Bringing Job Costing to the Field

April 16, 2020

In construction, we are often designing and constructing made-to-order assets, so there is immediately less certainty. We may be dealing with multiple projects for different people, with different schedules, and run by different project managers. Each will be in a different location, with different site footprints, different ground conditions, different access routes, etc. And, partly influenced by their locations, we are often dealing with different suppliers we might select local designers,
subcontractors, plant, materials, and product suppliers based on their proximity to the site.

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How MongoDB Provides Strategic Advantage in Financial Services

whitePaper | August 9, 2020

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, the pace of change in the financial services industry was exhausting. The challenges just kept coming: from the 2008 financial crisis to a raft of fintech newcomers and established brands pivoting into the industry, a panoply of regulations and the looming threat of a recession — to name a few.

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Microsoft Vulnerabilities Report 2022

whitePaper | August 22, 2022

Now in its ninth year, the Microsoft Vulnerabilities Report provides a unique analysis of the vulnerability landscape in Microsoft’s ecosystem. Historically, the report has delivered a holistic annual view of the vulnerabilities within Microsoft’s platforms and products, and has established an undeniable business case for the importance of removing admin rights to reduce risk.

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Embracing Ethical AI

whitePaper | September 2, 2022

The past several years brought about an abundance of change in how we as individuals, organizations, and a society approach daily life. Our views on ethics are evolving and our sense of acting with purpose is increasing – and as part of that, diversity, equity, and inclusion have become top corporate and personal objectives. Consumers are asking the brands they engage with for more transparency and are tasking them to act in ways that are fair and respectful to all stakeholders: suppliers, employees, prospects, and anyone else who interacts with the brand.

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Multilayered cybersecurity: part ofmodern cyber protection

whitePaper | August 10, 2020

Data is the most important asset businesses have. As the world has become increasingly digital, data has grown in volume and value. In fact, this most valuable resource of modern society doubles in volume every year and that growth rate is likely to accelerate even further. Of course, this creates a challenge: how to store data securely and how to be sure that every operation with data is secured? Today loss of data means loss of everything: business, identity, future, and even life in some cases.

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THE INTELLIGENT ENTERPRISE FOR CARGO COMPANIES

whitePaper | November 15, 2019

The demands of running global supply chains can be unrelenting – perfection of operations, innovation in support of lastmile delivery, and assurances of sustainability in the pursuit of delivering the “perfect order” as promised. Now, transportation companies face the additional challenge of sharpening their core competencies while increasing the pace of innovation, adapting emerging technologies, and sharing data with their customers to improve transparency and efficiency. Long characterized by capital-intensive assets, forward-looking cargo companies are turning their attention to the data that comes from their own assets and infrastructure as well as from their customers. It is a complex transition, one that requires knowledge-based labor, automation, and predictive planning to turn transportation companies into digital platforms.

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Understanding the Dynamics of artificial intelligence in Intellectual Property.

whitePaper | November 30, 2019

The report on “Understanding the Dynamics of Artificial Intelligence in Intellectual Property” prepared by the Tata Consultancy Services in close association with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) captures global developments, practices of various intellectual property offices of the world, technology landscape and research outlook. This publication on IPR would provide useful information to educational & research institutions and industries doing research in this area and fill up gaps for moving forward. CII firmly believes that IPR should be at the centre stage in competing in the world of artificial intelligence in a meaningful manner. The report highlights an important recommendation that, “With evolution of new technology, it is essential to have change in the IP creation and protection ecosystem by mechanisms to develop new doctrines for new technologies, modifying the existing system to accommodate this new change and reshaping of new policies for enforcement of IPRs”.

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