One of the many shocking things about a pandemic is how quickly the unimaginable becomes the inevitable.
In less than 72 hours, even the world’s most traditional companies transitioned from office-based to working from home. Everyone could see that the word “work” was about to be redefined.
The transition was head-spinning. In those first hours, days and weeks, companies across every industry stepped through what looked like a playbook (if only a pandemic playbook existed).
They moved, in sequence, from “keeping the lights on” to imagining whole new business models in a high-speed scramble. Businesses re-evaluated their hierarchy of needs, establishing the basics first, much like they were running up Maslow’s psychological needs pyramid
And as they did, the changes were so fundamental to how their teams operated, any notion of reverting back to normal quickly fell away.View Whitepaper
Back in 2009, we were a small team of software engineers, building a massive multiplayer game called Glitch.
We started using Internet Relay Chat (remember IRC?) to keep everyone on the same page. As work on the game progressed, we kept wishing our IRC channel could do more than just basic communication. So we found ourselves tweaking it, adding to it and hacking new ways to get things done faster.
Well, the game flopped, so we decided to focus on this new collaboration thing we’d developed.
That was a good call. Because, we ended up w ...
You may have heard Slack’s origin story: It began life as an internal tool that helped a games development company collaborate better.
Fast forward to today, and Slack is used by teams all over the world—and all over the enterprise, from marketing and sales to HR to customer support, not to mention engineering teams.
It’s a collaboration hub that brings together people, data and applications. And it’s highly adaptive, flexing to suit the structures and working styles of all kinds of teams. ...
Why zonal architecture and service-oriented gateways are the next big things in IVN
Automotive architecture is evolving quickly, driving a high number of high-speed network interfaces, processing demands, and increased security needs. Next-generation architecture will offer secure, edge-to-cloud compute solutions enabling new cloud-powered services that will benefit the entire automotive industry.
OEMs are looking for solutions to evolve the E/E architecture and meet future requirements for connected electric self-driving vehicles. This e ...
Smart homes are no longer a technology of the future. They’re here today, enabled by a wide variety of devices and services that consumers are embracing in growing numbers.
And that’s bringing big changes—and challenges—for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) that have long offered standard, subscription-based bundles of voice, video, and data services to their customers.
Smart home technologies depend on access to fast, ubiquitous, and reliable connectivity. If CSPs can deliver this and build on that foundation with new digital a ...
We looked at the total cost of ownership for Plume’s Consumer Experience Management (CEM) Platform to help Communications Service Providers understand the benefit of transforming from legacy solutions to Plume‘s agile, cloud-based services delivery platform.
Do more with Plume. Plume helps CSPs improve service, reduce operating expenses, and increase their capability to upgrade and deploy new services. ...
This infographic shows the key activities that drive modern IT operations: - IT Service Strategy...