How the pandemic is driving the future of retail technology
These are testing times for retail. With the coronavirus pandemic effectively shutting down high streets and shopping centers all over the world, a natural reaction from retailers might have been to ride out the storm and simply try to survive. To cut costs in order to stay liquid. But daily news and updates coming in from across the industry ...
What to Expect from the Future of Field Service Management
Organizations that deal with service delivery understand the importance of increasing visibility and accountability while managing physical and human resources that aren’t in-house. This is a problem that has plagued enterprises from time unknown and, until recently, they were reliant on emails, spreadsheets, and the word of the em...
Entry into force of the new Data Protection Act with Ordinance on 1 September 2023 - the most important facts in brief
hat's the latest?At its meeting on 31 August 2022, the Federal Council confirmed the entry into force of the new Data Protection Act (DPA) on 1 September 2023. The Federal Council also published the new Data Protection Ordinance (DPO) (as well as the new Ordinance on Data Protection Certification (ODPC), which will enter into force together with th...
How Artificial Intelligence Will Kickstart the Internet of Things
The possibilities that IoT brings to the table are endless. #IoT continues its run as one of the most popular technology buzzwords of the year, and now the new phase of IoT is pushing everyone to ask hard questions about the data collected by all devices and sensors of IoT.IoT will produce a tsunami of big data, with the rapid expans...
Why should you consider Drone Security in 2021?
Because crime in South Africa is an ongoing concern. Sadly, our country takes up four spots in the world’s top 10 most dangerous cities (Numbeo’s 2021 crime index). The unemployment rate is around 30% and the socioeconomic pressures our country faces make for a volatile situation. People and high-value assets continue to be targeted for cr...
Robotics and automation have been a winning combination for scaling up many industries.We’ve seen data center operators also increasingly adopting this approach, driven by a need to make their IT infrastructures more robust and less costly. Deploying robotics to automate business processes can also help lower data centers’ carbon footprint and ...Read More
We are living in the experience economy.Every business is in the business of delivering experiences. Some businesses like amusement parks, vacation cruises, themed restaurants, movies are selling an experience while others are selling a product and/or service through which the experience is delivered.Salesforce research found that 80...Read More
Six thought-provoking trends for the future of CRM.We all know CRM’s story so far: its early promise, its hits and misses, and its broad adoption as an understanding of its role deepened.But what about the future of CRM? And not just in the next year, but the decade to come?These six trends are on the upswing in order from those in play toda...Read More
Elon Musk overtaken as world's richest person by LVMH chairman Bernard ArnaultElon Musk has lost his crown of the world’s richest person to LVMH chairman Bernard Arnault. According to the Forbes Real-Time Billionaires List, the net worth of Arnault is $181.8 billion, while Elon’s net worth has slumped to $163.7 billion . The net worth of Tesla ...Read More