Digital Transformation

Seeking Digital Transformation? 8 Essentials for Successful Hybrid IT

Today’s businesses are rapidly changing – and that is all part of a wider digital transformation initiative that is sweeping the industry Yet as businesses move to the public cloud seeking lower costs and greater flexibility, they’re discovering some challenges. These challenges are coming in the form of unexpected costs. Others arise while trying to [...]

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Do Utilities Need a Chief Digital Officer? #strategy + #business

There’s no question the utilities industry is going through a set of rapid, far-reaching, and unprecedented changes. The electricity supply is decarbonizing, as natural gas and renewables replace coal. Markets in the U.S. are being restructured and, in some instances, deregulated, at both the state and federal level. Utilities must integrate the rising amount of [...]

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Trends for 2018: The A, B, C (D, E & F) of Fintech for the Coming Year

Trends for 2018: The A, B, C (D, E & F) of Fintech for the Coming Year 2018 will bring exciting change in the banking sector. This will be a year in which new regulations and new ideologies will cement their presence in finance, and the customer will continue to rule the roost.  A year [...]

Top 5 Digital Transformation Trends In Financial Services

Forget online banking. If there was ever an industry where mobile is not just first but full-steam ahead, it’s the financial services industry, where FinTech — a.k.a. financial services technology — is finding new ways to make spending, managing, and investing our hard-earned money even easier than ever before. From Venmo to Apple Pay, we’re [...]

Top 6 Digital Transformation Trends in Hospitality and Tourism

It used to be that we’d visit a brick-and-mortar travel agent every time we needed to plan a family vacation or work trip. (Granted, some of you may not remember that.) But today, thanks to mobility, travelers are playing a much larger role in the experience. They want to find a hotel that matches their [...]

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The Real Meaning Of Digital Transformation: Increased Agility

Agility is at the heart of Digital Transformation Digital transformation has taken over the strategic initiative conversation within organizations. According to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), 77% of businesses state that digital transformation is their first strategic priority. Both digital native and non-digital companies are working to reinvent using current technologies to the fullest – [...]

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The top 5 trends for digital transformation in 2018

Businesses have had to adjust to new ways of doing things, most of them related to the digital transformation that business, and the world, has experienced in recent years. From artificial intelligence (AI), to blockchain and the Internet of Things (IoT), new digital technologies are having a major impact on business – and that impact [...]

7 digital transformation myths

Digital transformation has the potential to be, well, transformative; when done right, a digital transformation can enable your business to reap significant, and well-documented, benefits. But with many things IT, there comes a tendency to get wrapped up in the hype and not think through the hard truths of execution until the promise doesn’t live [...]

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Six Ways CIOs Can Drive Digital Transformation

Growing a digital business is essential for virtually every enterprise across every industry. Large enterprises and small businesses alike are digitizing their internal and customer-facing processes and services to increase efficiency, scale their businesses, and collect meaningful data. Yet, while many companies have launched digital services to collect data, we haven’t fully tapped into the [...]

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12 tips for using DevOps to fuel digital transformation

DevOps, a mashup of "development" and "operations," describes the organizational structure, practices and culture required to enable rapid agile development and scalable operations. DevOps automates software assembly, leveraging continuous integration, development and deployment, to improve customer experiences, respond faster to business needs, and ensure that innovation is balanced with security and operational needs. 12 best [...]