23,000 attendees, 290 Google Cloud customer stories and 105 announcements — all in just a few incredible days. Google Cloud Next ’18 was a whirlwind of powerful insights and exciting new releases. We heard the latest on artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, security and containers, as well as a flurry of enterprise-focused launches and updates including: Some of the world’s largest companies are “going Google”: Announcements included Nielsen, Target, eBay, [...]
We think it’s safe to say that a great workplace culture has a positive effect on company growth and vice versa — the proof is in the pudding! Our proof comes in the form of a string of award wins on both fronts (culture and growth), which speaks volumes about our incredible team and the importance of our work. Maven Wave has been in the habit of earning several awards [...]
Today’s marketers have an awe-inspiring, some might say overwhelming, range of responsibilities. What was once a narrow focus on advertising and promotion has expanded to include a wide range of content creation and distribution, customer relationships, social media, and customers’ experiences throughout their lifecycle both on- and offline. At the same time, many businesses have become data-driven, holding all executives accountable for progress against key metrics. To manage this [...]
Google is continually adding new updates to keep your cloud secure from threats and protecting your data. Google's Cloud provides users with top notch infrastructure to keep companies safe, as well as provide the tools for collaboration. Below we touch on 5 updates you have access to today! Manage Your Assets in One Place Cloud Identity is a new solution that allows you to manage [...]
Google Compute Engine provides scalable cloud-based virtual machines. Get the benefit of Google’s constant innovation and improvement by using Google Cloud’s highly reliable infrastructure with no up-front costs, pay-by-the-minute pricing and automatic discounts.
Maven Wave helps guide your journey to Google's cost-effective, scalable and reliable cloud computing. Shift to an IT infrastructure that enables business innovation and agility.
In this Ask the Expert, we sat down with our healthcare technology expert, Patrick Crotty. Below we dive deeper into how healthcare firms are integrating technology solutions to improve their business efficiencies and provide better care to their patients. How can moving to the cloud help healthcare organizations? It depends on the segment of healthcare, as well as where the client is at in their cloud journey. [...]
Machine learning is garnering a great deal of attention and resources right now but experience is showing that the journey from promising experiments to functioning solutions is not always an easy one. In order to avoid having pilots being no more than one-off science experiments it takes special care and effort. One way to deal with this problem is to adopt the principles of DevOps as useful guideposts to [...]
Google started in the cloud and runs on the cloud, so it's no surprise, that we fully understand the security implications of powering your business in the cloud.
The pace of technology is continually accelerating and we are seeing more and more machine learning solutions being utilized across industries and even in our personal lives. But beyond the practical application of the technology, data scientists are developing some truly amazing use cases for how ML can enhance our lives unexpected ways. From identifying which shop your ramen noodles came from to saving the rainforests, the possibilities are endless [...]
Cloud Pricing: Google Cloud Platform vs Other Cloud Providers Cloud computing gives you the power to reduce IT costs, scale your business and allows for flexibility. But, how do you know what cloud platform is best for your business? Imagine a platform that frees you from the traditional leveraging tactics of enterprise agreements and allows you to empower teams without the rigors of one or three-year budget forecasting. [...]
Today’s enterprises are being disrupted by technology; endless amounts of data, cloud, machine learning, AI - it’s seemingly impossible to keep up. Yet, IT leaders are being asked to be more innovative than ever before. How can your organization become more data-driven? How can you provide exceptional experiences to avoid customer churn? How do you attract top talent from a new generation of employees? Finally, how do you move [...]
On a daily basis, marketers are tasked with identifying new ways to target customers through campaigns, emails, events, ads, social media, and more. But, how do you know if your marketing strategy is effective and making an impact on sales? This is where marketing analytics can make a huge difference; it’s crucial for companies to understand the value of marketing efforts. At its core, marketing analytics is the measurement [...]
Steve Cole serves as a Senior Principal at Maven Wave. Cole studied Management Science (Operational Research) at Lancaster University and received a masters degree in Market Research from The University of Georgia. Cole has 20 years of experience in the field of marketing analytics. One fun fact about Cole is he was a DJ in college! What does your position as a Senior Principal [...]
If your business is like most, you probably handle more files than you can efficiently manage. To compete in the modern digital world, you need a content-centric platform that provides file security and supports real-time collaboration. The G Suite platform does just that.
Are you effectively managing your field workforce? In today's competitive market, it's essential to stay connected. Companies face a variety of challenges when it comes to optimizing their field representatives. From defining overlapping territories and inefficient routes to new employee training, managers often lack the proper technology to get the job done effectively. Expectations of the Evolving Workforce Generation Z and Millennials make up a large [...]
In this Ask the Expert interview, we sat down with Stéphane Donzé, Founder & CEO of AODocs, to learn more about the AODocs platform and how companies are using it for enterprise document management. Describe the AODocs platform and how businesses utilize it. AODocs is a user-friendly enterprise document management solution. Built on top of G suite, AODocs allows companies to manage their documents and [...]
We’ve all benefited from artificial intelligence (AI) enhancing our personal lives; from using GPS to predict the fastest route to having Spotify suggest songs that we may like. Artificial intelligence is not just affecting our personal lives, but we are now seeing it being adopted by the enterprise. In the coming years, we can expect AI to become one of the biggest disruptors within the enterprise. In fact, research [...]
The third and final day of FIA Expo lacked the zing of day two but still managed to have some intriguing and enlightening moments. The most well-attended panel of the day featured the “bitcoin bros” Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss as well as the traditional appearance by the major clearing houses and not one, but two, fintech panels. On top of all that, the biggest news wound up being generated [...]
The panels at FIA Boca have produced their fair share of interesting and at times newsworthy discussions in years past. But it’s a rare event when a panel on one of the most hyped and headlining stealing technologies of all time (bitcoin) is overshadowed by both a look back at the 2008 financial crisis from some players who were in the room at the time and the normally [...]