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IT Report Card to the NDA Government – Evaluating the Union Budget 2014-15 #Press #Media #Firstpost

As a follow-up to our previous blog where Greyhound Research highlighted pain points IT decision makers are facing in India, below is an IT report card for the NDA Government post the announcements in Union Budget 2014-15. This report card assesses various schemes and initiatives announced by the new government and the expected outcomes for the IT … Continue reading

IT Report Card To The NDA Government – Evaluating The Union Budget 2014-15

As a follow-up to our previous blog where Greyhound Research highlighted pain points IT decision makers are facing in India, below is an IT report card for the NDA Government post the announcements in Union Budget 2014-15. This report card assesses various schemes and initiatives announced by the new government and the expected outcomes for the … Continue reading

A CIO’s metamorphosis from IT enabler to strategic business leader #Press #Media #FirstBiz

While the CFO has the liberty to look into matters only concerning finance and the CMO can concentrate on marketing, the CIO has, of late, lost the liberty to focus on matters concerning only IT. The lines have blurred and walls that existed before have been brought down. The steady progress to digital in all … Continue reading

The Social CIO #Press #Media

Enterprise technology decision makers are increasingly leveraging social network and technologies to foster growth in their organisations. Social technologies are playing a major role in fostering growth among organisations and enterprise technology decision makers are leveraging social networks in numerous innovative ways. There are some key verticals like BFSI, telecom, retail and hospitality which is … Continue reading

Cognizant Q1 profit up 23% to $349m #Press #Media

Increased spending by clients in North America and Europe helped software solutions provider Cognizant Technology Solutions meet its first quarter revenue target of $2.42 billion, an increase of 19.9 per cent compared with the quarter ended March 31, 2013. Its profits grew 22.8 per cent to $348.87 million. An uptick in business from financial services … Continue reading

Catch Greyhound Research as a Knowledge Partner at CIO Leadership Retreat 2014 #Event #Media #Press #CIO #CLRIndia

What is the event all about?  Today’s most advanced and complicated IT technology landscape poses unprecedented challenges and needless to say that an isolated approach never can address these challenges. This is only possible with a strong, mutually understood IT partnership, which not only addresses the challenges but also provide an in-depth view of upcoming … Continue reading

Catch Greyhound Research as a Knowledge Partner at CXO Leadership Retreat 2013 #Event #Media #Press #CIO #CLRIndia

What is the event all about?  The Indian Economy is experiencing its worst slowdown in nearly a decade on the back of global contractionary headwinds, domestic macro-economic imbalances and policy reversals on the fiscal front. With growth pegged at below 5%, Businesses are under severe pressure to readjust to the new normal. With a fundamentally … Continue reading

Social business is the way ahead #SocialTech #CMO #CIO #SocialMedia

Years ago, it was just unthinkable that you would decide whether to watch a movie or not on the basis of short and snappy reviews posted by strangers, indulge in blatant narcissism by posting ‘selfies’ and revel in the ‘likes’ your ‘statuses’ get. However, the phenomenal growth of social media over the years has changed … Continue reading

Press Mention: What to Look for When Hiring an IT Consultant

Just because someone has the words “IT consultant” printed on a business card doesn’t mean he can solve your particular technology challenge or will work well with your IT or management team. So how do you find the right IT consultant, someone who understands your business and can address your specific IT need(s)? So before … Continue reading

Press Mention: What to Look for When Hiring an IT Consultant

Just because someone has the words “IT consultant” printed on a business card doesn’t mean he can solve your particular technology challenge or will work well with your IT or management team. So how do you find the right IT consultant, someone who understands your business and can address your specific IT need(s)? So before … Continue reading

Press Mention: What to Look for When Hiring an IT Consultant

Just because someone has the words “IT consultant” printed on a business card doesn’t mean he can solve your particular technology challenge or will work well with your IT or management team. So how do you find the right IT consultant, someone who understands your business and can address your specific IT need(s)? So before … Continue reading

Press Mention: To charge or not to charge?

The pressure to expand IT infrastructure coupled with the need to minimise costs has heightened the demand for chargeback systems. If done well, a chargeback mechanism allows IT costs to scale up or down based on demand and usage, say analysts. But how can an organisation devise an effective chargeback plan given the range of variables associated with … Continue reading

Press Mention: Data Security – The Questions, Solutions and Do’s and Don’ts

At a recent tweet chat organized by Greyhound Research (corresponding hashtag: #SecurityChat), an esteemed group of panelists discussed ‘Security in the New IT World’. The conversation revolved around  various facets of security issues plaguing todays enterprises, particularly impact of emerging technologies like cloud, mobility, big data and social technologies. Apart from discussing the trends, the panelists … Continue reading

Press Mention: So What’s The Fuss With These Technologies Really About?

CIOs are usually bombarded with various cycles of prediction and reports made by IT research companies/consultancies and vendors to give them a fair idea of what technologies are going to make it big. But, have these technologies really had the impact which was hyped about them? Let’s take a look: Social Or Anti-Social? Social is … Continue reading

Video: From Chief Information Officer to Chief Innovation Officer

At the CIO Summit in Pune, Sanchit Gogia gave a presentation titled “Innovation Drives the Wheels of Fortune”—which was about how CIOs can drive innovation that leads to performance. “As CIOs, we have continued to think about innovation from the technology perspective and not beyond,” said Gogia.

Speaking Engagement: CIO Summit 2013, New Delhi, India

Topic – Innovation Drives The Wheels of Fortune Competitive pressures are at an all time high and organizations are constantly striving to differentiate their products and services in the market. To survive this continuous change and evolution, enterprises are deemed to transition their business and technology strategies away from cost-cutting and efficiency to innovation and … Continue reading

Video: Emerging Technologies – Indian Translation

Source: http://biztech2.in.com/videos/innovation-amp;-leadership/emerging-technologies-indian-translation/154842

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