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Agile
762

Oct 09, 2018

Agile Digital Transformation

Ahmed Mithani Associate Vice President

Digital Transformation has been the new buzz for several years that encompasses a spectrum from simply moving processes to mobile platforms, to business process automation (RPA), to
Retailers Reinvent
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Mainstream retail is dead, or so the doomsday sayers would like everyone to believe. As mobile apps and ecommerce keep gaining traction worldwide in an era of on-demand consumption, traditional brick-and-mortar chains have no future, critics argue....
Barriers Breaking
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Until a few years ago, the retail industry was a fairly straightforward one. Consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies manufactured and distributed products and retailers finally sold them to end customers. Relationships between consumers and the...
Retailers & Consumer Brands
616
While retailers want to win with predictive analytics leveraging Big Data, consumer goods companies are gradually driving direct relationships with the consumers.
Chatbpot
666
While looking for automation possibilities for the key insurance business processes, mostly the repeatable, the cynosure of the insurance industry is shifting toward macro and micro components of the value chain.
Digital Business Platforms
295
Strategy, culture, and technology are the three key parts to think about how to build the platform. For retailers, the key to success will be the ability to sit down with the business and have them admit that they didn’t know what they should be...
Transforming Retail with Cognitive IoT
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Aug 03, 2018

Transforming Retail with Cognitive IoT

Soumyajyoti Sinha Ray Global Engagement Manager

Cognitive IoT enables retailers to learn from, and infuse intelligence into, physical stores and supply networks to transform the retail value chain and enhance customer experience.
Inventory
645

Jul 12, 2018

Demand sensing and Inventory Optimization

Arindam Sen Director, Manufacturing Solutions

Demand sensing is a new technique of forecasting. This technique uses mathematical methods on real-time information to calculate a forecast of demand with higher accuracy. The higher accuracy of demand sensing reduces forecast error by a significant...
Voice Interaction
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As value-based healthcare gradually replaces the traditional fee-for-service model, enhanced patient health outcomes will inevitably help HCPs. A study from 2016 unearthed that physicians spend nearly 50% of their time in office on paperwork....
Telecom
2,390

Nov 11, 2016

How Telecom Operators Can Harness the Internet of Things

Anil Ganjoo Corporate Vice President & Head Telecom, Media & Entertainment

IoT can help Telecom operators deliver innovative, value added products and services, and end-to-end solutions, to its enterprise clients. Read this blog to know some of the potential monetization routes they can explore.
Functioning of an Enterprise - Planning & Execution
3,189

Aug 10, 2016

Decoding Technology for S&OP Strategy and Execution

Arindam Sen Director, Manufacturing Solutions

The functioning of an enterprise begins with the strategic planning process. Post the strategic planning exercise every organization goes through the Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process. Read this blog to this to find out the importance...
Cyber Security
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Typically, organizations are cautioned against using agile methodologies for the initial IAM infrastructure setup and first deployment release of IAM integration. For organizations pursuing DevOps and agile approaches, there’s a path forward. Goal...
Need of new age technology for ULD management 
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Unit Load devices are increasingly being used by the air tranportation Industry , however the cost of maintaince and repair is very high , However new technolgy is able to assit in maintace as well optimal usage .
Customer Experience
528
The centuries-old utilities model is declining as quickly as digital technology is advancing. First, smart grids began to monitor home-energy usage, generating a massive volume of data-driven insight. Then smart devices allowed customers to control...
Chat
585

Apr 12, 2019

Rise of Chatbots

Sandip Bhattacharya ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT

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...
Blockchain
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Unleashing the Potential of Blockchain Blockchain’s Applications in the Telecom, Media and Entertainment Industry
Infusing Cultural Intelligence
2,054

Oct 17, 2018

Infusing Cultural Intelligence in Analytics to Drive Customer Centricity

David Sogn Associate Vice President – 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,...
Healthcare Provider/Payer Solutions
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The yearly spending on healthcare by US is more than $3 trillion and it will touch $5 trillion in 2025, per industry reports. Fraud, waste, and Abuse in healthcare is not an unknown problem, even the magnitude of problem is not known in entirety....

Energy and Utility Sector embracing Cloud Computing: The Transformation Journey
Jyotsana Sharma - ASSOCIATE MANAGER | November 28, 2018
801 Views

The energy and utilities industry for several decades has been performing the stereotypes. It has little to do with strategies of winning over competition and customers. All and sundry are vocal about the challenges which we are conscious about; however, none exchange a thought and ponder about the seamless keys and answers.

The energy industry is seeking solutions for not just providing renewable and nonrenewable resources but evolving and focusing on the asks of the patrons. The energy and utilities industry wants to expand horizons across geographies quickly and cost efficiently. Swift solutions post integration in existing and new collaborations are the asks. Quick service renewal, hassle-free experiences for consumers is what establishments are seeking. An increasingly competitive market acts as a threat to the utilities industry to move toward a more digital world and the world of cloud computing.


Big Data and Analytics for Energy and Utilities
Akshat Joshi - Technical Manager | November 26, 2018
693 Views

India faced one of the major blackouts in July 2012. The entire northern half of the country was devoid of electricity for two full days. More than half a decade later, whereby India now ranks as the sixth largest economy and third largest producer of energy after US and China, things still haven’t changed much. Energy Infrastructure is still vulnerable and a major portion of the energy produced by systems is either lost in transmission or stolen.
The above mentioned problem is common to the Energy and Utilities Industry, but thankfully in the age of Big Data and Analytics, solutions exist that would not only counter the loss of revenue, but would also leverage optimal consumption of the underlying assets of the Energy and Utilities Industry.


Finding Big Data utility for the Utility sector
Gaurav Sharma - Associate Director | November 26, 2018
276 Views

No sector can claim to be as crucial to customers as the utility sector. Simple reasons: they are responsible for the most essential ingredients of our modern life and eventually our existence. But no sector can also claim to be so slow in responding to the changing landscape, especially technology, as this one. This is probably because economically it was never challenged, the players were few and the entry barriers were high. Most of the organizations had a monopoly or proprietary attitude toward the customers. To say the least, the competition was never powerful enough for them to radically change or invest in the cutting-edge technology.