Newcastle University has adopted SAP's S/4 HANA to speed up its student application and clearance process.
Salesforce says that the IoT presents a new opportunity for marketers to glean deeper insights into their prospects and customers.
Connected devices allow chief marketing officers (CMOs) to learn how their products are being evaluated and used, what stage of the process the prospects are in and potentially what factors influence buying behaviour. Salesforce.com says IoT is not just about connected machines; it's about connected products and marketing, too.
Qualcomm helped create AllJoyn, an open source IoT framework for connecting devices that is now managed by the Linux Foundation. While there are many efforts to enable devices to connect to the Internet, Qualcomm says that having a common open source standard protocol, such as AllJoyn, for uniting those devices is important.
Qualcomm has focus on automotive, wearables, healthcare and education.
Source: Computerworld UK
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