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Are you confusing infographics with data visualization?


Is there a difference between infographics and data visualization and, if so, what is it? This is the question I’ve been asking myself as I put pressure on graphics designers to convert complex data into attractive and meaningful visuals (for a project unrelated to DXC). Telling a story with no words isn’t as easy as […]

La Robotización de Procesos de Negocio, una oportunidad para aumentar los negocios y reducir los costes operativos

¿Conoce el coste que tiene para su organización las ineficiencias que se producen en sus procesos? ¿Y cómo ello impacta en la satisfacción de sus clientes? Durante años, muchas empresas han utilizado la externalización de procesos de negocio, y en especial de aquellas tareas de tipo más repetitivo para poder centrarse en aquellas actividades que […]

Convergence is central to many 2018 tech trends

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The advantage to being a blogger with a “diverse” background is the ability to be somewhat schizophrenic in one’s writing.  As you may have sensed, my current professional career ranges from healthcare technology, enterprise IT, smart cites, global branding, international media, higher education, cross cultural business, and snowboard instruction. While many “predictions articles” focus on […]

2018, el año de la “re-plataformación”

Con este terrible palabro (“replatform” en inglés americano) al proceso que vive la empresa actual, de adaptarse a los cambios del mercado a gran velocidad, y que va a llegar a su punto álgido en este 2018 que comienza. Responde a la necesidad de ganar productividad y tomar mejores decisiones, gracias a la información que […]

OmniLocation + geomatics = modern-day presence technologies


With billions of smart phones, and even more IoT devices, blanketing the world and capable of transmitting location and other data, it is possible to track anyone and anything at any time. This puts presence technology – technology that has been around for decades – on steroids and gives companies access to all sorts of […]

Chatbots in 2018 and beyond


With recent technological advancements in artificial intelligence (AI), neuro-linguistic programming, machine learning, internet of things (IoT) and web speech APIs, it is now possible to streamline interactions between computer and human languages more effectively. And with drastic improvements in speech recognition, especially in terms of native languages, chatbots’ performance in various applications can now be […]

How IoT powers next-generation Enterprise Asset Management (EAM)


Enterprise asset management (EAM) has a significant impact on an organization’s ability to overcome challenges and compete in the global market. EAM can result in significant cost savings and growth thanks to its ability to positively affect planning and budgeting, strategic alignment, maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO), risk management, compliance, and organizational harmonization. At the […]

Les commerçants ont besoin de beaucoup plus que des transactions plus rapides

« De nombreux fournisseurs de notre secteur ne comprennent toujours pas. » Ce fut ma principale conclusion en sortant de la convention de la National Retail Federation. Bien sûr, le spectacle était grand et excitant. Mais en regardant les nombreux stands d’exposants, j’ai été frappé par le nombre important de produits et solutions ne concernant que deux […]

Leadership through humility

In the book, “Humility is the New Smart,” authors Edward Hess and Katherine Ludwig examine how technology can effectively replace what was once the monopoly of the human race with robots, machine learning, artificial intelligence, neural networks (and the list goes on). Our authors suggest technology will replace 47 percent of American jobs (there is […]

Santé : Relever le défi des données fragmentées

Par Cécile Mico, responsable du développement commercial du marché Santé et Vincent Planat, architecte et expert en technologies Santé, DXC Technology Fragmentation des systèmes d’information, silos de données… les défis ne manquent pas pour les organismes de santé français, et les freinent dans la modernisation de leurs pratiques. Les précieuses archives, telles que les notes […]