Cognizant CCP PLM team named a Leader in Worldwide Manufacturing Product Lifecycle Management Consulting

Managing product lifecycles and innovation is like juggling a couple of dozen balls – on stage, with a critical audience. It might entail launching products in multiple countries, maintaining support from development to retirement, integrating processes across any number of platforms and providers, and applying analytics to keep decisions sharp every second of the way. […]

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Rebooting retail: why the experience mindset is the new retail therapy

Digital transformation has hit traditional retailers hard. Walk through the high street of virtually any town, and you’ll see shuttered premises that are testament to an industry shaken to its core by eCommerce. In Switzerland, retail sales are essentially flatlining. Online sellers, meanwhile, are doing a brisk trade. Performance far outstrips that of bricks-and-mortar stores. […]

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The culture cure for digital

Investing millions in a company’s digital journey is money wasted if the workforce isn’t onboard. As management guru Peter Drucker once said, culture (still) eats strategy for breakfast.   Unfortunately, culture is stubbornly resistant to change, even when it is at odds with the variety of work styles emerging in the digital economy. A 2017 […]

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Getting the right work done: Cognizant at WORLDWEBFORUM

If work is the foundation of modern society, what happens when that foundation changes beyond measure? Digital technology has turned the world of work upside down. In fact, the only prediction we can make with confidence is that more disruption lies ahead. With so much in flux, how can we be sure we’re not just […]

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New year, new authenticity?

It’s the season for New Year’s Resolutions. Apart from the usual join-a-gym, run-a-marathon, learn-a-language intentions, many people see January as the time for a fresh start at work. Here’s a deceptively simple idea for workplace resolutions: this year, we should be ourselves.

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Four benefits of cloud computing in retail

In a market increasingly dominated by a few big players, and with consumers now expecting multichannel retail experiences wherever they shop, retailers are revisiting their strategy for the digital economy. Cloud infrastructures are a great enabler. Here’s how to start:

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Industrial IoT: from smart sensors to even smarter RPA

Internet-connected sensors – which transform physical objects and machines into fast, smart collectors and communicators of data – are the nuts and bolts of the new IoT industrial age. They enable organizations to capture information more quickly, raise efficiency and improve response times. This is improvement at a basic operational level – and IoT projects of […]

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