Future of Banking Part 2: Social Payments On The Rise

By Josh Hamilton | January 30, 2017

Social Payments In 2014, RBC became the very first bank in North America to offer a P2P payment service via Facebook Messenger. In the two years since then social payments have been on a steady rise, and while they have

Expect Cloud Companies To Enter Content Distribution Industry Through The IoT Market

By CloudTweaks | January 27, 2017

Cloud Content Distribution Industry The Internet of Things is gradually becoming a real thing despite some doubts about the maturity of the technology and constant concerns over the privacy and security provided by IoT devices that customers use at home

Trends in MarTech to Look Out for This Year

By Joya Scarlata | January 26, 2017

Trends in MarTech Marketing technology, or MarTech, has come a long way with a landscape that is steadily growing. In 2016, the MarTech landscape has nearly doubled in size, with no signs of stopping. The number of vendors entering the

Future of Banking Part 1: Will Digital Banking Replace Traditional Branches?

By Josh Hamilton | January 25, 2017

Digital Banking Future The future of the bank as an institution is incredibly uncertain right now, but even more uncertain is the future of the bank branch. So much so, that many would consider the phrase “future of the bank

Startup Growth Hacking

Measuring Digital Marketing and Growth Hacking

By Jennifer Klostermann | January 23, 2017

Measuring Digital Marketing Digital marketing and growth hacking offer us an extensive range of tools and services that promise improved brand recognition, higher product uptake, greater lead generation, and better customer engagement. But as with the more traditional forms of

The Retail Industry Future Trends

The Retail Industry Future Trends

By Jennifer Klostermann | January 19, 2017

Trends In The Retail Industry In efforts to keep up with current trends and consumer expectations, retailers are hard at work implementing online shopping platforms, mobile and IoT purchasing tools, and in-store digital alerts to entice digitally-savvy buyers. For the

Companies Looking To Capitalize on Martech

By Jennifer Klostermann | December 13, 2016

Capitalizing on Martech According to research conducted by Walker Sands Communication, at least half of US marketers intend to spend more on marketing technology in the coming year. Already the industry receives billions of dollars from venture capitalists investing in

The Return of the CIO

By John Pientka | November 18, 2016

Not long ago pundits were writing the obituary for CIO’s. They were becoming as archaic as the VP’s of Electricity from the early 20th century. CDO’s, CTO’s even CMO’s were the future. Well, check again folks – the CIO is

Progressions and Predictions of Marketing Technology

By Jennifer Klostermann | November 10, 2016

Predictions of Marketing Technology In Gartner’s 2015 Data-Driven Marketing Survey we saw three new technologies entering the hype cycle, Predictive B2B Marketing, Ad Blocking, and Mobile Wallet. Further, the 2016 Hype Cycle for Digital Marketing and Advertising suggested that the

Technology Influencer in Chief: 5 Steps to Success for Today’s CMOs

By CloudTweaks | November 7, 2016

Success for Today’s CMOs Being a CMO is an exhilarating experience – it’s a lot like running a triathlon and then following it with a base jump. Not only do you play an active role in building a company and

Avoiding Obsolescence In The Cloud

Avoiding Obsolescence In The Cloud

The Cloud I was amused to discover this week that Microsoft aren’t supporting Internet Explorer 8 or 9 – with ...
Jennifer Marsh

The Business of Security: Avoiding Risks

The Business of Security Security is one of those IT concerns that aren’t problematic until disaster strikes. It might be ...
Max Contributor

Zero-Rating and Data Consumption

Zero-Rating The ordinary mobile user often feels the need to backup their personal files only after they’ve lost it. It’s ...
Your Office 365 Data Security - Is It Properly Protected?

Your Office 365 Data Security – Is It Properly Protected?

Office 365 Data Security As more and more people collaborate and access data from outside the office and across multiple ...
Cloud Communications Security: Whose Business Is It, Anyway?

Cloud Communications Security: Whose Business Is It, Anyway?

Cloud Communications Security Don’t count on cloud providers to provide all your UCaaS security It’s official: Unified Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS) has ...
Managed Services Providers (MSPs) - Urged To Embrace The Cloud

Managed Services Providers (MSPs) – Urged To Embrace The Cloud

Managed Services Providers (MSPs)  If you’ve been observant of the managed services providers MSP industry over the last two years, ...