05 Mar

Why is Sound Recognition a Key Strategic Technology for Artificial Intelligence

IDC Francisco Jeronimo

Francisco Jeronimo
Research Director, European Consumer Wireless and Mobile Communications

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The adoption of smart home devices is expanding steadily. Consumers are starting to understand the benefits of using smart speakers to play music or ask trivia questions, to use connected cameras to monitor their homes, or smart heating and smart lightning that can be controlled from their smartphones.


20 Feb

What Planet Are You From, Mr. Hospital CIO?

IDC Jonas Knudsen

Jonas Knudsen
Research Director, IDC Health Insights, EMEA

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Jan Van Vonno
Research Manager, European Software

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This is not a rhetorical question. It was something my hospital CEO asked me when, as CIO, I was presenting the digital vision and strategy for the New Odense University hospital construction project. (more…)

01 Feb

Achieving Retail Customer Experience Personalization at scale through Automation

Andrea Sangalli IDC

Andrea Sangalli
Associate Research Director, IDC Retail Insights

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“By 2019, 40% of Retailers Will Have Developed a CX Architecture

Supported by an AI foundations; the Architecture supports CX Hyper-Micro

Personalization, Providing up to a 30% Conversion Increase and Thus up to

25% Higher Revenue” (more…)