACA is a non-profit,...
Apr 10, 2017
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Vineet Sachdeva has joined Motherson Sumi Infotech & Designs Limited (MIND), Noida as Deputy General Manager in March 2017.    Vineet, who won the Next100 Award in 2016, has over 22 years of...
Apr 10, 2017
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Bharat Anand, former Vice President & Head - Applications at Mphasis, has joined CIO & CTO at Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India in February 2017. Bharat, who has a work...
Apr 10, 2017
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For Indian techies looking to fulfil their American dream, the wait may be longer. According to the new guidelines introduced by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on 31st March...
Apr 07, 2017
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Once upon a time banks were known to be the dinosaurs in the pace with which they adopted technology. However, no doubt that times have changed significantly and banks have become the implementers...
Apr 03, 2017
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No one forgets a breach. In October 2016, what is being touted as the 'biggest ever breach of financial data in India', as many as 3.2 million debit cards were compromised. Of the cards breaches, at...
Mar 14, 2017
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In the fourth quarter of 2016, worldwide server revenue declined 1.9% year over year, while shipments fell 0.6% from the fourth quarter of 2015, according to Gartner, Inc.    "There were...
Mar 03, 2017
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Akamai Technologies has introduced Enterprise Application Access. The solution is designed to provide enterprises with a new way to simplify remote and third-party application access while at the...
Feb 12, 2017
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According to Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast, 16% of US Chief Information Officers (CIOs) recently surveyed plan to expand their technology teams in the first half of 2017. Additionally,...
Feb 03, 2017
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What will be the top priorities for Indian businesses in 2017 when it comes to IT strategy and investment? What new technologies will make their mark? And where will the actual spend go to? How will...
Jan 27, 2017
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What will be the top priorities for Indian businesses in 2017 when it comes to IT strategy and investment? What new technologies will make their mark? And where will the actual spend go to? How will...
Jan 27, 2017
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For commoners, Mumbai's Dharavi is just another slum that inhabits about 1 million people. However, calling it a slum is an understatement considering it is a nucleus of small scale industries...
Jan 06, 2017
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The  number of enterprises that will connect their corporate networks to two or more cloud service providers will triple within the next two years, says a study by IDC This trend is being driven by ...
Aug 11, 2015
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Hybrid IT is fast becoming the new normal across organizations in Asia-Pacific. With the increasing utilization of data centers and cloud services, companies have gradually updated or upgraded their...
Aug 04, 2015
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Q1 2015 set a new record for the number of DDoS attacks observed across the PLX routed network--a jump of more than 35 percent over the last quarter, says the report. Not only has the volume of...
Jul 28, 2015
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Sales has changed dramatically over the last few years. The rise of mobile and social technologies have made customers more empowered and knowledgeable than ever before. According to the corporate...
Jul 10, 2015
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New Q1 data from Synergy Research Group shows that Microsoft has narrowed the gap with collaboration market leader Cisco, thanks to it widening its lead in hosted/cloud solutions and presenting a...
Jul 06, 2015
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A new report by Global Center for Digital Business Transformation (DBT Center) predicts that digital disruption will displace approximately 40 percent of incumbent companies in each of the 12...
Jul 06, 2015
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The OpenDaylight Project (http://www.opendaylight.org/), a community-led and industry-supported open source platform to advance Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization...
Jul 03, 2015
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