Akshaya Asokan

Journalist
IDG Media

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Reality check: The state of AI, bots, and smart assistants

We’ve made a lot of progress in artificial intelligence over the last half century, but we’re nowhere near what the tech enthusiasts would have you believe

WNS migrates to cloud based SIP, boosts operational efficiency

WNS Global Services migrated from legacy TDM infrastructure to cloud-based SIP technology to optimize telecom costs and improve delivery timelines.

Digital transformation can cut down cost substantially: Hirak Mukherjee, Sify

Highlighting some of the key findings and recommendations for a successful digital transformation, Hirak Mukherjee of Sify spoke about how digital transformation can bring in operational efficiency.

E-commerce leaders welcome government’s currency demonetization

CEOs and IT leaders in e-commerce welcome the government’s decision of withdrawing Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes hoping that it will pave way for more digital transaction.

Transformative 100

The 11th annual edition of CIO100 honored 100 CIOs from enterprises spanning all key industry verticals. The luminaries gathered under one roof and celebrated their achievements at a colorful ceremony.  

Sandeep Kulkarni: Digital Transformation of the Enterprise

IT leaders attending CIO 100 2016 are seeking greater clarity in terms of integrating various business functions as they gear up for their digital transformation journey.

Special Awards

The ‘Oscar of the IT Industry’ was presented in five different categories on day one. The awards were presented in Information Masterminds, Mobility Mavens, Intelligent Enterprise Champions, Business Transformers and Security Supremos categories of the CIO 100 2016 Special Awards.

 

Hall of Fame Awards

The CIO 100 2016 Hall of Fame Awards were given to eminent CIOs who won four times from the same organization. Take a look at the big names.

5 technologies that are not yet mainstream

These technologies are still maturing, but they will soon transform the way we live in the near future. 

Indian BFSI sector explores blockchain

Banks and financial institutions in India are actively evaluating blockchain technology and some are in the process of deploying certain workloads on blockchain.