Digital Transformation

The Power Of Digital Transformation In A Data-Driven World

Organizations that view digital transformation as mainly a technology difference from traditional transformation through business process engineering will end up missing the power of digital transformation. How is digital transformation different from business process re-engineering? A digital …

Setting the Table for DevOps Team Structure

Building a DevOps team is about people, organization, even tables, chairs and office space.<p>Implementing a true DevOps structure for a team is …

DevOps

Digital Transformation: A Product Approach To Leadership

Organizations today are facing a difficult challenge as they pivot to answer the digital call and become technology driven. Strong leadership, with a clearly articulated vision supported by concise goals and messaging is key to execution.<p>It comes down to three core tenants (equal measure of …

Leadership

The next big corporate trend? Actually having ethics.

We’re entering an era in which every single company has to go from self-protective, “check-the-box” compliance to a long-term focus on ethics, values and compliance.<p>As San Francisco celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, the city (and its now nearly indistinguishable sibling, …

Ethics

Apple, the enterprise, and why mobile matters

A new report from global enterprise software company, IFS, suggests ease-of-use, familiarity and solutions that are capable of supporting mobile …

Business Technology

The Relationship Between The Cloud And DevOps

, CommunityVoice<p>Most companies understand that if they want to increase their competitiveness in today’s swiftly changing world, they can’t ignore digital transformation. DevOps and cloud computing are oft-touted as vital ways companies can achieve this needed transformation, though the …

DevOps

The Three Phases Of Digital Transformation: Simplifying Migration To The Hybrid Cloud

, CommunityVoice<p>Look around and you’ll see that digital transformation is so ubiquitous that it has touched nearly every industry imaginable. Gone are the days of rewinding tapes before returning them to Blockbuster — they’ve long since been replaced by Netflix and its online streaming platform. …

Hybrid Clouds

Embracing Digital Change Requires a Clear Strategic Focus - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM DXC TECHNOLOGY

At a time when many established companies are struggling to remain competitive, it’s clear that fundamental change is in order. Some established companies have found a path that works — they are surviving, thriving, and going head-to-head with an onslaught of fast-moving startups that seem to …

Harvard Business Review

The challenge of our era - digital transformation at Allianz

Allianz was founded 127 years ago and has seen huge transformations across business and society in that time. We have adapted to each wave …

DevOps

Digital Transformation Is Racing Ahead and No Industry Is Immune - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM DXC TECHNOLOGY

Dealing with today’s digital disruption begins by understanding how it differs from past industry changes. After all, stories of the end of our industry as we know it have been a trade press staple for decades. A few key elements distinguish this era of change from the past.<p>Disruption has …

Harvard Business Review

Learning Center Archive

Digital transformation is a journey, not a destination. And every journey has a starting point. What you do next depends on where you begin. Get the …

Software Development

Digital Transformation Is More About the 'Transformation' Than the 'Digital'

Have you ever been struck by the sound of an old-fashioned phone ringing in the middle of a crowded restaurant or public transit stop?<p>I'm betting you …

Batman

Top 6 Digital Transformation Trends in Education

This is a continuation of my series looking at how digital transformation has impacted every industry. Today’s focus is on educational trends.<p>Educators from all grade-levels are coming to realize the benefits of technology in the classroom. Typically, education is one of the last industries to make …

Personalized Learning

IBM Partner Mark Fisk Explains How Blockchain Enables Public Sector Digital Transformations

IBM was awarded best “blockchain paper” by the US Department of Health and Human Services, landed a blockchain pilot with Smart Dubai, and published an interesting point-of-view on how blockchain can enable an open government (see below). So I asked Mark Fisk – an IBM Digital GBS Partner in the …

Bitcoin

10 Ways IT Leaders Can Bring Business Value to Their Enterprise

1 of 12<p>As entire enterprises adapt themselves to changing market requirements, their IT leaders must adapt as rapidly as the technology and business …

Enterprise Tech

Workato snags $10 mln Series A

<b>Workato</b>, an intelligent automation platform, has closed $10 million in Series A funding. <b>Storm Ventures</b> led the round with participation from</b> …

Investing

NIIT Will Offer Digital Transformation Courses In Indian Universities

NIIT Limited, a skills and talent development company, will offer Next Gen courses in Digital Transformation to the Universities in India. The …

Education

Is Your Digital Plan Working?

The question "Is your Digital plan working?", answers one aspect - the world has accepted the need of going digital, and today we stand at the helm …

The future of insurance: become a digital broker today

With organic growth and acquisitions in the insurance industry higher than ever, now is the time for brokers to fully embrace digital technology to take advantage of every business opportunity in a market primed for profitability.<p><i>Reid French, chief executive officer, Applied Systems</i><p>Why go</b> …

Insurance

What Do New Technologies And Digital Transformation Mean To The Military?

New Technologies, IoT And Cyber Threats Are Changing The Way War Is Fought In The Battlefield<p>Wearables used to monitor activity level and individuals …

Military Aircraft

Vodafone’s CEO grabs Telecom Personality of the Year

The Chief Executive of Vodafone Ghana, Yolanda Cuba, has emerged as the Industry Personality of the Year at the just ended Ghana information …

IT performance woes come once a week, says survey

‘Digital performance’ issues that impact customers and revenue are rearing their ugly heads once every five days, according to a global survey by …

Technology (Australia)

Ask The CMO: A Conversation With Keds CMO Emily Culp On Digital Transformation And Brand Purpose

There are many forces driving seismic paradigm shifts inside the marketing departments at leading organizations across the world. We are in a period of significant business change, catalyzed by the digital transformation that is upon us, which is requiring leading brands to deliver winning …

Trouble Scaling? Examine How You Approach Digital Transformation.

Research shows a large number of companies are lagging in the use of advanced digital technologies for non-customer-facing operating activities.<p>Innovation pays off -- and if you’re not regularly investing in it, your company’s growth may be suffering. Seamless collaboration and automation yield …

IDG Contributor Network: 5 reasons every CIO must use contractors to survive digital transformation

So, are you one of the two-thirds of senior managers who worry that their company will no longer be competitive by the end of the decade if they …

Not Easy To Get To Digital Transformation Jump-off Point

The Hackett Group has attempted to define how a company gets to the digital transformation stage in its latest statistical report.<p>With an emerging …

News Industry

Tata Consulting reports $923m profit in Q1 2017 | ZDNet

Tata Consulting acquired 22 new clients in the quarter, two of which were in the $50 million-plus and $100 million-plus bands.<p>Indian IT services and …

Consulting

What does it take to migrate to Azure Government?

In this episode of the Azure Government video series, Steve Michelotti talks with Scott Gruenemeier about what it takes to migrate to Azure …

Microsoft Azure

Microsoft

Not all companies think of digital transformation the same way. For some, digital is fundamentally transforming their business, opening new markets …

Microsoft

The Board Directors You Need for a Digital Transformation

When the term <i>digital transformation</i> was first bandied about by consultants and business publications, its implications were more about keeping up and catching up than true transformation. Additionally, at first it was only applied to large, traditional organizations struggling, or experimenting, in …

Harvard Business Review