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Published: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 08:40:07 +0000

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What enterprises will focus on for digital transformation in 2018

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 21:56:00 +0000

Up until this year, organizations could often afford to overlook the bigger picture for various digital upgrades, improvements, and modernization. In 2018, these threads will now become so connected that increasingly holistic digital transformation efforts will focus on more customer and worker-centric models for better organizing how they function to avoid disruption while creating value faster and more effectively.

What's really holding back today's CIO from digital transformation?

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:14:00 +0000

A new generation of IT leader has been arriving on the scene, more in-tune with the business, more collaborative, and with better soft skills, but a legacy tangle of tech stands in the way of moving towards the future.

The digital transformation of learning: Social, informal, self-service, and enjoyable

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 13:34:00 +0000

Technology has long been used to improve how we learn, but today's digital advances, particularly with social media, have taken learning in powerful new -- and for some -- entirely unexpected directions.

The enterprise technologies to watch in 2017

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 14:23:00 +0000

It was a rebuilding year in a sense, as emerging tech for the enterprise steadily proceeded but didn't result in as many new targets to track as last year. Yet it's also abundantly clear the largest digital shifts by far are still ahead of us. Here's how 2017 is breaking down.

Five emerging technologies for rapid digital transformation

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:34:00 +0000

The enterprise world of technology is finally catching up with the consumer world. Here are some representative examples of new enabling products for faster digital change.

Today's customer experience mandate: Avoid '50 first dates'

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 19:26:00 +0000

These days, digital channel proliferation is making it more complex than ever to connect with and satisfy customers, whose own expectations of service are growing rapidly. Maintaining a coherent digital experience appears to be an essential element of the solution.

Digital workplace update: Why enterprise collaboration is exciting again

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:35:00 +0000

After years of incremental progress, the enterprise collaboration industry is currently seeing a burst of innovation that's led to several new approaches that have real potential to become digital workplace breakthroughs.

SAP's platform strategy doubles down on cloud, IoT, AI, and user experience

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 19:39:16 +0000

A series of strategic communications this month demonstrates that SAP is not just serious about cloud, but is betting the business that it can create the most contemporary, compelling, and capable enterprise cloud platform.

Can we achieve a better, more effective digital workplace?

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:55:00 +0000

As a confluence of new apps and devices steadily flow into the enterprise, they're encountering a growing sense that the digital workplace has become too complex and fragmented to be properly effective. What can organizations do?

Who controls the marketing tech stack in 2017: The CIO or CMO?

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 21:49:52 +0000

A funny thing happened along the way to using technology to better connect with the marketplace: The CIO and CMO both decided to have a hand in it. How will they agree and align in 2017 as digital becomes central to the end-to-end customer experience?

So long, app silos: And welcome to the digital workplace hub

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 15:23:00 +0000

Organizations are finally waking up to the need to foster better integration and improved usability by connecting business applications together into a more collaborative and coherent digital workplace. Now a new twist is emerging.

What's the organizing principle of today's digital workplace?

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 15:21:00 +0000

As companies increasingly seek to update and modernize their digital workplace, along with the supporting skills their workers, they frequently struggle to determine what an effective organizing principle should be.

A new generation of CIO thinking emerges

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 15:20:00 +0000

As both business leadership and investment in technology grows outside the IT department in a era of large generational technology shifts, CIOs are considering new ways to think about the nature and role of IT

What's top of mind for the CIO as 2017 looms

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 15:19:00 +0000

As the push for digital transformation reaches an all-time high, CIOs are increasingly focusing on bringing their entire organizations into the digital future, all while preventing even the smallest hiccup in operations. It's a tall order.

The SAP platform and digital transformation

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 17:42:00 +0000

I had the opportunity to attend SAP TechEd in Barcelona recently in order to assess the software giant's latest enhancements to their platform. In the process, I also gauged its readiness to fully support that urgent IT priority of our time, digital transformation.

Exploring Atlassian's vision for enterprise collaboration

Wed, 02 Nov 2016 12:00:04 +0000

One of the very first vendors of social collaboration tools, Atlassian, has doubled down on its vision for delivering on team-based collaboration by offering multi-modal tools that help team connect with each other and their knowledge.

Assessing Salesforce's platform and ecosystem

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 15:20:00 +0000

The ambitious tech company's cloud offerings have expanded in numerous dimensions over the last few years, from community and analytics to Internet of Things and most recently artificial intelligence. Where will the Salesforce platform and ecosystem ultimately end up taking its customers?

The blending of apps with our collaboration tools: An inevitable trend

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 04:46:56 +0000

As the tools that support collaboration become more strategic to how we work, a growing connection is emerging between them and the rest of our applications and data.

The bar for digital experience is rising in exponential times

Sun, 31 Jul 2016 20:31:00 +0000

Most companies are still plugging away, digital channel by digital channel, at creating the experiences they think their customers expect. But the game has changed decisively as entirely new customer-facing technologies emerge.

Will CIOs take ownership of stakeholder 'happiness'?

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:48:00 +0000

It's a very different world today for CIOs seeking to move their organizations into the future. With industry leaders proving that great customer experiences are the key differentiator, some IT departments are becoming much more stakeholder-centric, consumerized, and focused on their satisfaction.