How leaders can lead in tough times
Category : Columns
Technology : none
As companies try to cope with the tough economic conditions, leaders can play a vital role in motivating their teams and building trust among all stakeholders – their customers, employees, investors, and constituents.
IT spending worldwide to reach $3.7 trillion in 2013: Gartner
Technology : Enterprise IT Services
Much of this spending increase is the result from projected gains in the value of foreign currencies versus the dollar.
SMEs Seek More Fiscal Support From Govt.
Technology : Business Intelligence
Despite government's stimulus packages for SMEs, a majority of small and medium enterprises continue to struggle to find new markets for their products in the economic slowdown, a Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry survey...
NComputing Launches X350 Virtualization Kit
With the surge in demand for ultra low-cost computing solutions brought in by the economic slowdown, NComputing has added a lower-cost, low-profile version of its popular X550 desktop virtualization kit. The X350 kit is built to accommodate...
India SMBs to Spend 15% More on Packaged Software
Amid the current economic slowdown, small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India are more inclined to spend on software than their counterparts in other geographies. As per a AMI study, Indian SMBs are projected to invest approx 15% more this...
Indian CIOs See Early End to Economic Slowdown
Indian CIOs expect the economic slowdown to end by October-December 2009, an IDC survey of 467 CIOs reported. Indian IT organizations are accordingly now focusing on better management of existing IT infrastructure by consolidating,...
Curing the Corporate Anorexia
Category : Interviews
Business cycles are common across industries and geographies. Good times do not last forever and nor do the difficult times. Smart companies learn to adapt and manage well. Great companies ensure that the results are balanced for all the...
Recession Will Drive Demand for SUSE Enterprise 11
Technology : Hardware & Software
Strengthening its strategy for open source and Linux, Novell recently announced its latest offering in SUSE Linux - the Enterprise Version 11. The new version comes to the market almost a year and a half after Novell released version 10. ...
No Cut in IT Security Budgets: McAfee
Technology : Security & Compliance
IT security firm McAfee said Indian IT companies are not cutting down their security spend despite the economic slowdown. CEO David DeWalt told UTVi that cyber-crime worldwide had shot up drastically during the slowdown, resulting in a loss...
Attrition in Indian R&D Centers Lowest in 2009
Zinnov Management Consulting, the management consulting company, released the findings of a study on attrition levels in the MNC R&D industry in India for the year 2009. The report states that this declining trend in attrition started...