Tag: IoT

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Retailers: Don’t Blame E-commerce Alone for Failure to Thrive

Digital transformation is real, and it’s happening – our data in the retail industry lends more insight into the state of the transition. These are certainly not easy times to be a retailer. Digital disruption underway forces transformational change in … Read more…

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Thinking a Century Ahead in Digital Network Transformation

In the beginning, telephones were dumb and the switching network was smart. Future thinking network planning was already in the works with signaling system 7 (SS7) network technology. SS7 enables your cell phone text messaging and allows you to take … Read more…

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Is Your Stadium Smart Enough for Game Day?

On game day, the sweat should be pouring down the faces of the athletes on the field, not from the worried brows of the hospitality industry’s multi-tasking technical teams. Yet today’s fans are demanding ever more unique and immersive end-to-end … Read more…

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Accelerate Analytics for Enterprise with Cisco FlexPod for SAP

We sat down with CenturyLink Senior Lead Project Manager, Craig Belics, leading up to last month’s Cisco Live event to discuss his views on how big data strategies are unleashing tremendous opportunities for enterprise customers and the role CenturyLink is … Read more…

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The Path to Smart Cities Starts with a Single Step

The journey to wisdom is often described as walking a path rather than passing through a door. Paths call for steady, mundane, incremental advancement; doors indicate instantaneous arrival – you’re in one place then another with no transition period.

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A Shining Light: CenturyLink Managed Security Services

If you ask the typical CIO to rank what keeps them up at night, chances are cybersecurity would top the list. The burgeoning digital transformation and critical nature of business data makes companies particularly vulnerable – as hackers attempt to … Read more…

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NASCIO Attendees Set Path to Future of Digital Government

In an age of social media, smartphones and other digital distractions, many people worry that we aren’t spending enough time talking to each other face to face. But, conversation flowed freely around a table I recently hosted at the NASCIO … Read more…

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Creating the New Intelligent Enterprise

As we head into next month’s annual SAP SAPPHIRE® NOW and Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG) Annual Conference, over twenty thousand attendees are looking forward to learning about new technologies, hearing success stories, best practices, and sharing ideas about what’s … Read more…