Build vs Buy Webinar

Build vs Buy Webinar A discussion of whether to build or buy software solutions Business thought leadership webinar Dealing with the complex issues associated with either building your own software solution or buying one thats already available Every business must decide whether to buy off-the-shelf solutions or build their own. This a complex question with [...]

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The Times They are a-changin

Changing the law to allow e-business to be as legally effective as business

Top reasons for Business Process Failure

Knowledge gap – When there is a gap in your understanding of how business flows through your processes you have risk. Whatever you don’t monitor creates risk. Communication gap – When each team only understands its own systems, but not the impact all systems have on each other, then things can fail without anyone noticing [...]

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The Purpose of Business Intelligence in a Company

The intention of Business Intelligence in any business is to simplify the process of finding and analyzing of critical information, and assist the business managers, corporate executives as well as other functional managers in making result-oriented business decisions. In addition, new organizations use BI to discover business opportunities, reduce costs, and identify inefficient business procedures [...]

Service Level Agreements: The Dos and Don’ts of SLA Management

The past few years have seen a huge increase in the amount of critical IT services that companies outsource to SaaS/IaaS/PaaS providers, be it security, storage, monitoring, or operations. Of course, along with any outsourcing to a service provider comes Service Level Agreements (SLA) to ensure that the vendor is held financially responsible for any lapses [...]

Using Technology to Improve Your Customer Experience

Organizations are transforming their customer experience by making use of new technology to gain deeper insights from their data and better engage with customers. Getting CX right is increasingly important for competitiveness – in a 2016 Forrester survey 72% of business leaders named customer experience as a top priority for their company and 63% have [...]

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An executive’s guide to software development

In his 2013 message to GE shareholders, CEO Jeffrey R. Immelt wrote, “We believe that every industrial company will become a software company.” Last year, he doubled down, moving GE’s corporate headquarters from Fairfield, Connecticut, to Boston, in large part to lure world-class software engineers in the area. GE is not alone in upping its [...]

Business Intelligence vs. Business Analytics

The painful truth about the difference between business analytics and business intelligence is that if you ask two people to tell you the difference, you’re going to get two conflicting sets of differences explained to you. A lot of business analysis terms get misused, reinterpreted and misappropriated until their original meaning is a murky memory [...]

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What Is The Right Way Of Using Big Data For Business Excellence?

Using Big Data for business success is undoubtedly a smart move, but only when implemented orderly. The responsibility for the initiatives and implementation starts with properly understanding & organizing it before bringing in the voluminous data. Since most of the companies have leadership and capabilities vacuum for Big Data and Analytics, therefore, making it smart [...]

The ABCs of Performance Monitoring

Your World Is Complicated IT environments are much the same as they were 20+ years ago—except for everything. Along with OS, networks, middleware and business apps, today’s IT pros must grasp the complexity of Big Data, Web- and cloud-based technology, mobile apps, business process, and whatever is coming out next week. And now it all [...]

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