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Welcome to Life at the Edge

Last week, TechCrunch ran an interesting feature on the rise of edge computing. Much of the article focused on a hypothesis that Peter Levine, general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, and many others have championed: that cloud computing will soon be surpassed by edge computing, where real-time processing occurs at the connected device level. The argument is that connected devices need to make instant decisions and transmitting data back to the cloud for processing creates a delay.

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Talking Trends Part 3 - The Media Movement and Digital Health

The conclusion of my three part blog series on the KPCB Internet Trends Report 2017. Here I consider the changing media landscape and rise of digital health.

The New Media Movement

The Internet Trends report also explores how media has evolved as music and video move to on-demand, subscription models.

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Talking Trends Part 2 - Alexa and the Amazon Effect

Part 2 of my three part blog series on the KPCB Internet Trends Report 2017. Here I consider the role of voice UI and the rapidly evolving retail ecosystem.

Alexa, Transfer Money to _____

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Talking Trends of Today and Thinking of Tomorrow (Part 1)

The annual KPCB Internet Trends report by Mary Meeker and team was released last week and as usual, it’s the buzz of the tech world. Filled with interesting insights, I think the report gives a good snapshot of the state of the technology sector today - especially around what’s happening with the Internet, digital advertising, gaming, and cloud. Beyond the numbers and the charts, it’s also an opportunity to think about what the future holds for your industry. For me, there were six key points.

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Stop #2 of Identity Live 2017 - Düsseldorf

Stop #2 of Identity Live 2017 was in Düsseldorf, Germany! The room was filled with customers, prospects and partners who came to hear from engaging analysts, identity experts, and ForgeRock customers, such as Amer Sports and HSBC. The common theme of the day was customer identity, with sessions covering the latest trends in privacy (particularly GDPR), security, the internet of things and other business-critical topics for successful digital transformation. 

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GDPR: Coming to Your Company Soon

What’s so special about May 25th? Beyond it being National Wine Day in the U.S. and the anniversary of the release of the first Star Wars movie, it's the one-year mark until the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect. Set your countdown clocks! Any business (globally, not just the EU) that processes the personal data of EU residents will fall under the jurisdiction of the GDPR.

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Telecommunications and the IoT: Are You Ready for the Revolution?

We are in the midst of a digital revolution. Devices are everywhere - turning on light bulbs, opening locks, streaming media, connecting us to loved ones, tracking our movements - and recording massive volumes of information about people, places, things and services. Internet of things devices are forecast to soon outweigh the number of mobile devices.

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Retail Personalization Must Transcend Channels 

With over seven billion people on the planet, and close to half of them using the internet for shopping, whilst around 80% will still shop in store, it’s safe to say the majority of shoppers will in some way be influenced or shop through digital channels. These individuals (in-store, online or through social media) have their own personalities, likes, dislikes, needs and desires.

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A Quick Look Back As We Rev Up the Tour Bus for 2017

As I write this in early April, we’re just under one month away from our Identity  Live Summit coming up in Austin, Texas. You may have seen our announcement last week that we’ve released a new version of our flagship ForgeRock Identity Platform.

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ForgeRock Shifts Customer Identity Market (Again)

New capabilities in the ForgeRock Identity Platform point the way forward for Customer Identity & Access Management

JMorrison Mon, 04/03/2017 - 10:05
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Retailers are Lagging Badly at Omnichannel Commerce

As we’ve previously explored, the future of retail will involve advanced online services and secure digital identity tools.