Accelerating Digital Transformation for Our Customers
Partners for 14 years, Cognizant and Microsoft have a mutual focus on putting the customer first. We are helping our customers’ rethink, reinvent and rewire their organizations to unleash new potential with a mobile-first, cloud-first approach.
In early 2016, Cognizant accelerated their strategic partnership with Microsoft (project name Everest ), offering unprecedented levels of focus, alignment, co-investment pools as well as Executive participation from both organizations into each other’s engineering, training, partnership, sales and marketing teams. This effective and seamless collaboration allows us to create innovative offerings to address our customers’ business needs and pain points.
Microsoft’s office productivity suites, Office and the on-demand version, Office 365, help enable employee and customer experience while boosting efficiency. Cognizant connects these technologies with others from the Microsoft stack, including IoT, Dynamics CRM & AX, Windows 10, SharePoint, Lync, Yammer and enterprise mobility to address our customers’ productivity needs now and in the future. Modern work solutions also leverages Cognizant’s Code Halos and Future of Work framework which utilizes persona-based scenarios and technologies.
Cognizant has built depth in our analytics capabilities, including a pool of data scientists and analysts ready to help deploy the Microsoft Cortana analytics suite along with SQL Server 2016. Our BigDecisions platform is now available on the Microsoft stack. This is a great differentiator for our Data & Analytics partnership and opens up avenues for engaging with customer in a meaningful way by showing them quick demos, PoCs, ROI, apps and helping them move to brown bags, hackathons and more to deepen the conversation.
Microsoft and Cognizant’s market-leading big data and analytics partnership focuses on helping customers optimize and manage their business efficiently while gaining insights to transform their business. We are achieving this focus with innovative technology offerings and consulting services as well as Cognizant’s BigDecisions platform with industry enabled out-of-the-box apps as well as options to build custom apps.
Our BigDecisions analytical solutions include:
Microsoft offers a unique hybrid cloud value proposition that gives an advantage over other cloud platform providers. The breadth and depth of this technology stack both on premise and on the public cloud along with Cognizant’s domain expertise and Constantly Ready Infrastructure (CRI) platform help enterprises in their longer term cloud adoption journey with early ROI through expedited business agility and lower TCO. Driven by a common goal, to serve our customers better, the combination of Cognizant’s global delivery model and Microsoft Azure’s efficient, low-cost cloud computing strength ensures that while Azure provides the architectural cloud building blocks, Cognizant provides the differentiating integration strategy and expertise to create industry and horizontal solutions that solve customer problems.