What makes a smart circular city?
January 25, 2021
The world needs our cities to be sustainable. We can make our cities smarter and more circular utilizing the latest technologies and ecosystem actions. Read about the trends and forerunners in the smart circular city space in the article by our Senior Advisor, Fernando Centeno.
Data as an asset
December 8, 2020
The invisible but potentially incredibly powerful asset of every organization - data. What is the true value of that elusive substance?
How Can Finland Win In The Global Data Competition?
December 14, 2020
How can the EU and Finland win the global data competition? With such data hogs as China and US on either side of the table it is a challenging position. Are EU value and trust an advantage or a mistake? In this episode of #WeeklyTaival we discuss Finland's and Europe's stand in the global data competition.
Data operating model: healthy foundation of a data-driven business
August 5, 2019
For large organisations that collect data from multiple sources, with teams and departments spread across the world, managing one of the assets with the most potential—data—is the first step on their path to success.
Unlocking the value of data
June 13, 2019
Companies see data as one of their most powerful assets and enterprise data continues to be created at massive scales. Yet many companies don’t know how to collect, manage, use, monetize, and value their data. This means there is potentially a huge, unused set of data in organizations’ databases or datacenters.
Data valuation – a modern challenge
September 10, 2019
Data is a very nonconventional asset and the valuation of data is a relatively modern practice that is still in its infancy. However, data valuation affects companies of all sizes—from newly emerged local start-ups to big multinational corporations.
Business model innovations you’ve never heard of
May 2, 2017
Rethinking the business model has been a trend for a few years. Everyone has read about the success and spread of over-the-top business models such as Uber and AirBnB. Their very successful business models have already been copied across various fields. Did you know there is an Uber for e.g. dog walking (www.worthee.com). Tinder and Snapchat type of services are also spreading like wildfire. This means you now can “swipe-right” for jobs (Jobr), networking (CoffeeMe) or even dresses (Seamso).
No “one size fits all”—make the most of your data ecosystem
August 12, 2019
The days of making important decisions based on gut feeling are over. With an increased amount of data being collected at ever-accelerating rates, there has never been a moment when this much data has existed. It has been predicted that the data stored in data centres will quintuple by 2021 and reach 1.3 zettabytes globally.
Data monetization: turning data into profit
August 29, 2019
Data monetization creates a positive and quantifiable impact on business revenue. Besides, data monetization seems to correlate with the industry-leading performance[i]. Who wouldn’t like that?