CIO&Leader

As we set for the year ahead, 2022 poses serious questions that business and political leaders need to answer without delay. For instance, how do we build a society stronger and healthier than before...
Jan 25, 2022
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By 2025, the carbon emissions of hyperscale cloud services will be a top three criterion in cloud purchase decisions, according to Gartner. As environmental, social and governance (ESG) priorities...
Jan 25, 2022
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Organizations across the world have made strides in remote working and collaboration during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the proliferation of digitization is creating significant new cyber threats that...
Jan 24, 2022
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Pulp and paper producers face twin challenges. First, the gigantic machines converting wood pulp into paper-based products are a single point of failure. Second, the industry is embracing...
Jan 24, 2022
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34% of European jobs are at risk and 12 million jobs will be lost to automation across Europe-5 (France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK) by 2040, forecasts Forrester While the pandemic continues...
Jan 21, 2022
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The cyber exposure company, at least 40,417,167,937 records were exposed worldwide in 2021, as calculated by Tenable’s Security Response Team’s analysis of 1,825 breach data incidents publicly...
Jan 21, 2022
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Worldwide IT spending is projected to total USD4.5 trillion in 2022, an increase of 5.1% from 2021, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc.   Despite the potential impacts of the Omicron...
Jan 20, 2022
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The world has been going through significant changes: facing a global COVID-19 pandemic, researching how the SARS-CoV-2 virus works and then delivering a defense via vaccines to fight back. Similarly...
Jan 18, 2022
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The Global Risk Report (GRR) 2022 released last week by the World Economic Forum (WEF) has not listed any of the technological risks as top long-term risks, though the report calls it ‘a possible...
Jan 18, 2022
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In India, while 99% of chief executive officers are confident that the country’s economic growth will improve over the next 12 months, 94% of CEOs (as against 88% last year) feel that global growth...
Jan 17, 2022
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While most organizations have a vision of zero trust or are in the process of implementing zero-trust initiatives, more than half of organizations cannot translate this vision into the solutions they...
Jan 17, 2022
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Enterprises of all sizes are racing to deliver environmental, social, and governance (ESG) commitments, which, according to GlobalData, is no longer a tick-box ‘nice to have’ but an essential part of...
Jan 17, 2022
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By 2024, successful cryptocurrency thefts and ransomware payments will drop by 30% due to criminals’ inability to move and spend funds off blockchain networks, predicts Gartner in its recently...
Jan 17, 2022
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The COVID-19 pandemic, while winding down, has permanently changed the course of business for many firms and industries. Among those changes, it forced enterprises to adopt more sophisticated...
Jan 14, 2022
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With 2021 on its way out and planning for 2022 ongoing, a report published by Kaspersky has produced a list that urges greater caution against cyberattacks in the new year. The cybersecurity leader...
Jan 14, 2022
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Investments in artificial intelligence (AI) have grown in recent years and discussions are now shifting from how to create business value with AI to how to do so in a responsible and ethical way....
Jan 13, 2022
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The recent pandemic has affected every part of the value chain, from raw material sourcing to end customer. It is testing the commercial, operational, financial and organizational resilience of the...
Jan 13, 2022
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CtrlS has announced deployment of Asia’s largest Gas Insulated Substation (GIS) in Mumbai, which is uniquely poised to be a game changer in the Indian data center industry. The state-of-the-art gas...
Jan 12, 2022
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The global Freight Trucking market size is projected to reach USD 1110460 million by 2027, from US$ 875560 million in 2020, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 3.0% during 2021-2027, according...
Jan 12, 2022
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Executives are rethinking how they operate all along the value chain. They’re finding ways to increase flexibility, strengthen cybersecurity, and reduce environmental impact each step of the way....
Jan 12, 2022
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Amit Dhawan has been appointed as CISO & DPO at Quantiphi. He moves from Birlasoft where he served in the same capacity. Earlier, he was associated with JP Morgan Chase & Co, Skillmine...
Jan 11, 2022
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Oil & Gas firms face a myriad of operational, commercial, and existential threats, according to global technology intelligence firm ABI Research. Oil & Gas firms are turning to digitalization...
Jan 11, 2022
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As a total of 45,000 cobots and 452,000 mobile robots are expected to be shipped in 2022, a 65% and 51% Y-o-Y growth, end users are expected to benefit from the tighter integration, identifies ABI...
Jan 11, 2022
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68% of chief technical officers (CTOs) have implemented machine learning at their company, reported research from STX Next. Machine learning is, by far, the most popular AI subset to be implemented;...
Jan 10, 2022
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Quantum computing has become a priority, as 74% agree that those who fail to adopt quantum computing will fall behind, states a new global study “The First Annual Report on Enterprise Quantum...
Jan 10, 2022
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More than 1.1 million online accounts compromised in cyberattacks at 17 well-known companies, announced Attorney General James. Without revealing the names James released a “Business Guide for...
Jan 06, 2022
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Sachin Arora has been appointed as CISO at Digital Convergence Technologies. Previously, he was Virtual CIO & Founder of ProServIT. Earlier, he was associated with Dhishoom Cinemas, Micromax...
Jan 06, 2022
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Strong demand is seen for IT services in the third quarter of FY22, said Motilal Oswal Financial Services (MOFSL). The brokerage house said that it expects a strong median revenue growth during the...
Jan 04, 2022
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The Supreme Court-appointed technical committee, probing the Pegasus spyware snooping allegations, has issued a public notice seeking details from people who may have felt their mobile devices may...
Jan 03, 2022
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Data security, confidentiality, integrity, and availability are now key issues for all organizations, as is the imperative to use data ethically while complying with a complex web of industry and...
Jan 03, 2022
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Incident response (IR) is when companies call in a team in the aftermath of a breach to limit the damage and prevent an attack from spreading. At Kaspersky, IR is handled by the Global Response...
Jan 03, 2022
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Manoj Kuruvanthody has joined as CISO at Tredence. Immediately prior to this, he was AVP & Head - Cyber Security Strategy & Governance at Infosys. Earlier, he was associated with EY, Mphasis...
Dec 30, 2021
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India's technology capital Bengaluru has been ranked as one of the top 5 cities globally with the most prominent AI talent pools worldwide by The Fletcher School at Tufts University.Bengaluru has...
Dec 29, 2021
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In a statement, Microsoft's Security Response Center (MSRC) has confirmed a NotLegit bug in the Azure cloud that may have exposed the data of several of its users. Microsoft's validation came after...
Dec 24, 2021
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More than 900 publishers worldwide anticipate passing this important milestone on the App Store and Google Play in 2021, up close to 91 percent of the 2016 total from 475, according to the Sensor...
Dec 22, 2021
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The cybersecurity services and product industry have combined revenue of USD 9.85 Bn in 2021 and grew at a CAGR of 40% in the last two years, stated  ‘India Cybersecurity Industry Report – Services...
Dec 22, 2021
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E-commerce shines in various parameters like Pick up time, Queue Time and Abandonment Rates, stated study undertaken by Ozonetel. The report dwells on some of the areas where call center excelled...
Dec 21, 2021
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Keeping up with digital transformation (32%) and keeping talent in technical roles (26%) are the two biggest challenges organizations face today, reveals the new study by Ivanti. Additionally, the...
Dec 21, 2021
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Akhil Verma has joined as CISO at Paytm Money. Immediately prior to this, he was CISO at Airtel Payments Bank. Earlier, he was associated with Fincare Small Finance Bank, Janalakshmi Financial...
Dec 20, 2021
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Scam calls in India have reduced from 9% to 1.4% and some of the common scams in the country still remain the ever-popular KYC & OTP related frauds, according to the fifth edition of the annual...
Dec 20, 2021
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The joint parliamentary committee (JPC) has released a reworked version of the much awaited data protection bill 2019, now called the “Data Protection Act of 2021” (2021 Bill). The bill was tabled in...
Dec 17, 2021
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There has been a 30-fold increase in distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) cyber attacks in India in October, compared to the volume recorded in the previous month, according to a report. Cyber-...
Dec 16, 2021
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The use of industrial robots in factories around the world is accelerating at a high rate: 126 robots per 10,000 employees is the new average of global robot density in the manufacturing industries...
Dec 15, 2021
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Of the 2.9 billion still offline, an estimated 96 per cent live in developing countries. And even among the 4.9 billion counted as 'Internet users', many hundreds of millions may only get the chance...
Dec 15, 2021
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The Indian Software as a Service (SaaS) landscape continues to mature rapidly, with more companies reaching larger scale and driving heightened investor interest. SaaS investment in India is forecast...
Dec 13, 2021
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Indian CIOs are likely to increase their spending towards projects that drive innovation and modernizing legacy systems. Hiring a workforce that can deliver on these needs will also be a key priority...
Dec 13, 2021
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66% of data and analytics professionals experienced improved data quality as a “leading benefit” when implementing data governance programs, a trend that rises to a staggering 83% for organizations...
Dec 13, 2021
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Over a third of cybersecurity technologies used by Indian organisations are outdated, according to a recent study published by Cisco. Study titled “Security Outcomes Study Volume 2” stats that 37% of...
Dec 09, 2021
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At least 30% of critical infrastructure organizations will experience a security breach by 2025, which will most likely result in the halting of an operations- or mission-critical cyber-physical...
Dec 09, 2021
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Darshan Chavan has joined as CISO at Canara Robeco Asset Management Co. Immediately prior to this, he was Information Security Officer at SBI Mutual Fund. Earlier, he was associated with RMF, Sify, K...
Nov 24, 2021
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