Digital transformation

Grid Dynamics Launches Cutting Edge Mobile Digital Assistant for Banking

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 9:05pm

b'Grid Dynamics Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: GDYN) (\xe2\x80\x9cGrid Dynamics\xe2\x80\x9d), a global provider of digital transformation consulting and development services, has launched a powerful new digital banking assistant solution.

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  • b'Grid Dynamics Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: GDYN) (\xe2\x80\x9cGrid Dynamics\xe2\x80\x9d), a global provider of digital transformation consulting and development services, has launched a powerful new digital banking assistant solution.
  • However, many users still find mobile banking interfaces complex, cluttered, and frustrating to use, resulting in a high attrition rate.
  • Grid Dynamics provides digital transformation consulting and implementation services in omnichannel customer experience, big data analytics, search, artificial intelligence, cloud migration, and application modernization.
  • Founded in 2006, Grid Dynamics is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices across the US and Central and Eastern Europe.

Software AG delivers new innovation with webMethods to help businesses achieve digital transformation faster

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 10:00am

With this release, companies can simplify and accelerate their digital transformation initiatives while also speeding their adoption of cloud.\nSuraj Kumar, GM of API, Integration and Microservices at Software AG, commented: \xe2\x80\x9cCompanies today are facing unprecedented challenges with speed of digital transformation.

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  • With this release, companies can simplify and accelerate their digital transformation initiatives while also speeding their adoption of cloud.\nSuraj Kumar, GM of API, Integration and Microservices at Software AG, commented: \xe2\x80\x9cCompanies today are facing unprecedented challenges with speed of digital transformation.
  • Our customers are accelerating their multi-year roadmap of digital programs to months just to keep pace with this rapidly changing and disruptive market.
  • But APIs enable digital modernization and companies are increasingly adopting APIs and microservices as the building blocks for innovation.
  • Software AG empowers truly connected enterprises using integration & APIs, IoT & analytics and business & IT transformation.

In Another First, BioCatch Augments its Industry-leading Behavioral Biometrics Platform with Proactive Real-time Risk Notifications

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 4:44pm

BioCatch detects this anomalous behavior, which indicates that the online user is not likely to be the genuine bank customer.

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  • BioCatch detects this anomalous behavior, which indicates that the online user is not likely to be the genuine bank customer.
  • As a result, banks and other financial organizations are suffering steep financial losses \xe2\x80\x93 more than $4.2 billion in 2020, up 20% from 2019.
  • Leading financial institutions around the globe use BioCatch to more effectively fight fraud, drive digital transformation and accelerate business growth.
  • With over a decade of analyzing data, over 60 patents and unparalleled experience, BioCatch continues to innovate to solve tomorrow\xe2\x80\x99s problems.

Research Finds Poor Visibility and Silos Between Technology and Business Impacting Enterprises’ Ability to Deliver Business Outcomes

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 4:19pm

Survey respondents overwhelmingly agreed that visibility into planning processes and the alignment of software development and delivery processes to business objectives are critical to driving better business outcomes.

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  • Survey respondents overwhelmingly agreed that visibility into planning processes and the alignment of software development and delivery processes to business objectives are critical to driving better business outcomes.
  • However, more than half reported issues providing that visibility and alignment, calling in to question the long term success of today\xe2\x80\x99s digital transformation initiatives.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cWe\xe2\x80\x99ve found that in large enterprises that succeed at true digital transformation, business and technology teams work collaboratively to define value and drive outcomes.
  • Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner\xe2\x80\x99s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact.

Gutbrain Ventures Leads New Round of Investment for aPriori To Accelerate Digital Cloud Platform

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 4:32pm

Utilizing applications in the cloud not only significantly reduces risk during times of global uncertainty but also the risk from cyber attackers invading on-premise deployments.

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  • Utilizing applications in the cloud not only significantly reduces risk during times of global uncertainty but also the risk from cyber attackers invading on-premise deployments.
  • aPriori is truly on the forefront of the digital transformation revolution.\xe2\x80\x9d\n\xe2\x80\x9cThis investment is further market validation that digital manufacturing is now a mainstream need among manufacturers,\xe2\x80\x9d said Stephanie Feraday, President and CEO at aPriori.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cOur growing portfolio of cloud-based digital manufacturing technology is helping customers reduce risk in their product development initiatives from concept to production.
  • aPriori solutions are now available either in the cloud or on-premise.

European IT and Business Services Market Remains Robust, ISG Index™ Finds

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:00am

ISG, meanwhile, has raised its growth forecast for managed services to 5 percent, up from 3 percent at the start of the year.\nThe ISG Index\xe2\x84\xa2 is recognized as the authoritative source for marketplace intelligence on the global technology and business services industry.

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  • ISG, meanwhile, has raised its growth forecast for managed services to 5 percent, up from 3 percent at the start of the year.\nThe ISG Index\xe2\x84\xa2 is recognized as the authoritative source for marketplace intelligence on the global technology and business services industry.
  • In 2016, the ISG Index was expanded to include coverage of the fast-growing as-a-service market, measuring the significant impact cloud-based services are having on digital business transformation.
  • ISG also provides ongoing analysis of automation and other digital technologies in its quarterly ISG Index presentations.\nFor more information about the ISG Index, visit this webpage .\nISG (Information Services Group) (Nasdaq: III ) is a leading global technology research and advisory firm.
  • The firm specializes in digital transformation services, including automation, cloud and data analytics; sourcing advisory; managed governance and risk services; network carrier services; strategy and operations design; change management; market intelligence and technology research and analysis.

SYSPRO Rebrands as It Commits to Securing a Digital Future for Global Manufacturers and Distributors

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 12:03pm

View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413005254/en/\nOver the past year, manufacturers and distributors have had to contend with global vulnerabilities and disruptive forces.

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413005254/en/\nOver the past year, manufacturers and distributors have had to contend with global vulnerabilities and disruptive forces.
  • Many have now shown a sense of urgency in accelerating their digital transformation journeys for long-term resiliency.
  • The industry has realized that digital transformation is now indispensable in translating efficiency and productivity gains back into the business.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cAs industries continue to navigate through uncharted territory, we have an opportunity to reset and transform their businesses for future growth and digital innovation.

Aspen Technology Announces Keynote Panelists for OPTIMIZE™ 2021

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 1:30pm

b'Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN), a global leader in asset optimization software, today announced the keynote panel for the virtual OPTIMIZE\xe2\x84\xa2 2021 conference, May 18-20, 2021.\nThis press release features multimedia.

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  • b'Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN), a global leader in asset optimization software, today announced the keynote panel for the virtual OPTIMIZE\xe2\x84\xa2 2021 conference, May 18-20, 2021.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413005015/en/\nThe event, themed \xe2\x80\x9cThe Future Starts with Industrial AI,\xe2\x80\x9d brings together executives and operational leaders from capital-intensive industries who are accelerating their digitalization investments to meet the demands of \xe2\x80\x98always-volatile\xe2\x80\x99 markets.
  • The presentations will also be available on-demand to registered attendees.\nThe keynote panel, titled \xe2\x80\x9cThe Sustainability Imperative,\xe2\x80\x9d will include:\nZhanna Golodryga, Senior Vice President, Chief Digital and Administrative Officer, Philips 66\nDr.
  • We\xe2\x80\x99re particularly excited to showcase these plenary sessions and help our customers navigate their own digital transformation journeys.\xe2\x80\x9d\nOPTIMIZE 2021 is the premier virtual conference for executives and operations leaders in capital-intensive industries.

FPT Sets to Boost Digital Transformation Revenue by 50% in 2021

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 11:02am

b'Vietnam\'s leading tech firm FPT has set digital transformation revenue from overseas markets to hit $209 million in 2021, a whopping increase of 50% on year.

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  • b'Vietnam\'s leading tech firm FPT has set digital transformation revenue from overseas markets to hit $209 million in 2021, a whopping increase of 50% on year.
  • Earlier this year, the company has set up an arm dedicated to consulting services, FPT Digital .
  • FPT sets to become the world\'s Top 50 provider of digital transformation services by 2030.\nFPT Corporation is a global leading technology and IT services provider headquartered in Vietnam, with nearly US$1.3 billion in revenue and 30,000 employees.
  • As a pioneer in digital transformation, FPT delivers world-class services in Smart factory, Digital platforms, RPA, AI, IoT, Enterprise Mobility, Cloud, AR/VR, Business Applications, Application Services, BPO, and so on.

Sefas Innovation Partners With PossibleNOW to Expand Customer Experience Capabilities

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 2:30pm

PossibleNOW pioneered the concept of enterprise consent and preference management and has helped global brands effectively engage with their customers.\nThis strategic partnership helps Sefas further expand CX capabilities and better position our customer communication management and enterprise communication processing solutions to support customer experience initiatives.\nBruno Henry, President and CEO of Sefas North America, stated, "We have seen an acceleration in digital transformation due to the pandemic.

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  • PossibleNOW pioneered the concept of enterprise consent and preference management and has helped global brands effectively engage with their customers.\nThis strategic partnership helps Sefas further expand CX capabilities and better position our customer communication management and enterprise communication processing solutions to support customer experience initiatives.\nBruno Henry, President and CEO of Sefas North America, stated, "We have seen an acceleration in digital transformation due to the pandemic.
  • Our partnership with PossibleNOW will enable us to help our customers meet the challenges of digital adoption.
  • Frey said, "The partnership with Sefas is part of PossibleNOW\'s strategic business plan to reach an untapped market space.
  • Sefas, with its roots in customer communications and enterprise communication processing solutions, brings a new perspective and customer base to the table.