Infosys Blogs ATOMInformation Technology(IT)/ Business Consulting and Outsourcing ServicesWhy finance is key to climate change2016-07-05T06:15:00.00ZThe Top 10 Emerging Technologies 2016 list, compiled by the World Economic Forum's Meta-Council on Emerging Technologies.Should you reshape your procurement career in the middle of AI and automation?2016-07-01T11:45:00.00ZThe blog talks about the approach procurement professionals must have in order to save their career.Three generations streaming in a network2016-06-27T10:35:00.00ZEvery generation today is trapped between the past way of delivering, experiencing vs. catching up with rapid change lest they become obsolete.Cost effective non-functional validation for web applications2016-06-23T10:40:00.00ZIn this blog, a set of testing techniques are proposed that enable cost-effective non-functional requirements validation for web-based applications.Supply Chain Management Supplier diversity reporting in utility industry2016-06-23T05:35:00.00ZIn this blog, the blogger intends to discuss what supplier diversity reporting is all about and how to address the reporting needs for client.Why peer-to-peer insurance is coming your way2016-06-21T07:20:00.00ZAccording to experts, the system of peer-to-peer insurance works because crowd funding ensures that people form like-minded digital communities based on trust and a common theme.How to close that elusive digital loop2016-06-17T10:05:00.00ZThe blog discusses that true measure of an enterprise becoming digital is in closing the loop. It is when the knowledge gained out of both real-time and historical data covering the enterprise, the customer, and the product, is harnessed to make insightful decisions.Mobile performance testing - is it possible?2016-06-16T15:10:00.00ZWhile performance testing mobile applications, factors such as interruptions, spike load test, different types of mobile networks, phones, latency, bandwidth, signal strength, browsers, and operating system must be considered.Message in a bottle2016-06-15T10:55:00.00ZThe success of progressive companies will depend on how innovative ideas serve consumer needs. While the genie is out of the bottle, the messages that emerge from the shifts in consumer goods serve as guiding lights for the industry.Exit for Britain, uncertainty for banks2016-06-13T09:25:00.00ZDue to these changes in the rules and regulations in both EU and the UK owing to ‘Brexit,’ "RegTech" will be one of the most crucial areas of focus for banks. They would need to come up with a comprehensive strategy to ward off the challenges coming from this revised regulatory overload.Spotlight on regional issues at World Economic Forum on ASEAN2016-06-10T03:15:00.00ZThe blogger speaks about his experience of representing Infosys at the World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN in Kuala Lumpur. Read on to know about the key topics that were discussed at the forum.Golden rules for large migration2016-06-08T07:40:00.00ZThe blog discusses how changes in schedule are a rampant issue in large programs and addresses the need for rigorous risk management.Its CLOUDY everywhere, VIRTUAL SPACE MONSOON has already arrived!!!2016-06-07T13:45:00.00ZCompanies have to migrate to cloud for better organizational purpose. Oracle as a customer centric enterprise has also joined in that ocean offering services through cloud, which will focus at the end-to-end solution rather than only on tools.Role of validation in data virtualization2016-06-07T08:55:00.00ZIn today's data-centric world, where having the right data at the right time is key to successful decision-making, data virtualization addresses four key challenges — speed, quality, control, and cost.Gamification as a service: the future of banking?2016-06-07T08:05:00.00ZThe application of gaming principles presents a latent opportunity for banks to engage customers and employees better, and accelerate adoption of desirable behaviors.Redefining loyalty points to save, not spend2016-06-01T18:10:00.00ZThe blog discusses the need for automated redemption of loyalty points when customers delay payments of outstanding amounts; provided sufficient loyalty points are available.Predictive analytics changing QA2016-06-01T10:50:00.00ZThe new paradigm of digital-first creates unique opportunities for testing teams to leverage multi-level predictive analytics and get insights that were previously unavailable. Predictive analytics revolutionizes the role of testing, making it a powerful contributor to the end-user experience.Intelligent and context-aware: A.I. grows up2016-06-01T08:30:00.00ZIt is clear that Artificial Intelligence has the potential to change the way we live, learn, and work. The blogger believes that someday, A.I. will teach itself to become so smart that consumers will not have to ask a device 10 questions just to get the answer they need.Increasing transparency through technology2016-06-01T08:25:00.00ZIncreasing transparency is not easy. This is why governments should continue to collaborate with technology companies to spread a message of positive change. The blogger however believes that technology will play a definite role in shaping the culture towards a more transparent world.More than a forum to share ideas. A platform to create generations of idea-makers2016-05-26T18:05:00.00ZThe blog discusses the significance of promoting events such as TEDx. In the coming years, enhanced things will be our ideas, our imagination, and our ability to create. Besides enabling youngsters to be ready for this change, Infosys wants to accelerate its arrival. Supporting TEDx is one such initiative.Welcome to the virtual hospital2016-05-26T08:55:00.00ZThe entire notion of what constitutes a hospital or clinic is going to change radically in the next few years. Virtual reality headsets have proved that healthcare delivery is at the cusp of being transformed by this technology.Social trading is redefining trading2016-05-26T06:55:00.00ZThe blogger pens down his stock trading story and how he discovered ‘social trading’ in the process. It is a mechanism of bringing together traders across the globe into one big network and providing traders the option to leverage trading techniques and strategies of other traders.An innovative e-commerce experience with SAP HANA2016-05-25T18:35:00.00ZA large pharmaceutical company worked with Infosys to implement SAP HANA to tackle slower pricing engine and delayed inventory status. According to the Infosys plan, the pharma firm's customer can create a sales order, get custom messages, and receive pricing determination.Agile procurement and implications for Gov. IT vendors: Insights from NASCIO 2016 Midyear Conference2016-05-24T11:25:00.00ZThe implications of an agile approach are immense: better, more targeted solutions that solve the intended problems while controlling the costs of the proposal process. Companies that have a good understanding of process and the ability to gather information from the client will do well.Analytics is the oxygen that energizes new banks to scale new heights of modernization2016-05-23T05:40:00.00ZBusiness analytics is an invaluable capability for organizations. It augments competitiveness of service offerings, market growth, and relevance from the current perspective.How far can a government go to find out information about you?2016-05-20T09:40:00.00ZThe blog discusses about how the world came to a standstill when the United States government ordered Apple to unlock an iPhone that had been used by a suspected terrorist - only to have the company refuse. With the all-pervasiveness of the Internet, it is high time we ponder on the question — how far can a government go to find out information about you?The birth of an idea and the truly digital enterprise2016-05-16T12:15:00.00ZVishal Sikka, both as CEO of Infosys, as a technology advisor and partner to our clients, frequently reminds us that the biggest opportunity that lies before every business today is to launch a human revolution. One might surmise that a business that is digitized is best equipped to realize this opportunity.Evolution of a CSP into a DSP2016-05-12T10:15:00.00ZInfosys is helping telcos adapt to the rapidly evolving environment, better understand the digital consumer, and empathize with the millennial generation using Design Thinking.Less conversation, more action2016-05-10T10:45:00.00ZWith mobile phone turning into a new life form, the role of communications service provider (CSP) is evolving and gaining importance. The CSP can enhance the lifestyle of the digital subscriber at home, on the go as well as at work. The subscriber’s network can morph into a catalyst for seamless convenience and all-round productivity.The power of visualizing big data2016-05-09T10:45:00.00ZWith the Conservative government reviewing program known as Innovate UK, the debate has sparked the greater question as to whether innovation can be created by providing the right people with the right tools and the right space and then 'bottling it up,' so to speak.