Enterprises unclear on social media strategy
A successful social media strategy requires a cross functional team with a deep understanding of customer behavior, social media tools and well-defined goals to achieve the highest results, says Frost & Sullivan.
Few CEOs think that CIOs can transition into a leadership role
Majority of CEOs still regard their IT heads as technology specialists.
Despite business slowdown, CEOs to increase IT spending: Gartner
A majority of CEOs see current economic downturn impacting their business. However, they plan to increase IT investments in 2012, rather than cut it.
IBM extends analytics reach with Varicent acquisition
The acquisition will help IBM to drive analytics capabilities into the hands of front line employees to transform business operations and ultimately improve the bottom line.
Cloud, social media acting as catalysts for enterprises to rethink business continuity approach
A study shows various levels of business continuity management program maturity across organizations and identifies opportunities for improvement.
HP announces converged cloud offering
The solution is based on a common architecture spanning traditional IT, private, managed and public clouds.
Mobile platforms are firmly ‘enterprise unready’
Against the growing, unstoppable backdrop of consumerization and BYOD, a study finds that every mobile device is a risk to business.
Serco launches new BPO division, targets revenue in excess of $ 1 billion by year end
The new unit will improve the services that it provides to its customers and enable it to target global opportunities, both in the public and private sector.
Global mobile ticket usage expected to reach 23 billion by 2016
Mobile users are now beginning to adopt mobile tickets as an integrated part of their mobile lifestyle, says Juniper.
Future PC industry growth cannot depend on emerging markets
Although PC vendors typically experience low consumer PC sales in the first quarter, Gartner’s preliminary results reveal worse-than-normal consumer PC shipment growth.