The Metals & Mining industry is dominated by century old behemoths like BHP Billiton, Alcoa, Noersk Hydro, etc. Against these Goliaths, we at Vedanta, see ourselves as David – always on the...
Sep 16, 2019
Guruprasad Gaonkar, APAC SAAS Leader – Office of Finance, Operations and Digital Supply Chain, says the Eighth Continent is a world of disruptive technologies, where 4.4 billion people connect beyond...
Sep 09, 2019
CFOs today are required to take ownership of the data in the company as stewards. This is a new facet of their evolving and emerging role in the rapidly transforming enterprise. The requirement is of...
Mar 26, 2019
Bengaluru-based technology company Infosys will settle with Sebi the former CFO Rajiv Bansal's severance pay case by paying Rs 34.4 lakh. According to a report by Times of India, the...
Feb 19, 2019
The income tax (I-T) department is likely to introduce features in its processes viz., team-based assessment, video-conferencing and electronic review of orders, to ensure hassle-free quality...
Feb 12, 2019
India’s top 10 information technology (IT) companies hired 114,390 workforce in 2018, which is more than four-fold increase from the previous year, said a LiveMint story. It said the numbers are...
Feb 11, 2019
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) is likely to finalise its recommendations on whether over-the-top (OTT) services, such as WhatsApp and Skype. The telecom regulator will also decide on...
Jan 29, 2019
Finance teams lack the digital skillset to embrace the latest advancements in artificial intelligence (AI), causing a negative impact on revenue growth, says a new joint study by the Association of...
Jan 23, 2019
The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has approved the takeover of Tata Teleservices’ (TTSL) mobility business by Airtel. “The National Company Law Tribunal, New Delhi, Principal Bench,...
Jan 22, 2019
There is a need for big investment in fibre infrastructure to make 5G a reality, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) chairman RS Sharma said on Thursday. “5G is going to have...
Jan 18, 2019
The use of virtual assistants (VAs) in the workplace is growing. By 2021, according to Gartner, 25% of digital workers will use a virtual employee assistant (VEA) on a daily basis. This will be up...
Jan 17, 2019
New data collected by Synergy Research Group (SRG) shows that across seven key cloud services and infrastructure market segments, operator and vendor revenues for 2018 passed the $250 billion...
Jan 08, 2019
Over the last few years, organisations in India have adopted technology in most of their business activities, including their anti-fraud efforts. Our previous fraud survey in 2016 identified...
Jan 07, 2019
American multinational financial services corporation Mastercard has said it will start deleting data of Indian cardholders from global servers. The company said it has asked the Reserve Bank...
Dec 17, 2018
The draft National Policy on Electronics 2018 which has undergone wide consultations so far will be finalised and taken up by the cabinet very soon, said IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad last week...
Dec 17, 2018
A survey by Gartner said over 87 per cent of organisations have low business intelligence (BI) and analytics maturity, and this creates a big obstacle for organisations wanting to increase the...
Dec 07, 2018
Corporate India has come of age now when it relates to adopting technology to tackle fraud. The companies surveyed, recently by Deloitte India, showed far more optimism than they had in earlier...
Dec 07, 2018
More than 93 per cent of the Indian organizations are still in the early stages of maturity, according to IDC India’s latest study, titled "IDC MaturityScape Benchmark: Cloud in India, 2018". This...
Nov 26, 2018
Although the top IT security priorities of IT leaders have remained consistent over the past 15 years, the types of threats organizations are protecting against has shifted significantly, according...
Nov 22, 2018
The Ministry of Communications and IT is mulling providing relief package to the industry players, said a Businessline report quoting atop official here on Wednesday. A few days ago Vodafone...
Nov 22, 2018
Enterprises plan to increase hybrid cloud usage, with 91 per cent stating hybrid cloud as the ideal IT model, but only 18 per cent stating they have that model today, according to Nutanix’s first...
Nov 19, 2018
More than 93% of the Indian organizations are still in the early stages of maturity, according to IDC India’s latest study, titled IDC MaturityScape Benchmark: Cloud in India, 2018. This in IDC...
Nov 15, 2018
In today’s times, technology evolves real fast…the flip side, so do hackers. Armed with a deviously brilliant mind and superior knowledge of the latest technologies, hackers are breaching...
Oct 31, 2018
A KPMG report forecasts that India's digital economy may well cross $1 trillion by the financial year 2022. The report was launched at the India Mobile Congress 2018. The report said, “With the...
Oct 26, 2018
Account takeover (ATO) attacks, in which a person's credentials are stolen and used to send emails from their real account, have multiple objectives. Some attackers try to use the hacked email...
Oct 23, 2018
The telecom sector is staring at huge job cuts. Experts estimate more than 60,000 telecom employees may get the axe by the end of this financial year. The reason is sectoral consolidation, which...
Oct 23, 2018
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued the guidelines for interoperability among different kinds of prepaid instruments (PPIs), including e-wallets, meal vouchers and gift vouchers. As...
Oct 17, 2018
Although the vast majority of Indian organizations believe that advanced technologies will be crucial for future growth, few plan to increase their training investment significantly in the next few...
Oct 09, 2018
How is technology facilitating scale and efficiency in enterprises? Pls give us some anecdotes with regards specific technology use-cases, which brings out its value (to enterprises). ...
Oct 08, 2018
Zendesk recently released the Zendesk Benchmark Guide for Enterprise, which outlines best practices for two different types of large companies: Digital Natives that have been considered digital...
Oct 04, 2018
In April-June 2018 year-on-year basis, the gross revenue of telecom service providers and licence fee paid to the government dipped by around 10 per cent to Rs 58,401 crore and Rs 2,929 crore,...
Oct 04, 2018
The Union Cabinet, on Wednesday, approved the National Digital Communications Policy-2018 (NDCP-2018). The Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, re-named the Telecom Commission as...
Sep 27, 2018
Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the telecom sector grew five times in the last three fiscals – from $1.3 billion in 2015-16 to $ 6.2 billion in 2017-18, said Manoj Sinha, Minister of State for...
Sep 26, 2018
With only 10 days left, foreign e-commerce companies, like Amazon, Google, Apple, have begun registering themselves for goods and services tax (GST) in all the states. These companies have...
Sep 20, 2018
The digital payments market in India is expected to grow to $1 trillion by 2023 driven by spurt in mobile payments, presenting huge business opportunities for players in the digital space, said a...
Aug 03, 2018
It may not always be the hot topic on the table at financial planning meets, but a closer look reveals that employee benefits may be worth a second look. When we get down to brass tacks, it’s...
Aug 01, 2018
A 10-member committee on data protection, headed by Justice (retired) B N Srikrishna, has suggested changes in various laws including the Aadhaar Act to ensure protection of citzens' data. ...
Jul 30, 2018
The Government of India should work to drive cross-border collaboration with countries leading in AI (artificial intelligence) research, suggests a joint study by Assocham and PwC. As per it...
Jun 19, 2018
Banks will have their task cut out in the coming years, According State Bank of India, the country’s largest public sector bank, it will be a very challenging time for banks and not only because...
Jun 12, 2018
The thrust by banks, regulators and the government to motivate citizens for digital payments is finally paying off, with cashless transaction contributing to 7 per cent of GDP from 2.5 per cent...
Jun 06, 2018
NITI Aayog, on Monday, released a discussion paer on National Strategy for Artificial Intelligence. The aim is to leverage transformative technology to supplement human intelligence and thus ensure...
Jun 05, 2018
The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and robotics at workplaces is expected to double in India in the next three years from current 14 per cent to 27 per cent – which is higher than the global and...
May 24, 2018
Global technology major IBM feels there is a huge gap in the demand and supply of cybersecurity professionals in the country. The software company calls upon the young graduates to aspire for...
May 14, 2018
The US, Japan and Singapore have opposed India's call for data regulation and servers being located in the country. They say government intervention will encroach upon data privacy. Experts...
May 04, 2018
The Department of Telecom has unveiled the draft of National Digital Communications Policy – 2018. A 22-page document has been put before public domian to seek their comments. The...
May 02, 2018
Cryptocurrencies like bitcoins are most likely to continue facing regulatory obstacles in the near term, according to ratings agency Moody's Investors Service. In its report on fintech and...
Apr 26, 2018
The telecom regulator is likely to seek more powers, in order to regulate the flow of data from users to app makers. People aware of the matter told ET that Trai might ask for an amendment to...
Apr 11, 2018
American researchers are proposing the creation of a public, open-source network that uses blockchains to share verifiable manufacturing data. Most people associate blockchain with...
Apr 11, 2018
This week, three Indian factoring exchanges and the American blockchain technology firm MonetaGo announced launching of a full-fledged blockchain. The yet-unnamed blockchain, built on HyperLedger...
Apr 09, 2018
The industry body Assocham has asked the Reserve Bank of India to put in safety mechanism to ensure safety of the data trail that the cryptocurrency can leave, as it changes hands through a range...
Apr 09, 2018