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Annette Trenz
Annette Trenz

Listening to the Voice of Our Clients: Accelerating investments and strategies to drive the future of manufacturing

2021-03-22 A few months ago, I shared with you a fundamental dilemma manufacturers are facing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic: “Should I continue to focus on short-term measures to drive efficiency and reduce costs, or on building resilience into...

CGI Expert Fabien Villerot
Fabien Villerot

Bridging strategy with the business and technology needs of our clients’ operations

2021-03-08 Every year, we conduct Voice of Our Clients (VOC) interviews to discover and share the top industry trends and business and IT priorities across the industries we serve. Over the past 5 years alone, we have held 6,775 business and...

Hans Moonen
Hans Moonen

Advancing digitization and reducing costs to support a rebound in transportation

2020-04-17 The transport and logistics industry relies heavily on the business continuity of global supply chains and the freedom to transport people, goods and services locally and globally. With production decreasing dramatically in key manufacturing hubs, consumer demand falling, borders closing...

Venkat Kodumudi
Venkat Kodumudi

How blockchain, CRM and trade finance are transforming supply chain management

2020-03-11 There’s an odd expression that is used when there is, perhaps, shocking news or a sudden realization. A person might say that “it hit them like a Mack truck.” Often times, this figurative phrase has a negative connotation, but in...

Karri Salminen
Karri Salminen

Digitalization opens new paths for transport, future cities

2017-01-11 The transportation sector is facing its greatest change since the invention of the car. Forces of change include increasingly strict emissions policies, the growing number of cars, and the possibilities for many new services enabled by digitalization and the sharing...

CGI’s Digital Insights Practice
CGI’s Digital Insights Practice

Improving public transportation with data visualization

2015-10-08 heib Helsingin Bussiliikenne Oy (HelB) is a bus operator for the Helsinki metropolitan area of Finland. Each year, their 1,000 bus drivers and 430 buses serve more than 60 million passengers, drive 25 million kilometers and consume 12 million liters...

Tony Mallichan
Tony Mallichan

The move to modernize traffic management systems

2015-07-01 Many traffic managers today are dealing with a multitude of disparate legacy systems that were developed over the past 20 years or so. The point-to-point connections among these systems are complex and difficult to manage. In addition, their underlying technology...

Nghia Le

Improving road inspections and maintenance through mobile technology

2015-06-24 Maintaining road infrastructures is highly complex, but also essential for the safety of travelers and economic progress. Roads are heavily used by both business and private travelers, making it difficult to close them for maintenance. Currently, many government transport agencies...

Ronny Backman
Ronny Backman

Streamlining onboard sales through a single, back-office solution

2015-04-21 In today’s highly competitive and fast changing travel industry, driving efficiencies and cost-effectiveness are critical to long-term survival. Retail is a prime area for achieving both objectives, and travel operators are seeking to invest in retail systems that streamline and...