Among the most improved countries, the indicators that stood out were related to government and business efficiency
as well as productivity, according to Arturo Bris, the center's director.
In the four categories, the Philippines was pulled down by its rankings in government efficiency and business efficiency
, which dropped by one and four notches, respectively.
The linkages are clearly evident as nine countries from the top 10 are also listed in the top 10 of the business efficiency
In the IMD list, Brazil had the biggest gap at minus-26 points, based on a government efficiency ranking of 55 and business efficiency
ranking of 29.
i) Additionally, Three quarters of UK organisations believe that investing in new technology is necessary to achieve greater business efficiency
The ranking covers 61 countries and involves 342 criteria under four broad categories: economic performance, government efficiency, business efficiency
In global efficiency matrices, both in terms of government efficiency and business efficiency
, the UAE continued to perform well.
CA Identity Manager helps improve security and business efficiency
by automating identity management processes, such as user provisioning.
Matrix's web-based customer self-service strategy has allowed the company to enhance business efficiency
by consolidating information, augmenting customer service, and eliminating paper reports.
Oce has enabled organizations in a variety of industries to increase business efficiency
and reduce the costs of document-related processes.
Customers can create additional on-going savings or improve business efficiency
through options like intelligent demand control ventilation, preventative maintenance alerts for assets like HVACs and pumps, or custom monitoring of business-critical assets.
Eric Swift, Senior Director for the Unified Communications Group at Microsoft, said: "Live Communications Server improves business efficiency
by enabling information workers to find and communicate with people in real-time regardless of location or time zone, via a more secure, enterprise-grade instant messaging and communications environment.