L&T’s ‘hostile takeover’ of Mindtree is not quite surprising: Gartner

Indian IT might just witness its first-ever hostile takeover bid as L&T signs deal to acquire 20.3 percent of Mindtree’s shares. Sr Director Analyst at Gartner, DD Mishra, however believes market consolidation is a reality, and is here to stay.

Spring 2019: Humanizing the digital experience

Today's digital business strategies come with a list of enticing expectations: improved efficiency, increased productivity, new revenue streams, to name a few. But organizations are finding that to be successful they need to improve the digital experience. Read on to see how some 2019 Digital Edge 50 award-winning organizations have done just that by adding a human touch.

Here's how bots reduced burden on staff, students who did repetitive tasks

University of Melbourne is using the power of robotic process automation (RPA) in a bid to automate manual tasks and help ease the burden on staff stuck doing repetitive jobs.

Five questions to ask before shopping for CDN services

Content delivery networks have been around for more than a decade, but many enterprises are taking a new look at the perks and specialization that today’s CDN services have to offer.

Cloud monitoring, management tools come up short: Survey

Cost and complexity are the top shortcomings of tools enterprises need for monitoring and managing their cloud services, according to Enterprise Management Associates.

From global CIO to SVP of Customer Transformation: Guillermo Diaz takes on inaugural role at Cisco

“I have a great team, and have been with them for many years. It was a hard decision to make,” says Guillermo Diaz Jr, who has left his global CIO role at Cisco to become senior vice president for customer transformation.

Hyperconvergence gathers speed in 2018

New developments aim to increase the appeal of hyperconverged systems among large enterprises

Your guide to top tech conferences 2019

CIO.com's directory of technology conferences makes it easy to find events coming to a convention center near you and those worth traveling to.

Ark's CTO on using big data and analytics to create a world without cancer

In this interview with CIO Asia, Dr Zou Ruiyang, co-founder and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Ark, spoke to us about the startup’s leading technology innovation and its diagnostic test development.

Top ASEAN CIOs to follow on Twitter

List of top CIOs and IT executives accounts in Southeast Asia to follow on Twitter 2019

Bank of Ayudhya CIO talks about digital banking and outsourcing

Voranuch Dejakaisaya, CIOO of Bank of Ayudhya (Krungsri), speaks to CIO Asia about digital transformation, the need to develop online banking to engage with younger customers, outsourcing and promoting a digital culture in the workplace

The 11 biggest issues IT faces today

From securing IoT to retraining IT talent to finding new revenue streams, CIOs have more than their share of concerns keeping them up at night.