IT COMPANIES STEP UP RESKILLING OF EMPLOYEES AS THEY PREPARE FOR POST-PANDEMIC SCENARIO
IT companies such as Infosys, Wipro, Accenture have initiated reskilling of employees as the race to grab business in the post-pandemic environment. Companies are investing in self-learning platforms and research labs for employees to experiment, and boosting technology infrastructure in order to upscale and build new learning platforms. The training being imparted is in the fields of cloud technology, artificial intelligence, machine learning, data analytics, cyber security, Internet of Things (IoT), user experience (UX) and digital networking, among others. For many IT firms, the reskilling target which was set for five years will have to be done in two years now. Businesses now a days are shifting towards cloud technology and machine learning to provide reliable services to customers and plan to automate their processes for increasing productivity and saving cost.