There is no question that the way that we did business pre-Covid has to – and will – change. In fact, it is already evolving daily. Technology is the key driver for changes that impact you and your business directly.
Already, we have seen so much new technology designed to help medical professionals detect, trace, & combat the virus.
Soon enough, this same technology will be the catalyst for products that will benefit all industries and businesses.
TECH PITCHES IN TO FIGHT PANDEMIC
As IT pros around the world go all-out to support a workforce that’s suddenly fully remote, many technology workers and companies are also joining efforts to alleviate the COVID-19 crisis in various ways, including developing products to combat the virus, tracking and predicting its spread, and protecting hospitals from cyber attacks.
TOUCHLESS TECHNOLOGY –
THE SOLUTION TO POST-PANDEMIC INTERACTIONS?
There is an urgent need for touchless technology as we enter a new age of minimal contact. Prior to the global pandemic, touchless technology taken the form of minimal contact gadgets and systems such as voice-activated and sensor technologies.
“Contactless” and “touchless” are the winning words that will set people at ease, so it’s inevitable we will continue to see more innovations and new products in this area.
THE NEED TO INTEGRATE LAPTOPS & SMARTPHONES
Smartphones and laptops may be good at what they do, but integrating some of their features would be more helpful for remote employees stuck at home.
At the conception of the laptop, the tech industry attempted to address the needs of a mobile workforce. The new normal we now live in has shifted our interactions to virtual or communications-based. The priority now is less about mobility and more about staying connected. Our primary communications device – the smartphone – really wasn’t designed for this new normal…