In this mini-series, Jon Edwards and Erik Williamson will highlight blockchain technology and what it means for business. As well as real-world applications of the technology that companies could implement already. How do you plan on using new technology, like blockchain, to improve your customer's experience?
To celebrate their first birthday, Pronto Cycle Share created a data visualization challenge by publicly releasing the data from their first year of operation. The goal of the challenge was to encourage others to create visualizations of the data in hopes of revealing interesting user patterns. With this general guideline, along with references to similar […]
Big Data and mobility are among the top trends that will shape global technology over the next decade. CIOs are increasingly challenged to provide business value, while faced with an overflow of new technologies. UpTop recently wrote a whitepaper, published by the Enterprise Mobility Exchange (EME), in which business leaders will learn about the explosion of […]
In today’s saturated, highly competitive business landscape, great instincts are no longer enough to sustain success over the long term. Having a good feel for decision-making is certainly an advantage, but with so many sources of information available, to stay competitive organizations must be able to access and interpret that data in real-time. In fact, […]
As an executive, wearing many professional hats is part of your job. On any given day, you might be dealing with budget issues, hiring decisions or project deadlines. However, your ability to multi-task and handle this myriad of responsibilities makes your job both rewarding and challenging. As a member of the C-suite, you also understand […]
Success in business can sometimes come from making a good decision at an opportune moment based on intuition alone. However, organizations that enjoy sustained success typically reach conclusions based on research and empirical evidence. In the business community, big data is frequently touted as the deep mine from which such informational “diamonds” are extracted—but many […]
Our largely digital world generates an incredible amount of big data, some of which is valuable to organizations and much of which is simply noise. Analytics solutions can help companies parse out the data that is valuable to their operations so it can be used to make informed business decisions. In many cases, however, organizations […]
Big Data Visualization: The Key to Your Business Intelligence Strategy Everywhere you turn, big data is seemingly staring you in the face. You have heard all the hype, and as a marketing decision maker, the concept makes sense. The ability to break down tremendous quantities of digital information into an actionable business intelligence strategy […]