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Why Oracle is putting automation at the centre of its cloud strategy

As US software giant Oracle looks to keep pace with cloud computing giants Amazon Web Services and old rivals like Microsoft, the company is increasingly leaning on one key diffentiator: automation.

Add women and stir: Why corporate governance in India must look beyond it

Will adding more women to the top management result in gender-balanced boards in India? History suggests not.

Tech OEMs focus on upskilling IT Channels

With the changing IT landscape, OEMs are now slowly evolving their traditional partner programs and using them as a means to upskill their partners to sell better.

Data privacy: What your employees don’t know but should

Employees tend to have significant gaps in their data privacy awareness, particularly about the data handling requirements of regulations like the GDPR and EU-U.S. Privacy Shield.

Cisco attacks SD-WAN with software from Viptela, Meraki acquisitions

New Cisco software will address SD-WAN challenges with help improving application performance, planning bandwidth allocation, and modeling how policy changes might affect network performance.

Here's how one service provider deployed Pure Storage's all-flash at a major university

​Managed services provider, NGage, has migrated Deakin University's workloads to Pure Storage all-flash storage in three weeks.

Self-belief and other success mantras from women channel entrepreneurs

On the occasion of Women’s Day, ladies in leadership positions talk about work-life balance, success mantras and other pieces of inspiration for the budding entrepreneurs.

How organizations are using Microsoft's on-premises cloud platform

Azure Stack is Microsoft's on-premises version of its Azure cloud service, enabling customers to hold sensitive information within their own facilities but with the ability to reach the Azure public cloud, too.

16 real-world digital transformation success stories

CIOs at Armstrong, Putnam Investments, Sprint and other enterprises are steering digital initiatives to drive business growth and drive operational efficiency. These digital transformation examples detail IT leaders’ strategies, implementations and challenges.

What makes the digital payments space in India an unguarded minefield

In wake of the National Cyber Security Coordinator’s startling revelation of 1.5 lakh online transactions being compromised every day, digital payment companies in India are walking on thin ice when it comes to protecting user data.

India IT channels skeptical about performance-based partner programs

With OEMs throwing caution to the wind by ditching the traditional certification-based partner programs, Indian channel partners weigh the pros and cons of stepping into the new model.

Cloud RoI: Are Indian CIOs moving ahead without it?

When it comes to cloud initiatives, user experience, and agility matters more over financial metrics, reveal tech leaders in India.