Over the years, we’ve seen the rise of travellers who are choosier than ever before. While they may certainly be more adventurous and open to new experiences, they are also incredibly sure about the level of interaction and assistance that they’re looking for. We’re seeing trends like adventure travel, experiential travel, bleisure (Business + leisure) travel etc. becoming buzzwords in the travel industry.
The number of mobile phone users globally is expected to cross the 5 billion mark by 2019. What this means for enterprises is that this revolution is already sweeping into companies as more firms take advantage of mobile technology to better engage with and empower employees, boosting their efficiency, making location irrelevant and streamlining processes.
The 13th Conference on Web and Internet Economics (WINE) event held at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, in December 2017 threw up some interesting discussions around concepts ranging from the scale effects in Web Search, market and auction mechanism design to pricing of resources in the cloud.
As organizations reel under increasing margin pressures, the focus is now on looking inward for improving efficiency and driving down costs. It's a game that spells Cost Optimization and ROI Maximization across the board – support functions included.
Looking back at 2017, it has been an eventful year for Halosys product engineering. Halosys, as a platform, now has a richer list of features on optimization and usability.
Here’s brief bird eye view of the list of new and enhanced features: -
1. Support for Bulk CURD operations - Support for CURD operations on bulk data for databases like Postgres, HANA, MySQL via CSV files and JSON helps increase performance by miles wherever bulk data is involved.
Sonata Software has trademarked the word platformation. Srikar Reddy, CEO and MD, Sonata Software talks in detail about platformation and how it helps enterprises ease the transition to digitization. He also talks about platformation's performance in the Indian market.
For the last several months, we at Sonata have been working on our new digital business transformation approach ‘Platformation.’ At its core, Platformation is about enabling businesses and organizations to adopt technology backed new business models and drive digital transformation.
What is common to the most successful companies in today’s digital era? Whether it is Apple, Facebook, Amazon or Alibaba, they all use a platform strategy to power their business model.Infact, a Harvard Business Review study done earlier in 2017, showed that digital transformation is paying off for those firms that embrace it.
The success of any enterprise systems such as Dynamics AX is highly dependent on how well it is adopted and used within the organization.
Because travel is so closely linked to lifestyle trends, it is no surprise that it was one of the first sectors to get digitised with the advent of the Internet. In the early days, the internet was mostly seen as a source of information, while the actual planning and reservations happened offline, mostly through the traditional travel agent booking systems.