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Is Your Enterprise IT the Best It Can Be?

Is Your Enterprise IT the Best It Can Be?

Enterprise IT is a driver of the global economy. In 2017, an estimated $3.5 trillionwas spent on software and telecommunications services. Those figures exceeded expectations, and spending on software is expected to grow by another 7.6 percent this year....

The IoT Imperative for Consumer Industries

The IoT Imperative for Consumer Industries

This IDC white paper examines current and future potential for IoT in the consumer industry. In addition, this white paper examines a set of IoT scenarios that are either available today or possible in the future.





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APPLICATION INTEGRATION

Network Access Controls in the Age of Enterprise Mobility

April 23, 2018 No Comments

Enterprise mobility is an approach to work in which companies allow their team members to work from anywhere using a variety of devices and applications. The term “Enterprise Mobility” typically covers both the mobility of corporate data as well as the mobility of team members. This includes the use of mobile devices, such as smartphones, tablets and laptops for business purposes, from anywhere – in the office, at home and in transit to remote cities or countries, while maintaining access to corporate data, communications and programs.

How Poor Web Design Can Impact Your Brand

April 23, 2018 No Comments

Setting up a website for your business is easier than ever thanks to a large number of tools and services available for would-be online entrepreneurs. However, just because something is possible does not necessarily mean it is always the best solution. A poorly-designed, ill-conceived website will hurt your brand and damage your sales. Read on for a few key elements to avoid if you want to ensure your business enjoys steady growth.

Three of the Latest and Greatest Ideas in Technology

April 9, 2018 No Comments

When it comes to the fastest growing ideas in technology and business, they are being driven by the digital innovation the world is seeing. These changes affect every industry. And if you want to compete in the coming years, you need to understand what these growing ideas are and why they have taken hold. That way, you can stand out from the competition and grow your market share.

How New Touch Screen Technology Is Stimulating Innovation

April 7, 2018 No Comments

Ever since touch screen technology emerged in in the 1970s, it has been linked to a wide array of breakthroughs in industries as diverse as logistics, computing, entertainment, and the military. As touch screens have become more sophisticated, they have opened up new possibilities for developers to create products that would not have been imaginable without high quality, responsive touchscreens. Just as the smartphone revolution was made possible by the projected capacitive (PCAP) touch screen, new developments in resistive screen technology are now fuelling new applications for kiosks, industrial control panels, and mobile computing devices.

Taxing the Internet of Things

April 6, 2018 No Comments

Many companies investing in IoT solutions remain unaware that creating those connections can completely change the taxes they’re liable for and regulations they’re subject to. Such oversights have the potential to turn profitable revenue streams into costly headaches due to increased risks of penalties, fees, and audits.

Communications Tax Impacts of VoIP Services

April 6, 2018 No Comments

This white paper outlines some of those intricacies and serves to help VoIP providers understand what’s at stake from a communications tax perspective so they can plan accordingly.

What is Cloud Computing Architecture?

April 5, 2018 No Comments

Cloud computing is transforming the way we think about computation. It’s already big business: Microsoft and Amazon together have more than 4 million servers in their cloud computing networks. Cloud computing is getting so much buzz because it provides distinct advantages over more traditional computing models. And understanding how this technology works is essential if you want to keep up.

How SEH Technology Gets a) USB Headsets to Plug into b) Virtual Servers for c) Speech-Recognizing Apps

April 4, 2018 No Comments

Here’s what the customer wanted: something that would let them connect the USB headsets worn by air traffic controllers-in-training to the PCs running their air traffic control simulation software. Since the human interface was speech recognition and simulations run in real time, orders barked through the headset had to land on those PCs in under 25 ms. The other problem? They wanted to run that software on virtual Windows 10 machines. Being virtual, those PCs had no physical USB ports in which to plug those headsets.

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM INDUSTRIAL INTERNET-OF-THINGS (IIOT)

April 3, 2018 No Comments

In fact, we live in the era of new technologies. People use them almost in all the spheres of their lives. Also, for such technologies as smart devices, we need to use the Internet. Nowadays, the Internet plays a big role in our lives. Actually, we can use the Internet for many various purposes such as to buy or sell something, communicate with other people, study, watch movies, listen to music, even earn money, etc. But still, have you ever heard about the Industrial Internet-of-Things (IIoT)? In this article, we are going to look through the benefits of the Industrial Internet-of-Things (IIoT).

Top 10 Reasons to Outsource IT Support

April 3, 2018 No Comments

If you have IT professionals on your company’s staff, there’s a good chance you are paying a lot of money to them. The average U.S.-based IT professional makes almost $100,000 per year. It’s why so many companies are making the decision to outsource IT these days. Have you considered doing it? If so, you might be concerned about how outsourcing your IT needs could affect the overall well-being of your company. The IT professionals on your team obviously play a vital role in everything from the security of your internal computer network to the development of your company’s website.

Demonstrating Potential Impact of Optimization on Shareholder Value

April 1, 2018 No Comments

The key to creating a more synergistic relationship between marketing impact and shareholder value is creating visibility and a common language: What is marketing doing for shareholder value; and what can a shareholder value approach do for marketing?

IT Briefcase Exclusive Interview: Applying Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Data Discovery, in order to Meet Business, Legal and Regulatory Goals

March 20, 2018 No Comments

Enterprise organizations around the world continue to struggle with managing exponentially growing data volumes, while at the same time trying to manage IT infrastructures that are correspondingly growing out-of-control. Instead of fighting fires, IT’s time and expertise would be better spent leveraging new and innovative technologies and methodologies – should as machine learning, artificial intelligence, and data discovery, that could positively contribute to their organization meeting its business, legal and regulatory goals. Today, we speak with Oksana Sokolovsky, CEO of Io-Tahoe, on this critical topic.

IT Briefcase Exclusive Interview: Cloud Migrations, Security, and AWS – Analyzing the Landscape Right Now

March 14, 2018 No Comments

with Jonathan LaCour, ReliamIn this informative interview, LaCour discusses cloud strategy from a few angles, including how AWS continues to grow support for its partners and why that matters for enterprises. Read More >>>

IT Briefcase Exclusive Interview: Using Big Data To Identify The Cells Already In Your Body To Fight Disease

February 23, 2018 No Comments

with Kevin Bermeister, CodondexBig data is promising to help healthcare providers take massive steps forward in treating diseases such as cancer. In this interview, we sit down with KevinBermeister, long time technology investor and innovator, about his startup Codondex. Read More >>>

New Technologies that Are Supposed to Change Education

February 21, 2018 No Comments

Technology continues to revolutionize aspects of the economy every year. Currently, it is making strong headways in the education sector, and major changes are expected as others are slowly integrated. From preschool to students at the university level, teaching and learning are being changed to something that has never been seen before. Teaching is being made fun and enjoyable while students are being introduced to learning ways which are making school fun and success almost tangible. While some people and parents are in support of the new changes and improvements, others believe that students may become too dependent on technology which will impede their creativity.

Is Serverless Printing Right for You?

February 19, 2018 No Comments

Do you remember your Exchange server? Gone. CRM and accompanying database servers? Gone. “XYZ” server. Gone. My point being: IT has undergone a rather quick shift from a focus on infrastructure to a focus on service. Applications and functions are now provided as an on demand service, consumed as needed to lower cost and increase operational efficiency.

Cloud Computing: The Good, the Bad, and the Solutions

February 7, 2018 No Comments

Cloud computing is an increasingly popular method of doing business in the modern age. Though it is a relatively simple concept to understand, at least on the surface level, the pros and cons of adopting this type of infrastructure are not quite as obvious. Here, we will go over a few of the benefits and risks to this type of system, and how some of the risks can be mitigated in order to create a more viable system for you and your workplace.

How to Understand Blockchain?

February 6, 2018 No Comments

If you want to know all about blockchain you need to sign up for special courses that will allow you to acquire all kind of information about the subject in details. Actually, blockchain is something more that just a sequence of blocks, so if you want to understand how it works you need more than just reading one article. However, if you want to get a brief info on a subject read below.

The IT Industry’s Most Prestigious Awards

February 1, 2018 No Comments

At the center of information technology is a constant goal of finding more innovation and reaching new heights in what information can help the world with. Developing these innovative ideas can often be a thankless job that has entrepreneurs and innovators experiencing frustration. While there are some instances of finding success and reaching financial goals, many of these thinkers, dreamers, and planners are often left anonymous.

Forrester Wave for Strategic Portfolio Management

January 31, 2018 No Comments

Digital Transformation requires having the best architecture. This complimentary Forrester report analyzes the top Portfolio Management products and explains their strengths and weaknesses.

Connected Manufacturing – An IoT Revolution

January 31, 2018 No Comments

The Internet of Things (IoT) has potential far beyond operational cost savings. It will be the foundation for new ‘smart’ products and services. Download this whitepaper and learn how to unleash your IoT vision to optimize machine reliability and production, improve product quality and drive new business models.

5 Best Mobile Trading Apps

January 29, 2018 No Comments

India has among the world’s most elevated household savings, at around 30%. Regardless of this, the Indian securities exchange is still in a beginning stage. Just around 7,800 scrips are recorded on the Indian securities trades and among those under 3,000 are effectively exchanged. There are, notwithstanding, a few Android applications that make trading more helpful. Among these, there are some applications that are far-reaching, while others are the specialty.

Is Your Enterprise IT the Best It Can Be?

January 24, 2018 No Comments

Enterprise IT is a driver of the global economy. In 2017, an estimated $3.5 trillionwas spent on software and telecommunications services. Those figures exceeded expectations, and spending on software is expected to grow by another 7.6 percent this year. Investment in devices is also expected to climb another 3.8 percent, ultimately reaching $654 billion.

IT Briefcase Exclusive Interview: The GDPR is not just another run-of-the-mill privacy regulation

January 19, 2018 No Comments

with Oksana Sokolovsky, Io-TahoeIn this interview, Oksana Sokolovsky, CEO of Io-Tahoe, discusses the critical topic of the pending European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Read More >>>

The Top 5 Benefits of Implementing ERP Software

January 18, 2018 No Comments

Businesses and corporations have a vested interest in improving efficiency, employee management, procurement, and many other elements of daily work. As technology continues to provide solutions for accomplishing all of this, many businesses are looking for ways to more seamlessly integrate these components for even greater efficiency. One such example of this in practice is ERP software. Short for enterprise resourcing planning, there is very little that such software cannot handle or integrate when handled properly.

IT Briefcase Exclusive Interview: eDiscovery and Artificial Intelligence in 2018

January 18, 2018 No Comments

Veritone is a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) technology and solutions with an open, extensible platform that combines powerful applications with orchestrated cognitive computing to transform unstructured data, executing actionable intelligence from public and private content globally. In today’s IT Briefcase Q&A we sit down with Veritone’s Sr. Director of Product Management, Chris Roks, to learn about how AI is being applied with Legal eDiscovery and Compliance professionals and what lies ahead.

i-ERP (Intelligent ERP): The New Backbone for Digital Transformation

January 17, 2018 No Comments

The best-performing companies are ahead of their peers on their digital transformation journey. Examine intelligent ERP using machine learning (ML) and predictive analytics for enabling innovative products and service.

The Last Year In Tech: 2017 Review

January 16, 2018 No Comments

The past year was a unique period of technological growth and advancement. Technology impacts the lives of people in new ways, thanks to the internet, politics, and other market forces. Understanding what happened in 2017 and what that means for the year coming will be the key for making upcoming plans.

The Secret to Growing Your Business in 2018: Ecommerce

January 16, 2018 No Comments

If you’re a small business owner and you can’t seem to figure out where or how to increase your revenue, you’re not alone. Tons of small business owners are in the same boat as you. The good news: there’s a solution. And not only is this solution available, it’s incredibly efficient and any small business can take advantage. It’s called ecommerce. You’ve heard of it. It’s everywhere.

The IoT Imperative for Consumer Industries

January 10, 2018 No Comments

This IDC white paper examines current and future potential for IoT in the consumer industry. In addition, this white paper examines a set of IoT scenarios that are either available today or possible in the future.

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