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Why Cloud is Your Big Opportunity in 2018 (Webinar)

Why Cloud is Your Big Opportunity in 2018 (Webinar)

The cloud is providing significant advantages for business and 2018 will be the year most organizations recognize this. Matt Garrepy, chief digital officer at web content management provider Solodev, shared those thoughts in a recent CMSWire webinar, “Planning Your 2018 Digital Strategy: The Top 5 Opportunities for CIOs.”  

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What is An Alexa Skill and 4 Tips on Creating Your Very Own

What is An Alexa Skill and 4 Tips on Creating Your Very Own

The way we interact with technology is changing before our eyes — and our ears. The Amazon Echo product range, along with the Alexa Skills that give it functionality, is driving much of the rejuvenation going on in audio marketing. For those living under non-wifi enabled rocks, the Amazon

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Will Indie Merchants Force Amazon to Loosen Its Grip on Ecommerce?

Will Indie Merchants Force Amazon to Loosen Its Grip on Ecommerce?

The upward trajectory of ecommerce parallels the growth of the world wide web, and more growth is in the forecast. Worldwide retail ecommerce sales are predicted to rise 23.2 percent in 2017 to $2.290 trillion. That means for the first time, ecommerce sales will account for one-tenth of total

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Larry Ellison Taunts Amazon, Reveals Cybersecurity Play at Oracle Open World

Larry Ellison Taunts Amazon, Reveals Cybersecurity Play at Oracle Open World

Oracle CTO Larry Ellison was in his element as he delivered the keynote address at his company's annual user conference Oracle Open World.  The crowd of 60,000 who descended on San Francisco this week arrived eager to learn about the new innovations the Redwood City, Calif.

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Was Toys R Us Too Slow to the Digital Transformation Party?

Was Toys R Us Too Slow to the Digital Transformation Party?

Toys R Us, the iconic Wayne, NJ-based toy retailer, has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States — and its historically lackluster attempt at digital transformation may be to blame. To understand Toys "R" Us’s current position, we have to go back to the year 2000.

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Larry Ellison Says Oracle Can Beat Amazon at Its Own Game

Larry Ellison Says Oracle Can Beat Amazon at Its Own Game

Forget the signature V-neck sweater, black turtleneck and trousers. Yesterday Oracle CTO Larry Ellison donned a new uniform of polo shirt, beat up blue jeans and running shoes to share a message with the masses.  There was also a clicker involved, but we'll get to that later.

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