Special Report: Most Popular Stories of 2016

January 2017

Digital transformation was on the minds of Profit readers, as this year’s most-read stories were all about subjects like blockchain, cloud computing, the Internet of Things, as well as expert insight into what it takes to successfully add modern solutions to business operations.


Here’s the list of Profit’s 10 most popular stories from 2016. Read them for insight into these top trends, including news about Oracle’s new technology and product roadmaps.

Special Report: Cloud Computing
Learn about Oracle’s cloud roadmap, including whatLarry Ellisontalked about at Oracle OpenWorld 2016. Plus, find out how business leaders are already using the cloud to prepare their businesses for future disruption.

The Benefits of Blockchain Across Industries
Blockchain’s approach to security makes it valuable technology for companies looking to share data easily.

Five Ideas: Internet of Things
Oracle’s recent announcement, plus how IoT is changing marketing, supply chain, and more.

Five Ideas: Cloud Computing
Hear experts, including Oracle’s own leaders and partners, discuss ways to keep up with cloud’s impact on the way work gets done.

Special Report: Internet of Things
Learn more about Oracle Internet of Things Cloud Service, plus what you need to know about using the power of IoT technologies to bolster your business.

Digital Transformation and New Technologies
Oracle Insight’s experts share their views on digital transformation and new technologies shaping the business landscape, and what enterprises can do to prepare.

Business Will Drive Digital Transformation
Companies that are applying digital technology to their operations should keep five key considerations in mind.

The Effects of IoT on Modern Marketing
Marketers who embrace IoT strategies today will have the infrastructure and skill set to capitalize on the amazing opportunities ahead.

Gamification in the Enterprise
Gaming techniques encourage employees to adopt habits that benefit the company while creating a fun atmosphere.

The Future of B2B Lead Generation
The signs point to digital marketing as the most effective way to generate sales wins, so what steps can marketers take to improve their game?

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