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Mobile Cloud Services Will Disrupt Old Business Models

David H Deans
The competition for market share in the mobile cloud arena will escalate during 2015. The cloud content and services markets -- enabled by the ubiquity of smartphones and media tablets -- are now the battleground between major content providers, device manufacturers and internet service providers.
Mobile Cloud Services Will Disrupt Old Business Models

The Microsoft Band in the Wearable Smartphone Market

bosmolskate
Recently, Microsoft brought a surprise to the tech world by introducing a fitness tracking wristband which comes with an app and cloud computing technology which can track fitness and health related data and the best part is that it is actually very good.
The Microsoft Band in the Wearable Smartphone Market

Disrupting Work: Are You Ready for 2015? [INFOGRAPHIC]

servantofchaos
Some years ago, while working at SAP, I was involved in a global workforce enablement program. Our challenge was to look ahead to 2015 (yes, we are now almost there), model the future demand for software, services and skills and put in place programs that would ensure there were enough skilled and experienced SAP practitioners available to deliver to the expected demands of our customers. What we realized was that learning could no longer be seen as a single event.
Disrupting Work: Are You Ready for 2015? [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Cloud Is Revolutionizing Mobile Marketing

danielnewmanUV
Cloud computing and mobile technology have been two of the most talked-about trends in the past few years. While they have brought significant changes in the way we do business, the interaction between these two innovations looks promising. As businesses are constantly trying to reinvent themselves, they are under the mounting pressure of coping with the fast-paced evolution of the marketing sector and the emergence of new marketing practices.
How Cloud Is Revolutionizing Mobile Marketing

Flexible Consumption: What Makes Cloud the Ultimate SMB Play

danielnewmanUV
What is it, exactly, that makes cloud such a smart play for the small and midsize company? While there are many things that attribute to how the cloud can help any business big or small, the biggest competitive advantage of cloud can be found in these three areas, which make up the concept of Flexible Consumption.
Flexible Consumption: What Makes Cloud the Ultimate SMB Play

What the New iPhone 6 Plus Reveals About the Future of Work

Daniel Green
The rise of cloud computing has enabled mobile devices to fulfil most computing tasks so that “any trade-offs are outweighed by the convenience and flexibility provided by the mobile devices."
What the New iPhone 6 Plus Reveals About the Future of Work

Why Small Brands Need Big Data

danielnewmanUV
Every minute on the internet there are more than 2,000,000 Google searches, 685,000 Facebook updates, 200 million sent emails and 48 hours worth of video uploaded to YouTube. Not in a day or a week, but in a minute. That is a ton of information to process and frankly most companies are struggling with what to do about it.
Why Small Brands Need Big Data

Of Roku, Angry Birds, and the Importance of the Cloud

Chris Horton
IBM’s recent acquisition of Cloudant is just the latest reminder that the cloud wars may not be too distant in our horizon. However, this post is not about such heady fare. Instead, I’d like to share a recent personal experience I had with Roku and Angry Birds which I believe argues for the necessity of the cloud for individuals as well as businesses.
Of Roku, Angry Birds, and the Importance of the Cloud

Making Better Business Decisions (Part 1)

mfauscette
In the information age, operational efficiency is not a key competitive advantage; in fact, it is directly tied to rigidity and inability to adapt to change, which are a huge disadvantage in the new global, connected economy. Flexibility, agility and adaptability are the new competitive advantage.
Making Better Business Decisions (Part 1)

In the Cloud: Innovating Information Management

JulieHunt
Information-led business innovation and competitiveness is becoming a recognized path for potential success. In parallel, in general services in the cloud are talked about more and more as enablers of innovation, as an agile, dynamic and cost-effective environment for new business direction and experimentation.
In the Cloud: Innovating Information Management