Published By: Microsoft
Published Date: Mar 23, 2018
Expectations for Customer Service continue to rise around the globe.
Customers expect more from brands when it comes to convenience, resolution times, and agent expertise. Evolving customer preferences are tightly linked to innovations in digital technology, and brands must embrace both in order to keep pace with heightened expectations. The good news is that brands that can deliver on expectations are rewarded with higher rates of customer retention and loyalty.
The Microsoft 2017 State of Global Customer Service survey polled 5,000 people from Brazil, Germany, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States. We continue to find commonalities along with distinct differences between locals. And though people in all age groups are embracing new digital trends, millennials especially are shaping the way brands need to think about the future of customer service engagement.
Als gevolg van de kosten en complexiteit van het computerbeheer houden IT-afdelingen weinig tijd over voor innovatie. Door de snel ontwikkelende technologieën en bedrijfsbehoeften is het lastiger om in te spelen op nieuwe trends die veranderen hoe technologie wordt geleverd en gebruikt.
Ook heeft hardwaretechnologie niet het eeuwige leven. Hardware heeft een levenscyclus, een meetbaar begin en einde aan de productiviteit en waarde. Het is de taak van IT de levenscyclus van pc's te optimaliseren, maar ook te zorgen voor strategische doorbraken voor de organisatie. Leer meer over Dell oplossingen powered by Intel®
Application performance monitoring (APM) companies are quickly becoming some of the most important players in the IT landscape as enterprises strive to deliver best-in-class customer experiences.
Download Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant for APM to see:
• Gartner's updated evaluation criteria
• Evaluations of each recognized vendor
• An analysis of current trends in the APM market
Published By: Optymyze
Published Date: Feb 05, 2018
Optymyze jumps to a new high in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Sales Performance Management.
Named a Leader for the third consecutive year, Optymyze distinguished itself through agile operations, a strong business model, and excellent market execution. Gartner Research, the world’s leading research and advisory firm, also recognized our efforts to deliver innovative solutions and respond to client and market needs.
This objective vendor comparison from Gartner is a must-read for any company considering an SPM solution.
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• Practical guidance on evaluating SPM solutions
• An in-depth review of Optymyze and 10 other vendors
• Analysis of SPM vendor capabilities and industry trends.
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Published By: Workday
Published Date: Jan 16, 2018
Welcome to the 2017 edition of HR Outlook: Views of the profession survey report, in association with Workday. This report is designed to provide commentary and insight about the trends and challenges facing our profession, highlighting where attention and action is needed.
We asked HR professionals at all levels of seniority to tell us about their organisation’s priorities, both now and in three years, and, most importantly, how aligned they feel their HR activities are to achieving them. We also consider the external trends shaping the world of work, asking what the biggest drivers of change are. In this report we also have focus sections on leadership and people management, HR data, technology and employee voice.
With high user expectations shifting faster than ever, the software landscape is evolving at a feverish pace to deliver higher–quality software—and testing must be able to keep up.
CA has worked with Paul Gerrard, Principal, Gerrard Consulting, to identify some of the new challenges that the digital economy presents for testing, and the trends that have emerged to meet them. We cover some of these topics in this e–book.
At a projected market of over $4B by 2010 (Goldman Sachs), virtualizationhas firmly established itself as one of the most importanttrends in Information Technology. Virtualization is expectedto have a broad influence on the way IT manages infrastructure.Major areas of impact include capital expenditure and ongoingcosts, application deployment, green computing, and storage.
This White Paper, sponsored by Pitney Bowes Marketing Solutions, a leading provider of web-based co-op marketing tools, examines the trends and challenges faced by companies looking to achieve more business growth from their trade marketing efforts.
Die Auseinandersetzung mit den Kosten und der Komplexität der PC-Verwaltung lässt der IT-Abteilung wenig Zeit für Innovationen. Sich rasant entwickelnde Technologien und Geschäftsanforderungen bedeuten weniger Möglichkeiten, um neue Trends zu nutzen, die die Art und Weise verändern, in der Technologie bereitgestellt und genutzt wird.
Darüber hinaus lässt sich Hardwaretechnologie nicht endlos nutzen. Sie hat einen Lebenszyklus mit einem bestimmten Anfang und einem bestimmten Ende hinsichtlich Produktivität und Nutzen. Die IT-Abteilung ist mit der Optimierung des PC-Lebenszyklus beschäftigt, während sie strategische Innovationen für ihr Unternehmen vorantreibt.
Cisco Meraki MS switches are 100% cloud-managed and can be fully configured from any Internet-accessible location before ever being powered on. Simply add the switch serial number (or order number for large deployments) to your network using the Meraki web-based dashboard. Once added, the switch is fully configurable. When the switch is first powered on and connected to the Internet, it will pull its settings from the cloud.
Culture has become one of the most important business topics of 2016. CEOs and HR leaders now recognize that culture drives people's behavior, innovation, and customer service: 82 percent of survey respondents believe that "culture is a potential competitive advantage." Knowing that leadership behavior and reward systems directly impact organizational performance, customer service, employee engagement, and retention, leading companies are using data and behavioral information to manage and influence their culture.
Published By: Veritas
Published Date: Sep 30, 2016
This paper provides a structured approach to assessing the advantages of the appliance model. It summarizes the trends that have made modernizing backup and recovery an urgent priority, the key requirements for solution offerings, and the unique capabilities of Veritas NetBackup™ Appliances in delivering a simple, complete, and cost-effective solution.
Published By: Veritas
Published Date: Oct 03, 2016
Dieses Paper beschreibt die neuesten Trends und liefert acht Tipps, mit denen Sie den Wert Ihrer Datensicherungsinvestitionen maximieren und Ressourcen für Innovation und Wertschöpfung schaffen können.
Published By: HPE Intel
Published Date: Mar 15, 2016
Led by experienced technology consultants, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Storage Transformation Workshop Service provides a highly interactive, meaningful half day-long session with a customer's IT, business, and executive stakeholders. Using a series of high-quality (slide-free) discussion panels, HPE TS Consulting will facilitate an exploration of data management transformation journey to business-aligned visions, aligning your specific situation and HPE’s experiences over evolutionary trends in Data Management, Transformation to All Flash and End to End Data Protection. HPE consultants will also lead discussions on the potential implications that a data management transformation may present to IT, your storage and backup staff, and your business.
Enterprises are at different points in their digital transformation, and IDC recommends working with partners that have strong capabilities in helping assess where enterprises reside in the transformational process. These partners also may have the ability to move the business along that transformational journey
This IDC white paper reviews important market trends that have driven a dramatic increase of real world hyperconverged infrastructure deployments. This paper also provides results of in depth interviews and a global IDC survey of SimpliVity customers, many of whom have experienced considerable operational efficiency gains resulting from the use of SimpliVity hyperconverged infrastructure.
Published By: Freshdesk
Published Date: Aug 15, 2016
Every helpdesk agent at every customer support team, anywhere in the world, dreams about Inbox Zero. However as most businesses grows from just a handful of support queries to hundreds of customers chocking the support hotline, they make the mistake of going on a hiring binge to reach that elusive promised land.
The only problem? Hiring more support staff may not be the best way to scale up your customer support. This whitepaper talks about how you can scale your customer support without blindly scaling the team, with tips, ideas and insights like:
- How to puncture the customer support hot-air balloon
- Proactively identifying red flags and overloads
- Top 4 things to know before you hire
- Monitoring, understanding and reporting support trends
- Tips to streamline your support process
It is often hard for owners to ensure a business with geographically diverse locations run seamlessly as a unified company. This is especially true as there are a number of trends emerging that complicate the task of running a business that has multiple locations.
At the same time, there are technologies and capabilities than can help your business and staff create an integrated work environment. This ebook will examine a variety of solutions that can make it easy for staff to work across all of your business locations, helping to make your business run more efficiently and providing your staff with the tools they need to be more productive.
This whitepaper provides background on cloud contact centers, their advantages and the essential considerations for selecting a vendor. It describes:
- Trends surrounding the adoption of cloud contact center technology;
- The advantages of selecting a cloud contact center solution;
- Key factors to review when selecting a vendor and contact center platform;
- Recommendations and a maturity model that businesses can use to develop a cloud contact center roadmap.
Published By: Commvault
Published Date: Jul 06, 2016
Data conversations continue to change as all businesses are trying to figure out today's reality of the move to the cloud, anywhere/anytime computing, and the explosive growth of data. These trends have drastically reshaped the IT industry and data management forever. With continued market innovations in storage, cloud, and hyper-converged infrastructures, there are six key modern IT needs that are increasingly the focus of CIO and technology leaders.
This TDWI Best Practices Report focuses on how organizations can and are operationalizing analytics to derive business value. It provides in-depth survey analysis of current strategies and future trends for embedded analytics across both organizational and technical dimensions, including organizational culture, infrastructure, data and processes. It looks at challenges and how organizations are overcoming them, and offers recommendations and best practices for successfully operationalizing analytics in the organization.
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