Upgrading your ERP creates strong backbone for a digital agenda

Digital technology is here to stay and changing customer preferences and perceptions in an unprecedented manner. Manufacturers and their ecosystems have never been under such a pressure to make transitions to modern  IT solutions. Their large-scale investments in the IT landscape over the years needs to be revamped to address this change. Many manufacturing organizations 

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Bracing for the Next Big Cloud Revolution

Bracing for the Next Big Cloud Revolution: Finding Value in “Up Stack” Cloud The cloud revolution in enterprises has very clearly crossed the phase of proof-of-concepts into a truly mainstream adoption. One of most popular enterprise-wide initiatives currently going on are “cloud migration” programs of some kind or another. Finding business value for these programs 

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Modern Testing Disruptions

Digital transformation is real, challenging enterprises to innovate and adopt to stay competitive. Disruption from innovative financial tech (FinTech) companies, increasing adoption of digital technology by customers, better and smarter devices, new products through Internet of Things (IoT) integration, the ability to deliver pointed solutions through machine learning and artificial intelligence, and a focus on 

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7 Core Habits of Digitally Effective Manufacturing Organizations

A robust manufacturing sector is the backbone of a healthy economy. Digital is here to stay and the manufacturing industry, already a leader in leveraging IoT, analytics and other technological innovations, can accelerate the pace of adoption to create more opportunities and better outcomes. Global developments such as Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet accentuate the need for innovative 

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Solving the Contact Center CX Conundrum with Amazon Connect

Haven’t we all experienced at least one harrowing contact center interaction? With so much talk about a digital world, don’t we wish contact centers became smarter and made the experience not so bitter? Well, some companies are hearing us for sure. As part of their business transformation strategy, companies are now focusing on enhancing customer 

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Blockchain Will Really Disrupt Silicon Valley Once Consumers Control Own Data

The mantra “If the service is free you are the product!” has become the common battle cry for Silicon Valley. Consumers on the lookout for freebies have flocked to these free services and signed away their data rights to access these cool and “indispensable” services.  However, with AI, microtargeting and next best action algorithms becoming ever more pervasive, things 

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Pharma Companies, Escape the Black Hole of the conventional!

The pharmaceutical industry lives and breathes innovation, yet the nature of its products, and their direct relationship to human health necessitates the most conservative and methodical levels of control and oversight, to meet compliance, as driven by stringent regulations. Conventional safety frameworks, manually intensive processes and legacy systems create barriers to efficiency and innovation for 

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Landing Zone: A Starting Point for Cloud Migration Journey

A sound governance and operational model is key to successful cloud migration. However, most enterprises do not pay attention to this factor, leading to longer migration cycles, higher cross-team interdependencies, and increasing operating costs. Building a landing zone is therefore, a starting point to meet the needs for cloud factory migration, which incorporates best practices 

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Blockchain May Play Crucial Role in Artificial Intelligence Development, Regulation

The biggest threat for our future, according to Elon Musk, is the development of artificial intelligence (AI). As Musk recently pointed out: “I think we should be very careful about artificial intelligence. If I had to guess at what our biggest existential threat is, it’s probably that. So we need to be very careful. I’m 

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Artificial Intelligence Threats and Promises

Artificial intelligence (AI) might evolve to the point where humans are no longer in control. Facebook was recently forced to shut down an experiment after two artificial intelligence programs began chatting to each other in their own language. Researchers at the Facebook AI Research Lab (FAIR) found the chatbots had deviated from their script and 

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Next-Generation DevOps: Self-Learning Systems

The massive enterprise movement toward all things “digital” has accelerated the adoption of DevOps in all kinds of projects, but particularly in digital transformation initiatives. Apart from the productivity benefits gained by automating software development and rollout, the increased agility has helped move DevOps adoption to gain critical mass in a relatively short time. However, 

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Application of Artificial Intelligence in Payment Processing

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is here for quite some time and is successfully being used in banking applications like Fraud Analysis and Customer Risk Scoring but with a limited scope. The prominence of AI in decision making has augmented with the advent of data explosion, big data analysis and internet penetration. Chatbots, a prominent development in 

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