One of the challenges companies face when adopting new technology is to align it with organizational goals and make use of it for better resilience. While new systems can dramatically improve business processes, it's essential to calculate the return on investments.
In Part 1 of this exclusive two-part series, Dr. Raj Iyer, CIO of the U.S. Army, lays out the vision for 2023-2024, which includes a tectonic shift from on-premises data centers to cloud and modernization and the migration of over 5,000 applications to augment war-fighting capabilities.
On its digital transformation journey, Dubai Investments introduced cutting-edge technologies and disruptive business models, and implemented a unique "horses for courses" change management formula to make digital transformation projects successful.
With an ambitious growth strategy for the next three to five years, Starbucks India has come up with a three-pillar digital and technology roadmap that will boost its revenue, enhance customer experience and drive customer demand.
A few decades ago, creating tech foundation and standards was the key responsibility of a CIO. Today, CIOs drive digital growth. Hence, it is important for them to collaborate with employees for business growth and value creation.
When the first shot of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine was administered in the U.K. in 2020, it created history. The BNT162 vaccine by Pfizer and BioNTech was developed in record time following all mandatory procedures. Data science and technology played a significant role in this historic breakthrough.
While there is no single playbook for doing cloud right, certain standards have been established for better implementation. Cloud enables innovative companies to experiment fast, cheap and often. However, CIOs and tech leaders need to think of cloud as an investment, not an expense.
Data and analytics practitioners focus a lot on the delivery and implementation of their platforms and their tools and the integration of data from different sources. But unless they align with business purpose, business value, goals and outcomes, they will not necessarily achieve that value.
Customer experience is a crucial factor in determining the growth and competitiveness of an organization. 7-Eleven is making every effort to deliver that experience securely through its innovations like 7NOW app, 7REWARDS and 7-Eleven Fleet.
Although automation plays a major role in an organization's digital transformation journey, it is just one of the factors that enable the success of that transformation, says Isaac Sacolick, president and CIO at StarCIO - an organization that helps businesses in their transformation journey.
While discussing the top cybersecurity predictions for 2022-2023, Richard Addiscott, senior director analyst at Gartner, says a key observation is the attacks on critical infrastructure. He adds, there is a crucial need for a more in-depth view of the security postures around critical infrastructure.
With a solid technology architecture, which is secure by design, Maruti Suzuki delivers on its promises to customers. Rajesh Uppal, senior executive director, IT and HR, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd., discusses how the company is transforming to stay ahead in a competitive market like India.
How can cloud adoption help small and medium businesses to grow and reduce costs? Amit Basu who is CIO and CISO at International Seaways, one of the largest tanker companies worldwide providing energy transportation services, shares his cloud journey and how it has benefited him.