Predictive genomics: The Sangam of statistics and science

February 15, 2022

To dilettantes with only a passable knowledge of this subject, the term ‘predictive genomics’ may seem obsolete since all endeavors in the field of genetics are predictive in their intent. However, it is a discipline at the crossroads of various fields like personal genomics, phenology, and bioinformatics alongside many more. Its relevance lies in the understanding of the human phenotype (expressed traits in an individual) as a function of the person’s genotype and his/her environment and being able to integrate the two variables of the function in a population for generations using advanced computational modalities like AI and Machine Learning.

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Quantum Computing in drug discovery: The possibilities of probabilities

January 25, 2022

Every problem has a solution. But what if problems themselves become solutions?

This is the philosophy at the core of quantum computing; the somewhat funny rules of the quantum world has been manipulated by scientists to create technology that has limitless potential in the real world, a parallel that is one in a million. Read on to learn how.

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Going back: A reintroduction to reverse logistics

November 1, 2021

We all have experienced our fair share of trials and tribulations in returning a purchased item online. However, this does not even scratch the surface when it comes to the menagerie of tasks the returnee has to navigate for a successful transaction.

If you are part of such an organization , where handling returns is a perennial challenge, understanding the power of a seamless reverse logistics chain is indispensable; it is the key to customer satisfaction and elevation of your business to a coveted level.

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Insurtech trends: 2021 and beyond

October 26, 2021

Even as the COVID-19 pandemic releases its vice-like grip on the world, insurance has become and continues to be a matter a public discussion. In this new era of actuarial science, it is important to see why IT can be a key in elevating your P&C firm to the next level.

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Why ports should embrace Maritime Single Window as the new norm

September 15, 2021

The significance of shipping in world trade needs no mention; port management thus calls for nothing but state of the art technological resources. the reality, however, paints a different picture; most global ports are still manually managed and are struggling to keep up with ever-growing volumes and maritime traffic. With the growth of MSW, that we are at the cusp of an IT revolution in the shipping scene, given that discerning deployment strategies are embraced.

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Banking on the convenience game: Fueling an on-demand fuel delivery business

July 25, 2021

The concept of On-Demand Fuel Delivery is steadily, albeit gradually, earning momentum in the biggest markets across the world – North America & Europe. Analysts have predicted that the automotive fuel delivery system market will register a CAGR of close to 4% by 2022.

While there are no companies with total monopoly over this industry, many startups have made inroads into an idea that could make refueling a safer experience, especially in a pandemic-struck world. In this article, we offer a quick guide for anyone looking to understand this business.

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