Huge Upside for Internet of Things in the Retail Sector

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The outlook for retailers have changed dramatically over the last few decades. This sector of the economy has shifted from a cash-driven, supply-driven industry to one that is very digitally-focused. The Internet has transformed retail. Where competition is most intense, innovation and market disruption are ongoing.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why Digital Growth is Often Limited by Legacy IT Culture

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Rapid development of technology is leading 57% to rethink business models, while 49% say that company culture has changed as a direct result of digital.  Legacy systems are holding back progress for 50%, and the old organizational structure is a thorn in the side for 38%, according to a Nimbus Ninety market study.

Source: Nimbus Ninety

How Streaming Video Demand is Driven by Innovation

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Access to movies (50 percent) is the top reason why consumers pay for streaming video services; viewing complete seasons of TV shows (45 percent) is a close second and has increased 6 points in just six months.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Fintech Trends – The End of Legacy Marketing at Banks

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning will improve financial service sales and marketing by enabling processes and communication without continuous direction. The addition of voice-first communication systems could eliminate much of the power of ‘push marketing’.

Source: The Financial Brand

Open Digital Transformation: Industry Expertise Matters

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Digital Business Transformation is at the center of new commercial growth strategies. Advances in IT technologies and associated accelerators are transforming whole industries and represent the largest driver of technology investment for the foreseeable future.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why the Financial Services Sector Embraced Hybrid Cloud

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Calculations performed for Reuters by research firm IDC Financial Insights show the biggest global banks saving $15 billion by 2019 from cloud adoption, cutting technology infrastructure costs by 25 percent.

Source: Reuters

Designing Trust into the Global Networked Economy

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Trust is important when it comes to design. Whenever we arrive at a new website or consider a product, we rely on feeling like we trust a brand in order to interact with it. Whether you trust the service or not is the difference between whether you will sign up, make an order, refer a friend, or come back for a second spin.

Source: Quartz