Industries

Financial Services

Challenges

  • Emerging competitors threaten revenue growth
  • Marketing more focused on the 360view of its client to increase loyalty
  • Better use of data to personalize the services offered
  • Process optimization to reduce costs

Achievements 

  • Consulting services for data center infrastructure modernization
  • Implementation of orchestration & automation solutions in a DevOps environment
  • Securing of remote operations of two entities with different business practices to minimize required IT changes
%
of financial institutions will increase efforts to innovate
%
of large financial institutions are investing in artificial intelligence
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InsurTech start-ups attract three times more investments than traditional insurers
%
of insurers fear losing part of their business to InsurTech start-ups

Transportation

Challenges

  • Need to obtain real-time information on network status for better flow
  • Employee and passenger safety
  • Better tracking of energy consumption to control costs
  • Investment required to upgrade infrastructure to accommodate ever-increasing traffic

Achievements 

  • Deployment & commissioning of an endpoint encryption solution
  • Placement of specialized data center resources
  • Design, architecture & implementation of an automated recovery solution for critical services

$40 billion

IoT spending in transportation and logistics by 2020

146.09 million

number of LPWA connections for road traffic management by 2024

Media & Service Providers

Challenges

  • Creation and management of masses of data for content production
  • Need to adapt offer to new platforms
  • Protection of intellectual property
  • Comment management and responsiveness to social media publications

Achievements 

  • Design & upgrade of network and security infrastructure
  • Architecture & migration of the backup and storage infrastructure in an heterogeneous environment
  • Information resources master plan for a service provider in the health sector
  • Business continuity for disaster recovery planning
  • CIO on demand services

490 million

digital video users by 2021

%
of internet users use Netflix in Canada

Energy & Utilities

Challenges

  • Very high level of regulation
  • Need to modernize infrastructures to take account of connected objects
  • Very high security requirements for physical facilities and data centers (choice target of cyber attacks)
  • Revision of the existing business model to further consolidate
  • Ability to analyze massive amounts of data from more smart meter deployments in order to predict an curb energy consumption

Achievements 

  • Architecture & deployment of high availability and large capacity backup & storage solutions
  • Commissioning of cloud secured backup services

$26.5 billion USD

global IoT value in the energy market by 2023

$60 trillion

global investement in IoT over the next 15 years

%
global energy demand increase by 2040

$157 billion

estimated savings through the use of IoT devices by 2035

Government & Education

Challenges

  • Multiplication of smart devices in a professional and academic setting
  • Rapid and necessary adoption of new technologies and changes in clientele
  • Development of services and products available as self-service
  • Upgrading of infrastructures to support new technologies

Achievements

  • Implementation of on-demand storage & backup cloud services
  • Development of an SSO architecture for 20,000 international users
  • Feasability study for consolidating production processing centres
  • Business analysis for disaster recovery planning
  • IT strategic planning
  • Diagnosis on level of readiness for process implementation
  • Technological, business and processes orientation and planning

$252 billion

spending in EdTech by 2020

%
of US government workforce potentially replaced by artificial intelligence by 2024

$41 trillion

spending from cities around the world on smart tech over the next 20 years