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Technology that Will Redefine Remote Learning

Before you read this short blog, read the quote in the photo box above. There may be many of us who discounted Steve Jobs as a technology innovator. However, I personally found him a connoisseur - a creative genius. It was only Apple, which finally forced the technology users to ...

Lanco Aims to Go 95% Paperless by End of 2017

Infrastructure, EPC and power major, Lanco Infratech, is moving towards a paperless office with its eOffice project. As part of this project it is targeting the entire group to go almost 95% paperless by end of 2017. It has enlisted KPMG as the project consultant.   Under the eOffice project, ...

Cos. Can Expect ROI on Their Visual Analytics Investments in Six Months

Souma Das, Managing Director, Qlik India in conversation with dynamicCIO.com provides insights into the domain of visual analytics and how CIOs can get the best out of their visual analytics investments. Q. Why would you recommend visual analytics to the CIOs? We live in a visual world. A ...

e-Learning in the Enterprise: Pain or Gain or...

The industry required periodic training for new products to have an intelligent conversation with customers; so every company conducted training programs to equip their teams with requisite knowledge which would serve all kinds of customers. It was early days of automation, e-learning was just beginning to raise a baby head; ...

ECM Helps Escorts Establish a Strong Culture of Data Governance

Escorts has created a secured central digital repository of all its critical documents like contracts, JV, agreements, engineering drawings, legal documents, employee masters, financial statements, share accounts, commercial billing, etc. The initiative, implemented in June 2015, has largely been driven by the need for streamlining security and availability - ...

CXO Buying Cloud Solution Without IT Involvement: Is It Shadow IT?

At a marketing conference the CMO was childishly wide eyed seeing technology options on display which he was unaware of. His IT team had been talking about some of the solutions and benefits that could be created for the enterprise, he had not focused on them leaving it to his ...

Is It Even Remotely Possible to Wean Users Off Spreadsheets?

The CFO loves it, so does the CEO; CMO is neutral, while HR, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, and Delivery Head/Project Manager in services companies are dependent on it for their functioning. Mid-level managers and junior executives need to be adept in managing it; creators, reviewers, and approvers are happy with it. ...

Mobility Plays a Smart Role in Quality Control at Jaypee Group

Cement companies want to be absolutely sure about their construction quality. Best construction practices and real-time quality control plays a crucial role.To strengthen the importance of quality control tests at the time of construction, Jaypee Group introduced mobile testing vans under the name of "Nirman Mitra." It is a customized ...

Safexpress Creates Portal for Delivering Insights to Customers

One of the leading players in the express cargo industry, Safexpress has been on a digital transformation drive for the past couple of years to further boost its business in India’s steadily-growing logistics space. Its supply chain network includes dozens of logistics hubs and mega hubs serving over 600 destinations ...

App Modernization at Mindtree Makes Employee Lives Less Complex

In most companies, the sheer volume of applications (apps) that greet any new employee could be intimidating. Things were not very different at Mindtree, where the CIO organization took up the challenge of finding a solution.   While each new app was designed to cater to a specific business ...

Data: As Good as You Want to Make It!

I'm currently working with a client who is very immature when it comes to data analysis.  This particular client has no history of analyzing data and barely any history of reporting. Their idea of analysis is looking at a few finance reports to see how the business is doing....

Elephants Can Dance: Microsoft 2.0

On 21st January, 2015 Microsoft showed the world that elephants can dance. For a company that failed to see and shape the mobile revolution, the event told the world that Microsoft will shape the internet of things and lead the unification of user experience across platforms and devices. For starters ...

Online Portal Improves Patient Experience and Satisfaction at Kokilaben Hospital

One of the key initiatives this year was to help our patients get access to lab reports online. The portal has helped us to drastically improve patient experience. The quality of interaction between the patients and doctors has undergone substantial improvement.Is there any one technology/business/process decision that you took ...

Serco Delivers Business Insights on the Move

Providing a unique insight into the business is an expectation that senior management has from IT. A technology/business/process decision that you took in 2014 that made a "Measurable Business Impact" (MBI)?We have multi-location delivery centres spread across the globe. Our end customers and clients wanted to know how their ...

Atul Ltd.'s Open Source Data Warehouse: Hero on Innovation, Zero on Cost

Chemicals manufacturing company, Atul Ltd.'s operations are built on two core enterprise business solutions - Oracle eBusiness Suite R 12.1.3 ERP and PeopleSoft 9.1 HRMS. Both the systems have been operational, with over 1,100 customised reports being developed as per the business users' requirements, over the ...