Vaishnavi J Desai

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IDG Media

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Countdown EU-GDPR: A quick recap of how to ensure compliance from day 1

The countdown to EU-GDPR implementation has begun; but has India Inc. overcome the challenges to adhere to the deadline? Bhabani Panda, CISO of Kwench Global Technologies reveals measures and how to handle the implementation process.

WhatsApp on the lookout for India head for the first time ever

The head of India operations will influence product decisions and be responsible for partnership efforts in Indian market across WhatsApp and Facebook teams. 

Wipro’s Rishad Premji is the new NASSCOM chairman

Wipro’s board member and Chief Strategy Officer, Rishad Premji appointed as the chairman of NASSCOM for 2018-19.

RBI plans its own digital currency; bans banks from dealing with cryptocurrency

RBI bans banks from dealing with cryptocurrency and issues a 3-month time frame to wind down their position with any cryptocurrency entity.

How technology helps Omkar Realtors rehabilitate slums in Mumbai

Omkar Realtors’ slum view application manages data of every single hutment in the slum, ensures timely rent disposal, and tracks field agents and their progress.

India to put in place data protection framework: Aruna Sundararajan, Telecom Secretary

India’s Telecom Secretary reveals India is working on a data protection framework and investing 9 billion in providing optic fiber in rural areas.

Telecom CIO improves productivity of 2000 employees by ridding app latency

With close to 2000 employees facing an availability and performance issue with day-to-day apps, Bharti Infratel CIO devised a solution that could enhance productivity and offer prognosis too.

Cryptocurrency is the international currency for cyber crime: Prashant Mali, Cyber law expert

As the confusion around bitcoin’s legality and its usage in cybercrime lingers, Bombay High Court advocate and cyber law expert, Prashant Mali clears the concept.

Mobility strategy of the future: How APIs will change the game

In an era where people are customers and so are things, enterprises need to up their mobility strategy and APIs is the savior for the future.

CIO 3.0 is the new way to evolve amid digitization: SOTC 2018

IT leaders’ transformation has been one where the focus shifted, the comradery with other departments improved and their say in matters like budgets mattered.

Healthcare CIOs’ priority for 2018: Handling change management

With newer tech and digitization gaining ground, healthcare CIOs recommend strategies for change management, reducing cost and scaling up delivery of services in.

CIO 18 The Year Ahead Moments

Some of the choicest moments from the 11th edition of CIO Year Ahead 2018.