Ashok Leyland's IT-head found an innovative approach in the guise of gamification to bring business closer to IT-and it was no child's play.
Pankaj Verma, VP-IT, NSAIL created a planning module in-house - instead of going for an off-the-shelf product - and saved close to Rs 1 crore for the company.
CIOs and CISOs should prioritize investments and first invest in areas more risky and profitable, says Sunil Sharma, VP-Sales and Operations, India & SAARC, Cyberoam (a Sophos company)
Get ready for the disappearing IT department. Companies including Zappos, GameStop, Aetna and AccuWeather have restructured IT, sometimes radically, to respond to some harsh economic and technologic forces bearing down on CIOs.
Natural and manmade disasters underscore the challenges of seamless disaster recovery in the real world. Having a comprehensive business continuity plan isn't just an IT concern; though. Nothing less than the survival of your company is at stake.
Companies like Persado, which uses big data to help marketers optimize their messages, are finding success training their existing staff in the new big data technologies.
These six dashboards help IT execs make key decisions by putting data from a variety of enterprise applications and services at a CIO's fingertips.
Jim Thompson, CTO, Unisys, talks to Computerworld India about the company’s Forward! solution, the state of the Unix mission critical market and how India figures in Unisys’s future plans.
Julie Parrish, senior vice president and CMO, NetApp, talks about how marketing has transformed over the years and why the CIO-CMO gap seems to be widening.
Singapore-based Scott Bales, known in banking circles as "a global leader on Innovation, Trends, Design and Mobility" is publishing a book on mobility, titled, Mobile Ready. The book is right now at a pre-order stage at an innovative publishing forum, Publishizer.com, where it has already raised S$18,000 in pre-orders (at the time of writing). This shows how popular Bales is as a thought leader in his space. If you have any doubts over his popularity, look at this: he has over 15,000 Facebook followers!
Alison Higgins-Miller, VP APAC and Japan, Websense, talks about trends in security.
Anil Bhasin, MD, India and SAARC for Palo Alto Networks talks about next generation security.
In the latest edition of "Boss Knows Best" series, we speak to Sri Karumbati, CIO, Stumpp, Schuele and Somappa Springs who offers his take on what goals techies should be focussing on to help their organization.
Multi-national IT company, HP, has decided to increase its focus into the security space. It's released a new set of security offerings that focuses on securing interactions between users, applications and data.
The writing's on the wall about the short supply of IPv4 addresses, and IPv6 has been around since 1999. Then why does the new protocol still make up just a fraction of the Internet?
Servcorp COO, Marcus Moufarrige, who was formerly a CIO, discusses why you're going to be more important than the CFO in the next five years, and how IT chiefs are still making things too complex.
Change your department’s goalposts now or you might have to deal with someone changing them for you.
It’s time enterprises moved past traditional collaboration tools and deployed social technologies.
We bring to you six global CEOs who made a comeback to save their struggling companies and help them revive in the time of crisis.
Make no mistake about it: There's a massive difference between what employers say and what they actually mean.
From Apple, to Symantec and Anonymous, lots of people, companies and groups influence the IT security world.