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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 reveals measures and how to handle the implementation process.

When every public screen is your personal screen: Coming soon, 'Parallel Reality'

Augmented reality without glasses or goggles? It’s called ‘parallel reality,’ and it’s coming soon.

Superior customer experience is the holy grail for today’s retailer: Bjorn Engelhardt, Riverbed

Changing behaviour of the new-age customer demands personalized experience which digital solutions can help achieve, according to Riverbed research.

What tech captains can take away from the ball-tampering storm: Parthasarathy, M&M

Tolerance of unethical factors can destroy a company. If you don’t know what you stand for – then you stand for nothing, says V S Parthasarathy, Group CFO, Group CIO and member of the Group Executive Board at Mahindra & Mahindra. 

Blockchain: The growth-driving technology

A recent World Economic Forum report predicts that by 2025, 10 percent of GDP will be stored on blockchains or blockchain-related technology. The potential of blockchain technology is certain to be realized in a world where data protection and verification is of such high importance.

Why the Cambridge Analytica scandal was actually a good thing for Facebook users

The recent Cambridge Analytica scandal has resulted in a global uproar, with Facebook users furiously deleting their accounts en masse in a collective ‘up yours’ to the platform’s founder, Mark Zuckerberg.

Building a customer community: 13 critical questions to get started

Salesforce, WordPress, Simplemachines, BB engines…they all have demos for community-building tools that will daze and amaze. But which one’s for you? Don’t go shopping until you’ve answered these questions.

Privacy and the right to be forgotten: Are we really ready?

The World Wide Web is gearing up for “the right to be forgotten”, it is nearly impossible to erase the entire digital foot print. Despite all the ‘forget’ mechanisms, backups and cloud duplication would have happened in the dark web.

Intel's new 'Coffee Lake' Core desktop CPUs and chipsets swipe a trick from smart speakers

Intel reveals new desktop "Coffee Lake" Core processors, along with four new chipsets that add quick-wake 'modern standby' capabilities.

Hyper convergence in networking world is real: Michael Zhao, Array Networks

We are fast morphing into a network functions platforms company, says Michael Zhao, President & CEO of Array Networks.

Network management of hybrid clouds is critical: Alessandro Porro, Ipswitch

We understand and secure the customer environment as they migrate portions of their network to the cloud, says Alessandro Porro, SVP, International Sales, Ipswitch.

6 myths CEOs believe about security

Want a more effective IT security strategy? Dispel your CEO and senior management of these common cybersecurity misconceptions.