How Travel Companies are using Big Data and Analytics

In today’s hyper-competitive world, hospitality consumers have more choices than ever before. With hundreds of hotel chains and personal property rentals going above and beyond to surprise and delight consumers, their expectations have shifted rapidly. Consumers now expect to be provided with a personalized experience. They expect that hospitality companies know their likes and needs and provide them with an experience based around those likes and needs. The speed with which companies need to respond to guests is ever increasing. Who would have predicted that 5 years ago AirBnB would have a valuation comparable with brands like Marriott? Companies are [...]

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Amazon Go Redefines Real-Time Marketing

Amazon continues to take on established norms for how we shop. Their online-only business model revolutionized the retail industry in the early 2000s. With their latest shopping concept, Amazon Go, they are bringing technology into our brick-and-mortar [...]

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How To Build A Connected Culture

Building a connected culture has become increasingly important because mobile devices and applications have changed the landscape of the IT world. No longer are business users tied to their desks or offices. They can be productive anywhere, thus the content [...]

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Cloudy With A Chance Of Financial Gain

I'm seeing more and more indications that Corporate America is ready to embrace the cloud in a major way. Most recently I came across the following infographic which shows the difference in average annual salary between "cloud" professionals and [...]

By | Tuesday, February 17, 2015|Technology|Comments Off on Cloudy With A Chance Of Financial Gain

Today’s Cloud Architect

Embracing Cloud Computing as the next generation for enterprise IT is in many ways a leap of faith companies should not take lightly. From the comfort zone of a mature, well-known set of principals, constraints, and capabilities to the relative unknown and [...]

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