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  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    A Robust Biometric-Based Three-Factor Remote User Authentication Scheme

    The rapid development of Internet of Things (IoT) technology, which is an inter connection of networks through an insecure public channel i.e. Internet demands for authenticating the remote user trying to access the secure network resources. In 2013, Ankita et al. proposed an improved three factor remote user authentication scheme....

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  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    What I see, in the Cloud, for enterprises

    Sometime, last year, the National Science Center (NSC), U.S. moved its flagship program - Learning Logic to the Cloud to enhance its IT staff and infrastructure efficiencies. While the program was hugely successful in optimizing efficiencies, Learning Logic was made accessible to a much broader audience having turned web-based from...

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  • White Papers // May 2012

    Object Pooling With .Net

    Object Pooling is a concept that implies that the authors can store a pool of objects in memory to be reused later and, hence, reduce the load of object creation to a great extent. An Object Pool, also known as a Resource Pool, is a list/set of ready to be...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Finacle Advizor

    Banking is growing increasingly automated with the advent of self-service channels like the ATM, Internet and mobile. While the increasing popularity and cost benefits of self-service channels is undeniable, the personalized touch that a branch promises still makes it the channel of choice among consumers. In fact, this critical component...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Practicing Agile Software Development on the Windows Azure Platform

    For several of one in the software industry, agile software development methodology is not new. If the authors observe industry, different methodologies have evolved over years to help IT cope-up with rapidly evolving business requirements changes. Today' business is becoming more dynamic and demanding the ever before, and to address...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Software Validation of Applications Deployed on Windows Azure

    As a very popular Infosys adage goes, "In god the people trust", rest all the people test, it reflects the importance of testing in the software development life cycle. According to Wikipedia, software testing can be stated as the process of validating and verifying whether a software program/application/product-one, it meets...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Transform Your Core: Risk-Managed Approach for Turbulent Times

    Bankers are navigating stormy seas in a waterlogged ship. Even as banks are engulfed by the credit crisis and market meltdown, bankers must continue to satisfy demanding customers with an array of innovative products in a highly competitive market facing rising costs and shrinking margins. To sail through the raging...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Transformation: Enabling Customer Retention During Tough Times

    Today, when bank after bank has fallen in the face of subprime-inflicted mayhem, customers may not have a high opinion of the institution in which they are parking their money. Net value of banks continue to fall, markets are plummeting and investors fleeing over solvency and liquidity fears. The credit...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Finacle Consumer e-Banking Solution

    With banking customers growing increasingly comfortable with the digital lifestyle, their expectations from financial service providers have undergone a significant transformation. They fully understand the power of technology and seek to leverage it to enjoy better control over their banking operations. Foremost on their list of demands is an easier...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Finacle Core Banking Solution

    The dramatically changed world of finance and business today, is building up pressure for banks to explore new possibilities by abandoning the familiar and embracing the unconventional. Competition, too, is compelling banks to be agile and innovate everyday. In this milieu, what really enables banks to build a lasting competitive...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Finacle Mobile Banking Solution

    With mobile devices becoming integral to people's lives, banks are seeking to leverage the ubiquity of mobile phones to create a cost-effective distribution channel, rapidly innovate, extend reach across segments and improve convenience and security of use. However, due to consumer concerns regarding security, the adoption of this channel for...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Finacle Operational Data Store

    Banks grapple with colossal amounts of data, often dispersed across disparate systems in the organization's environment. The arising challenges include: collation and consolidation of information with minimal manual intervention, transformation of data into meaningful enterprise-wide reports and undertaking data analysis for business effectiveness measurement, unified presentment of data and leveraging...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2012

    Enhancing Customer Service

    The National Commercial Bank (NCB) was the first bank to be formed in Saudi Arabia and is currently the largest bank their challenge is that the task in hand was to automate the manual processes at the bank, reduce time and costs, and offer an exclusive online channel for corporate...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Lessons From the Long Tail: Delivering on the Semiconductor Digital Engagement Mandate

    Today, massive shifts in demand for consumer electronics and other silicon-enabled products and technologies mandate that global semiconductor firms embrace an aggressive transition from high-touch marketing, sales and support models into a global digital enterprise approach. Success in the semiconductor marketplace will belong to those who are prepared for comprehensive...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Lifting the Fog on Cloud

    There is a massive cloud built-up on the horizon and the forecast promise a rain of benefits for the enterprise. Cloud is no more a buzzword. The enabling power of the cloud is helping enterprise transform the way do business. Winning in today's market needs agility, flexibility, efficiency, innovation, and...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    How Utility Is Assured Success of Its AMI Implementation Program?

    Domain-specific testing is becoming more and more relevant in today's world where the software time to market is a key factor in its success. Before a software product is launched, the next version is already available in the market. With a time-constrained application development cycle, it becomes imperative that System...

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  • White Papers // May 2011

    Connecting the Dots: Cloud and SOA

    Information technology is slowly and steadily moving from a traditional-support model to a more contemporary and business-oriented services models. The demand is to have anything and everything as a service that can be used on a per-usage basis. Increasing requirements for agility, optimized usage, and availability, combined with the ever-green...

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  • White Papers // May 2011

    Approach and Benefits of Embarking Rich Media Content Management Systems on Cloud

    News and media companies require dynamic and collaborative systems to deliver up-to-date rich media contents, using innovative means to keep a tap on competition and cost. However, due to limited hardware, their systems face challenges in performing optimally for rapidly modulating workloads and data volumes. These can be effectively tackled...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Nimbus: A Task Aware/context Aware Mobile Computing Platform

    In a true pervasive world barriers among devices no longer exist. Users can access and manipulate data from anywhere at anytime using a dynamic range of computing devices as they move across different environments. Today's "Computer-centric" paradigm however puts increasing demand on user attention impacting overall efficiency. Today, typically a...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Location Based Services for the Pervasive World

    Faster processors and cheaper storage has had a catalytic effect on the amount of information being generated on a daily basis. However, most of this information becomes redundant because it is not available to a potential user, at the right time. Another major development of the authors' times has been...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    A Pervasive Synchronization Middleware for Mobile Devices

    The evolution of wireless communication, and the protocols built around them, has empowered a significant proportion of computer users to go cable-less. However there seems to be ample opportunity to improve upon its promises of flexibility and seamlessness. Moreover as computing devices become abundant, they intrude into several facets of...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Analysis on Identity Management Systems With Extended State-of-the-Art IDM Taxonomy Factors

    Every person has his/her own identity. It's important to manage a digital identity in a computer network, with high priority. In spite of different applications the authors use in organization, resources need to be managed and allotted to the appropriate user with proper access rights. Identity management or IdM refers...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Personalized Data Set for Analysis

    Data Management portfolio within an organization has seen an upsurge in initiatives for compliance, security, repurposing and storage within and outside the organization. When such initiatives are being put to practice care must be taken while granting access to data repositories for analysis and mining activities. Also, initiatives such as...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Zero Data Remnance Proof in Cloud Storage

    In a cloud environment where Storage is offered as a service, a client stores his data with a provider and pays as per the usage. Once the contract ends, the client, as the data owner, may like to see, due to privacy reasons and otherwise that the data is properly...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Phase I of the Core Transformation Journey: Starting Out

    The expected benefits of core systems modernization - agility, integration, efficiency and reduced maintenance costs - should make it an easy sell. But in reality, executive leadership is often caught up in an intractable analysis of risk versus reward. How can operational teams present a convincing case for core systems...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Virtualized Db Clustering and Server Consolidation: It's Implementation With a Live Case Study

    Virtualization is a technology that transforms today's powerful computer hardware, which was designed to run a single operating system and a single application, to run multiple virtual machine having independent operating system. Many times, the authors observes that the server resources been underutilized. Virtualization allows one to efficiently utilize the...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Microsoft .NET 4 and Visual Studio 2010 for Enterprise

    Microsoft endeavors to address the evolving challenges in Enterprise Application Development through the release of .NET framework 4 and Visual Studio 2010 (VS2O1O). Microsoft .NET4 comes with host of new features that makes enterprise application development more productive and manageable. The new efficient Common Language Runtime (CLR), multi core programming,...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Mobile Payments: A New Frontier for Payment Money Service Providers

    Potential is a word that is often used to describe the mobile payments market. Most believe that consumers will want it, and most believe that it will be an incredibly lucrative service offering - a fact true for both Mobile Service Providers (MSPs) and Payment Service Providers (PSPs). To remain...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Infosys' Oracle Siebel CRM Solution Helps ADCB Increase ROI, Customer Satisfaction

    To realize its goal of engaging with its customers in a more efficient and effective manner, ADCB required a robust, agile and scalable Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution. The banking major's existing system, lacking a cohesive and integrated customer-focused framework, was unable to provide the rich and unified experience critical...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    IFRS: Transition Strategy for e-Business Suite

    Acceptance of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is gaining momentum across the globe. IFRS transition program for any organization will have multi-dimensional effect because of differences which exist between IFRS and Local GAAPs. The objective of this paper is to highlight the nature of such differences with examples. Also, to...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Integrating Acquisitions - Enterprise Maturity Model

    Globalization has led to a sudden spurt in Mergers and Acquisitions over a past few years. Having a long term IT strategy in place beforehand helps alleviate lot of pain points associated with systems integration during Mergers. This paper illustrates how organizations can leverage and achieve the merger synergies for...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Enhancing Test Effectiveness Through Test Data Management

    Managing test data in non-production environments is essential since it helps ensure proper validation of business functionality. Ongoing management of test data or rather the lack of it, often causes conflicts among test teams. Some of the typical challenges encountered include lack of specific data requirement for validating particular functionality,...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    An Integrated Approach to Improve Order Fallout Management in Telecom Organizations

    Communications Service Providers (CSPs) must fulfill orders on time and provide efficient and cost-effective customer service. In addition, they need robust order handling systems to ensure competitiveness. Infosys' experts propose an integrated approach to help CSPs address the challenges of order fallout management. A structured methodology to resolve fallout issues...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Data Warehouse Testing

    A powerful, reliable and stable data warehouse is the key to an efficient IT system. Exhaustive testing of the data warehousing system is vital during the implementation as well as for ongoing regular monitoring. Organizations are realizing the importance of thorough testing for a number of reasons like compliance, migration...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Performance Enhancement in Software Applications and Web Applications

    Most of the application software's and web applications deals with Data storage and Retrieval of huge amount of data. This paper outlines the need of storing data in way that lead to efficient retrieval of data. As a result SoftwareWeb application performance can be improved. If data is stored in...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Supply Chain Traceability With RFID and SAP

    Real Time Visibility into assets and products across the supply chain, a critical business need, is fast becoming a reality. This paper makes the case for a central, Real Time Event Repository based on the SAP Object Event Repository (OER) architecture for RFID-enabled supply chain operations in the Retail and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Virtualisation: Cornerstone Of Infrastructure Optimisation

    Adopting virtualization is both easy and tough. Easy, in the sense that the initial virtualization exercise can be carried out with the existing hardware (and, of course, with a little bit of change). Tough, in the sense that it is time consuming, involves heavy capital investment upfront, and also needs...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    On the Issues of Building Information Warehouses

    While performing knowledge-intensive tasks of professional nature, the knowledge workers need to access and process large volume of information. Apart from the quantity, they also require that the information received is of high quality in terms of authenticity and details. This, in turn, requires that the information delivered should also...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Architecture Modeling: Using Microsoft Visual Studio 2010

    Over the years Visual Studio (VS) is primarily used as an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) by developers and test engineers for writing, validating and testing NET programs. Slated to release in the first half of 2010, Visual Studio 2010 promises support for complete application life cycle management starting from Requirements,...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Infosys Streamline Back Office Operations for a Leading European Telecom Service Provider Enabling It to Lower Total Cost of Ownership

    The telecom industry is witnessing intense competition due to consolidation of operations, rapid advances in technology, quickly changing consumer preferences and flatter pricing structures. The client decided to put in place, a program to outsource a broad array of back-office functions with the objective of reducing its total cost of...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Microsoft .NET 4 and Visual Studio 2010 for Enterprise

    Microsoft endeavors to address the evolving challenges in Enterprise Application Development through the release of .NET framework 4 and Visual Studio 2010 (VS2O1O). Microsoft .NET4 comes with host of new features that makes enterprise application development more productive and manageable. The new efficient Common Language Runtime (CLR), multi core programming,...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Mobile Payments: A New Frontier for Payment Money Service Providers

    Potential is a word that is often used to describe the mobile payments market. Most believe that consumers will want it, and most believe that it will be an incredibly lucrative service offering - a fact true for both Mobile Service Providers (MSPs) and Payment Service Providers (PSPs). To remain...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Enhancing Test Effectiveness Through Test Data Management

    Managing test data in non-production environments is essential since it helps ensure proper validation of business functionality. Ongoing management of test data or rather the lack of it, often causes conflicts among test teams. Some of the typical challenges encountered include lack of specific data requirement for validating particular functionality,...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Cloud Computing: Pinnacle of IT Infrastructure Democratization

    Cloud Computing, in brief referring to the emergent concept of flexible access to resources on a tap, with pay-as-you-go model, over the all-pervasive network, stirs an uncanny familiarity to the popular slogan of a leading airline out of India, Simplify, whose model of low cost aviation is a classic case...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Visual Basic to .NET Migration

    The move from Visual Basic to Visual Basic.Net (VB.NET) is primarily driven by the fact that Mainstream support 4or VB6 has ended. Companies which want to stay ahead can utilize the benefits of latest .Net technology to give new life to their mission critical applications. Hence in this paper they...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    How Large Enterprises Should Plan for Window 7

    Careful planning and preparation is required for large organizations before going ahead with enterprise wide operating system rollouts. With the release of Windows 7 coming closer, many enterprises are closely monitoring the happenings around the OS upgrade plans. This white paper discusses the high level procedure and the critical stages...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Infosys' Oracle Siebel CRM Solution Helps ADCB Increase ROI, Customer Satisfaction

    To realize its goal of engaging with its customers in a more efficient and effective manner, ADCB required a robust, agile and scalable Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution. The banking major's existing system, lacking a cohesive and integrated customer-focused framework, was unable to provide the rich and unified experience critical...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Zero Data Remnance Proof in Cloud Storage

    In a cloud environment where Storage is offered as a service, a client stores his data with a provider and pays as per the usage. Once the contract ends, the client, as the data owner, may like to see, due to privacy reasons and otherwise that the data is properly...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Adopting Cloud Computing: Enterprise Private Clouds

    Cloud computing delivers IT capabilities as services-on-demand. This scalable and elastic model provides advantages like faster time-to-market, no capex and pay-per-use business model. While there are several such benefits, there are challenges in adopting public clouds because of dependency on infrastructure that is not completely controlled internally and rather shared...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Virtualisation: Cornerstone Of Infrastructure Optimisation

    Adopting virtualization is both easy and tough. Easy, in the sense that the initial virtualization exercise can be carried out with the existing hardware (and, of course, with a little bit of change). Tough, in the sense that it is time consuming, involves heavy capital investment upfront, and also needs...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Lean IT Management: Reduce Total Cost Of Ownership, Guarantee Quality-Of-Service And Achieve Business Agility

    Organizations have made huge investments in IT infrastructure and are continuously spending on maintenance, upgrades and related administration & management. Lean IT Transformation is an approach for creating new cost-effective, agile and flexible IT service models by switching from company-owned IT hardware, software & services to per-use based models. It...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    IFRS: Transition Strategy for e-Business Suite

    Acceptance of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is gaining momentum across the globe. IFRS transition program for any organization will have multi-dimensional effect because of differences which exist between IFRS and Local GAAPs. The objective of this paper is to highlight the nature of such differences with examples. Also, to...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // May 2010

    Integrating Acquisitions - Enterprise Maturity Model

    Globalization has led to a sudden spurt in Mergers and Acquisitions over a past few years. Having a long term IT strategy in place beforehand helps alleviate lot of pain points associated with systems integration during Mergers. This paper illustrates how organizations can leverage and achieve the merger synergies for...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Earned Value Management for Enterprise Resource Planning Implementations

    RRP implementations are a special breed of projects. They are often characterized by aggressive timeliness, high budgets and involvement of diverse teams. This emphasizes the need to have a reliable tool to measure the performance of ERP implementations throughout the execution phases. Earned Value Analysis, with its basis in cost,...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Transformation of Enterprise Product Management for Rapid Launch of Next Generation Products

    The Telecom industry continues to evolve through disruptive products, uncertain markets, shorter product Lifecycles and Convergence of Technologies (ICT). Today's market has moved from network centric to consumer centric and focuses primarily on the customer experience. It has resulted in several product management challenges such as an increased complexity and...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Applying Classical SCM Techniques to Tap Savings

    Over the last 20 years, companies have leveraged advanced management science and process improvement techniques to radically transform their physical supply chains. Side by side, there has been the revolution in information technology and the internet, resulting in even larger leaps in their information supply chain. However, little attention has...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Supply Chain Traceability With RFID and SAP

    Real Time Visibility into assets and products across the supply chain, a critical business need, is fast becoming a reality. This paper makes the case for a central, Real Time Event Repository based on the SAP Object Event Repository (OER) architecture for RFID-enabled supply chain operations in the Retail and...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    On the Issues of Building Information Warehouses

    While performing knowledge-intensive tasks of professional nature, the knowledge workers need to access and process large volume of information. Apart from the quantity, they also require that the information received is of high quality in terms of authenticity and details. This, in turn, requires that the information delivered should also...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Analysis on Identity Management Systems With Extended State-of-the-Art IDM Taxonomy Factors

    Every person has his/her own identity. It's important to manage a digital identity in a computer network, with high priority. In spite of different applications the authors use in organization, resources need to be managed and allotted to the appropriate user with proper access rights. Identity management or IdM refers...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Personalized Data Set for Analysis

    Data Management portfolio within an organization has seen an upsurge in initiatives for compliance, security, repurposing and storage within and outside the organization. When such initiatives are being put to practice care must be taken while granting access to data repositories for analysis and mining activities. Also, initiatives such as...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Serializing the Parallelism in Parallel Communicating Pushdown Automata Systems

    The authors consider Parallel Communicating Pushdown Automata systems (PCPA) and define a property called known communication for it. They use this property to prove that the power of a variant of PCPA, called Returning Centralized Parallel Communicating Pushdown Automata (RCPCPA), is equivalent to that of multi-head pushdown automata. The above...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Nimbus: A Task Aware/context Aware Mobile Computing Platform

    In a true pervasive world barriers among devices no longer exist. Users can access and manipulate data from anywhere at anytime using a dynamic range of computing devices as they move across different environments. Today's "Computer-centric" paradigm however puts increasing demand on user attention impacting overall efficiency. Today, typically a...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Location Based Services for the Pervasive World

    Faster processors and cheaper storage has had a catalytic effect on the amount of information being generated on a daily basis. However, most of this information becomes redundant because it is not available to a potential user, at the right time. Another major development of the authors' times has been...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    A Pervasive Synchronization Middleware for Mobile Devices

    The evolution of wireless communication, and the protocols built around them, has empowered a significant proportion of computer users to go cable-less. However there seems to be ample opportunity to improve upon its promises of flexibility and seamlessness. Moreover as computing devices become abundant, they intrude into several facets of...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Virtualized Db Clustering and Server Consolidation: It's Implementation With a Live Case Study

    Virtualization is a technology that transforms today's powerful computer hardware, which was designed to run a single operating system and a single application, to run multiple virtual machine having independent operating system. Many times, the authors observes that the server resources been underutilized. Virtualization allows one to efficiently utilize the...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Lessons From the Long Tail: Delivering on the Semiconductor Digital Engagement Mandate

    Today, massive shifts in demand for consumer electronics and other silicon-enabled products and technologies mandate that global semiconductor firms embrace an aggressive transition from high-touch marketing, sales and support models into a global digital enterprise approach. Success in the semiconductor marketplace will belong to those who are prepared for comprehensive...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Performance Enhancement in Software Applications and Web Applications

    Most of the application software's and web applications deals with Data storage and Retrieval of huge amount of data. This paper outlines the need of storing data in way that lead to efficient retrieval of data. As a result SoftwareWeb application performance can be improved. If data is stored in...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Transform Your Core: Risk-Managed Approach for Turbulent Times

    Bankers are navigating stormy seas in a waterlogged ship. Even as banks are engulfed by the credit crisis and market meltdown, bankers must continue to satisfy demanding customers with an array of innovative products in a highly competitive market facing rising costs and shrinking margins. To sail through the raging...

    Provided By Infosys Technologies

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Phase I of the Core Transformation Journey: Starting Out

    The expected benefits of core systems modernization - agility, integration, efficiency and reduced maintenance costs - should make it an easy sell. But in reality, executive leadership is often caught up in an intractable analysis of risk versus reward. How can operational teams present a convincing case for core systems...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Inside Outside: Making Enterprise Architecture work

    Once an organization has adopted Enterprise Architecture (EA), making the most of it can be a challenge. This paper discusses how an enterprise can optimally tap the potential of EA and use dimensions of policies and principles, processes, measurement and tool enablement to ensure governance, while also taking the business...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2006

    Europe Auto: Need for OEM-Dealer Integration Accelerated by Changes in Block Exemption Regulation

    Changes to the Block Exemption Regulation (BER) are meant to increase the competitiveness of the European automobile industry. The key elements include allowing either selective or exclusive distribution arrangements, disengaging dealerships and service, providing greater role for intermediaries and broader definition of original spare parts. In order to take advantage...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    iLLumina - A DL Knowledge Base for Software Engineering

    Software Engineering involves the representation and translation (concretization) of knowledge from mental models to executable language elements. This paper reports specific problems of semantic scatter and references within software engineering. The former occurs when a concept in the problem domain is represented in multiple artifacts and the latter occurs when...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The FX Marketplace: Trends, Opportunities and Challenges

    The foreign exchange marketplace is in a state of flux. The rules of the game are being re-written by the advent of new players and different ways of transacting FX thanks to technology advances. What are the trends in the FX marketplace and what opportunities and challenges do they present...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Basel II Compliance in Finacle Treasury

    One of the principal objectives of supervision is to alienate depositors from the financial risks of the bank. In today's volatile markets, it is imperative to ensure that capital set aside for capital adequacy measures is readily available for depositors in adverse market conditions. Basel II has largely left unchanged...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Treasury Organisation: Picking the Right Model

    Organisations exhibit patterns in their choice of treasury organisation models. Two important dimensions for which these choices differ are the range of activities covered by the treasury and the extent of centralisation of management control. Key factors that impact the choice of model adopted are the primary motive for the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The Changing Face of Treasury Technology

    A slew of market factors are forcing banks and other financial institutions to reexamine their Treasury business and technology strategies to better meet and exceed the requirements of internal and external customers. One believes that there are five critical trends in the marketplace which are forcing this change and banks...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Multi-Country Transformation Leveraging Technology

    In summary, banks cannot wish away the need to have a significant presence if not substantial penetration in different geographies. It is also imperative that they align their business vision with technological prowess. A clearly defined technology strategy driving their transformation program can help propel innovation, flexibility and growth, which...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Financial Planning Services - A Boon for Banks

    While it's undeniable that offering financial planning services to customers can prove a worthy investment for banks, it must essentially follow a careful consideration of the bank's readiness to take on the rigors of the task. Any bank that hopes to profit from this strategic move must first ask itself...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Wealth Management and the Retail Strategy - An APAC Perspective

    A recent book "The Middle-Class Millionaire" by authors Russ Alan Prince and Lewis Schiff talks about a new class of Americans called the "Working rich". The book defines middle-class millionaires as those with net worth between $1 million and $10 million, including their primary residences. This paper goes on to...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Gold Rush: The Shift Towards Wealth Management in Banking

    Wealth management services are provided by banks, professional trust companies, and brokerages. The "High perceived value" of wealth management has more attraction than the "Low cost transaction" for the retail market. Wealth management means taking care of the needs of clients, their families and their businesses as part of a...

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