Digital Transformation Done Right

A successful digital transformation initiative starts with an organization’s leadership instilling a culture that supports the idea of the entire business operating under one digital strategy. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Not Easy To Get To Digital Transformation Jump-off PointIDG Contributor Network: Digital transformation: Not your grandfather’s bankDigital Transformation Underway, Many Will Fail At ItMike's Hard Lemonade: […] Read more »

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. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Digital Transformation Done RightIDG Contributor Network: Digital transformation: Not your grandfather’s bankDigital Transformation Underway, Many Will Fail At ItMike's Hard Lemonade: Measuring Digital That Drives Retail SalesCloud Powers a Hybrid IT […] Read more »

Want to Succeed at Data-Driven Transformation? Start Slow

Some organizations race into data-driven transformation. Others want to get everything “right” first. There’s an optimal balance between moving too fast and moving too slow, but few companies get it right. Boston Consulting Group (BCG) suggests some best practices to avoid common pitfalls. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Trulia Pursues Data-Driven Transformation, Cloud MigrationDigital Transformation Done RightCloud […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: A guide to hybrid cloud transformation

Enterprises have made it clear that when it comes to cloud computing, one size does not fit all.  What we’re hearing from the market is the need for consistency with choice, otherwise known as a balanced cloud platform. Unique business needs, along with security, geography and regulatory considerations, dictate a mixing and matching of both […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: A guide to hybrid cloud transformation

Enterprises have made it clear that when it comes to cloud computing, one size does not fit all.  What we’re hearing from the market is the need for consistency with choice, otherwise known as a balanced cloud platform. Unique business needs, along with security, geography and regulatory considerations, dictate a mixing and matching of both […] Read more »

Trulia Pursues Data-Driven Transformation, Cloud Migration

Trulia transformed its data stack to accommodate real-time high-volume data collection, and to provide customers with recommendations. Now, to gain greater reliability and elasticity, the organization plans to migrate its data operations to AWS. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Oracle’s Hurd, AT&T’s Donovan on their massive cloud migration dealIDG Contributor Network: How to plan your successful cloud […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Digital transformation: Not your grandfather’s bank

Changes in the way we do business with banks are rarely initiated by banks themselves. Instead, banks are often forced to adapt because of technological advancements that are shifting social culture and customer expectations. Just as mobile technology made selfies the norm, the introduction of new technologies is changing banking as we know it; paying […] Read more »

Digital Transformation Underway, Many Will Fail At It

IDC has issued its IT FutureScape forecast for 2017, which includes 10 predictions for IT. Here’s how cloud, mobile, social media, big data, AI, virtual reality, and other innovations are changing the world. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Digital Transformation Done RightNot Easy To Get To Digital Transformation Jump-off PointIDG Contributor Network: Digital transformation: Not your grandfather’s […] Read more »

Six steps to achieve an As-a-Service transformation

Although vendor-written, this contributed piece does not promote a product or service and has been edited and approved by Network World editors. The As-a-Service model promises to reshape business service delivery to provide companies with plug-in, scalable, consumption-based services, but the opportunities are vastly untapped. According to an Accenture and HfS Research survey of more […] Read more »

Top 10 IT stories: 2015, a year of transformation and transition

Cloud and mobile computing have created an imperative for the tech world: Change or fail. This year, legacy vendors like Dell, EMC and Microsoft all took major steps to reinvent themselves, sparking some of the biggest tech stories of the year. And all around us we’ve seen portents of big change at the intersection of […] Read more »