At Virtusa, we identify ourselves as engineers. Our entry into the consulting and integrations market was by the split streaming acceleration of our work as engineers for various software vendors. Today, we implement transformations and our promise is to “Accelerate Business Outcomes”. How does an engineering outfit deliver on this promise to accelerate business outcomes?
Business processes are built on rules – thousands of rules – for underwriting, claims adjudication, qualifying compensatory entitlements, determining your producers and what they can sell, and what to offer your policy holders. These rules are enforced by conventional rules engines and sometimes rules management through digital process automation. Sometimes the rules come from human
Every enterprise has those key individuals that are linchpins to the organization. These individuals are called in to fix urgent issues as well as provide knowledge to different business units. They’re also sometimes viewed as the “sages” of their businesses. The common adage of “tribal knowledge” usually resides in these individuals. And that knowledge is
Data and big data are a couple of the most topical and hyped terms in today’s market. For many individuals / customers, this is a confusing subject, but businesses see this as an opportunity to increase market share and a new revenue stream. Some of us are old enough to remember the days of a
Banks have some of the most valuable information about people and organizations – the record of financial transactions. It shows how a person or business is moving through life. There are infinite scenarios where this data can be used to help a customer or even the bank itself. So banks have the best data. They
The news is full of stories each week about yet another personal data breach, theft, or questionable use of information. The truth is – this is your data and, depending on your age, this collection started at birth and, in some cases, maybe even prior. Do you want this broadly shared? Before you answer, think
A Subject Matter Expert (SME) can exist in a variety of sizes, sounds, colors, shapes and formats. It can be a human or a robot. It can even be data that is collected, stored, analyzed, included in formulae and archived. In contrast with a human SME, data is very objective while any subjective angle must
Consider for a moment what your organization would be able to achieve if everyone had access to data and everyone and everything was accurate. Often times, organizations, whether they recognize it or not, do not appreciate scenarios where an individual makes an immediat decision with the available information. Unfortunately several situations in those scenarios could