Digital Transformation

Why your Sales OnBoarding Process is Broken - Digital Leadership Associates

<b>By Tim Hughes | @Timothy_Hughes</b><p>Visiting a company recently, it was being explained to me, what a success the digital transformation was. It certainly …

Selling

What's NOW in digital transformation?

A few times each year, senior digital executives from around the world assemble at Forrester's Digital Transformation Summit to check in with each …

Most UK businesses feel vulnerable to cyber threats, despite increased security spending

According to Thales' new report almost two thirds (63 percent) of businesses in the UK increased their cyber security spending this year, which is a …

Cybersecurity

7 Takeaways For Businesses Investing In Digital Transformation

A recent Forbes Insights report, “Digital Transformation: Using Data-Driven Insights for Exceptional Customer Engagement,” sponsored by Pitney Bowes, focuses on digital transformation (DX) through the lens of customer engagement. It is by pulling together high-quality data on customers from …

Digital Transformation & Security: A Perspective

With Digital India, Smart Cities and Citizen e-Services becoming our mark of the transformation of government and public processes for the best of …

Cybersecurity

DevOps Drives No-Cost Digital Transformation At Westpac New Zealand

The customer-driven, technology empowered business transformation we call digital transformation impacts every corner of the enterprise. Every process, every organizational unit, every piece of technology is subject to disruption.<p>You might jump to the conclusion, therefore, that digital …

SAP aligns with Saudi Arabia’s IT transformation agenda

Following SAP’s recent announcement that it is investing SAR285m ($76m) to create a public innovation cloud hub in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the …

Oil

Singapore government reaffirms $1.7B commitment to smart nation, digital transformation

First announced earlier this year as part of the country's 2017 budget, Singapore's IT office says it will put out S$2.4 billion in ICT tenders …

Smart Cities

Q&A: DBS Bank CIO on Measuring Digital Transformation

'Unless you can instrument and measure the change, you’ll never actually get the depth of change that you want,' says David Gledhill<p>CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — To achieve true digital transformation, companies must redefine their products and customers around digital processes and create clear metrics to …

ChefConf 2017: How DevOps sets enterprises on course for digital transformation success

The maturation of DevOps-led digital transformation efforts in enterprises is reaching a significant tipping point, according to Adam Jacob, the CTO …

DevOps

Journey to digital government

<b>The digital revolution is here</b><p>Watch now<p>Journey to Digital Government<p>The digital revolution is here and governments have no choice but to embrace it …

eGovernment

APAC firms see data security as key barrier to digital transformation

Some 35 percent of Asia-Pacific companies view the potential failure of securing sensitive data as a top barrier to digital transformation, while …

Asia Pacific

Customer Experience and Cloud. Why Cisco?

Cloud<p>Sergio Licea - May 23, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>I recently wrote a previous blog about Starbucks Digital Transformation to highlight that, it is really happening and that there are actual business results out of their strategy. It is not only a marketing campaign nor a crazy idea but a vision and a …

Customer Experience

In Marc Benioff's Race To $20 Billion, These 4 Engines Are Driving Salesforce's Growth CLOUD WARS

On the verge of topping $10 billion in revenue this fiscal year, Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff has laid out four key drivers that he believes will extend his company’s astonishing growth rate and push it past the $20-billion mark within the next few years.<p>On last week’s earnings call—during which …

CRM

The 2 qualities you need to lead digital transformation

In a world where top-down leadership rarely works anymore, the skills and training needed to make a difference in the digital age have evolved.

Tech Industry

Digital Transformation - Reports - World Economic Forum

A selection of case studies illustrating the opportunities and challenges faced by organizations in their journey to digitalization, and the key …

World Economic Forum

Gordhan: Globalisation widens income gap, policy must counter inequality

Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan said globalisation is one driver of higher inequality in countries such as South Africa.<p>He was speaking at the …

Social Justice

It Doesn’t Take An Einstein To Figure Out Who’s Leading The Intelligent Enterprise

In today’s era of fake news, it’s becoming more difficult to separate order from bluster, insight from obtuseness and fact from fiction. And while …

SAP SE

10 Ways CIOs Can Run Their Business Like a Business

Being a CIO isn't just about serving the business; today it means running the IT operation as a business itself.<p>The role of the CIO is evolving as …

Business Technology

Is Your Board A Challenge Or An Opportunity For Digital Transformation?

<i>Book Perspective: “The Digital Helix” by Michael Gale and Chris Aarons coming out in October. Occasionally I review or provide a perspective based on books that have particular relevance to the challenges senior leadership face in managing large, complex organizations through the changes required</i> …

Leadership

Winning with Digital Confidence

Illustration by Lars Leetaru<p>Today, if there’s a problem with the heat or hot water in your hotel room, you call the front desk and wait for …

Innovation

How to secure your digital transformation

Organizations are demanding and implementing new solutions that enable them to streamline operations, cultivate new business opportunities and …

Cybersecurity

QVC: How a media, retailing hybrid approaches digital transformation

Alex Miller, senior vice president of digital commerce at QVC, talks with ZDNet about pitching on multiple platforms and walking the line between …

eCommerce

​DTA and Human Services give myGov a 'timely' makeover

The Australian government has revamped its myGov website in response to user feedback.<p>The Department of Human Services (DHS) has unveiled a new-look …

Technology

Facebook Releases New Report into Digital Transformation in the Auto Industry [Infographic]

Facebook has released a new report which looks at how digital platforms are changing the car buying process.

Disruption

How to Stay Innovative Amid the Fastest Pace of Change in History

Everything is changing again. But this time, it’s happening faster.In his talk at Singularity University’s Exponential Manufacturing Summit in …

Emerging Technology

New tool tallies your big data debt

Are your digital transformation initiatives putting your organization into data debt? Data analytics startup Dremio, still in stealth mode, this week …

Big Data

Salesforce preps guidance feature for its Einstein AI technology

One of the main takeaways from Salesforce's second quarter earnings conference call is that CEO Marc Benioff is using its Einstein AI technology to …

Marc Benioff

Eskom enters smart grid deal with Huawei

Eskom CIO Sean Maritz.<p>Power utility Eskom has partnered with Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei to boost digital transformation in the power …

Smart Grids

Define, Prove, and Scale: A Digital Transformation Toolkit.

The Shift.<p>Over the past 20 years, digital technologies have altered lives and the corporate landscape in ways largely unimagined during the early …

Innovation