Technology, Media and Telecommunication (TMT) Dramatic $700 Billion Impact

The savvy CEOs anticipate that trends in 2017 are likely to follow the path of disruptive events in 2016. Change is the norm. Digital technology will continue to have a dramatic impact on legacy players in the marketplace. Technology, Media and Telecommunication (TMT) sectors completed 3,021 deals worth $698.2 billion in 2016, representing a decrease…

Cisco’s Conrad Clemson on how to empower networks

Cisco’s Conrad Clemson, recently promoted to head up the company’s Service Provider Apps & Platforms developments, talks to Light Reading’s Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about how he’s bringing cloud video, mobile and virtualization together to empower network operators. “If you think about where we’re going… whether it’s a mobile application, or a video application,…

What Big Tech Companies Can Teach Your Business About Going Green

A new Greenpeace report explains why Apple gets an ‘A’ for its clean energy efforts while Netflix gets an ‘F.’ Messaging, sharing photos, streaming videos — can you even recall what life was like before the internet? Those days are long gone, and today the internet is the backbone of the modern economy. All of…

CIO Executive Council outlines four essential principles for IT leaders

Many intrinsic tensions manifest themselves when IT leaders seek to become more innovative. There is, for example, the question of economy: How long will management tolerate endless whiteboard-wielding brainstorming sessions until the realities of opportunity cost come to the fore? And there are also the inherent problems that arise in trying to create an “innovation…