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Employee First
Posted by imidas |

Amidst COVID-19, historical records of 22 million unemployment claims are being made in the US. Fear looms large. While most businesses are talking about reducing their resources, we have been on a different path at Wissen. April, the month where most organizations froze their hiring plans, was the month when…

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Intelligent Search
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Most industries today are well-aware of the potential benefits of technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.  As the digital transformation drive increases across industries, and more organizations look towards modernizing their operations, ‘Intelligent Search’ is fast emerging as a business necessity. What is ‘Intelligent Search’? Almost 80% of…

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Multi-Cloud Strategy
Posted by imidas |

The benefits of cloud computing are well-known. It is cost-efficient, flexible, and scalable.  However, there is one thing that poses a challenge in its adoption process. It is called vendor lock-in. Vendor lock-in implies that the company is dependent on a single cloud provider and cannot move out to another…

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Business Continuity During Lockdown
Posted by imidas |

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been extremely far-reaching. As cities across the world went under complete lockdown, businesses had to take some very swift decisions to ensure business continuity. They had to update their continuity plan, strengthen their security posture, embrace cloud tools and technologies to support remote…

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Complex Technology Projects
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New technologies such as AI, machine learning, and cloud are becoming increasingly popular in industry vocabularies. Enterprises are jumping on the technology bandwagon to better cater to customer demands, drive profitability, reduce costs, and create greater value.  The technology projects in these industries are highly complex, owing to their unique…

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Digital Transformation
Posted by imidas |

With every organization today embracing modern technology in some way or another, digital transformation is no longer a buzzword. Today, it has become a way of business, enabling organizations to glean value from their existing systems while adopting new ones that add to their bottom line.  While cloud and IoT…

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Legacy Technology
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I, for the longest time, thought that peer pressure was something that we experienced in school and left it behind when we exited those gates. I was surprised to see that peer pressure existed in the workplace too…thankfully it manifests differently.  In the adult circle, especially the technologists’ circle, peer…

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Hybrid Cloud
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Financial services companies have never had it easy: they have always had to comply with an array of strict regulatory requirements and government mandates. Meeting customer expectations has always been a challenge. And when a data breach occurs, they are the hardest to hit.  With security having a big influence…

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Unstructured Data
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The banking and financial services industry is not new to the world of data and analytics.  Data analytics is now a part of every initiative spanning every function – from customer service, new product innovation, risk management, process and workforce management, marketing…the list is extensive  However, in this narrative, we…

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Financial Services RPA
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Financial services companies such as banks and insurance have been one of the early adopters of RPA. In 2017, the Japanese financial giant, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG), Inc., decided to improve their productivity and operational efficiency. Their goal was to reduce the operational costs by JPY 50 billion by…

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