Author - Sudhanwa Rajurkar

Importance of knowing your targets while building highly scalable systems

You won’t get a performant and scalable system, by asking someone to build a “really fast and scalable system”. Demands of the performance and scalability vary for different problems and domains; and accordingly, it needs very different solutions and technologies to deliver these performances. Software Performance is absolute; you get what you demand. For Example-Hotel Management System – 10s of thousands of...

How do I know the concurrency of my highly scalable solution?

The team was excited. The demo went well. Our platform was appreciated and they agreed to use it. Great news indeed! “We will use it from next week. Will it hold well when all users log in on Monday morning?” A common concern, based on past experience. The team had done a good job of understanding the scalability requirements, designed an...

Great Customer Experience is everything. Ace it!

Consider a scenario where you need to walk into a supermarket to buy a pack of cookies. You would just go to the salesperson and say - “Pepperidge farm Montauk soft chewy cookies, pack of 6.", and end of the conversation. Now, consider the same scenario while you attempt to order the same pack of cookies from the web with a...

Opportunities to maximize shopping season 2021 during uncertainties

  NRF Converge 2021 event, held in July 2021, was attended by well-known names and brands in the retail industry. One key takeaway from the event was that "Retailers who are ready to experiment, automate, innovate their services, data using Machine learning will be better equipped to maximize in the new normal"   Retail Customers will favor Retailers who take efforts to...

Why the Retailing in Shopping Season 2021 will be different, even from 2020?

In 2020 many businesses pivoted to make quick changes for survival. There was a rush towards multiple contactless shopping mechanisms, online shopping. For retailers, in 2020 the focus was on survival rather than growth. Customers were not stepping out because of the fear and then-unknown nature of Corona. Everybody preferred shopping from the comforts of their home. Retailers who could...

How do I achieve Retail Customer Experience 2.0 for my Retail Business?

In a previous article Are you ready for RCE 2.0? I discussed the changing expectations of customers post-pandemic, and the new level of Retail Customer Experience that retailers need to achieve to cater to them. In this article, we will see how to implement it for your retail business. RCE2.0! It's nice to hear it, but how do I achieve it for my...

Are you ready for Retail Customer Experience 2.0

From Mom & Pop shops to Large Malls, and Computers to the Internet & Ecommerce, the shopping experience of customers has changed a lot in the past few decades, but nothing matches the degree the once-in-a-century pandemic has brought to the table. The pandemic has not only changed What People buy but also Why and How they Buy. At the same...

The AI,ML Star Cast

  No, I don't want to make this post sound like yet another post to underline the importance of Data Engineering to Data Science, there are so many of them on the internet, already! I want to talk about the single most important factor (that I feel), which leads to failures of Data Science projects. Ever since 2017 multiple reports were published...

Data Strategy: A strategic asset

Mckinsey just came out with a study that found that the companies they survey could attribute 20% of their bottom line to AI implementation The buzz created around AI, ML is finally helping companies of all sizes to increase their revenue, OR reduce their costs. CoreView had an opportunity to develop ML-based business solutions for a variety of small and mid-sized...

Selling Knowledge Graphs – The Exciting Journey towards the unknown.

"The Journey is the Destination"... I could not find the Zen proverb fitting to a technology solution so well till now as it fits Knowledge Graphs. I won't get into what is a Knowledge graph, because there are tons of articles on the web that explain it in easy ways. The Internet has plenty of information about the advantages of...