Risk-based transformation: From hype to reality

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The digital movement is real. Consumers now possess more content at their fingertips than ever before, and it has impacted how we do business. Companies like Airbnb, Uber and Waze have disrupted typical business models, forcing established players in different industries to find ways to stay relevant in the ever-emerging digital age. This post is […]

How millennial work habits fuel enterprise success (really!)

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Regarding millennials, the typical advice for enterprise leaders often has a slightly patronizing air to it. Younger workers, it seems, are children to be tolerated and even indulged: “If you don’t allow millennial workers to use the digital tools of their choice on the job, they will become unhappy and unproductive.” (Cynical Subtext: You have to let […]

La lección sobre IoT que ya deberíamos haber aprendido 

Hace unas semanas escribí sobre los pasos que las empresas deben iniciar para prepararse ante la llegada de Internet de las Cosas (IoT). Me centraba en la importancia de gestionar y analizar los datos generados, a partir de los dispositivos conectados. Pero conseguirlo depende de dos variables: conectividad y seguridad. Sin éstas, sus iniciativas IoT […]

IoT spending increases as strategies mature

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Apparently the Internet of Things (IoT) isn’t just a passing fad. Global spending on IoT is expected to grow 16.7% year over year in 2017, reaching just over $800 billion. That’s according to technology research giant IDC in an update to its Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide. By 2021, IDC says, enterprise spending on […]

Introducing the born-digital hospital

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Digital technology is now profoundly changing the experiences of hospital patients and those who care for them. Like many other sectors, the healthcare industry has seen great leaps forward in the use of technology. We learn daily of new ways remote consultation and diagnosis, improved analytical tools and even 3D printing of body parts and prostheses are […]

The essential vehicle for digital transformation

Ask 10 enterprise professionals to define “digital transformation” and you’re liable to get 10 different answers. But however digital transformation is defined, it simply isn’t possible without mobile technology. With that in mind, enterprise IT leaders must ensure their mobile initiatives are on track, strategically and operationally. Otherwise digital transformation will be derailed — and that spells potential […]

Cool security tools your mobile workers just might use

As any IT professional knows, enterprise mobile workers typically aren’t as security conscious as, well, IT professionals. Understandable to be sure, but vexing nonetheless! Poor security practices — ranging from losing mobile devices to failing to use encryption on public Wi-Fi networks — can result in data loss and theft, brand damage, compliance penalties and more. […]

How mobile payments can transform your business

Consumers still are slow to adopt mobile payments, despite efforts by companies such as Apple, Google and Samsung to generate traction for their mobile payment platforms. But don’t let the underwhelming ramp-up deceive you; mobile payments will eventually reach a tipping point, just as online purchasing did years ago. And the enterprises that will most effectively […]

Study: 40% of used devices contain personal info

Here’s a new data point for IT professionals to ponder during their sleepless nights: 40% of electronic devices sold in publicly available resale channels contain Personally Identifiable Information (PII). A study by the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID) analyzed hard drives, mobile phones and tablets. “While there have been similar studies over the past decade, […]

The mobile revolution has only just begun

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Nearly a decade ago, the first enterprise CEO walked into the office with his or her brand-new iPhone and told the CIO, “I want to use this to access my work files and accounts.” That CIO presumably snuck out for a drink — but the consumerization of the enterprise was under way. Since then, everyone from […]