The nine-to-five, office-based, twenty-year tenure model of employment is quickly going out of date. Far more of us are working remotely than ever before, and as digitalization has opened up all manner of ways to earn a living, the ‘old ways’ may no longer be valid in a digital, post-covid employment market.
Hand sanitizers and digital thermometers at the reception, colorful signs everywhere telling you to mask up and well-spaced-out workstations. And, oh, do you have your vaccination certificate? Welcome to COVID-era workplaces.
Tech trends can change on a dime—for example, the Covid-19 pandemic caused many companies to reactively switch their tech focus to enabling and supporting remote work. Still, industry watchers generally have insight into likely upcoming developments—they named cybersecurity and the Internet of Things as trends to watch in 2021, and there’s no doubt these topics have generated plenty of headlines this year.
Cognizant reveals that it has entered an agreement with Alveo to provide a comprehensive Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) data management solution to the financial services sector.
Digital tools and platforms are a natural fit for overcoming the top barriers to getting mental healthcare: accessibility, cost and social stigma, says Emily Thayer, a Senior Consultant within Cognizant Consulting’s Healthcare Practice.
Experts from Cognizant Softvision and IAR Systems share insights on needed skill sets, handling coding errors, Python, and more.
When we are talking about employer branding, right now there is a lot of pressure on marketing teams, communication teams. We are in a period of hyper communication. In order to keep everyone connected, all the leaders ask themselves how we do that. Last year when covid struck and we had to move in work from home, especially for organizations who weren’t used to doing that, the first question was how do we keep our DNA?
Accounting for Sustainability's Harry Briggs, Mahindra Group's Chief Sustainability Officer Anirban Ghosh, and Cognizant's Chief Sustainability Officer Sophia Mendelsohn look at how their companies efficiently gather and report ESG information.
After the pandemic, many companies may prefer to maintain a hybrid way of working. Here’s how to enable a largely remote operations workforce to deliver on client requirements and contractual commitments, reveals Manish Purang, an Operations Transformation Lead at Cognizant.
In celebration of Ada Lovelace Day 2021, some of the most influential women in the tech industry talk about what the day means to them and for the wider tech world
Ransomware attacks can be devastating. But even if cyber criminals are already inside your network, it's not too late to stop them - if you know what to look for.
When the Premier League formed three decades ago piracy was of little concern.
According to our latest study, European organizations rank nine percentage points higher than their US counterparts when it comes to incorporating environmental sustainability into their overall business strategies, notes Rouzbeh Amini, Head of Cognizant’s Sustainability Practice, EMEA.
After 10 years in Phoenix, the LPGA’s Founders Cup is starting a new chapter at Mountain Ridge Country Club just outside of New York City thanks to the support of a title sponsor that’s dived headlong into support of both men’s and women’s golf.
Cognizant, an American multinational technology company that provides business consulting, information technology, and outsourcing services invites applications for freshers & experienced people hiring in India.
Salesforce provides smart alerts to support teams to predict and prevent all major issues related to customer relationship management (CRM) applications, which, in turn, helps to streamline business functions.
The 13 women who founded the LPGA would have reason to be proud this week.
The purse on the line this week at Donald Ross' Mountain Ridge is the most of any regular-season LPGA Tour event.
The pandemic highlighted the value digital brings to industrial business, and now there is no going back, says Manoj Mathew, a VP within Cognizant’s Digital Business & Technology service.
In terms of offering women an equitable career growth and representation at senior levels, Cognizant’s global head of BFSI digital operations and Hyderabad centre head Sailaja Josyula pointed out that her company has launched a women’s global leadership development initiative.
Cognizant, a multinational technology company with headquarters in Teaneck, New Jersey, wanted to promote its brand and discovered through research that golf and its global appeal would be a perfect fit. So it invested — in men and women.
Many organizations across the region are rethinking their operations and strategy to adapt to an increasingly digital world; and turning to the new frontier of AI-driven transformation to become more intelligent enterprises.
Amidst the doom-n-gloom scenario in the jobs market, with so many corporates struggling to survive in a post-COVID world, one technology player bucked the trend.
Speaking to ET NOW, Shantanu Jha, Senior Vice-President, HR, Cognizant India says the market is hot and everyone is hiring across the board.
Market and cost pressures are driving banks and financial services firms to cloud-based platforms, say Rajiv Joshi and Shantanu Chandra, leaders in Cognizant’s banking and financial services practice.
“Software is everywhere these days,” said Andres Angelani, CEO of Cognizant Softvision, kicking off the panel on “The Future of Software” that helped launch Softvision’s 7th annual Programmers’ Week. Software now, he said, “is a vehicle to reimagine industry.”
007 and his chemistry with brands return with the 25th James Bond film No Time To Die. Here's a breakdown of how marketers bond with the secret and suave agent
According to recent Cognizant-sponsored research, to boost digital usage and member loyalty, healthcare payers need to prioritize investments in analytics, awareness, strategy and design, say Bill Shea and Jagan Ramachandran, leaders in Cognizant’s Healthcare practice.
Cognizant has partnered with Dell Technologies to provide a secure, integrated, and managed platform to orchestrate applications across multiple cloud landing zones.
Digital innovation spurred by Covid-19 has put AI and analytics at the center of business operations.
Many industries were forced to halt their recruitment initiatives at the start of the pandemic and have since had to place existing employees on furlough or make redundancies. But as the UK economy is beginning to bounce back, so is employment.
A World Economic Forum survey suggests that the prize from the digital transformation of industries could be in the region of $100 trillion over the next decade. In short, as Thanos would say, “Digital transformation is inevitable.” Yet, a Boston Consulting Group study reveals that an astonishing 70% of digital transformation initiatives fall short of their set goals.
Banks and financial services providers can realize the efficiency and cost savings of cloud-based payments by taking proactive steps to guard against these common mistakes, notes Rustin Carpenter, a Global Payments Solution Leader for Cognizant’s Banking & Financial Services Industry Services Group
The Aston Martin Formula 1 team has broken ground on a new campus that the team believes is an important step in its journey towards becoming a regular frontrunner. In an exclusive column, team owner Lawrence Stroll explains why the team's new base will amount to much more than a series of buildings
Data modernization can either be a strength of an organization, driving growth, or its weakness, hindering innovation.
IoT adoption has a direct impact on business performance, according to IT professional services giant Cognizant.
It’s the business buzz phrase of the moment, but is ‘data democratization’ such a good idea when so many of us find it hard to understand statistics?
According to Cognizant Center for the Future of Work research, in the post-pandemic world, payers find themselves uniquely positioned to leverage technologies to spur innovation and efficiencies, says Bill Shea a Vice President within Cognizant Consulting’s Healthcare Practice.
Lawrence Stroll’s Formula 1 dream continues to grow and dazzle, now with news that the Aston Martin F1 operation is scheduled to move into a state-of-the-art ‘smart factory‘ across the road from Silverstone by the end of next year.
With these five mindset shifts, higher-ed institutions can immerse digital learning into their strategies and operations, reveals Tij Nerurkar, Business Leader for Cognizant’s Education practice.
Multidisciplinary modeling and simulation will play a larger role in solving electronics design challenges.
While making digital the main channel of customer engagement, banks are also looking to move beyond business as usual, says Amit Anand, a Vice President in Cognizant Consulting’s Banking and Financial Services.
While recent market studies show that within the first six months of the pandemic, the healthcare industry consumed five years’ worth of digital automation, future success will depend on how the industry deploys and sustains this pace of digital adoption.
Companies worldwide, including those in the Asia Pacific region, are making significant progress towards Artificial Intelligence (AI) adoption.
Cognizant Softvision, a global leader in software product engineering, today unveiled its lineup of keynote speakers and panelists for its seventh annual Programmers’ Week, scheduled for September 13–17, with a dedicated product day on September 20.
Organizations must transcend piecemeal approaches to business reinvention and design processes around people — customers, employees, partners, suppliers — tightly linked from the front to the back office, advises Girish Pai, who leads Cognizant’s Intelligent Process Automation practice.
Cognizant will join the United Nations Global Compact India, a country-level leadership platform for strengthening sustainable business practices.
Automation's efficiency potential is tied to enterprise ownership: No matter how efficient an application can be, it could fail without ample adoption.
By thinking of a cloud migration similarly to moving to a new house, FIs can ensure an effective and efficient transition, says Nathan Greenhut, a Cognizant Client Solutions Executive.
For Pallavi Ramchandani, the channel community’s quest for greater diversity and inclusion is up close and personal.
Our recent survey of APAC and the Middle East companies revealed a discernable shift in interactions from “touch” to “voice” resulting from the growing demand for contactless.
IT companies are stepping up fresher hiring like never before as experienced talent gets costlier and attrition among senior employees is at an all-time high.
The strategy appears to be paying dividends as digital revenues of IT companies see an uptick.
To contend with the prolonged pandemic, great collaboration tools are only part of the answer. Business leaders must embrace a mindset and business culture of “optionality,” which empowers employees to excel in both in-person and remote activities, whether they are heads down or up, says Andres Angelani, who leads Cognizant’s Softvision software engineering practice.
Global IT consulting firm Cognizant has acquired the digital engineering arm of Hunter Technical Resources. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
It’s time for streaming services providers to use the lessons learned from 2020 to redefine the direct-to-consumer experience, says Tiran Dagan, Cognizant’s Chief Digital Officer for the Communications and Media practice.
As per a report titled ‘The Timeline of Next’ by Cognizant, in the future — maybe even the summer of 2021 — an office will play three roles: a showroom, an R&D lab and a party space.
IIoT success requires IT to collaborate with operations: identifying the problems that need solving and racking up quick victories, notes Eddie Gotherman, a senior leader within Cognizant’s IoT and Engineering practice.
More than 20 years after Tony Blair declared that “education, education, education” was his government’s top priority, his son has warned that the former prime minister’s goals are no longer hitting the mark.
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on our world and cost millions their lives. It’s disrupted economies and education systems and taken away livelihoods.
Spending on technology among manufacturing respondents will rise from 5.5% of revenue currently to a predicted 8.5% of revenue by 2023, which is below the cross-industry average.
Business and tech leaders need to combine forces to convince skeptics that artificial intelligence should be doing more picking low hanging fruit.
The more data that drops, the clearer the message for institutes of higher learning—in order to keep pace with today’s society, operations must change. In this episode, Kshitij Nerurkar, Education Business Leader at Cognizant, drills down on his numbers for further evidence.
A new survey of 1,000 senior executives finds that only 20% of U.S. companies are fully employing AI for decision-making in business.
Pushed into uncharted territories by the COVID-19 crisis, businesses across industries are relying more on process automation, but have a long way to go before reaping its full potential, says Mariesa Coughanour, an AVP within Cognizant’s Intelligent Automation practice.
Having a vision for customer experience is important, but it’s not enough, says Mark Taylor, a global leader in Cognizant’s Digital Experience practice. Here are the other dimensions and insights needed to differentiate the brand.
Chain restaurants of all culinary persuasions have experimented with virtual assistants, which provide another digital channel through which customers may order food. However, few quick-service chains are using artificial intelligence (AI) to help humans take orders more quickly and personalize service.
Rob Walker, UK&I managing director at Cognizant, explores the data management parallels between Formula 1 and government work.
As advancements like digital humans, machine learning, robotic process automation and quantum computing fuse, captains of business will soon have the technological wherewithal to reach greater heights and fend off exogenous events says Ben Pring, chief futurist within Cognizant’s Center for the Future of Work.
Rajesh Nambiar, president of digital business and technology and India chairman and managing director, spoke about the demand environment, growth drivers and acquisition strategy.
Anil Cheriyan, executive vice president and chief technology officer, Cognizant, joins Neha Pradhan for a little serious and light-hearted conversation on the cloud migration challenges in the financial services industry.
The federal minimum wage may soon be $15 an hour: Here are three ways restaurants can leverage tech to minimize the impact on revenue and employee retention.
IT services company Cognizant on Wednesday reported second quarter financial results largely in line with expectations, with revenue up across all business segments.
Understanding what you need from data, rather than just acquiring it, sets a new virtuous circle in motion that unlocks even more business outcomes reveal Bret Greenstein and Jason Kodish, Vice Presidents within Cognizant’s AI practice.
Cognizant has announced that it has agreed to acquire TQS Integration, a privately owned global industrial data and intelligence company based in Lismore, Ireland.
The cloud may be a dominant presence across most sectors and businesses, manufacturing has been more hesitant.
Your unique heart rhythm may one day be used to make shopping, office visits, even just a stroll down the street a bit more personal, notes Clay Griffith, a Director of Product Marketing at Cognizant Softvision.
Postings for digitally enabled jobs of the future are recovering from a sharp dip during the pandemic, but they still lag behind postings for conventional jobs as companies desperately try to rebuild their workforces.
Technology has been vital in enabling remote or online learning during the COVID-19 lockdowns and has rapidly accelerated a trend towards hybrid learning that was already in motion pre-pandemic.
Earlier this year, the multibillion-dollar business consulting and IT giant Cognizant joined XPRIZE to launch the Pandemic Response Challenge, a competition to create AI systems that can help societies reopen safely in the wake of COVID-19.
The remote work directives that resulted from the COVID-19 pandemic reveal that virtual work is no longer a utopian ideal, declares Ben Pring, Cognizant’s Chief Futurist. It’s real and here to stay. To assist in the transition, we present recommendations that help everyone succeed in this new normal.
Cognizant has agreed to acquire TQS Integration, an industrial data and intelligence company based in Lismore, Ireland.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution has been a hot topic in manufacturing circles for some time. We’ve explored many of its facets: what the future of work will look like, how we can harness new technologies and why innovative solutions can help companies come out ahead. However, rarely do we consider where this flurry of activity will occur.
Ensuring that young people have the necessary skills to help businesses is crucial. However, those needs are constantly changing as society changes.
To better understand and serve customers, organizations must not only tap more data, and more types of data from more sources; they also need to gather, analyze and act on this data far more quickly than ever before.
According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS) employment levels rose by 356,000 between May and June. However, despite the largest increase in jobs since the start of the pandemic, the ONS said that there are still 206,000 fewer workers on the payroll since Covid.
Cognizant’s Craig Weber discussed how insurers can build their digital strategies and deploy AI as part of their business-wide digital transformation efforts.
Jump-started by the pandemic, healthcare providers’ digital agenda is finally falling into place, says Euan Davis, a futurist in Cognizant’s Center for the Future of Work.
Data can be considered to be one of the most valuable commodities in today’s world - more so than gold, oil and bitcoin. It underpins most business and performance operations; and the organizations that are able to maximize its use are the most successful.
There are many paths in which a person eventually becomes a software programmer and engineer. Some start at an early age with an interest in science, engineering, and software development. Others are drawn to it a bit later in their lives, through a serendipitous journey.
The answer lies in what you’re trying to achieve with intelligent automation. Automated processes enable efficiency, while data enhances decision-making says Chakradhar Agraharam, a VP in Cognizant’s Intelligent Process Automation Practice.
Health technology company Philips and IT services provider Cognizant are partnering to build customized applications for organizations in the health sector, the companies announced Thursday.
Cognizant on Wednesday announced plans to donate tablets and laptops worth Rs 6.7 crore to students and teachers of government schools across six states in the country, as part of the companys employee-led volunteering programme.
Automation is now table stakes and accelerated automation with intelligence is the new mantra post-pandemic.
On Soul of Business, the nonprofit sector has been struggling to keep up with the push in digitalisation since Covid-19 hit our shores. Claressa Monteiro speaks with Andrew Lim, Vice President, ASEAN and Greater China at Cognizant and Pratibha Kurnool, Outreach Lead APAC, Strategic Technology Partnerships Lead for Social Impact at Cognizant to find out more about their unique challenges and how they helped a local charity navigate these challenges.
Carriers are building a digital arsenal to combat the risks created by Black Swan events and stay ahead of customer demands in today’s hypercompetitive world reveals Chris Blatchly, Chief Digital Officer and Consulting Leader for Insurance at Cognizant.
Tech giant Cognizant India joined hands with the government to fight the anticipated third wave of COVID, which is said to endanger the lives of children by helping establish an expanded pediatric ICU of 100 beds.
From drone delivery to underground pipe delivery, the future of delivery could look very different in the coming years.
Along with cloud and Agile development, low code may be the missing piece in businesses’ renewed urgency to accelerate their modernization efforts, contends Rich McGhee, Global Technology Lead within Cognizant’s Digital Engineering Practice.
Brian Williams, chief digital officer, life sciences, at Cognizant, explores how the pandemic has brought about change in adoption in digital technologies, and its lasting effect on life sciences.