Author: Sharmishtha Patwardhan

The tagline ‘Speeding kills’ might be acceptable on the road, but the ‘lack of speed’ when it comes to your internet connection can literally make you kill your Internet Service Provider (ISP). In today’s fast-paced business world, everyone is looking for speed – faster browsing, faster connections, and faster responses, faster downloads, and faster uploads….

Water is indispensable for our existence. We live at an implausible point in the history of water management— we live in a globally connected era witnessing a steady economic growth and yet we are facing new water-supply challenges, due to dramatic changes in climate and precipitation patterns. Apart from natural calamities, man-made factors like population…

Abstract: In this article, we explore different ways to control network congestion in real time communication networks and see why ‘Sender side bandwidth estimation’ policy is the best bait. Our Senior Developer in Videoconferencing solutions team, Ammar Nasikwala  ,recently implemented this solution in his project to proactively prevent network congestion from happening, thus ensuring a seamless user…

The healthcare industry is a complex system with numerous interconnected entities. With the aim for best-in-class experience in care delivery along with keeping the costs low, healthcare –industry organizations are transforming the mode of operations focusing on ‘patient-centricity’. Let’s understand the above statement better with help of an example: Since my friend Emma from Germany…

The success of an organization largely depends on effective collaboration between its employees, in order to improve their productivity, and in turn leading to greater customer satisfaction. Rolling back to couple of years, increasing team collaboration meant breaking down office walls and pushing employees to work together extensively. Thanks to technology, today, Enterprises are following…

Though technology has helped us build smart systems or products, it can’t prevent them from breaking down. However, as long as we know when, where and how things will break, we can minimize losses and guarantee quality customer service.  As a result, successful manufacturers today leverage the power of digital transformation to reduce costs, improve…

According to IDC, a global market intelligence firm, by Dec 2017, two-thirds of the CEOs of Global 2000 companies will have digital transformation at the center of their corporate strategy.  While everyone seems to be talking digital transformation, only 10% of the global top companies claim that they are fully digital. Digital transformation in a…

“Are you just one weak password away from a devastating security breach?” Data security is intrinsic to software development, though it is often understated till the time it is compromised. Since the advent of computers, we equate data security with passwords. However, with the increase in cyber threats, the emergence of new technologies and meager…

The Manufacturing industry contributes to a staggering $2.17 trillion of the US economy. The sector has seen its fair share of ups and downs due to offshoring and job cuts over the last two decades. However, technology driven innovation has started to transform the face of the manufacturing industry in terms of how products are...