Strategy

Survey: Companies Poised to Go All-In on Digital Transformation in 2019 (DXC Technology Blog)

Digital transformation weaves information and automation into the fabric of every interaction an organization has with customers, partners, employees and processes. This requires n... More

Intelligent Managed Services Among Key Trends Defining Network Service Provider Strategies for the Connected Home in 2019 (Technicolor Blog)

2019 will see more Network Service Providers around the world embrace “managed services” as a core strategy for generating new recurring revenues and competing with retail offe... More

Why Measuring Emotion is the Key to a Better Experience (Adobe Blog)

Every brand wants to know how its customers feel. But capturing the information that helps you understand your customers’ emotions — and how those emotions affect interactions ... More

Google Cloud, Tulip to Provide Machine Learning Solutions for Enterprise Retailers (MESA)

Tulip today announced a partnership with Google Cloud to improve store performance and sales associate effectiveness using Google Cloud's machine learning and analytics. By analyzi... More

How the Gig Economy Will Change in 2019 (Tech Republic)

1. More companies will jump on the gig economy bandwagon. Employees are looking for flexibility at work, which is what makes the gig economy so appealing. Flexibility has a huge im... More

The B2B App Boom Will Only Grow in 2019 (CMS Wire)

This has been a landmark year for the release of new business apps. Vendors, including software industry giants like IBM and SAP, have been flooding the market with hundreds of new... More

5G, AI Promise to Make Our Smartphones Smart (Techonomy)

The advent of 5G cellular technology looming on the near horizon promises to open up a slew of new lanes on the information superhighway, reducing or even eliminating traffic jams,... More

Adobe’s Smart Tags for Video Can Classify Objects, Scenes, Attributes, Actions (Engadget)

User-generated content could be a godsend for marketers. It promises to cut down on the roughly $10 billion spent on content in the U.S. alone, an estimated $1 billion of which is ... More

5G and the Promise of a Smart Home Makeover (CNET)

The coming move to 5G will affect phones, cars, movies and even small-town American government. What about the smart home? A pervasive, high-bandwidth, low-latency network sounds g... More

SAP, Singapore Airlines Collaborate to Boost Corporate Travel Visibility for Enterprises (SCN)

SAP today announced a collaboration with Singapore Airlines to boost travel visibility for businesses. SIA is the first Asia-based carrier to sign an agreement with the SAP Concur ... More

Spotify Releases Analytics Tool for Music Publishers (Billboard)

Following the success of its Spotify for Artists platform, Spotify has released a similar tool set for music publishers. Launched today in beta, Spotify Publishing Analytics gives ... More

Predicting the Future of Digital Marketplaces (Forbes)

Digital Marketplaces are flourishing today thanks to the advances made in Artificial Intelligence, machine learning, real-time personalization and the scale and speed of the latest... More

It Might Get Loud: Inside Silicon Valley’s Battle to Own Voice Tech (Fortune)

Amazon, Apple, and Google are investing billions to make voice recognition the main way we communicate with the Internet. It will be the biggest technology shift since Steve Jobs l... More

‘Sentient, Intelligent and Conversational’ Voice Technology to Become Widespread by 2025 (Verdict)

Highly sophisticated digital assistants driven by voice technology will become commonplace by 2025, according to a new thematic research report. “By 2025 we see a world full of s... More

SAP Cloud Drives Connected Demand Chains, Supply Chains for Intelligent Enterprises (Supply Chain Digital)

SAP has launched its latest iteration of SAP Cloud, bringing innovations that enable straightforward routes to compliance, bring customers an exclusive cloud platform for critical ... More

Amazon Has a Deal For SiriusXM Satellite Radio Subscribers (Fortune)

“Alexa, play the Howard Stern Show.” That’s what more customers of SiriusXM’s satellite and online radio service, which includes the popular shockjock’s show, may be sayi... More

How AI is Helping Amazon Become a Trillion-Dollar Company (Fast Company)

At the scale that Amazon processes orders, peak efficiency is essential. Magnified over millions upon millions of orders a year, even a second or two saved per order makes a huge b... More

Facial Recognition Goes Mainstream (WSJ)

Entertainment venues want to speed customers through the gate by scanning their faces. Airlines are looking to smooth out passengers’ travel by letting them check bags and do oth... More

Why Smart Cities and the Technology Behind Them Should be on the CTOs Radar (IA)

CTOs, particularly those tasked with maintaining business infrastructure and identifying new business technology strategies, should look to smart cities and the technology behind t... More

SAP Announces Ethics Advisory Panel for Artificial Intelligence (MESA)

SAP today announced its guiding principles for artificial intelligence (AI) and its creation of an external AI ethics advisory panel – the first European technology company to do... More