Dan Bieler

Principal Analyst

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The Rise Of The Subscription Business Model

Dan Bieler April 23, 2020
In a post-COVID-19 world, sellers of products and services might find it easier to charge over an extended period based on consumption rather than asking for large up-front cash payments.
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The Coronavirus Crisis Survival Kit For Startup Entrepreneurs

Dan Bieler April 21, 2020
Principal Analyst Dan Bieler prioritizes three things that startups should be doing to emerge from the coronavirus pandemic successfully.
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5G In Financial Services

Dan Bieler April 20, 2020
5G will let financial services firms step up their offerings for customers. But it will also increase competition in the sector. Is your tech strategy up to the challenge?
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The Coronavirus Crisis Puts Telcos Back On The Map As Strategic Providers

Dan Bieler April 20, 2020
The coronavirus crisis offers telcos an opportunity to reposition themselves. Over the medium and longer term, the stronger telcos will benefit from the crisis.
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The Culture Of An Organization Defines Its Destiny

Dan Bieler December 20, 2019
Corporate culture matters because it provides the framework for what and why employees and managers prioritize business objectives and how they go about executing them. Transformation depends on this adaptive workforce that drives and defines the organization.
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5G In The Retail Sector

Dan Bieler November 14, 2019
5G will speed up the transformation of the retail sector by delivering technology building blocks for frictionless end-to-end experiences.
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A Timeline Guide For Your 5G Strategy

Dan Bieler November 12, 2019
The rollout of 5G is much more evolutionary than the rollout scenarios of previous cellular standards.
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Non-Public 5G Networks Will Be A Critical Building Block Of Your Enterprise Network Strategy

Dan Bieler September 6, 2019
Non-public 5G networks promise better privacy, data security, compliance, and cellular network performance; they also offer safer and more private features for dedicated user groups.
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Learn From Telcos And Network Infrastructure Vendors About Innovations For Networked Solutions

Dan Bieler September 4, 2019
The report “Connected Solutions Are A Catalyst For Tech-Driven Innovation” highlights how technology-driven innovation by telcos and network equipment vendors can help CIOs from outside the telecoms sector with their innovation initiatives.
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5G In The Manufacturing Sector

Dan Bieler September 3, 2019
5G and Industry 4.0 form a very powerful combination. Together, they can lift and shift the manufacturing sector to a much higher level of digitization, in particular by maximizing the mobility, flexibility, and versatility of production. 5G in the industrial manufacturing context offers opportunities beyond factory automation, as it also covers process automation, human/machine interfaces, […]
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Reflections On Bosch ConnectedWorld 2019

Dan Bieler August 19, 2019
Bosch ConnectedWorld — Bosch’s premier customer and partner event held annually in Berlin — has become a destination event for European internet of things (IoT) professionals.
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Employee Engagement And Cultural Transformation Drive Customer Experience

Dan Bieler May 21, 2019
Employee engagement is critical for customer experience.
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A Guide To 5G Strategy

Dan Bieler April 16, 2019
The hype around 5G is growing. Governments are auctioning off the necessary spectrum; telcos are testing the first 5G networks; handset vendors are announcing the first 5G smartphones; business users are exploring potential 5G use cases; and consumers are seeing media reports about the possibilities of super-fast broadband. And yet, are you familiar with the […]
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Digitalization In Industry — Observations From Hannover Messe 2019

Dan Bieler April 5, 2019
Hannover Messe, the leading global trade fair for everything industrial, offers a great opportunity to feel the pulse of digital momentum in the industrial context.
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5G@MWC19 — Reflections On Mobile World Congress 2019

Dan Bieler March 1, 2019
Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 took place in Barcelona.
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Embrace Specialist Tools To Drive Sustainable Innovation

Dan Bieler February 22, 2019
Successful tools and tech support broad and fluctuating levels of participation in innovation, both inside and outside the organization.
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Prepare For Blockchain’s Impact On The Telecommunications Sector

Dan Bieler February 19, 2019
Blockchain offers telcos opportunities for new business, improved compliance, and efficient operations.
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Reflection On Web Summit 2018

Dan Bieler November 16, 2018
Web Summit took place for the third time in Lisbon earlier in November. Over the years, Web Summit has become one of the leading global conferences to discuss everything technology. The large presence of startups and fast pace of presentations across many different stages give Web Summit a particular edge. It is impossible for a single […]
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Assess Your Innovation Capability Maturity

Dan Bieler October 12, 2018
(with Pascal Matzke and Michael Glenn) Customer expectations are rising too quickly for traditional models of incremental improvement; companies need to find a strategy to harness disruptive technologies that balances iterative solutions with fearless, flexible innovation. Many company leaders have been swept up in the sex appeal surrounding the term “innovation,” claiming proficiency without any […]
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Impressions From Alibaba’s Computing Conference

Dan Bieler October 8, 2018
Alibaba has become one of the world’s most fascinating and cutting-edge technology businesses — and is key to understanding where the digital era is heading.
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