'CIOs should not make themselves irreplaceable'
Succession planning is a fundamental activity within every corporate function. For Information Technology (IT), it is especially important as technology’s role as a business enabler continues to grow, says Suresh A Shanmugam, Head, Business InformationT
Companies Need a CISO
With hacking becoming common, a Chief Information Security Officer will help in devising security strategies for the company.
Cloud Computing: Pain or Panacea?
Will cloud computing really take away all hassles of business management or add to the responsibilities of companies?
India saves 30,000 American jobs
New Delhi’s $4.1 billion with Washington to purchase 10 C-17 Boeing aircraft will keep the plant alive and support jobs. Analysts say India should use this as a strategic bargain tool.
Indian IT industry hirings in FY 2010 and FY 2011
Indian It is still going strong because of a 20 percent increase in overall workforce levels in the coming year. This segment will continue to see double digit growth, according to the IT Employer Survey by HeadHonchos.com - a job search portal for senior
The New Age Worker
It is about time that companies and IT departments take notice of the new age worker who is making his presence felt. He is more productive as he works away from office using a number of new age technologies like video conferencing, Smart phones, Skype et
Hackers Gain Notoriety As Cyber Attacks Increase
Attacking a high profile website for fun or fame continues to motivate hackers. However, a larger number are now doing it for money. The industry hopes that these attacks raise awareness, and the Internet emerges stronger as a result.
China baits Indian IT Cos.
China is offering attractions in the form of government subsidy, tax exemption, financial support and a great infrastructure to Indian IT companies to set up shop in Xuzhou Economic and Technological Development Zone.
Indian IT firms continue hiring; foresee good innings
Companies like TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Mahindra Satyam and others expect sustained demand of services and continued growth momentum in the coming few quarters as they seem better prepared to handle any future slowdown. Companies like Infosys and TCS are buil
Study says Cloud adoption fuels enterprise testing and QA demand
New report from Capgemini, Sogeti and HP highlights continued growth in Quality Assurance (QA) budget allocation, with particularly high levels of investment in emerging market economies