Posts From CIOL Bureau

7 Ways Banks can Leverage Fintech

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It came as an unexpected blow but a blow it surely was. Out of nowhere, technology start-ups, species of an unknown fintech world and even pure-play technology companies, arrived in the comfort zones of conventional banks and changed the customer’s

Artificial Intelligence: The Future of Cyber Security

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By Dr. Yogesh Kumar Bhatt, VP-IT Education and Training, Manipal Global Education Throughout the history of computers and cyber-attacks, security has been a lifelong war between cybersecurity experts and hackers.  When security experts plugged holes and thought of better ways

Blockchain Use Cases in Banking and Finance

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From ICICI bank to Nasdaq, many legacy and digital entities in the banking and financial world are now embracing Blockchains, albeit, on an experimental pace. The technology can bring a lot of changes when applied, especially to existing ways and

How SBI’s Transforming Rural Banking with Digital

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Mrutyunjay Mahapatra, the Deputy Managing Director & Chief Information Officer, of the country’s largest public sector bank, SBI, has a vision to leverage technologies that enable transformational changes into the traditional banking model and enhance rural banking. In the past,

Red Hat launches first APAC Open Innovation Labs to support customers’ digital journey

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BANGALORE, INDIA: Red Hat launched its first Open Innovation Labs in the Asia-Pacific region in Singapore. Red Hat also has physical Red Hat Open Innovation Labs in Boston and London. Red Hat Open Innovation Labs launched in 2016 based on customer interest

While Apple and Samsung retain their halo, OnePlus gets it right for Aspirational India: CMR MICI Survey Findings

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Gurugram, 13 Sep, 2017: CyberMedia Research regularly conducts the Mobile Industry Consumer Insight (MICI) Survey to capture the consumer aspirations, preferences and challenges, and dislikes around smartphone brands.  These large-format surveys provide a compelling picture of the changing dynamics of the

Digital Transformation Roadmap to 2022: Highlights from HPE C4IO Conclave

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Report by Prabhu Ram, CyberMedia Research The 9th edition of the HPE C4IO Conclave with theme of Convene, Communicate, Collaborate, Conquer, was held at Amritsar from 8-10 September, 2017. CMR was HPE’s Knowledge Partner for the same. The C4IO Conclave

Allied Irish Bank Goes Digital, Crosses 700,000 User Base on Mobile

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With declining use of traditional banking channels like branch banking, AIB embraces mobile and achieves a rapid turnaround. AIB or Allied Irish Banks is a leading commercial bank in Ireland, which offers a full range of personal, business, as well


Jayesh Ghatge, Market Principal, ThoughtWorks Responding to the rapid change in the marketplace, as Part I in this series referred to, requires organisations to perform a self-reflective deep dive. Organizations need to critically and courageously examine existing brand value, range

An Airport in Your Pocket

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Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru or the BLR Airport is one of India’s fastest growing airports, operating about 500 flights a day and handling over 22 million passengers a year. The third busiest airport of India was finding it challenging to

How to Become a Lean Entrepreneurial Enterprise

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Today’s hyper-creative marketplace is insistent and uncompromising. Organizations must have an institutional capability for repeated original innovation and the ability to adapt to rapidly changing opportunities. This is a challenge with no easy answers, but it is a journey well

How Sathyam Cinemas is Clocking Big Business on their New Digital Ticketing Platform

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SPI Cinemas, more popularly called Sathyam Cinemas, is the largest multiplex chain in Tamil Nadu and a leading player in the entertainment industry. They serve about a million customers a day. The group currently operates about 35 screens, and is

7 Digital Innovations That Changed the Fortunes of Domino’s Pizza

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When it comes to using digital technologies, Domino’s Australia franchise has possibly become one of the most innovative retail companies in the world today. The company tied up with ThoughtWorks and consistently applied a number of digital technologies over multiple

How Domino’s Pizza Achieved 50% More Profits in a Year

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Domino’s Pizza has come a long way since the time it witnessed declining sales and troubled franchises way back in 2008. While the parent company re-created its product and focused on an aggressive marketing campaign, its largest franchisee in Australia,

How Electronic Payments Could Put a Big Dent in Cash Transactions

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Mobile wallets may have become a daily household name, thanks to Internet enabled smartphones, but the concept of electronics wallets itself is nothing new. They started off as prepaid stored value cards way back in ‘90s, as EBT (Electronic Benefit

What broke the Internet today?

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As a patron of the internet, the word ‘Viral’ has bells chiming in our heads- much akin to Ice cream trucks and their musical accompaniments (as depicted in American sitcoms). If you are as keen in knowing the articles, memes

An infograph on why is network visibility important for the government

“As the Government is progressively moving towards transforming India into digital economy, millions of devices are expected to access government networks within a few years, and applications will need to perform exponentially for government services to deliver on their promise.

Finance Ministry allocates Rs 1,000 crore for start-ups

As an initial step, the government will establish a Self Employment and Talent Acquisition (SETA), to incubate the start-ups. Acknowledging the dominance of the Indian talent in the field of product innovation and R&D, the finance minister said that all

WhatsApp Security is Broken by Design

The popular mobile messaging app WhatsApp is in the news for the wrong reasons. A dutch developer, Maikel Zweerink has discovered a simple exploit in the app that allows anybody to check the online status of any user. This can

How IBM Cloud helps Princess Cruises’ ships work together when they’re oceans apart