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Sahaj Software appoints ex-Flipkart and Navi chief Yogi Kulkarni as CTO

By : CIOL Bureau

Sahaj Software is an artisanal software engineering firm crafting purpose-built solutions. The company has announced the appointment of Yogi Kulkarni as Chief Technology Officer. Founded in the year 2014, Sahaj Software is an artisanal software engineering firm. It builds solutions

Business Guide: Questions that will help leaders enable holistic organizational growth

By : CIOL Bureau

‘Let’s hit the ball out of the park’, ‘Go for the kill’, ‘Bite the bullet’ — business vocabulary is filled with war and action sports metaphors. Today, leaders favour language that incites excitement and fervour, and tactics that ensure the instant

ThoughtWorks Acquires Fourkind to further ML-Data Science Capabilities

By : CIOL Bureau

ThoughtWorks, a global software consultancy, has announced its second acquisition in 2021. The IT company has agreed to acquire Fourkind, a Finnish consulting services firm. The latter combines machine learning and data science with strategy, design and engineering. Founded in 2017

ThoughtWorks Acquires Consulting Services Firm Gemini Solutions Inc

By : CIOL Bureau

ThoughtWorks has announced its acquisition of Gemini Solutions Inc. Gemini is a privately-held software development and consulting services firm founded in 2005 by a group of Silicon Valley technologists. The close of the acquisition will see the establishment of ThoughtWorks Romania

[Funding] ThoughtWorks receives $720 million investment at an enterprise value of $4.6 billion

By : CIOL Bureau

ThoughtWorks has raised $720 million investment at an enterprise value of $4.6 billion. GIC, Siemens AG, Fidelity Management and Research LLC, and Mubadala Investment Company are the major investors in the global software company. The company will use the proceeds to

BCP PlayBook: ThoughtWorks’ collaborative work culture made the switch to Remote Work smooth

By : Soma Tah

The COVID-19 crisis has hit businesses harder than ever before. Although many large companies had a Business Continuity Plan (BCP) in place that they can fall back on in case of emergencies, but they fell short of expectations during this unprecedented

CxO of the Week: Saptorsi Hore, COO, ThoughtWorks India

By : Ashok Pandey

CxO of the Week: Saptorsi or Sapto, as he is more often called, gradually grew into the role of Market Partner for ThoughtWorks Europe (EU), where he was responsible for the complete software design and delivery to clients based in

Latest technology trends take spotlight at India’s first Technology Radar Summit 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

ThoughtWorks hosted India’s first chapter of the Technology Radar Summit 2019 in Bengaluru on 29 June. This Summit was on occasion of Vol. 20 of the Technology Radar’s global launch. The latest edition of the bi-annual report that provides nuanced

ThoughtWorks Engineering for Research (E4R) Symposium 2019 focuses on Science and Engineering of Complex Systems

By : CIOL Bureau

ThoughtWorks, a global software consultancy hosted the second edition of the Engineering for Research (E4R) symposium in Pune on January 19, 2019. This edition focused on the need and approaches to understand, and compute complex systems. Discussions centered on how

Augmenting software development with Artificial Intelligence

By : CIOL Bureau

By Sharath Satish, Demand Technology Principal, ThoughtWorks This article presents a hypothesis on what the (not too far in the future) world of AI assisted Software Development will look like. In a line, it’ll read something like this; concepts governing

How to Lead in Times of Disruption?

By : CMR Analyst

“Digitize or Die” was the ominous topic given to an illustrious panel of industry experts and academicians of a panel discussion that took place at the ThoughtWorks Live! conference held in Bengaluru recently. How should one lead in these disruptive

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

By : CIOL Bureau

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


By : CIOL Bureau

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

By : CIOL Bureau

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

By : CIOL Bureau

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

By : CIOL Bureau

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


By : Anil Chopra

Jayesh Ghatge, Market Principal, ThoughtWorks We are living in truly transformative times as consumer technology grows faster, as evidenced by India’s central government’s expectations to nearly double the number of existing Internet users to 730 million by 2020, due to

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,