Teaming the analytics power of the cloud with smart, connected devices is the way to unlock the business case for wearables.
We’re at a huge juncture in the way enterprise IT systems are built, sold and used, and much of that focus is on analytics and creating services based on insights from real-time data. Analytics has to be at the heart of successful wearables. ERP systems for example, are moving from being purely transaction processing engines to becoming people-centric applications for organization-wide collaboration – what we call ‘Systems of Engagement’. Wearables is a natural extension of a system that has proven itself critical in business as a system of record and now is able to exploit the power of social, mobile, analytic and cloud technologies to become a system of engagement.
Author: Ryan Gloeckler