Why Do Television Companies Need A Digital Transformation

Why Do Television Companies Need A Digital Transformation

Cloud TV Over just a few years, the world of television production, distribution, and consumption has changed dramatically. In the past, with only a few channels to choose from, viewers watched news and entertainment television at specific times of the day or night. They were also limited by where and how to watch. Options included staying home, going to a friend’s house, or perhaps going to a restaurant or bar to watch a special game,…

Huawei Announces BES Cloud

Huawei Announces BES Cloud

Cloud Business Enabling System SHANGHAI, Sept. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Huawei announced its BES Cloud solution in HUAWEI CONNECT 2016. BES Cloud represents Huawei’s ongoing commitment to the development of industry leading BSS solutions through provision of a SaaS based model for its new generation BSS, BES (Business Enabling System). Built on a digital native architecture, BES Cloud leverages global cloud infrastructure as well as flexible and scalable platform to offer a highly configurable suite…

Fintech Furthering Customer Satisfaction

Fintech Furthering Customer Satisfaction

Banking and Financial Institutions Customer satisfaction has been an important part of business success in most industries, though the financial and banking industries have historically displayed far less concern for customer happiness and are often spoken of cynically by their clients. Fortunately for the customer, the tides are turning, and banking and financial institutions are being forced to recognize the value of their users and treat them with more care. Fintech has come to the…

The Importance of Cloud Backups: Guarding Your Data Against Hackers

The Importance of Cloud Backups: Guarding Your Data Against Hackers

The Importance of Cloud Backups Cloud platforms have become a necessary part of modern business with the benefits far outweighing the risks. However, the risks are real and account for billions of dollars in losses across the globe per year. If you’ve been hacked, you’re not alone. Here are some other companies in the past several years that have fallen victim to data breaches and lived to survive: Premera Blue Cross had 11 million member’s…

Technology and the Future of Cognitive Computing

Technology and the Future of Cognitive Computing

Cognitive Computing Recently popularized by IBM’s highly intelligent Watson supercomputer, which competed on the hit game show Jeopardy, cognitive computing refers to machines that are capable of learning concepts and patterns through advanced language processing algorithms. A system that involves incredibly advanced artificial intelligence, cognitive computing is one facet of computer science that isn’t for the faint of heart. Consumer Uses for Cognitive Computing Although much of the hype is centered on big business and…

Amazon Prime Offers Restaurant Delivery Options In London

Amazon Prime Offers Restaurant Delivery Options In London

Amazon Prime London Restaurant Delivery Amazon has been expanding on its Prime members’ perks with a new two hour restaurant delivery service following on the heels of the availability of Prime Now, which is a two hour delivery service that delivers many Amazon products the same day that they are ordered. Prime Now’s two hour restaurant delivery service recently became available in London as well, demonstrating that Amazon isn’t about to stop their Prime member…

Is Automation The Future Of Radiology?

Is Automation The Future Of Radiology?

Future of Radiology For those of you who don’t already know, radiology is a subset of medicine that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases, illnesses and injuries based on imaging techniques. X-rays, MRI’s, CT scans, ultrasounds and PET scans all fall under the umbrella of radiology. Even within this medical niche you will find doctors that are highly specialized in treating certain parts of the body. Once you go down this rabbit hole,…

Ouissam Youssef: The Future of Media Investment

Ouissam Youssef: The Future of Media Investment

The Future of Media Investment Sponsored series by the Valsef Group Once upon a time, media was easy to understand. There were printed newspapers, magazines, TV, and radio. Together, they were our exclusive sources of news and entertainment. They had two basic financial models: advertiser-supported free media and subscription media, which included anything that had to be purchased for a nominal price, such as newspaper or a paid TV channel. Separately, movie theatres and hardcopy…

3 Groundbreaking Wearables In The Travel Space

3 Groundbreaking Wearables In The Travel Space

3 Groundbreaking Wearables The advent of wearable technologies had many expecting a utopia free of 20th-century pains such as paper maps, customer loyalty cards, lost luggage, and sluggish airport security. Unfortunately, technological limitations have prevented wearables from revolutionizing the world. A number of devices struggle with voice recognition: Travel technology company Sabre found that about 16 percent of voice commands were ineffective with Google Glass during tests at an airport. To top it off, GPS…

Password Syncing Platforms Frequently Targeted

Password Syncing Platforms Frequently Targeted

Opera Sync Following on the heels of a recent public request by Dropbox that their users change their passwords in response to a 2012 attack that recently turned up more usernames and passwords online, Opera also became a target last week when their browser’s sync service became compromised. While Opera has not released any specifics about the attack, they did submit a public statement on their blog requesting that all users of Opera Sync update…