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The Complete Guide to IT Monitoring

We assess the monitoring software landscape, focusing on machine data analytics and application performance management (APM) vendors.

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The Workplace of the Future

From attracting the best talent to improving efficiency and productivity, it's time to redefine the workplace.

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The Complete Guide to IT Skills

Find out more about the UK IT hiring landscape and how you can best take advantage of it.

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Retailer migrates 14,000 staff to G Suite and LumApps intranet

The migration from Microsoft Office has improved collaboration, says sportswear retailer Finish Line.

Retailer AO.com builds a single view of the customer with MongoDB

The online appliances retailer turned to MongoDB in its mission to build a single view of the customer

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The Complete Guide to NoSQL Database

A rundown of the NoSQL vendor landscape with some case studies on two blue chip UK enterprises leveraging NoSQL to get business results.

How Just Eat runs devops at scale

In the future, the food delivery company wants AI to take over while engineers sleep

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The Complete Guide to Blockchain in the Enterprise

Blockchain in the context of enterprise deployments, how technology vendors are getting in on the action and some real-world case studies.

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With cashier-less checkout, retailers should be careful what they wish for

As the battle for cashier-less stores rages on, it's worth questioning whether an employee-less checkout system is something that retailers should truly want.

Tommy Hilfiger wants to become a software company

PVH Europe, the European subsidiary of the American fashion giant that owns brands like Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein, is drastically transforming the way it makes and sells its clothing

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The game-changing potential of smartphones that can smell

Sniffing smartphones won't merely replicate what a human nose can do. They will be able to detect aromas far more precisely. What is the enterprise IT potential here? Quite a bit.

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The Complete Guide to IaaS

The difference between IaaS, SaaS and PaaS, a detailed comparison of the big three vendors and some case studies of large organizations moving towards the IaaS world.

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BJ's baffling mobile right-swipe machine-learning move

When BJ's Wholesale Club on Thursday (May 3) said that it would leverage machine learning in its mobile app, it joined the crowded club of companies boasting A.I. capabilities while remaining vague on the details.

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Has a U.K. company figured out how to fix the loyalty problem with its mobile banking app?

One of the longest-running retail problems involves loyalty points and gift cards and the fact that shoppers tend to either forget about them or find them too much of a hassle to redeem.

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The Complete Guide to Ransomware

The basics of ransomware as an attack vector and some top tools and tips for managing and mitigating against attacks.

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Walmart’s mobile checkout trial is a major advance

In-aisle checkout gets a big push from the world’s largest retailer.

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The Complete Guide to Containers

Find out more about software containers, including a brief history of the technology and some of the key vendors in the space.

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The Complete Guide to Open Banking

The piece of regulation set to totally transform financial services.

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Will an EZPass mobile payment partnership work? It very well could

With a smartphone and an RFID tag on the window, shoppers may be able to forgo using plastic at all gas stations and drive-through restaurants. But will they?

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Who does JD Power say has best wireless purchase experience?

JD Power just released the results of their 2018 wireless purchase experience study. There are a couple important bits of information that buyers need to know, but no one is talking about.

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