Lisa Pope, Infor’s strategy and sales chief, was explains how the manufacturing sector needs to use digital technologies to get closer to their customers.
Building the Internet of Things in the Australian tropical rainforest is not easy, particularly when giant rats view your kit as lunch.
Networking giant Cisco has made a number of acquisitions in recent months that see it shifting its IoT focus away from hardware towards software.
A principle way that knowledge is advanced comes through the application of the scientific method. sometimes though, even revered sources get it wrong.
More than half (53%) of organizations polled in the US, UK and Germany are ill prepared in cyber-security terms, with those respondents describing themselves as “cyber-novices”. What's to be done and what's the role of government?
2016 was the year of the unexpected; 2017 is the year of volatility. Genpact CEO N. V. Tyagarajan sees the dangers, but also the opportunities for driving digital transformation.
In this edition: why IoT adoption is slowed by lack of open standards. And: why tech companies are taking action on H-1Bs, and that's not all. Feature charts erodes trust; does AI erode the middle class? Your whiffs include Megadeth getting puppet-mastered, and IoT devices running amok.
You can automate and make your home as 'smart' as you like but is it all worth the investment or is the hype way ahead of the reality. Guess what I found?
For the Internet of Things to make it into the mainstream, there is still an awful lot of work to be done. Top of the list is developing standards to tackle interoperability, security and privacy, but there are other more commercial considerations too.
Despite all the buzz around the Internet of Things and some interesting public sector use cases, it is still a very immature market. So just where is the IoT at in terms of development and where does its greatest potential lie?
The Acumatica Summit provided the first - but likely not the last - blockchain keynote demo of the year. This one had some legs, with live product from Acronis. I spoke to the Acronis team afterwards, and shot a quick video. My chat with two Hyperledger enthusiasts adds more on why 2017 is a big year for blockchain. Not for hype, but for proving use cases at scale.
We recently covered the DxContinuum acquisition by ServiceNow. In this story, we get into some of the detail and expectations going forward.
Salesforce's Peter Coffee has had enough of apocalyptic thinking. It's time to think about creating partnership between technology to do the routinizable and the algorithmable, and people to do the trans-disciplinary and the relational.