1 May, 2014
According to research firm IDC, the number of mobile workers worldwide is expected to reach 1.3 billion (37.2 percent of the global workforce…
21 March, 2014
TEC recently published its 2014 Mobile BI Buyers Guide and a related blog post in which some results from a survey on mobile business intelligence…
Publication: SmartData Collective
25 November, 2014
Keith Block, vice president of Salesforce, pointed out that he was running most of his tasks off a smartphone, a view that was echoed moments later by Ulrik Nehammer, general manager of Coca-Cola KO +0.05%. “Today I run most of my business from the phone,” Nehammer said, adding…
19 November, 2014
Technology use in the modern workplace has changed drastically over the past decade. Employees were traditionally tied to their desks with large, cumbersome workstations. The introduction of laptops freed staff members to take their work with them to meetings and even home. The recent growth of affordable mobile technologies such…
19 November, 2014
Traditional business intelligence is typically associated with users who have exceptional analytics skills, understand complex algorithms and have unique training in decoding specific sets of data to maximize service and boost profits.
But today we are seeing fewer companies relying on trained analysts using large-scale, static BI applications and…
17 November, 2014
The other day I had a problem with my iPhone — a 4S, with 64GB running iOS 8.1 — so here’s my story:
First, some context. I have 420 apps taking 22.78GB storage and 4,000 songs taking 7.82GB of storage on my phone, and a few miscellaneous…
Publication: IT World
13 November, 2014
Tablets, due to size and portability, have become a popular tool for consumers and business users on the go. Will they one day become dominant in BYOD for business users who own a device for both work and play?
According to predictions released by research firm Gartner on Thursday, tablets…
11 November, 2014
I have often argued that in both the fixed and the mobile telecoms markets the actual telecoms element is a utility – a utility that allows for an enormous range of new services, new business models and new applications.
That’s why for more than a decade (since 2002 to be…
Publication: Technology Spectator
11 November, 2014
I always find it interesting when two or more innovations blend together to give us something even more amazing. Cloud computing and mobile technology have been two of the most talked-about trends in the past few years and while they have brought significant changes in the way we do…
Publication: Business 2 Community
10 November, 2014
We’re nearing the end of 2014 and most smart CEOs already know their IT transformation game plan for 2015 – more digital differentiation woven into the fabric of their essential operations.
Every enterprise is now a digital business, regardless of the industry. That’s why digital service innovators are in…
4 November, 2014
I have often argued that in both the fixed and the mobile telecoms markets the actual telecoms element is a utility — a utility that allows for an enormous range of new services, new business models and new applications.
For this reason the argument for more than a decade (since 2002…
1 August, 2014
Strategic Focus Report – Business intelligence : Technology and market trends is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. This report analyses the current trends, drivers, and inhibitors impacting the business intelligence market. The report outlines the evolution of business intelligence technologies, and identifies and assesses the best performing vendors in…