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The telco outlines transformation strategy to raise business performance, lift customer experience, and leverage group assets for scale benefits, following its first drop in annual revenue in 14 years.
Samsung will get "experience" stores inside Best Buy to show off integration between its devices. These areas are likely to have Apple store-within-a-store concepts as a neighbor.
On March 13, ZDNet hosted a live panel featuring four cloud-seasoned CXOs that discussed the benefits gained, lesson learnt and the challenges that remain from practical experience based on experience from cloud deployments.
Think of Avis as the supply chain and procurement infrastructure and Zipcar as the brand and front-end customer experience. The risk revolves around whether the integration will be seamless.
Joomla, a popular open source content management system, was recently upgraded to a 3.0 release with enhanced database integration, administrative tools and optimization for mobile devices. A 3.01 security fix went out Tuesday.
There's no better time to go blind than the present, with all the benefits that digital technology can offer. But a lifetime in tech should have warned me — the promise of IT rarely holds up to the experience of having to use it.
Redmond has fundamentally redesigned Windows Server 2012 so customers can experience the benefits of "true virtualization" and better manage the influx of data, devices and apps in the corporate arena.
The IT industry has decades of experience with traditional database engines that were designed to support transactional applications. Now the industry is exploring non-traditional database engines, such as hadoop, for web scale management of huge amounts of rapidly changing data. Hugely scalable transactional systems need something new. What do those requirements look like?
Polycom is updating its RealPresence video collaboration and mobile platforms with a focus on the user experience, total cost of ownership, and multi-vendor integration.
Redmond's education push gains momentum as global network of Catholic schools signs up, but analysts reckon Google can catch up by improving user experience and product integration.
Software-as-a-service offers certain cost benefits and efficiencies but companies should be mindful of issues such as integration complexities and vendor lock-in before leaping, say analysts.
At a press conference in San Francisco, Sam Yen, vice president of strategic initiatives at SAP, demonstrates a smartphone app targeted to parents of young children featuring back-end integration with the U.S. product recall database.
While app stores have become enormously popular with users, particularly on mobile devices, they are now moving to the enterprise. The new Jive Apps Market provides an interesting approach that combines apps with direct integration into the flow of a worker's primary social experience. Not to be outdone, Apps Market is also designed to appeal to IT as well. It will be one of the enterprise app stores to watch closely.
Victoria Police has again put the brakes on its LINK project to replace the Law Enforcement Assistance Program (LEAP) database while it redevelops a business case to take integration issues into account.
It's time that agile integration become a feature of more applications, rather than a hand-crafted after-market exercise at the complex database and middleware tiers.
The integration of smartphone chips into car design could change the driving experience forever, says Gary Atkinson
At a "Product Runway" event at the company's Silicon Valley campus today, Chief Product Officer Blake Irving offered a sneak peek at what Yahoo has in the works for its users, its properties, it advertisers and its infrastructure.
The company has presented three handsets at the Nokia World event in London, promising to revolutionise user experience with new features and displays
There's a new device ready for the taking to help you blast music from your car while on the open road. The JBL MS-8 integration digital processor promises "to revolutionize" and "achieve a luxurious in-car audio experience."
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