Splunk and New Relic power digital business success

Splunk Inc and New Relic have formed a strategic alliance and a new integration to help enterprises improve customer experiences and drive revenues. The Splunk App for New Relic, available today as a preview release on Splunkbase, gives developers and IT operations teams a comprehensive view into both application performance and infrastructure health with seamless sharing of data across both Splunk® and New Relic platforms.

Algorithm marketplace to make its mark

Industrie 4.0* has been underway for more than five years, and while many businesses have begun some promising Industrie 4.0 projects, key challenges remain that are making algorithms the heartbeat of these projects, according to Gartner, Inc. By 2020, Gartner predicts that at least 30 per cent of Industrie 4.0 projects will source their algorithms from leading algorithm marketplaces — a significant rise from less than 5 per cent in 2016.

Tieto signs e-commerce deal with major retail chain Granngården

Granngården, a chain with more than 100 stores around Sweden which specializes in products within gardening, animals and agriculture, has chosen Tieto as its partner for creating a next-generation solution for its e-commerce and omnichannel operations. With this new solution, Granngården aims to develop their customer experience and to lay the basis for online revenue growth and seamless omnichannel experience.

Focusing on the continuous enterprise

Today companies are competing to ship ideas as fast as possible in pursuit of the Continuous Enterprise. To assess the ever-growing need for speed, Chef surveyed more than 1,500 global IT practitioners and decision-makers on trends in productivity, workforce roles, and technology adoption.

Tieto develops Kenya's first digital card and payment solution

Commercial Bank of Africa announced today the launch of a new digital banking solution based on a mobile app named Loop, making it the first of its kind in Kenya and in the region. Tieto has developed and delivered the digital and mobile payment solution that allows easy card issuance for MasterCard. With this initiative Commercial Bank of Africa aims to serve 1 million currently unbanked Kenyans.

Etera renews infrastructure services contract with Tieto

Etera, a Finnish mutual pension insurance company, and Tieto have entered into an agreement for the prolongation of the existing contract. Under the five-year agreement, Tieto will provide Etera with infrastructure services and create a scalable platform to help increase cost-efficiency as well as creating favourable conditions for Etera’s IT renewal.

VR coming into view

Biosensors, speech recognition, movement mapping and space perception will give a significant boost to the market prospects of VR technologies, finds Frost & Sullivan’s TechVision Team.

The Swedish forest industry is increasing its pace of digitalization

The role of IT for companies within the forestry industry is becoming more and more innovative, which showed in increased investments in IT during 2016. At the same time, only four out of ten companies have a formulated strategy for digitalization, and only every fifth company has set up a dedicated unit specifically for digital innovation. This is indicated by Tieto's IT-barometer, which has surveyed the Swedish forest industry's attitude towards digitalization.

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