Apurva Venkat

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Riverbed is bullish on accelerating digital performance: Dante Malagrino and Mike Sargent

Our focus is on succeeding not only with our customers, but with our customer’s customers, say Riverbed business leaders Dante Malagrino and Mike Sargent.

S T Sathiavageeswaran retires from HPCL

satyaS T Sathiavageeswaran, executive director of information systems at India's third-largest government-owned oil refining company- Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL), retires after 36 years of illustrious service at the giant organization. He spearheaded development, implementation, and security of all applications and systems. Today will be his last day in service at HPCL. 

A veteran at most IDG events and a winner of the prestigious CIO100 Award  Hall of Fame Award, Sathivageeswaran has been a big support and always extended his encouragement to IDG India. Here is a glimpse of his CIO100 journey over the years. 

#CIOChat: Ethics in AI; Will enterprise take note?

During the IDG #CIOChat conducted on April 25, 2019, IT leaders shared their views on 'Ethics in AI: Will the enterprise take note?' on the ethical concerns of the emerging tech, and the road ahead. Here is a recap in case you missed the Twitter chat. 

M Sivasubramanian joins VA Tech Wabag as CIO

After serving more than 13 years at L&T Group, and the last five years at L&T IDPL, M Sivasubramanian has confirmed exclusively to CIO.in about his movement to VA Tech Wabag as its CIO. 

Deepak Kalambkar joins SafexPay as AVP-Infrastructure

With over 20 years of experience, industry veteran Deepak Kalambkar has moved from Marvel Data Services to SafexPay. 

How RPA helped Thomas Cook optimize finance processes

Geeta Degaonkar, Senior VP Shared Services at Thomas Cook (India), shares the organization’s journey towards automation in the finance segment. 
 

Ola to hit roads again; Twitterati question move to revoke ban

On Friday, March 22, the Karnataka Government announced Ola would be banned from operating business in the state for six months as it was allegedly running illegal bike-taxi services. 

Alembic Pharmaceuticals appoints Jitendra Mishra as its new VP-CIO

In his new role, Mishra will provide executive leadership to build and support Information Technology and business processes alignment.

Rajesh Garg joins Trident as CXO-IT, to drive industrial automation 4.0

Rajesh Garg, who was earlier the CIO and VP - digital transformation solutions at Rolta India, has joined Trident as CXO-IT and will drive industrial automation 4.0 along with group IT.

ThoughtSpot eyes India market with enterprise AI analytics

ThoughtSpot might be the new kid on the block, but the company plans to bring Google-like search to the enterprise and empower 20 million users with search-driven analytics by 2020.

Goutam Datta is the new Chief Information and Technology Officer at Bajaj Allianz Insurance

Previously, Goutam Datta was the vice president - Technology at ICICI Lombard for a period of 15 years.

Four regulatory changes that rocked enterprise tech in 2018

Here are four major regulatory changes of the year that made regulatory technology (RegTech) rise in prominence in 2018.