Data has become more pervasive as almost every organization uses data and analytics for strategic and operational decisions. But a D&A organization needs to adopt the right data model and have a data-driven culture to drive business value and contribute to stakeholder outcomes.
India is witnessing a huge demand for insurance products. A digital platform is discussed as a high priority, and it will increase the distribution of insurance products across the country. This platform will bring together sellers and buyers of insurance products.
Most cloud computing security threats emanate from age-old issues that have been in existence since the pre-cloud days. In addition to mitigating these threats, CISOs and CIOs have to safeguard their infrastructure from the supply chain attacks that have intensified and impacted several businesses since 2020.
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.
According to a KPMG survey, an average of 67% of companies are expected to embrace emerging platforms like the metaverse, NFTs and Web3 in the next two years. However, several of these new-tech platforms are still untested among enterprises.
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.
Capgemini is one of the few organizations to have deployed a dedicated data hub for decisions on sustainability purposes. The stakeholders get clean, verified data to draw insights and take informed decisions on factors like carbon footprint, net zero and climate issues.
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.
Blockchain is one of the most prominent technologies with unique characteristics; however, it has not been in use widely. Firdosh Sheikh, CEO at DRIFE, shares her views on some misconceptions about blockchain.
Global supply chains have been buckling under the strain of unprecedented demand and constricted effective logistics capacity. Lexmark took the issue head-on and leveraged its digital transformation journey to improve its overall supply chain management.
Demand for data center infrastructure is growing exponentially due to the rapid rate at which India is digitalizing consumer services. India also has a massive population of nearly 1.4 billion people, so these services will need to be provided at scale and in a short time.
With the growing focus on Kubernetes, containers and serverless, CIOs need to start thinking along the lines of "securing cloud by design" and not as an afterthought. This is critical from both cost and speed perspectives.
Data has become a key tenet of business. To derive value from data, all stakeholders in the data and analytics organization need to speak a common language. It is also imperative for organizations to have good data literacy and data culture.
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.