BFSI

Blockchain: The growth-driving technology

A recent World Economic Forum report predicts that by 2025, 10 percent of GDP will be stored on blockchains or blockchain-related technology. The potential of blockchain technology is certain to be realized in a world where data protection and verification is of such high importance.

CIO Klub launches Kolkata and Hyderabad chapters

With both these chapters added CIO Klub has gained presence across 8 cities including Mumbai, Delhi NCR, Bangalore, Pune, Chennai and Coimbatore.

Dimension Data enables SBI with 60 digital branches pan India

The pilot project will help promote higher revenue, improved expert productivity, and enhanced customer loyalty for the largest public-sector bank.

Blockchain may have a bigger impact than the internet, say IT leaders

The underlying tech behind cryptocurrencies is being considered to be a disrupting force across all enterprise sectors in coming future.

Digital agenda must align with key organization strategy: Deepak Sharma, Kotak Mahindra Bank

Digital transformation succeeds works with active collaboration of all stakeholders including the CIO, says Deepak Sharma, Chief Digital Officer, Kotak Mahindra Bank.

After success with RPA, ICICI Bank guns for the AI pie

As software robots in ICICI Bank process around 20 lakh transactions daily, it's moving ahead in the artificial intelligence race with experiments in advanced analytics and cognitive tools.   

UPI transactions reach 171.4 million for the month of February

The total amount transacted in 171.4 million transaction was Rs 19,126.

Ripple's global payment superhighway transforms inter-bank transactions: Navin Gupta

Navin Gupta, Country Head, Ripple India talks about how Ripple is transforming cross-border payments using its distributed ledger technology.

India's biggest blockchain project- Explained

In this episode we show you what to expect from IndiaChain, the Indian government's first full- fledged blockchain infrastructure for the country. 

 

Script edited by Shantheri Mallaya

Post production by Kshitish

Voice over by Saheli Sen Gupta

 

 

Google to ban cryptocurrency ads: No ICOs, wallets and trading advice

Google will bans advertisements on cryptocurrencies starting from June. Post announcement, Bitcoin fell to its lowest price since February.

 

Tez starts chat feature in India to tackle Whatsapp payments and Paytm

Within a week after messaging app Whatsapp started payments option in India, Google Tez has announced the roll out of chat feature on the Tez app.

High Availability is the new normal for businesses: Nick Nindra, Stratus

More ‘mission critical’ workloads in the digital world induces companies to be always-on says Nick Nindra, Regional VP APAC at Stratus.