The Resurrection of Customer Context

Several years ago, MIOsoft experienced one of my favorite customer information management disasters. A major computer hardware vendor mistakenly had an address for an office MIOsoft hadn’t used in over a decade as our ship-to address for an order of servers. Although it was corrected in time, this address subsequently popped up in interactions with the vendor for the next several years. At some point, everyone working with that vendor…

MIOsoft recognized by Gartner for Enterprise aPaaS

Hey, Gartner subscribers: the 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Platform as a Service, Worldwide was released Tuesday, March 24. You can find MIOsoft positioned in the Visionaries quadrant for enterprise aPaas worldwide*, based on our ability to execute and completeness of vision. We’re always ready to talk about the benefits of context for big data. MIOedge, our aPaaS offering, is unified from the bottom up with context technology,…

Accident Explorer: Machine learning with traffic accident data

One evening I went out to the curling club for a few hours and, according to the electronic sign over the highway, three people died on Wisconsin roads while I was there. There are more than 4 million miles of roads in the United States, and 210 million licensed drivers. That’s a lot of opportunities for things to go wrong. And they do: from 2010 through 2013, there were more…

MIOsoft breaks into the literature space

We’re embarking on a new project today: MIOsoft’s first book! Other companies usually focus on working professionals as their target audience, but we’re so confident our technology will come out on top that we decided to go off the beaten path and appeal directly to the next generation. Today’s third-graders are tomorrow’s database administrators, and we want them to be prepared for the context-based technology landscape of 2035. Our new…