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Case Study

Adhunik Group Moves its HRMS Onto the Cloud

Here's how Sanjeev Kumar, CIO, Adhunik Group successfully managed to bring the CEOs and department heads of the various business units and plants onto the same page.

How iStream Took the Infrastructure Risk out of the Equation with the Cloud

iStream's co-founder and CTO, Chellappa Dhanukodi took on the challenge of getting iStream off to a great start by opting for Amazon’s cloud service. The Indian company is now confident of providing users with seamless and highly available video streaming capabilities.

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Feature

Who in the C-suite Isn’t Doing Enough to Drive the Digital Agenda?

Digitally mature companies are more profitable. Period. Yet the digital maturity of Indian companies isn’t great. Who’s to blame? We spoke to Laurence Buchanan, Partner, EY, to find out.  

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How-To

How to Assess the Security of SaaS Applications

The seven goals a SaaS security review should address.

5 Tips to Keep Your Data Secure on the Cloud

So with all the legal uncertainty around cloud you simply have no choice but to take control and be responsible for your own data. Here are five data privacy protection tips to help you tackle the issue of cloud privacy.

From Small to Big: 5 Tips for Managing Clouds at Scale

Cloud users say scaling up a cloud is hard. We look at some tips and tricks for such users.

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Interview

IoT to benefit wider industry spectrum by 2019 : Ganesh Ramamoorthy, Gartner

Companies investing in IoT technology need to understand the importance of the service and whether that type of service makes absolute sense for their company.

New Buying Pattern is Changing IAM: ILANTUS Technologies

Binod Singh, President and CEO, ILANTUS Technologies, believes that as more business departments start making IT purchase decisions, it’s changing the way identity and access management (IAM) is built and sold. IAM will have to move from its monolithic past to a dynamic, fragmented, and user-friendly avatar.

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.

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Video

Digital India to be Key Enabler for IoT: Narendra Bhandari, Intel

Intel is driving IoT framework or reference architecture from sensors to the back end servers and analysis across the ecosystem of tech vendors, developers, systems integrators and CIOs. It’s not about bits and bytes from a digital perspective but one needs to know temperature, location and other aspects. But it will require interesting new skillsets at the organisation end across the entire spectrum to the likes of information scientists, data partitioners, networking experts to drive the true benefits of IoT, says Narendra Bhandari, Director, Software & Services Group, Intel Asia Pacific.

ComputerWorld Tech Update: 09 - 13 December, 2013

In this roundup of tech news from ComputerWorld for the week 09 - 13 December, 2013, we talk about Dell's enterprise mobility management,Microsoft trying to lure Gmail users, Original Design Manufacturers seeing increased demand for their direct servers, and smartphones making a serious entry into the enterprise.

Computerworld Tech Update: 02 - 06 December, 2013

In this roundup of tech news from ComputerWorld for the week 02 - 06 December, 2013, we talk about Amazon Drone, Twitter fake followers, Indian Smartphone market, Botnet and Google's Compute Engine.

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News

Google to Put Zero-rating Plans on hold in India

The company is fearing severe backlash after the public’s resentment to similar initiatives by Facebook and Airtel.

With more than 100 mn Users, Snapchat is Considering IPO, says CEO

Valued at $15 billion (about Rs 90,000 crore) earlier this year, popular photo and video sharing app, Snapchat is now considering going public, said CEO Evan Spiegel at a Code Conference in California.

Facebook is Offering Free Advertisement Credits for Exclusive Video Content in India

As a bid to lure video content creators, Facebook has been offering free advertisement credits in India to receive content 48-72 hours before any other site.

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Opinion

Going Beyond Touch Computing with Virtual Reality

Until now, we have used computational data as an addendum to the world, so it is just a matter of time before reality fits into the confines of a virtual world.

Net Neutrality: It’s Time TRAI Batted for End Users

Putting in place a regulatory framework for App developers is no solution. TRAI should mandate Net neutrality.

Facebook, Reliance Communications Cock a Snook at Net Neutrality

Reliance Communications and Facebook are trying to sugarcoat a blatantly biased and anti-net neutrality move as a socially responsible initiative. 

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Slide-Show

6 Leaders Who Headed for an Abrupt Exit

The abrupt exit of top leaders of Indian and global tech companies this year, with many of them citing ambiguous reasons, surprised the technology world.

8 Ways Technology Kicked Off the FIFA 2014 World Cup

The FIFA 2014 World Cup is as much about the adrenaline and the glory of winning as it is about technology this year. New high-tech innovations are not only assisting decision-makers but also enhancing the football fans' delight.

10 Mistakes Companies Make After a Data Breach

In a recent presentation for The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Privacy Academy, Michael Bruemmer of Experian Data Breach Resolution outlined some the common mistakes his firm has seen as organizations deal with the aftermath of a breach.

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