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Organisation’s cybersecurity concerns keep almost half of infosec professionals awake at night

Organisation’s cybersecurity concerns keep almost half of infosec professionals awake at night

Six in Every Ten Businesses Have Suffered a Data Breach in The Last Three Years A global survey of more than 6,000 infosec professionals reveals that almost half (49%) of them are kept awake at night worrying about their organisation’s cybersecurity. More than half (58%) are also worried about the readiness of their organisation in

70% of Indian knowledge workers believe embracing new technologies is essential

The Digital Work Personalities Study from Citrix also reveals that 54% of knowledge workers would feel excited if their company launches a new application replacing the one they are familiar with Enterprises are constantly making an effort to enable business transformation through the adoption of technology. Digital transformation is not only impacting business, but many

Consumers Failing to Embrace AI Benefits, Says Pegasystems

Pegasystems study highlights the need for greater empathy in artificial intelligence systems Consumers lack trust in artificial intelligence (AI) and don’t understand the extent to which it can make their interactions with businesses better and more efficient, according to new research from Pegasystems, the software company empowering digital transformation at the world’s leading enterprises. The


Chief Data Officers Are Prioritizing the Right Things, But Higher Strategic Focus Is Required: Gartner

Chief data officers (CDOs) and their data and analytics (DA) teams are focusing on the right priorities, but they are not yet achieving the best balance of their various responsibilities to deliver superior organizational performance, revealed a recent Gartner survey. “CDOs are generally focused upon the right things, but they do not have the right

Lack of digital competencies barrier for Global Businesses, study finds

The survey uncovers a shared awareness among businesses that digital transformation is necessary to achieve their goals and remain competitive. Digital competencies have become vital to achieving business goals, according to new research by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). In Benchmarking competencies for digital performance, commissioned by Riverbed, 87% of Asia Pacific respondents see digital

Businesses Averse to Face their Customer Service Shortcomings: Pegasystems

Pegasystems study shows huge disconnect between business decision makers and customers frustrated with poor customer service Businesses are out of touch with their customers and overestimate the quality of the customer service they provide, according to new research from Pega, the software company empowering customer engagement at the world’s leading enterprises. Pega’s ‘The good, the

Akamai Hits New High for Peak Web Traffic Delivered

World’s largest CDN exceeds 72 Tbps of data delivered; concludes record-setting year with another milestone. Akamai, the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, has set a new record for peak traffic on its global content delivery network (CDN). On Tuesday, December 11, the volume of data being delivered across the Akamai network

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

Cybersecurity Threats can Cost an Average of US$10.3 million to Organisations

A Frost & Sullivan study commissioned by Microsoft reveals that a large-sized organization in India incurs an average of US$10.3 million of economic loss from cyber attacks whereas a mid-sized organization incurs an average of US$11K. Cybersecurity attacks have also resulted in job losses across different functions in more than three in five (64%) organizations

IBM and Bluewolf Launch New Salesforce Practice in India

Global Salesforce consulting agency Bluewolf, an IBM Company, today announced the launch of a new practice to drive digital transformation and customer experience locally in India with Salesforce, the global leader in CRM. The dedicated practice will leverage Bluewolf’s deep expertise and delivery capabilities in Salesforce, augmented intelligence (AI), and innovation strategy, combined with IBM’s