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Looking back at the key digital trends of 2014

 With consumers interacting with brands over a variety of channels from websites, social media and mobile apps, it’s more important than ever that companies are present on these channels and can engage with customers when they want and how they … Continued
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Advance your business with the Digital…

Digital has become a huge part of how we now do business. From mobile equipped sales teams and location-based apps prompting people to visit your shop, to dynamic e-commerce websites and advanced software that drives productivity, digital is at the … Continued
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Lab353 seeks the most promising tech…

Does your technology company have what it takes to join Lab353? Here’s what you need to know about the most exciting business accelerator program in Ireland. Established by Silicon Valley Global in partnership with eircom Business Solutions, Lab353 is a … Continued
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Why hybrid apps are crushing native…

There are many different types of apps, from native and web-based apps to hybrids in between. Previously, native apps used to be the go-to format but the trend is changing. Back when Apple first launched its App Store, native apps … Continued
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Why the cloud changes everything

I spend a lot of time talking to companies about cloud and when asked why I’m so enthusiastic about it, my answer is the same: it is exciting to be on the first step of something that is a complete … Continued
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What matters more than cost savings…

Ask a director of IT or finance about their technology investment, and they’ll say that nothing matters more than cost savings. But this month’s launch of eircom SIP Voice adds a new element to the mix, opening a new era … Continued
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Five steps to an enabling workplace…

Every organisation wants a positive, productive workplace where staff are happy in their jobs, but also adaptable and open to new ideas. But what are the tangible steps that can let organisations create this enabling culture? Dysfunctional workplace cultures are … Continued
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The answer is Yes, and the answer is iPad

IT directors can feel the pressure when the CEO decides it’s time for an iPad. How can you balance security policy with the need to say yes to the boss? So you’re the IT director and you’re told you have … Continued
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5 Steps to Enable Workplace Culture

Every organisation wants a positive, productive workplace where staff are happy in their jobs, but also adaptable and open to new ideas. But what are the tangible steps that can let organisations create this enabling culture?
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Why Cloud Computing loves Ireland

Ireland is making serious progress in its bid to become the cloud centre of Europe. Here are some of the key success factors putting Ireland on every CTO's shortlist.
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Will smart cities make us happier?

As Ireland hosts its Third National Smart Cities Summit, I’ve been thinking about happiness, and whether smart cities can deliver it. A recent article in The Guardian, The secrets of the world’s happiest cities, noted research saying that a person … Continued