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GenAI is unleashing innovation: The key focus at AWS Summit Sydney 2024

Reimagining the next wave of transformation with GenAI adoption at its core
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Mousume Roy
Mousume Roy
APAC Reporter, HCLTech
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GenAI is unleashing innovation: The key focus at AWS Summit Sydney 2024

At the heart of innovation and cloud technology advancement,  AWS Summit Sydney is fast approaching. On April 10th and 11th, 2024, thousands of cloud and IT leaders will take part in lively discussions, experience industry-specific solutions and explore advancements in GenAI at Sydney’s International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

As a gold sponsor of the AWS Summit Sydney 2024, HCLTech is poised to make a significant impact while showcasing its forward-thinking vision, collaborative efforts and AI's transformative power in building enterprise solutions. HCLTech’s theme for the event is "Building an AI-centric enterprise: Simplify. Innovate. Adapt” and attendees can step into booth #G4 to explore firsthand how AWS solutions can be adapted across different industries and use cases.

Leading the charge is Prabhakar Appana, Senior Vice President and Global Head of AWS at HCLTech, who sets the tone for the event, hinting at what attendees can anticipate: "We're gearing up for some significant announcements, particularly focusing on GenAI positioning."

Prabhakar Appana, Senior Vice President and Global Head of AWS at HCLTech
Prabhakar Appana, Senior Vice President and Global Head of AWS at HCLTech

With Appana at the helm, the company is pitching up to lead specific initiatives related to partnership models and key collaborations with AWS, which hold the promise of transforming the landscape of cloud services, particularly with the integration of Amazon Connect with Amazon Q and Amazon Bedrock.

While these announcements are still in progress, they reflect the organization’s unwavering commitment to driving innovation and transformation in the dynamic realm of cloud technology.

Unraveling industry-specific solutions

At the AWS Summit Sydney 2024, HCLTech will be showcasing innovative AWS solutions crafted to address each industry's unique challenges, from IoT to data analytics and mainframe modernization. The organization’s expertise in migration, modernization and cloud adoption will be on full display, illustrating a keen focus on industries such as Manufacturing, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecom and Semiconductor.

In Manufacturing, the focus is on hyper-automating design and supply chain operations, detecting real-time anomalies and enhancing plant efficiency while maximizing shop floor visibility. The aim is to create interconnected smart factories and digital twins. For example, HCLTech’s 1PLMCloud enhances mobility, reduces costs, and boosts engineering productivity by improving agility, scalability, and reliability.

In Financial Services, clients leverage cloud services for mobile-first experiences, seamless onboarding, real-time updates, intelligent processing, chatbots, personalized recommendations, and fraud detection. HCLTech Novus Payments offers efficient straight-through processing, ensuring accurate real-time information and improved risk management.

Attendees can also look forward to engaging panel discussions covering various topics, including financial services and GenAI. Appana highlights the panel, “Infusing GenAI on AWS to reduce cycle time”, which will allow clients to share their experiences and insights into leveraging this transformative technology in real-world scenarios. With industry leaders and experts at the forefront, these discussions promise to provide valuable insights into the future of cloud computing and AI adoption.

Accelerating cloud transformation journeys

Amidst the buzz of innovation and technological advancements, HCLTech’s CloudSMART for AWS – Continuous Modernization Experience, continues to propel enterprises forward in their cloud business transformation endeavors.

Aimed at assisting enterprises worldwide in expediting their cloud journeys, CloudSMART for AWS represents a collaborative effort between HCLTech and AWS experts. This joint program brings together the expertise of both entities to craft a comprehensive plan and define key milestones, enabling companies to drive their digital transformation initiatives at an accelerated pace and scale.

Leveraging the CloudSMART framework, the organization is committed to expediting enterprise cloud journeys while ensuring seamless integration and optimization. 

With over 25 AWS Competencies and Service Delivery Partner status, HCLTech is proud of its deep technical expertise, extensive experience and proven success in delivering specialized AWS solutions.

This expertise, coupled with the collaborative spirit of the AWS Summit Sydney, creates an ideal environment for attendees to explore innovative strategies for driving business transformation through cloud adoption.

A glimpse into HCLTech's AWS partnership

In a bid to accelerate the adoption of GenAI, HCLTech forged a strategic collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS). This collaboration aims to empower enterprises globally to harness the power of AWS's advanced GenAI portfolio, including Amazon CodeWhisperer, Amazon Bedrock, Amazon Titan, AWS Trainium and AWS Inferentia.

"GenAI is a powerful technology that has the potential to revolutionize industries," states Appana. "By collaborating with AWS, we bring to our clients the latest GenAI capabilities to accelerate innovation and establish a robust global AI economy."

Through initiatives like integrating our ADvantage Code platform for automated mass application migration with Amazon CodeWhisperer, we are facilitating automated rehosting, refactoring and re-platforming treatments with centralized monitoring and planning capabilities. The AWS-HCLTech collaboration exemplifies a shared commitment to exploring industry solutions leveraging AI advancements.

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Sustainability initiatives and industry solutions

In addition to technological advancements, HCLTech remains committed to sustainability initiatives and industry-specific solutions. Appana discusses HCLTech's Sustainable Finance 360 (SF360) solution, designed for financial services institutions to accelerate their decarbonization journey. SF360 provides end-to-end services – from Advise to Execute – for implementing the solution to measure and manage financed emissions.

The solution provides capability to quantify and aggregate emissions, analyze and report financed emissions across asset classes, set targets for Net-Zero, steer strategy and enable pathways analysis as per ESG standards.

These initiatives underscore HCLTech's holistic approach to cloud computing, incorporating sustainability and industry expertise into its solutions and services.

With a focus on driving AWS adoption and delivering innovative solutions, HCLTech aims to solidify its position as a trusted advisor and strategic partner for enterprises navigating their cloud journey.

HCLTech at AWS Summit Sydney 2024

The synergy between HCLTech and AWS continues to strengthen, paving the way for transformative outcomes and unparalleled value for customers worldwide. With exciting announcements, engaging discussions and thought-provoking sessions on the agenda, attendees can expect a glimpse into the future of cloud computing and AI advancements.

As HCLTech continues to push the boundaries of what's possible in cloud, the summit serves as a platform to showcase its vision and capabilities on a global stage.

To follow our extensive coverage of the event, please visit our AWS Summit Sydney page

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