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Embedded Software

Embedded software transforms the physical product value chain to an intelligent, robotized, safe, secure and interoperable ecosystem of products.

Industries driven by physical hardware products experience longer lifecycles, high maintenance costs, and inferior user experiences . In today’s evolving R&D landscape, improving customer value is crucial. This means continuous product upgrades to meet customer requests, regulations, safety, and security constraints. Organizations also need to expedite time-to-market, manage costs, and maintain quality. However, rapid tech advancements demand hefty R&D investments, straining budgets.

To tackle these challenges, enterprises must shift to a sustainable embedded software production model. Embedded software requires meticulous design for optimal user experiences, quality, and seamless integration. Embedded software solutions are highly complex and customizable, which enables product differentiation. With Embedded High-Performance Computing (HPC), modern systems virtualize physical elements through standardized interfaces, offering flexibility in a limited space.

“Industrial companies strive to optimize business models for flexible consumption and maximum value, while providing tech-savvy, sustainable products that adapt to the user’s evolving needs. Embedded software helps companies achieve these goals.”

– Walter Paranque-Monnet

What we do

Semiconductor firms must increase agility and scale faster, while prioritizing innovation. Capgemini Engineering is the global leader in ER&D services, leveraging 16+ years of expertise to help semiconductor companies bring ICs to market and achieve optimal ROI on R&D spend.

Silicon Engineering is a strategic business at the heart of our Intelligent Industry ambition. We have a long track record of client success by leveraging our global network of thousands of silicon and embedded engineers.

Capgemini Engineering collaborates with railway leaders to enhance Digital Signalling. We address industry challenges amid transformation, catering to growing passenger demands. We also ensure safety through digitalization, offering strategic consultancy, engineering expertise, and comprehensive project delivery.

Capgemini uniquely supports industrial manufacturers, fostering digital engineering synergies, enabling intelligent product and service creation, digital continuity, and ecosystem convergence. We accelerate smart manufacturing for client value.

Software has become part of the product’s intelligence, increasing value for your organization. Software enables products and services to become ‘smart,’ connected, and even autonomous. With software-driven products and services, every company becomes a software company.

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      Meet our experts

      Jiani Zhang

      EVP and Chief Software Officer, Capgemini Engineering
      As the Capgemini Software Engineering leader, Jiani has proven a track record for supporting organizations of all sizes to drive business growth through software. With over 15 years of experience in the IT and Software industry, including strategy and consulting, she has helped business transform to compete in today’s digital landscape.

      Walter Paranque-Monnet

      Global Head of Embedded Software
      Walter is passionate about helping organizations build high-value products and services driven by creativity, innovation, and business results. He has helped teams create a culture driven by software and innovation. For more than 12 years, Walter has supported software organizations along their chip-to-cloud transformation journey and designed embedded software roadmaps for acceleration.

      Jayashree Ravichandran

      VP and Software Leader – Automotive, Capgemini Engineering
      Jayashree works with Automotive Clients to accelerate software transformation, developing on-vehicle and off board solutions and integration from the car to the cloud. A Certified Architect, by training, Jayashree is a trusted advisor to internal and customer teams at all levels, working with Customer executive teams to effect transformation, and with technical teams to architect, design solutions to drive product quality and yield, and increase customer satisfaction and profitability.

      Rohit Aditya Srivastava

      VP, Software Engineering – APAC Sales
      Rohit joined Capgemini in 2018 as the APAC Telcom Media and Tech leader. He offers over 25 years of experience in Product Engineering Services, helping clients drive transformation success through their product and partnership strategies with innovative business models and frameworks.

      Gabor Takacs

      Director, EMEA Business Development, Software Product Engineering
      Gabor has over 25 years of experience in the technology industry, including, Software, IOT, Analytics, Semiconductor, and IT. With his robust background in high tech, Gabor supports the growth and transformation journey of enterprises with Capgemini Software Product Engineering expertise in the EMEA region.

      Bertrand Raillard

      Director, Pre-Sales – France & Switzerland
      Bertrand has over 25 years of expertise in Software, Machine Learning, AI, and cloud architecture. His deep digital transformation knowledge drives him to help clients achieve successful business transformation across their entire organization.

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