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Akshay Balachandran

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Digital Trends: Time for Change

“The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not the turbulence — it is to act with yesterday’s logic.” - Peter Drucker


By Akshay Balachandran



According to Forbes:

  • 1% of data is currently being used effectively
  • Data usage will grow to 4% with use of artificial intelligence (AI)
  • 2 years for blockchain to be easily implemented in applications beyond cryptocurrency
  • 40% of businesses will adopt "chat-bots," with enhanced capabilities by the end of 2019

Digital Windshield: Safeguarding Supply Chains from Natural Disasters


The recent natural disaster that occurred in the United States, Hurricane Michael, left destruction throughout the state of Florida. Michael is one of the strongest hurricanes to hit, based on the wind speed and barometric pressure. The damage has been immense, both in terms of lives lost and infrastructure impairment. Some of the statistics (US) are as follows:

Creation Of Retail Magic



The Internet of Things (IoT) is the new “abracadabra” in the retail world. The technology has been around for at least 25 years, though the technology has only just matured, and is creating an impact on retail businesses.