In episode 57 of the Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Tom Smith covers recent news from Walmart, which rolled out a free version of its big data app for suppliers and also standardized its finance organization on PowerBI. Meanwhile, Kroger is growing by acquisition.
Scott Vaughan provides several examples of “customer dazzle” to show why now’s the time for businesses to modernize their cloud database strategies and develop scalable environments.
Kyndryl allies with Google Cloud to help customers move their mainframe applications to the cloud; it also deepens its Microsoft partnership.
Bob Evans talks w/ Oracle EVP Mike Sicilia about automation suites and customer reactions & previews CloudWorld 2022. Sponsored by Oracle.
From ideas to Women in Tech to community developments, Day 2 of Community Summit was filled with ideas and insights for Microsoft users.
Sana ties its e-commerce store directly to Microsoft Dynamics and SAP ERP systems, ensuring access to real-time, synchronized data.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 56, Tom Smith profiles Sana, which develops cloud e-commerce software that is always in sync with a company’s ERP data, and it also includes built-in payment functionality.
In My Metaverse Minute, Ep. 176, Kieron considers how Apple is using its branding strategy to distinguish itself within the Metaverse.
Toni Witt explains why Starbucks Odyssey, an extension of the company’s loyalty program that lets customers earn NFTs, is so innovative.
Omnichannel is no longer a “nice to have.” It’s a requirement. Scott Vaughan shares essential approaches for B2B sales in particular.
Innovation is alive and well: Automation Anywhere, SingleStore, Workspan, and Ecocart all secured major financial backing this week.
Walmart’s Roblox-centered Metaverse strategy is just the latest indicator that the company sets a digital innovation pace for others to follow.
In Episode 171, Kieron Allen discusses how plans to relaunch the MP3 pioneer in the Metaverse gives hope to other early internet sensations to get a second life in the virtual world.
The funded startups run the gamut from AI for fresh produce and ESG risk management to farm management and a buyer of Shopify merchants.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 51, Tom Smith shares highlights from this month’s startup funding roundup, including a Shopify merchant buyer, a retail software firm, and metaverse collaboration tools.
The big-box retail giant’s latest digital business announcements continue to build its case as the world’s top digital innovator.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 50, Tom Smith discusses the big-box retail giant’s customer-centric tech leadership with a slew of new partners, as well as updated store, website, and app integrations.
Execs from the six Cloud Wars Expo Innovation Path finalists joined Aaron Back to talk about their place in the industry and what comes next.
Oracle, Workday, Kroger and Walmart delivered powerful results, which Tom Smith and Bob Evans discuss in Episode 48 of the Cloud Wars Horizon Minute.
As Toni Witt explains, financialized gaming is enabling users to have complete ownership, and transferability, of digital assets that users earn within video games.