John Siefert, Bridget Courneya, and Aaron Back recap their week and the latest from the business and tech market on “The Wrap”.
Happy Fourth of July weekend! 🎇 In honor of the holiday weekend, we took some festive liberties with an offbeat round of “Guess the CAGR” featuring America’s summer classic… the hotdog! We also covered some big names in the news like Microsoft, AT&T, Cerner Corporation, Pegasystems, Censinet, UiPath and others.
1:05: This episode was brought to you by the new Acceleration Economy Journal, now available free for download features Wayne Sadin — Transformational CIO, CTO, CDO, Jack McCullough, Ian Barkin, Bill Doerrfeld, Kenny Mullican, Cem Dilmegani, and Bob Evans
3:53: A Fourth of July inspired Guess the CAGR – the hotdog market. Emerging players in this food and beverage industry delight according to MarketWatch include Smithfield Foods, Tyson Foods, The Kraft Heinz Company, Hormel Foods, Bar-S Foods Co., Pilgrim’s, and Johnsonville.
12:09 Mid-Market Distribution Technology Provider SalesPad Rebrands to Cavallo, Introduces New Cloud-Based Software Solutions – shout out to former Dynamic Communities employee Bob McAdam
18:15 Recent Forrester TEI Study demonstrates 598% ROI with Pega’s low code platform. This plays on how low code is empowering the knowledge worker of the future as written by Bill Doerrfeld
26:22: Relfections from The Verge’s recent episode of Decoder – Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on the Business of Windows
27:15: Cloud Wars Minute episode by Bob Evans – AT&T to run its mobility network on Microsoft’s Azure for Operators cloud, delivering cost-efficient 5G services at scale.
29:58: Congratulations to recently renewed Microsoft MVPs – like our Bearded Analyst Aaron Back
Reunite at Community Summit North America for the “Reunion of Magic”
— A celebration of community connection paired with intelligence and tools to take on tomorrow —
October 12 -14, 2021
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