Tag: R&D

Transforming Pharma through Big Data and Analytics

Transforming Pharma through Big Data and Analytics

The global Pharmaceutical and Biotech industries are in turmoil. While top blockbusters are going off-patent, the decades-long decline in R&D productivity continues and peak sales of launched products are declining. However, it’s not all bad news. The availability of new big data sources and technologies holds the promise to fundamentally transform the Pharma industry. Explore […]

Providing Innovation to Do Business Better

Providing Innovation to Do Business Better

Wipro Voice: Dr. Anurag, CTO, Wipro Technologies Human resources, call centers, customer service, finance and accounting. Companies have offshored these processes for years. But what about research and development? Is it a good idea? How much of the R gets outsourced relative to the D? The burst of the economic bubble in 2008 led to […]

Emerging Markets are Changing How Medical Devices Firms Do Business | Article

Emerging Markets are Changing How Medical Devices Firms Do Business | Article

A Wipro Trend Setter Conversation with Jyotirmay Datta, Global Industry Head for Medical Devices Emerging markets will play a “big role” in altering the business mix of medical device manufacturers, posits Jyotirmay Datta, Global Industry Head for Medical Devices for Wipro. Medical devices include any and everything physicians and caregivers use to treat patients or […]

Start-up Healthcare Company Overcomes Risks and Captures Success in Outsourced R&D | Article

Start-up Healthcare Company Overcomes Risks and Captures Success in Outsourced R&D | Article

Innovation is the lifeblood of entrepreneurial companies such as Inherited Health™, an online resource for information about health risks, but it’s also imperative that such companies deliver new products to the market in a short time frame and at the lowest cost. Those were the business challenges – along with having only a handful of […]

Outsourcing Engineering R&D Is Increasing Globally | Article

Outsourcing Engineering R&D Is Increasing Globally | Article

Indian service providers are investing in engineering labs where their scientists work on innovations and file for trademarks and patents. Global companies continue to outsource research and development. But these outsourcing relationships are different. Read how to make them successful.

How to Improve Knowledge Management in New Product Development Projects | Article

How to Improve Knowledge Management in New Product Development Projects | Article

Companies that hope to capture market share when the economy turns must continue to invest in new product development. Knowledge management in R&D is difficult because the valuable learning is tacit knowledge, which is hard to codify. Professor Keith Goffin describes the best ways to do this.

Trends in Outsourced Product Development and Accelerated Time to Market | Article

Trends in Outsourced Product Development and Accelerated Time to Market | Article

A new, more strategic outsourcing model is necessary for speeding time to market yet also limiting the development cost of new products. It requires a different kind of thinking, communicating, and strategizing. Here’s how to leverage this new model for competitive advantage.

U.S. Manufacturer Outsources to Chinese Supplier by Combining Product Lines to Achieve Volume | Article

U.S. Manufacturer Outsources to Chinese Supplier by Combining Product Lines to Achieve Volume | Article

Fletcher-Terry felt pressure from lower-cost competitors just as its manufacturing costs were going up. It knew it had to outsource, but its manufacturing volumes were low. It struck a unique deal with iSUN; it consolidated several lines to generate the volumes its outsourcer required to preserve margins and keep costs down.

Trend Report: New Strategies for Outsourced R&D | White Paper

Trend Report: New Strategies for Outsourced R&D | White Paper

A recent survey conducted by Outsourcing Center and sponsored by Wipro Technologies revealed a trend and shift in motivations for outsourcing R&D processes to an offshore service provider. This paper looks at the changing drivers as well as the evolving outsourcing strategy surrounding capturing value within the framework of those changing motivators. Click here to […]

Outsourced Manufacturing Alliance | Article

Outsourced Manufacturing Alliance | Article

Using outsourcing as a strategic tool for competitive advantage goals yields the highest ROI when the buyer selects a truly collaborative service provider. Imagine the strategic results your organization could achieve working hand-in-hand with an outsourcing partner like this pharamaceutical company selected.