National Battery Day: Where is Battery Technology Headed?

National Battery Day: Where is Battery Technology Headed? phil.goldstein_6191 Sun, 02/18/2018 – 09:09 They are the often unseen workhorses that power modern computing, and the devices workers use to get their jobs done: batteries. Feb. 18 is National Battery Day, the unofficial holiday designed to show appreciation for the convenience of batteries, without which modern […]

ABA's National Conference for Community Bankers

ABA's National Conference for Community Bankers phil.goldstein_6191 Fri, 02/16/2018 – 11:23 BizTech will be in Honolulu to cover the American Bankers Association’s National Conference for Community Bankers from Feb. 26-28, 2018.  Event Start Time Mon, 02/26/2018 – 07:00 Event End Time Wed, 02/28/2018 – 11:15 Event Location Honolulu, Hawaii Event Image Toggle Off Feb 16 2018 […]

ABA's National Conference for Community Bankers to Focus On Digital Transformation

ABA's National Conference for Community Bankers to Focus On Digital Transformation phil.goldstein_6191 Fri, 02/16/2018 – 11:23 The banking industry is in a state of flux, as banks sort out whether and to what extent they should partner with upstart financial technology companies. Sometimes these partnerships are successful, and sometimes they are not. Banks are also […]

Smart Data for Finance

Smart Data for Finance Financial institutions are no strangers to analytics. In fact, many data-driven analytical techniques were born in the backrooms of banks, insurance companies, credit agencies and other financial institutions that depend on data for their livelihoods. These institutions now have the opportunity to raise their efforts to the next level through the […]

6 Ways Financial Institutions Can Use AI

6 Ways Financial Institutions Can Use AI phil.goldstein_6191 Thu, 02/15/2018 – 11:46 Financial institutions use artificial intelligence in a variety of ways, ranging from traditional analytics targets to innovative applications of AI technology. Those seeking to improve their analytics capabilities often begin by conducting a data inventory and then aligning that inventory with business requirements […]

5G Networks Will Soon Arrive, but Will Businesses Use Them?

5G Networks Will Soon Arrive, but Will Businesses Use Them? phil.goldstein_6191 Wed, 02/14/2018 – 13:25 5G cellular networks are officially on the horizon. But when wireless carriers turn them on later this year and in 2019, will businesses actually use them? 5G networks promise to deliver multigigabit connection speeds, the ability to support massive numbers of […]

Oracle Expands Reach of Data Centers, Autonomous Tech

Oracle Expands Reach of Data Centers, Autonomous Tech phil.goldstein_6191 Tue, 02/13/2018 – 12:42 Oracle made some major moves earlier this week with its technology offerings and its cloud ambitions.  On Feb. 12, at its CloudWorld event in New York City, Oracle announced that it plans to build 12 new data centers around the world. The quadrupling of Oracle’s […]

How Retailers Can Deliver a Unified, Connected Experience

How Retailers Can Deliver a Unified, Connected Experience phil.goldstein_6191 Tue, 02/13/2018 – 10:22 Despite the fact that almost every item that customers can buy in a retail store can also be purchased online, many brick-and-mortar retailers are thriving. Two decades after online retailers began shipping goods to customers’ doorsteps, and more than a decade after […]

Digital Solutions Advance Inventory Management

Digital Solutions Advance Inventory Management Retail is constantly revolutionizing itself through technology. The intensely competitive nature of the industry leads organizations to continually experiment with and adopt new solutions that they believe might give them an edge. But that same competition means that only those technologies with a direct impact on customer experience are likely […]

4 Key Tech Trends for Capital Markets in 2018

4 Key Tech Trends for Capital Markets in 2018 phil.goldstein_6191 Mon, 02/12/2018 – 13:15 The capital markets industry understands how profoundly it is intertwined with technology. In 2018, the question is not whether companies involved in raising equity and debt will incorporate new technologies into their operations, but how much? According to a 2018 outlook […]