Industry Trends & Insights from AI Foundry

October 16, 2017
The Key to Customer Satisfaction and Operational Efficiency? Self-service.

By giving consumers digital-first products, companies are growing amongst a new generation of homeowners.

September 27, 2017
GDPR: What you need to know about the new data regulations

A quick guide to the regulations that are set to dramatically alter how data is handled. 

September 19, 2017
Automation of onboarding provides valuable, actionable data to companies.

We outline a few key strategies that can dramatically improve your onboarding process.

August 28, 2017
Looking for insights from your data? Then solve these 5 key challenges first.

Employees understand the value of data, but encounter many roadblocks when trying to use it effectively.

August 21, 2017
What role does governance play in driving Information Management strategy?

The way organizations handle their data has become a make-or-break decision in the digital economy.

July 10, 2017
Directions 2017: Is it time for your company to become a digital player?

Four key takeaways you need to know from the IDC Directions 2017 event

March 24, 2017
Change is Hard - Does your Digital Transformation need a kick start?

Digital transformation is a goal for any corporate executive charged with helping to improve customer experience, streamline operations, or boost financial performance.  It has been tossed around for over a decade and has gained a flock of passionate disciples

March 8, 2017
Tight Times for Startups / Opportunity for The Enterprise

A recent NY Times article noted that the “number of deals struck tumbled to their lowest levels since 2011.” … while established winners and a few new unicorns raised money, 2016 was otherwise a tough one for startups. 

 

February 16, 2017
What Is Dark Data & Why Should You Care?

It’s everywhere, even if we aren’t immediately aware of it. But it isn’t hard to find. Open Windows Explorer and connect to your organization’s big file share. Or maybe it’s a NAS box, your home directory cross-mounted into your local file system. Dark Data are the files you’ll find, in all the folders and sub-folders. Terabytes and petabytes of them and depending on your organization’s size and industry, there may be millions of files.

January 31, 2017
Why Investing in Technology is No Longer Considered Optional

Yogi Berra famously said that “its tough to make predictions… especially about the future.” Very little is less predictable than technology. Shifts that seem titanic are sometimes minor – like CDs - whereas sometimes a fifth attempt at something catches fire and is utterly transformative – like the iPhone.