Technology in Fleets

Technology in Fleets

According to research at Stax, with decrease in fuel prices thanks to the plummeting of oil, about half of fleet owners are reinvesting in their fleets and of those, about 40 percent plan to upgrade the equipment on their vehicles.

Trends Impacting Investment in Oil & Gas Software

Trends Impacting Investment in Oil & Gas Software: How Falling Oil Prices and Shifting Operating Procedures are Impacting Investment in Oil & Gas Software

From extraction, to processing, to transportation, the Oil & Gas supply chain is arguably the most complex of any industry. It is challenging for anyone to understand the complex interlinking of infrastructure, equipment, and processes required to bring the mission-critical energy resource into our homes. The same goes for Oil & Gas technology.

Internet of Things

Internet of Things: An Enabler for Business Growth

From smart cars that are able to drive and park themselves, intelligent thermostats that detect your arrival and turn up the heat, to smart clothing that can track the amount of calories burnt — these are all part of the latest gadgets-gone-gaga trend: the Internet of Things (IoT).

Ag Tech, Data and Changes in the Value Chain

Ag Tech, Data and Changes in the Value Chain: From Farm-to-Fork

Technology is fundamentally changing behavior and power dynamics across the agriculture value chain. Investors in agriculture should look both at how technology is being used to drive value within their own segment of the value chain and at how available technology is driving change across the industry.

Busting Five Myths on Data Breaches that Companies Should Note

Busting Five Myths on Data Breaches that Companies Should Note

Executives and investors may be quick to forget, but shoppers are not, and that could impact retailers’ profit and share price.

Attracting ‘Smart’ Capital for Your Tech Startup

Attracting ‘Smart’ Capital for Your Tech Startup

Despite being relatively young, Sri Lanka’s tech startup ecosystem has witnessed tremendous growth over the past few years. Home to world-class human capital, an envious geographical location, an increasingly favorable business climate, and relatively superior infrastructure to other countries in the region, Sri Lanka is well poised to become a thriving startup hub.

Expert Analysis

Expert Analysis: M&A responsible for new tech launches

Speaking with BizReport, Palash Misra discusses trends and the cause of growth in the marketing technology space.

Sri Lanka Tech Start-up Ecosystem

Sri Lanka Tech Start-up Ecosystem: The Need of the Hour

In Sri Lanka’s evolving startup space, collective success is predicated on realizing this market rewards novelty, action & differentiation.

Expert Analysis

Expert Analysis: Technology in Fleets

Stax CEO Rafi Musher and Director Brett Conradt write about the use of technology in the trucking industry for Fleet Maintenance.

Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2016 Internet Trends Report

Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2016 Internet Trends Report

Earlier this week, Mary Meeker, the former Morgan Stanley internet analyst and current partner at venture-capital fund Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers, released her annual Internet Trends Report. While it’s definitely a voluminous report and well worth the read, there were two key takeaways to highlight.

Enterprise Technology Sales

Enterprise Technology Sales: Total Addressable Market or Total Addressable Person?

Looking at the changes in personal accountability within an organization — the changing needs of specific customer — is just as important as understanding the theoretical needs of the corporation.

Four Factors are Driving Competition for Tech Deals in 2016

Four Factors are Driving Competition for Tech Deals in 2016

2016 has gotten off to a slow start for dealmakers. The first quarter of the year saw private equity deals overall drop by 30% year-to-date according to PitchBook. While higher valuations have been attributed to driving the volume of deals — specifically in technology — down, that does not mean that competition has slowed.