The End of Indian IT Staffing as We Know It March 24, 2013India's IT
outsourcers are promoting "mini CEOs" capable of running
businesses on their own, while trimming down on the hordes of
entry-level computer coders they normally hire as they try to
squeeze more profits out of their staff. IT Services Market Endures Dismal 2012 March 18, 2013A report from research firm Ovum find that IT contract volume was down 18 percent in the financial services industry in 2012.
IDC Predicts IT Spending To Increase 6% In U.S. In 2013 March 04, 2013IDC’s new version of its quarterly Black Book predicted that IT spending will rise as the economy improves in the second half of the year. Moving to the Cloud is Costly and Challenging, Survey Finds February 06, 2013
Audit firm KPMG polled more than 650 business and IT leaders about their company's cloud plans. Global Bank IT Spend to Reach $118.6 Billion in 2013: Report February 04, 2013Research firm Ovum predicts that investment in mobile will drive the spending increase. Global Bank IT Spending to Reach $179.2 Bln in 2013: Celent January 25, 2013The research firm said in a new study that it expects IT spending by banks to grow this year led by banks in North America and the Asia-Pacific. Tycoons Shunning Financial Services as They Get Richer January 17, 2013Tycoons are shunning banks and
wealth managers, preferring to put a flood of money from selling
stakes in companies into property and new ventures rather than
trust industries whose reputations have been battered by the
global financial crisis. Five IT Security Predictions for 2013 January 11, 2013Independent IT auditor Coalfire offers its list of what will be top of mind for IT security pros in 2013.
The Top Challenges Facing Banking IT in 2013 December 21, 2012As usual, bank IT department's will have much on their plates for 2013.
2013 Forecast: The Hot Technologies That Will Define Banking December 14, 2012Cloud, digital payments and mobility will loom even larger in 2013, our panel of industry experts say.
Ernst & Young Survey Finds Businesses Struggle to Keep Up With Changing Security Threats November 06, 2012Three-quarters of those surveyed report an increase in external attacks, but there is no security architecture framework in place for 63 percent of the organizations. Is the Role of the CIO Truly Changing? October 25, 2012Some say we are embarking on an era that will see a fundamental shift in the responsibilities of the CIO.
Intel's McAfee Security Plans Layoffs October 08, 2012Intel Corp's McAfee
security division is planning to lay off a "small percentage" of
its workforce of about 7,100 employees, a company spokesman said
on Monday. Bank IT Spending on the Rise July 16, 2012Latin America and the Middle East are growth regions, while North America and Europe remain stagnate at best, according to an IDC financial Insights report. IT Spending to be Top Area of Bank Investment: Survey June 06, 2012A survey conducted by KPMG also found that bank executives believe regulatory reform changes and legislative pressures will be the biggest barriers to growth during the next year HP Layoffs Signal Punishing Fall May 21, 2012Unless HP can turn enterprise software, cloud services, or some other line into a high-volume, high-margin business, it's in for a world of hurt. China to Top Japan in IT Spend by 2013 May 17, 2012According to a new report issued by IDC financial Insights, IT spending in China will reach $173 billion in 2013. 5 Ways IT Leaders Can Get More Staff Feedback May 17, 2012Criticism is hard to take, but it can be even harder for employees to offer. Here's how to encourage your IT staff to open up and build a stronger team. Microsoft Releases New Technology Reference Architecture May 16, 2012The Microsoft Industry Reference Architecture for Banking is a development and delivery framework designed to aid financial institutions IT, Marketing Have Tense Relationship: Deal With It April 17, 2012Tension between IT and the marketing department is inevitable. CIOs must lead, not make excuses, in order to help the business deliver innovative products and services.