Tag "CIO Leadership"

Good Cops, Bad Cops, Schizos – CIOs are not just Suits anymore

Pratima H MUMBAI, INDIA: CIOs are strange creatures and if they were sitting in a school

Why #IDAY2016 is India’s largest Internet conference?

By : Riddhi Sharma

Today, when the internet is transforming and shaping the world,  startups are becoming the norm of the day.  Starting tomorrow you will find all startups, CEOs and business gurus at #iDay2016 – India’s largest Internet conference.  It will help entrepreneurs

Roundtable for IT leader on riding the Digital Juggernaut

By : Sidharth Shekhar

Speaking at the 13th Annual CIOL C-Change award roundtable Jayesh Ghatge, Market Partner, ThoughtWorks India, highlighted the five pillars for digital growth: Economy, Social, Tech, Institutions and Environment.    Tech mega trends 3D printing is going to be big and

Optimization of IT Landscape with Lower Risk

By : Nijhum Rudra

A recent research by Micro Focus revealed that four decades of technology innovation has delivered incredible returns, but at the cost of huge level of complexity. Customers are facing constant change driven by the demands of the business and their

Discovery Workshop for Digital Enterprise

By : Nijhum Rudra

Digital technology is a theme of a deep broad and sustained research initiative. “It is about building a digital enterprise, enterprise digital tracker. Digital as enterprise priority is on the rise,” says KD Singh, Founder and CEO- CoesAge. The digital

Key Drivers of Digital Transformation

By : Nijhum Rudra

“Keep innovating and think differently from your competitors,” begins Murali Bukkapatnam, CEO, GetDomestic Help. He explained about the various molds, procedures and structures of successful digital technology transformation. Breaking traditional molds- How digitally led organization operate, Digital economy- As technology

Storm the Norm- Changing the Methods of Cultural Innovation

By : Nijhum Rudra

“To change the business ecosystem you no need to change the entire ecosystem,” begins Ranjan Malik, Innovation Specialist. Nowadays, the whole world needs innovation, but then the question crop is that how are these organizations making innovation by innovative design?

Key ingredients for a successful digital transformation

By : Sidharth Shekhar

In the year 1900 Lord Kelvin said that there is nothing new to be discovered in physics now, All that remains is more and more precise measurement. Later Max Plank and Albert Einstein shaped the 21st century and redefined physics.

What Organizations Should Do to Thrive in the Digital Economy

CIOL’s annual CIO leadership forum kicked off in Hyderabad with inspiring sessions by industry leaders, innovation gurus, and entrepreneurs, each giving a different perspective on how organizations should go digital. Here’s a summary of insights gained. By Anil Chopra C-Change

Lots of CDOs, and lots of hurdles

MUMBAI, INDIA: Gartner is predicting that 90 per cent of large companies will have a CDO role by the end of 2019. Why? The race to drive competitive advantage and improved efficiency through better use of information assets is leading

How did Europe leverage its 4G investments?

LONDON: The mobile industry’s contribution to Europe’s economy is set to increase over the next five years on the back of increasing mobile operator investment in 4G networks and services, according to a new study by the GSMA. The new

Lessons to be learnt from the McKinsey survey

CIOL Bureau MUMBAI, INDIA: Going by the developments in the last few months, CEOs of large multinational companies in China are facing a herculean task, is a given. But what exactly is ailing these CEOs? In a new report, consultancy

Making IT outsourcing work

Nigel Lowe IT-as-a-service (ITaaS) has been a key feature of the IT world since its outset. In the beginning when computing power was scarce and expensive, companies turned to specialist bureaus for data processing. Today, we have come full circle

The story of awards and recognition

By : Sonal Desai

Sonal Desai Recognition is about giving credit where it is due; imagine an employee receiving his/her 5 years anniversary award which just is sitting on their table without any value? Zubin Zack, Director and Chief Recognition Strategist, OC Tanner, speaks

Is your HR efficiently managing the three 3 Es?

SONIPAT, INDIA: How are new age HR leaders managing the 3 Es—employees, expectations and e-space? The topic was discussed at the recently concluded 2nd HR Conclave titled Managing the Three Es: Expectations, Employees and E-Space, hosted by the Center for

Bigger marketing budgets come with sizable expectations: Gartner

MUMBAI, INDIA: Digital marketing is now mainstream and digital commerce is a top priority for marketers, according to a survey of marketing executives by Gartner. The survey also found that marketing budgets increased 10 percent in 2015, with 61 percent

Rigid software licensing frustrating enterprise users

AMSTERDAM: As enterprise software customer demands evolve, software vendors and intelligent device manufacturers need to adopt flexible and adaptable licensing and packaging techniques in order to meet these needs and generate more revenue opportunities. The above is one of the

Mobile financial services increasing in India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Indian consumers are comfortable using mobile applications for managing their finances or availing mobile financial services (MFS) to pay for utilities bills and household groceries. A new Amdocs-Ovum indicates rise in social commerce, and says that consumers

The day is not far for four factor authentication: Gemalto

CIOL Bureau MUMBAI, INDIA: Atul Singh, Regional Director, India sub-continent, Banking, Transport & Telecom Solutions, Gemalto, in a free-wheeling interview with CIOL, discusses newer demands from the BFSI segment on security vendors, and the importance of four factor authentication How

6 key take-aways from Gartner’s 2015 database management systems Magic Quadrant

MUMBAI, INDIA: Gartner recently released database management systems Magic Quadrant. The report includes commercial and open source database vendors including relational database management systems (RDBMS), NoSQL databases, and in-memory databases with deployment models ranging from licensed software, public cloud or