Category: Technology

Augmented Reality

Immersive Reality – a business opportunity

This is the third in a series of articles exploring the challenges and opportunities facing the audio visual (AV) industry, which has its annual European flagship event, ISE2018, in February. This article looks at how innovative and immersive technologies can improve the user experience. A deeper user experience? Technology companies...

OpenStack

OpenStack Takes a SnapShot of Its Customer Usage Patterns

    Leaders of the OpenStack Foundation presented a profile of OpenStack adoption at the semi-annual Summit in Boston (May 8-10), based on a survey of 1,300 OpenStack developers and users in 78 countries. The Foundation’s key objective: Making clear that production deployments are growing, building on projects begun since...

Interview: Chatbots Rising – Learning from Oracle’s Suhas Uliyar

I had the privilege today to interview Oracle’s mobile and Chat Bot expert, Suhas Uliyar.  In this video interview we discuss the four components of Chat Bot development, how they utilize mobility platforms, sentiment analysis, APIs, personalization, decision-trees, AI and much more.  Enjoy! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2A8oaJr1dcY] Follow Kevin Benedict on Twitter...

Cyber Security

Bad-bots and CNP fraud

The use of bad-bots to further payment card not present (CNP) fraud. According to Trustwave’s 2016 Global Security Report 60% of cybercrime incidents target payment card data. Half involve magnetic stripe data (generally stolen via point-of-sales devices) whilst the other half involves card not present (CNP) data; data stored by...