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e-Zest achieves ISO 27001:2013 certification

e-Zest, a global IT services company, has recently added another feather in its cap. In what is a fitting recognition of its systems, processes and focus on excellence, e-Zest has achieved the ISO 27001:2013 certified organization.

ISO 27001:2013 is an information security standard which helps organizations improve their systems from different perspectives. It contains 114 controls, which when implemented, ensure that organizations have tight policies, systems, and procedures to maintain and enhance information security.

Security of information is of paramount importance nowadays, especially in the light of recent breaches such as the iCloud hacking scandal. In […]

By |November 25th, 2014|News & Events|0 Comments

If I say NO to the work allotted, what will be repercussions?

One of my mentees, very reluctantly, asked me this question recently and requested for help.

On further enquiry, he explained that he is at the middle point of his career. He takes care that his reputation or perception in the minds of his superiors and peers is not negatively affected which may hinder his future progress. On the other hand, he feels stressed and over-worked due to constant work pressure which is disturbing his work-life balance. His family is considerate and supportive but not very happy with the current situation. He has also started developing […]

TECH DIGEST – Week 46, 2014

Cloud Computing provides an edge over competition

Embracing the cloud has helped companies stay ahead of rivals and maximize the new business models that have emerged due to the digital revolution. Cloud has enabled companies to become more efficient and adaptable while accelerating time to value and an innovation platform. Cloud has disrupted many industries. New enterprises are using the cloud to quickly start operations, scale-up and increase their geographic reach.

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The Big Opportunity for Healthcare in Big Data

Thanks to the fast moving field of data analysis, we are able to know more deeply […]

By |November 21st, 2014|Technology|0 Comments

Tablets and the Workplace Productivity Payoff

The recently conducted 2014 International Tablet Survey of IT Decision Makers concluded that tablet adoption by Enterprises has resulted in increased user productivity and enhanced customer service. This survey polled 1,169 IT Decision Makers (ITDM’s) across 10 countries with the intention of understanding the benefits of tablet usage in the workplace. The research revealed that apart from the obvious productivity benefit, tablet adoption helped employees’ access information more conveniently and reduced work duplication by allowing real time information entry.

Some of the highlights of the survey were as follows:

9 out of 10 ITDM’s revealed that […]

By |November 20th, 2014|TABit, Technology|0 Comments

Gamification of Enterprise applications

What is Gamification? It is the use of game thinking and game mechanics in non-gaming environments to engage users in problem solving and increase their self contributions and sense of achievement.

Gamification essentially involves using an empathy-based approach for introducing and operating a system that allows the players to enter a playful and enjoyable experience to create value for both the player and other stake holders. It does not aim at creating a game but offering a playful experience to solve a broader set of problems.

Gamification has been widely applied in marketing. Over 70% of […]