Opinion news stories - Page 5
Technical challenges of expanding edge networks closer to end-users
"In the not so distant future, it is highly probable that customers will choose to host with multiple data centre providers, or types, simultaneously."
Testing technology: Why Australia is the perfect sandbox for innovation
"With 25 million residents, the Australian market is ripe for experimentation and is representative of some of the world’s most competitive markets."
Seeing past the complexity of a cloud-based future
"Analysts such as Gartner forecast that 41% of enterprise revenue will come from digital business by 2020."
Are people the biggest risk to transformation success?
Is enough being done to review the impact of people on the success of a digital transformation project?
Using technology to inspire customers
"It starts with understanding what drives your existing customers."
How voice biometric solutions reduce friction and cut fraud
"By deploying voice biometric solutions, organisations are able to authenticate customer transactions instantly."
Intelligent data management in the era of virtualisation
"It is imperative for organisations to understand that increased agility of data means that they now have the responsibility to better manage and protect it."
Are we in danger of losing the softer side of customer service?
"While virtual technologies and messaging platforms are capable of helping customers with pre-approved or pre-programmed solutions to specific problems, they are still incapable of solving more complex issues."
Internet of Things
Overcoming the barriers to IoT adoption
"Energy operators and utilities that want to make the most of IoT have to learn to think big."
Internet of Things
Five monetisation methods to drive profit and growth
"The emerging web of IoT is set to shift company operations and create new prospects for growth."
Why you should be bold with your cloud strategy
"With a comparatively slower adoption of the cloud, Australian enterprises must approach cloud migration with the agility of a start-up to truly embrace innovation."
Solving the storage dilemma: Is open source the key?
"Unstructured data now makes up a large majority of business data and that presents a new set of challenges."
Why AI will play a crucial role in the climate of compliance
"With consumers demanding more accountability from financial institutions, businesses need to up their approach to compliance and AI."
Making the role of CIO more relevant in 2018
"The role of a CIO has undergone a paradigm shift from a role that was predominantly technology-driven to one which is more strategic."
Organisational change can make or break your digital journey
"When it comes to digital change, many organisations will choose to focus on external factors, however, internal changes are just as crucial."
Hybrid cloud: Platform of choice, or split-personality?
"Ultimately, the most successful hybrid clouds have a clear identity because they’re not defined by their infrastructure."
Why top enterprises are creating a data-driven cloud strategy
"Data analysis tools are helping businesses of all stripes predict client needs and find new pathways to profit."
How AIaaS is following in the footsteps of SaaS
"AI is already helping sales teams effectively analyse hours of content."
Internet of Things
IoT: The nexus for change
"IoT issues stem from the vulnerability of the collective technology as opposed to the individual."
Predictive analytics: Not as hard as you’d think
"Any predictive analytics solution revolves around a clear set of rules."
Exclusive: What will it take for blockchain to achieve mass adoption?
With the technology and its applications still an enigma to most, blockchain has a long way to go before it’s mature enough for many use cases.
Is hyperconvergence the right choice for your business?
"This 'infrastructure in a box' approach reduces power, cooling, cabling and space requirements."
Data for data: Why AI-enhanced storage makes sense
"Data holds huge potential when it comes to aligning business decisions to meet customer expectations."
Exclusive: How blockchain solves a seemingly unsolvable problem
"Since the blockchain natively facilitates transactions from one peer to another, it cuts out the middlemen that create friction."