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A Scalable Chorus: Bringing Employee Voices to Social Marketing

by Jay Wilson  |  July 2, 2015

I read with interest this morning's Adweek recap of IBM's employee advocacy efforts in social media. Indeed, this is a trend we see as social marketers look for ways to improve reach and...

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Christmas in July: Train now to win the holiday shopping race

by Kirsten Newbold  |  July 1, 2015

2014 was a year of record breaking online sales during the US Thanksgiving week and weekend with 26% growth on Black Friday and Cyber Monday up 16% year-over-year resulting in...

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Where has all the Stolen Data Gone? And who the heck is “King S”

by Avivah Litan  |  July 1, 2015

I just returned from Israel where one of the more interesting sessions I participated in included an impromptu discussion with some very smart attendees, including former Israeli intelligence officers trying...

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Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics (NPMD) Magic Quadrant

by Cameron Haight  |  June 29, 2015

While we've kicked off the work on the next APM Magic Quadrant exerise (more on this later), I wanted to pass along information on some of my colleague's efforts with...

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Jetting Technology and 3D Printing

by Pete Basiliere  |  June 28, 2015

The entrance of “2D” inkjet press manufacturers into the 3D printing market is not a question of “if” but “how soon.” HP plans to introduce its 3D printer based on...

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Tune into the Cloud – Something Got Me Started

by Gregor Petri  |  June 26, 2015

Tune into: the need for speed By now it is widely acknowledged that cloud enables a fast (agile) start. But more important than a fast start is getting results quickly. We...

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Paris demonstrates that CEOs and regulators must weigh the consequences of digital inaction

by Mark Raskino  |  June 26, 2015

Yesterday, 25 June, I experienced the wrath of digital backlash - first hand.  French taxi drivers did everything in their power to disrupt me. Any business person flying into or out...

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Speed vs Agility – What’s the difference in marketing?

by Kirsten Newbold  |  June 24, 2015

If you’re coaching a racing sport like track or swimming you want speed but if you’ve got a basketball or hockey team, I’d argue agility will win the day every...

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Big Data Is Pregnant with Analytics

by Svetlana Sicular  |  June 23, 2015

We are at the interesting point: big data time is over. It is now big data analytics time. Many organizations are at the point when they have figured out how...

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