The retail industry is in the midst of yet another paradigm shift. The advent of newer technologies such as social, mobile, cloud, and analytics are transforming the retail landscape today. According to Forrester as reported in Forbes, 42% of the global population will own a smartphone by the end of 2015. This year is expected to witness some interesting changes in retail mobile space, some of them are:
It struck me as odd, too. Maybe job satisfaction and compensation are higher, but it's hard to imagine CIOs and IT pros are lower stress. Then again, any job with a challenge carries stresses with it. I would argue low or no stress most often means a job that's not worth it.
Are fears about cloud security warranted or overblown? That is our #CIOchat question for this Thursday #CIOchat from 2-3 p.m. ET and comes from ECF editorial director Bill Laberis.
To put this in perspective, one could argue you can never exagerrate security fears. Vigilance is paramount, but is the cloud unfairly singled out as a security risk versus other ways of storing and managing information?
Many enterprises are looking to Managed Print Services (MPS) to help them better manage complex print environments. While MPS engagements help businesses optimize their infrastructure, manage their IT environment and improve overall workflow, the benefits of incorporating MPS into your enterprise extend beyond technology. MPS can help your organization reduce costs - both financial and environmental - lower the burden on IT staff and improve employee productivity.
Introducing and implementing an enterprise BYOD policy requires a thorough examination of several different factors, from allowed devices to supported user conveniences. Even with more mobile devices in the workplace, printed materials are still used across the enterprise, with an increasing number of these pages originating from mobile devices. According to IDC*, the “total U.S.
Take a look at about any office and there’s no question that that the number of mobile devices and cloud services used by employees have multiplied in recent years. The rapid expansion in the use of mobile devices is both a productivity boon and a complexity challenge --- especially when some products or services don’t work well with others.