Future Workspace

Security spends see upward spike as wearable devices hit the workplace

Wearable devices such as wristbands, eyewears, earwears and footwears are seeing increased use in different industry verticals such as healthcare, BFSI, defence and retail, as they provide hands-free operations, real-time data monitoring and network communication. Rise in availability of enterprise-focused

SAP will retrofit SuccessFactors HCM to encourage diversity in the workplace

BANGALORE, INDIA: SAP during its annual Sapphire Now conference, announced plans to build new capabilities within its SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite to help improve workplace diversity. Diversity and inclusion are critical to competitiveness in a market characterized by increased competition

Social media at workplace

By : CIOL Writers

Even after blocking access to sites such as YouTube and Facebook from office desktops, three out of four workers are using personal devices to access social media at work, which explains social media addiction and hang over in our everyday

Wipro’s vision for next-gen workplace

BANGALORE, INDIA: Wipro’s end-user computing vision is to deliver a simple, agile and digital workplace solution to enterprises. It will collaborate with its ecosystem of partners to accomplish the vision, and build solutions based on the standard reference architectures, along

How gamification drives BI usage in workplaces?

James Richardson For most people it seems that ‘gamification’ in the workplace is simply about rankings, things such as who can score the most likes on their company’s internal social network. That’s taking an interesting idea and making it dull.

Why has social media not been able to break into the workplace?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Why has social media not been able to break into the workplace? The answer lies in a new study which says that useless posts are stopping social media from breaking into the workplace. A new survey of 1,000

Riding the digital workforce wave

Mark Barrenechea There’s a proverb in Spanish that extols the value of hard work and warns us that, if we fail to stay alert and act on opportunities, we will miss them: Camarón que se duerme, se lo lleva la

Technology takes center stage in the evolving workplace

BANGALORE, INDIA: Over 502 full-time Indian professionals working a minimum of 35 hours per week aged 18 or older, reveals the Global Evolving Workforce Study by Dell and Intel. Here are some key trends that emerged from the research and

Identity and Access Management: The key to build a secure and flexible workplace

By : Soma Tah

BANGALORE, INDIA: As the evolving workplace continues to embrace new technologies and trends, it keeps IT departments on their toes to keep the corporate information secure also. First we saw people ditching their good old desktops for laptops and mobiles.

Tablets becoming permanent fixture in Indian workplaces

BANGALORE, INDIA: The 2014 International Tablet survey of IT Decision Makers (ITDMs) by Dell indicates that current implementations of tablets in the workplace are beneficial for businesses, increasing mobility and productivity. “The study reflects optimism of ITDMs in India it

Video in the future workplace

Geoff Thomas As 2015 fast approaches, video collaboration has continued its trajectory as an essential business tool, delivering long-term strategic benefits such as increased employee engagement and cost optimisation. According to research, video conferencing is expected to be the world’s

Business consumer requires a digital workplace, says Gartner

By : Soma Tah

A digital workplace helps organizations determine if and how rapidly they should embrace consumer-style computing trend

Augmented reality will become an important workplace tool

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AR services use various device sensors to identify the users’ surroundings

Smartglasses will bring innovation to workplace efficiency

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In 2017, smartglasses may begin to save the field service industry $1 billion per year through improved efficiency