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DXC Cares: DXC Vietnam visits disadvantaged children on Children’s Day 2017

Continuing our sharing of DXC Cares stories, this one is about helping disadvantaged children in Vietnam. Read this inspirational story from Trinh Dang, one of the volunteers. On International Children’s Day of Vietnam, June 1, 2017, DXC Vietnam employees visited the children currently being raised at Hung Phuoc Pagoda in Ben Tre (about 120 kilometers […]

Is this Asian insurance market primed for a tech transformation?

Only one in 86 people in Myanmar hold an insurance policy today, according to UK research firm Timetric. But with the country’s insurance market set to undergo some degree of liberalisation at the end of 2017 — and with a population of 55 million people — the potential for growth is exponential as insurance penetration increases over the next […]

Is SaaS simply the ‘cloudification’ of apps?

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Some may view a transition to Software as a Service (SaaS) as simply the “cloudification” of applications. But in many cases, SaaS delivers richer, more relevant features and functions than packaged applications, while also presenting an opportunity to restructure and eliminate gaps. SaaS is software that is owned, delivered and managed remotely over a network. […]

These 4 factors should guide your SaaS implementation

IDC  predicts  that in 2017, 25 percent of Software as a Service (SaaS) implementation projects won’t meet cost-savings goals, while 12.5 percent won’t meet key business goals. With more than $37 billion expected to be spent globally on SaaS in 2016 and even more expected in 2017, the cost of failure is staggering. For startups with a limited […]

What’s ahead for the Infrastructure as a Service market?

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is the most mature of all the cloud pillars and is offered by many providers. With IaaS, providers rent out computer hardware — servers, network technology, storage and data center space — so that organizations don’t have to buy it and install it in their own data centers. Customers can provision […]