A quick recipe to data protection in the digital age

In this digital age, data security is a crucial aspect of any business and is increasingly becoming challenging with the humongous amount of customer shared data that are available across various channels. Also, with regulations from governments becoming increasingly stringent, the task of securing data has become all the more... Read More Posted in: Banking & Financial Services

Wearables have to evolve to remain relevant

When wearables arrived on the stage a few years ago, they were mainly seen as devices peripheral to healthcare. Since then, their popularity has surged, primarily due to the increase in sales of fitness trackers and smart watches. Now, many believe the power of wearable technology could be the... Read More Posted in: Healthcare, IoT (Internet of Things)

Private block chains and OTC trading

Block chain technology is here to stay. About 800 million dollars have been invested by venture capital firms (and top global banks that don’t want to be left behind) on block chain startups. Despite all of the buzz, there isn’t any well known commercially offered block chain implementation. The... Read More Posted in: Uncategorized

Let’s molt ourselves for the new world of preemptive outsourcing!

Let’s start with a question. What are the CFO’s / CIOs looking to get from IT outsourcing in the future? If we hired a leading consulting company to help solve the question, the likely outcome is “Well, it depends”. But not really! Bear with me as I flash back... Read More Posted in: Large IT Programs, Technology meets Business

The mystical blockchain – The bitcoin technology

While Bitcoin technology has been hitting the headlines over the last few years, Blockchain is the essence that underpins it. But what is Blockchain? It’s essentially a ledger which logs transactions between two parties. Yet while most ledgers are kept in banks or accounting departments, Blockchain is a distributed... Read More Posted in: Banking & Financial Services

Five considerations for data collection in a population health initiative

Data collection is the first step in population health initiative. The healthcare data is spread across a wide spectrum and involves the participation from various players. Below are the top 5 considerations for efficient data collection. Electronic Health Records (EHR) EHRs are digital versions of patient’s medical records. Every... Read More Posted in: Healthcare

Automation – Getting things done without actually doing it!

Imagine, you are waiting for a flight and whiling away time thinking you will shop for a particular item and then instantly the task of shopping actually gets done – without you touching your tablet or laptop or smart phone. This may seem bizarre, and even unrealistic, at least... Read More Posted in: Technology meets Business

Connecting customer journey through BPM, enterprise solutions and digital technologies

Businesses today are driven under stiff competition with customer experience as the central focus. Thanks to the digital world, customers are more aware and open to numerous choices which are easily accessible – and they are just a click away! Hence, organizations are continuously challenged to think innovatively and... Read More Posted in: BPM

Cloud based testing – A quick checklist for migration

Through my previous blog in this series, we looked into the different strategic aspects of testing that need to be considered while migrating to the cloud. In this one, let us understand the three key structured processes that organizations can use as a quick checklist while migrating to cloud... Read More Posted in: Cloud Computing, Software Testing

Top 4 reasons banks should be excited about blockchain

Blockchain (the technology that powers Bitcoin) is a magic box – a mix of innovations and the smart use of available solutions make it revolutionary. It’s not often that a technology paradigm has so many great ideas packaged into a small capsule. There is little wonder why all the... Read More Posted in: Banking & Financial Services