Our thoughts and forecasts on the trends happening in tech.
Why the Virtual World Will Be Like the Matrix (and Why That's a Good Thing)
At Dell EMC, we’re obsessed with data: its generation, storage, analysis, and application. As a global leader in information storage and management, we have a unique perspective about the scaling of data generation, and its power to change the world around us. We also see, along with the rest of the world, the rapid development of emerging technologies and tech platforms such as augmented and virtual reality, the Internet of Things, and their actual and potential effect on data generation and storage. Among the many questions this trend generates, the explosion of new devices and data beg a particularly intriguing one: To what degree can we be literally surrounded by data? The possibilities are both chilling and exhilarating.
Bot Analytics: An Interview With Dennis Yang Of DashBot
Dennis Yang is the co-founder and chief product officer of Dashbot, an analytics platform for bots. Previously, he was the co-founder of Bureau of Trade (acquired by eBay) and Techdirt, a popular technology blog. He was also the ninth employee of Infochimps (acquired by CSC) and the ninth employee of mySimon (acquired by CNET). He earned his BS in mechanical engineering from Cornell University. You can follow him on Twitter at @sinned.
3 Development Phases for Your Company’s 20-Year Product Plan
Blockbuster was once at the top of its industry. You wanted a lazy Sunday, so you drove to Blockbuster to rent a movie. How, then, did Netflix steal Blockbuster's monopoly in just a few short years? Blockbuster had a massive distribution network and after its purchase by Dish Network gained the opportunity to reinvent its brick-and-mortar model, but the video chain instead doubled down. It failed to see streaming as the future of on-demand video, and it didn't have the foresight to cut out the content middleman.
10 Steps to Maximize the Productivity of Your Development Team
A project's development team is the engine that drives it toward production. But without effective communication to lubricate progress, misfires can slow it to a crawl. A year or so ago, our design team worked with a client on a data visualization project. They began by wireframing the visualizer to create a mock-up, while our developers started creating some basic parts of the application.
New Whitepaper: Enterprise Implications & New Trends in AR & VR
Yeti's Latest Whitepaper, "Augmented and Virtual Reality Are Here: How Will Your Company Use Them to Explore New Worlds?" Shows Enterprise Implications and Emerging Trends.