This futuristic, floating city can withstand Category 5 hurricanes

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, fintech, cyber, dynamics, innovation,Imagine living in a sustainable city that not only produced its own food and energy but also withstood natural disasters — all while resting out on the ocean.

Although it sounds like something concocted by a science fiction writer, the United Nations wants to make it a reality. Continue reading “This futuristic, floating city can withstand Category 5 hurricanes”

3 Signs Your Startup Might Die …. taken from Startups that Actually did DIE!

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, fintech, cyber, dynamics,Do any of these ring a bell? It might be time for your start-up to call it quits.

It’s old news that startups die often, fast and hard. Whatever stats you set store by — the one that says 75 percent of venture-backed startups fail or the one about 50 percent of all businesses failing within five years — the conclusion is the same: Your startup has a statistically unfavourable road ahead. Continue reading “3 Signs Your Startup Might Die …. taken from Startups that Actually did DIE!”

Openness is key to success in a data-driven world

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,IMEA’ Shift to a services era While IMEA’s (India, Middle East & Africa) trajectory remains full of daunting challenges, there is reason to be optimistic. Ratification of the Continental Free Trade Agreement demonstrates critical collaboration between IMEA leaders, and promises to unlock the region’s potential. Equally important, growing investments in broadband ensure that affordable access to leading technology will accelerate the continent’s productivity Continue reading “Openness is key to success in a data-driven world”

Australia’s cloud market booms as productivity benefits unfold

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Cloud technology has proven to be just as popular and effective in Australia as it has across the globe, according to new analysis from Deloitte Access Economics. According to the firm’s calculations, the integration of cloud technology within operations across Australia has boosted the economy’s productivity by nearly $9.5 billion over the last half a decade.

Not only has cloud adoption enhanced key areas of business Continue reading “Australia’s cloud market booms as productivity benefits unfold”

Brazil Is More Than Samba. Here We Unveil One Of The Fastest Growing Data Centre Markets In The Southern Hemisphere

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Nearly 50% of Latin America’s data centre capacity resides in Brazil and over $2.5bn have been invested in the last 24 months in the sector.

Samba. A rich and syncopated rhythm with voluptuous dance moves whose origins can be traced back to the 17th century in Recôncavo, within the region of Bahia. Continue reading “Brazil Is More Than Samba. Here We Unveil One Of The Fastest Growing Data Centre Markets In The Southern Hemisphere”

Smart Grid Data Analytics Market to be Worth USD 5,720 Million By 2025

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Global Smart Grid Data Analytics Market expected to reach approximately USD 5,720 million by 2025, growing at a CAGR of around 12.58% between 2019 and 2025

Smart grid data analytics controls large data volumes that are created by smart grid technology. It is a key sector in the industrial IoT (Internet of Things), as it helps utilities to address key financial and operational challenges. This technology offers certain advantages for multinational corporations, retail stores, universities, enterprises, and hospitals. Continue reading “Smart Grid Data Analytics Market to be Worth USD 5,720 Million By 2025”

Healthcare Cloud Computing Market 2020 Size, Development Status, Type and Application, Segmentation, Forecast by 2026

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage,Global Healthcare Cloud Computing Market is valued approximately at USD 19.9 billion in 2018 and is anticipated to grow with a growth rate of more than 17.5% over the forecast period 2019-2026. Healthcare Cloud Computing helps organizations to manage, store and process data or information’s from different locations and delivers hosting services over the internet, also provides real -time data collection and improves accessibility to the data. Continue reading “Healthcare Cloud Computing Market 2020 Size, Development Status, Type and Application, Segmentation, Forecast by 2026”

General Motors takes supply chain proficiency in the Middle East to NEW HEIGHTS

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Through electric vehicles, General Motors looks to define the automotive supply chain future of the Middle East

In the ever-evolving conversation centred around the autonomous and electric vehicles of the future, one could be easily forgiven for failing to recognise the impact this will have on the manufacturers and the procurement networks of the automotive and transportation sector. As the eyes of the world focus on when we will see EVs and autonomous vehicles, the question should really be how. Continue reading “General Motors takes supply chain proficiency in the Middle East to NEW HEIGHTS”

5 Tools & Practices that can help Your Remote Team

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Today, almost 63% of companies have remote employees and expected that in the coming decade over a third of full-time workers will work remotely. Mainly, your sales department may have workers that operate in different geographical locations, even across international borders.  As a result, you may choose to create your regional sales efforts by engaging remote team members who do not work from a central workplace and can be self-driven. Continue reading “5 Tools & Practices that can help Your Remote Team”

Cloud market in Africa to grow to R23.6 billion by 2023

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Africa Cloud Computing Overview and Market Sizing report, which shows that the growing adoption of cloud computing in South Africa has democratised IT resources and made technology available that traditionally would have been out of reach of the smaller player. Continue reading “Cloud market in Africa to grow to R23.6 billion by 2023”

The Advantages of Cloud Computing for Manufacturers

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,As manufacturers face increasing pressure to optimise their operations, even the most reluctant organisations are left with little choice but to embrace digital transformation. One of the options open to manufacturers looking to modernise their IT setup is cloud computing. But what is the cloud exactly, and what benefits does it offer manufacturers? Continue reading “The Advantages of Cloud Computing for Manufacturers”

Abu Dhabi Power to develop largest thermal plant in the UAE

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Group to form consortium with Marubeni to develop 2.4GW power plant in Fujairah

Abu Dhabi Power Corporation (ADPower) and Japan-based Marubeni Corporation on Sunday announced the formation of a consortium to develop the Fujairah F3 independent power producer (IPP) project, which will be the largest independent thermal power plant in the UAE. Continue reading “Abu Dhabi Power to develop largest thermal plant in the UAE”

Indian IT 4.0: Upping the ante on innovation

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,For long, India has been the destination for low-cost outsourced software services, but it’s not enough now.

The IT services industry has remained a crown jewel in India’s success story, and a key growth catalyst in the nation’s economy. This industry grew to $181 billion in 2018-19, Continue reading “Indian IT 4.0: Upping the ante on innovation”

China takes a great leap forward in data protection

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, fintech, cyber, dynamics,Policymakers in Beijing have moved forward in articulating a nationwide data protection scheme with implications for internet users, businesses, and the development of emerging technologies.

Chinese authorities, businesses, and consumers have long grappled with the impact of emerging technologies on the protection of personal data Continue reading “China takes a great leap forward in data protection”

Russia’s Cloud Service Businesses Are Expanding

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,New regulations are boosting the sector.

The clouds over Russia’s burgeoning e-commerce sector are swelling, but that is a good thing as cloud services are expanding on the back of new regulations that are feeding an already fast growing business. Continue reading “Russia’s Cloud Service Businesses Are Expanding”

Productivity Vs. Automation

Let’s Focus On ::::  Asia is a region of economic extremes.

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage,At one end of the spectrum there is Singapore, an advanced economy with a per capita GDP in 2017 of almost USD53,000, closing in on the United States (USD57,466) and leaving the UK in its dust (USD39,899).

At the other end are the emerging economies of Cambodia and Myanmar, each of whom recorded per capita GDP in 2017 of barely more than USD1,000.  The performance of Laos was twice as impressive – all the way up at USD2,159. Continue reading “Productivity Vs. Automation”

10 examples of brands using emotion analytics to ramp up customer engagement

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, fintech, cyber, dynamics, innovation,British Airways, Disney, USA Today and BBC are just some of the brands tapping emotion analytics such as biometrics and facial recognition to lift their marketing game.

Facial recognition, social listening, audio analytics and biometrics scanning are just some of the ways emotion analytics is entering the mainstream.

Broadly speaking, emotion analytics is about better understanding how consumers communicate both verbally and non-verbally Continue reading “10 examples of brands using emotion analytics to ramp up customer engagement”

More significant movement at the edge

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Reviewing and charting recent developments at the edge and new ownership for IoT corporate verticals.

Partnerships have become a key focus for Vodafone Business’ strategy in recent times, and we have previously covered the company’s partnership with IBM and there is a newer partnership with Google – where Vodafone is moving data processing and storage from its own premises to Google Cloud, and using Google’s real time analysis tools to develop new services for business clients.

In the latest move at the edge Continue reading “More significant movement at the edge”

Exploring the Roots of Health Care Cybersecurity

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,There is often a gap between concerns regarding health care cybersecurity and the underlying software faults that have been a concern for decades.

If there is one lesson to draw from this year’s Boeing 737 Max debacle, it is that software glitches can have catastrophic consequences.

That isn’t exactly a new revelation. There are multiple examples in recent decades of software bugs leading to loss of life and other forms of destruction. Continue reading “Exploring the Roots of Health Care Cybersecurity”

First Electric Airplane – a NASA work in progress, but it’s becoming a real thing!

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,NASA, most prominent for its many Florida-launched exploits into space, showcased an early version of its first all-electric experimental aircraft, the X-57 Maxwell, on Friday (Nov 8) at its lesser-known aeronautics lab in the California desert.

Continue reading “First Electric Airplane – a NASA work in progress, but it’s becoming a real thing!”

Benefits of procurement automation

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,How procurement automation can benefit your business

With the rapid development of new technologies in the last decade, businesses in various fields have taken steps to implement process automation systems into their daily operations. Procurement processes are no exception, including automated Requests for Quotes (RFQs) and vendor contracting activities. Continue reading “Benefits of procurement automation”

Cloud market in Africa to grow to R23.6 billion by 2023

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Africa Cloud Computing Overview and Market Sizing 2019 report, which shows that the growing adoption of cloud computing in South Africa has democratised IT resources and made technology available that traditionally would have been out of reach of the smaller player. Continue reading “Cloud market in Africa to grow to R23.6 billion by 2023”

Healthcare Cloud Computing Market 2020 Size, Development Status, Type and Application, Segmentation, Forecast by 2026

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage,Global Healthcare Cloud Computing Market is valued approximately at USD 19.9 billion in 2018 and is anticipated to grow with a growth rate of more than 17.5% over the forecast period 2019-2026. Healthcare Cloud Computing helps organizations to manage, store and process data or information’s from different locations and delivers hosting services over the internet, also provides real -time data collection and improves accessibility to the data. Continue reading “Healthcare Cloud Computing Market 2020 Size, Development Status, Type and Application, Segmentation, Forecast by 2026”

New to TeleCommuting? Here Are 8 Rules You Should Follow.

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,We asked some of the top digital security experts what precautions they suggest first-time telecommuters should follow.

It’s no longer business as usual for the Business World. Companies large and small are trying to deal with the spreading coronavirus by allowing or advising their employees to work from home, if possible.

While prudent from a public health perspective, this creates a security nightmare for corporate information technology departments Continue reading “New to TeleCommuting? Here Are 8 Rules You Should Follow.”

Canada and the ENCRYPTION ‘Holy Grail’

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage,The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security thinks it may be about to produce a new form of encryption that it describes as the ‘Holy Grail’ of data encryption.

But while seeing the main cyber-security body of a five-eyes country advocating encryption so strongly is good news, cyber-security experts are less sure about their solution. Continue reading “Canada and the ENCRYPTION ‘Holy Grail’”

Creating customer experiences that Stay ON!

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Brands can do so by seizing any opportunity to making ‘micro-moments’ count.

There are many things that organizations need to do to drive true customer-centricity and delightful customer experience (CX). And brands need to take both an outside-in and inside-out perspective.

What brands need to do within their organization in terms of Continue reading “Creating customer experiences that Stay ON!”

UAE financial markets poised for Take Off

SCA chief brims with confidence after government incentives to boost economy and sees IPO activity picking up by year-end.

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage,

The UAE’s financial markets are solid and will take off again in terms of liquidity and volume of trading due to positive indications from the government and an improvement in the economy, the chief executive of the Securities & Commodities Authority (SCA) said.

Continue reading “UAE financial markets poised for Take Off”

Value-Based Procurement

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Public procurement refers to the process by which public authorities, such as government departments, local authorities or public hospitals, purchase work, goods or services from companies. Approximately 70% of medical technologies are purchased through procurement.

An efficient (public) procurement environment is essential Continue reading “Value-Based Procurement”

Australia’s cloud market booms as productivity benefits unfold

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, iot, disruption, digital supply chain, innovation, asia, americas, emea, imea, aspac,Cloud technology has proven to be just as popular and effective in Australia as it has across the globe, according to new analysis from Deloitte Access Economics. According to the firm’s calculations, the integration of cloud technology within operations across Australia has boosted the economy’s productivity by nearly $9.5 billion over the last half a decade.

Not only has cloud adoption enhanced key areas of business Continue reading “Australia’s cloud market booms as productivity benefits unfold”

PROCUREMENT INTEGRATION, And Why It Matters !

Clarity 360, Clarity360, Clarity-360, clarity 360, Cloud Clarity, Procurement Clarity, simplified advantage, procurement integration,

Jerry Simpson, is a Market Analyst based in Boston, MA
Clarity 360 ™ – simplified Clarity 360 advantage™.  Award Winning Cloud & Procurement Solutions. 
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Continue reading “PROCUREMENT INTEGRATION, And Why It Matters !”