Productive Edge Spring Round-Up
True to our core value of “Constant Improvement”, Productive Edge is dedicated to consistently helping make the community of Chicago an even better place. This doesn’t just include developing technologies to serve the many industries that operate within the Windy City but also creating a positive transformational impact on the areas in which we live and work.
Apple WWDC 2019 Brings Exciting Updates for Developers
Every year, Apple impresses at the Worldwide Developer Conference with new innovations and updates for developers. This year, Apple unveiled software updates for all of its new devices, as well as the new Mac Pro—a hefty desktop computer targeted toward enterprise users. Apple also revealed a new operating system for the iPad: iPadOS. However, the most impressive part of the conference were the significant improvements in developer tools and APIs, including massive improvements to Machine Learning capabilities, the new SwiftUI, and the new RealityKit. Throughout the presentations, Apple consistently emphasized its focus on privacy, clearly seeking to establish itself as a privacy powerhouse in the midst of data breaches and privacy compromises. There were a number of exciting updates that developers can add to their toolbox.
Digital Transformation in an Ever-Evolving Technological World
Technology advances on a daily basis. In order to ensure we consistently deliver unparalleled digital transformation services to our current and future clients, Productive Edge must remain vigilant and adaptive, recognizing that changes in technology come often and quickly. That’s why we consistently develop new tactics to harness these trends, expand our competencies, and bring the best possible solutions to our customers.
Productive Edge Transforms its Candidate Experience
In an effort to continually offer the best possible experience for our employees and new hire candidates, Productive Edge has partnered with Jobvite to redesign our career portal. The purpose of this update is to deliver an enhanced channel for our team to engage with prospective talent. With the market for top talent being so competitive, we wanted to be able to streamline our application process while staying connected with any passive talent that is considering us for the future.
PE Cares: Lakeview Food Pantry Volunteering
Each month, Productive Edge (PE), engages with the Chicago community to find opportunities to give back. In April, we partnered with the Lakeview Food Pantry to provide assistance in helping provide for those in need on April 16, 2019. Like in the past events, the Lakeview Food Pantry was attended by employees from Productive Edge. Volunteers included:
Productive Edge Hosts Intelligent Automation Workshop for Executives
In order to provide insights and examples to executives on how to successfully infuse Intelligent Automation (IA) into their applications and operations, Productive Edge, with help from DataRobot, is hosting a hands-on workshop in Chicago on June 5, 2019. Through a series of real-world scenarios and walkthroughs, this workshop will help executives understand and conceptualize the practical benefits of IA for their organizations.