Leadership Archive

The Mobile App Dev Dream Team: Diverse Personalities Are Key

Modern application development faces the challenge of quickly innovating by means of new mobile applications… without breaking core business systems in the data center. Industry analyst firm Gartner, Inc. recommends that enterprises use what they call, “Bimodal IT” – an approach that blends two modes of operation simultaneously: more

How India Continues to Maintain its Leadership Position in the Global Technology Landscape

India continues to reinforce its position as the only country in the world from where one can do anything and everything. India has continued to maintain its first mover advantage and retained its leadership position in the global sourcing arena with a share of 55 per cent in FY2015. At the foundation of this value proposition are four robust growth pillars, which defines its attractiveness as a key destination. more

Why Should YOU Attend the Conference on Architecting Intelligence?

Technology has reached a paradigm shift through Artificial Intelligence from where it was just a few years ago. It is finally a reality and is poised to soon drive the economy to achieve greater wealth. Integrating artificial intelligence into software systems make them more capable, autonomous and in some cases more human. Through Big Data schooling, training on Deep Learning Algorithms and augmented by self learning, Artificial Intelligence has shown the capability of getting smarter with each interaction. With democratized access to intelligent algorithms, the new paradigm of intelligence as a service will redefine the whole concept of intelligence as a utility to extend what humans or machines could do on their own. Sound interesting? So why should YOU attend the conference on architecting intelligence this year? more

NILF 2013: A crash course in crises management

For me, the week of trepidations is over finally. more

Insights from Nasscom Leadership Forum – global citizenship, the old, the new, cross-generation and nostalgia

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The Era of Hyperspecialization – What got us here won’t get us there

The Indian IT-BPO industry has scaled great heights in the past two decades- grown 20 times in revenues, contributing upto 7.5% of India’s GDP, and offering direct and indirect employment to over 11 million people. However, the next decade is expected to present even tougher challenges, and the industry is today experiencing an era of hyper specialization- which will require not companies as well as business leaders to reinvent. The industry markets, services and delivery models will be significantly different from what it has been in the past demanding a different form of leadership too, and which is where Marshall Goldsmith and his revolutionary thinking on how to change for the future comes in. more