by Angela Guess A new press release reports, ?Automation Anywhere, the global leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA), today announced the most significant upgrade in the company?s history to its flagship Digital Workforce Platform, Automation Anywhere Enterprise. Building on a robust enterprise RPA platform recognized as the most widely deployed in the industry, version 11 [?]
You might not be able to compete with the behemoths, but there are some things you can do to find great talent. Think about partnering with other companies and how multi-disciplinary teams can help fill gaps.
by Angela Guess A new press release reports, ?SAP SE today unveiled a new way for customers to simplify and speed the use of cloud-based people and organizational data across their businesses with the SAP® SuccessFactors® People Central Hub solution. The need for people and organizational data across the enterprise is vital, but integrating this [?]
With the amount of data in the world predicted to increase at least 50 fold between 2010 and 2020, how we store that data has come into sharp focus. Collecting large volumes of raw log data from multiple applications and infrastructure components and sending it to a central location for storage and processing, for example, increases the size and cost of storage. And as the volume of data grows and storage and processing costs increase dramatically, businesses risk undermining the advantages big data brings. Furthermore, the surging demand for data has environmental implications; by 2020, 12 percent of the world?s energy consumption will be taken by our digital ecosystem, and this is expected to grow annually at approximately 7 percent until 2030.
In-memory computing (IMC) is becoming a fixture in the data center, and Gartner predicts that by 2020, IMC will be incorporated into most mainstream products. One of the benefits of IMC is that it will enable enterprises to start implementing hybrid transactional/analytical processing (HTAP) strategies, which have the potential to revolutionize data processing by providing real-time insights into big data sets while simultaneously driving down costs.
Click to learn more about author Paul Stanton. Cloud Computing and DevOps are dominant themes in computing today. AWS, Azure, Google, and others compete to provide greater agility, while reducing enterprise cost of building, running, and protecting information services. Progress is being made in DevOps strategies, with new leadership and organizational culture, combined with tools [?]
Click to learn more about author Gary Orenstein. Introduction Every day we see freshly created data streams. From new mobile apps, to new connected appliances and automobiles, to new business applications capturing information from all corners of the world, we are awash in data. This dramatic trend is perhaps best illustrated in the skyrocketing valuations [?]
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced Social Media Engagement, an expansion to its Digital Engagement Platform, that allows brands to engage with consumers directly on social channels using the same platform that is powering their traditional customer care programs. The new capability utilizes artificial intelligence to listen [?]
by Angela Guess A new press release states, ?Chevron Corporation today announced a seven-year partnership with Microsoft Corp. establishing the company as Chevron?s primary cloud provider, accelerating the application of advanced technologies including analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT) to drive performance and improve efficiencies. ?We embrace every opportunity that streamlines our workflows, gives [?]
These are exciting times for those determined to propel their business towards the next age of digitalization, but beyond the sophisticated tools and intelligent machines, leaders have to give thought to how their employees will help to drive success.
Hard disk makers are using capacity as their chief bulwark against the rise of solid-state drives (SSDs), since they certainly can?t argue on performance, and Western Digital ? the king of the hard drive vendors ? has shown off a new technology that could lead to 40TB drives.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?At Oracle OpenWorld 2017, The Hackett Group, Inc. launched its Digital Transformation Platform?, a proprietary Oracle Cloud diagnostic and implementation system. Using the platform, companies can improve ROI and optimize their Oracle cloud configurations using The Hackett Group?s performance targets, best practices and inventory of optimized [?]
Click to learn more about author Shawn Ryan. With a plethora of new technologies and innovations infiltrating industries, companies are scrambling to develop cutting-edge digital initiatives and incorporate more holistic, data-driven results into their business strategies. One specific technology gaining traction in multiple verticals is the Internet of Things, or IoT. In the context of data, [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?CIOs trying to lead digital transformation at the speed needed to succeed need a mix of three scale accelerators, according to Gartner, Inc. The three scale accelerators include: digital dexterity, network effect technologies, and an industrialized digital platform. During the opening keynote today at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, [?]
Competition in the 21st Century economy is fierce. Consumers are more tech-savvy than ever, as we all carry around more computing power in our pockets than Neil Armstrong took to the moon?and potential customers pay attention to differentiated experiences. Increasingly for all businesses, investing in agile software development is a way to achieve that differentiation.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?The need for businesses to become more agile and lead their own intelligent disruptions using data has never been stronger. To accelerate their data-driven digital transformation, organizations need to manage data using a strategic approach rather than a tactical one. To unleash the full disruptive power [?]
by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, ?Amdocs, a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies, is launching Smartbot, an artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning-based bot that enables digital service providers (DSPs) to provide customer care, sales and marketing engagements to even the most discerning millennial. Amdocs Smartbot with [?]