John Chambers’ illustrious career: A look back

Under the leadership of Chambers, Cisco's annual revenue jumped from USD 1.2 billion, when he took over as CEO in 1995, to USD 47 billion in 2015, when he stepped down from the position.

4G in India slowest among 88 countries; call drop rate nothing to cheer about either

With the slowest 4G speed in the world and alarmingly high call drop rates, the Indian telecom sector has a long way to go to meet consumer satisfaction levels.

Digital economy’s tax battle: Countries adopt interim measures

In the absence of an international tax consensus for digital companies, countries like India, Iceland and the EU are opting for interim measures as there are no easy answers.

9 machine learning myths

When technology is as hyped as machine learning is, misunderstandings and misconceptions abound. Here’s a clear-eyed look at what machine learning can and can’t deliver.

Click Me Maybe: Inside eharmony's matchmaking machine

When a user signs up to eharmony they fill out a lengthy questionnaire about the type of person they are, their likes and dislikes, beliefs, values and preferences in potential partners.

AI and speech advances bring virtual assistants to work

Though the trend is just getting started, digital assistants show promise for boosting workplace productivity and collaboration.

IT’s most wanted: 16 traits of indispensable IT pros

Looking to hire (or be) the best? Here are the intangibles that make top IT performers stand out.

Ripple's global payment superhighway transforms inter-bank transactions: Navin Gupta

Navin Gupta, Country Head, Ripple India talks about how Ripple is transforming cross-border payments using its distributed ledger technology.

Diversity and inclusion: 8 best practices for changing your culture

SYPartners has developed eight best practices for helping clients — and themselves — become more diverse and inclusive organizations. Here’s how to launch your D&I transformation.

9 hidden risks of telecommuting policies

As the boundaries of the enterprise shift, IT’s ability to support and protect remote work environments must shift correspondingly. Here’s how to develop a comprehensive telecommuting policy to mitigate potential liabilities.

How to find the perfect project for Six Sigma success

With its deep emphasis on process, Six Sigma isn’t a tool for every problem. Here are six tips for finding just the right organizational issues that Six Sigma can successfully address.

Add women and stir: Why corporate governance in India must look beyond it

Will adding more women to the top management result in gender-balanced boards in India? History suggests not.