Tag: IoT

Managed Services in the Age of Digital Transformation: Pivotal Cloud Foundry on CenturyLink Cloud

The business world has always relentlessly sought “sustainable competitive advantages”. Efficient supply chains, better manufacturing processes, and intellectual property have all had their moments. Today it’s “innovation” – innovation through custom software – that’s next wave of differentiation.  Why? Pivotal’s … Read more…

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Emerging IT Trends in 2016 and the Opportunity They Bring

We’re a good way into 2016 so it’s already possible to see what IT trends are hot. Amusingly, if you look at predictions from 50 years ago, we should all be wearing silver space suits and going to work on … Read more…

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The Channel in 2016

Last year we witnessed the cloud’s influence on business. Companies have digitally transformed and elevated their services – all through the power of cloud computing. The cloud has changed the way vendors sell IT and how end users utilise technology. … Read more…

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ThinkGig Readers Weigh In: In Data We Trust

Noted American engineer and Professor W. Edwards Deming one said: “In God we trust…All others must bring data”. Never before has this statement been more accurate – especially as global industries enter an unprecedented “Digital Transformation”, all based on the … Read more…

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Learn Your Lesson…2016 is the Year to Get Serious About IT Security

As we grow older, there are many lessons taught in life. These moments of insight build character, ensuring a mistake is never made twice. While these events allow us to emerge smarter and more experienced, some issues aren’t resolved that … Read more…

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Walk Me to the Car: Containers

Welcome back to the “Walk me to the car” blog series, a power-packed set of questions & answers that quickly addresses what busy business execs need to know on pressing technology issues. Today’s topic: What do business leaders need to know … Read more…

Seven Ways Networks Transform Customer Relationships and Business Models

Networks have traditionally been viewed as low-level infrastructure, but in today’s world, they are the fundamental enabler of new ways to stay connected to customers and the foundation of new, disruptive business models. Traditionally, many products have been sold through … Read more…

The Week in Links: Retailers Look to Tech to Transform Shopping Experience

Like other industries, retailers are finding new ways to use technology to gain competitive advantage, particularly in the area of gaining insight to better target customers and improve the shopping experience. For this “Week in Links,” we’ll take a look … Read more…