Managing Your Company Through The Coronavirus Pandemic

Forrester IT

To navigate the next stage of the coronavirus pandemic, governments and companies must design and enforce Pandemic Management Protocols (PMPs) — a set of procedures and processes by which people will go to the office, go to school, congregate in public, eat in restaurants, travel, and move without causing unmanageable new outbreaks of the virus.

EnVeil: Pioneering data security company protecting data in use

CTOvision

Enveil is a pioneering data security company protecting data in use. It is one of the DataTribe portfolio of companies. metro area, Enveil is a data security company that focuses on protecting Data in Use. Company Encryption Security CompaniesHere is a brief overview by Enveil CEO Ellison Anne Williams: Based in the Washington, D.C. In the words of […].

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Data Breaches Wipe 7.2% Off Average Company Share Price

CTOvision

off a company’s share price. New insight has calculated that a data breach could wipe as much as 7.2% It’s the equivalent of up to $8.8 million in cash terms […].

Can Auto CIOs Transform Their Companies Into Software Companies?

The Accidental Successful CIO

The goal is to transform the car companies into firms that provide services that people will buy. CIOs are going to have to find ways to change mindsets within the company. The problem is that currently car companies are made up of a number of separated silos.

More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.

The 10 Coolest IoT Connectivity Companies

CTOvision

Connectivity is critical to IoT, which is why there’s an increasing incentive for vendors to build out new and innovative offerings that can address big issues like density, latency and device management.

Companies Must Start Creating Human-Machine Collaborations

Forrester IT

Gownder and I got to talking about the impact on employees both from companies’ automation efforts and their eagerness to integrate artificial intelligence and robots. Last year, my colleague J.

Dear public company CFO

Venture Beast

Aha CEO Brian de Haaff pens an open letter to public companies that are bullying providers to accept unfair payment arrangements Read More. Business Commerce category-/Business & Industrial coronavirus

PureStorage: The all-flash enterprise storage company

CTOvision

The post PureStorage: The all-flash enterprise storage company appeared first on CTOvision.com. Company Infrastructure Companies purestoragePure Storage enables the broad deployment of flash in the data center.

The Three Ways Companies Value Customer Success Programs

Forrester IT

In the three years since publishing our first report on the customer success discipline’s relationship to customer experience management, I’ve had many conversations with Forrester clients about bringing customer success management into a business.

How Towing Companies are Advancing with Technology

CTOvision

Towing is one of those industries where people imagine that every company is behind the times when it comes to technology. However, today tow companies are using technology to make them perform better, faster, and cheaper. Companies in this industry that don't follow suit could […]. CTO advancements technology tow companyThis might come from the stereotypical image of the past.

Why B2B Contact and Account Data Management Is Critical to Your ROI

64% of successful data-driven marketers say improving data quality is the most challenging obstacle to achieving success. Given data’s direct impact on marketing campaigns, reporting, and sales follow up, maintaining an accurate and consistent database is a top priority for B2B organizations. This latest eBook aims to help marketing leaders understand the impact of data management on their company’s ROI.

3 Ways Every Company Should Prepare For The Internet Of Things

CTOvision

Read Bernard Marr explain the three ways in which companies can prepare their Internet of Things strategy on Forbes: With the global Internet of Things (IoT) market being valued at […].

Companies send confusing alerts about data breaches

CTOvision

Building on their previous research that showed consumers often take little action when facing security breaches, researchers analyzed the data breach notifications companies sent to consumers to see if the communications might be responsible for some of the inaction.

The Right Way To Think About “Company Values”

Forrester IT

Leaders are using the term “company values” with such force and frequency that it’s hard not to toss it into the infamous camp of marketing buzzwords. Google data shows that “company values” as a search term is twice as popular today as it was in 2015.

Apple: The First Hope-Based Company

Forrester IT

It was a good day for Apple. Today’s Apple announcements largely consisted of modest, incremental improvements to its established line of products. But it also signaled Apple’s intention to take a leadership position in the future of business, a shift away from products, beyond services, to hopes. To explain, I’ll go back in time. Twenty-two […]. age of the customer Apple consumer psychology Services

Apple 279

Candor: Most big game companies are hiring during the pandemic

Venture Beast

Almost all big video game companies are hiring, based on crowdsourced data from Candor, which negotiates salaries for tech workers. Business Games Mobile PC Gaming Candor category-/Jobs & Education/Jobs/Job Listings console gaming game companies hiring Mobile gaming PC gaming

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

When used effectively, a CRM can be the life blood of your sales team – keeping everyone organized, efficient, and at peak productivity. However, as a company, sales stack, and database grow, it becomes difficult to uphold structure and governance to keep a CRM up-to-date. The result? Less organization, more confusion, and fewer deals closed. Leveraging leading industry research from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can gain back valuable time.

Investment Companies’ Content Fails To Inspire Trust

Forrester IT

B2C marketing content content marketing Financial Services investment companies wealth managementIf there’s any industry whose content should inspire trust, it’s that of the investment and wealth management industry. They’re asking consumers to entrust their nest eggs with them. And there are lots of eggs. PwC forecast that the mass affluent segment alone would put up to $10 trillion under management by 2020. Our analysis of […].

Citrix Vulnerability Puts 80K Companies at Risk

CTOvision

A critical flaw has been discovered in two Citrix products, placing 80,000 companies in 158 countries at risk. The easily exploitable vulnerability could allow attackers to obtain direct access to a company’s local network and to access a company’s credentials. It could also be used to launch denial of service and phishing attacks and to implant malware […].

Media Companies, We Want To Hear From You!

Forrester IT

Here at Forrester, we know today’s consumer has an unprecedented amount of power. But we need your expertise to help us deduce exactly how deeply the consumer is disrupting the media industry — before, during, and after the pandemic.

Media 233

Make No Mistake — Microsoft Is A Security Company Now

Forrester IT

Microsoft has announced support for macOS in its rebranded Microsoft Defender ATP product, taking this product from being an offering that could be considered an add-on for hardening its own operating system to a multiplatform security solution.

Forrester Research Report: How Sales and Marketing Intelligence Drive Improved Business Outcomes

In 2019, DiscoverOrg commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate sales and marketing intelligence practices in the B2B space. The primary takeaway? Forrester found only 1.2% of companies achieved a score indicating maturity in data management practices. However, organizations are fighting back - and winning.

Fixmo: The Mobile Risk Management Company

CTOvision

Company Mobile Companies Security Companies You''re unauthorized to view this page. Why don''t you Login and try again.

5 Ways to Protect Your Company From Cybercrime

CTOvision

Read Lucas Miller’s article listing five ways in which you can protect your small and medium businesses from cyberattacks on Entrepreneur : Some small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) consider cybersecurity an issue to be dealt with once their budget is a bit larger.

How to Keep Company IoT Networks Secure

CTOvision

Read Grayson Kemper explain how companies can keep the Internet of Things networks secure on IoT for All : As employees increase how often they use smart devices as part of their daily jobs, businesses are investing in building IoT networks. While IoT networks make information accessible and protected from hardware errors, businesses should invest in […].

Digital Myth No. 4: Your Company Needs A Digital Strategy

Forrester IT

When your CEO asks you for your digital strategy, you could go away and huddle up with your team for a month and produce some voluminous document full of TLAs only to have it sit on the shelf for the next two years. Instead, simply give your CEO a copy of your business strategy. After […].

An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Estimates are a contentious topic in software development. Most of our development teams hate providing estimates and many managers are starting to view them as unnecessary. As senior software leaders, how can we determine whether estimates are helpful or harmful to our teams? We are excited to be joined by Beekey Cheung, a software consultant and blogger known as Professor Beekums, who has helped many leaders and teams go from fearing estimates to using them appropriately. He'll walk us through the value of estimates, how to overcome the hesitancy many have in giving them, and how to provide better estimates.

Can Publicis Sapient + John Maeda Supercharge The Average Company?

Forrester IT

Last week, Publicis Sapient named John Maeda its Chief Experience Officer. You might be thinking “who?” if the rise in business’ focus on design has escaped your radar.

Artificial Intelligence Is Improving How Companies Do Business

CTOvision

With natural language processing and machine-learning software, companies can […]. People communicate mostly through natural language—not equations or Excel spreadsheets or structured daily reports. This has historically posed a challenge for marketers because while the words we use are full of consumer insights, they have been generally inscrutable to analytical tools. This is, of course, changing.

Steps Companies Are Taking Now To Help Their Customers Through The Crisis

Forrester IT

Companies must take advantage of this opportunity to think creatively about how they operate. Forrester looked at how more than 20 companies changed their policies and procedures in response to COVID-19. The COVID-19 pandemic is straining economies and individuals alike.

Sphero spins out Company Six to bring robotics tech to first responders

Venture Beast

Colorado-based Sphero launched Company Six, a new robotics company focused on first responder and disaster response technologies. Read More.

Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.

How To Determine Your Company’s Strategy For Values-Based Consumers

Forrester IT

Unfortunately, companies lack a systematic values strategy, leading to high-profile flubs. Brands’ moral, social, and political values are now a core issue for most customers and employees.

Commander of US Northern Command Cites Good Work of Four Great American Tech Companies

CTOvision

US Northern Command overseas DoD actions in the anti-Covid19 fight inside the US. There are many moving parts in an operation this size, making command and control and decision-making a critical component of success. Technology is critical to success in this operation.

Autonomous delivery companies stress need for clearer rules on deployment

Venture Beast

Autonomous vehicle companies including Cruise, Wing, and Nuro called for clearer regulation during an online Consumer Technology Association event.

Why Data Now Makes Every Company a Tech Company

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In fact, many of the case studies I see are focused on how tech companies have become even smarter and data-driven. However, we need to remember that even the most traditional, analog companies can reap massive benefits from digital transformation. Every company is now a tech company.

The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

Why and How to Transition Your Company to the Cloud

Information Week

Though motivations vary based on an organization's unique needs, there are several key common drivers for moving to the cloud

Q1 2020 Proves Streaming Is Essential To Consumers And To The Future Of Media Companies

Forrester IT

Netflix’s blockbuster Q1 results grabbed the headlines last week. But this is just one event in a quarter that I believe marks a watershed in the evolution of streaming video.

Media 250

Cloud misconfigurations cost companies nearly $5 trillion

Tech Republic Security

A DivvyCloud report finds 196 data breaches exposed more than 33 billion records due to environments without appropriate security

Data breach fallout haunts companies long after the fact

CTOvision

Read Cliff Stanton explain how data breaches continue to affect companies even after they happen on Helpnet Security : Data breaches have become a priority in most business’ cybersecurity agenda. The series of breaches that companies experienced in 2018 emphasized what security experts have warned about – that threats are ever-present and persistent.

Buyer’s Checklist: How to Evaluate a B2B Contact Data Provider

Many organizations fail to properly evaluate vendors during the selection process. Download ZoomInfo’s data-driven eBook for guidance on effectively assessing the vendor marketplace. After reading, you’ll gain insight into the following components: