Development platforms News
September 28, 2015
Salesforce's Dylan Steele discusses how data is transferred and used in the new IoT Cloud, as well as how it can adapt for the future.
September 04, 2015
When Salesforce rolled out its development platform, Salesforce Lightning, it showed promise. But what are the real-world applications of it today?
September 02, 2015
The Cookie Dining debuts a platform business model designed to outcompete established rivals by offering real-time payment, lower commissions and analytics. It will have to grow fast to do that.
August 25, 2015
Salesforce Lightning gets a facelift; Oracle Marketing Cloud buys Maxymiser.
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The Monsanto Company, the world's largest seed company, has turned to the Internet of Things to solve one of the food industry's biggest problems: how to feed an extra 2.3 billion people around the world by 2050. And they're joined by other enterprise CIOs who have decided to explore IoT -- which requires surveying uncharted territory such as new platforms, emerging concepts like edge computing and partnerships with vendors. But these CIOs must also address existing challenges that come with pursuing enterprise IoT initiatives, such as forging better relationships with the business. In this issue of CIO Decisions, find out what aspects of IoT CIOs need to understand before they get started on an enterprise IoT project.
Also in this issue, we look at how free app Duolingo teaches users foreign languages through crowdsourcing; investigate how one CIO's team made the "big switch" from technology supplier to IT service provider; explore why, as IoT matures, CIOs must engage with operational technology; ask an expert why enabling digital transformation requires a solid platform; and go through the five problems CIOs need to avoid so they don't put their careers at risk. Continue Reading
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Devising a server patch management strategy for a virtual host can reduce VM downtime, service disruptions and the number of late nights you spend working in the IT department. Continue Reading