azure search
Makesh Kumar

When you decide to move your enterprise application to the cloud or change your cloud service provider, you will be moving an enormous amount of data. Given that your enterprise application is custom-made, searching for the files in cloud databases like Azure Cosmos DB and Azure Storage blobs using a custom search methodology is slow and high in resource utilization. The case is the same with other cloud service providers.

Customer Engagement from the Very First Date!
Peter Di Stefano

I thought it would be good to share my thoughts on engaging with potential customers as we start the new year.' As a marketer for a company that spends a good amount of time providing services that help companies enable digital engagement resulting in enhanced customer relationships and business growth, this is a topic that is near and dear to me.

automation testing
Arun Karthik Shanmugasundaram

Of late, I got into a backbreaking situation, a familiar situation in most of my Android testing projects ' changes updated, and the developer gave the build for regression testing.

Now, hours of lengthy and monotonous manual testing await me to ensure there are no basic technical snarls, before I move onto the next level of sanity or smoke test that I must execute tirelessly. Nevertheless, the need of the hour is a free tool that would run automated exploratory tests without any hassle.

George Cowgill

When we look at the multi-unit restaurant industry, two things stand out - margins are tighter than ever and the need to control costs and manage efficiently is paramount.' Managers need easy access to performance data and they need to be able to 'see' the underlying operational factors that are affecting a store's overall performance.' A first step to making this a reality is getting access to the performance data.

Anand Kannan

The robotics revolution is over the horizon as industries across different verticals have started to embrace the latest innovation. Notably, the manufacturing industry is utilizing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to its fullest for experiencing error-free and streamlined processes, resulting in better productivity and efficiency.

Erroneous repetitive processes dramatically increase the productivity risk and smart leaders of the manufacturing companies are embracing RPA to enhance their productivity and outcomes.

Robotic Process Automation is endorsed by industry leaders since RPA not only speeds up process performance but also ensures accuracy.

Vivek Kanna


What is UI Automator

During Android application testing, I explored cross-app functional UI testing and came across a tool, labeled 'UI Automator.'
The tool allows the user to test user interactions across applications and helps a tester to verify how the app behaves with respect to the corresponding user inputs through Menus, Keyboards, Dialogs etc. and navigates into a system or other applications.
UI Automator, a Java library, is available as a part of 'Android SDK' from API level 18 (Android OS 4.3 or above).

Ganeshkanna Subramanian

At Impiger, we drill ourselves to focus on our commitment to quality of the applications we develop and constantly try to find innovative ways to do it quicker. Here is a small but significant best practice that enables all our teams to ship software faster to our clients.

Continuous Delivery is a major aspect of DevOps that makes updating applications in the production environment easy and risk-free. Impiger's preferred code repository for Continuous Delivery is Bitbucket.

chatbots for marketing
Anand Kannan

Many presume chatbots just stop with customer support; in the real-world they go even beyond that. Yes, AI-powered chatbots added to your marketing strategies can help your marketing team study, analyze and push your prospects to the sales funnel with ease.

Not just that, by entertaining with customers with follow-up insights based on their preferences, they can even turn customers to promoters for your business.'

It's true that chatbots are used mostly for automation, but not just that anymore. They can also enable your marketers to offer personalized customer service, which helps in persuading visitors and convert to potential customers, resulting in supercharged ROI.

talking on labour
Anand Kannan

The Finance and Accounting industry involves a plethora of transactional processes that are mundane, repetitive, and time-sensitive. One of the challenges for their workforce is to perform these tasks without any error, as even a minor mistake leads to substantial losses.

So, what these types of institutions lookout for is an automation tool that not only accelerates the process but also ensures 100% accuracy.

The arrival of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) has helped financial companies automate the most complex operational accounting, transactional data management, accounts receivables, billings, collections etc. seamlessly, efficiently and more importantly with 100% accuracy.

Anand Kannan

The banking industry is one of the most conservative and competitive, yet widely used industries. It involves massive customer interactions, transactions and documentation; the cost to serve customers and their satisfaction are the top concerns this industry faces.

Realizing this, banks are focusing on the future technologies like RPA, AI, Chatbots to create better engagement with customers for improving profits.

Studies reveal that the next-generation of financial institutions have started to realize that automation is the key to keeping up with customers' queries 24/7.