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Small Businesses CAN Compete Using The Cloud

Small Businesses CAN Compete Using The Cloud

Small Businesses Cloud In the past, small business owners had to either run applications or software that was downloaded physically onto a computer. Not only was this process pricey, it’s now a relic of the past that can put your business as a major disadvantage. Thanks to the cloud, business owners access information on any device, anywhere in the world. For example, you can update your social channels, send out invoices, or communicate better with…

Wearable Tech – From Sensible To Silly

Wearable Tech – From Sensible To Silly

Wearable Tech Gartner’s Predicts 2016: Mobile and Wireless report holds many insights into wearable tech with key findings including an estimated 5 million people having enterprise-confidential information on their smartwatches by 2018, and 2020 seeing tech disruptions causing 40% of enterprises to restrict notifications on smartphones and wearables. Though Gartner believes organizations will have to work hard to reduce interruption through smart filtering, training and awareness, and biometric monitoring integration with smart messaging, it’s also…

Aria Systems CEO Tom Dibble Featured In Thought Leaders Web Series

Aria Systems CEO Tom Dibble Featured In Thought Leaders Web Series

Australian Brand Strategy Expert and Author John Cinquina Releases Insightful Video Series of American Innovators SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwired – Jun 2, 2016) – Aria Systems, which helps enterprises grow recurring revenue, today announced that award-winning brand expert John Cinquina, author of Build Great Brands and founder of Red Meets Blue, has featured Aria CEO Tom Dibble in the new “Thought Leaders” video series. In Thought Leaders, Cinquina looks to innovators in New York City, San…

Setting Up Your Marketing Cloud – Finding The Right Tools

Setting Up Your Marketing Cloud – Finding The Right Tools

Marketing Tools The Fit Most recently, an acquisition agreement for the purchase of marketing automation vendor Marketo by a private equity firm was announced, with a price tag of $1.79 billion. This is the latest buyout of a marketing automation vendor, with past trades including Oracle’s purchase of Eloqua, Adobe’s acquisition of Neolane, and IBM attaining Silverpop. Effectively making use of martech and the marketing cloud is becoming more necessary and relevant for businesses of…

How Strategy – Not Technology – Is The Real Driver For Digital Transformation

How Strategy – Not Technology – Is The Real Driver For Digital Transformation

The Real Driver For Digital Transformation Business owners and executives today know the power of social media, mobile technology, cloud computing, and analytics. If you pay attention, however, you will notice that truly mature and successful digital businesses do not jump at every new technological tool or platform. While they do not sit and wait for months or years to create social media pages or to take advantage of new analytical services, they do approach…

The Cancer Moonshot: Collaboration Is Key

The Cancer Moonshot: Collaboration Is Key

Cancer Moonshot In his final State of the Union address in January 2016, President Obama announced a new American “moonshot” effort: finding a cure for cancer. The term “moonshot” comes from one of America’s greatest achievements, the moon landing. If the scientific community can achieve that kind of feat, then surely it can rally around the goal of finding a cure for cancer. President Obama put his second-in-command, Vice President Joe Biden, in charge of…

Cloud And The Military – In The US

Cloud And The Military – In The US

Cloud And The Military Scandalous cost overruns; the newest high tech doesn’t work any better than very old tech; sweetheart monopoly deals with favorite defense contractors; sole sourcing key components from our enemies – the litany just goes on and on. The military’s relationship with technology always seems to be like watching a slow motion car crash. What are they doing with cloud computing? Could it be they are going to get it right? The…

The Edutech Expansion – Significant Advances In The Industry

The Edutech Expansion – Significant Advances In The Industry

The Edutech Expansion The largest education event in Asia-Pac and the Southern Hemisphere, EduTECH, has just launched in Brisbane, Australia, collecting educators and tech providers who will participate in eight congresses and eight post-congress masterclasses. The purpose of the conference is to discuss the significant role technology is playing in education, and a panel dedicated to students will explore how technology is already impacting learning. EduTECH is just one of the many events exploring the…

Tumblr Hack Shows We Need To Eliminate Passwords, Says Secure Cloudlink

Tumblr Hack Shows We Need To Eliminate Passwords, Says Secure Cloudlink

Password Security  The news that more than 65 million Tumblr users could find their passwords and usernames for sale online, is just the latest in a long line of data breaches that should serve as a reminder to both individuals and organisations that the password represents a major security flaw. This is according to Dave Worrall, CTO of Secure Cloudlink, who argues that incidents like this are to be expected, as passwords are simply no longer…

So How Will Big Data Impact Our Lives?

So How Will Big Data Impact Our Lives?

The Big Data Impact Last week we took a closer look at a few of the differences between Business Analytics vs Data Science. Clearly there is great deal of interest in this field especially when leading analyst research firm IDC predicts that big data may soon reach worldwide revenues of nearly $187 billion by 2019. Techcrunch recently spoke with Matt Turck who said: ‘We are entering the most exciting time for big data’. In 2010 only 2.5% of the Series…