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Don’t Confuse Digital With Digitization

Jeanne Ross is principal research scientist for MIT’s Center for Information Systems Research. Digitization involves standardizing business processes …

Innovation
Manufacturing
Predictive Analytics

The New Era of Digital Logistics

We are entering a period of dynamic and fundamental change to logistics operations and strategy. While the 1990s saw rapid advances in the logistics …

Internet of Things

Digital Transformation - Reports - World Economic Forum

Digitalization threatens to fundamentally disrupt logistics but could also help the industry reduce its inefficiencies and shrink its environmental …

Blockchain: Hit Or Miss For Supply Chain?

In a future teeming with robots and artificial intelligence, humans seem to be on the verge of being crowded out. But in reality the opposite is true.<p>…

Artificial Intelligence
Manufacturing
Innovation

IoT and supply chain management

IoT and supply chain management: a roadmap for fast followers<p>Beyond Supply Chain<p>en_US<p>article<p>This week, Silicon Valley hosted a mega-conference known …

How IoT logistics will revolutionize supply chain management

The combination of mobile computing, analytics, and cloud services, all of which are fueled by the Internet of Things (IoT), is changing how delivery and fulfillment companies are conducting their operations.<p>One of the most popular methods for fulfilling deliveries today is through third-party …

Internet of Things

Reinventing the Supply Chain with the Internet of Things - Microsoft Cloud

What do oil pipelines, factory floors, automated warehouses, shipping containers and food distribution centers have in common? They’re all critical …

Recycling & the Future of Mining

For thousands of years the mining industry has supplied the world with the raw materials the growing population needed for ever increasing …

Information Systems

Cockroaches Versus Unicorns: The Golden Age Of Cybersecurity Startups

Mahendra Ramsinghani Contributor<p>Mahendra Ramsinghani is the founder of Secure Octane, a Silicon Valley-based cybersecurity seed fund.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Is Symantec getting ready to buy Splunk?<br>• Can the security community grow up?<p>According to Gartner, worldwide information security …

Venture Capital

Raytheon buys control of cybersecurity firm Websense

Missile maker Raytheon spends $1.9 billion on joint venture to build "defense-grade solutions" that help companies protect themselves against hacks.<p>Companies trying to defend themselves from data hacks could soon be calling on a joint venture between defense contractor Raytheon and security …

Cybersecurity

GM’s Cybersecurity Secrets

Here’s what the carmaker is doing to ensure hackers can’t break into its cars.<p>Amid the chaos of CES last week, General Motors made an unusual announcement. The auto giant went public with its plans to launch a security vulnerability disclosure program, which promises not to take legal action …

Automotive Industry

Microsoft in Business - Microsoft Enterprise

We aren't talking enough about cybersecurity

The top five issues are: the economy, education, energy and environment, immigration and health care. The sub issues were listed as: Civil rights, disabilities, fiscal responsibility, foreign policy, taxes and a dozen more.<p>Cybersecurity was not listed at all.<p>Let me tell you what is strange about …

Cybersecurity

Stop.Think.Connect. Cyber Tips

Set strong passwords, change them regularly, and don’t share them with anyone.<p>Do not include your name, your kids' or pets' names, or other …