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COVID-19 To Accelerate Use of Digital Payment Technology

The global shift towards digital and cashless payments has increased over recent years. For example, investments in payments related fintech have been double that of other technology investments across the financial services space. However, according to a new report by the Emerging Payments Association (EPA EU), The European Payments Landscape in Perspective: 2020 Report, this trend will be

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Why The Cloud Is The Backbone Of Remote Work?

Prior to the pandemic, many organizations required their employees to come into the workplace, whether it was for leadership, community, security or other reasons. COVID-19 caused organizations everywhere to quickly shift to remote work, regardless of their opinion before. The shift was a matter of safety and public health, yet many companies that used to

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The COVID-19 Recovery Will Be Digital: A Plan For The First 90 Days

This article was originally posted by Aamer Baig, Bryce Hall, Paul Jenkins, Eric Lamarre, and Brian McCarth on the McKinsey The rapid migration to digital technologies driven by the pandemic will continue into the recovery. Here’s how to accelerate your organization’s digital capabilities to keep pace. By now, most C-suite executives have led their companies to digitize at least

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Asos Is Using Augmented Reality To Promote And Sell Fresh Products In Lockdown

As lockdown continues to squeeze online fashion retailers, Asos is embracing augmented reality (AR) to help it promote and sell fresh products to housebound audience. E-commerce clothing platforms have reported mixed results during lockdown. Although bricks and mortar competitors have been laid low by shuttered high streets, wider economic tailwinds have dampened consumers’ enthusiasm for online

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COVID-19: Digital Twins In The Future Of Manufacturing 

Ali Nicholl, Head of Engagement, Iotics, outlines the need for digital twins and how  Rolls-Royce Power Systems demonstrates the manufacturing benefits We live in a world of data and controls, legacy systems and siloes of information, where infrastructure and architecture are built around internal systems and processes. While it’s true the manufacturing industry was transforming its digital operations pre-the COVID crisis, the current market volatility caused by the virus has

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Coronavirus Accelerates Shift In Cloud Deployment

There are convincing business cases for using public, private or hybrid cloud models under normal trading conditions. But now, in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, your choice might impact your company’s long-term sustainability. With the COVID-19 crisis unfolding, enterprises are asking whether they have adopted the right cloud computing models for their business’s processes

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