DXC on Cloud

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Bridging the gap between waterfall and agile development

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What if you could bridge the cultural and stylistic divide between waterfall and agile development teams so you could speed your adoption of cloud technologies? One possible solution we’ve adopted in DXC’s AWS integrated practice is using an architectural sprint, or a sprint before the first real sprint – sprint zero, if you will. This […]

It’s time for a checkup: Take charge of your IT infrastructure health

Technology infrastructure has been designed to work for us — both the business and the individual — so it’s not surprising that it has more than a few things in common with people. One such commonality is the need for a regular health check. Just like us, your infrastructure needs to be assessed from time […]

Q&A: Optimizing costs through virtualization in the manufacturing industry

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Manufacturing companies across the globe are increasingly virtualizing their IT environments to optimize costs and gain greater flexibility. Michael Donovan, Industry Leader, Americas Manufacturing for DXC Technology, explains how virtualization solutions are helping companies improve both back office and plant operations and more easily expand into new markets and regions. What’s the most pressing topic […]

How virtualization helps manufacturing companies get into new markets faster

Looking to expand into new markets and improve speed to market, manufacturing companies worldwide are turning to virtualization to ease the process. Jim Miller, DXC’s chief technology officer and vice president for Cloud and Platform Services, and Jeff Moyer, DXC’s Global Director of Infrastructure as a Service Offerings, discuss how cloud technology combined with virtualization […]

Four reasons for adopting a hybrid IT operating model and becoming a broker of services

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Today, a growing numbers of organizations’ business units are consuming public cloud services directly, in many cases bypassing central IT governance. It’s up to IT organizations to adopt a hybrid IT operating model to centralize the management of resources – and stay relevant in age of more agile public cloud services. The challenge facing many […]

Understanding public cloud governance best practices

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IT governance in general is complex. Cloud governance is even more so because the whole point of cloud is to give up some level of control to developers. That means instead of a small handful of trusted admins performing every action, a wide range of individuals in many different roles may have self service capabilities. […]

How SIAM helps organizations manage multiple suppliers more effectively

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Here’s something every IT group managing multiple suppliers has experienced: A work ticket that gets bounced around from supplier to supplier three or four times before it finally gets to the right vendor. These kind of situations irritate rank-and-file users and hurt the credibility of the IT department by causing unnecessary service delays. What if […]

How to effectively migrate SAP to the cloud

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Most large organizations face similar cost and licensing challenges when it comes to transitioning SAP to a cloud-native environment. For decades now, running SAP throughout the enterprise has required expensive infrastructure and personnel. Organizations also have found that it is cumbersome and costly to develop, test and deploy SAP applications. So the ability to start […]

How containers can speed up digital transformation

As part of their digital transformation initiatives, just about all of our enterprise IT customers aim to replace traditional, manually-based IT tasks with software that automates test, configuration and runtime processes, and containers have emerged as a critical enabling technology. By offering IT organizations a way to break down applications into smaller, more digestible modules, […]

How SIAM enables digital transformation in the banking industry

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Retail banks and other financial institutions face many of the same challenges other mature industries confront in the digital era, including the three truths of digital disruption: Consumers are in charge. Many customers are already thinking and acting “digital” and will force financial institutions into the next market-facing move. The customer experience (CX) for digital […]