CIO 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

Will the CIO and the CMO Team Up to Maximize Benefits from Big Data?

The case for CIO- CMO collaboration- more

Internet of Things (IoT) and the Data Center

Internet of Things or IoT threatens to generate huge amount of data,and bring in new challenges related to model, security, management, and more that will transform the data center more

Video conversation with John Suffolk, CIO of UK government, on social media and data mashups

At the NASSCOM India Leadership Forum in Mumbai, I had an opportunity to sit down with John Suffolk, Chief Information Officer of Her Majesty’s Government. more

Introducing John Suffolk, Chief Information Officer of the UK Government

Relations with UK run deep – deeper as we delve into the annals of history. We’ve always looked at the UK market from the Indian perspective, but here’s giving it a whole new dimension, even as we welcome Mr John Suffolk’s maiden address at the Leadership Forum. It would be interesting to have the key IT man from the government share his thoughts in sync with new ideas , new times and new directions. The UK government, being amongst the more progressive ones in adopting IT, it would be interesting to hear his address. The man has been around for close to three decades, having worked extensively on transformation programmes through IT. It is through this lens that we wish to capture the future. Interestingly enough, John has also worked in the engineering and financial services industry, spearheading several key initiatives. more