Digital transformation remains an obstacle course. At Connected Enterprise ’17, the BT-150 executive panel shared how they faced these obstacles, moving beyond noisy KPIs and stifling performance reviews.
An actuary’s eye for data analytics led Insure The Box CEO Mike Brockman to ThoughtSpot to help users drill down on driver telematics and business metrics
Netflix has disrupted the broadcast TV industry and now has its sights on the movie business. Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos talks through the challenges ahead.
“We’re not your father’s accountant” – how Upsourced Accounting is changing accounting with the Xero cloud
Upsourced Accounting always knew they wanted cloud accounting software. But they could not have expected all the changes ahead. Ryan Watson shared their story at XeroCon – and his take on the AI and automation changes to come.
Automotive services company Jiffy Lube initially deployed Splunk to tackle IT security, but quickly moved on to what else it could learn about its business from machine log analytics.
At Couchbase Connect ’17, I shot a fun demo video of EYE-SYNC, a mobile brain health assessment tool developed by SyncThink. CTO Dan Beeler shares what drives their brain health mission – and why they built a cloud data platform with Couchbase.
You can’t improve what you can’t measure. Michael Drollinger has learned that firsthand at Port of Seattle. He walked me through a service use case, sharing Tableau dashboards that illustrate the analytics progress made.
The ambitious journey to modern HR – talking risk, retention, and SuccessFactors with Corning’s Christy Pambianchi
Modern HR is a worthy goal, but for a company of Corning’s scale, it’s an ambitious undertaking. Corning Incorporated’s Christy Pambianchi told me her secrets to strategic HR – and how her team pulled off a big bang SuccessFactors rollout this year.
Startup growth is never a bad thing – but the strain it puts on an IT team is real. Jason Wu of AdStage told me how AdStage addressed its data scale issues, and why Apache Cassandra-as-a-Database service was the right choice.
Is software eating the world? Heavy equipment maker Caterpillar is adding subscription services to connected products, but isn’t changing its core business
Struggling UK department store chain House of Fraser has invested in tools from Microstrategy in order to address its challenges and capture new opportunities.