Joe Hewitson

IT Developer, Total Benchmark Solution

With a degree in Applied Computing Technology and over a decade of service in the IT and Software Development industries, Joe Hewitson has acquired a keen ability to write about emerging technologies and the impact they have on a wide range of industries. Accompanying his love for all things tech is a passion for writing informed and engaging pieces in an easy to understand voice. Living in the beautiful arms of the Rocky Mountains, Joe is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys running, biking, and fishing.

Articles by Joe Hewitson

Big data sources and location services: Are they worth it?

There's no shortage of big data sources. The question is, how can the data be collected and, more importantly, how can it benefit your business strategy? Read More

August 31, 2017

What’s your data strategy missing?

Your insights are only as good as the data behind them. Is your data strategy capable of finding the diamonds in the rough? Read More

April 12, 2017

“Westworld” sparks important questions about AI technology

HBO's hit new television series, "Westworld," has thrust AI technology into modern pop culture. But the show begs a few important questions on AI. Read More

December 9, 2016

How will surging Mobile Black Friday sales affect the holiday?

Mobile Black Friday shopping is predicted to surge into uncharted territory this year. How will this affect the future of the holiday? Read More

November 18, 2016

Augmented reality applications represent the next frontier of mobile engagement

Augmented reality applications could very well be the next influential evolution in the mobile space. Read More

August 15, 2016

Four ways mobile is changing IT support

The IT landscape is changing rapidly, and companies are being forced to keep up. Here are four ways mobile is changing IT support services. Read More

August 3, 2016

Mobile infrastructures: 7 things to keep in mind as you develop your strategy

Here are seven things that you should keep in mind as you create mobile infrastructures. Read More

July 19, 2016

Wearable sensors poised for growth in the Middle East and Africa

As wearable sensors continue to come in more convenient and useful packages, it's not entirely difficult to see why enterprises might adopt them. Read More

July 5, 2016

Popular open-source programming language Swift looks to the future with the release of Swift 3.0 beta

Mobile platforms are ultimately only as effective as the underlying mobile programming language behind them, which is why Swift is gaining popularity. Read More

June 15, 2016

How cross-platform mobile development increases employee productivity and improves the user experience

Here's how enterprises are leveraging cross-platform mobile development to take employee productivity and the user experience to the next level. Read More

April 21, 2016

Leveraging contextual mobile intelligence to provide a better user experience

Enterprises can use mobile intelligence to provide a more informed, personalized and natural user experience. Read More

April 20, 2016

The keys to mobile collaboration management

How a centralized platform and effective communication regarding mobile policies are crucial to an effective mobile collaboration management strategy. Read More

April 13, 2016

Mobile knowledge crossword: State of the industry

This mobile knowledge crossword serves as a great catalyst to better understand the current state of mobile enterprise technology. Read More

April 4, 2016

Cloud storage vulnerabilities: How to protect corporate data

Cloud storage can lead to some risk. Here are some tips on how to protect corporate data that lives in the cloud. Read More

January 15, 2016

Mobile holiday shopping: What Cyber Monday 2015 can teach us about engaging mobile app strategies

The shift from desktop to mobile holiday shopping has provided a unique opportunity for retail CMOs to showcase a new level of personalization. Read More

December 3, 2015

Mobile app design trends: Which ones are worth your while?

Customers are no longer content with static or watered-down experiences — and mobile app design has been propelled to center stage. Read More

November 9, 2015

How mobile user analytics drive success and inspire innovation

In a recent study by IBM's Center for Applied Insights (CAI), mobile user analytics are described as a critical factor in successful development projects. Read More

October 22, 2015

CMOs may soon need mobile application development platforms

How mobile application development platforms can help CMOs get the most out of their marketing strategies. Read More

October 20, 2015

Five tips for fostering enterprise collaboration and successful mobile development

Fostering enterprise collaboration is key for successful mobile development. However, facilitating successful development from beginning to end is tough. Read More

October 8, 2015

Nearing a 360-degree view of customer interactions with the help of proximity marketing

A 360-degree view of customer interactions has become the holy grail of CMOs. Here's how to leverage proximity marketing to better reach customers. Read More

October 7, 2015

Mobile app developers: Improving customer satisfaction through agility

Mobile app developers can increase agility and improve their customer response time through platform as a service (PaaS). Read More

September 23, 2015

Streamlining C-suite collaboration with a mobile mindset

Mobile technology can streamline C-suite collaboration by making communication and everyday tasks easier. Read More

September 9, 2015

Impact of Internet of Things: How to better understand the customer

One primary impact of Internet of Things is how businesses can gather more personalized data on their customers. Read More

September 9, 2015

Three ways to simplify operations and ensure a proactive infrastructure

To keep up with constant advancement, CIOs must find ways to simplify operations and maintain nimble, proactive infrastructures. Read More

September 9, 2015

Five top mobile-centric CIO priorities

A mobile-centric CIO must focus on maintaining a successful environment. Here are the top five CIO priorities for those looking to drive success. Read More

September 9, 2015