Tech challenges keeping CEOs up at night

Tech challenges keeping CEOs up at night

n the next 12 months, technology is the top investment priority for 26% of CEOs, according to the Marcum LLP-Hofstra University CEO survey, the second in a 2019 series, released recently.

The report, based on insights from C-suite executives at 258 companies, found technology is one of the top-three investment priorities for 67% of CEOs.

Technology is also impacting business planning in the next year, the leading influence for 49% of respondents, according to the report. Access to talent and economic concerns also effect business planning.

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An executive conversation with MetLife Chief Digital Officer, Greg Baxter

An executive conversation with MetLife Chief Digital Officer, Greg Baxter

Dais X was honored to participate in the North Carolina Technology Association’s Tech Talk Live series on Tuesday 10/17/2018.

Neal Davis, Chief Executive Officer at Dais X, served as moderator of an Executive Conversation with Greg Baxter, Chief Digital Officer at MetLife.  The event was held at MetLife's Global Technology & Operations Campus in Cary, NC. In the course of the conversation, Greg highlighted several points about the impact of Digital Transformation at MetLife that are worth sharing.

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Digital transformation for a better B2B outcome

Digital transformation for a better B2B outcome

Digital Transformation in Business to Business (B2B) operations seems out of place and rightfully so.  If, as a B2B business, you adopted or upgraded your digital tools in the last few years, you would think that a performance upgrade or a few new specialized features in your computing arsenal should keep your business on the competitive edge. And If you are not leveraging digital tools in your B2B operations, and are thriving, you would see no reason to change. After all, if it is not broken - why fix it? If either scenario describes your feelings on the subject you could not be more wrong.  

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Sudhir Deshpande, chief technology officer at Dais AI, talks FinTech strategy at Live Oak Bank

Sudhir Deshpande, chief technology officer at Dais AI, talks FinTech strategy at Live Oak Bank

Digital Transformation is having a profound impact on all aspects of the Financial Services industry. This moderated panel discussion will provide insights on how financial services companies are embracing disruption, competing in the markets in which they operate and capitalizing on opportunities that technological advances are creating. 

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6 rules for digital transformation success

6 rules for digital transformation success

To remain relevant in today’s highly competitive marketplace, digital transformation is no longer an option - it is requirement. To become fully digital, companies must dramatically increase the scope, scale and speed of their IT, while also staying in sync with their evolving business needs. This can be challenging, and many CIOs are struggling with the complex environment, higher costs, compliance and security issues, and the never-ending need for faster implementation and deeper insights.

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Neal Davis, chief executive officer at Dais X, talks digital transformation at Research Triangle Foundation

Neal Davis, chief executive officer at Dais X, talks digital transformation at Research Triangle Foundation

Digital Transformation is having a profound impact on all aspects of IT and business. The ability to develop and deploy technology more quickly and at a higher quality as well as advancements in data and analytics provides new challenges and new opportunities for all businesses. 

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Dais X Announces Partnership with Software Industry Veterans to Advance the Design and Deployment of Artificial Intelligence in Digital Transformation

Dais X Announces Partnership with Software Industry Veterans to Advance the Design and Deployment of Artificial Intelligence in Digital Transformation

Dais X Invests with Sunil Nikhar and Sudhir Deshpande, Launches “Dais AI”, to Help Clients Better Address Customer Needs Created by Technological Advances and the Changing Competitive Landscape

GREENSBORO, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dais X, an information technology (IT) and business services consultancy, along with software industry veterans Sunil Nikhar and Sudhir Deshpande, announced the launch of Dais AI, an artificial intelligence (AI) company purpose-built to help clients capitalize on digital business opportunities through the development of custom AI solutions and technologies.

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The reinvention of manufacturing: From Henry Ford to tomorrow

The reinvention of manufacturing: From Henry Ford to tomorrow

A version of this article also appeared in the American City Business Journals

Factories have undergone a significant amount of change since the 1930s, and that change has accelerated in the last 10 years. Think of the advances in automation, robotics, sensors, the Internet of Things, analytics, big data, artificial intelligence, and design methodologies. How much more will manufacturing change in the next 10 years? Or the next 20?

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The art of going direct-to-consumer

The art of going direct-to-consumer

E-commerce growth and digital channels, such as mobile and tablets, are driving change in the retail landscape. As the pressure to keep pace intensifies, a growing number of manufacturers are establishing digital direct-to-consumer (DTC) sales channels. 

Today’s consumers have never had more options for researching and purchasing products. Ever-increasing online sales and the emergence of new digital channels, such as mobile and social media, drive innovation in a constantly evolving retail landscape. 

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