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Check out our top 6 posts this week!

  1. Google Goes Corporate at Google Next
  2. The Brain Science that Drives Corporate “Training for Retention”
  3. Technical Guide: A Service Mesh Primer
  4. Dual Learning Systems in the Brain: Implications for Corporate Training
  5. Cerebri AI Sets The Standard for Managing Customer Journey Analytics
  6. Accounting Tech Market Alert: FloQast Provides AI-Powered Transaction Matching to Accelerate the Financial Close

Welcome to Amalgam Insights (AI)! We empower successful organizations to perpetually reimagine the path forward towards innovation by multiplying the value of technology. We help companies to enhance the financial, programmatic, & cognitive profiles of technology at scale to build long-term advantages across cost management, automation, governance, agility, culture, and social impact.

Our key practice areas include:

  • Financial Augmentation: Technology Expense Management, Future of Finance and Accounting.
  • Programmatic Augmentation: Machine Learning and Data Science, Data Management, DevOps, Open Source Technologies.
  • Cognitive Augmentation: Learning & Development, Talent Assessment, and Extended (Augmented and Virtual) Reality.

We provide guidance to key financial, technical, and cognitive trends through client deliverables including:

  • Market Milestones that highlight key announcements in enterprise technology markets
  • Analyst Insights which provide guidance based on the experience of our veteran analysts, our research data, and key market trends
  • Vendor SmartLists where our analysts recognize top vendors that solve key business challenges
  • Business Value Analysis, which brings financial, technical, and human value into a single framework for enterprise buyers and vendors to better articulate the full value of technology investments.
  • Webinars and presentations designed to provide consultative recommendations to internal or external audiences
  • Retainer programs, providing full access to Amalgam’s analyst team and research efforts at your fingertips to help you with making your most strategic technology decisions.
  • Workshops to guide your technology roadmap and strategy from a functional, financial, or cognitive perspective.

To gain our technical, financial, and cognitive perspectives on technology strategy, guidance, or value mapping, please email us at info@amalgaminsights.com for more information on how to work with Amalgam Insights.

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Zoho Is Moving to Austin!

I recently attended Zoholics 2019 in Austin, Texas. It was quite an event. The conference opened with the big news that was Zoho is moving its headquarters to Austin! This made headline news on the front page of the Austin American Statesman, and Austin mayor, Steve Adler offered words of excitement and encouragement during his …

Enterprise Data World 2019: Data Science Will Take Over The World! … Eventually.

Amalgam Insights attended Enterprise Data World, a conference focused on data management, in late March. Though the conference tracks covered a wide variety of data practices, our primary interest was in the sessions on the AI and Machine Learning track. We came away with the impression that the data management world is starting to understand …

Google Goes Corporate at Google Next

There’s no doubt that Google exists to make money. They make money by getting companies to buy their services. When it comes to selling ads on search engines, Google is number one. When it comes to their cloud business, Google is… well, number three. I’m guessing that irks them a bit especially since they sit …