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Posts By: Rajeev Batra

GE Digital Acquires Field Services Software Leader ServiceMax for Close to $1 Billion

ServiceMax and GE Digital – Service Eating the World

Providing a great customer experience through superior service has been the hallmark of great businesses. In today’s hyper competitive world, where product differentiation doesn’t last long and customers expect to be treated well, it is truer than ever before. Businesses must be service obsessed to survive and thrive, period. In many instances, service is the…

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The Final Frontier: Democratizing Access to Stocks

The Final Frontier: Democratizing Access to Stocks

Software and the Internet have transformed and democratized many industries over the last two decades, but the financial services industry remains in the dark ages. The Great Recession was just a reminder that despite the “brilliance” of the global financial complex, most people suffer from a lack of access, transparency and independence when it comes…

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Tech’s next most powerful role will be dominated by women

No, this is not another pessimistic rant about the lack of women in the tech industry, especially in leadership roles. I am an optimist, and, as a partner to several marketing technology and SaaS companies, I would like to draw attention to an observation staring us all in the face. There are thousands of women…

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The Big Deal On Big Data

In tech circles, the new paradigm of handling massive volumes of information has dominated the discussion about the future of enterprise for a while now. Two years ago, a cover story in The Economist offered tips on how to prepare for the “new world” of Big Data. As recently as February 12, the New York Times reported…

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