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Why software is key to 5G

5G is one of the hottest topics in the telecom industry today. We hear that major carriers are rolling out 5G in select locations across the country and that... ...Read more

Digital healthcare’s next shift? Voice interfaces

While the use of voice to machine interaction in healthcare may still be in their infancy, early initiatives are validating the promise of voice interfaces. Organizations that tap into... ...Read more

Tech companies need RPA

For many tech companies, legacy manual processes may be holding back the organization from achieving streamlined operations, a faster delivery or a better customer experience. While Robotic Process Automation... ...Read more

Four ways to reduce lines at big-box stores

For customers, there’s nothing worse than having to wait in line. The recent footage of Costco and other big-box stores with lines of customers stretched around the block would... ...Read more

Many Internet of Things projects fail — PGE’s approach could change that for utilities

Before Portland General Electric (PGE) began introducing smart meters years ago, it made a critical decision: to test the meters in select neighborhoods and prove the meters’ efficacy for... ...Read more

New horizons for utilities

On the heels of the digital revolution, the new era of digitally-empowered utilities has officially arrived. It’s predicted that the number of smart meters will grow to more than... ...Read more

How spatial analytics can help fight the Coronavirus

Everything happens somewhere, and this is as true for healthcare as any other industry. With the rapid spread of Coronavirus, spatial analytics are being used to inform the direction... ...Read more

Trends in rail technology

Opportunities and risks for tech in the rail industry In today’s increasingly digital culture, adoption of tech trends is critical for the rail industry to reach customers faster, gather... ...Read more

The future of healthcare innovation

Aided by data, algorithms, machine learning and AI, medical professionals will no longer be siloed in their own experience and expertise. Yet the use of AI and other edge... ...Read more

What we mean when we talk about unified commerce

The term unified commerce has come into vogue in the retail sector, but what does it mean? Some retail experts say unified commerce is a series of retail channels consolidated... ...Read more