Tag: Efficiency

The Truly High Cost Of “Efficiency”

Thank you Dayna Moon, for the inspiration.

“Efficiency,” in mechanical terms, means the ratio of the useful work performed by a machine to the total energy expended to do that work. In digital marketing terms, “efficiency” should mean the ratio of business outcomes to total money spent to achieve those outcomes. Unfortunately “cost efficiency” has come to mean simply “low cost.” Media agencies have been touting “cost efficiency” as the key benefit of using programmatic ad tech to buy and place digital display media. And who doesn’t love a good deal, or low prices, as it were? 

But of course there’s a catch, as with anything that’s too good to be true. How can there be continuously more ad impressions to buy, while the CPM prices go lower and lower? As far as I’m aware, the number of humans on earth hasn’t exploded recently and the amount of time they

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In the world of financial technology, AI poses questions, heightens efficiency, and encourages ingenuity

This article was written based on discussions from the latest Bloomberg Women in Fintech event. To learn more about the series, please email wif@bloomberg.net.

While AI has been a buzzword for some time, the uncertainty and rapid changes stemming from the global pandemic have brought the technology’s benefits and challenges to the forefront. Within the multitude of applications, several focus areas are helpful for the fintechs in particular, keeping in mind how humans and AI can work together to empower the other.

The opportunities for AI to both assist in a tumultuous working environment and heighten human efficiency were under discussion at the latest panel hosted by Bloomberg’s Women in Fintech. There are many details to consider with a constantly evolving technology, particularly surrounding bias and security, but according to panelists, it is essential that companies look to integrate AI holistically, ensuring automation bolsters their business and empowers employees to

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Harbor Management Software Market- Roadmap for Recovery from COVID-19|Need to Improve Business Efficiency to Boost the Market Growth

Technavio has been monitoring the harbor management software market and it is poised to grow by USD 16.26 mn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 7% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Harbor Management Software Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied. While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities. Technavio’s in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis. Download a Free Sample Report

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Maserati’s new MC20 supercar uses F1 engine efficiency technology

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Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST) Secures a 1.2 Megawatt Order as the European Energy Efficiency Market Continues to Rebound

www.capstoneturbine.com) (NASDAQ:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it has received an order for two natural gas-fueled C600 Signature Series (C600S) microturbines for CEMACON SA a leading manufacturer of construction materials that include bricks, ceramic blocks, plywood and mineral powders. Servelect, Capstone’s exclusive distributor in Romania (www.servelect.ro), secured the 1.2 Megawatt (MW) order, with an estimated commission date of February 2021.” data-reactid=”13″VAN NUYS, CA / ACCESSWIRE / September 9, 2020 / Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (NASDAQ:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology

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How Infor Drives Enterprise Efficiency With Cloud Technology

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Infor, a provider of business cloud solutions, formally announced it achieved significant progress in the past 12 months, growing its customer base by 400%.

As part of the development, Benzinga chatted with Infor vice president and general manager Bill Vellante, as well as Steve Jensen, president and CEO at SunStream Business Services, an Infor customer.


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About Infor

Founded in 2002, and acquired by Koch Industries in February of 2020, Infor is an enterprise software solution enabling finance operations to keep up with the digital transformation.

“Infor CloudSuite Financials is a modern ERP cloud capability with end-to-end functionality in everything from general ledger to accounts payable, accounts receivable, and more,” said Vellante.

In the simplest way, the company’s core product CloudSuite is an integrated finance and supply management software that reinvents the general ledger, increases supply management transparency, and uncovers cost savings opportunities.


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Lucid Motors’ Proprietary Electric Drivetrain Technology Powers Record-Setting Performance and Industry-Leading Efficiency in the Lucid Air

NEWARK, Calif., Sept. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Lucid Motors, which seeks to set new standards for sustainable transportation with its advanced luxury EVs, today announced details of the proprietary, in-house developed electric drivetrain that will power the forthcoming pure-electric luxury Lucid Air and allow it to become the instant class leader in a number of key performance and efficiency metrics.” data-reactid=”13″NEWARK, Calif., Sept. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Lucid Motors, which seeks to set new standards for

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