How to Tell if Your Existing System Needs an Upgrade or Replaced Altogether

Systems such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) are at the heart of business operations such as logistics, purchasing, sales, and marketing. They enable businesses to collect data for intelligent decision-making. However, like all software, a system can be outgrown either due to business scaling or gaps emerging in its functionality. When this happens, businesses must […]

Why Process Automation Is So Important to Scaling Your Business

Business growth is quite different from business scaling. Growth refers to simply increasing the number of customers. Without proper efficiency, revenues resulting from business growth can easily be consumed corresponding incremental costs. Business scaling refers to positing or enabling the business to handle many more customers without significant increases in costs. Process automation is a […]

5 Ways Big Data & Big Analytics Can Bring Big Results

Big data and big analytics are common buzzwords in multiple fields including sports, governance, banking, investments and more. For more than 7 decades now, companies have known that data can be a source of great insight and competitive advantage. During the early years of using computers, businesses would look at numbers in spreadsheets manually and […]

Understanding How Service Oriented Architecture Improves Your Systems

Organizations seeking agility in their IT systems implement a service-oriented architecture. Compared to a few decades ago, systems have become more complex, and scalability is a big issue when implementing new IT infrastructure. The speed of development of release also needs to be faster than ever before. All these are reasons why service-oriented architecture has […]

Turning Data Analytics Into A Competitive Advantage

Just how powerful is data analytics? Do we overestimate the ability of data analytics to provide a competitive advantage to businesses? Businesses built on data have been around for a while. Companies such as automakers and consumer goods manufacturers collect vast amounts of data on sales trends. Most of that data however is rarely about […]

Why Employees Aren’t Using Your Custom Desktop Application

Using off-the-shelf business can become ineffective as your business grows. No matter what a vendor promises, not all features of their software will fit exactly what your business needs. Some adjustments often must be made to off-the-shelf solutions to get maximum return on investment. Custom applications are thought of as expensive. However, when you consider […]

Understanding How Deep Learning Transforms Analytics

Deep learning is a type of machine learning and artificial intelligence. It emulates the way humans gain knowledge from observing a task or data repeatedly. Deep learning enables computers to recognize, classify, and make predictions. The evolution of artificial intelligence began with the idea that it was possible to make computers take on tasks that […]