Digital Transformation

Going cashless may have turned easy, but not worry-proof

BANGALORE, INDIA: A brief study, by the Centre for Software and IT Management at IIM Bangalore,

Better Data Quality: How to Create a Business Case

Saul Judah Poor data quality destroys business value. Recent Gartner research shows that organizations estimate the

How do you digitize HR without losing the ‘Human’ in Human Resources?

Achal Khanna What do you often hear as an HR Leader in today’s world? “Make technology an integral part of your HR strategy.” “Digitize the HR processes to make them more business oriented.” and “Embrace the technology disruption to align

abof relies on Watson’s natural language processing power to address shoppers’ queries

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Online fashion retailer, Aditya Birla Online Fashion (Abof) by Aditya Birla Group has added a new personalized and convenient shopping experience powered by IBM Cloud and Watson. With this new feature, shoppers can now interact and ask natural language

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

By : CIOL Bureau

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

By : CIOL Bureau

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,

People and Technology – getting rewired?

INDIA: Technology that works for people, not because of them! In other words, putting an end to technology tools with power that is only unleashed when customers and employees adapt to them. Seems like technology’s great new strength may lie

No Pressure about loans, TTK’s new recipe

BANGALORE, INDIA: Despite a ginormous landscape for SME lending market in India, it keeps popping as an under-served category and that itself should explain the recent spurt of interest by many players to give a new spin to this category using

Shoppers Stop partners ToneTag for sound-based contactless payments

By : CIOL Writers

Following in the footsteps of Digital India mission, leading fashion retailer, Shoppers Stop has partnered ToneTag, a proximity communications firm, to integrate and deploy ToneTag sound-based contactless payments at its stores. This technology will use sound-waves from mobile phones to enable

Digital Engineering: Implanting Change, One Step At A Time

Siva Perubotla What is the objective of any exercise in engineering? I see it, at its most basic, as problem-solving. Engineering as problem-solving has been around for decades, with multiple ways of doing it. For example, 40-50 years ago when

Wind River uses virtualization to make legacy industrial control systems’ transition to IoT smooth

BANGALORE, INDIA: Wind River announces a software virtualization platform enabling critical infrastructure companies to cost-effectively evolve aging legacy control systems not previously designed to support the connected nature of IoT. Wind River Titanium Control empowers the next generation of on-premise analytics to

HPE calls its technology services unit ‘Pointnext’ now

Soma Tah Tuning into the changing customers’ needs in the digital era, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has decided to re-iterate its focus on the services business by re-branding its technology services unit as Pointnext now. With HPE’s technology, and a

“The threats will only get worse as we hurtle forward in the digital world”

Soma Tah The increasing push towards digital is making the organizations rethink their security postures– for themselves and for their customers. Malav Kapadia, Director and Head of Indian Global Outsourcing Partners, BMC Software explains why the security concerns are rising

Digital wave puts the emphasis more than ever on choice, speed and flexibility

Sonal Vats Aiming for a niche space in the Silicon Valley, IT solutions and services company, Infogain has been making rapid strides with a double digit growth. In an interview with CIOL, Sunil Bhatia, CEO, Infogain spoke about how digital

82pc businesses in India see security as the biggest risk factor in Digital Cohesion

SPAIN: A study into business and consumer attitudes towards the readiness for an era of Digital Cohesion as an inevitable, positive societal development-an era in which multiple applications self-assemble to deliver new, predictive services that continuously adapt to users’ behavior,

‘Professionals who will be relevant tomorrow all need to be digitally savvy’-Prithvi Shergill, CHRO, HCL Tech

Anil Chopra “Ideapreneurs put employees first, customers second”, is the tagline that’ll catch your attention the moment you connect with Prithvi Shergill, CHRO(Chief of HR), HCL Technologies, on LinkedIn. The chief of HCL Tech’s HR strives to convert talent into

McDonald’s in Saudi Arabia gets the digital sauce

PUNE, INDIA: Riyadh International Catering Corporation (RICC) has selected Cognizant as a strategic partner to enable McDonald’s restaurant chain in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) to become a digital enterprise, transforming customer experience and service agility. RICC, which owns and

From Horses to Cylinders: How HCL’s CTO hears the Clickety-Clack?

Pratima H INDIA: It’s a strange reassurance. For someone who is on land, spotting a sea gull is a clear hint that the sea is around. But for someone sailing in deep sea itself, the sight of a sea gull

Cashless is not Stressless

INDIA: There’s nothing wrong in aspiring to be as advanced and as digitally-savvy as an ahead-of-the-curve Western or European country. But a country like India that is still looking for an inflection point at its learning curve, practical questions just can’t

Digital Economics: Unlock Digital Business Value

Saul Judah Digital business is leading CIOs, chief data officers and data and analytic leaders to review their understanding of ‘value’. For most organizations today, ‘economic value’ is related to creating and selling a traditional product or service. Digitalization and