Survey Reports

2016: A Year of Ransomware in Spam

February 22, 2017

According to Kaspersky Lab “Spam and phishing in 2016” report, about 20% of all spam emails in Q4 2016 distributed ransomware Trojans. The volume of spam emails in 2016 increased to ...

The Days of Double Digit Salary Hike in IT Industry are Over: Aon Survey

February 22, 2017

  Key highlights: 1. Demonetisation has had an impact on industry, but to what extent is still not clear 2. Donald Trump remains a threat to Indian IT professionals aspirations. 3. Brexit was a ...

Global fintech investment sees sharp decline in 2016 despite record VC funding

February 22, 2017

After 2015’s record-setting US$46.7 billion in total global funding to fintech companies, 2016 experienced a decline in the market with a 47.2% slide in fintech investment, according to KPMG International’s ...

Credit Monitoring

CyberTek Survey: Credit Monitoring Practices of Indian Banks

February 17, 2017

Bahwan CyberTek reveals a report based on India’s first ever survey on ‘Credit Monitoring Practices of Indian Banks’; the report titled ‘Practitioners’ Insights on Credit Monitoring’. This was part of ...

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Calling or Free Data: Decoding the Jio Effect

February 15, 2017

Truecaller today released the TrueInsights Q4 report. The special report sheds light on the disruption in the telecommunications space following the launch of Reliance Jio. Amidst all the speculation around ...

SonicWall Report: Internet of Things Can Trigger Large-Scale DDoS Attacks

February 9, 2017

Key Highlights:  ·         The volume of unique malware samples declined to 60 million, a 6.25 percent decrease. ·         Point-of-sale malware creation declined by 93 percent since 2014. ·         Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security ...

Seven-Fold Increase in Global Mobile Data Traffic from 2016-21, Cisco Reports

February 9, 2017

By 2021, more members of the global population will be using mobile phones (5.5 billion) than bank accounts (5.4 billion), running water (5.3 billion), or landlines (2.9 billion), according to ...

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Blue Ocean Report: Analyzing the Buzz Around Union Budget in Social Media

February 8, 2017

In the images below you can see how users across social media platforms conveyed their feelings over the Union Budget 2017-18. The buzz across social media was dissected across the ...

UK and Australia among the Most Civil Nations Online, Microsoft Reports

February 8, 2017

Microsoft has released some stats showing relative safety and civility by nation on “Safer Internet Day,". According to the stats, people in the UK find each other pretty civil online as ...

cybersecurity

True Cost of Cybersecurity Breaches in Today’s Shadow Economy

February 6, 2017

Ten years ago, malware attacks were on the rise, with organized crime profiting from them. In today’s shadow economy, thieves now run cybercrime as a business, offering low barrier-to-entry options ...

Just One in Five Banks Confident they Could Detect a Cybersecurity Breach

February 3, 2017

Banks and insurers enjoy a significantly higher level of trust from consumers in the cyber security of their systems (83%) than any other sector (with e-commerce firms at 28% and ...

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Here’s Why Indian eTailers Shall Not Reach USD 80 Bn By 2020

January 30, 2017

  By RedSeer Management Consulting The Indian etailers experienced a small hiccup in its growth story in CY’16. While in 2015, the industry grew at 180% to become a USD13 Bn. sector, it ...

Five Emerging Technology Trends for Success in Today’s Digital Economy

January 27, 2017

People hold the power to shape and apply technology to create positive change, improve lives, and transform business and society, according to Accenture Technology Vision 2017, the annual technology report ...

Credit Decisions Simplified by Technology: Interaction with Founder of CreditTech Firm Rupeepower

India to Witness Fastest IT Spend of 12% in Asia Pacific in 2017: Forrester

January 25, 2017

According to Forrester’s Asia Pacific 2017-2018 tech market outlook forecast, the region’s tech spending will see moderate growth this year. APAC was once the fastest-growing tech market in the world, ...

Norton Research: Children More Likely to be Bullied Online than on a Playground

January 23, 2017

Norton by Symantec, today released findings from the 2016 Norton Cyber Security Insights Report: Family Edition, which sheds light on parents’ perceptions of cyberbullying and the preventative measures they are ...

Artificial Intelligence Adopters Expect 39 Percent Revenue Rise By 2020: Infosys

January 17, 2017

Infosys released multinational research findings on artificial intelligence (AI) business impact, market maturity and expectations. The research report, Amplifying Human Potential: Towards Purposeful Artificial Intelligence, polled 1,600 senior business decision makers at large organizations ...

EY Survey: Higher Budgets Not Enough to Inspire Confidence in India Inc.’s Cyber Security

January 12, 2017

While India Inc. is spending more on cybersecurity each year, organizations are still not confident of their ability to sense, resist and respond to cyber threats, says the latest survey ...

Digital Workspaces Can Address Compliance and Security Risks: VMware Report

January 12, 2017

VMware introduced the 2016 State of the Digital Workspace Report, a global survey of business and IT decision makers, practitioners and influencers. The report unveiled that organizations taking a digital ...

Demonetization Might Shake the Business Growth of E-Commerce Giant Amazon in India

December 7, 2016

While India still dawdling at the nascent stage for E-Commerce market, the recent ban on old currencies of Rs. 500 and 1000 has put a huge barricade on the business ...

E-Commerce, E-tailing, and Online Cab Booking Business Affected the Most due to Demonetization

December 6, 2016

The recent initiative by Narendra Modi to put a ban on old currency notes of Rs, 500 and 1000 has put many business in trouble especially the E-Commerce, E-tailing, and ...