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DPS Rajput
DPS Rajput
CIO ,Banaras
Company Introduction and IT Strategy
Banaras Beads India Ltd is manufacturer and exporters of Beads, Fashion Jewellery and Accessories this company started in 1940 and having office in Delhi NCR, Varanasi and USA, Hongkong. presently we are having 35 user using LAN and inhouse developed ERP system in place which is taking care of entire operation. in future plan we have upgrade entire legacy system with modern one. for this we would be looking for cloud and other hosted offerings

Views on new technologies
Cloud and verbalization is not much popular at the moment but definitely it is going to be future of IT for any organization.
Resources to Keep Updated with Latest Technologies
attending seminars, workshop, reading magazineand surfing web.

Team Size

We are having small team of 20 members

Biggest Pain Point

Real time inventory managements at various location we are having more than 300 thousand variety of products.

Technology to Address Pain Points
Yes definitely

Slowdown Impact on IT Innovation
Yes it is innovation would drive business organization go for better options

Challenges Faced
Virus attack, spam filtering etc.

Adoption of Cloud Policy
Not yet but hopefully soon it will be adopted in some form.

Role of Cloud
I am not convinced at all the information is fully secured on cloud due to various reason.

Expenses on IT Systems
50 lacs

IT Budget Upgrading Plan
Not at this moment due to global slow down our business ia also effected

IT Leader Manager First or Technologist First
Both are integral part but technologist would be first priority

ROI on the Technology

Latest Technology

Cloud, SAAS

Relationship Between CIOs and CEOs

It is very important for any organization to have best possible understanding and know each others.

Advice/ Suggestion
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