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oil and gas

Apr 21, 2020

COVID-19: Charting an effective course for the Oil & Gas Industry

Samrat Bera Associate Vice President, E&U and O&G, IoT WoRKS™

 With the adverse effects of COVID-19 evident all around the world, industries are ensuring business continuity using new-age approaches. For the oil and gas (O&G) industry, the challenge is to engage their workforce remotely and digitizing...
Smart meters

Apr 21, 2020

Keeping the Lights on for the Energy and Utilities Industry during COVID-19

Samrat Bera Associate Vice President, E&U and O&G, IoT WoRKS™

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every industry, with energy and utilities (E&U) being no exception. Industry leaders are taking drastic steps to bring about wholesale changes to their operations and service offerings. Learn more about these...
IT in the Time of COVID-19
Ganesh Ramamoorthy, explains how IT technology providers are making strong commitments to get the world back on its feet and ready to face what comes ahead.  
In the last few weeks, our lives have changed in a way we would never have imagined. More than one-third of the world population is home quarantined, and many governments have already announced lockdowns for 3-4 weeks, which could extend to six...
Impact of COVID-19

Apr 17, 2020

The Impact of COVID-19 on Contact Centers: And the Road to a More Resilient Future

Yatindra Mahajan Practice Head – Networks and Contact Center Services

Ever since Professor Alan Turing proposed the principle of the modern computer in 1936, computing has come a long way. While advancements to date have been promising, the future is even brighter, all thanks to quantum computing, which performs...

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...

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...
Work from Home
The global pandemic caused by COVID-19, or the coronavirus as it is commonly known, has immensely disrupted lives and livelihoods. The statistics are harrowing to say the least and so far, there have been more than 1.3 million recorded cases, of...
ICT in the light of CoviD
The Covid situation has popped up as an unprecedented challenge for humankind as different sectors, communities, and individuals look to mitigate the risks associated with it at each level.
Happiness is Homemade
The last three months have cast a dark shadow across the world. With each passing day, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has only grown, pervading the lives of billions of people. Despite the severe humanitarian and social costs, humanity...
Digital door to iFinance

Mar 24, 2021

Digital door to iFinance

Sameer Ahluwalia Global Lead – Growth, Practices & Capabilities, DPO

The dynamic nature of changing businesses puts across unusual requirements, the execution of which demands a radically new CFO agenda. This includes the reimagination of the workforce, their capabilities, and the operating model to empower the...
Accelerating successful
Businesses across the spectrum are expected to experience disruptions of some degree due to the COVID-19 impact. Changes at fundamental levels, as well as radical overhauls in existing structures and processes, are already in place to ensure...
Program Management

Oct 12, 2020

Program Management in Crisis

Deepak Kikan Deputy General Manager, Digital & Analytics

Covid-19 has pushed the limits of program management while testing the technology advancement to make the skill a success. It has changed the way the traditional program management was done with the customer priorities shifting towards the cost...
Time to Transform
Customers define our markets, shapeshift trends, and turn a flipside to business performance and competition. Irrespective of well-defined strategies, major players have witnessed severe downsides for one main reason—blotched customer experience....
Automation is making the Financial Services

Aug 11, 2020

How Automation is making the Financial Services Industry Resilient

Anubhav Mehrotra VP, Head of Infrastructure and Cloud Services for Financial Services

To thrive in a post-COVID-19 world, the financial services industry will have to reimagine how they operate. Financial enterprises can leverage the transformative power of automation using DRYiCE Lucy, a solution developed by HCL to set their...
Covid 19

May 22, 2020

The Tale of Retail: Preparing for a post-COVID World

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

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought in a number of substantial restrictions, all of which have impacted the retail industry greatly. From supply chains to fluctuating demand, the retail industry faces many challenges at present. Retail outlets are...
How business resilience drives value beyond recovery
In the universe of business, resilience has always meant the same thing– and yet, business resilience has always meant something different. The reason? Each crisis encountered by a business forces it to an action plan that must...
Bring the industry focus to dark data

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...
Rakshit Ghura

Remote Work Before and During COVID-19
Rakshit Ghura - Vice President & Global Head - Digital Workplace Services | March 31, 2020

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 distancing.

Maninder Singh

As “WFH-20” goes viral, how do you fend off new cyber security threats?
Maninder Singh - Corporate Vice President, CyberSecurity & GRC | March 27, 2020

With the breakout of the first Global Pandemic in a hundred years we will see many ideas of 21st century which society has been toying with for over two decades bubble to the top. These will include a greater emphasis on dietary changes, lowering the intensity of business travel, encouraging the ecosystem of local artisans and manufacturers, and the Work from Home (WFH) ethos. Businesses are already turning to the idea of WFH to protect employees from the Covid-19 virus and secure their well-being, to ensure minimal breaks in services and keep the wheels of the economy turning.