Shardha Subramanian

Features Editor
IDG Media

The Latest from Shardha Subramanian
NASSCOM elects new chair for IT Services Council
National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) has announced the appointment of Nitin Rakesh, chief executive officer and executive director of Mphasis as the…
Why E-commerce is a Sector Worth Watching in 2016
Something unusual happened in 2015. It was almost as if everybody around the world discovered a new-found love for the same thing, well, around the same time: e-commerce.Like a…
How digitization will redefine the media and entertainment industry in 2016
It’s a revolution unlike any. This generation has been fortunate to witness a sweeping change in the way media and entertainment is consumed. “Digitization has already made a huge…
Indian CIOs survey: What it takes to be a CIO in 2016
The past year has been an interesting one for CIOs. A lot has changed, but some has remained the same. What’s not changed is that CIOs continue to say that the new year will be a…
Why the e-commerce industry will touch new heights in 2016: Sharat Dhall, Yatra.com
India's online growth story remains strong with key drivers being increasing Internet users, increasing smartphone penetration, faster connectivity, greater online…
Why 2016 will be the year of innovation for e-commerce: Sriharsha Majety, Swiggy
In an interview to CIO Sriharsha Majety, CEO and Co-founder, Swiggy, says 2016 might turn out to be a year of consolidation, and that he expects a focus on profitability and…
Growth drivers for the media and entertainment industry in 2016
It wasn’t until Hitler used the power of Television to propagate Nazism in the dark years leading to World War II, that the world realized what reaching the masses actually meant.…
How SMAC is getting the media and entertainment industry closer to customers
The M&E sector has cottoned on to the digitization and the SMAC stack. That’s evident from a move towards what is popularly known as over-the-top offerings or OTT. Simply put…
Mobility in 2016: Building on the success of 2015
It wouldn’t be wrong to say that Indian CIOs have figured mobility out. There are clear indicators in the State of the CIO 2016 survey that point to the fact that CIOs are…
Indian CEOs Want to Champion Digital Technologies
Not too long ago, in that dark, gloomy boardroom, you stood swishing slide after slide of your latest pet project. Your CEO seated on the other side of the room, glares at you…
How CESC Leveraged SMAC to Become a Digital Organization
The Victoria House in Kolkata’s Chowringhee Square is a marvel that’s steeped in history. The building is home to CESC (Calcutta Electricity Supply Corporation) since 1933. Set up…
Everything is Going to Become Software-defined: Uwe Neumeier, Fujitsu
SummaryUwe Neumeier, VP, Global Server Business Service Platform, Fujitsu, talks about why India is an important region for the company and how today’s IT infrastructure is…