Our new report, Good Food and Drink and Connected Technology — 2014 - 2019, will be ready for instant electronic delivery this spring. Veteran industry analysts David Strom and Ira Brodsky explain how restaurant chains can prosper in today's digital world by getting the most out of connected technology. The report describes how the top restaurant chains are using connected technology to promote their brands, keep customers engaged, and provide superior customer experiences. The best (and worst) practices in restaurant websites, social media, mobile apps, online ordering, and more are described and dissected.
David Strom is one of the leading experts on network and Internet technologies and has written and spoken extensively on topics such as VOIP, convergence, email, cloud computing, network management, Internet applications, wireless, and Web services for more than 25 years. He has written two books and hundreds of magazine articles, opinion columns, reviews, feature stories and analyses for dozens of publications and web sites. Strom is a sought-after speaker and has appeared at technology conferences around the world.
Ira Brodsky has written five books on technology topics. He was a regular columnist for Network World for ten years. He has published dozens of reports on new technologies and markets in telecommunications, life sciences, and power generation. His work has included identifying new markets, defining new products, developing competitive strategies, and influencing government policymakers. Brodsky has consulted for clients in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.