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Real-time decisions require a modern data architecture

Data modernization is essential to becoming a digital business.

Every organization is facing extraordinary circumstances and unexpected disruption brought on by the COVID crisis. Business success hinges upon the ability to access all actionable data, anticipate market changes and quickly scale operations to effectively deliver products and services. 

Companies need a clear way to transform how they source, interpret and consume information. That requires flexible data structures and a modern data and analytics platform capable of turning chaos into a catalyst based on insightful, actionable intelligence.

Data for the Modern Enterprise

For today’s enterprises, a modern data architecture is key to applying the intelligence that drives insights and action.

By modernizing your approach to data and data management, you can unlock the potential of artificial intelligence to monetize data. The results: accelerating decision-making to deliver better customer experiences, drive top-line growth, reduce costs and gain a competitive advantage.

A modern data architecture ensures that your organization’s data scales and is:



Fast and easy to access, manage, analyze and deploy



Able to use data from across and outside the business



Compliant with data security and privacy regulations


Disruption: Data and Analytics Modernization in the COVID-19 Era

COVID-19 has changed the world—and many companies are gaining benefits by rethinking their analytics models and data management processes to keep pace with the new realities of business.

Driving Results

Our cloud-based data modernization approach provides a highly accessible, useful and compliant platform that delivers cost savings and powers the analytics to enhance personalization and optimize forecasting.

With thousands of associates, Cognizant’s experts are able to mobilize quickly to realize our clients’ data modernization vision. Our innovative cloud strategy includes provider partners Amazon Web ServicesGoogle Cloud and Microsoft Azure

Typical results include*:

  • A deployed platform within one month
  • 40% decrease in data storage costs
  • 30-60% faster time to market
  • ROI in six months
  • 4x faster transition

Our data modernization solution pinpoints bottlenecks in supply chains and helps improve product assortment, pricing, forecasting and marketing channels, driving costs down and revenues up. New business models monetize data and generate direct revenues from data sets, insights and analytics-based services and a resilient data infrastructure and process capabilities enhance customer service and sales.

*Based on actual client engagements. Individual results may vary.



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faster time to market

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Based on actual client engagements. Individual results may vary.

It’s time to take charge of your data

We engineer the modern enterprise


Data Modernization Method

Using a consultative approach, our experts deliver by combining their data engineering, cloud, data privacy and compliance skills with proprietary frameworks and maturity models to construct a modern data ecosystem. Our flexible resourcing model allows for rapid scaling of teams that execute in a studio through a pod or virtual pod-based approach.



Data Modernization Platform

Our pre-engineered products, accelerators and patented assets such as Cognizant BigDecisions® and Intelligent Data Works perform data ingestion, build data lakes and transform data. Our AI- and ML-based accelerators automate common, repetitive data management activities, while DataOps and DevOps augment the agile analytics environment.


Additional Resources


Data Modernization: The Foundation for Digital Transformation
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Data and Model Perishability in the Post-COVID World
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Drive Better Decisions with a Modern Data Platform
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Drive Better Decisions with a Modern Data Platform