Cisco estimates that the Internet of Everything (IoE) — the networked connection of people, process, data, and things — will generate $19 trillion in Value at Stake for the private and public sectors combined between 2013 and 2022. More than 42 percent of this value — $8 trillion — will come from one of IoE’s chief enablers, the Internet of Things (IoT). Defined by Cisco as “the intelligent connectivity of physical devices, driving massive gains in efficiency, business growth, and quality of life,” IoT often represents the quickest path to IoE value for private and public sector organizations.
This paper combines original and secondary research, as well as economic analysis, to provide a roadmap for maximizing value from IoT investments. It also explains why, in the worlds of IoT and IoE, the combination of edge computing/analytics and data center/cloud is essential to driving actionable insights that produce improved business outcomes.
"Read this white paper for an overview of the B2B integration landscape—challenges, opportunities and leading strategies—and a summary of the IBM B2B Cloud Services offering, with real-world examples of how companies are leveraging the IBM cloud to:
- Reduce TCO and internal resource requirements
- Increase profitability and competitive differentiation
- Accelerate B2B collaboration to achieve a competitive advantage"
Published By: BrightCove
Published Date: Nov 26, 2008
With the rapid growth of online video, more and more B2B marketers are using video to drive results and ROI throughout the customer lifecycle. Because video enables marketers to tell more engaging stories about their businesses, brands and products, video has quickly proven to be one of the most successful ways of acquiring, interacting with and converting new customers. With this white paper, you will see case studies from successful video marketers and discover 5 ways you can begin leveraging online video today .
A 10-year total cost of ownership (TCO) analysis is provided showing li-ion is 39% less than VRLA despite their capital cost premium. A sensitivity analysis reveals the TCO drivers. Finally we discuss li-ion batteries for retrofit and new UPS applications and the effect of temperature on battery life, runtime, and cooling.
Tight schedules, cost challenges and lack of visibility can strain relationships in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) market. As new technologies raise owner expectations, you need to respond rapidly to customer needs with on-target solutions. You need to know how to anticipate and exceed owners’ expectations. You need to deliver on multiple fronts, including:
• Be a partner not just a supplier: Owners are looking for irreplaceable partners who transparently deliver value.
• Achieve more predictable outcomes: Partnerships build from developing plans, mitigating risks and delivering.
• Deliver on time and on budget: Firms must meet expectations precisely and avoid costly waste and delays.
• Be involved from day one: Owners now expect visibility and involvement across the project.
• Deliver something unexpected: AEC firms need to deliver unique, surprising solutions.
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This IDC study addresses the management challenges and subsequent best practice outcomes that can be achieved through the integration of existing enterprise social network tools with other networks or enterprise applications.
Published By: Brightcove
Published Date: Sep 17, 2014
Salesforce ExactTarget Marketing Cloud, a digital marketing company, adopted Brightcove’s Video Cloud to manage the development and publication of video content to its Web site through a custom video portal to increase user engagement and increase the amount of time users spend learning about the brand. Nucleus found that using Brightcove enabled ExactTarget Marketing Cloud to better leverage its online video presence to increase its engagement with users and more effectively manage its digital brand.
Very little data is available on how effectively enterprises are managing private cloud deployments in the real world. Are they doing so efficiently, or are they facing challenges in areas such as performance, TCO and capacity? Hewlett Packard Enterprise commissioned 451 Research to explore these issues through a survey of IT decision-makers and data from the Cloud Price Index.
This new white paper explores the strategic role first-contact resolution plays in support environments, provides best practices for optimising performance and outlines steps for achieving consistent FCR.
Published By: GoodData
Published Date: Sep 17, 2013
In most cases, starting a BI initiative that’s not clearly linked to specific KPIs or business goals or aimed at addressing a specific pain point is sowing the seeds of eventual project failure. This is why it’s crucial to have the processes and mechanisms in place to establish what the desired outcome would be and to start from there.
Published By: Attunity
Published Date: Feb 12, 2019
This technical whitepaper by Radiant Advisors covers key findings from their work with a network of Fortune 1000 companies and clients from various industries. It assesses the major trends and tips to gain access to and optimize data streaming for more valuable insights.
Read this report to learn from real-world successes in modern data integration, and better understand how to maximize the use of streaming data. You will also learn about the value of populating a cloud data lake with streaming operational data, leveraging database replication, automation and other key modern data integration techniques.
Download this whitepaper today for about the latest approaches on modern data integration and streaming data technologies.
Business analytics is the means by which organizations optimize business outcomes. Using insights that can be accessed, shared and acted on by employees at every level, organizations can increase profits, reduce costs, manage risk and make more accurate predictions to prepare for future outcomes. Learn why analytics-driven organizations outperform their peers.
Published By: Genesys
Published Date: Oct 16, 2013
Presumably, service-oriented businesses already have customer relationship management (CRM) and business process management (BPM) systems in place that create workflows and processes. However, traditional systems aren't enough - they often result in blind spots in the completion of work processes.
To meet the increasing demands of customers in today's fast-paced marketplace, you need a way to manage these efficiency gaps - to effectively assign work and monitor completion. In other words, you need workload management.
Download this resource to get a more in-depth look at the shortcomings of traditional customer service processes, and learn how enterprise workload management can help you overcome these issues as well as:
• Create a holistic view
• Increase flexibility
• Reduce cost
• And more
Symantec extends SSL solutions with comprehensive website security solutions that enables companies to protect and grow their businesses by showing their customers that their trusted website is safe to search, surf and buy.
Leading businesses have aggressively adopted prescriptive analytics to assess the different outcomes of potential decisions and identify the best one(s) for handling a future scenario. As companies progress their use of advanced analytics, they derive exponentially more value from their data and decisions. These five case studies highlight how five banks are using FICO optimization to boost portfolio profits by 26% or more; increase approved transactions by $100+ million; and even generate 6:1 ROI in just six months.
There is a lot of discussion in the press about Big Data. Big Data is traditionally defined in terms of the three V’s of Volume, Velocity, and Variety. In other words, Big Data is often characterized as high-volume, streaming, and including semi-structured and unstructured formats.
Healthcare organizations have produced enormous volumes of unstructured data, such as the notes by physicians and nurses in electronic medical records (EMRs). In addition, healthcare organizations produce streaming data, such as from patient monitoring devices. Now, thanks to emerging technologies such as
Hadoop and streams, healthcare organizations are in a position to harness this Big Data to reduce costs and improve patient outcomes. However, this Big Data has profound implications from an Information Governance perspective. In this white paper, we discuss Big Data Governance from the standpoint of three case studies.
Big data analytics offer organizations an unprecedented opportunity to derive new business insights and drive smarter decisions. The outcome of any big data analytics project, however, is only as good as the quality of the data being used. Although organizations may have their structured data under fairly good control, this is often not the case with the unstructured content that accounts for the vast majority of enterprise information. Good information governance is essential to the success of big data analytics projects. Good information governance also pays big dividends by reducing the costs and risks associated with the management of unstructured information. This paper explores the link between good information governance and the outcomes of big data analytics projects and takes a look at IBM's StoredIQ solution.