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6 Key Reasons to Use Spectrum Spatial with SAP HANA

by Clarence Hempfield | May 30, 2014 | 8 Comments

Spectrum Spatial Location Intelligence

Although already the world’s largest sugar refiner, as well as the first and only certified organic sugar producer in the United States, Florida Crystals Corporation’s rapid growth threatened to undermine its operational capabilities. With each subsequent acquisition of another sugar company, Florida Crystals faced the challenge of integrating new technology into an infrastructure that had […]


How Dark Data Can Help Predict the Future

by Paul Thompson | May 5, 2014 | No Comments

Dark Data can help organizations see the future.

For the first time ever, San Francisco has hired a chief data officer (CDO), Joy Bonaguro. Bonaguro’s primary responsibilities will be managing policy with an approach that relies heavily on analytics. She already has firsthand experience doing this on a public policy level – Bonaguro previously worked at the Greater New Orleans Community Data Center, […]


The Context of Everywhere: The Internet of Things & The Explosion of Data

by Navin Sharma | April 28, 2014 | No Comments

The Internet of Things can unlock great opportunities.

Around the mid-2000s, the growth rate of Internet-connected devices, primarily computers and mobile phones, began to outpace that of the global population. By 2008, there were more Internet-enabled devices than people in the world.  That trend will accelerate, but it won’t be personal computers and mobile devices on the leading edge of the next wave. […]


Why Being Customer-Obsessed Pays Off

by Jay Bourland | February 14, 2014 | No Comments


For years, Pitney Bowes has been a bit obsessed with being… customer-obsessed.  And for good reason – it’s just good business.  Our clients all over the globe are talking to us about customer engagement.  What many are realizing is that engagement, which occurs when a customer has an emotional bond with the companies with whom […]


3 Predictions for Location Intelligence in 2014

by James Buckley | December 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

Location intelligence will have a big impact on all companies next year.

This year’s Cyber Monday showed us that the mobile shopping revolution is here in full force. According to USA Today, sales rose by as much as 19 percent over last year’s Cyber Monday. Among the online traffic to retailer sites, mobile made up 29.4 percent of visitors. That’s a 61 percent rise from the numbers […]


Why the Internet of Things Will Mean Managing Context, Not Data

by Navin Sharma | November 30, 2013 | No Comments


SmartThings is a company that sells devices to consumers that help them control their lights and locks when they’re not at home. The business is a trendsetter when it comes to the Internet of Things, helping consumers make the most of smart devices, whether they’re turning off the heat from their office or flipping on […]