Elevating your stature to competitive differentiator status doesn’t have to be an exercise in the black arts. CIO research demystifies what it take to become a competitive differentiator.
According to CIO Mid-Year Survey 2014, Indian CIOs are placing big bets on the SMAC stack to stay ahead of the curve.
While everyone talks about social, mobile, analytics, and cloud, our focus is to weave new technologies into the next generation business strategies, says Sudhir Kanvinde, CIO, IL&FS.
An overwhelming 78.1 percent CIOs stated that they would spend more than the previous year on security management and planning in the current year.
It depends on what you mean by pay.
The characteristics of happy CIOs--versus unhappy ones--goes beyond money, CIO research proves. But it has plenty to do with it.
As the enterprise IT trends of mobility, analytics, and cloud computing gain steam, they mark a significant change in the role of a CIO.
According to CIO India’s Mid-Year Review 2014, increase in IT spend, focus on strategic and customer impact, and business readiness to clear IT projects, are three factors that Indian CIOs say will enable business growth.
According to CIO Research, more CXOs and LoBs are directly sourcing IT from vendors, despite the fact that IT leaders are trying to work more closely with them.
According to the CIO Mid-Year Review 2014, Indian CIOs are troubled by the paucity of skills in emerging technologies like cloud computing, mobility, BI and analytics.
Compared to their peers who got a hike, these Indian CIOs are doing the right things but aren’t getting paid for it.
Tech bellwethers weigh in with second-quarter sales.
The company has to work faster to make up for the drop, CEO Marissa Mayer says.
HTC has posted a second quarter tax net profit before tax of $2.76 billion New Taiwan dollars.
SAP reported strong growth in cloud revenue in the second quarter, while its software revenue continued to fall, reflecting a shift in the market from on-premises software and services to applications delivered through the cloud on a subscription model.
A rebound in the PC market aided Intel's earnings, but did not help rival Advanced Micro Devices, which recorded a net loss for the second quarter.
Tata Consultancy Services posted strong revenue and profit growth in the second quarter, taking advantage of an uptick in the outsourcing market.
Despite a hearty push into cloud services and enterprise mobility, IBM continues to experience difficulty in raising revenue, though second-quarter profit jumped compared to a year ago.
As technology and business become more interdependent, being a jack of all trades is inevitable. Srinivasan Iyengar, COO, Reliance Life Insurance, is leveraging his past experience as CIO to enhance the company’s operations and aligning business with IT.
Today, more than ever, it has become crucial for HR departments to join hands with IT to provide the millennials flooding organizations with cool new technologies. Amit Kumar, HR-Head, Convergys India is doing that and much more.
Sangita Reddy, Executive Director, Operations, Apollo Hospitals Group, says that in an industry where every passing minute could change a life, IT is lending a hand by improving response times, reducing human error, and saving costs.
In the travel industry, the smart money seems to be betting on online players. Yet Thomas Cook India isn’t making its online channel central to its strategy. What is it they know that others don’t?
CFOs in India—and worldwide—are increasing investments in IT to take their businesses ahead.
In terms of commercial value of unlicensed software, India stands at the third position, after US and China.
Over 60 percent of CFOs want all information available to make decisions. Yet, 47 percent say their decision-making is slowed down by information overload.
Indian CIOs are pushing the digital agenda in their organizations, increasing investment in new technologies.
Over-regulation, currency volatility, lack of talent, inadequate infrastructure—the list is long for the worrisome Indian CEO.
Of all the countries in the APAC region, top Indian executives are the least paid. The gap is only widening.
T.G. Dhandapani, Group CIO, TVS Motor Company talks about how he is successfully leveraging a popular methodology known as shelf engineering in IT.
Harnath Babu, VP-IT, Aviva Life Insurance evaluates the various aspects of a BYOD challenge, from managing on-device applications ,data security, BYOD policies and numerous OS' and platforms.
Rajendra Deshpande, CTO, Serco Global Service, talks about the importance of having a long-term view of the cloud and your cloud strategy.
Our endeavor is to build a strong team replete with motivation, curiosity, insight, engagement, and determination to sustain and grow in an ever-changing business enviro nment, says Sunil Siddharth Lalbhai, CMD, Atul.
Harsh Goenka, Chairman, RPG Group, says that the tie that binds the diversified group is IT and that it is leveraging emerging technologies to stay ahead.
Samir Shah, MD & CEO, NCDEX, says that every crisis presents an opportunity to reform business and IT can enable that transformation.
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