- TCS Crosses Rs 5 lakh crore Market Capitalization
- IBM Aims to Disrupt Supercomputing Market with Cloud Enticements
- Tech Mahindra Plans Expansion in Korea
- Twitter Employees Mainly Male and White
- SSD Prices For Hybrids, Ultrathin Laptops to Flatten Next Year
- Sprint Boosts Enterprise Cloud Offering With Google Apps for Business
- Facebook Reports a Big Sales Jump, Helped by Mobile Ads
IT bellwether TCS scripted history by becoming the first Indian company to stage a grand entry into the Rs 5 lakh crore market cap club.
My last couple of columns have addressed cloud adoption patterns by IT organizations. They have discussed the seeming ennui regarding cloud computing on the part of IT groups that they seem less interested in the field, despite the belief on the part of vendors that the cloud represents tomorrow's technology infrastructure.
The characteristics of happy CIOs--versus unhappy ones--goes beyond money, a CIO research proves. But of course, it still has plenty to do with it.
The annual cost of cybercrime is either staggering, or a mere blip on the world's economic bottom line, depending on how you look at it.
Of late, the memos by company chiefs are far from being positive or motivational. The latest in the list is Nadella's memo to his employees about the mass lay-off Microsoft is planning. We bring to you eight such memos that went viral.
The company analyzed data to reveal some of the defining moments of World Cup 2014 on social media.
Two weeks ago, venerable media company Condé Nast decommissioned its Newark data center. The 67,200 square feet facility had already been sold and the deal closed. The 105-year-old company had gone all-in with the cloud.
If your job requires you to do anything substantial with numbers, chances are you use a spreadsheet app to do it. As a Mac user, you've got plenty of choices among spreadsheet apps, but for most of us that isn't the case.
With companies operating 24x7 and employees increasingly working from mobile devices, the pressure on IT staff to stay in touch even when they are on vacation is becoming almost an unspoken requirement.
Do you remember when you were first assigned a leadership role? It's an exciting adventure, filled with anticipation, anxiousness, fear of the unknown and an overwhelming need to ensure you're ready to take on one of the greatest responsibilities of a career.
Google's Android Wear platform is an impressive first step toward making smartwatches people will actually want to buy. Here's an in-depth look at where the software shines -- and where it falls short.
Amod Malviya, CTO, Flipkart, says the outage was not due to an infrastructure failure. He says changes in the nature of traffic affect Flipkart’s complex algorithms, and throw up hidden choke points that don’t show up in routine stress tests.
If you're like me and broke into a sweat when confronted with any kind of mandatory math or statistics courses in college, you're in for a world of hurt now -- a world where data reigns and making sense of it all is compulsory.
In contrast to all the hoopla around the need for data analysts, some CIOs aren’t ready to hire business analysts. Here’s why.
Apple recently unveiled Swift, a new language to replace Objective-C for OS X and iOS application development.
18,000 Microsoft employees will find themselves without jobs over the next year, and the company is "moving now" to eliminate the first 13,000 positions. The job cuts are by far Microsoft's largest ever.
Apple's partnership with IBM to tackle the mobile enterprise could have lasting ramifications for both companies--as well as for rivals Google, Microsoft and BlackBerry.
When people learn that I run marathons in addition to covering healthcare IT, they ask, "Where's your fitness tracker?"
Microsoft’s Bing and Cortana accurately predicted almost all winners in the knock-out rounds with the help of data sets, algorithms and predictive analysis.
A few years ago, the idea of home and office appliances being connected to a network, may have seemed strange. Today, however this is fast becoming a reality, as technology continues to develop and evolve, increasing in complexity and sophistication.
In today's business environment, organizations are demanding advanced analytics that allows them to use large volumes and diverse types of data to discover patterns and anomalies and predict outcomes.
Now that you have initiatives to migrate to the cloud, extend to the mobile web and integrate all the pieces from the BYOD movement, the next hurdle is going to be keeping an eye on all these moving pieces. IT Operations Analytics has been dubbed the solution to bring order to this rapidly growing complexity.
Multisourcing--parceling out the IT services portfolio among a number of vendors--is the new normal in IT outsourcing. And as SMAC services become increasingly important to the IT environment, companies will find themselves managing an ever larger pool of smaller deals.
My last post noted that the IT industry appears to suffer from cloud computing ennui. I also said that other evidence indicates that many IT users appear to have put cloud computing in the "done and dusted" category despite not really understanding it very well.
This year has been the best of times and the worst of times for open source code and security.
According to the BSE, the reason behind the shutdown was that the number of primary connections had come down to less than 2,000.
Almost all manufacturers will be using Internet of Things (IoT) applications by 2020, leading to a potential economic impact of as much as $2.3 trillion for the global manufacturing industry alone, says Robert Kocis, Senior Divisional VP of Asia Pacific Sales and Distribution, at PTC.
Despite Yahoo CEO Melissa Mayer's decision to ban telecommuting last year, working in places other than a traditional office headquarters is becoming more popular. Not only has this been a benefit for workers who want more flexibility, it has also been a boon for coworking spaces.
With the uproar continuing over Facebook's manipulation of some users' News Feeds to conduct an experiment on emotions, there are several things users need to understand.
Instead of updating products every six weeks, as Google promised at the I/O developer conference, the company might want to slow down and make sure its products and services actually represent what its customers want.
Hadoop introduced a new way to simplify the analysis of large data sets, and in a very short time reshaped the big data market. In fact, today Hadoop is often synonymous with the term big data.
Rosendin Electric has thousands of employees, hundreds of smartphones, more than 400 iPads and a few Microsoft Surface tablets -- none are Bring Your Own Devices.