This infographic from Microsoft illustrates the breadth of the company’s technology, from gaming and entertainment, to operating systems and applications, to search and social.
A 2016 study by Forbes Insights and SAS found that 90% of executives worldwide who use data analytics noticed it improved their ability to deliver a superior customer experience. And According to a January 2018 survey of US senior decision-makers conducted by Verndale, big data/analytics was listed as the most important emerging technology for enhancing customer experience, cited by 63% of respondents.
Optimizing the customer experience continues to be the most exciting opportunity for digital marketers and e-commerce professionals around the world. Company respondents are the most excited by the prospects of customer experience optimization, as they have been for some time now.
Executives indicated that they were currently investing in a range of technologies in order to help drive growth.
As quantified self becomes more established in the market, its intersection with mobility, social networking, and ethnography is one of the most intriguing areas of coverage.