15 Megatrends shaping the World of Work- Part 2

Continued from my previous blog post (http://blogs.nasscom.in/15-megatrends-shaping-the-world-of-work-part-1/)  , here are the next 5 megatrends shaping the way of work- more

15 Megatrends shaping the World of Work- Part 1

The workplace as we know it, is being rapidly reshaped by multiple game changing trends which is having a significant impact on business growth and access to skilled talent with HR at the epicenter. Today’s dramatically shifting business, increasing globalization, widening talent pools and complicated regulatory landscape is continuously throwing up new challenges for HR leaders. In light of these changing trends, the role of HR function is shaping into a more strategic role, with increasing focus on broader human capital issues. more

IEEE P2413 Standards Group Allies with Industrial Internet Consortium toward development of an architectural framework for an interoperable IoT

The IEEE, or the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, announced formal collaboration with the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) toward development of a comprehensive reference architecture, or architectural framework, for an interoperable Internet of Things (IoT).  Under the agreement, the IEEE P2413 working group is to provide the Industrial Internet Consortium with draft specifications for the standard that it is developing, as well as a gap analysis relative to current IoT standards. more

In Search of the Consumer’s Soul

Increasingly as we see technology getting commoditized, the overwhelming feeling that infinite choices bring about, always remain with us. Splice it across price range, functionalities, style or even colour, the market is flooded with too many offerings and the consumer is often spoilt for choices. And yet not very long ago, perhaps less than two decades back, not all middle class homes in India had access to land phones. Mobile was objectified to gauge success and aspirational levels of a nation, which was yet to come to terms with avowed consumerism. more

Why Indian CEOs are taking over the global technology industry

Jim Collins spent over 20 years studied the role of leadership in determining what causes some companies to become “great” having superior performance while others are just good or mediocre. The gist of his research can be summarized in one powerful statement- more

Planning an Industrial Internet of Things Device Interface Strategy

The potential of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to transform production operations is one of the hottest current topics in manufacturing. Along with related initiatives, such as Industrie 4.0, IT/OT convergence, and Smart Manufacturing, the IIoT is cited as an approach to make manufacturing production more flexible, cost effective, and responsive to changes in customer demand. more