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Three CEO concerns CIOs must address

Three CEO concerns CIOs must address

Gartner has identified reglobalization, economic slowdown and ‘digital dithering’ as the top three concerns for CEOs in 2019. CIOs need to understand these concerns and address them in their strategic planning over the next 12-18 months. Kristian Steenstrup, distinguished analyst and Gartner Fellow, said that with business conditions declining, CEOs are looking for ways to

Bosch names Vijay Ratnaparkhe as CIO

Vijay Ratnaparkhe joins the parent organization as CIO Vijay Ratnaparkhe, president and managing director, Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions (RBEI), is the new Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Robert Bosch, the Stuttgart-headquartered global engineering and technology company. Ratnaparkhe takes over the new role from Dr Elmar Pritsch, who took over the management of the

Facebook Photo API Bug Exposed Users’ Unpublished Photos

A bug in Facebook’s photo API may have exposed up to 6.8 million users’ photos to app developers, the company announced on Friday. Facebook said that normally, when a user gives permission for an app to get at their Facebook photos, the developers are only supposed to get access to photos that are posted onto

Symantec Unveils Neural Network to Protect Critical Infrastructure From Cyber Warfare

Symantec Industrial Control System Protection Neural to defend against USB-borne malware, network intrusion and zero-day attacks on operational technology Symantec today introduced Industrial Control System Protection (ICSP) Neural, the industry’s first neural network-integrated USB scanning station that helps organizations protect critical infrastructure by preventing the devastating physical consequences of cyber-attacks on operational technology (OT). OT

Advanced Analytics Solutions – Priority for CIOs Globally

Infoholic Research LLP, recently published a study titled “Advanced Analytics: Benchmarking the Enterprise Market GrowthVendor and End-User Landscape.” Infoholic Research predicts advanced analytics to be the No.1 investment priority for CIOs in the upcoming years. The adoption and usage of advanced analytics solutions will have a major impact on executive decision-making as a result of

Top 5 Collaboration Trends for 2016

In recent times, we’ve seen some incredible collaboration innovations come to life and the nature of work rapidly change. What has been very clear is that significant advancements in ‘anywhere, anytime’ collaboration, and the evolution of workplaces and workspaces are being seen globally. Today’s customers not only have greater freedom and flexibility of choice for

CIOs lead digital transformation in modern era

Digital transformation is the next big wave for organizations.  SAP with its innovation both organically developed as well as acquired is right at the center of companies’ digital transformation journey.  We are the only company bringing all the newer pieces around big data, IoT together to provide the innovative framework for the client’s end-to-end digital

CIOs need to change their mindset to embrace digital future

  At the opening of Dell India’s IT Executive Summit 2015 being held at Colombo, a KPMG study on CIO IT Priorities brought out an interesting insight that efficiency and productivity continue to be the biggest drivers of technology investments. The theme of the executive summit centered on experiencing and realizing the import of the

Ciber Automates Application Modernization with New Solution

Ciber, Inc., a leading global provider of business technology services and solutions, announced today Ciber Momentum™, a game-changing solution that automates application modernization. “CIOs identify application modernization as a top initiative and investment priority,” said Michael Boustridge, president and CEO of Ciber. “Until today, application modernization was predominately a people-based model and involved laboriously rewriting

Nucleus Software and Red Hat collaborate to help Non-Banking Finance Companies

Nucleus Software today announced that it is organising a round table discussion on “Shaping The Future of Lending For Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs)” in Chennai on August 5, 2015 in association with Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open-source software solutions. The NBFC sector, which numbers more than 12,000 institutions in India, has grown