Author: AK

Next Technology Innovation for the Logistics Industry

Background of disruption

Uber has disrupted the cab marketplace. It has changed the way people hail cabs. Technology has been a game-changer across industries, and the transportation industry is no different. Owing to the boom in e-commerce, there has been an urgent demand for better utilization of trucks. Some of the barriers that impede the growth of the logistics industry are the lack of using available trucks optimally and charging arbitrarily. Besides, as tracking routes taken by the trucks are not possible, they have no accountability to their logistics companies. Continue reading “Next Technology Innovation for the Logistics Industry”

7 Tips to Choosing the Right Data Replication Software

If you’re planning to get data replication software for your company, it’s not as simple as downloading a program and installing it. Since this is an enterprise-level solution, you will need to thoroughly vet your choice of software and choose the right vendor. To help you get started, here are seven tips: Continue reading “7 Tips to Choosing the Right Data Replication Software”

Understanding the Top 3 Advantages of Software as a Service (SaaS) for Small Businesses

Until very recently, investing in an IT solution to support business operations meant spending thousands – sometimes even millions – on infrastructure, software, implementation, and other cost elements. Today, transforming into a digitalized business is easier than ever thanks to solutions being offered as services. Continue reading “Understanding the Top 3 Advantages of Software as a Service (SaaS) for Small Businesses”

It’s Personal: How Technology Has Overtaken the Most Personal Aspects of Our Lives

There is likely no one on earth to whom we would willingly divulge all of our most intimate details. Sure, there are those with whom we would share our financial details with, likely a financial advisor. In the same way, we would hold nothing back from a doctor about our health. We tend to spread our secrets around. Different people know different intimate bits about us. But even our spouse doesn’t know everything. At the least, when we want to buy a gift for our partner, they have no idea what it is. There is always something we are holding back from someone. Continue reading “It’s Personal: How Technology Has Overtaken the Most Personal Aspects of Our Lives”

How technology has played a part in improving personal banking services

Of all the inventions that truly revolutionised modern life, the Internet surely ranks among the top 5 when it comes to utility. Its earlier use was restricted only to communication via email and Instant Messenger (IM), but slowly, it began to expand its reach into other areas as well. Continue reading “How technology has played a part in improving personal banking services”

Engage Your Customers At The Right Time With The Right Message: 2017 Personalization Must-Haves

A Gartner study released way back in 2015 stated that companies that “fully invested” in all kinds of personalization outfits by 2018 will outsell companies that haven’t by 20%. Now this is a huge number – irrespective of the fact that there is a large amount of B2B and B2C businesses functioning currently. And with 2018 just around the corner (well, not technically – it is still 8 months away), it is vital to embrace personalization faster than ever. Continue reading “Engage Your Customers At The Right Time With The Right Message: 2017 Personalization Must-Haves”

4 Excellent Benefits Of Having A Virtual Data Room For Your Business

A virtual data room, or VDR for short is a more secure form of the popular cloud storage technology we have now. Cloud storage and computing have become so popular that businesses both big and small are adapting this technology for their use.

VDRs are used as a secure and virtual meeting room that can be used for all types of business meetings. It can be a place where the auditor, the attorney and potential buyers review sensitive or personal data and other documents.

Businesses who truly want to protect their assets and their most private business dealings should look first to secure a virtual data room. First and foremost, it’s a form of traditional cloud storage, but with added security measures and private features that deal with discreet business aspects. VDRs are the wave of the future, according to data experts. The cloud, since its inception, has become an invaluable medium where businesses, organizations and users can share large volumes of content quickly across the web. Continue reading “4 Excellent Benefits Of Having A Virtual Data Room For Your Business”

Things to Consider When Instituting a Channel Incentives Program

These days, numerous enterprises depend on strong channel partnership networks in order to maintain their growth and sustainability. These indirect channels—whether distributors, affiliates, dealers, resellers, or independent sales agencies—all play a vital role in your success, as they help you expand your business’s sales volume, geographic reach, and brand equity without you having to shell out the resources typically required for such expansions. Continue reading “Things to Consider When Instituting a Channel Incentives Program”

Your first salary is your stepping stone to a stable financial future

Your first income opens a gateway to financial independence. But how you map your finances from there on will decide the course of your life.

One’s first salary is a watershed moment in one’s life. It may be a paltry sum or a handsome one, but one is never going to forget it for as long as one lives.

In many ways, the first salary marks a significant departure from when one is a youngster, to the point where one is considered a ‘grown up’[1]. It is a moment when one steps into the world as an earning member of society that can pay expenses and become responsible for themselves. If the salary is high enough, the person may even begin to shoulder the responsibilities of the household. Continue reading “Your first salary is your stepping stone to a stable financial future”

6 Industries That Are a Perfect Fit for SD-WAN

In some industries, simply setting up an Internet connection for each branch of your business is not enough. With more employees who need to stay connected just to use a specific tool or complete a certain task, a custom network solution such as an SD-WAN is now a necessity.

Here are six industries that can benefit the most from having an SD-WAN installation: Continue reading “6 Industries That Are a Perfect Fit for SD-WAN”

Technologies That You Should be using to Simplify Your Supply Chain Management

Technology is shaking up the world of business and business owners are moving up and down to adopt new technological solutions that will enable them to remain competitive. Just like in other business sectors, managing the complex supply chain the manual way is no longer viable.

This is because, in order to remain competitive and productive, businesses need to speed up their processes, operate efficiently, have control over their inventory and reduce operational costs. Continue reading “Technologies That You Should be using to Simplify Your Supply Chain Management”

Are You Handling Your Endpoint Security The Right Way?

As many businesses move their processes online, they are encountering a greater security challenge that is so tricky to manage. It is all about sophisticated cyber criminals whose mission is to steal or disrupt enterprise data.

Data is a vital asset to any business or organization, and any kind of data breach can be very disastrous as it can lead to loss of finances, reputation and valuable information. There are several ways that these criminals use to gain access to an organization IT system, and they succeed because businesses have no effective strategies for dealing with cyber insecurity. Continue reading “Are You Handling Your Endpoint Security The Right Way?”

The Rise Of Mobile Wallets

Nowadays, we are witnessing many changes that were unimaginable in the past, and the introduction of smartphones is one such phenomena. It has replaced some amazing inventions we’ve seen in the past.

Moreover, mobile apps make smartphones even smarter as time goes by. Here and there, you can see smart apps like the time card app to track your work hours instead of using traditional punch-in clocks. There are also a lot more apps to help you in your practical daily life. Even if you utilize a supplement like Alpha Brain to stay organized, mobile apps will help eliminate the need to store so much information in your memory. Continue reading “The Rise Of Mobile Wallets”

Here’s Why Kent Urges You to Breathe Fresh Air with Hepa Technology

According to a report revealed by Centre for Community Medicine, AIIMS, nearly 2 million premature deaths occur in India due to indoor air pollution every year. Air pollution has been termed as a silent killer by many health experts as its adverse effects generally go undetected for a long time.  Women and children are the most affected group since they spend majority of the time at home.In fact, indoor air pollution is 40 times more harmful than outdoor air pollution. Besides the common respiratory illnesses and allergies, indoor air pollution also leads to the onset of a number of life-threatening diseases such aspneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung cancer. Below is the graphical representation indicating the effects of indoor air pollution on health – Continue reading “Here’s Why Kent Urges You to Breathe Fresh Air with Hepa Technology”

Thinking of Buying a Panel PC? Things You Should Know

When it comes to the world of computers, one can easily get confused about the best product to buy. This is attributed to the fact that technology is quickly advancing and the tech features of one product differ from that of the other. Unless you are tech savvy, it can be really hard to pick on the best panel PC  for your exact purpose in the market.

Even when you are buying the traditional computer or laptop, there are things that you need to consider and the choice will depend on what you intend to use it for. Such considerations include the operating system, size of the screen, the brand and the peripherals among others. Continue reading “Thinking of Buying a Panel PC? Things You Should Know”

Capturing Instructional Videos From a Computer Screen with Movavi Screen Capture Studio

Instructional videos are one of the most popular types of videos as they are able to inherently provide valuable advice and information. If you want to create an instructional video of your own about how to perform a task on a computer, the first thing you’ll need to do is record footage from your computer screen. Continue reading “Capturing Instructional Videos From a Computer Screen with Movavi Screen Capture Studio”

Why Your Organization Should Comply with PCI DSS

A cardholder’s worst nightmare is finding out that their credit card information is being used without their consent.This not only results in personal financial loss, but also in loss of confidence in the card market. For vendors, the negative upshot is not only losing existing customers, but it can affect future business as well. This is because prospective customers may not trust vendors who have had people’s financial information compromised.It goes without saying that credit card data breach also exposes merchants to legal liability. Continue reading “Why Your Organization Should Comply with PCI DSS”

CFP for IEEE SCI 2017 Conference

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The 2017 IEEE International Conference on Smart City Innovations

August 4-8, 2017, San Francisco, USA

http://ieee-smartworld.org/2017/sci/

Workshop/Special Session Proposal Due: January 30, 2017

Paper Submission Deadline: March 10, 2017

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Four Things to Keep in Mind When Picking a Domain Name

The domain name for your company can make it easier for prospective customers to find your site. The more time it takes them to track down your site, the less time they will spend looking at what you have to offer. You might remember seeing those domain names in the past that featured multiple letters and numbers. Very few people will take the time to write down that name, and even fewer people will actually remember it. That is why it’s so important that you understand what you should keep in mind when picking your new domain name. Continue reading “Four Things to Keep in Mind When Picking a Domain Name”

How Is Land Surveying Accomplished and Why Is It Important?

Land surveying is the process of taking measurements and mapping out the land. While it may seem like a straightforward process, surveying the land requires precise calculations, engineering skills, and the right hardware. In order to properly survey an area, land surveyors may have to field different kinds of high-tech equipment, but these two are considered the most important part of the hardware for modern land surveying: Continue reading “How Is Land Surveying Accomplished and Why Is It Important?”