Real-time information means immediate, up-to-date information. Each business decision making expects from real-time information differently. Businesses such as stock traders, banks, and wireless cell phones require to have information’s to update up-to-the-second, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. While businesses such as insurance, construction, and automation require only daily and even weekly information. The growing demand for real-time information leads many companies to change their system. Companies that provide real-time information are Pervasive Software, Port, Real-time Information Ltd..
With high demand from clinical supplies, supplier concerns about supply availability. Pervasive Software helped this company to update its existing supplies so it can fulfill the customers need. To do this, the company need to better access and use data from its customers with real-time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Ports is a decision support tool that improves the safety and efficiency to maritime commerce and costal resource management through real-time environmental observations. This program provides accurate real-time oceanographic information. The accurate information has helped protect marine resources, prevent maritine accident, and lower the insurance cost.