The Technology Transformation Plans

The long list of technology changes can be a large challenge for any organization. Like NFT, Stablecoin/CBDC, there are pressing new technology evolution happening at a pace more than we all can keep up with even in the software industry. Slow government policies are being accelerated to adapt to the changing times. The NFT and … Continue reading The Technology Transformation Plans

Economic Growth Driven by Technological Innovation : 2021 – 2030

The decade ahead is going to be an explosion of technology growth, a perfect storm of capabilities coming together to create synergy at scale. There is no stopping the growth of more and more efficient chips, AI/ML algorithms and its use, platform / cloud enabled services, tech across all branches of science and their applications. … Continue reading Economic Growth Driven by Technological Innovation : 2021 – 2030

Simplify Adoption of AI-ML

Extrapolation (prediction?) of expected output value(s) given a trend of large enough input values to the output value(s). In the past few years, it is hard to ignore the drumbeat of AI-ML. Conjures up images of the best of computing automation, complex mathematics, statistics to make all kinds of machines, industries super "intelligent". Programming with … Continue reading Simplify Adoption of AI-ML

Researching Clinical Trial Systems

Covid-19 is spreading lot more contagiously across India in its second wave. The vaccines are yet to cover the critical mass. The moot point will also be how effective are these vaccines. The typical period to validate and clinically test the efficacy of vaccines are ~7 - 10 years. For Covid vaccines they have been … Continue reading Researching Clinical Trial Systems

Undocumented issue with Windows OS Kernel API GetTempFileName

It is not everyday we get back to the older days of debugging into an OS Kernel. For an interesting issue rapidly narrowed down to a hang with the stack walking through OS Kernel level call to GetTempFileName that would take about 9.5 min all the time return on a Windows server 2012 Cannot find … Continue reading Undocumented issue with Windows OS Kernel API GetTempFileName

Java Cloud Technology 2020

Summary: Cloud deployment of software has got us to rewind our clock back to making our frameworks to use the infrastructure resources most efficiently. Over the decades past, there have been many industry and open source projects that have evolved to address the ever growing complexity of technology requirements from authentication, n-tier architecture for UI, … Continue reading Java Cloud Technology 2020

Blockchain, DLT for Lending: Retail and Corporate

Summary: Blockchain hype has waxed and waned over the last decade. “Blockchain is not yet enabling a digital business revolution across business ecosystems and may not until at least 2028, when Gartner expects blockchain to become fully scalable technically and operationally.”. There is still a hope being provided to see it become useful in a … Continue reading Blockchain, DLT for Lending: Retail and Corporate

Brief Review of Islamic Lending

Summary: Discussion paper for a common view of the history, scope and impact of the distinct sector in banking that has grown fast since the financial crisis of 2008-2009. This paper focusses on the lending domain and more narrowly from a corporate or commercial lending perspective. Primarily Islamic finance growth has been in the equities … Continue reading Brief Review of Islamic Lending

Containerize Existing Enterprise Application

Summary: Cloud platform has given an impetus to deliverable units of software to be self contained smaller units with scalability, performance, secure and orchestration. Focus first on re-engineering applications to be deconstructed as modular services, making it container ready . Software development for OS specific installer driven to virtual machine based deployment has now firmly … Continue reading Containerize Existing Enterprise Application