Not all BI projects are created equal. At NRF 2017, I found out how Aldo achieved a 90 percent mobile BI adoption rate. The bigger story is about giving employees the data they need to be effective - no small feat in modern retail. Aldo's David Dadoun shared his project tips, and gave us a look at SAP BusinessObjects Roambi in action.
I recently plugged a big gap in my content and research workflow. I thought I'd share my evaluation process - and how curation and bookmarking tools should be evaluated. I'm also including my grade on Instapaper, the tool I tested.
This piece started out as a roast. But as I got deeper, I wanted to better understand why Medium has struggled, and how it might succeed. And what about the enterprise reader? How should we think about our own content investments in light of Medium's rethink?
The UK’s higher education sector is now subject to market forces like never before. But could mobile, flexible and social learning provide the answer to helping universities succeed?
Enterprise UX design has made big progress - but not so fast. The future of UX is rushing towards us, with AI, bots, voice, and wearables sending designers back to basic training. Then there's the design temptation of manipulating consumers. I take a look ahead - and hand out some informal 2016 UX awards.
Engineering plays an important role in HPE's future as its CTO outlines new architectures for a hybrid future, connecting the edge to the cloud
It may have 500 million registered users, but really, Dropbox is now far more interested in adding to its 200,000 corporate user base and sees collaboration tools, together with a rich array of technology partners adding a wide range of specialised tools, as the way to get both there, and possibly onto the public stock market.
Overwhelming amounts of data can turn into overwhelming misinformation, says Peter Coffee of Salesforce – especially if there’s a confirmation bias in play, where too many of the people asking questions are all expecting (or even hoping for) the same result.
Black Friday came and went and the stats are coming in. What's clear is that in the US, offline stores still matter to shoppers, while m-commerce has proven to be good investment for savvy retail firms.
The travel agent in the high street may be on the wane, but there are those, like Thomas Cook, which are investing in digital to upgrade their operating models.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday offer a boom in retail business, but also add pressure to online and offline fulfilment systems. Target is convinced its digital investment is going to enable it to avoid problems during this busy period.
Black Friday is almost upon us and JC Penney CEO Marvin Ellison hopes to use the firm's digital transformation efforts to bolster growth.
At SAPTechEd 2016 Barcelona, developers wanted an update on the Apple iOS SDK partnership. We got that, and a whole lot more, in a customer session with pre-early SDK adopter Mapal. The story brought a compelling twist: Mapal's new iPad app is fueling an ambitious IoT platform play.