Recent Articles

July 15, 2015 12:25 pm
Brad Wechter
The conceptual link between all of these industries is the improvement of business processes through the Internet of Things. The actual link between the devices in each of these scenarios is whatever standard is being used for communication within each industry’s version of the Internet of Things.
July 15, 2015 8:45 am
Will McInnes, CMO, Brandwatch
Beverage businesses, traditionally operating solely on consumers’ shifting tastes and preferences, now face a rising need to proactively listen, understand, and cater to opinions and interests on social media. There’s an entire internet out there of unsolicited, incredibly insightful, raw opinions and commentary.
July 15, 2015 9:00 am
Alex Blanter, A.T. Kearney
We are entering a new era where digital smarts will be embedded in everyday devices from the clothes we wear to our cars to the lights in our homes, all interconnected by the Internet. What should your company do to prepare for these changes? What should you do individually to help your company succeed? And what are companies doing now that might need to change, if their IoT initiatives are to be successful?
July 14, 2015 12:25 pm
Rohan Patel, Manager for Business Consulting, Kenandy
For your organization, the greatest advantages of implementing a new system might have less to do with the software, and more to do with increasing your awareness of business processes, unleashing creativity, and optimizing workflows.
July 14, 2015 12:45 pm
Chris Swearingen
Most people associate the manufacturing supply chain with the basic principles of moving goods from seller to buyer, Point A to Point B. But smart logistics technology and strategies can help any manufacturer keep their production line moving or dramatically limit interruptions should they occur.
July 14, 2015 10:00 am
Aaron Bresinger & Yves Leclerc
Despite all the hype, 3D Printing technologies currently remain in the R&D phase for many organizations. For those enterprises that do not want to wait on the sidelines, a good manufacturing strategy is to embrace it as an R&D effort.
July 14, 2015 8:45 am
Stephen Timms, President of Americas, ClickSoftware
With distributors and manufacturers putting an ever-growing emphasis on value-added services, and the use of third parties to provide those services, how do companies keep them and end users on the same page?
July 13, 2015 1:10 pm
Chris Swearingen
A smartly designed and strategic supply chain approach is one of the most important yet underappreciated sources of competitive advantage that companies can capitalize on.
July 13, 2015 10:00 am
Dean Wiech, Managing Director at Tools4ever
An automated workflow management solution can add great value to an organization and ease many of the problems they are facing with a manual process.
July 13, 2015 9:05 am
Brian Kennell, President and CEO, Tetra Pak, Inc.
From just-squeezed juices to artisan sandwiches, nutritious dietary offerings have never been so bountiful or convenient for affluent Americans. Unfortunately, that is not the case for some 23.5 million largely underserved U.S. residents who live in “food deserts."
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