Industrial Scientific Blazes a Trail in IoT
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David DiLeo, CIO, Industrial Scientific Corporation

Company Transformation: IoT Beginnings Industrial Scientific Corporation was founded in 1985 and quickly established itself as a world leader in gas detection through its world class sensing technology, dependable gas detection equipment, and...

Targeting Analytics to Realize the Value of IoT: 3 Key Elements to Make it Work
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Lionel Chocron, Vice President Industry and IoT Solutions, Oracle

There’s no question the IoT market is expanding–an estimated 50 billion devices will be connected by 2018 and the market is poised to reach $3 trillion by 2020. There’s still a lot to discover about IoT, but we know it’s...

The Business of Service Management
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Mitch Kenfield, Principal, CIO Advisory practice, KPMG US

IT organizations face formidable challenges. To meet them, they must focus on becoming more agile and responsive to the business. Straightforward, fast and uncomplicated are not the words that usually come to mind when the IT organization...

Omnichannel Approach for Customer Retention and Increased Profits
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Omnichannel is necessarily the way to measure customer involvement across multiple channels or platforms. Mobile use is growing steadily. To buy goods and services, more devices are being used today. To engage customers seamlessly, numerous...

Technology transformation: Supply chain 4.0 is here
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Lisa Harrington, President of lharrington group LLC, and Faculty Research Scholar, Center for Public Policy and Private Enterprise, University of Maryland School of Public Policy

Organizations that aggressively digitize their supply chains can reduce procurement costs by 20 percent, cut supply chain costs by 50 percent and increase revenue by 10 percent, according to recent Center for Global Enterprise research (CGE))....

Automation and Machine Learning Help in Gaining Insights from Data
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Data is ubiquitous, and humans are creating data at an unprecedented rate. According to Forbes, humans created more data in the last two years than all of human history combined. Data is of the utmost importance for businesses, and it is essential...

Succeeding as a Start-up with Industrial IoT
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IIoT combines machine learning and big data, which have been in use for many years in industrial environments to use sensor data, machine to machine (M2 M) communication, and automation systems. In particular, IIoT proves a large potential for...

Utilizing Microsoft Azure Cloud Computing in IT Roadmap
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Chad Leverenz, Vice President, Information Technology, Mercy Housing

What does your roadmap entail? What outcomes are you targeting? The following are outcomes for the typical IT roadmap utilizing Microsoft Azure enterprise cloud computing: 1. The demise of LANs and corporate client VPNs: Local Area...

Cloud Computing Provides Excellent Opportunities
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Lynne B Briggs, CIO, BloodCenter of Wisconsin

Challenges in technology to meet enterprise needs in 2013 and expectations Meeting Enterprise needs certainly depends on the status of the enterprise, and when we look at  technology we look at several different layers from network and...

Transforming IT Infrastructure to Enhance Customer Service
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Steven John, CIO, AmeriPride

AmeriPride Services is a leading uniform rental and linen supply company in North America that provides linen, uniforms, floor care, restroom and cleaning products to nearly 150,000 customers each week and employs approximately 5,700. Founded in...

What's next in Business Analytics?
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Rich Clayton, VP of Business Analytics & Big Data Product Group, Oracle

We’re at an interesting moment of technological advancement today. It feels like there is barely time to digest the impact of  new annoucements before the next one has us scrambling to understand its impact on our business. And behind...

Data Analytics: New Edge for Success
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Colin Boyd, VP & CIO, Joy Global [NYSE:JOY]

Advantages of Cloud Computing for Data Analytics If we look back over the past two or three decades, the growth in digital data has been driven by the spread of transactional IT systems. Every function in an organization today is likely to be...

Advanced Therapies for Patients Suffering from PAH
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Shola Oyewole, CIO, United Therapeutics Corporation [NASDAQ:UTHR]

I am an information systems professional of 30 years, having worked in several industries including technology, education, non-profit, government, news media, and consulting. I currently serve as CIO for United Therapeutics (UT), a...

Enables Immense Productivity Improvements And Enhance Decision-Making Capabilities
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Nancy S. Wolk, CIO, Alcoa - Global Business Services

Technology Trends Impacting Enterprise Business Environment One of the major shifts we are seeing at Alcoa is the increased ability to correlate massive amounts of data from our manufacturing processes with our business information systems,...

AI and the Future of Field Service: Moving from Efficiency to Innovation
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Michael Alcock, Director-CIO Executive Programs & Content, Microsoft [NASDAQ: MSFT]

From the 10,000-foot view for field service, the priority is typically to enable faster fixes, for less cost, at less risk, and ideally with a seamless automation of administrative processes. For the CIO managing a portfolio of field enablement...

Technology Driving the Future of Automotive Innovation
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Kelly Knepley, VP Global IT, Maxion Wheels

Driving IT with Cloud Cloud computing has enabled the automotive industry, in particular the IT function, to be faster and more agile in the delivery and management of IT services. It addresses several key attributes of a competitive...

Blockchain-powered trade platform TradeIX secured $16 M in series A investment
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TradeIX, secured $16 million Series A investment for its  API and blockchain-powered trade platform. Led by ING Ventures alongside other investors, Kistefos, BNP Paribas, Tech Mahindra. Benoît Legrand, CIO, and CEO of ING...

Innovative Tools to Improve Agriculture Efficiencies
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Bob Gilmore, Director IT, Cal-Maine Foods, Inc

Software Tools to Track and Analyze Farm Data Information is Power. With so many software tools available for each segment of agriculture it is now possible to manage, track, analyze and make decisions based on a variety of metrics. For...

BLOCNETS: Where Blockchain Meets Supply Chain
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Robert Betts, CEO

A blockchain-enabled supply chain management solutions provider that creates a true peer-to-peer system to effectively connect all the participants of the supply chain landscape