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Internet of Things success concept

Internet of Things project failure and success 2017: the facts behind the data

After a break in 2016, Cisco organized another edition of its Internet of Things World Forum from May 22nd to May 24th 2017 in London. 60% of IoT initiatives stall at the Proof of Concept...

The digital banking ecosystem 2017: geopolitical and regulatory challenges

Mobile and digital banking remains high on the agenda of retail banks as automation continues to increase and specific, often lower-value, processes and activities are being taken over by various digital challengers such as...
Trust concept

Trust and technology: in tech we trust – for now

Protectionism, anti-globalization, increasing citizen dissatisfaction, the voices of populism and the erosion of trust in all areas of business and society. As a sector, technology, enjoys the highest level of trust with 76% - but...
Industry 4.0 market concept

Drivers, evolutions and spending in the Industry 4.0 market until 2022

With the increasing adoption of the Internet of Things in the digital transformation of manufacturing and related industries, the rise of industrial robotics and the proportionally higher spend in the Industrial Internet of Things,...
Cascade effect illustration

The disruptive cascade effect of digital transformation immaturity

In biology, the cascade effect refers to how the extinction of a species, organism and/or plants leads to the extinction of other species, organisms and plants in the ecosystem. In business we know that the...

Innovation and IoT case: smart facility management services at Heijmans

How Dutch property development and building company Heijmans and its partners leverage the Internet of Things to drive new business, expand its services and innovate. A case. As we wrote previously the Internet of Things...
Artificial intelligence in sales concept

Artificial intelligence in sales: usage, impact, examples and evolutions

Artificial intelligence (AI) is becoming mainstream in data-driven marketing and rapidly gaining traction in customer service. In this article we look at the usage of artificial intelligence in sales, another customer-facing domain where AI...
IIoT connections and Industrial IoT connectivity 2017-2021

Industrial Internet of Things: IIoT communication and connectivity technology 2017

There is an increasingly broad range of IoT connectivity solutions which can be used for Internet of Things deployments. There will be 18 million new IIoT connections annually by 2021 (ABI Research) In 2016 we saw...