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IoT
975

May 07, 2018

How to make your IoT vision a Reality

Sukamal Banerjee Corporate Vice President - ERS Sales (Hi Tech & Comm), Head - IoT WoRKS

The blog shares a  perspective of what IoT leaders can do to make their initiatives successful. The article builds on the 2017 HCL and Massachusetts Institute of Technology survey, which found that more than 50 percent of companies felt they...
Enhancing the Patient Experience
425
The importance of design in the lives of customers will only increase with time even across the healthcare and life sciences landscape. This is a priority because patients now demand personalized services. We outline a six-step roadmap to introduce...
Net Neutrality
361

Mar 27, 2018

Net Neutrality and Healthcare

Dhinesh Muthuvel Global Engagement Manager

The FCC’s move to repeal net neutrality has been controversial. The action is expected to encourage service providers to expand their operations to underserved areas and affect all areas, including healthcare. We list three scenarios and their...
Distribution Grids
351
Changes in how electricity is generated are leading to a transformation in how utilities will manage distribution grids in the future. With the rise of commercial and residential roof top solar and wind generation, as well as battery storage,...
Blockchain
752

Mar 21, 2018

IoT + Blockchain: The promise of a game-changing convergence

Sooraj Kumar Raj Group Manager, Product Management Team, IoT WoRKS

IoT is meant to make things smarter and/or connect smart things to one another. It also offers a lot of automation possibilities. But certain tasks need to undergo data flow...
Digital twins
1,347

Mar 19, 2018

Digital twins can be the intelligent edge for IoT

Sukamal Banerjee Corporate Vice President - ERS Sales (Hi Tech & Comm), Head - IoT WoRKS

It is the Internet of Things, but with an enterprise angle. Take that to mean industry vertical applications, development ecosystems, product design, hardware, deployment and more. This blogs emphasizes on the importance of Digital Twins as an...
Artificial Intelligence
871
The greatest change AI will bring in healthcare is enabling clinicians to make sense of the mind-boggling amount of patient data being generated every day. Establishing concrete patterns between diverse data points will empower doctors to make...
Blockchain
4,656
Supply chain is among the two industry sectors (financial services being the other one) which the blockchain is likely to transform in the near future. This blogs emphasizes on one of the prominent use case of Blockchain Technology i.e. Supply Chain...
Allscripts’ acquisition
639
Allscripts has announced yet and another acquisition, this time it set to acquire Practice Fusion a cloud based EHR platform for $ 100 M. Allscripts is planning to fund this purchase through its existing secured credit facilities and cash balances....
Tech Giants
172

Jun 11, 2018

Tech Giants Foray into Healthcare Space

Manmanth Kumar Senior Management Trainee

Healthcare spending is projected to rise by 5.3 percent in 2018. The healthcare spending, according to the CMS, was $3.5 B in 2017. Moreover, CMS projections indicate that the average yearly increase in spending will be around 5.5% and that the...
IoT
975

May 07, 2018

How to make your IoT vision a Reality

Sukamal Banerjee Corporate Vice President - ERS Sales (Hi Tech & Comm), Head - IoT WoRKS

The blog shares a  perspective of what IoT leaders can do to make their initiatives successful. The article builds on the 2017 HCL and Massachusetts Institute of Technology survey, which found that more than 50 percent of companies felt they...
Pharma Research Value Chain
1,096
With most pharmaceutical companies’ R&D department struggling at the time, the need of the hour is for pharma companies to enhance technologies driving their research value chain.
Net Neutrality
361

Mar 27, 2018

Net Neutrality and Healthcare

Dhinesh Muthuvel Global Engagement Manager

The FCC’s move to repeal net neutrality has been controversial. The action is expected to encourage service providers to expand their operations to underserved areas and affect all areas, including healthcare. We list three scenarios and their...
Top Healthcare Trends for 2016
975

Apr 21, 2016

Top Healthcare Trends for 2016

Gopiram Ramachandran Deputy General Manager

Three major trends continue to drive the health care industry in 2016 – Consumerism, Cost Reduction and Increased Value.The need of the hour is to closely examine the cause for these trends.
Blockchain
752

Mar 21, 2018

IoT + Blockchain: The promise of a game-changing convergence

Sooraj Kumar Raj Group Manager, Product Management Team, IoT WoRKS

IoT is meant to make things smarter and/or connect smart things to one another. It also offers a lot of automation possibilities. But certain tasks need to undergo data flow...
Blockchain
4,656
Supply chain is among the two industry sectors (financial services being the other one) which the blockchain is likely to transform in the near future. This blogs emphasizes on one of the prominent use case of Blockchain Technology i.e. Supply Chain...
Emerging Startups
301
In the recent past, a number of healthcare blockchain start-ups have emerged. These start-ups have found themselves a place in  the healthcare space; for instance, PokitDok and Patientory which focus  on the EMR space and Gem which focuses...

5G -Set to change the way the world works
Rupy Sikka - Vice President, HCL Engineering R&D Services | June 4, 2018
1475 Views

Telecom is going through a digital revolution in terms of technology, business models, ecosystem, services , and 5G is set to revolutionize industries. 5G presents a huge opportunity for the digitalization of economies and modernization of all industry sectors. With users wanting faster downloads, and service providers wanting to provide customers with a seamless user experience, the world awaits ‘real’ 5G – not the ‘concept’ of 5G that we are familiar with today.
But what would a 5G network mean?  Would 5G unfurl a new world of fully connected sensors and devices? Would 5G rewrite the fundamentals for social and economic change, one which blurs geographical and cultural boundaries?


Healthcare on the patient-centricity highway!
Tanveer Singh - Associate Manager – Healthcare Business Solutions Group | May 28, 2018
387 Views

Healthcare, as an industry, has always been relatively resistant to disruptive changes, bogged down as it is by regulatory barriers and its own limited comfort with the latest innovations in technology. This has rendered healthcare a laggard in terms of customer experience, compared to industries like retail and banking. Patient experience is neither a hallmark of the industry nor were the players focusing on the same — until now.


How to make your IoT vision a Reality
Sukamal Banerjee - Corporate Vice President - ERS Sales (Hi Tech & Comm), Head - IoT WoRKS | May 7, 2018
975 Views

The blog shares a  perspective of what IoT leaders can do to make their initiatives successful. The article builds on the 2017 HCL and Massachusetts Institute of Technology survey, which found that more than 50 percent of companies felt they were already behind in harnessing IoT capabilities. To prevent delays, Sukamal recommends that IoT leaders get C-level buy-in at the start of the project, make sure their project is in alignment with both business operations and IT, and implement the right data capture system. He concludes with recommended best practices, but stresses that with the IoT, flexibility and openness are the best characteristics for success. 


Enhancing the Patient Experience: How can Life Sciences Companies Use Design Thinking to Deliver Better Outcomes
Abhishek Shankar - SVP, Tech Industries | March 29, 2018
425 Views

The importance of design in the lives of customers will only increase with time even across the healthcare and life sciences landscape. This is a priority because patients now demand personalized services. We outline a six-step roadmap to introduce design thinking to transform patient experiences.

Net Neutrality and Healthcare
Dhinesh Muthuvel - Global Engagement Manager | March 27, 2018
361 Views

The FCC’s move to repeal net neutrality has been controversial. The action is expected to encourage service providers to expand their operations to underserved areas and affect all areas, including healthcare. We list three scenarios and their implications.


Ushering in the New Age of Distribution Grids with IoT
| March 26, 2018
351 Views

Changes in how electricity is generated are leading to a transformation in how utilities will manage distribution grids in the future. With the rise of commercial and residential roof top solar and wind generation, as well as battery storage, utilities are challenged to accurately forecast and schedule energy at the edge of the grid. This blog talks about the key advancements in IoT solutions for utilities, addressing their current challenges in energy generation and distribution and creating new sources of revenue.


IoT + Blockchain: The promise of a game-changing convergence
Sooraj Kumar Raj - Group Manager, Product Management Team, IoT WoRKS | March 21, 2018
752 Views

IoT is meant to make things smarter and/or connect smart things to one another. It also offers a lot of automation possibilities. But certain tasks need to undergo data flow & governance controls. These can be done either via the cloud or may require manual effort. One is prone to security risks, and the other is costly, error-prone & inefficient. Blockchain, due to its decentralized, peer-to-peer nature and the fact that its driven by smart contracts, addresses these challenges.


Digital twins can be the intelligent edge for IoT
Sukamal Banerjee - Corporate Vice President - ERS Sales (Hi Tech & Comm), Head - IoT WoRKS | March 19, 2018
1347 Views

It is the Internet of Things, but with an enterprise angle. Take that to mean industry vertical applications, development ecosystems, product design, hardware, deployment and more. This blogs emphasizes on the importance of Digital Twins as an intelligent tools for IoT.


Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare - Potential use cases
Tanveer Singh - Associate Manager – Healthcare Business Solutions Group | March 19, 2018
871 Views

The greatest change AI will bring in healthcare is enabling clinicians to make sense of the mind-boggling amount of patient data being generated every day. Establishing concrete patterns between diverse data points will empower doctors to make precise diagnoses and prescribe well-informed treatments. IBM Watson may be the pioneer when it comes to cognitive computing for healthcare but the battleground is already getting crowded with players like Apple, Dell, HP, Hitachi Data Systems, Highspot and Enterra- just to mention a few.


Blockchain in Supply Chain – Use Cases and the Role of Technology Companies
Rajarshee Dutta - DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER, ERS SALES & MARKETING | March 16, 2018
4656 Views

Supply chain is among the two industry sectors (financial services being the other one) which the blockchain is likely to transform in the near future. This blogs emphasizes on one of the prominent use case of Blockchain Technology i.e. Supply Chain where it is creating multiple business benefits, driving the change across the value chain for all stakeholders.