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28 Dec 2016  |  North America
Big Data in Manufacturing: BDA and IoT Can Optimize Production Lines and the Bottom Line—but Much of the Industry Isn’t There Yet
Even if predictive maintenance were to become widespread in the manufacturing vertical, it would impact only one area of a manufacturer’s operations. BDA has the potential to leverage data collected through IoT—and almost 40 other areas—to do much more for manufacturing companies, in almost every corner of the enterprise. This report analyzes...
23 Dec 2016  |  North America
In this report, we examine the challenges enterprises face in migrating data and workloads to the cloud. We look at several approaches to handling data migration, as well as the benefits and liabilities of each approach from the enterprise customer’s perspective. Finally, we review the services offered by selected providers in the market.
21 Dec 2016  |  North America
This Stratecast report briefly explores why NoSQL databases came into existence in the first place; the pros and cons of these databases compared to relational DBs; how each of the two DB types is evolving to be more like the other; and how this has led to the development of SQL-based systems that can query all types of data. It then discusses two ...
14 Dec 2016  |  North America
In this report, Stratecast provides several views voiced by our analyst teams into the multiple dimensions of the communications marketplace, including those tied to: big data, business services, cloud, the connected home, consumer services, the operations & monetization functions, and secure networking. These prognostications are what form this, o...
01 Dec 2016  |  North America
Why Fulfilling Customer Demands is Key to Fulfilling the CSP Vision
This paper focuses on developments in service creation and fulfillment, and explains why their openness and flow-through operation are essential for supporting agility and competitiveness. Effective open and flow-through operations management solutions can ultimately address the business needs of a new era of service provider: the Digital Services ...
02 Sep 2016  |  North America
Adoption Trends in Managed Services: Tailored Services Offer Greatest Appeal, Especially in the Mid-Market
Based on responses from IT decision-makers, Frost & Sullivan looked at the IT challenges that are likely to drive a managed services decision. We also examined which businesses are adopting managed services and which services they are adopting, as well as what they expect of their managed service providers (MSPs). We present results by business seg...
12 May 2016  |  North America
Quantifying and Shaping Customer Experiences will be Key to Revenue Growth
This Stratecast report analyzes today’s brave new world of broadband services, and highlights five areas where CSPs need to be focusing mindshare and resources in order to differentiate themselves from their rapidly-expanding pool of large, well-funded competitors.
05 May 2016  |  North America
Partner Ecosystems and Platform Strategies: Satisfying the B2B2X Realities of Digital Enterprise Management
Do CSPs have a chance in the global platform enterprise marketplace, with its expanding base of new business needs? This report provides a viewpoint concerning the changing customer and partner requirements that all CSPs now face, with an emphasis on the virtual services landscape. The report defines how CSPs can engage successfully, with different...
03 May 2016  |  North America
Cloud-Based Solutions to Thrive on Demands for Effective Business Continuity, DRaaS Adoption to Surge in Mid- to Small Enterprise Segment
Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) has been a boon for cloud and managed service providers, with many bringing offers to market over the last three years. Cloud-based disaster recovery is a service that backs up not only data, but an organization’s environment to a hosted data center that can be activated as needed in the event of a server or...