Is Your Data And Analytics Process Broken?

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When it comes to data and analytics success, the devil is in the synapses. A new report from EY and Forbes Insights, “Data & Advanced Analytics: High Stakes and High Rewards,” explains that fundamental problems arise at the crucial links between the steps organizations take as they move from identifying new business opportunities to acting on insights and then...

Moneycontrol’s Election Analytics Centre: Track assembly polls

The assembly elections currently underway are being seen as a referendum on the Modi government, coming as they do early in the second half of the NDA’s 5-year term. In particular, all eyes are on UP and Punjab, two key states in which the BJP faces a tough battle; the outcome could have a bearing on policy-making and economic...

How drones are helping design the solar power plants of the future

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At the edge of a plot of muddy farmland, a few miles down the road from the University of California at Davis, an engineer takes a few quick steps across crop rows and lets go of a three-foot drone. Within seconds, the device – which weighs less than 2lbs and carries a powerful camera – ascends hundreds of feet...

Nokia to lead in 5G, IoT and cloud, tap new growth markets

NEW DELHI: Nokia has outlined how the rapid execution of its new strategy is delivering industry-leading innovation for communication service providers in network speed, agility and efficiency, while broadening the company’s footprint in faster-growing areas including software and the utilities and transport markets. On the eve of Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Nokia’s launches of solutions covering 5G, the...

HPE and Tata Communications to build world’s largest IoT network in India

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has announced that it is working with Tata Communications, leading provider of  ‘A New World of Communications’, to support the roll-out of India’s first LoRaWAN (LoRa) based network. The announcement came at the Mobile World Congress 2017 today. Tata Communications had unveiled plans for the LoRa network last year. It is part of Tata Communications’...

10 Web Design & UX Trends for 2017 That Can Boost Conversions

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A new year brings new opportunities. And for web designers, an opportunity and a challenge to employ the latest visual trends and user experience tactics. But as any web pro knows, web design must do more than look good, and UX is an essential part of the conversion process. Which is why our agency The Deep End wanted to identify...

Op-ed: The Venture Capital Perspective on Blockchain Technology

Iot, testing, quality

Technologies that change the world often have humble and obscure beginnings. When the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency of the U.S. Department of Defense created Darpanet, the goal of the project was to create a decentralized and redundant communication network that would allow for continuous communication between cities within the United States in the event of nuclear war. Darpanet,...

SoftBank, Sprint, TBCASoft partner to bring the blockchain to telecoms

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SoftBank, Sprint, and TBCASoft have revealed plans to create new solutions which introduce blockchain technology into the telecommunications industry. On Friday, the companies announced their intentions to "aim" for a technology partnership which will jointly develop blockchain technology for telecommunication carriers. In a press release, the firms explained that the heart of the research and development of a new blockchain solution...

Five Essential Steps to Maximizing Analytics ROI

The value of analytics and business intelligence in business, government, education or other nonprofit organizations is generally undisputed, however, how to get a high return on investment (ROI) from analytics can be a significant challenge. What do you apply analytics to? What are the best tools to use? How do you integrate analytics into an organization? These are just...

Thomson Reuters launches MiFID II-ready data analytics platform

Information giant Thomson Reuters Corp (NYSE:TRI) has made key enhancements to its data analytics platform, Thomson Reuters Velocity Analytics, to provide ultra-high-speed processing of real-time, streaming and historical data that will help EU and non-EU financial markets participants meet their MiFID II obligations. The enhanced platform, now powered by Kx’s technology, enables a broad range of use cases such as...