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Bring the industry focus to dark data
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Jul 02, 2020

Bring the industry focus to dark data

Virendra Shekhawat Group Manager – Hybrid Cloud Services

Most of the organizations are good in managing structured data, but still there is so much of industry-critical data that exists in an unstructured format causing an exponential increase in data storage cost due to its maintenance of hot tiered...
business needs to start conducting business
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One of the pioneers in leadership, Peter Drucker, said, “The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not the turbulence; it is to act with yesterday’s logic.” The disruption caused by the worldwide pandemic presents a situation that demands...
Chronic Disease Management process
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Chronic Disease Management (CDM) is an integrated care approach to manage chronic disease or condition that is persistent or otherwise long-lasting in its effects. As care delivery continues to evolve from reactive disease treatment to proactive,...
How AI Takes Beer and Diapers to Beer and Diapers 2.0
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Jun 29, 2020

How AI Takes Beer and Diapers to Beer and Diapers 2.0

Paul Obirek Senior Director, Services Engineering

In the context of an IT organization the mountains of data found in logs, application databases, ERP systems, and more can, use traditional data mining approaches, generate interesting insights.  But what do you do with those insights? ...
Managing Business Continuity and Financial Services industry during COVID-19
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The COVID-19 pandemic is one of the greatest social, health, economic, and financial shocks of the 21st century. While it is going to be hard to predict what’s next, it is crucial for businesses to proactively assess their risks and areas of...
Digital agility in COVID 19 times
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Jun 26, 2020

Digital agility in COVID 19 times

Deeksha Sehgal Product Manager, Next Gen Data Center (NGDC) practice

Introduction
Rethinking the Traditional BFSI Norms: Covid-19
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The COVID 19 pandemic is a catastrophe that’s going to have a wide and long-lasting impact on the global economy. The coronavirus outbreak is causing widespread concern for every sector and BFSI is no different. The BFSI sector would play a...
 A Healthcare & Life Science perspective
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The Med tech industry is also struggling to ramp up production, bring advancements in design & price and at same time ensure delivery of critical care equipment is made available to patients. There is a shift in the way patients and healthcare...
Going Glocal
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COVID-19 has brought a change that might just be here for some time. The new norm of social distancing has impacted the way we travel. Things have changed and airlines, being one of the foremost industries that have got impacted, need to think of...
User security awareness training
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What an attacker is looking to exploit in a phishing attack is a lack of user knowledge, which makes user awareness the most important step in preventing such breaches. The key component of a successful phishing attack is user interaction. A user...
CSPs Ensure Business Continuity
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As of April 2020, 185 countries on lockdown and 93% of the US workforce working remotely, according to the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA).  Owing to the COVID-19 crisis, the USD 3 trillion telecom industry is witnessing...
Remote working
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Mar 31, 2020

Remote Work Before and During COVID-19

Rakshit Ghura Vice President & Global Service Leader – Digital Workplace Services

COVID-19 is a humanitarian crisis of the highest order. While organizations such as WHO are leading efforts to stop the spread and flatten the curve, many countries are in lockdown, and individuals have begun practicing techniques such as social...
Preparing for IT Security
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Most of the organizations, where feasible, have adopted telecommuting or work-from-home options for their employees to keep businesses running during the COVID-19 crisis. While this is a good practice to adopt for ensuring the good health of...
Alternative Imagined Order
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As the outbreak of the deadly COVID-19 continues across countries, only an alternative strategy of collaboration can accelerate the rattled productivity and efficiency of the global workforce.
Pandemic Analytics
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Mar 31, 2020

Pandemic Analytics: How Data is Helping Us Combat COVID-19

David Sogn Associate Vice President – Digital & Analytics

With almost 750,000 people affected, including more than 35,000 deaths, the novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19, is wreaking havoc across the globe on an unprecedented scale. The novel Coronavirus is having a far-reaching impact as people across the...
Empathy in Insurance
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Jun 19, 2020

Never before has empathy been more important in insurance

Rajesh Srivastava Senior Vice President, Financial Services, North America

Insurance penetration rates in the US across both life and non-life segments have weakened in the last decade, dipping from a moderate 3.9% in 2008 to 2.9% by 2018. The number of policies sold has fallen, products that were once attractive to...
covid-19
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Apr 13, 2020

Impact of COVID-19 On Global Supply Chains & Opportunities in a Post-COVID World

Amitava Sengupta Executive Vice President - Digital Consulting, Digital and Analytics

Transportation restrictions imposed by various governments all over the world, have severely disrupted global supply chains. Challenges in manufacturing, procurement, distribution, and retail are on the rise, leading to major problems in certain...
COVID -19
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Apr 17, 2020

Examining Impact of COVID -19 on Wealth and Asset Management Firms

Ashok Bhat Practice Lead, Capital Management Services, Financial Services, HCL

COVID -19 has seen a worldwide business impact. This blog aims to examine its impact on the Wealth and Asset Management Industry. I would like to highlight my perspective of the analysis in three aspects: Current challenges faced by Asset and...

Bring the industry focus to dark data
Virendra Shekhawat - Group Manager – Hybrid Cloud Services, HCL technologies | July 2, 2020
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Most of the organizations are good in managing structured data, but still there is so much of industry-critical data that exists in an unstructured format causing an exponential increase in data storage cost due to its maintenance of hot tiered Storage and DC footprint cost. Data is critcal for every business’s success and it’s considered to be one of the most valuable resource for any organization. However, every data is not an active data since there are more than 40% of customer data which is deemed to be ROT (redundant, obsolete or trivial), not well-known to any one, it is concealed from view, easy to ignore and hard-to-access as well as analyses.

A strong Dark data assessment solution delivers enterprise with a 360˚ view into corporate content for the more advanced analytics. This will enable service integrators (like HCL) to go beyond the cost management and start to innovate and creating new value to the customers with the insight that is extracted from massive and growing content. Analyzing file share (SMB/CIFS/NFS) to understand enterprises file data which bring business values to manage overall Data life cycle (Visualize, Analyze, move and manage), driven data placement to discard unwanted data, archive to S3, DC consolidation to lower overall TCO, risk mitigation, and data management simplification to modernized customer digital journey.


Why your business needs to start conducting business retrospectives now
David Jungwirth - Senior Solution Director - Services | July 1, 2020
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One of the pioneers in leadership, Peter Drucker, said, “The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not the turbulence; it is to act with yesterday’s logic.” The disruption caused by the worldwide pandemic presents a situation that demands business retrospectives, learning, and organizational agility facilitated by a proven methodology.

In this blog post, learn why your business needs to start conducting business retrospectives now; how operational agility supports a coping strategy during crises and provides solutions to stagnating revenue streams; why hitting rock-bottom is a tipping point for generating momentum; and why change needs to come from inside an organization with support from an objective, outside point of view using strong methodology foundations for effective facilitation and improvement.


AI driven digitization for Chronic Disease Management process
Nitin Kumar Gupta - Solution Director, IoT WoRKSᵀᴹ | July 1, 2020
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Chronic Disease Management (CDM) is an integrated care approach to manage chronic disease or condition that is persistent or otherwise long-lasting in its effects. As care delivery continues to evolve from reactive disease treatment to proactive, preventive care, more organizations are looking toward digitization in healthcare with advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning to assist with drawing actionable conclusions from their big data resources. AI along with sensor technology can unlock the potential of data, providing actionable insights to guide clinical decisions to diagnose, treat and manage chronic conditions remotely, thus, providing the right clinical intervention to the right patient at the right time.