Posts Tagged ‘ Location Intelligence ’

For Omnichannel Success, Retailers Must Embrace Location Intelligence

by Linda Mitchell | December 9, 2016 | No Comments


Retail used to be a relatively straightforward industry. In the past, malls, town centers, and commercial districts would provide the primary point of contact between consumers and their preferred brands. Today, however, retail has become an omnichannel industry, allowing shoppers to interact with brands through any physical or digital channel that’s most convenient to them. […]


Digital Transformation: Identify, Locate, Communicate

by Manmohan Gupta | August 22, 2016 | No Comments

Digital Transformation Identify Locate Communicate

Today’s generation of customers are more connected, to brands and each other, than ever before. They’re more informed about what they want, where they want to get it from and how they want to get it. Customers expect a mobile-first, omnichannel digital experience from brands. They adapt to new channels and new technologies at near-lightning […]


New Location Intelligence APIs Enhance the Pitney Bowes Commerce Cloud

by Kapil Dhawan | May 4, 2016 | No Comments

Location Intelligence

Location intelligence (LI) gives organizations vital context that enables them to understand their customers and constituents on a variety of levels. This information can be as basic as a customer’s address or as complex as the tax rate of a larger municipality, granting important insight that can guide an array of business decisions. Pitney Bowes […]


MRR – A New Raster File Format

by Sam Roberts | April 26, 2016 | No Comments


Pitney Bowes has developed a new raster data format called Multi-Resolution Raster (MRR) as a key component of the new MapInfo Pro Advanced raster visualization and processing solution. MRR is a completely new raster data format that reimagines how raster data is stored and what data can be stored as a raster. It is a […]


“Where” takes on the big data challenge

by Lorena Hathaway | March 31, 2016 | No Comments


Everybody’s looking to add context to business decisions—but it’s not so easy.  By 2017, over 30% of enterprises will access big data via intermediary data broker services (Gartner).  However, a KPMG study found that 85% of CIOs and CFOs are still having trouble accurately analyzing and interpreting their existing data. Organizations need ways to link […]


International Year of the Map — Celebrating cartography, Location Intelligence and everything in between

by Lorena Hathaway | March 25, 2016 | No Comments


The International Year of the Map kicked off this fall and will continue through 2016. Celebrations are taking place worldwide, and it is fun to see how different countries are taking part. I particularly love looking at the maps done by children. They’re beautiful. They’re full of wonder, color and imagination: crafted by small people […]