Editorials

3D printers

3D Printers: Future of Manufacturing

April 19, 2016

Digital technologies have disrupted many sectors, and now, it’s time for the same to happen to the manufacturing industry. The technology that’s likely to make it happen are

Hybrid Cloud

5 Key Applications of Hybrid Cloud

April 19, 2016

Every organization would have data it doesn’t want going out of its premise, and yet doesn’t want to invest in additional IT infrastructure. Hybrid cloud makes perfect sense ...

Startup India Action Plan: Key Takeaways

February 10, 2016

NEW DELHI, INDIA: In his op-ed on Middle East, ‘Two states for two peoples’, Shimon Peres, the then president of Israel highlighted his nations’ creative and innovative prowess in ...

Why Enterprise Social Networks Boost Employee Productivity

January 19, 2016

Saif Ahmad, Founding CEO, Hallwaze Inc Collaboration, coordination and connectivity are among the most important parameters of success in enterprise operations. The system of work and operations within business enterprises evolved ...

It’s Digitize India Before Digital India!

January 14, 2016

The full potential of a Digital India can only be realized when all information is made available anytime, anywhere, to anyone, and on any device. Sadly, this is still a ...

My 5 Tech Predictions for 2016

January 14, 2016

The last year ended on a controversial note with Facebook trying to grab the next billion Internet users in the garb of offering free Internet services. Instead of covering what’s ...

Facebook’s Free Basics is Not Free, Basic Internet Access—Here’s Why

December 31, 2015

The Internet has become an interesting place, not only because it has over a billion websites, but over who controls its access. That’s what Facebook has been trying to do ...

smart cities

Smart Cities can be a boon for Indian SMEs

November 23, 2015

The infrastructure in existing Indian cities is crumbling under the pressure of growing population, leading to a slew of different issues that impact every single urban citizen. Building smart cities ...

IoT

IoT is More than Adding Sensors to Gather Data

November 23, 2015

Considering all the noise surrounding IoT, one wonders whether it’s all just hype or can organizations actually reap benefits from it. Where’s the RoI in implementing IoT based solutions? Unless ...

Cloud Computing Adoption

Tech Recommendations for Successful Cloud Adoption

November 23, 2015

Indian companies, especially SMEs, seem to be gradually coming into grips with the prospect of adopting cloud computing instead of investing money upfront on having their own IT infrastructure. According ...

Here’s What you Need to Go Digital!

November 23, 2015

It’s no longer an option for any business to go digital today, and the proof of that lies in the changing lifestyle around us. All normal, everyday activities are being ...

enterprise mobility

3 Ways to Ride the Mobility Wave in a Digital World

November 10, 2015

Whether it’s ordering groceries online or finding a restaurant to order dinner, consumers have gotten into the habit of doing everything online, and mostly from their smartphones. The digital shift ...

Big Data

Before you Choose a Big Data Solution

October 6, 2015

With the volume and variety of data expanding exponentially, organizations that are able to capture and analyze it are bound to have a much higher competitive advantage over those that ...

Cloud Computing PCQuest

3 Things Every SME Needs for Successful Cloud Computing Adoption

September 14, 2015

Just going for a cloud computing solution today is not enough. Here are three other technologies you also need. Indian SMEs are gradually accepting cloud computing instead of investing money upfront ...

Data Analytics

Find Balance in Game Analytics

June 2, 2015

Data analytics is one of the most important aspect for a business to grow in the market as it works as a filter to acquire meaningful insights out of huge ...

Why BlackBerry’s Z3 is a Lost Opportunity

June 27, 2014

Prasanto K Roy (@prasanto), advisor CyberMedia 'My BlackBerry was stolen, but it was returned immediately', goes one much-shared tweet. ‘All ten BlackBerry users won't get this joke,' says another. BlackBerry jokes ...

Why you should care about the Internet of Things?

April 4, 2014

Internet of Things (IoT) or Machine to Machine (M2M) is perhaps the hottest talk of town these days. It's a revolution of sorts that's gradually building up in the background, ...

So long XP! How can Microsoft recreate the magic?

April 2, 2014

All good things come to an end and this notion beautifully connects with Microsoft's decision to cease use of Windows XP, the most-widely used operating system on desktops across the ...

Mobility Will Fuel All Other Trends This Year

March 14, 2014

SCAM, short for Social, Cloud, Analytics, and Mobile were the four hot buzzwords last year. Out of these, the last one, viz. mobile is possibly the most disruptive, because it ...

Calculating RoI on Information Security Solutions

March 14, 2014

According to a recent survey done by PCQuest, Information Security technologies were high on the CIOs' shopping list this year. While this is good news, a key issue one keeps ...