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Webcast: HOW TO SCALE A DATA LITERACY PROGRAM AT YOUR ORGANIZATION

Webcast: HOW TO SCALE A DATA LITERACY PROGRAM AT YOUR ORGANIZATION

Join data & analytics leaders from Starbucks, Cardinal Health, and Bol.com for a webinar panel discussion on scaling data literacy skills across your organization with a clear strategy, a pragmatic roadmap, and executive buy-in.

How EverQuote Democratized Data Through Self-Service Analytics

How EverQuote Democratized Data Through Self-Service Analytics

During our recent webinar on scaling self-service analytics, AtScale spoke with Kwan Lee, EVP of Engineering at EverQuote about its multifaceted self-service approach to data analytics for business users and machine learning.

Tips And Tricks On Getting The Most Out of VPN Services

Tips And Tricks On Getting The Most Out of VPN Services

In the wake of restrictions in access to certain services or content online because of location or other reasons, the Virtual Private Network (VPN) has become a handy tool for internet users. Its unique ability to hide users' IP...

Here’s How To Choose The Right Laptop For Your Specific Needs

Here’s How To Choose The Right Laptop For Your Specific Needs

Laptops are great - most of them have the capabilities of a personal computer, yet are portable enough to move around whenever you need a change of environment. Even with the rise of the smartphone and, more recently, the...





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APPLICATION INTEGRATION

How To Integrate Security Compliance Into Your Business Workflow

November 30, 2021 No Comments

Security shall be embedded from the roots of a company for a good foundation. The growth of the business stretches out by branching into security compliance as well. Thus, it’s making your business workflow fruitful. You might know that consistency is critical but security breaches can cause considerable delays, risks, and damages under unforeseen circumstances. Security compliance has a broad scope and is unquestionably essential in business. Medical businesses, in particular, have solid measures in integrating their security compliance. It’s the process of examining, monitoring, and assessing systems, networks, and devices.

3 Things To Consider When Integrating Enterprise Apps

November 30, 2021 No Comments

The business realm continues to grow a mile each day. New innovations and upgrades are born from the minds of ingenious inventors. As a business owner, one would ensure that the company flourishes and be ‘out in the market.’ The growth of a business ought to be directly proportional to the integration of enterprise applications as well.

Automation of Payroll Processes: What Hinders Organizations & What Solutions Exist?

November 29, 2021 No Comments

The payroll process for organizations has long been inefficient, with many companies still relying on paper checks to distribute salaries. Even when they can automate the process, there are often complications that arise from human error or business growth. However, by investing in a modernized system and taking into account some essential factors, we can ensure that your company will be up and running smoothly without any unnecessary headaches. Here are common hindrances and solutions.

What is Field Driven Design and Why is it Important?

November 29, 2021 No Comments

Traditional CAD tools are great. BRep, mesh, or a combination of both make your design work truly simple and efficient. However, you can enjoy their benefits only so much. Conventional tools start exhibiting their limitations when the design starts becoming more complex. As ironic as it might sound, you cannot expect to define and exhibit complex designs using heavy computational methods. You need to use a lighter tool.

3 Best Voice Assistant Technologies for SMBs

November 29, 2021 No Comments

If you own or run a small or medium-sized business (SMB), you probably appreciate any ways to make your workflow more streamlined and productive. Voice-assistant technologies can certainly help get your to-do list done faster. While these options usually don’t provide the level of help that an extra person would, they let you use your voice to carry out many of the tasks that likely occur throughout your workday. Some voice-based apps also analyze people’s voices, which could help determine whether callers are genuinely satisfied with their phone-based interactions with your company.

The Essential Steps You Need to Follow When Analysing HR Data

November 23, 2021 No Comments

To create truly effective and long-term workforce strategies, you need to have a good volume of HR data to work with and guide your reasoning. If you’re an established large company employing, say, more than 500 or so staff, you’ve likely got stacks of HR data to work with – which is great! But here’s the thing: simply collecting data is not enough when it comes to getting the best from your workforce; you need to know how to make sense of that data to make a positive impact on your organisation – and this is where many HR teams can find things tough going.

List of Top Retail Management Systems in 2021-2022

November 23, 2021 No Comments

Retail management is no piece of cake. We see most of you nodding in agreement when we say this. No matter how much effort you put in, you can never beat a retail management system at handling your retail. Business expansion is fantastic news, but it also brings new difficulties and possibilities that necessitate innovative solutions. Operating a flourishing organization frequently necessitates the introduction of a system or application to fulfill urgent needs. However, this might pave the way for future inefficiencies, time and resource shortages, or error risk.

Essential pieces of technology for your small business

November 23, 2021 No Comments

Running a small business can be exciting, but it can also be exhausting. There is a lot to think about and sometimes you need a little help with the components to make sure the whole machine is running smoothly. Here are some great pieces of tech or software that can take some of the pressure off you so you can focus on what really needs your attention.

Is BNPL About To Change B2B Transactions Forever?

November 23, 2021 No Comments

Buy now pay later (BNPL) is a payment method many of us have used before. Most people use it for one-off purchases that they can’t afford – some people get carried away with it. It’s a form of credit offered by creditors that means every purchase made is like a mini loan. Miss the payments, and it can affect your credit score.

5 Business Tech Solutions That Get the Job Done

November 22, 2021 No Comments

Consider the following five business tech solutions that have the potential to streamline your work, cut costs, and generally make life easier, no matter what kind of product or service you sell.

How AI-Powered Chatbots Can Improve Service Level Agreements (SLAs)

November 17, 2021 No Comments

When we hear the term AI chatbot, a picture of a cool humanoid-looking bot might come to mind. While AI chatbots don’t look like humanoids, they work like a smarter version of a human. This allows them to make meaningful interactions with real people and improve service for various businesses.

2021 Connectivity Benchmark Report

November 16, 2021 No Comments

MuleSoft, in collaboration with Deloitte Digital, surveyed 800 global IT leaders on the state of connectivity and digital transformation. The study revealed that IT teams are under more pressure than ever and are struggling to deliver on all the projects asked of them.

Top 3 digital lending best practices

November 16, 2021 No Comments

Lenders today face a critical challenge — adapt to an environment where refinancing activity is high, interest rates are at an all-time low, and regulatory requirements are evolving or become obsolete. This is not to mention the need for lenders to meet the increasing borrower expectations in this digital world.

The Main Benefits of Sap Business Intelligence

November 12, 2021 No Comments

To talk about SAP, we need to start with understanding the basics of business intelligence (BI). BI is a set of tools and technologies for collecting, analyzing, and processing data. BI makes working processes easier for many types of businesses. For instance, a company uses several channels to receive applications and needs to collect uniform sales statistics. Or advertising campaigns of famous brands cover several websites and you need to compare their effectiveness. All these processes require BI.

Overcoming the Challenges of Shadow IT

November 2, 2021 No Comments

Every IT manager has seen it happen before: your sales team (or your product team, or your finance team) has an issue, and before they bring it to you and your highly-trained IT developers and project managers — asking them to tackle the problem with original or adapted technology — they circumvent IT and go straight to another source, often seeking and finding an external solution to the company’s challenge themselves.

Image Quality Challenges for Automotive Vision Applications Introduction

October 22, 2021 No Comments

With the increase in the integration of digital cameras in automotive applications, the image quality concept of the same is well studied and understood from a human point of view. As it has become a major player when it comes to the safety of the user, image quality becomes ever more important. Image quality is more of a subjective matter to many observers or consumers, there has been significant work undergone to objectively measure the image quality for human perception use cases. Consumer cameras like mobile camera phones, digital cameras, action cameras are great examples of achieving image quality to please human viewers.

How Technology Can Enhance Even the Smallest of Businesses

October 5, 2021 No Comments

When you’re a small business on the high street, competing with your rivals for passing trade and regular customers can feel like an uphill struggle. And that was before Covid-19 decimated your income and profits. However, in order to get one step ahead and to bring more customers through your doors, small businesses should consider embracing technology to make their stores more efficient, versatile and to enhance the customer experience.

10 Signs Your Legacy Software Needs Migration to Cloud

October 5, 2021 No Comments

They say if something is not broken, then you should not bother fixing it, but this statement does not apply when it comes to a company’s IT infrastructure. Put simply, legacy software refers to outdated software that companies still use despite its limitations. The problem with legacy systems, even if they still function properly now, is that they limit business growth, opens your infrastructure up to security risks and keeps your operations stagnant while your competitors evolve.

Webcast: HOW TO SCALE A DATA LITERACY PROGRAM AT YOUR ORGANIZATION

September 15, 2021 No Comments

Join data & analytics leaders from Starbucks, Cardinal Health, and Bol.com for a webinar panel discussion on scaling data literacy skills across your organization with a clear strategy, a pragmatic roadmap, and executive buy-in.

How EverQuote Democratized Data Through Self-Service Analytics

September 15, 2021 No Comments

During our recent webinar on scaling self-service analytics, AtScale spoke with Kwan Lee, EVP of Engineering at EverQuote about its multifaceted self-service approach to data analytics for business users and machine learning.

10 Ways AtScale Helps Organizations Scale Data Science and Enterprise AI

September 15, 2021 No Comments

AtScale’s semantic layer platform can be a key enabler by addressing some of these fundamental challenges head on. Here are 10 important ways an AtScale semantic layer can help.

5 business technology ideas that you start from home

August 30, 2021 No Comments

With modern technology advancement, owning and operating a business from home has never been easy. In this article, we will explore some business tech ideas that you can easily start from home and make a living.

Business Management Tips: The Importance Of Good IT Infrastructure

August 23, 2021 No Comments

A business’s success is determined by several factors including leadership, marketing, and operations. Those are usually the first things that come to mind. Yet, what most people don’t think of right away, even though they should, is the business’s IT infrastructure. In our technology-driven world, IT is baked into everything. Since it’s a major part of how we live and work, mastering it is essential to a business’s survival. How you implement IT is critical to the business’s security, growth, and scalability.

Tips And Tricks On Getting The Most Out of VPN Services

August 20, 2021 No Comments

In the wake of restrictions in access to certain services or content online because of location or other reasons, the Virtual Private Network (VPN) has become a handy tool for internet users. Its unique ability to hide users’ IP addresses and redirect the network through a specially configured remote server. Many users have adopted private networks to access information and contents on the internet that they would typically not have accessed.

Here’s How To Choose The Right Laptop For Your Specific Needs

August 20, 2021 No Comments

Laptops are great – most of them have the capabilities of a personal computer, yet are portable enough to move around whenever you need a change of environment. Even with the rise of the smartphone and, more recently, the smartwatch, the laptop has still managed to withstand the competition to be an item most of us need to work on.

IT Briefcase Exclusive Interview: Sagi Eliyahu, Tonkean, on providing IT with an Alternative to Apps

August 20, 2021 No Comments

with Sagi Eliyahu, CEO and Co-Founder, TonkeanIn this informative interview, we talked with Sagi about how Tonkean is looking to create a new enterprise model for rapid, cross-functional solution delivery that also creates a structure to ensure enterprise-wide security & compliance. Read More >>>

Protect Kubernetes and containerized workloads at scale on AWS

August 19, 2021 No Comments

Watch this webinar to learn how to develop a mature containerization strategy that protects Kubernetes-based and containerized applications.

9 Ways Technology Has Affected Teaching During Pandemic

August 19, 2021 No Comments

The pandemic has led to significant changes in education. The level of education directly affects the income and employment of the population – better-educated people find jobs easier, have better working conditions, and earn more. Education is also positively linked to life expectancy, health, and social integration. Education is a fundamental human right enshrined in Article 26 of the Declaration of Human Rights.

How To Build An Enterprise Software Development Infrastructure

August 12, 2021 No Comments

There are several steps to building an enterprise software development infrastructure. Leading firms need an advanced infrastructure to manage development methodologies, active projects, and necessary resources such as container images. Using these infrastructure, enterprises boost tech workplace productivity, reduce costs, and provide opportunities to differentiate from the competition. This way, businesses increase resource usage efficiency, accelerate software releases, and provide continuous post-release support. As an enterprise software developer, you should embrace lightweight, open source software with minimal dependencies and strong encryption to build your infrastructure.

Affinity Federal Credit Union Implements Self-Service Analytics Program

August 11, 2021 No Comments

While self-service data analytics requires the right technologies, promoting the use of data throughout an organization demands strong data literacy and non-intrusive governance, as well. During our webinar, How to Scale Self-Service Analytics for Smarter Decision-Making, we spoke with John Ackerman, VP of Data and Analytics at Affinity Federal Credit Union about their success with adopting a modern data architecture and facilitating data empowerment.

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