What’s Next for Cloud Computing: Trends in 2017

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Digital India – Connecting the Unconnected with Technology (1)

2016 witnessed a huge number of enterprises shifting their businesses to cloud based architecture. Experts believe 2017 will be an even bigger year in terms of cloud adoption. And, one of the biggest factors driving this change will be cloud architecture vendors competing to provide infrastructure-as-a-service at lower costs. Continue reading

5 Important Considerations for Migrating Applications to the Cloud

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5 Important Considerations for Migrating Applications to The Cloud

Moving applications to Cloud is a compelling business proposition for many companies. Cloud migration gives companies new opportunities for increasing agility, improving business operations and enlisting more satisfied customers. On the flip side, there are hidden costs and challenges. If you are looking for migrating applications to Cloud, you need to think through the business case properly to make an informed decision. The key idea is to leverage the full benefits of Cloud with minimal disruption to your business operations.Below are 5 key points to consider as you develop your Cloud Migration Strategy:
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Why Cloud Adoption in Large PSU is Still a Concern for Digital India?

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Digital India aims to transform the country into a digitally-empowered knowledge economy. These plans have further gathered momentum post the de-monetization exercise by the government in Nov – Dec 2016. Plans to connect rural areas with high-speed internet focuses on three very important components:

  1. Digital Infrastructure as a utility to every citizen
  2. Governance and services on demand
  3. Digital Empowerment of citizens

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Case Study: Metrics Matter – How CMS IT Delivers Benefits from Cloud Technologies!

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One of the leading global manufacturing companies approached CMS IT with the requirement of a robust Cloud-based security solution to ensure protection of employees’ devices and company assets without compromising on performance and user experience. Continue reading

Do the New Paradigms of SMAC Improve Productivity of Enterprises?

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An omnipresent internet has enabled corporates and communities to connect, collaborate and communicate regardless of geography. Multiple case studies have shown the increasing power of technology to achieve the outcomes, and bring in a viral response for the greater good. Continue reading

Why Cloud Makes Sense for Small and Medium Businesses

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Numbers don’t lie! The SMB Cloud market is growing faster than ever…

At present, the SMB market for Cloud-based software is pegged somewhere around $28 billion. In 2015, the SMB market was at $25.2 billion, and it is expected to reach $34.9 billion by 2018, according to a new report from Cloud software specialist Odin.

RightScale’s annual State of the Cloud Report™ for 2016 has also some interesting numbers to share – 82 percent of enterprise companies have a multi-Cloud strategy (or hybrid Cloud). For SMBs, research finds that overall multi-Cloud adoption has risen from 58 percent to a staggering 71 percent year-on-year. Continue reading

Hybrid Cloud for the Next-Gen Enterprises: And why it will be a game changer

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Cloud is witnessing hyper growth. Forrester Research has predicted that the Cloud market will reach $191 billion by 2020. Clearly, Cloud and Cloud computing applications will play a game changing role in shaping the growth of businesses going forward. One of the reasons behind this exponential growth of the Cloud market is the host of benefits that it offers, especially to small and niche players which include: Continue reading

3 Ways How Cloud applications are Transforming the Mobile Workforce

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Creating virtual office wherever employees go

The rising tempo of Cloud adoption enabling mobile workforce is transforming the way we do business. According to IBM, over the next four years’, workloads hosted on the public cloud will grow by 44%. This means that  almost half of the future mobile workforce will work outside from their office cubicles.Two of the most significant developments in Cloud technology to enable mobile workforce are email management and online work environments. And the third one is mobile security. Continue reading

Building New Data Protection Capabilities in 2016

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Building new data protection capabilities in 2016

Where businesses need to focus?

ITRC’s latest data breach reports revealed some serious findings: Continue reading

Mobile & Cloud – The Top Security Concerns of 2016

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The mobile has taken center stage in all aspects of life, but its influence is perhaps most noticeable in the corporate sector where the influx of mobile technologies has brought a sea change in the way enterprises operate. The proliferation of mobile has naturally led to concerns regarding security.

Today, 2 out of 3 employees use their mobiles for work-related activities. More and more companies are adopting BYOD’s at their workplace. Mobiles have become a mine of sensitive corporate information and a probable entry point in the IT. In the event of a mobile getting lost or stolen, there is a high chance of sensitive data falling into the wrong hands. For example, according to OCR, there were 253 breaches affecting more than 500 individuals, and running into a combined loss of over 112 million records in healthcare sector. And in Japan, at least 2.07 million sets of personal data were stolen or feared leaked from 140 organizations in 2015, according to a Kyodo News survey. In automobile sector, Mercedes has filed a lawsuit against Benjamin Hoyle (the company’s former employee) for stealing confidential information before leaving to join a rival company. These are perilous security incidents that corporates and companies cannot overlook.
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