The next BriefingsDirect business innovation thought leadership discussion
focuses on how companies are exploiting technology advances in procurement
and finance services to produce new types of productivity benefits.
We'll now hear from a procurement expert on how companies can better manage
their finances and have tighter control over procurement processes and their
supply chain networks. This business process innovation exchange comes to you
in conjunction with the Tradeshift Innovation Day held in New York on June
To learn more about how technology trends are driving innovation into
invoicing and spend management, please welcome Joanna Martinez, Founder at
Supply Chain Advisors and former Chief Procurement Officer at both Cushman
and Wakefield and AllianceBernstein. She's based in New York. The discussion
is moderated by me, Dana Gardner, Principal Ana... (more)
The next BriefingsDirect thought leadership panel discussion focuses on the
heightened role of security in the age of global cloud and mobile delivery of
apps and data.
As enterprises and small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) alike weigh the
balance of apps and convenience with security -- a new dynamic is emerging.
Security concerns increasingly dwarf other architecture considerations.
Yet advances in thin clients, desktop virtualization (VDI), cloud management
services, and mobile delivery networks are allowing both increased security
and edge applications performance gains.
The next BriefingsDirect expert panel discussion examines the value and
direction of The Open Group IT4IT initiative, a new reference architecture
for managing IT to help business become digitally innovative.
IT4IT was a hot topic at The Open Group San Francisco 2016 conference in
January. This panel, conducted live at the event, explores how the reference
architecture grew out of a need at some of the world's biggest organizations
to make their IT departments more responsive, more agile.
We’ll learn now how those IT departments within an enterprise and the
vendors that support t... (more)
The next BriefingsDirect Voice of the Customer big data case study discussion
examines how mobile app advertising platform Tapjoy handles fast and massive
data -- some two dozen terabytes per day -- with just two part-time database
Examine how Tapjoy’s data-driven business of serving 500 million global
mobile users -- or more than 1.5 million add engagements per day, a data
volume of a 120 terabytes -- runs with extreme efficiency.
To learn more about how high scale and complexity meets minimal labor for
building user and advertiser loyalty we're joined by ... (more)
The next BriefingsDirect security market transformation discussion explores
how airline Allegiant Air solved its payment card industry (PCI) problem --
and got a whole lot better security culture to boot.
When Allegiant needed to quickly manage its compliance around the Payment
Card Industry Data Security Standard, it embraced many technologies,
including tokenization, but the company also adopted an improved position
toward privacy methods in general.
Here to share how security technology can lead to posture maturity -- and
then ultimately to cultural transformation with many bu... (more)