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Compliance with the increasingly complex alphabet soup of quality reporting and reimbursement rules - indeed, the fuel for the engine driving value-based car - is strongly dependent on data. The promising benefits of the age of digital health, from electronic health records (EHRs) to wearable technology and other bells and whistles, will occur only as the result of accurate, reliable, actionable data. Providers and healthcare systems that master the data and then use it to improve quality of care for better population health and at less cost will benefit from financial incentives. Those who do not connect their data to quality improvement will suffer the consequences.
7/10/2018 10:41:29 AM
Kerlink and TCT Brasil, a leading electronics distributor in Brazil, have announced that TCT Brasil will distribute Kerlink solutions in that country.
7/10/2018 10:30:00 AM
The AUTOSAR development partnership recently appointed Rick Flores as its new chairman, Armando Hernandez as the new deputy-chairman and confirmed Dr. Thomas Scharnhorst remaining as spokesperson.
7/10/2018 10:15:00 AM
Municipalities around the globe have proven creative and resourceful in deploying sensors, monitors, and other IoT devices to transform the manner in which utilities, services, and systems are managed and delivered.
7/10/2018 10:11:00 AM
What the future of Customer Service holds, as foretold by the History of Customer Service.
7/10/2018 9:24:56 AM
Before you make the purchase of a lifetime, make sure you know the facts behind EGL, GIA and the importance of diamond certification in general.
7/9/2018 1:50:54 PM
VPN, virtual private network, makes sense. However, it is important to understand what VPN is and what it accomplishes. VPN is a configuration of a group of computers, discrete networks, which link to together over the Internet. VPN is a perfect solution for encrypting and securing private communications when using public networks. Public networks are those offered at places like libraries and coffee shops.
7/9/2018 12:55:37 PM
If your plan is to visit US by sea or air then apply for ESTA [Electronic System for Travel Authorization]. ESTA is a visa waiver program. Obtaining an ESTA means there is no need to get travel visa for United States. It provides a limited stay of three months.
7/9/2018 12:25:13 PM
For any business, customer satisfaction is the most important aspect that makes a business more successful. Live chat has made an importance place in industry. It helps in improving customer satisfaction levels to much higher than the traditional channels such as phone and email.
7/9/2018 12:20:57 PM
Today, it is important for every business to promote their products and services and reach their potential customers easily. This is the main reason why they are always in search of effective ways to expand their business rapidly.
7/9/2018 12:13:28 PM
Designer bags are no doubt expensive as well as elegant. One can identify its authenticity from distance. There are many brands that have captured market. Females love changing their fashion style so they keep altering their wardrobe. With various kinds of dresses and accessories you need to opt for handy bags that not only look stylish but also fashionable.
7/9/2018 12:07:42 PM
The key to an effective presentation is the right PowerPoint template. It not only helps you in building slideshow easily and quickly, but also has the ability to wow your audience.
7/9/2018 12:01:33 PM
These days, more and more people are trying to be independent small business owners, freelancers, or professionals rather than work as employees. The reason is quite simple, who in the world will not want to spend less and earn more?
7/9/2018 11:58:28 AM
Customer success is no longer about simply about adding the plusses and minuses from acquisition and attrition. New strategies, new accountabilities, new roles and job functions, and new tools are all part of a Customer Success 2.0 world, where customer success teams are becoming growth drivers.
7/9/2018 11:40:09 AM
The IEEE Standards Association has adopted the OpenFog Consortium's OpenFog Reference Architecture for fog computing. It was designed to enable interoperable data connectivity for data-intensive artificial intelligence and Internet of Things applications.
7/9/2018 11:00:00 AM
The IEEE Standards Association has adopted the OpenFog Consortium's OpenFog Reference Architecture for fog computing. It was designed to enable interoperable data connectivity for data-intensive artificial intelligence and Internet of Things applications.
7/9/2018 11:00:00 AM
TMC recently announced the launch of three new artificial intelligence events under the banner of The New Intelligence. I recently spoke with TMC's Executive Editor Paula Bernier to learn more.
7/9/2018 10:28:19 AM
Effectively sharing health and safety incidents and resolving inspection failures are two of the greatest challenges facing multinational enterprises. Safety officers need to receive fast and accurate checkups on workplace conditions to raise a company's immunity to risk.
7/9/2018 9:50:18 AM
Before the internet, if you wanted to place a bet you would go into high street bookies and the main attraction would be horse racing. You could study form from the racing papers and judge if the odds offered were worth you risking your money.
7/9/2018 9:35:59 AM
According to a recent release, Ericsson has been selected by Wind Tre to modernize its Radio Access Network (RAN) across Italy.
7/9/2018 9:30:00 AM
Small & medium-sized businesses (SMB) today are under attack from malware, ransomware, external threats and data breaches. The problem is that SMBs have a lack of sophistication around their security strategy, which makes the possibility of not being affected bleak
7/9/2018 9:18:07 AM
SD-WAN is a game changing technology, serving as a key component of the digital era. Digital transformation is touching all points of technology, and as the cloud adoption and applications grow, SD-WAN is an exceptional way to deliver performance, reliability, flexibility and cut costs on an organization's WAN spend. With the weekend upon us, there's no better time than the present to take a look back at the week that was in: It's time for the Week in Review!
7/7/2018 7:00:00 AM
Leveraging communications to drive business efficiencies and keep organizations and customers informed is a great new opportunity today. And Communications Platform as a Service solutions can help enable all that.
7/6/2018 6:16:23 PM
Bloomberg earlier this week reported that a unit of Australia's Macquarie Group wants to acquire T5 Data Centers. Various reports indicate this remains a rumor, and that neither company has confirmed the negotiations.
7/6/2018 5:39:19 PM
As businesses plunge into the pools of unified communications, it is important to remember selecting the proper solution is critical. Equally as important is the process of taking each suitor through the paces. This trial will go a long way in determining which solution is the best fit so before you begin, allow me to offer a few tips.
7/6/2018 5:31:56 PM
This week, CBTS announced the addition of Singlewire Software's InformaCast Fusion to its Hosted Enterprise Unified Communications solution. Bringing InformaCast Fusion into the fold introduces a reliable, robust and cloud-based mass communications system.
7/6/2018 4:19:37 PM
This week, CBTS announced the addition of Singlewire Software's InformaCast Fusion to its Hosted Enterprise Unified Communications solution. Bringing InformaCast Fusion into the fold introduces a reliable, robust and cloud-based mass communications system.
7/6/2018 4:17:25 PM
Information Services Group unveiled the ISG Provider Lens Software Defined Networking and Services Quadrant Report this week, with no shortage of fireworks. ISG highlights the primary reasons for such explosive growth in software defined networking solutions - like SD-WAN and its siblings - are the speed and agility they provide.
7/6/2018 2:58:08 PM
Information Services Group unveiled the ISG Provider Lens Software Defined Networking and Services Quadrant Report this week, with no shortage of fireworks. ISG highlights the primary reasons for such explosive growth in software defined networking solutions - like SD-WAN and its siblings - are the speed and agility they provide.
7/6/2018 2:58:02 PM
Mazars is a top accounting firm in the United Kingdom that recently deployed the Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN Solution to connect its international branch offices to cloud applications critical to business operations. Its MPLS WAN was no longer fit to support the sprawling organization's international presence. Hybrid WAN answered the bell.
7/6/2018 1:40:07 PM
Mazars is a top accounting firm in the United Kingdom that recently deployed the Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN Solution to connect its international branch offices to cloud applications critical to business operations. Its MPLS WAN was no longer fit to support the sprawling organization's international presence. Hybrid WAN answered the bell.
7/6/2018 1:39:54 PM
Analytics is about understanding what's happening with the data you have. That could be as simple as looking at your full or empty shop shelves. Or it could be as complex as wading through loads of digital data, real-time conversations, or recordings to highlight specific instances or larger trends.
7/6/2018 11:58:14 AM
NICE releases NPS benchmarks study, nearly a year after Satmetrix acquisition.
7/6/2018 11:55:14 AM
New PTC Marketplace Offering Simplifies Universal Sensor Data Ingestion and Aggregation for ThingWorx Users
7/6/2018 9:45:00 AM
Defining what you mean by productivity, identifying key productivity metrics, creating workflows, and employing call recording, smart forecasting and scheduling, embedded communications, AI and ML can help businesses get more out of their human resources.
7/6/2018 7:00:00 AM
Colt Technology Services unveiled the selection of ADVA's Ensemble Connector to use as the foundation of its new global universal premises equipment (uCPE) solution. Leveraging the Ensemble Connector enables the ability to run services like firewalls and SD-WAN.
7/5/2018 7:33:03 PM
Businesses can leverage AI-based solutions to capture and identify important words and phrases in all their interactions with customers. That can help them stem churn and act immediately to improve business outcomes in other ways.
7/5/2018 6:19:42 PM
The struggle with call abandonment is not a new occurrence for call centers. People lose patience, and within minutes of sitting on hold enjoying a lovely selection of slow jams or elevator music it's time to hang up. The result: an even more discontent customer and a business that may have lost someone's business.
7/5/2018 6:01:08 PM
The Women Tech Council unveiled its 2018 Shatter List, highlighting those organizations with supporting cultures, cultivating an inclusive environment. This year, the list included 44 companies and workforce optimization solution provider NICE was recognized for its efforts in several areas.
7/5/2018 5:05:24 PM
Ericsson UDN announced the addition of Mode to its partner ecosystem. The pairing is going to the edge to provide Fortune 500 firms with an entirely new category of global enterprise network, and like SD-WAN offering a new day in networking.
7/5/2018 4:01:44 PM
With many utility systems running on old equipment, power outages are not uncommon, and this incident shows why proper preparation and safety procedures are an absolute necessity for both employee and customer well-being.
7/5/2018 2:29:36 PM
Beneath the buzzwords, there is a technological phenomenon of two simultaneously developing and merging areas - biometric identification and IoT.
7/5/2018 2:02:56 PM
Windmill Enterprise continues to pique interest in the world of enterprise blockchain, and before even formally launching their Cognida Network and platform, along with a non-profit open source foundation.
7/5/2018 1:54:35 PM
API pioneer has launched Twilio Build. The new effort provides partners with certification and training, marketing and sales support, and more.
7/5/2018 12:26:59 PM
Auckland-based Spoke Phone recently launched a dual-mode mobile phone business solution. It enables subscribers to enjoy HD VoIP calling when a good Wi-Fi or 4G is available. When they are not, subscribers can instead use the carrier calling option. And users can switch between the two seamlessly.
7/5/2018 12:23:50 PM
There's plenty of dialogue about implementing artificial intelligence, virtual and augmented reality into business strategies to improve customer relationships. However, the latest tech innovations aren't the only ways e-merchants can win customers.
7/5/2018 12:17:30 PM
Mankind has a much longer lifespan than we used to compared to a century ago due to medical advancements and the improving living standards. The population of people over 60 is expected to increase from 12% to 22% of world population by 2050. For the first time in the history of mankind, most people are predicted to live into their sixties and beyond. Of course, this drastic change in life expectancy brings its own problems along with it.
7/5/2018 12:03:37 PM
Instead of just assuming they'll need four SIP circuits if they have four PSTN lines today, businesses should do call accounting. That will help them to understand what they really need - and potentially enjoy cost savings as a result.
7/5/2018 11:59:39 AM
We know what it's like to be treated rudely, deal with an uninformed staff member, struggle to reach a live agent for help, wait for what we consider an unreasonable amount of time, or repeat what we just shared with some other contact point at the same organization. The good news is there are lots of solutions and services available that help organizations deliver good - sometimes even great - customer experiences.
7/5/2018 11:51:12 AM
The U.S. Immigration and Customers Enforcement will use audio and video conferencing instead of in-person court hearings in New York City.
7/5/2018 11:48:44 AM
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