Pushing the Boundaries
Digital transformation is no longer the future. It is table stakes for companies worldwide. Established technologies, from automation to cybersecurity, are embedded deeply in successful organizations. Now, executives are seeking new ways to push those technologies further and potentially reaping rewards they can’t imagine today.
Infosys Insights Journal volume 12 features efforts to push technology beyond its classical boundaries, rethink how to prevent online threats, and create or take advantage of new business models. One article looks at quantum computing, a futuristic technology that’s starting to move from the laboratory into the business world. In another, the author examines threat hunting as a more advanced way to protect organizations from cybercriminals. The journal articles also examine new business opportunities for oil and gas retailers, the coming “automation singularity,” and alternative ways that small- and medium-size businesses can finance their futures.
Betting Big on Digital
No matter which direction organizations turn, the way forward is clear: digital transformation. Computers have revolutionized businesses for decades. But the pace is accelerating. The organizations that will thrive are the ones that embrace their digital future and have the vision to understand where the technology can take them.
Infosys Insights Journal volume 11 highlights how industries are finding ways to use digital technology to enhance and even rethink their traditional business models. In one case, Infosys worked with organizers of the iconic French Open to provide tennis players and their fans with new insights into the matches.
Another article looks at how a 165-year-old insurance company is thinking like a digital native. A global survey of executives examines where companies are leading and lagging in their digital efforts. Other articles explore how servitization can help manufacturers excel, and the path to 5G monetization for telecom companies.
New paths in a digital world
Digital is drawing new paths in different industries. From lab based innovation to first of its kind application of emerging technologies, organizations are changing not just their old legacy systems and infrastructure, they are changing the way they function with new ideas, approaches and business models.
Infosys Insights Volume 10 shares stories about how robots can help with the dirty, dangerous and dirty jobs keeping humans safe, clean and happy. It debates whether AI has arrived as a technology; there is a lot more organizations can do with AI and how? As digital becomes more prevalent there are new thoughts around how the role of the chief risk officer must evolve from being a gatekeeper to being an enabler of business or how CPG companies should start owning the brand on the retail shelf using technology as a tool. Lastly, as innovation becomes mainstream, is there a method to it?
Navigate Your Next
A shipping company sets sail for new growth using digital capabilities; catch our client, CMA CGM's story in this edition of the Infosys Insights. The edition is focused on innovation and the future digital world. Soumitra Dutta, Professor, Cornell University, shares his opinion on organizational innovation in the article "Innovation acceleration: Pressure points for change".
Is digital all about logical management of data or creative use of it? Wongdoody executives discuss their viewpoint on the need to be "creatively logical" when delivering digital projects. "The success of Innovation Hubs" shares one of Infosys" proven and successful innovation strategies. "(In)security in IoT and what can be done" and "How Legacy Can Overcome Digital Transformation Challenges" answer difficult questions around digitization. Lastly, there are insights on the banking and financial services from our leaders and a leading analyst that touch on the use and impact of technology in the industry.
At Home with Technology
Digital technology has become all pervasive, right from our living rooms, to offices, hospitals, and stores. Catch this edition of Infosys Insights to know more about Ambient Technology that is emerging to make human lives very easy.
AI and automation are the other two technologies that will redefine our lives. The edition features articles that answer several questions around how organizations are consuming AI. Lastly, get a view into what the experts think about the changing dynamics of leadership and economy in a digital world.
Modernize the Core
Over the past decade, there has been a wave of digital disruption with new, born-digital challengers compelling traditional incumbents to find and harness new ways of delivering great customer experiences in order to survive the new competition. While superior customer experience is an important marker of successful digital transformation, this approach can only be sustained if the organization’s underlying infrastructure is modernized to handle the demands of these customer-centric initiatives. So how can organizations modernize their core? By focusing on digitalizing their monolithic legacy infrastructure and reimagining their business processes.
Navigating the Digital Disruption
Businesses are getting disrupted not every day but every moment with new ideas, technologies, and business models being born not from big think tanks of the world but from the young digital natives. How do enterprises find their way to success in a digitally enabled world? Through innovation, strategy and the right technology partner.
A Future With Purposeful AI
While debates about job automation and ethos of artificial intelligence (AI) continue, technology stalwarts - individuals and organizations - pursue AI advancement, collectively giving it a purpose that can eventually make our lives better and solve some grand challenges facing the planet.
Services In The Time Of Being Digital
The era of services, marked by differentiating experiences, is already upon us, and the pace of change is not letting the smartest among us sleep. Recently, the young founder of AirBnB, the start-up that shook the hospitality industry, announced that this company worth US$30 billion will soon transform itself to become a platform that will also sell offbeat excursions, and different kinds of experiences.
Age of Possibilities: Digital Revolution and Problems Worth Solving
In this issue of Infosys Insights titled 'Age of Possibilities: Digital Revolution and Problems Worth Solving', we examine a range of problems and challenges that are staring at us, at humankind, and present innovative and some untrodden ways to develop the approach to solving them.
Renew The Old. Build The New.
In this issue, the spotlight is on the organizational mission of Renew-New. As bits reshape atoms in everything around us, starting to irrevocably change the way we live and even think, organizations are confronting a new world order, sometimes even struggling to survive. In order to succeed, they must renew their existing systems, processes, and mindset, and simultaneously explore new, unknown areas of technology, business, and problems.
Embarking On a Human Revolution
In the inaugural edition, we bring you a case for embarking on a ‘Human Revolution’. As we move towards an irrevocably digitized world, technology is amplifying our potential, our intellect and our collective imagination and creativity.