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HCL Digital Transformation Maturity Matrix is an Assessment/ Index model for the analysis of a CSP’s organization on various tenets of Digital Transformation Journey. It helps customers take an objective view of Current state of the Organization,...
Five Goals
586 professionals like you have gone to significant extremes to keep your IAM operations running like a Tesla in ludicrous mode, but we also know there’s always room for improvement. You can take it to the...
Focus: A leadership superpower

Jun 10, 2019

Focus: A leadership superpower

Martin Burns EMEA Director

Continually asking for things, being promised them, and not getting results is one of the most frustrating situations that leaders experience. Identifying and pursuing the wildly important thing to completion helps to increase team output, de-...
Robo Advisory
Reimagining Retail Investments with Robo-Advisory in the 21st Century The world of finance and investments is constantly evolving, as is the market for retail investment services. From the earliest telephonic exchanges to AI-driven volume trading...
Predictive analytics has the potential to enhance value-based care for patients while also driving down costs for payers and providers. As value-based care becomes the norm, next gen enterprises need to leverage predictive analytics to improve...

Apr 12, 2019

Rise of Chatbots


A chatbot is loosely defined as a computer program which conducts conversation via auditory and textual methods. It is derived from the word “ChatterBot”, coined by Michael Mauldin in 1994. There are several derivatives – verbot, smartbot...
Capital Market

Apr 11, 2019

Capital Markets – Regulatory environment for 2019

Kinsuk Mitra Director of Finance, Risk and Compliance

What's ahead of regulations for Capital Markets? In today's rapidly evolving marketplace environment, let us take a closer  look at the regulatory requirements of capitals markets this year which can help to address the key business...

Apr 09, 2019

The California Customer Privacy Act (CCPA)

Prakash Menon AVP & Industry Principal - Utilities

California’s new, landmark privacy law “The California Consumer Privacy Act” (CCPA), was unanimously passed by California lawmakers and signed into law by the Governor on June 28th, 2018. It gives California consumers unprecedented personal data...
Data Mining

Apr 08, 2019

Artificial Intelligence in Tech Industry


There are many concepts within the domain of artificial intelligence (AI), including machine learning (ML), deep learning, neural networks, natural learning processing (NLP), virtual reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), LSTM, and a few others. All...
Today’s manufacturing environment is highly dynamic and complex. It consists of various stakeholders like multiple suppliers and partners, multiple distribution channels, multiple fulfillment partners, multiple customer types, etc. Decisions have to...
Store Digitization
To deal with knowledgeable digital customers, stores should not think twice in adopting digital tools. But a proper assessment has to be done to choose the right digitizing services because every retailer need is different and also every initiative...
Mobile first

Sep 18, 2017

Mobile first to AI first : The New Approach

Santosh Kumar Head – Fintech innovation

In last couple of years, there had been a huge push for digital across financial services. Banks needed to re-imagine their products and services keeping customers at the centre of design, i.e. adopting a customer centric approach to design and...
Blockchain is the technology that underlies cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and Ethereum. It records transactions on a public, distributed ledger and gets rid of the need for a third party in most cases. The technology is touted as faster and more...
Infusing Cultural Intelligence

Oct 17, 2018

Infusing Cultural Intelligence in Analytics to Drive Customer Centricity

David Sogn Global Data Science Lead, Digital & Analytics

Today, data offers fresh multidimensional capabilities and broader horizons to manufacturers. Big Data solutions enable an altogether new dimension of research and trend analysis. Enhancing customer experience by predicting events, risk management,...
Data hack, theft, or infringement are major issues which cannot be ignored when it comes to drug development. Trained professionals or hackers determine and manipulate vulnerabilities in a computer system and/or network to gain unauthorized access...
Digital Twin
One of Gartner’s Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2017, digital twins aim to transform the virtual landscape. Many research firms are optimistic about its development, predicting that by 2018, companies who will invest in digital twin...
Present day Industry & its complexities
The only way to find out how Big Data is making the world a better place is by tracing its uses in healthcare. As per HIMSS, the amount of healthcare data being generated is increasing at an exponential rate of 48% a year, hence, healthcare...

Carrier Wi-Fi: A Cost Effective Method for Network & Bandwidth Issues
Banish Bansal - Senior Technical Lead- ERS | February 18, 2015

Realizing Carrier Wi-Fi

Mobile data consumption is growing exponentially with the rapid growth of smartphones/tablets and bandwidth-hungry applications (Video/Music Streaming, Rich Media Communication and personal Cloud services, etc.) that they run. Analysts predict that Wireless Data Traffic will increase by 300% in 2017, compared with what it was in 2012.

Patient Recruitment and Retention Strategy for Clinical Trials
Narender Dureja - Associate Vice President | February 4, 2015

Considering the different phases in a clinical trial, there is a need for subjects to be enrolled according to the eligibility criteria defined in the study protocol. Holding the involvement of the right patients is a critical barrier for investigators and sponsors. During the conduct phase of clinical trials, sites usually spend most of their time working on patient recruitment, and yet, statistics show that despite this effort, reaching enrollment goals according to the timeline is frustratingly elusive in many studies.

Long Tail Strategies – Retail to IT
Vittal Devarajan - Senior Vice President | January 27, 2015

Baird Equity Research Technology estimates that for every dollar spent on Cloud, there is at least $3 to $4 not spent on traditional IT

Will Data be the next payment method?
Balaji RS - VP and Head Of Financial Services | January 15, 2015

I was talking at the FST Conference in Sydney last year on Next Generation Customer Experience. Majority of the questions I was asked were around the ROI on big data analytics, which set me thinking on how do you identify the part of the value chain to focus for highest benefit realization. A lot has been written around the use of unstructured data in driving targeted one-to-one offers helping generate higher revenues at better conversion rates.

Big Idea 2015: Imagine the new Energy World
Shailendra Agrawal - Vice President | January 15, 2015

The Energy and Utilities Industry stands at a cross roads of finding the new big idea and how will Technology change the way we use our resources.

Pharmerging Markets to contribute Future Sales
Vijai Krishna | January 8, 2015

Dynamic changes in legislation, patent expiry of block buster drugs, and increasing healthcare costs call for significant changes in the global pharmaceutical industry. These changes are driving pharma companies to explore pharmerging markets for personalized medicines, biopharmaceuticals and biosimilars, which are opening up opportunities for further growth.

Need for Cold-Chain Monitoring in Healthcare
Harsha Vachher - Senior Technical Lead | January 6, 2015

Most of the pharmaceutical products like vaccines, serums, etc. are temperature-sensitive and require special handling once manufactured. To ensure the effectiveness of the vaccines, they need to be stored within the temperature range specified by manufacturers. Most of the vaccines are heat-sensitive; thereby need customized storage and transportation to ensure their effectiveness.The process of transporting biological products involves sophisticated technologies such as refrigeration systems and is termed as cold chain.

How Automotive ECU Linkage for better Track and Trace can save the day
Venkata “Raj” Parchuri - AVP and Industry Principal Manufacturing Vertical | February 3, 2020

Product recall is an expensive proposition for the automotive sector. A solution based on blockchain consortium eliminates this issue by providing a comprehensive ledger version at a VIN level across the automotive value chain. Comprehensive regulatory reporting also gains expedition. The technology also promotes data security among stakeholders. Car manufacturers can maintain a tamper-proof log of crucial records and identify vehicles that require recall in no time. Software complexity and distributed sources of firmware/ECU are some other challenges plaguing the sector. Automotive ECU linkage is a proactive solution in this case. It enhances authentication, offers long-term sustainability, and smooth operational efficiency for the sector.

AR/VR- technology enabler for improved learning
Dirgha Prasad - Senior Management Trainee VSOM Team | November 27, 2019

Student enrolment rates have gone up considerably, from 216 million to 380 million in 14 years. With increase in earnings of the working population and easier access to study material, the education industry is thriving. Growing internet penetration and possession of smart devices have facilitated e-content and made it accessible across the value chain. The growing popularity of digital textbooks, coupled with modes of smart learning (enabled through Augmented Reality (AR)/Virtual Reality (VR) techniques), will drive the growth of the education market. However, there are a few challenges and therefore, for effective AR/VR implementation in the education industry, it will be essential to strike a balance between enhancing student experience and investing in other core infrastructure activities.

Artificial Intelligence holds the key to unlocking the Healthcare Iron Triangle
Tanveer Singh - Associate Manager – Healthcare Business Solutions Group | November 18, 2019

comes to breaking such a triangle by disrupting the status quo.

Industries such as commercial aviation and computing went through disruptions which made services affordable, accessible, and better over time. The same is possible for the healthcare industry. This is especially true in a time when technological breakthroughs, better medical understanding, and deeper research interests are intersecting to create a ripe environment for the inevitable disruptions that will herald the next era in healthcare. This is where Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare comes in. Read the blog to know more.