Before we delve into hypotheticals, let us focus on the facts. Ukraine elected Viktor Yanukovych in 2010, probably mostly legitimately. Yanukovych and his staff then stole somewhere on the order of seventy billion dollars of public money, dramatically increased presidential power, and harassed and imprisoned political rivals. Then in 2014, a large ...
Cyber-security was an unknown business driver a few years back. The recent attacks and the possibility of a 'cascading failure' due to cyber-attacks on networks and industrial control systems has made cyber-security a 'must-have' solution for systems security purposes. The market initially had niche and pure-play solution providers like Industrial ...
Frost & Sullivan: U.S. to Fall Behind Rest of The World if there's a Continued Ban on Futuristic Retailing, such as Tesla in New Jersey
Frost & Sullivan's Automotive and Transportation Senior Industry Analyst states that New Jersey's ban on Tesla can potentially influence other Northeastern states to do the same, subsequently setting the U.S. behind the rest of the world. For more information from Frost & Sullivan's global Automotive and Transportation practice, contact me at eithe...
By a happy accident, I happened upon Casablanca on Turner Classic Movies this past Friday. This movie always makes me happy – the wonderful dialogue, the gorgeous black and white, the melodrama… it’s just the most stylized, and stylish, thing ever, and I just love it start to finish. You know what’s funny, though? That movie – however polished and...
President Obama's Fuel Efficiency Standards to Give American Trucking Industry Major Advantage in Global Economy
Frost & Sullivan's recently promoted Global Automotive and Transportation Research Director Sandeep Kar provides his commentary in response to President Obama's Executive Order on fuel efficiency standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks discussed earlier today in Upper Marlboro, Md. Sandeep believes that, while President Obama's fuel efficiency...
It’s March, which means that most of us have abandoned our New Year’s Resolutions. The primary reason seems to be our way of thinking. We know where we start, and we know where we want to end up, but most of the middle remains murky. So, armed with new running shoes (or Chantix or some fad diet), we embark on these endeavors, hoping that if we make...
By Farah Saeed, Principal Consultant Attending DistribuTech is always an exciting event. The timing is perfect, it is usually right after the holiday break where fresh ideas and inspiration are required to start the year. This year was no different. Technologies featured appeared to focus on the following three themes: Power Restoration Mobil...
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