Ready, Aim, Fire: Don’t Miss the Target in Meeting Your Agility Goals

Increasingly when I talk to our enterprise clients, a question invariably arises in the conversation: “We need customer-focused products and solutions, and we want to improve our time to market. How do we achieve this by leveraging our existing assets, while improving our agility and delivery velocity?” All these clients have activated initiatives in the […]

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How Blockchain Illuminates a More Trusted, Frictionless Future for Payments

Systems powered by blockchain technology are no longer seen as shiny solutions looking for a problem. Their potential is recognized more widely as the next step in answering today’s demand for instant gratification while not compromising on security. In the banking & financial services industry, blockchain technology is becoming increasingly relevant in the payments space, […]

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Bring AI into Your Life: Top-8 Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Just as artificial intelligence (AI) has dominated business conversations this year, it’s also infiltrating holiday gift-giving lists. And it’s no coincidence – the same AI technologies that are driving business-changing enterprise systems are also becoming useful in our homes.  In fact, this giving season is a good time to experience the future of life, both […]

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Think Small: Six Ways Global Business Can Promote Inclusion

At the best small companies, inclusion happens naturally. Colleagues are few in number and often just a desk away. Everyone feels like they belong. When it comes to company culture, and especially employee engagement, large companies have to try harder. At service providers like Cognizant, where employees spend a lot of time at client sites, […]

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Are You Paying Attention to Your Employee Experience?

“Customer-first” mantras have become a trendy guiding light for businesses of all shapes, sizes and industries. But for businesses that truly believe people are at the heart of digital success, the human focus is also directed inward, toward their employees. To deliver a winning experience for people outside the company (customers), businesses also need to […]

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Narrow AI Is Limited, But Humans Can Fill the Gaps

“The real problem is not whether machines think but whether man does.” – B. F. Skinner. If there’s been a theme for this year, it’s artificial intelligence. But most intelligent systems around us use what’s called “narrow intelligence” or “narrow AI” rather than the more sophisticated and autonomous form of AI known as “general intelligence.” […]

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How Diversity Fuels Innovation

The workforce of the future is unfolding amid an onslaught of digital change that is upending revenue flows, business models and, essentially, how we work. We are slap bang in the middle of a seismic shift for organizations and the people who work for them. Thriving in this era of promise and uncertainty means increasing […]

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Blockchain Goes Mobile

The automotive industry is undergoing radical change as vehicle connectivity, autonomous vehicles, electric vehicles and ridesharing remake the transportation landscape. Automakers are racing to innovate and define market leadership with designs driven by purpose, while transforming from original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to original service providers (OSPs). As the car transitions into a “computer on wheels” […]

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