I recently attended Dreamforce 2013, the annual event of Salesforce. Mark Benioff CEO of Salesforce.com kicked off the four day annual event with his keynote on Tuesday morning November 19th. An event, attended by 130,000 registered professionals from 123 countries.
The theme of the conference was the “Internet of Customers” connected applications, connected devices and connected marketers. Mr. Benioff, introduced the new “SalesForce 1 Platform”- essentially a mobile offering of the salesforce.com products. The product demo showcased the ease of managing a classic sales cycle from a mobile device with all of the services hosted on cloud. The target market for SalesForce1 is Read more »
In any big or small organization, there should be a platform where people can instantly get in touch, collaborate, share resources, do online meetings and video conferencing. The Lync Server platform provides an infrastructure for achieving real-time collaboration and does all these things. The bold features include instant messaging, real time presence, VoIP, ad hoc and structured conferences (audio, video and web conferencing) and much more. These features are available within an organization, between organizations and with external users on the public internet or standard phones.
“Microsoft Lync” and “Microsoft Lync for Mac” are instant messengers which serve as client for the Lync Server Platform. “Microsoft Lync” client is completely customizable using Lync SDK; moreover, an organization can also Read more »
Building Big Data Solutions in Cloud using Agile Model – Cloud Expo2013 Speaker Session Presentation
Big data and Cloud solutions are becoming central to today’s business landscape, impacting everything from efficient planning/forecast to analytics –and effective execution in between.
Analyzing data became tedious and time consuming as there was a sudden surge in volume of data. It turned more complex with most of the data coming to system being unstructured and not easily manageable by structured systems like relational data bases. It could be a scenario where we want to draw inferences from complex interrelationships, such as when businesses want to know the sentiments of their customers by Read more »
For eLearning to be possible or effective, it is critical to have continuous connectivity (either through intranet or internet) between the learner’s device and the learning management system (LMS). However, there are many situations where network connectivity is either unavailable or intermittent and which disrupts the learning process.
This webinar will present a solution that enables organizations to overcome this issue and offer anytime anywhere access to eLearning content to their students and employees.
Join us for an insightful webinar “Interactive eLearning in Low Internet Bandwidth Environments” on 11th December 2013 to learn about how to Read more »
Cloud has taken a center-stage in enterprise business dynamics. Organizations are no longer contemplating about whether to go for cloud and allocating big slice of their budget pie for buying up cloud services. The public cloud services market is forecasted to grow 18.5 percent in 2013 to total $131 billion worldwide, up from $111 billion in 2012, by Gartner Inc.
According to my analysis of the current play in Cloud industry, following trends have seen great strides globally and are overwhelmingly interesting to observe:
1- Hosted private clouds – Adoptions on the rise & Read more »
Recently, Harbinger presented a session at DevLearn 2013, an eLearning Guild conference. DevLearn was indeed an unprecedented learning experience for professionals in the eLearning domain. Persuasive technologies, compelling eLearning solutions, mind boggling ideas and next-generation strategies, you name it and it was all there. A big thank you to e-Learning Guild for hosting an excellent event. It was truly a remarkable conference.
In our speaker session, we talked about ‘Map-driven Learning in Enterprise Systems’. As mentioned in one of our earlier blog post, the traditional methods of eLearning have their own advantages and limitations. In this presentation, we raised the curtain to the Read more »
It is widely known and accepted that a Learning Organization stays ahead of its peers in the competitive landscape. With a globally spread workforce, it has been a challenge, at least until recently, for organizations to provide its associates continuous learning opportunities, in a cost effective manner.
eLearning methodologies have to a great extent helped organizations overcome this challenge. But with the growing trend of eLearning on mobile devices a new dimension to the learning challenge has emerged wherein anywhere, anytime learning is the way of the future. Though organizations have been able to Read more »