Tag Archives : #AcrossTheNet


Louis Columbus: Ten Ways Big Data Is Revolutionizing Manufacturing

InsightaaS: Louis Columbus’s A Passion for Research blog is one of the most interesting sources of information on the internet. In past months, I have highlighted several of his “roundup” posts – compiled perspectives on forecasts and estimates on the cloud computing industry, analytics/Big Data and business intelligence, 3D printing, even on available cloud courses – and found broad [...]


Ray Wang: Inside 2015 Boardroom Priorities

InsightaaS: R. “Ray” Wang is one of the IT industry’s most widely-respected analysts. Currently the CEO of Constellation Research, Wang is recognized as a leader in identifying digital business practice options and adoption pathways. The post featured today provides a good example of Wang’s approach, and why his opinion is so highly valued in the [...]


ASYMCO: The Innovator’s Stopwatch. Part 1

InsightaaS: Across the Net regularly highlights posts from Horace Dediu’s ASYMCO blog, an important source of information on issues pertaining to Apple and to the smartphone and related markets generally. In this post, Dediu overlays analysis of US smartphone adoption with a logistic function that can be applied – and is, in an informative graph contained in the text [...]


Tableau: Top 10 Trends in Business Intelligence in 2015

InsightaaS: Most businesspeople are familiar with the Market Lifecycle (or Market Adoption Curve), in which products are plotted on curve that moves from “early adopters” to “early mass market” to “late mass market” to “laggards” (or in the variant I prefer, “repeat purchasers”).  I used to do a lot of workshops that would include a [...]


Chaotic Flow: Cloud Channel Challenges – SaaS Channel Compensation

InsightaaS: It’s pretty well known by many of our readers that my focus extends to both cloud and channels – and that I find discussions involving cloud channels especially interesting! Today’s featured post looks squarely at a key issue in cloud channels: the compensation model needed to engage the channel in selling SaaS applications. In [...]