FinTech March 27, 2020

Top 5 Areas to Explore in FinTech Careers

FinTech is an industry born out of the marriage of the ever-green financial services sector and the new millennium’s technology industry. This industry offers financial services to people by leveraging software and technology. Some examples are online banks, peer-to-peer lending platforms, Robo-advisories, mobile payment firms, etc.

Cyber Security March 19, 2020

Cyber Security Career: Myths and Opportunities

We spend more time in the cyber-world than in the real world. As technology evolves, this is expected to skew further in favour of the former. The last decade has seen a major transformation in the way we live our lives – from analogue to digital. This has also led to a surge in cybercrimes around the world. According to some experts, the next few years will see cybercrimes triple in number. Hence, we would need cyber security professionals to be ahead of the criminals.

AI/ML January 27, 2020

How digitally intelligent platforms are empowering the youth to pursue exciting careers of their choice

The way we shop (eg. Amazon), the way patients are treated (robotic surgery), the way we bank (UPI), or the way we travel (Uber, Ola) have all changed phenomenally over the last couple of decades. Each of these areas has been disrupted, thanks to technology. Technology companies have transformed into retail stores and banks rather than just traditional companies.

AI/ML January 17, 2020

Deep Learning – not an Eraser – a new pencil

While getting conversant with deep learning tools, remember to get past these top 5 myths. 

Deep Learning is neither a bubble nor a rock – and as new and hyped it may be, this technology breakthrough is more like water. It is going to seep slowly and silently into many areas of business, IT and intelligence – making them change in an unprecedented way. But not with a bang. With one drop at a time.

FinTech December 12, 2019

Debunking Top 5 Myths about FinTech

Like every other industry sector, the financial landscape is changing remarkably. With constantly evolving technologies, new global regulations, and increased investment, the industry is growing faster than ever. Of all the trends, the introduction of FinTech remains the most prominent, redefining and disrupting financial services and products in the last decade. However, since it is new, there are bound to be little or no understanding of how actually FinTech works and serves the changing market needs.

Blockchain November 6, 2019

Blockchain: Top 5 Myths Busted

Living in the rapidly evolving tech-driven economy, it has become imperative to understand the impact of transformative technologies that are disrupting the global business environment. And whenever we talk about such innovation, Blockchain is one subject that invariably finds its way into discussions and debates. The amount of information surrounding this emerging technology is endless and sure to cause information overload. While it continues to find a firm footing, the uncertainty surrounding its value addition has also raised a lot of misconceptions and speculations.

AI/ML October 30, 2019

5 Roles in Organizations that need AI Expertise

Evolution is the only constant in human life. This statement is more pertinent for technology which constantly shapes our lives today. And as a major disruptor in the technology landscape, the evolution of Artificial Intelligence looms large. Every segment of business across operations, marketing, sales, research and development, finance, human resources, and services is using AI-enabled applications and tools to redefine the future of work. This calls for a radical shift in the way technology is managed within various industry functions: with new knowledge, new skills, new capabilities and newer ways of solving problems.

Alumni Diaries

Alumni Diaries December 29, 2020

The Katniss Everdeen of Venkatapuram

The story of Pravallika Boppana – a girl who codes – and her extraordinary drive to prove herself

Much like Katniss Everdeen of The Hunger Games, Pravallika Boppana is fiercely protective of her family and highly competitive. The first thing you notice about this girl is her unabashed confidence and radiant spirit.