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Aircraft
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Aircraft material plays a significant and crucial role in the designing of an aircraft. While an aircraft is flying, it may get exposed to lot of lightning strikes. Therefore the material used for an aircraft should be electrically conductive. Also...
Design Thinking
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Today, disruption is happening in every business. Whether you are a C-level executive or manager or an entrepreneur; it is import that you equip yourself with appropriate tools help you tackle the problems of future. Design Thinking has moved from a...
ROI
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The core challenge for most organizations undertaking an analytics project, is quantifying the return on investment (RoI). When it comes to digital marketing, it becomes difficult to justify the cost invested versus gains associated with it....
Cyber
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Cyber age – this is an era where everything around us is digitalised and all that is digitalised is interconnected by the phenomenon of ‘Internet of Things’. In such a scenario, data has gained importance like never before and securing data is as...
Istock
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Dec 14, 2016

Product Support: Being proactive is the way forward

Aman Bhardwaj Senior Management Trainee - ERS Practice Team

The blog highlights the essence of smart support solutions. It addresses the general apprehensions which firms have when they release a new product and emphasizes on the need for a proactive support system. The argument is supported by statistics to...
Analytics and IoT
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Analytics and IoT are set to make Science fiction a reality. Underpinned by information and communication technologies, advanced analytics is blurring the line between what we once called science fiction and the reality.
istock
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To stay ahead of the competition, we need to add value to our product by generating new ideas.The secret behind spawning effective ideas for your business is by studying your users closely. This blog provides the basic tenets of contextual Inquiries...
21st Century Enterprise
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Innovation has become a vital tool in this highly competitive world where success and survival is at stake for existing businesses and start-ups. This puts pressure on industry to strive for continual innovation. The Design Thinking is a mechanism...
Impact Of Engineering
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The usage and impact of Engineering Analytics across the product development lifecycle stages (Design, Test, Sustenance, and Support) is well understood and articulated. This blog series talks about the end user dimension to Engineering Analytics...
21st CENTURY
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IoT is the next phase in the evolution of M2M communication – existing connectivity solutions, therefore, might offer viable opportunities for architecting a mesh network. . A close evaluation of existing channels can help map the way forward –...
Microservices
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Sep 05, 2016

Few Myths on MicroServices

Sathish Gurumoorthy Senior Technical Manager

Microservice architectural style is an approach to developing a single application as a suite of small services, each running in its own process and communicating with lightweight mechanisms.Read to know more
Vulnerability Assessment in NFV
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The concept of virtualizing the network equipment is picking up fast. Popularly known as Network Function Virtualization (NFV), this concept aims to virtualize network functions by running them as software on standard server grade hardware and do...
Design Thinking
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Today, disruption is happening in every business. Whether you are a C-level executive or manager or an entrepreneur; it is import that you equip yourself with appropriate tools help you tackle the problems of future. Design Thinking has moved from a...
The Value of Mobility
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Feb 22, 2016

The Value of Mobility

Amit kumar Agarwala General Manager

Cognitive Support: Intelligent Support Services
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Today, customized user experiences and burgeoning demands are two major expectations from customers in an As-a-Service economy. Hence,the same anticipations have been building up for the technology sector. Read how Cognitive Product Support could...
HCL ERS business in Japan
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May 19, 2015

HCL ERS business in Japan

GH Rao President - Engineering and R&D Services (ERS)

"Indian providers are traditionally strong in engineering service”
Cucumber - Automating scenarios and behaviors
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Behavior Driven Development is an agile software development technique which helps in building functionality incrementally as per its expected behavior. Discover how BDD is realised using open source tool-Cucumber
Contextual Enquiries
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Let us have a look at the word – Context. It specifically means “The situation within which something exists or happens”. Now, let us concatenate it with application development. Before laying down the stepping stone for the application, one must...

The Key to Successful Product Support
Muthu Kumar Ganesan - LEAD ENGINEER | January 4, 2017
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Product support is provided to customer when the product fails to function in the desired manner. The issue may be with the customer's usage or with the embedded software/hardware failures. Questions on quality arise when testing/lack of end-to-end testing impacts product quality. Companies nowadays aim at releasing products faster to maintain their market share which may lead to quality being compromised. What customer expects is 100% error/defect free product. Is this achievable? What measures needs to be taken for delivering high quality products? Read this blog to find more insights on this.


The Essence of Contextual Enquiries
Randhir Kumar - Technical Lead,Engineering R&D services | January 4, 2017
634 Views

Let us have a look at the word – Context. It specifically means “The situation within which something exists or happens”. Now, let us concatenate it with application development. Before laying down the stepping stone for the application, one must have the knowledge about all the stakeholders who will play a pivotal role in the day to day functioning.

The data which we collect in order to get familiar with the nature of work and problem areas is called “Contextual data” and the enquiry which we conduct to fetch out the basics is called “Contextual enquiry”. This blog tries to explore this concept further.


Leveraging Hardware Security to Secure IoT Devices
Harsha Vachher - Senior Technical Lead | December 23, 2016
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Security is always a contentious issue when it comes to wider adoption of IoT. Imagine power grid failure or automotive hijacking – the consequences are severe. Security measures which can provide a complete security solution will pave the way to accelerate IoT adoption across various verticals. In the blog we discuss the hardware mechanisms to enable IoT device security.