Dr. Makarand Sawant has joined as VP - IT at Sahyadri Hospitals. He moves from Deepak Fertilisers & Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (DFPCL) where he was Senior General Manager - IT and had...
Jun 03, 2022
Training and certification are as old as IT. They have always been critical requirements among enterprise IT professionals. With technology changing so fast, the rush for training – especially in...
Nov 02, 2021
Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python) and Python Data Structures from the University of Michigan were the most subscribed ‘technology’ courses in 2020. Python is also the most...
Dec 24, 2020
The advent of COVID-19 resulted in an unprecedented lockdown that kept getting extended and created an extraordinary situation. Businesses were impacted like never before. The level of impact could...
Nov 04, 2020
In late spring 2020, Kaspersky’s automated detection technologies prevented a targeted attack on a South Korean company. Closer analysis revealed that this attack used a previously unknown full chain...
Aug 18, 2020
Most of you would have received this WhatsApp joke about COVID-19 being a far more effective driver of digital transformation within enterprises than either the CIOs or CEOs. The joke has an...
May 14, 2020
Some ideas and mindsets around the separation of work between business and IT teams appear to be entrenched in a previous era, causing issues for companies attempting to adapt business processes to...
May 12, 2020
Businesses in Financial Services are ahead of the healthcare and government sectors in adopting DevOps to increase their speed of development and free up developer time. This is a major finding...
May 11, 2020
Nearly a third (29%) of organizations in Europe and the Middle East still see usernames and passwords as one of the most effective means to protect access to their IT infrastructure, two years after...
May 07, 2020
People aren’t protecting themselves from cyber security risks even though they know they should, according to LastPass by LogMeIn’s Psychology of Passwords report. Year after year there is heightened...
May 06, 2020
81% of respondents, all responsible for securing their organizations’ digital assets, indicated that their job function has changed during the pandemic, according to (ISC)² COVID-19 Cybersecurity...
Apr 29, 2020
According to Monster’s Salary Index Survey 2019 released a year back, women in India earn 19% less than men. The gap was 20% a year before. In a 2018 study, Georgetown University Center on...
Mar 30, 2020
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam is the most popular role model for the winners of NEXT100, India’s most coveted award for future IT leaders. As many as 16% winners in 2019 and 14% of winners in 2018 say he is...
Mar 16, 2020
The 2019 winners of NEXT100—the 10th batch of this community awards—were formally welcomed to this exclusive club in three separate award ceremonies held in New Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru between...
Mar 12, 2020
The combined consumer and enterprise wireless local area network (WLAN) market segments declined 4.4% year over year in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19) with worldwide revenues of USD 3.5 billion....
Sep 06, 2019
As technology permeates almost every business area and functions, the board and CEO have high expectations from their IT leaders, including CIO/CTO and senior managers to enhance business value with...
Aug 26, 2019
The overall server market in India witnessed a year-over-year (YoY) decline of 16.2% in terms of revenue to reach USD 298.0 million in Q1, 2019 versus USD 355.8 million in Q1, 2018, according to the...
Jul 25, 2019
NEXT100 2013 award winner Seema Gaur, Executive VP & Head - IT, IFFCO Tokio General Insurance Company, India has been selected as one of the “Women Leaders in AI” by IBM. The only other honoree...
Jun 12, 2019
NEXT100 is an annual awards program instituted by ITNEXT magazine and the 9.9 Group that aims to identify 100 experienced IT managers who have the skills, talent and spirit to become CIOs. For the...
Mar 08, 2019
For the last one decade, NEXT100 awards by ITNEXT, has served as a good reference list for hunting the future CIOs. The awards—decided through a combination of achievements, psychometric tests, case...
Mar 07, 2019
Today, with the emergence of a data-driven ecosystem, the dynamics of the Indian IT industry has changed significantly. With the proliferation of smart devices, connected sensors and the constant and...
Feb 26, 2019
The installed base of UCaaS subscribers will grow by an average annual rate of 26% over the next five years, with growth being increasingly driven by enterprise customers, according to Synergy...
Feb 13, 2019
Postman, the only complete API development environment, recently released its 2018 State of the API Survey. This year’s survey was sent to the nearly 5 million worldwide members of the Postman...
Oct 04, 2018
Verisign Distributed Denial of Service Trends, observed attack trends of July–September, Q2 2018. This report provides a unique view into the attack trends that include attack statistics, behavioral...
Oct 04, 2018
The overall server market in India witnessed a year-over-year (YoY) increase of 15.9% in terms of revenue to reach USD 353.1 million in Q2 2018 versus USD 304.6 million in Q2 2017, according to the...
Sep 12, 2018
Sysnet Global, the New Delhi headquartered, IT Infrastructure Management Services major with close to three decades into the industry, having pan India presence, has announced its strategic...
Sep 11, 2018
Enterprise spending on information security products and services in India is on pace to reach USD 1.7 billion in 2018, an increase of 12.5% from 2017, according to the latest forecast from Gartner....
Aug 30, 2018
Communications service providers (CSPs) are being challenged to transform their carrier network infrastructure (CNI) to create new business network services, generate new revenue streams, and improve...
Aug 27, 2018
The Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) infrastructure market will grow at a 40.4% compound annual growth rate from 2017 to 2022 to reach USD 4.5 billion, according to IDC’s latest SD-WAN...
Aug 14, 2018
The worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market grew 29.5% in 2017 to total USD 23.5 billion, up from USD 18.2 billion in 2016, according to Gartner. Amazon was the No. 1 vendor in the IaaS...
Aug 06, 2018
CIOs are now tasked with unlocking new growth opportunities, and due to this expanded remit, the smarter bunch of CIOs constantly keep an eye out for ways in which they can empower their...
Aug 06, 2018
Data breaches continue to be a threat to enterprises and consumers. In 2016, 3.2 million credit card and debit card details were stolen by Chinese hackers. The Food and Civil Supplies Department of...
Jul 31, 2018
Last year WannaCry created havoc across the globe and due to its lateral movement; it had penetrated into the networks and skipped across the countries and continents. Furthermore, the security...
Jul 27, 2018
The Barracuda Web Application Firewall (WAF) has been named a Strong Performer in “The Forrester Wave: Web Application Firewalls, Q2 2018”, according to Barracuda Networks. The Barracuda WAF was...
Jul 19, 2018
IBM has announced a new all flash-based entry to its storage products portfolio, a combination of high performance storage technologies that the organization said combines low latency IBM FlashCore...
Jul 17, 2018
Despite 95% of CIOs expecting cyberthreats to increase over the next three years, only 65% of their organizations currently have a cybersecurity expert, according to a survey from Gartner. The survey...
Jul 17, 2018
Worldwide shipments of devices — PCs, tablets and mobile phones — are on pace to record 0.9% growth to reach 2.28 billion units in 2018, according to Gartner. The PC and tablet market is estimated to...
Jul 11, 2018
Fortinet recently launched the latest version of its FortiWeb Web Application Firewall (WAF) software release 6.0, making it the only major WAF security vendor to use machine learning for behavioral-...
Jun 19, 2018
While IT, and most businesses, have been focused on operational excellence for the past 20-30 years, Gartner analysts said it’s time security leaders put the focus on customer experience. “Today, the...
Jun 08, 2018
Global sales of smartphones to end users returned to growth in the first quarter of 2018 with a 1.3% increase over the same period in 2017, according to Gartner. Compared to the first quarter of 2017...
May 29, 2018
IBM and Apollo Hospitals announced that the latter will adopt Watson for Oncology and Watson for Genomics. The two IBM cognitive computing platforms will help physicians provide patients with...
May 22, 2018
In 2017, Gartner predicts that the global IT spending will total USD 3.5 trillion, a 1.4% increase from 2016. This growth rate is much lower from the previous quarter’s forecast of 2.7%, mainly...
Apr 10, 2017
At the Sify Digital Transformation Workshop, IT Next spoke to IT leaders such as BS Gupta, Vishal Gupta, Balvinder Banga, M Venugopalam and Muneesh Sharma, who highlighted some of the key challenges...
Mar 22, 2017
IT leaders, such as BS Gupta, Vishal Gupta, Balvinder Banga, M Venugopalam and Muneesh Sharma talks to IT Next on the sidelines of Sify Digital Transformation Workshop. They discussed how they are...
Mar 22, 2017
Technologies such as cloud computing, mobility, analytics, IoT and augmented reality will be the new focus for lT leaders going forward. The digital transformation workshop highlighted the need to...
Mar 22, 2017
A few years ago, cloud was what digital transformation is today. Today going digital means lending support from disruptive technologies such as analytics, mobile, and cloud. IT leaders spoke about...
Mar 22, 2017
Sify's Digital Transformation Workshop was a gala gathering of CIOs, AVP - ITs, Head - ITs, etc. Each of them put in their views on digital transformation taking place globally and in India, the...
Mar 22, 2017
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