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How to Use Data, AI, and Cognitive Systems to Learn the Voice of the Customer and the Market

By |2019-04-25T16:09:06+00:00October 17th, 2018|

We’ve firmly entered into the age of data. Today, we’re all walking, talking, data-generating engines. As standalone analog devices give way to connected digital devices, the latter will generate vast amounts of data that will, in turn, allow us the chance to refine and improve our systems and processes in previously unimagined ways. Big Data [...]

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Four Instances That Might Require Outsourced Technical Support & Maintenance

By |2018-12-26T18:00:30+00:00August 28th, 2018|

Despite all the number crunching that’s involved in planning the development of new app, the actual roadmap - in terms of hours and resources involved - is rather unpredictable. With numerous variables, such as maintenance and integration of legacy applications, sourcing talent, addressing issues in legacy and new apps, and the evolving sentiments of [...]

Mobile App Development with Flutter: What’s All the Buzz About?

By |2018-12-26T21:04:53+00:00March 15th, 2018|

The developer community is all abuzz with the long-anticipated Beta release of Flutter, Google’s free and open source mobile UI framework for crafting high-quality native interfaces on iOS and Android. I've even been following updates on this framework as it matures. First off, this is Google we are talking about. Second, who doesn’t love Hamilton [...]

Four Practices to Help Hire and Retain Top IT Talent

By |2018-12-26T21:54:53+00:00February 28th, 2018|

That growth rides on innovation, and innovation on learning, is an established fact. However, organizations struggle to maintain the learning curve of their software architects and developers. It is not that they lack talent or drive. These smart, talented, and creative people are boxed into their roles and departments, each working on her own [...]

5 ways mobile app development changed in 2017

By |2018-12-19T21:10:27+00:00February 14th, 2018|

Mobile app development is probably one of the hottest industries now and will remain so for some time. To understand what lies ahead in 2018 and beyond, we must look back at what happened in 2017. In my opinion the following developments during the past year will have a significant impact on how we [...]

More Bang for Your Buck:Maximizing ROI with a Clearly Defined BI Strategy

By |2019-04-25T16:11:40+00:00January 22nd, 2018|

We’ve all heard the tired cliché, ‘work smarter, not harder’. It’s oft repeated because it speaks to the value of operational efficiencies to maximize deliverables with minimal effort and/or investment. It doesn’t only apply to our own efforts and the work of our teams; it also applies to how we use resources, including technology. [...]

3 Test Automation Strategies to Consider

By |2018-12-19T21:50:10+00:00November 2nd, 2017|

Test automation is an established strategy to get your code up and running successfully by complementing manual testing. Moreover, with Agile and DevOps practices gaining ground, automation has become a necessity. However, while drafting their test automation strategy, organizations often make the mistakes of either looking for the ‘best’ automation tool, or the ‘best’ [...]

Power BI vs QlikView – Business Intelligence Tool Comparison

By |2019-04-25T16:12:14+00:00October 12th, 2017|

In July, I had created a post about Power Bi vs Tableau for BI data visualization. The race between Power BI and Tableau is rather close, as is evident from the Gartner’s Magic Quadrant 2017. However, you must have noticed that there’s another player in the Leaders’ quadrant – QlikView. While its scores on [...]

Reasons to Implement Data Lake Architecture for Business Intelligence

By |2018-12-27T16:22:19+00:00October 2nd, 2017|

The confusion and the ensuing debate is understandable. Just as organizations were adjusting to dealing with Big Data concepts and terminologies, there has been a spurt of intermingling of new and not so new concepts, such as the use of Data Lakes for Business Intelligence. I can hear some of you thinking: “Are these [...]