The Internet of Things and the customer experience

We’ve talked a bit about the Internet of Things (IoT) in terms of what technologies and trends are driving the market: Huge volumes of information are being collected, whether in structured or unstructured

Published on: October 15th, 2015 Dave Webb

The ROI of IoT: How to make the Internet of things benefit your bottom line

We’ve examined how IoT can improve the customer experience, improve loyalty, and give a savvy organization the opportunity to deliver the right offer to the right customer at the right time. All but

Published on: October 12th, 2015 Dave Webb

Starting small for big success with the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things, even when it is spoken of in terms of transforming businesses and lives and resulting in trillions of dollars of incremental revenues across a multitude of industries, can seem

Published on: October 8th, 2015 Robert Dutt

What you need to know about the Internet of Things

There used to be this thing called the World Wide Web. It was an application built on top of the infrastructure of the Internet, itself built on an American defense project to link

Published on: October 5th, 2015 Dave Webb

Internet of Things: It’s not just for IT managers

While it will likely be the IT organization that drives the implementation of the Internet of Things within a company, it will be line of business users from marketing to sales that truly

Published on: October 1st, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Developing an IoT plan: does your strategy stack up?

We’re hearing a lot these days about the Internet of Things (IoT) and its potential to fundamentally change the way we do business, but many companies are just developing their strategy, and are

Published on: September 29th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Securing the Internet of Things

The recent hack of a Jeep Cherokee, in which security researchers took control of the vehicle from ten miles away, controlled windshield wipers, entertainment system, steering, transmission, and even disabled the brakes, causing

Published on: September 28th, 2015 Lynn Greiner

Preparing your business for the Internet of Things revolution

In Israel, connected cows give four times the milk of the average bovine. In Northern Canada, mines run safer and save millions on energy due to sensors tracking both employees and environmental conditions.

Published on: September 24th, 2015 Robert Dutt

Is your network ready for the Internet of Things?

We've all seen the predictions. Gartner says that the Internet of Things (IoT) will have 26 billion units installed by 2020, and product and service suppliers will pull in revenue exceeding $300 billion

Published on: September 21st, 2015 Lynn Greiner

The time is now to start your Internet of Things journey

Technology has a way of transforming businesses and lives, of fundamentally changing what is possible for peoples and companies to achieve. But technology also has a way of being very cruel to those

Published on: September 17th, 2015 Robert Dutt

Prepare for disaster recovery now and mitigate the risks

There’s nothing like a major electrical outage or natural disaster to forcibly nudge CIOs and other executives to ensure disaster recovery and business resumption plans are up to date and effective. Unfortunately, while

Published on: August 11th, 2015 IT Business Staff

The cost of NOT having a business continuity strategy

A business continuity strategy is an expensive proposition. In a previous post, we discussed how duplication of data and processes, the need for geographic distance and high-speed connectivity pile up costs, and how

Published on: July 31st, 2015 Dave Webb

Only the paranoid survive: The importance of disaster recovery

When it comes to business disruptions, the adage is only the paranoid survive. Which of course leads one to ponder: when it comes to disaster recovery, are we covered? The Enterprise Connectivity Series

Published on: July 30th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

The cost of business continuity, and why it’s worth every penny

At some point, every enterprise is going to have to put a disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity (BC) plan into action. The Enterprise Connectivity Series Future-proofing your business An enterprise that thinks

Published on: July 30th, 2015 Dave Webb