Monthly Archives: November 2013

Show me the money! Are consumers ready for smart payment methods?

There is growing enthusiasm among banks and payment providers to offer faster and more convenient ways to allow consumers to pay for goods and services in response to the eagerness with which we embrace new gadgets and technologies. But are … Continue reading

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Retailers should embrace Wireless to Improve In-store Sales

Buyers are now more advanced and have higher expectation and the retailers need to ensure that they have infrastructures in place to deliver a reliable and steady experience to their consumers. The good experience will support retention and in turn … Continue reading

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How to Take Charge of Big Data for Your Enterprise

Big data is all about solving big problems. But Big Data doesn’t do that all by itself. Who in your organization is going to manage the business intelligence from data you may already have AND leverage the new, and sometimes … Continue reading

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Growth in Voice over LTE (VoLTE) deployments to Drive Infrastructure Spend with Carriers

Voice over LTE (VoLTE) is the first step for carriers to improve their capacity, accelerate their aggressive data services offerings, and position themselves for value-added services.  The first step, however, is to ensure that infrastructure is in place to support … Continue reading

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Optimizing Small Cell Deployments and Operations

To successfully deploy a Small Cell network, the mobile network operator (MNO) needs to identify and focus on a few key aspects that will make the network technologically sound and serve a higher volume of subscribers at lower or reasonably … Continue reading

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Big Data in the Automobile Industry

Google recently revealed that their self-driving cars gather/create about 750 MB of data per second.  Cars can discard much of this data immediately, but a great deal of it will be batch-uploaded to the cloud, where it can be leveraged … Continue reading

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Small Businesses Need to Know Why Big Data Is Not Just for Big Business

Big Data is not just for big business enterprises and Fortune 500 power players.  Small businesses are on a level playing field when it comes to the ability to use the massive amounts of information generated in the era of … Continue reading

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