Just like your business, technology never stops advancing. Each year, there are new ways that technology can automate processes, lower costs, and enhance customer and employee satisfaction - all with the goal of increasing revenue! And while it can be difficult to change how your business works, leaving old methods behind and embracing new technology can help lead your business to more success and growth.
The technology landscape in the financial services sector is vast, ranging from cutting-edge to mission-critical, each having an impact on the industry as a whole. Customer-facing services and back-end operations alike are seeing real benefits from innovation, including greater efficiencies and higher levels of customer satisfaction.
The rate at which technology is evolving is increasing almost exponentially. In the business sector, hardware has given way to software-defined everything, while many on-premises technologies are now offered as a service. Much of the advances in technology over the last few years have been the direct result of the growing ubiquity of the cloud and faster connectivity speeds, both of which have enabled companies to adopt digital transformation technologies to help them work smarter and more efficiently.
Authored by two luminary Business Intelligence (BI) industry analysts. This 9 page report exposes best practices on Self-Service BI. The findings come from a Q3'12 survey on BI, which captured the experiences of 327 organizations.
The closer your organization gets to your customers, the more successful it will be. Learn how to take customer relationships to a new level of intimacy using a combination of business intelligence and predictive analytics software.
Working with BrightStar Partners, an Avnet Services company, and IBM, the PDZA team has developed a new analytics solution that combines real-time weather data with ticket sales and attendance information to help forecast visitor numbers much more accurately than ever before.
This white paper describes software as the invisible thread that links product parts into an intelligent whole. It examines software delivery for smart products and strategies for evolving software development into a business process.
The IBM Rational Intelligent Transportation Systems solution addresses the challenges with complex projects for the planning, development, deployment and lifecycle management of transportation software. Learn more by reviewing the ekit resources.
OBIEE Plus is a comprehensive business intelligence platform that delivers a full range of capabilities. Read this data sheet to learn about all of the key features and benefits of this dynamic solution.
This white paper demonstrates how the increased power of having metrics and analytic insight can align core HR business processes with organizational goals and strategies to ensure organizations make the right business decisions today for tomorrow.
This White Paper will present some common sense suggestions for improving the “beginning of the lifecycle” risk mitigation process. In other words, ways to add a bit more intelligence beginning with the screening and hiring process. Then, we’ll look at how to tie the efforts made at the beginning of the lifecycle to the rest of the employee lifecycle, using a combination of process and tools to significantly improve security, and reduce the chances of an insider incident.
Much as a journalist is expected to report on the “who, what, when,” etc. when filing their story, professional business-to-business (B2B) sales reps are more likely to open doors, nurture opportunities, and close deals when they know more about their prospect or customer. Sales Intelligence, as a broad category of tools and services within the Sales Effectiveness space, represents a significant opportunity for all varieties of sales-oriented job roles to better understand their buyer both before and during the traditional — and non-traditional — sales cycle. This Research Brief summarizes initial Aberdeen research findings based on recent sales intelligence data collected from 206 survey respondents, and provides specific guidance regarding best practices and technologies that sales leaders and sales operations practitioners are well-advised to adopt.
Published By: Symantec
Published Date: Jun 18, 2015
Learn how to use actionable threat intelligence to protect your digital business and see how aligning your threat intel efforts with the goals and success factors of your digital business will greatly improve your company’s organizational goals.
Published By: Symantec
Published Date: Jun 19, 2015
Learn how employees are putting your intellectual property at risk and see how there is a growing problem of intellectual property theft in the workplace by understanding the mindset of employees that take corporate assets.
Sponsored by: NEC and Intel® Xeon® processor
Servers with the Intel® Xeon® processor E7 v2 family in a four-CPU configuration can deliver up to twice the processing performance, three times the memory capacity, and four times the I/O bandwidth of previous models. Together with their excellent transaction processing performance, these servers provide a high level of availability essential to enterprise systems via advanced RAS functions that guarantee the integrity of important data while also reducing costs and the frequency of server downtime.
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With the intelligent Business Platform (iBP) in the cloud from IBM, you can transform your enterprise to exploit the potential of cloud-based business transactions, improve the quality of your business processes and help realize significant cost savings.
IBM Bluemix, a robust platform as a service (PaaS) to host and deploy your app, also provides a wide range of enterprise grade tools that can be used in your applications to run your business needs. The Analytics Warehouse Service available in IBM Bluemix provides a powerful, easy-to-use, and agile platform for business intelligence (BI) and analytics tasks. Check out this upcoming webcast to learn how you can create a ready-to-use BI and analytics service on Bluemix, in just a few clicks, and even access those results on an Android app.
There is an exponential increase in connected devices that are producing data about our homes, health, cars, and everything in between. The Internet of things (IoT) is exploding into apps that allow users to see and interact with these devices. Watson can enable IoT apps to understand the meaning and intent of the users that interact with these connected devices. Check out this webcast to learn how the cognitive services from IBM Watson available on Bluemix can make IoT apps be intelligent, overcome complexity, and support discovery and decision making.
The IBM Smarter Process approach helps you to increase customer loyalty and engagement. Gain visibility and the ability to quickly change operational systems with intelligent automation. Increase efficiencies and lower costs.
Artificial intelligence (AI) is a hot topic in commerce marketing and may be the fastest growing technology trend today. Experts believe AI will have a huge impact on our daily lives, our interactions with one another and the broader economy.
A growing number of commerce marketing software providers claim their systems use AI. But it can be difficult to know for sure what that means for your brand and how you can use it to market products and services more effectively to consumers. Does the rise of AI and related technologies signal a sea change in commerce marketing?
In a word, yes.
Let’s take a closer look at these techniques and how they can boost your marketing efforts and success. We’ll also look at their limitations and the questions you can ask to help you distinguish between marketing hype and tools that can provide value for your business.