Entries by Hiba Amin

, ,

Business Uses and Benefits of Intranets & Extranets: Part 1

According to Axero, “an intranet is a network where employees can create content, communicate, collaborate and get stuff done.”  In this 2-part series, we will discuss intranets and extranets, how they are used, their benefits for businesses, and how they differ. What is an intranet? Intranets are private, secured networks that are used to share information […]

How an Intranet Can Elevate Employee Engagement

Over the last few years, intranet technology has evolved tremendously. From a simple online notice board to a technological opportunity with endless capabilities. Intranets have the ability to elevate employee engagement, enhance customer experience, and so much more. According to Dale Carnegie, 90% of leaders think an engagement strategy will have an impact on business […]

The Internet of Things Will Explode by 2020

By the year 2020, there will be 24 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices installed around the world. In fact, it is predicted that every day in 2016, we will see 5.5 million new things get connected (TeamViewer). IoT has been labelled as The Next Industrial Revolution because it will change the way people live, […]

, ,

Business Uses and Benefits of Intranets & Extranets: Part 2

According to techopedia, an extranet is a controlled private network allowing customers, partners, vendors, suppliers and other businesses to gain information. Extranets make communicating simple for individuals inside and outside of an organization. Keep in mind that intranets are also a controlled private network, except access is only given to individuals within an organization. In this […]

,

Veriday Hosts UX Challenge Competition for UWaterloo MDEI Students

On March 30th, Veriday welcomed 30 students and staff from the University of Waterloo’s Master of Digital Experience Innovation (MDEI) program. Veriday collaborated and hosted a User Experience (UX) Challenge Competition with Professor Karin Schmidlin, in which 6 teams of 4-6 students competed. MDEI is a multi-disciplinary program that offers a unique combination of creativity, […]

,

The Evolution of FinTech: Infographic

The Evolution of FinTech Financial Technology, or FinTech, has recently emerged as its own industry, consisting of companies that use technology to make financial systems more efficient for their customers. According to statista, “As of February 2015, bank spending on new technologies in North America was projected to reach 17 billion U.S. dollars in 2015 […]

,

Top 4 Reasons to Attend Intra.NET Reloaded in Boston

Intra.NET Reloaded is a 2-day conference focused on defining the future of the digital workplace. This conference brings together over 100 decision makers from corporate IT, Communications and Business departments who are responsible for creating tomorrow’s digital workplace to network, partner and exchange knowledge in a unique event format. This year it is taking place […]