The rise of systems of intelligence: Rethinking your enterprise data strategy

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By Adam Spearing, VP Platform EMEA, Salesforce

The sheer amount of data being created is staggering. According to IBM, 2.5 exabytes of data was generated every day in 2012. The importance of data is becoming so big, even the US Government has launched an initiative to help access and analyse it.

It is no longer sufficient for organisations to have a strategy around legacy data. Instead, they need a plan that considers the evolving...

By Salesforce.com, 27 February 2015, 0 comments. Categories: Big Data, Data & Analytics, Enterprise Mobility.

Fruits of labour: IBM and Apple

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This week, Apple and IBM revealed the first fruits of their efforts to improve the ways in which businesses work through utilising mobile services. IBM MobileFirst for iOS brings a raft of new, made-for-business apps and cloud services that bring IBM’s big data and analytics powerhouse systems to iOS enterprise users.

Eventually, over 100 apps will be released to target virtually every sector. Initially however, apps have been launched focused on the banking, retail,...

By Mubaloo, 11 December 2014, 0 comments. Categories: Cloud , Data & Analytics.

Microsoft reportedly bringing out Power BI to mobile apps

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Microsoft’s business intelligence (BI) tool, Power BI, is being tested and prepared for mobile devices with an iOS app, according to reports.

Enterprise AppsTech has been anticipating an update such as this for some time, after news on Microsoft’s business intelligence suite, pumped in for Office 365 last year, went rather quiet.

According to

By James Bourne, 28 November 2014, 0 comments. Categories: Android, Data & Analytics, Enterprise Mobility, iOS.

The three steps you should take to avoid a costly data fine

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Jonathan Armstrong, data regulation advisor for Absolute Software and technology lawyer at Cordery

The increase in corporate mobile device use, fuelled by Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and advances in technology, means there are many more ways in which data can be lost, whether through employee mistakes or malicious theft and sale of confidential information.

As a result, GRC (Governance, Risk...

By Absolute Software, 27 November 2014, 0 comments. Categories: Data & Analytics, Employee Education, Enterprise Mobility, Privacy.

IBM report details how mobility “redefines business”

An IBM report into enterprise mobility has concluded that mobile and analytics “together will change the way business gets done.”

The report, written by IBM Global Business Services’ Fred Balboni, Saul Berman and Peter Korsten among other contributors, defines the concept of the ‘individual enterprise’: that is, a company which acts and iterates quickly, and becomes more efficient through mobility.

The individual enterprise has four key characteristics, according to the report...

By James Bourne, 02 September 2014, 0 comments. Categories: CIO, Data & Analytics, Enterprise Mobility, Research.