<img alt="" src="https://secure.leadforensics.com/150446.png " style="display:none;">

Tech stories making the rounds - Week 32, 2015

Corporate Aug 07, 2015

business intelligence Microsoft Azure Mobility Big Data for Supply Chain cloud computing Technology Enterprise Collaboration

Technology Trends week 32

 

Microsoft brings updates to Azure

Microsoft recently announced the general availability of Azure Data Factory (ADF). ADF is essentially a cloud service for data integration which will aid in the process of gathering data from multiple sources for analysis. Businesses can use ADF to compose the existing data processing services into data pipelines which are highly available and managed in the cloud.

Read more: http://goo.gl/s8KQgl

 

Big Data for Supply Chain Efficiency

Data collection, increased computing power along with analytics has created opportunities for businesses to build massive, detailed models which can cover everything from raw material costs to import costs. These models can be used to increase efficiencies in sourcing, scheduling and routing, Experts predict that it can cut supply chain costs by up to 15%. However, companies need to think big.

Read more: http://goo.gl/FwVXRi

Are mobile apps and websites counterparts or competitors?

The combination of business presence on a website and mobile demands an adequate balance between the business and user needs. Mobile apps bring the big advantage of a personalized set of features, something not possible always with websites. Users feel a sense of control with mobile apps.

Read more: http://goo.gl/njZo21

Social Collaboration can help organizations save money

According to a study by SAP, social collaboration technologies can help save around $30,000 per employee. This money is usually lost to inefficiencies such as responding to email along with searching and gathering business information. Collaboration technology enables information sharing in real-time leading to better business results.

Read more: http://goo.gl/3ajQ04

e-Zest is a leading digital innovation partner for enterprises and technology companies that utilizes emerging technologies for creating engaging customers experiences. Being a customer-focused and technology-driven company, it always helps clients in crafting holistic business value for their software development efforts. It offers software development and consulting services for cloud computing, enterprise mobility, big data and analytics, user experience and digital commerce.