How to create a data-driven company for competitive advantage: four characteristics

According to the Economist Intelligence Unit, data-driven companies outperform competitors financially. And with data being generated at such an exponential rate, making sure that information flows to the right people and systems and the right time can be a daunting task. According to IBM, we create about 2.5 quintillion bytes of data daily, such that […]

Mobile POS system launches in Hong Kong

MasterCard and First Data Corporation have launched Pogo> Mobile Point-of-Sale (MPOS) in Hong Kong that will enhance the mobile payment experience for merchants and consumers. Insurance firm The Prudential Assurance Company Limited Hong Kong (Prudential) is the first enterprise Pogo>  MPOS client in Hong Kong launching the service across its agency and bancassurance sales force […]

Cloud-based policy management engine targets mobile operators

A cloud-based policy management offering targeting mobile operators has been launched. The Hosted Policy Engine launched by Tata Communications in close cooperation with Openet and with Allot is designed to enable operators to successfully optimize and monetize their mobile broadband traffic. As mobile data traffic continues to grow, it’s increasingly important to enable operators to capitalize […]

Emerson unveils an automatic ‘plug and play’ power transfer device

Emerson Network Power has unveiled the Liebert LTS, an automatic “plug and play” power transfer device. Ideal for computer equipment rooms, internet data centers, telecom and financial data centers, the Liebert LTS provides fast transfers between two independent, synchronous AC power sources. This ensures continued provision of AC power to critical equipment, despite irregularities in […]

Brocade promises seamless transition to the cloud

Brocade has introduced Brocade One, a unifying network architecture and strategy that enables customers to simplify the complexity of virtualizing their applications. By removing network layers, simplifying management and protecting existing technology investments, Brocade One helps customers migrate to a world where information and services are available anywhere in the cloud.   The Brocade One […]

Top 10 business technology trends that will impact global enterprises

More than ever during 2012, global connections between people, machines and their environments will shape the global business landscape and drive the future of work.    In its annual review of top business-technology trends for the year ahead, Verizon sees enterprise technology helping business leaders re-engineer the workplace, power more effective customer service models, and […]