Daily Tech Briefing Dec. 12, 2018

Salesforce Tool Helps Field Service Agents Better Serve Customers VIDEO

December 12, 2018 10:03 AM
DAILY VIDEO: Salesforce IoT Insights gives field service agents a head start, and Qualcomm rolls out a platform for 5G devices.
Jason McGee KubeCon NA 2018

IBM Embraces Knative to Drive Serverless Standardization VIDEO

December 12, 2018 7:48 AM
VIDEO: Jason McGee, VP and CTO of IBM Cloud Platform, explains why the open-source Knative project is an important step toward enabling the serverless market.
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FCC Investigates Wireless Coverage Cheating by Telecom Carriers

December 11, 2018 5:53 PM
NEWS ANALYSIS: Feds put a large Mobility Fund grant on hold to investigate a rules violation by a major wireless carrier, which might not be telling the truth on how far its network reaches.
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Profit Potential Driving 'All In' Deployment Plans for AI SLIDESHOW

December 11, 2018 4:01 PM
Envisioning increased revenues and an improved customer experience, many organizations plan to incorporate artificial intelligence throughout the entire enterprise by next year.

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Why Retail Employees See Tablets as Big Help in Customer Service

December 11, 2018 2:57 PM
INDUSTRY RESEARCH: More than one-half of shoppers (51 percent) believe they are better connected with their smartphones than store associates. Two-thirds of retail store staff believe they can provide better customer service using tablets.
KubeCon 2018

Why the Cloud-Native Market Is Expanding at KubeCon

December 11, 2018 1:51 PM
eWEEK DATA POINTS: Multiple vendors and open-source projects announced new products and milestones at KubeCon NA 2018. Learn about them in this data points roundup.
IBM

IBM, Nvidia Partner on Converged System for AI Workloads

December 11, 2018 12:58 PM
The IBM Spectrum AI with Nvidia DGX combines Big Blue's software-defined storage with Nvidia's powerful GPU-based supercomputer.
5G

Why 5G Will Make All Current PCs, Smartphones Obsolete

December 11, 2018 12:29 PM
FUTURE IT ANALYSIS: Let’s fast forward a couple of years and talk about what 2020+ with 5G likely will look like.
Lenovo ThinkSystem

Lenovo Partners With Cumulus on Open Networking

December 11, 2018 11:35 AM
The company announces its initial lineup of disaggregated network switches, which can run either Lenovo's own CNOS operating system or Cumulus Linux.
Blockchain.technology

What CEOs Really Want From Blockchain, Other Emerging Tech

December 11, 2018 11:32 AM
NEWS ANALYSIS: CEOs, looking to ride the economic wave for as long as it lasts, are much more willing to use whatever technology is at hand because growth has become a greater imperative than cost reduction.

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