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Key challenges of developing a big data lake

Over three quarters of executives from around the world believe that they would like to incorporate AI into their business practices over the next three years; but now there is no reason to wait as technology is already transforming every aspect of the way an organization operates.

5 data storage trends disrupting the Indian market

The world’s total data volume is growing exponentially every minute, with sizeable data pouring in from banking, insurance and telecom giants, as also from healthcare and automobile sectors, with others following close.

Four API trends in a GDPR world

Here is an exploration of how the GDPR regulations have impacted APIs and how things may pan out in the near future.

Human behaviour is the new perimeter: Matt Moynahan, Forcepoint

Digital identities will be the ultimate weapon for CSOs against the hackers says Matt Moynahan, CEO, Forcepoint.

Interview: Sanjay Brahmawar, CEO, Software AG

After 16 years at IBM Sanjay Brahmawar made the move to head up Software AG.

India needs a regulatory sandbox for Blockchain

We now face an urgent need to move beyond the evaluation phase and operationalize a blockchain sandbox under the current Indian regulatory framework, which has a laser focus on agile review, outcome-based assessment and shared knowledge of the impact of use-cases across different sectors.

Gearing up to make India a Centre of Excellence: Anjali Arora, Rocket Software

Anjali Arora, Chief Product Officer, Rocket Software, explains the company’s R&D strategy for India, aggressive hiring plans aligning with the Indian talent pool, and the growth potentials they offer.

Don’t let data security be your Achilles heel in transformation

The ruthless rampage of Cyberattacks is a worrying trend that threatens organizations of all scale. However, it should not slow down the adoption of latest technology offerings. Instead, devise strategies to ensure that security is met along your transformation journey.

Leverage technology, take banking to the unserved and underserved

MFIs have been able to adapt to the competitive environment, have embraced different business models and have adopted technology to make them efficient and profitable. The transition to a bank would mean leveraging this knowledge to overcome the barriers to financial inclusion.

What’s next for the CIO?

Nearly two-thirds of CIOs now report directly to the CEO and can boast of an evolving and expanding remit. Almost half say they have experienced significant budget increases. Many are in the business of strategic change. Is this change real? How has it come about?

Analytics maturity is critical in an era of automation and intelligence

Though digital businesses are aware of the significance of data analytics, many organizations are still grappling to stay afloat in the oceans of data. Many others are yet to experience the advantages of being completely empowered by data analytics.

Targus Technologies aims INR 250 Cr revenues this fiscal

The retuning of business strategy and technology blueprint will add to company’s inorganic growth, says Col Balwinder Singh, MD, Targus Technologies.