One of the key advantages of these so-called asset-backed securities (ABS) is that you can borrow directly from the capital markets, disintermediating
In an environment where high touch is our point of differentiation, "disintermediating
" the retailer would be like applying salt water to limestone.
InsuranceNoodle's advantage over many of its long-gone competitors came from its decision to reintermediate the business rather than disintermediating
it, said Urbanciz.
Somewhere along the transformational chain of technological thinking, a vendor forged an inevitable link--to create a single source option that combined functionalities; that put reliability, configurability, and scalability all within the purchaser's control; that performed all necessary transactional and distribution functions, while disintermediating
neither in-house IT and operations management nor the agents in the channel.
Aimed a little higher than the XML systems being offered by companies like NetFish and WebMethods, executives say Comergent's software addresses the problems faced by companies which are not disintermediating
their business to sell directly to end-users.
In the future, catalogs will carry increasing amounts of advertising, thus disintermediating
other forms of media.
Computers make it possible for an engineer to design a plastic housing and have it go directly to mold, disintermediating
the old categories of draftsman, clerk, toolmaker and model builder.
I don't think the publishing business is about disintermediating
people by stealing their clients.
"Our 2014 performance reflects the combined effect of the intense domestic competitive situation and the changing global landscape - where OTT players are disintermediating
the traditional telcos, and data services and social media are overtaking legacy services," explained Chairman Manuel V.
If the fear of disintermediating
brokers is keeping insurers from seeing how they should be using Internet technology to support their brokers, they may be missing the bigger picture.
A plethora of Internet pure plays have created an online presence with the hope of disintermediating
the traditional retailers.
alone, and we are excited to bring a Web-native approach to disintermediating