Applications

Case Study

Wipro Uses Analytics to Improve On-Time Fulfillment

Ramesh Nagarajan, CIO, Wipro deployed an analytics solution that uses data vizualitaion and BI tools to create high-end descriptive, diagnostic, and predictive analytical reports.

YES Bank Achieves Enhanced Customer Experience with BI

The bank's IT team led by Shetty designed and implemented an in-house platform to provide a holistic single interface for the complete spectrum of its customer engagements.

Chola MS Implemets a Potent CRM to Enhance Customer Experience

Chola MS has a large set of existing customers which has the potential to propel the insurance company on the fast lane to growth. But, the one thing that could put a spoke in the wheel was the lack of a single view of the customer.

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Feature

Second-hand Devices -- Cheaper but Risky

Recycling is generally a good thing. But it may not be such a good thing when it comes to digital devices -- smartphones, tablets and laptops.

Paperless Office is a Distant Reality in India: Susheel John, Kodak Alaris

With more than 600 large enterprises as its customers in India, Kodak Alaris is well placed to consolidate data from digital and paper sources and deliver digitization of documents to organizations. Digital India and other e-governance initiatives will act as a catalyst to drive digitization in India, says Susheel John, Managing Director, Document Imaging, APAC, Kodak Alaris. Excerpts from the interview.

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How-To

How to Achieve Better Third-party Security

No enterprise is an island. In a connected world, a business cannot function without multiple relationships with third parties--outside vendors, contractors, affiliates, partners, and others.

How to Mitigate Business Risk Using SAM and SLM Tools

Sooner or later, the business risk associated with software management will have a detrimental financial effect on your company if you don't have a SAM and SLM risk mitigation strategy in place.

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Interview

Join.me Long ago Eclipsed LogMeIn as the Growth Driver off our Company: LogMeIn COO

Bill Wagner, LogMeIn’s COO talks to us about why the decision to take the free version of the popular remote access product was the right one and how the company’s other products are faring.

On Building a Professional Services Culture

Scott Blanchette, senior vice president of IT services at Nashville-based Vanguard Health Systems, built a professional services group from the ground up.

CIOs Should Inspire Team for ‘Software Defined’ Shift : Chad Sakac, EMC

SDN is pervasive with service providers but they will be relevant within enterprises’ more agile self service clouds in 2014/2015. In next couple of years, SDS will become omnipresent including software on top of commodity storage stacks.

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Video

Computerworld Tech Update: 21 - 25 Oct, 2013

In this roundup of tech news for the week 21 - 25 October, 2013 we talk about office productivity suites, Blackberry, Microsoft, Google Map Pro Engine, Nokia Lumia 2520, and Apple iPad Air.

LinkedIn Refreshes Profiles, Adds New Features

LinkedIn users will soon start seeing a redesigned profile page. Unveiled on Tuesday , the refresh is one of the biggest in years for the professional networking site and is an attempt to get people to share more and stick around longer.

Japan's Sharp Limps it's Way to 100 Years

The Japanese electronics maker, which has a proud history of inventing its way out of problems, faces a management crisis as it passes the century mark.

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News

Microsoft's universal Office apps coming to Windows 10 phone preview in April

Microsoft is preparing to push its universal apps vision for Office to Windows 10 phones by the end of the month, the company said Friday, after demoing the apps to reporters Thursday night.

Microsoft Showed us the Future of Office, and here are the 5 Things it must Improve

We saw the future of Office on Thursday night. App by app, Microsoft is busy building its vision of "Office Everywhere"--universal apps that can scale to fill the available display space of a device.

Microsoft refreshes Mac Office 2016

Microsoft yesterday updated the preview of Office 2016 for the Mac, fixing bugs and improving performance and stability.

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Opinion

Let the Upgrade Path Support Rollback

Software companies should allow users to run older software on new hardware which will give them a performance boost.

Leverage Social Technologies for Enterprise Collaboration

It’s time enterprises moved past traditional collaboration tools and deployed social technologies.

 

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Slide-Show

Things We Love About Microsoft Office 2013

Office 2013 was designed with IT admins in mind. The new version of Office features improved deployment options, better security and a strong cloud connection.

7 Highly Anticipated Microsoft Upgrades That Will Shake up IT

From Windows Server 8 to Office 15, Microsoft is overhauling its IT portfolio. Here's what to expect

20 iPad Business Apps Every CIO Should Want

iPad apps for sales forces, IT departments and more.

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