Content streaming is at an all-time high amidst the lockdown. By 2024, Over-the-top (OTT) media revenue is predicted to touch $158.84B that’s more than double the $67.8B revenue that was generated in 2018. The number of OTT service users in the United States is expected to reach 198 million by 2021. Netflix, Google LLC, LINE… Continue reading 6 Tech Trends that will reshape Media & Entertainment in 2021
The media and entertainment sector saw quite a few changes with respect to content development, aggregation, and delivery as major players in the business adopted new strategies and agile approaches to leverage the changing consumer demands. Everything evolved in the M&E industry; mainstream movies battled with the growing popularity of digital OTT content while music… Continue reading 3 ways to beat the competition and stay ahead in the Media and Entertainment industry
DevOps is the preferred methodology for software development and release, with collaborating teams oriented towards faster delivery cycles augmented by early feedback. QA is a critical binding thread of DevOps practice, with early inclusion at the story definition stage. Adoption of a distributed model of QA had earlier been bumpy, however, the pandemic has evened… Continue reading Outsourcing QA in the world of DevOps – Best Practices for Dispersed (Distributed) QA teams
If you’ve ever wondered what can possibly go wrong’ after creating a foolproof app, think again. Democrats’ Iowa Caucus voting app is a case in point. The Iowa caucus post-mortem pointed towards a flawed software development process and insufficient testing. The enterprise software market is predicted to touch US$230,134.0m in 2021, and the revenue is… Continue reading Poor application performance can be fatal for your enterprise, avoid app degradation with application performance testing
The pandemic has had a lasting impact on many things including the way we work. We have all transitioned into the digital world for virtually everything. The massive shift has posed infrastructure challenges to organizations urging them to re-examine traditional methods of working and enable a ‘work from anywhere’ culture. It has also become important… Continue reading Understanding the Concept of Anywhere Operations and Its Scope
In the digital world of today, it’s impossible to run any business without a mobile application. But developing multiple apps for different platforms is challenging and expensive. 2020 saw a surge in mobile adoption as consumers went mobile to learn, work, and shop to cope up with the pandemic. The spending on mobile apps touched… Continue reading Hybrid Apps or Cross-Platform? The right strategy for Retail Mobile Apps in 2021
Augmented Reality (AR) has emerged as a new communication medium that provides a wide range of processing devices’ motion tracking capabilities. In this article, we will discuss Apple’s iOS ARKit platform’s unique features that enable an immersive experience for users. Features of iOS ARKit AR isn’t only the joining of computer data with human detects.… Continue reading Apple’s ARKit: Unique features delivering an immersive experience
The bandwidth Testing process simulates a low internet bandwidth connection and checks how your application behaves under desired network speed. Considering a scenario where a specific application’s home page always loads in milliseconds in office premises this may not be the case when an end-user with low network speed accesses the application. To enhance user… Continue reading Bandwidth testing for superior user experience – here’s how?
2020 has taught us a lot, and among the lessons learned the biggest was the one on social cohesion. It taught us how important it was to restore the in-person sentiment albeit digitally to keep the customer experience delightfully engaging even in these trying times. Brands like Whole Foods for instance, recently went digital to empower customers… Continue reading Rich-Immersive Experiences Driven by AR/VR
Why implement zero trust security? With today’s workforce becoming progressively agile, gaining access to scattered apps from a multitude of remote devices from anywhere globally, there has been an acute need to protect the data, apps, users, and devices. As remote working has become mainstream, there is more load on the Cloud, and consequently, there… Continue reading A Deep Dive into Zero Trust Security
The year 2020 has been a year of learning for all industries. The unprecedented scale and reach of the pandemic encompassing the world impacted every region and industry. Retail in the United States is no different. Sales dropped from $5.47 trillion in 2019 to $4.89 trillion in 2020 due to the virus and restrictions to… Continue reading Why retail should dovetail cloud for success?
From the very beginning, businesses have always aimed to deliver the finest customer experience. Conversations between brands and consumers got more personal with time and modern technologies provided them the much-needed platform to connect and communicate. So much so that brands now know you like the back of their hand. Retailers worldwide have been leveraging… Continue reading 5 Ways AI and Chatbots Will Transform Retail in 2021
Just a few months ago, Japanese car manufacturer Honda confirmed that it suffered a cyberattack drawing attention to gaping vulnerabilities that had come to the fore as a result of the increase in the size of the remote workforce in the wake of the pandemic. Then came the Russian cyberattack against the United States that… Continue reading Improve Your Cybersecurity Posture and Resilience with VAPT
2020 pivoted the world to everything digital. Everything-from-home became the new norm, and we reimagined new ways to function this year. It was no different for shopping – eCommerce came to everybody’s rescue. Although online shopping is not new, it took center stage. Consumer-facing technology saved the day, and digital payments, telehealth, cloud-native apps, etc.,… Continue reading Technology Trends That Will Reshape Retail in 2021
The healthcare industry has been steadily expanding, owing to a rising aging population and the growing trend of wellness centers. With a pandemic in the mix, however, the industry has been left burdened and unprepared. The silver lining here is that people have embraced telehealth services. With the onset of Covid 19, the number of… Continue reading Cloud: a lifeline for the healthcare Industry