September-2014  - Special issue
Cover Story
Author: Anamika Sahu
In IT landscape, one of the initial decision to make before starting any project is, which development methodology to use: Waterfall or Agile. more>>

In My Opinion

Nishant Rao, Managing Director, LinkedIn India
The world of work as we used to know it has changed forever. Yet by and large our management practices have remained the same. more>>

Entrepreneur of the Year

Anamika Sahu
Witnessing the success of ISP business, Sridhar eventually stepped to infuse life into another out-of-the-box idea and founded... more>>

Company of the Year - Cyber Security

Kavitha G.
Pristine InfoSolutions is one such organization whose cyber security solutions can be vowed upon. more>>

Company of the Year - BSS Solutions

Kavitha G.
Network management is arguably the toughest challenge confronted by the operators of networks and services. more>>

Company of the Year - Business Intelligence

Susila Govindaraj
One of the crucial challenges for today's CXOs is to find a strategic partner who can help them improve their Data-driven... more>>

Company of the Year - Client Engagement

Susila Govindaraj
Innominds is not just like any other life-cycle product engineering and management company, but an outside-in driven product... more>>

Company of the Year - Cloud

Pankaj Kundwani
Cloud computing may be at its embryonic phase, but the keenness surrounding it is too striking to go disregarded. more>>

Company of the Year - Connectivity Technology

Poulomi Mukherjee
Silicon Image has played a critical role in the development of some of the most popular interface technologies for mobile and... more>>

Company of the Year - Data Warehousing

Susila Govindaraj
Passing the bar smoothly by bringing together advanced technology and robust infrastructure by leveraging their extensive... more>>

Company of the Year - Direct Marketing

Pankaj Kundwani
The Company, comprising of a very dynamic team, is the only full-fledged DM organization to be certified ISO 9001:2008 and also... more>>

Company of the Year - e-Auction

Poulomi Mukherjee
There can be umpteen reasons behind the accumulation of unsold properties with banks/financial institutions like lack of... more>>

Company of the Year - e-Governance

Kavitha G.
The pace of transition in the information and communication technologies has picked up dramatically over the years. more>>

Company of the Year - eLearning

Anamika Sahu
The eLearning domain is divided into two fragments namely Learning Technology and Custom eLearning Development services, and... more>>

Company of the Year - Elevator & Lift

Poulomi Mukherjee
'It's not important where you start from; the most important thing is where you end up'. more>>

Company of the Year - Engineering Services

Poulomi Mukherjee
It offers best-in-class quality services while catering entire product development services under one roof which consistently... more>>

Company of the Year - Enterprise Mobility Services

Poulomi Mukherjee
The seed of entrepreneurial dream was sown in the mind of a young Jegan Selvaraj while delivering Multi-Location Retail POS... more>>

Company of the Year - ERP Software & Solutions

Kavitha G.
With the ERP space evolving and becoming highly dynamic, more and more firms have adopted ERP solutions to provide accurate... more>>

Company of the Year - Healthcare Solutions

Pankaj Kundwani
There are technology disruptions happening within the healthcare industry. A new mobile app or technology is introduced nearly... more>>

Company of the Year - Infrastructure Management

Poulomi Mukherjee
The idea to success is molding oneself according to the situation while carving one's own path. Neel Shah and Piyush Vibhakar -... more>>

Company of the Year - IP & Business Valuation

Pankaj Kundwani
Dealing with intangible and intellectual assets is way more tortuous than dealing with tangible assets. more>>

Company of the Year - IT Outsourcing

Poulomi Mukherjee
While a horde of online IT service providers in the market are juggling to catch clients' eye, Om Software had already carved... more>>

Company of the Year - Lead Management

Susila Govindaraj
Gone are the days when 'Entrepreneur Hats' were worn by yester generation businessmen. more>>

Company of the Year - Leadership Development

Pankaj Kundwani
One of the world's most successful business leaders' Warren Buffett took the Dale Carnegie course "How to Win Friends and... more>>

Company of the Year - Legal, News & Business Software Solutions

Poulomi Mukherjee
While Europe, U.S., Australia and several developed countries have embraced online information based decision making, countries... more>>

Company of the Year - Manpower Augmentation Services

Kavitha G.
The domain of manpower augmentation has gained a wide spread acceptance across technology based companies over the years. more>>

Company of the Year - Marketing Automation

Anamika Sahu
Content marketing used to be the well-placed ad in print media. Imagine. No real target. No immediate feedback. No viable... more>>

Company of the Year - Microsoft Dynamic ERP Consultant

Kavitha G.
Amongst the several new IT technology trends on the rise, Enterprise Resource Planning or ERPis the foremost driving force of... more>>

Company of the Year - Mobile Internet

Pankaj Kundwani
DATAWIND is expanding through organized and modern retail tie-ups to make its products more accessible to customers. more>>

Company of the Year - Networking

Susila Govindaraj
The technological environment in which people and businesses operate in has shifted dramatically. Big Data is used by... more>>

Company of the Year - Office Air Conditioner

Anamika Sahu
Ever since the day India became popular for its spices attracting huge number of global businessmen, it is witnessing... more>>

Company of the Year - Outsourced Product Development

Anamika Sahu
Cybage has a solid expertise, built over 19 years, in the form of a robust delivery model that mitigates risks associated with... more>>

Company of the Year - Product Lifecycle Management

Pankaj Kundwani
Rewinding back a decade, there were few solutions available to help businesses meet their goals around PLM (Product Lifecycle... more>>

Company of the Year - Residential Project (Real Estate)

Anamika Sahu
Godrej Properties (GPL) brings the Godrej Group philosophy of innovation and excellence to the real estate industry. more>>

Company of the Year - Revenue Management Solution

Kavitha G.
With the advent of Revenue Management solutions, companies have seen a significant transition in their business strategies. more>>

Company of the Year - Security Services

Kavitha G.
Indian Private Security Industry with an estimated worth of over $1-9 billion is growing at the rate of 18 percent between the... more>>

Company of the Year - Software Product Development

Pankaj Kundwani
Not all entrepreneurs with a sizzling technology and venture capital funding succeed and become millionaires. more>>

Company of the Year - Software Testing

Pankaj Kundwani
To cope up with emergent complexities, we use agile development methodologies which has helped us reduce our testing cycles by... more>>

Company of the Year - Staffing & Recruiting

Kavitha G.
With the recruitment industry annexing more critical value, industries are increasingly shifting their focus towards proficient... more>>

Company of the Year - Storage

Poulomi Mukherjee
As the hunger game begins for all-flash storage devices, what boils down this fast pace game is the cost of acquiring such... more>>

Company of the Year - Supply Chain Management

Susila Govindaraj
Future Supply Chains was formed in April 2007 and was co-founded by Anshuman Singh, Managing Director & CEO, along with Future... more>>

Company of the Year - Testing & Measurement

Susila Govindaraj
It is an ugly truth that most Indians don't necessarily believe in Indian products. Though they are ready to die for India,... more>>

Company of the Year - Testing Automation

Kavitha G.
In the exponentially growing business environment, it is indeed a tough task for any corporate to stay up-to-second with the... more>>

Company of the Year - UX Design & Development Services

Anamika Sahu
Outstanding user experience is the need of the hour, given the digital technology evolution which has invaded our daily life. more>>

Company of the Year - Vendors Consultant

Susila Govindaraj
There exists a cold war between the SMEs and vendors when it comes to procuring raw materials. more>>

Company of the Year - Video Solutions

Kavitha G.
Video conferences are the norm of corporate communication today thus saving a huge chunk of money for corporates. more>>

Company of the Year - Villas (Real Estate)

Pankaj Kundwani
With the emerging IT ecosystem in India and rise in the ability to spend, people are travelling worldwide gaining exposure to... more>>

Company of the Year - Web Development

Kavitha G.
While the internet has moved from technical wonder to a business must, it has also brought a fundamental and hassle-free... more>>

Company of the Year- Workforce Management Solutions

Pankaj Kundwani
The company is the global leader in delivering cloud based workforce management solutions. The 38 years old company helps... more>>

Company of the Year- Open Source

Pankaj Kundwani
When a leading worldwide news publication approached OSSCube to upgrade and manage their existing CRM subscription system, they... more>>

Company of the Year - Virtual Meeting Service Provider

Susila Govindaraj
In the past 20 years, the video collaboration industry had been on ice thanks to dominant, monolithic players that seemingly... more>>

Company of the Year- Commercial Project (Real Estate)

Anamika Sahu
Brigade Group and its flagship domain, Brigade Enterprises Limited, is a name to reckon with in the real estate industry in not... more>>

Company of the Year - BPO

Kavitha G.
In today’s business environment, enterprises regard Customer Service to be at the core of establishing competitive advantage... more>>

Company of the Year - Internet

Susila Govindaraj
Modern retail and internet saw the dawn in India at the same time, whereas the Western world had been leveraging the benefit of... more>>

Company of the Year 2014 -Telecom Analytics

Susila Govindaraj
Running on the four wheels of V – Volume, Velocity, Variety and Veracity – the Telcos were much in the need of a fifth... more>>

Company of the Year- e-Communication

Pankaj Kundwani
Traditional modes of communication seem to be fading away as the world is getting interwoven in a digital web. more>>

Company of the Year-2014: Retails Solutions

Susila Govindaraj
Studies estimate that the increasing brand consciousness amongst the Indian population is leading the retail industry to grow a... more>>

Company of the Year: Business & Social Networks

Susila Govindaraj
Trepup: Serving the Underserved SMESegment Growth, scale, venture funding and partnerships? If you're a small and... more>>

Company of the Year: CRM

Anamika Sahu
The cost and time to engage customers continue to rise. CMOs need more than an automated CRM solution to engage with the... more>>

Company of the Year: Digital Marketing

Susila Govindaraj
The four magical screens: mobile, computer, TV and bill boards have changed the way marketing was done. more>>

Company of the year: Microsoft Gold Partner

Susila Govindaraj
NDS Global is a specialist, right sized & trusted Microsoft Gold Partner with a focus on industry best practices, unified... more>>

Company of the Year: Mobile Apps

Pankaj Kundwani
Mobile apps will be downloaded more than 268 billion times by 2017 generating revenue of more than $77 billion and making apps... more>>

Company of the Year: Interactive Learning Services

Kavitha G.
It is no secret that with the exponential growing trends in the technology, the way of knowledge consumption of people has also... more>>

CIO Insights

Bask Iyer, SVP & CIO
While CIOs are, of course, technology leaders, CIOs are also 'first and foremost' business leaders. As a result, they must look... more>>

CXO View Point

M N Vidyashankar, President, IESA
The Indian electronics system design and manufacturing (ESDM) industry has witnessed an accelerated momentum over the past few... more>>
Sangeeta Gupta, Vice President - Research, NASSCOM
Highlighting the government's vision of a Digital India and giving due recognition to IT, the FM, announced a slew of measures,... more>>
Indranil Mukherjee, VP & Global Practice Lead- Systems Integration, SapientNitro
Increasing buying power has made Millennials the prime target segment for many brands. However, connecting with Millennials... more>>
Indiver Rastogi, Chief Operating Officer & Head - Corporate Travel, Thomas Cook India
Travel is probably the most complex service in the entire gamut of services industry. There are multiple stakeholders involved... more>>
Subrato Bandhu, Managing Director, AppDynamics, India
Mobiles, Tablets, Phablets, Laptops and Services on-the-go are the new age adaptations of technology to drive businesses. more>>
Mrinal Chaterjee, Corporate VP-Technology, Shopclues.com
E-commerce took sometime to arrive in India, but it took very little time to grab the limelight to become one of the most... more>>
Vinod Bidarkoppa, Director (Group IT) and Chief Information Officer, Tesco HSC, Member of the Board
Retail industry is witnessing rapid change as more and more players embrace online channels to widen their customer base and... more>>
Rajiv Sodhi, Vice President and Managing Director, GoDaddy India
The Internet is becoming increasingly intrinsic to people’s lives in developing markets around the world. In India, where... more>>
By Sid Kumar, Vice President and Group Head, Customer Lifecycle Solutions, CA Technologies
How do companies stay ahead in the marketplace? How do you keep up? Everything ages over time, some things - like fine wine,... more>>

VC talk

Ritu Verma, Co-Founder, Managing Partner, Ankur Capital Advisors
New ideas and a new generation of entrepreneurs are going to be the drivers of change in India. As an impact focused investor,... more>>

Venture Beat

SI Team
India's leading online horizontal classifieds platform, Quikr, has raised Rs.365 crore investment led by new investor Tiger... more>>
SI Team
BigBasket.com, an online food and grocery store, raised a funding of Rs.200 crore by Helion and Zodius Fund II with Avendus,... more>>


Anamika Sahu
17 years is a long time no matter how you look at it. It is enough time to change the course of a generation. more>>
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