INSIGHTS & RESOURCES
Explore the frontier of digital business enablement and outcomes. Here, you’ll find expert insights and perspectives from Altimetrians across the globe.
Agile, DevOps and DevSecOps
Agile and DevOps are two methodologies that are often used together in software development.
Sorbet vs RBS in Ruby
Usually when we define programming languages, quite often we can read about the fact that they are divided into statically typed or dynamically typed languages.
Data Driven Decision Making for Enterprises: The Importance of Data Analytics in Business Strategy
Data-driven decision making (DDDM) provides a significant competitive advantage for enterprises by allowing organizations to make informed decisions based on data rather than intuition or gut feeling.
Applying Agile To Your Daily Life
Chances are, at some point in your life you have heard about a “new” way of handling projects, which people call Agile. And you may have thought to yourself that it sounded like something you will never use or need. But chances also are that if you are like 90% of humans, you have a huge to-do list that is always getting updated, and you can’t seem to keep up with it.
Pentesting Mobile Application APIs
Mobile apps have become an integral part of our daily lives. From ordering food to booking a ride, there is an app for almost everything.
Altimetrik’s Differentiation & Unique Value Proposition for Digital Business Growth
Many companies are still grappling with the complexities of transitioning to a seamless digital business model.
Digital Twin – A Potential Game Changer for Drug Development
The concept of Digital Twins is being actively investigated by Pharma companies. This technology has great promise as one of the levers to modernize the pharmaceutical industry.
A Typical Agile Transformation Story
An organization decides to embark on its agile transformation journey because every other organization is doing so.
Altimetrik Top 5 CVEs of November 2022
In this month of our Top 5 CVEs, we will cover a few web-based CVEs that have a high impact and low complexity in execution. These vulnerabilities were selected based on their prevalence as well as the availability of public exploits.
Top vulnerabilities exploited by the PRC state-sponsored cyber actors and how to mitigate them
According to the assessment made by NSA, CISA and FBI, the People’s Republic of China has sponsored
cyber actors to exploit the commonly known vulnerabilities and exposures.
The Altimetrik Guide to Training Security Analysts for Success
The demand for cybersecurity roles is growing exponentially. Based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Cybersecurity jobs are predicted to grow by 35 percent from 2021 to 2031.
In The News
In an ever-complex regulatory environment – and a rapidly evolving digital landscape –adopting an effective digital transformation strategy is pivotal
ChatGPT: Top 3 industries that can benefit now
ChatGPT and associated AI technologies are getting plenty of buzz across all industries, but what practical applications do they offer? Here are three real-world examples
Why a big bang approach to digital transformation is the scenic route to failure
Time and again digital transformation initiatives fail. Research by McKinsey shows that 70 percent of complex, large-scale change programs don’t reach their stated goals. Some companies are now frightened to go down the route of digital transformation after their expensive ‘big bang approach’ didn’t work, despite a long and laborious process. But it doesn’t have to be that way.
Data Fabric, Data Mesh, And the Cloud: Data Management Architectures for the Future
While the emerging constellation of next-generation data architectures—fabric, mesh, and cloud—is extremely appealing, it’s still full of unknowns. These approaches present opportunities for greater data democratization, but also increased complexity.
The expanding ease and utility of text analytics and natural language processing
The strategic gains of text analytics are myriad and, quite possibly, greater today than they’ve ever been before. The influx of advanced machine learning approaches impacting natural language technologies makes textual analysis more accessible to the enterprise than it was even 5 years ago.
Cloud Adoption Plans Accelerate, Highlighting Need for Qualified IT
Organizations continue to move forward with cloud adoption plans, however more complex cloud integration efforts require multiple IT groups to align on strategy and implementation.
Essential KPIs for Measuring Employee Productivity
Remote work and changing attitudes towards what constitutes employee productivity require a re-think about KPIs—especially as Gen-Z starts to climb the career ladder.
'Official yet?': Has time come to end work-from-home?
‘Official yet?’: Has time come to end work-from-home?
How digital tech is helping to merge online & offline retail
How digital tech is helping to merge online & offline retail
Maximizing Efficiency and Reducing Costs through ATM Route Optimization
In the current fast-paced world, optimizing ATM routes has become a crucial strategy for banks and financial institutions to minimize cash-related expenses while maintaining continuous cash accessibility for customers. This whitepaper presents a comprehensive examination of the variables, factors, assumptions, scenarios, algorithms, and advantages of ATM route optimization, with a specific emphasis on utilizing predictive analytics to optimize ATM routes.
Azure Security Testing
Azure Security Assessment and Active Directory security testing is the practice of simulating a cyber-attack on a computer system, network, or web application to test its defenses and identify vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit. In the context of Microsoft Azure cloud computing services, penetration testing can be a valuable tool for ensuring the security of your cloud-based and hybrid assets. There are several key considerations to keep in mind when planning and conducting a penetration test of your Azure environment.
Culture is nothing but a collection of behaviors and involvement between people and organization. The sum of shared thoughts and beliefs within a group to enhance overall performance and well-being. Hacking is obtaining an intimate understanding of a system, for an explicit purpose.
Agility in Data Management
The importance of data in achieving successful
business outcomes cannot be emphasized enough
in this digital era.
Deep Sea Phishing
Cybercrime and phishing are now becoming commonplace. Organizations understand the dangers and many companies have taken steps to protect their assets and customers.
Improving efficiencies for global pharmaceutical
A global pharmaceutical giant, leaders in the care of diabetes, obesity and other chronic diseases had the vision to be a Top 5 player in clinical trials and drug development by 2025. As a first step, they needed to understand the best-in-class market standards today and where they stand in terms of operational processes, technology platforms/infrastructure and digital capabilities.
Driving Efficiency & Platform Modernization In Predictive Finance To Perform Better & Deliver Results
Achieving flawless data migration and app modernization for cloud
Data and applications made shareable across teams without investments in additional data centers at remote locations
Digital Business In Action
Using Digital to Analyze Organizational Culture and Improve Employee Performance Results.
Dominate with Data!
No business is too big or small to derive outcomes from digitalization. Through the “Digital Business” approach that combines technology, people, and platforms, any business can address various pain points, and achieve growth and efficiency across different aspects of the business.
Large Lifestyle and Fashion Retailer
A large lifestyle and fashion retailer was sitting on a gold mine of customer feedback. They had enormous amounts of data but struggled to convert it into meaningful insights.
Improved Productivity/Lower expenses
Altimetrik helped this global medical device manufacturer upgrade sales productivity and customer satisfaction by building mobile apps and integrating them with a unified back-end layer to provide real-time updates from their ERP and other systems.
Connecting Cars and Digital Voice Assistants
Connecting common digital voice assistants like Alexa, Google, and Siri to cars was a natural extension of their capability and a new challenge for this global auto manufacturer.
A Digital Platform for 100 Million People
A disruptive Fintech Silicon Valley startup had a goal: become an intrinsic part of its customers’ life journeys through every stage of their lives spanning life event planning, cash flow management, budgeting and retirement planning, investment management and insurance coverage decisions.
Simplified Banking and Payments for the Gig Economy
One of the world’s leading banks saw the power of the gig economy and recognized the opportunities it presented to increase competitive advantage, improve efficiency and Quality of Service and enhance their technology transformation.
Large Global Retailer Focuses Business On a Customer-first Approach
Transforming data ecosystems is helping this global retailer better understand its customers’ needs and preferences, more accurately forecast fashion trends, manage inventory, and improve the overall in-store experience.