Technology transforms industries. Advancements in mobile technology have made it so you run your business remotely with smart devices. Thanks to cloud computing, companies can capitalize on mobile tech, gain more flexibility, and minimize the risk of downtime and data loss. AI, the Internet of Things, and other technologies all promise greater speed, efficiency, and data-driven insights.

But while any new technology brings promise, it also creates risk. A recent survey identified the rapid rate of technological and digital advancement as the biggest challenge facing future global business leaders. How do you gain the benefits of new technology while minimizing risk in your environment?

SHI’s Customer Innovation Center (CIC) was developed to help customers embrace innovation and simplify technological complexity. In the year since it opened, there have been more than 1,400 unique visits to the CIC to take advantage of its available resources. Let’s look at how it has helped companies fully vet and adopt everything from hybrid and all-flash storage to hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI).