Cimphoni Blog on Technology Trends

Tag: Industrial Internet of Things

Wannacry ransomware

Five Pillars of Cybersecurity to Protect Against WannaCry Ransomware

Organizations and IT departments are still fighting off the WannaCry ransomware attack, which has crippled corporations, government agencies and healthcare systems across the globe. Every threat is different, but this is yet another example of why every organization, no matter how big or small, needs to take these threats more seriously. At Cimphoni, we have…

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Model for Successful ECM System Implementation

Successful ECM System Implementation is not Magic

Enterprise Content Management (ECM) systems, when combined with business intelligence tools, are foundational technologies to support enterprise agility. These platforms will provide employees with both historical insights into business best practices as well as contemporary insights into customers, employees, partners and other business stakeholders. The growing global ECM market is estimated to be worth close…

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Framework to Identify IoT Opportunities

Why & How Service Companies Should Get Started on their IoT Journey

Many service companies have incorrectly assumed that the Internet of Things (IoT) does not apply to them because they don’t make “things” and therefore cannot benefit. The truth is that there is immense potential for service companies to leverage IoT to accomplish goals that fall into five main categories:  increased revenue, lower operational costs, differentiated…

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The Internet of Things (IoT) Is Transforming Everyday Products

Practical Guidance for Manufacturers Starting Their IoT Journey

  If you are a manufacturer, you are likely investigating use cases where the Internet of Things (IoT) can enhance your products’ capabilities, provide more insights on how your products are used by your customers and, of course, increase product sales. As IoT-enabled products become more and more mainstream, your customers will come to expect…

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Customers Today Have Very High Expectations

Customer Revolution Driving Move From Digital to Cognitive Enterprise

  The “impatient narcissist” is probably an apt description for today’s consumer. They want what they want and they want it now. They have extremely high expectations regarding every aspect of their “journey” with an enterprise’s products or services. From gathering information to purchasing a product or service, using it or recommending it to their…

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Software-as-a-Service: IT Skills for a New Generation of Computing

With the increasing adoption of SaaS as a viable means to provision new enterprise and niche-based applications, many of the traditional skills required by IT organizations are becoming less and less relevant. Essentially, these skills have transitioned to the SaaS vendor. However, SaaS gives rise to a new set of skills that most IT organizations…

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Billions of Devices

The Internet of Things – Four Things CIOs and IT Can Do Today

Today’s blog is for information technology leaders who know they want to explore the Internet of Things (IoT) as a powerful capability and want to learn how they can get started now building a technical foundation for it. You’ve probably heard a lot of discussion about the Internet of Things (IoT) over the past few…

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