William Goddard

William Goddard is the founder and Chief Motivator at IT Chronicles. His passion for anything remotely associated with IT and the value it delivers to the business through people and technology is almost like a sickness. He gets it! And wants the world to understand the value of being a technology focused business in a technological world.

Latest from William Goddard

  • Blockchain Gaining Ground in the Enterprise

    Blockchain Gaining Ground in the Enterprise

    The technology underpinning the cryptocurrency Bitcoin is increasingly being adopted in the enterprise, with companies finding ways to leverage blockchain solutions for distributed ledgers and smart contracts. This trend has been highlighted in the 17th edition of Technology Radar from global software consultancy, ThoughtWorks. The bi-annual report provides an assessment of the emerging trends shaping
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  • Canadian Government Launches Smart Cities Challenge

    Canadian Government Launches Smart Cities Challenge

    Making communities smarter by being innovative and using data and connected technology will help Canadians live better lives now and prepare for the challenges ahead, according to the Canadian Government. Following the official kick-off of the Smart Cities Challenge by the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, in Calgary, the Honourable Minister Marc
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  • Blockchain and Payments Take Center Stage at Inside Fintech Conference & Expo 2017

    Blockchain and Payments Take Center Stage at Inside Fintech Conference & Expo 2017

    The Inside Fintech Conference & Expo, Asia’s premier professional conference for blockchain and Fintech innovation, organised by Rising Media, has announced that the event will host up to 2,000+ industry leaders from Google, Visa, Microsoft, HSBC, IBM, and other top-tier firms to discuss and explore applications of Blockchain technology as well as various Fintech innovations around the
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  • Asia Setting the Pace in IoT Adoption

    Asia Setting the Pace in IoT Adoption

    Asia’s businesses are leading the world in Internet of Things  adoption, with the number of companies embracing connected devices soaring 200% from 2013 to stand at 36% in 2017, according to a new report by Vodafone. The Report — the “Vodafone IoT Barometer 2017/18”, is the leading global survey of business sentiment relating to investment and
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  • GMail More than Just a Key Player in the Marketing World

    GMail More than Just a Key Player in the Marketing World

    The number of Gmail users subscribed to marketers’ email programs has increased by 76 percent since 2014, jumping from 17 percent to 30 percent, according to data released today by Yes Lifecycle Marketing. In their third quarter benchmark report, “Email Marketing Compass: The Gmail Effect,” Yes Lifecycle Marketing analyzed more than 7 billion emails sent
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  • DevOps Enterprise Summit, San Francisco 2017 Sold Out

    DevOps Enterprise Summit, San Francisco 2017 Sold Out

    IT Revolution (https://itrevolution.com), the industry leader for advancing DevOps, today announced that DevOps Enterprise Summit San Francisco (DOES17) has sold out. The event, hosted by IT Revolution and founding partner, Electric Cloud, takes place November 13–15, 2017 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. Those who missed out on registration for the live event will be
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  • Asia Leading the Way in Internet of Things Adoption

    Asia Leading the Way in Internet of Things Adoption

    Asia’s businesses are leading the world in Internet of Things (IoT) adoption, with the number of companies embracing connected devices soaring 200% from 2013 to stand at 36% in 2017, according to a new report by Vodafone. The Report — the “Vodafone IoT Barometer 2017/18”, is the leading global survey of business sentiment relating to investment
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  • Montreal Emerging as Major Player in AI Conference World

    Montreal Emerging as Major Player in AI Conference World

    The Palais des congrès de Montréal will be hosting two artificial intelligence (AI) conventions, more evidence of just how dynamically this scientific field is developing in the city. The 30th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) will be coming in 2021 and attract nearly 3,000 experts from all over the world. This means a total of nearly
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