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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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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.

2018’s Top Digital Marketing Trends

January 4, 2018 No Comments

Now that 2017 has drawn to a close, attention is naturally shifting toward the trends that will emerge in the digital marketing industry over the next year. As always, an awareness of the key developments in the marketplace can help businesses and organizations to develop effective marketing strategies. In today’s heavy social environments where consumers are demanding a much more integrated online experience, tomorrow’s digital marketing trends can make the difference between increasing visibility to reach more customers or being forced by the wayside.

IT Briefcase Exclusive Interview: Challenges and Successes in Maximizing Computing Infrastructure Investments

December 15, 2017 No Comments

with Mark Gaydos, Nlyte SoftwareThis interview offers insight into how the leading organizations utilize technology to reduce costs while tackling high business demands by sharing real-world successes, challenges and best practices. Read More >>>

Infographic: Christmas Gift Giving at its Best

December 8, 2017 No Comments

The end of the year is always busy, as if your clients and end users want to finish the year with a bang yet still leave on time for their holiday celebrations. That puts a lot of extra workload on the service desk especially with extra vacation days coming up; you do not want to be understaffed around the holidays. Needless to say delivering service excellence can be quite the challenge.

The Commerce Marketer’s Guide to Turning Shoppers Into Buyers

December 7, 2017 No Comments

From browsing to carting to checkout to post-purchase, optimizing your business at every stage of the journey is critical to increasing your conversion rates, and ultimately, your profitability. If the path is too difficult to navigate or not relevant, you’ll quickly lose shoppers and find it nearly impossible to develop loyal fans of your brand. Explore the tools you need to recover lost revenue with relevant personalized marketing and keep customers coming back again and again.

Three Disruptive Technologies to Hit HR Departments in 2018

December 5, 2017 No Comments

In 2016, investors contributed about $2.5 billion towards HR technologies and innovative systems. This has led to a huge advancement in HR tools and is culminating into one of the most disruptive periods in HR history. In 2018, we can expect to see a lot of these innovations hit the forefront of HR departments, and if you want to stay competitive, it would be wise for you to start incorporating some of these tools into your business.

The Promise of Industry 4.0: Why Companies Should Prepare for the Future of Smart Production

December 1, 2017 No Comments

Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has the potential to revolutionize manufacturing, commerce, and even healthcare. Think smarter, more efficient factories. Supply chains and distribution networks revolutionized by real-time location data. Imagine more fault-tolerant systems for producing products, food, and power. This is the promise of Industry 4.0, and the transformation is already underway.

Automating Active Directory Cleanup

November 29, 2017 No Comments

Managing Active Directory isn’t rocket science. Of course, there are difficult parts, but most of the time it’s about getting the basics right and following straightforward routines. If you keep things organized and do all the simple things on time, you have 90% of success. But if you don’t, you won’t get far, no matter how complex and sophisticated your toolbox is.

7 New Tech Devices Of 2017 Worth Mentioning

November 17, 2017 No Comments

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has finally come to a close and we have rounded up some of the best devices, which were on display. Consumers would definitely have been amazed by a large number of electronics, which had been displayed. We have selected for you 7 of the devices which we feel are worth mentioning.

7 Tips to Boost a Slow Computer

November 15, 2017 No Comments

Is your computer slower than a sloth? Do you spend more time staring at the ceiling than your monitor? When you first bought your computer, it probably ran like a dream. But over time, as you fill it with games, apps, and photos, these files take up space on your hard drive. The result? Your computer runs slower — and you get more frustrated. Before you give up and toss it out the window, try these seven easy tips for speeding up your slow computer.

Transitioning to Digital: Steps to Make Your Online Debut

November 9, 2017 No Comments

The potential of the Internet is limitless, and it’s changing every day. If your small business isn’t already online, it should be. Not only can having an online presence increase your sales, but it could also increase your reputation and credibility. Today, consumers need to trust a store before they buy from it, especially if it’s online and they can’t see the physical object for themselves. To make the transition to digital, however, you need to do it right.

Properly Structuring Data for Tax Provision

November 1, 2017 No Comments

Download our free white paper to see how you can speed your tax provisioning process.

Learn or Die: Using Science to Build a Leading-Edge Learning Organization

October 26, 2017 No Comments

Learn or Die takes a fascinating cross-disciplinary look at the latest research on learning, with a focus on finding ways for individuals and organizational leaders to optimize their learning and transform any organization into one that consistently performs at exceptional levels.

7 Smart Ways to Teach Creative Writing with Apps

October 11, 2017 No Comments

It can be difficult to enter into the spirit of writing. This is especially true for students. Learners usually have the required skills and are motivated by teachers to write. Still, many of them don’t like or even hate those types of assignments. Is it possible to make your students enjoy creative writing? Yes. Here are seven ways your students can use apps for their writing needs.

Finding your way in today’s rapidly changing tech environment

October 5, 2017 No Comments

The cloud, big data, open source and machine learning have all been around for years, but are only now reaching the mass adoption at the enterprise level that is changing how software is created and IT is managed.

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