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Picu inovasi dengan Big Data..

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Hasrat untuk Gangguan: Survei Menemukan Bahwa Perusahaan Tertarik untuk Memicu Inovasi dengan Big Data 5/8/2014Berbicara mengenai inovasi, wilayah ASEAN merupakan pemimpin global. Dengan berada di peringkat tengah 15 negara teratas dalam di Innovation Scorecard GE, Singapura, Malaysia, dan Indonesia telah membuktikan diri “siap dengan gangguan” dan mengadopsi tren baru untuk tetap berada di depan dalam persaingan global.  Para pihak eksekutif dari ketiga negara ini yang berpartisipasi dalam kegiatan terakhir GE Global Innovation Barometer sangat yakin bahwa masyarakat di negaranya masing-masing lebih baik dibandingkan dengan satu dekade yang lalu karena inovasi. Dan sementara tidak semua orang sepakat bahwa terdapat Revolusi Industri yang sedang terjadi, mereka semakin mengakui pentingnya Big Data dan Internet Industri. Terdapat beberapa perbedaan di wilayah ASEAN. Singapura, yang menjadi unggulan teratas, memiliki beban peraturan yang rendah. Para pihak eksekutif di Malaysia, yang b…

Mengapa konglomerat Oman memilih IT360?

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IntroductionKhimji Ramdas (KR) has been in business since 1870, which makes them one of the oldest and most reputed business conglomerates in the Sultanate of Oman. Over the last 160+ years they have successfully been able to build the trust of some of the largest and most premium global brands in the region of Oman. With the commitment and success that KR has had over the years, his majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin, stated that KR, on the path to build its goal, is building a fast-growing and futuristic Oman. Mr. Chandrashekhar Jajware, CIO, Khimji Ramdas had the herculean task of organizing the entire IT system and teams that were working in silos. “We have a very strict evaluation process, so it took some time to come to a conclusion. ManageEngine won in some crucial areas including feature & functionality, licensing model, initial technical support and commitment towards providing quick solution. This impressed all my team members on board and made it easy to make a unanimous decision…

4 Hal yang perlu kita ketahui tentang IT Maturity Assessment

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4 Things You Need to Know About IT Maturity Assessments

IT maturity assessments come in many shapes and sizes. Some are broad and look at a large number of areas, like strategy, culture, governance, people, skills, transparency, risk management, security, processes, asset management, customer satisfaction and supplier management. Others are deep, looking in detail at how your organisation aligns to a best practice framework, like ITIL or COBIT. Either way, an IT maturity assessment is designed to benchmark your current IT capabilities against a fixed scale. It will give you a baseline – a snapshot of where you are now – from which you can plan a roadmap for improvement. An IT maturity assessment tool can be a valuable tool, but some planning is needed to make sure you get value from your effort - so here are some of the things you should be aware of... You Need to Have a Clear Purpose The first question you need to ask is why do I want to assess my IT maturity? If it’s to benchmark y…

Datacenter, sumber polusi baru ?

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Data centers are the new pollutersPatrick Thibodeau | Aug. 27, 2014
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Credit: iStockphoto U.S. data centers are using more electricity than they need. It takes 34 power plants, each capable of generating 500 megawatts of electricity, to power all of the data centers in operation today. By 2020, the nation will need another 17 similarly sized power plants to meet projected data center energy demands as economic activity becomes increasingly digital. Any increase in the use of fossil fuels to generate electricity will result in an increase in carbon emissions. But added pollution isn't an inevitability, according to a new report on data center energy efficiency from the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC), an environmental action organization. Nationwide, data centers in total used 91 billion kilowatt-hours of electrical energy in 2013, and they will be using 139 billi…

Mengukur KPI UKM

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Usaha kecil bukan berarti pengelolaannya harus kuno dan tradisional. Prinsip-prinsip modern perlu diterapkan pada usah kecil dan usaha tradisional agar usaha-usaha kecil ini berkembang pesat dan sukses. Apapun jenis dan usaha Anda - entah itu usaha makanan tradisional atau startupteknologi canggih - anda memerlukan indikator-indikator untuk mengukur kinerja bisnis Anda.Pikirkanlah usaha itu seperti mobil, apapun mobil Anda entah itu Ferrari terbaru atau Toyota Avanza, Anda tetap membutuhkan alat ukur seperti speedometerdan fuel gaguge untuk mengetahui kecepatan Anda dan kapan harus mengisi bensin. Penting sekali mengetahui hal-hal ini sebelum semuanya terlambat !
Keengganan memasukkan prinsip modern ini bukan saja terjadi di usaha-usaha kecil di Indonesia, namun juga terjadi di negara-negara maju. Sebuah artikel terbaru di Australia Finance Review menjelaskan bahwa tiga (3) alasan utama kegagalan bisnis kecil adalah manajemen finansial yang buruk (28% kegagalan), akuntansi yang buruk (1…