Journey to the Digital Enterprise

Perspectives on digitally driven change in business and technology

Raising your Analytics IQ

Rapid innovation and productivity breakthroughs require an accelerated digital transformation strategy that brings together people, business processes, advanced analytics, artificial intelligence and new human-to-machine interaction technologies. Stakeholders across the organization must commit to enhancing insight-driven decision-making capabilities, leading cultural changes and applying systematic approaches to optimize business intelligence and data warehouse environments. Cost savings should be leveraged to deploy advanced […]

Digital transformation: Unlocking the back office, too

Digital Transformation is most frequently associated with customer-facing activities embracing customer intimacy through more contextualized conversations and self-service capabilities. These customer experiences can certainly contribute to top-line growth, but sometimes give glimpses into gaps in a company’s ability to fulfill demand quickly and with that same level of information-rich interaction. Some might say that the second […]

2017: The maturing of IoT and the Industrial Internet

As enterprises start to realize how valuable Internet of Things (IoT) data is for improving production quality, design efficiency, supply chains, service capabilities, customer experience, partner relationships and more, they’re starting to formally strategize IoT adoption. In 2017, enterprises will look to invest in platforms that make it easier to incorporate IoT in their overall […]

2017: The rise of the Sinosphere and the Digital Silk Road

The continued rise of the Sinosphere (the East Asian cultural sphere that has been historically influenced by China) in the digital economy is unquestionable and worth watching closely in 2017. The Silk Road — the famous trading route traveled by Marco Polo — enabled the flow of culture, ideas and goods from the East to […]

What matters most to today’s digital workplace? Context

I’ve been reading a lot in recent weeks about the “workplace of the future,” the changes 2017 will bring to the office and how work will vary in the year ahead. It’s interesting stuff, heavy on the impact of automation, artificial intelligence and data-driven decisions. At the crux of it all is an IT system […]

4 paths to better banking systems

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In 2016, we talked a lot about the future of banking and how the industry can prepare for the changes ahead. But the truth is, the future of banking is here. The industry has been thoroughly disrupted, and organizations that are not on top of their game are now playing catch up. A colleague of […]

6 steps to IDSM success

IDSM, short for Integrated Digital Service Management, is the modern approach to managing IT services, a topic we’ve delved into in a recent blog post. Organizations need IDSM because today’s multisourced IT solutions have grown too complex and dynamic for yesterday’s traditional approaches to IT service management. Fortunately, getting started with IDSM does not need […]

Will these 6 IT trends change the game in 2017?

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It’s hard to have a discussion about 2017 without a clear definition of “DIGITAL.” In my mind, digital is the application of contextualized information to improve experience and outcome. Whether you’re a consumer or employee, an informed decision brings all available information to the point of decision to attempt to guide and de-risk that decision. […]

IDSM: Simplifying today’s complicated IT mission

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IDSM, short for Integrated Digital Service Management, is the modern approach to managing how IT services are delivered and managed in the enterprise. Organizations need IDSM now because multi-sourced IT solutions have simply grown too complex and dynamic for more traditional approaches to IT service management (ITSM) alone. Older approaches were designed for a time […]

How software-defined networks assist the security imperative

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The growth of cloud computing and the rise of the mobile workforce means more data is flowing beyond enterprise walls. Not just in highly regulated industries but in every industry today, businesses have concerns about data security and privacy, as well as the ability to defend critical information from the eventuality of an attack. Critical […]