OEE: Case Study: An operations strategy for growing success.

22-May-2019

A UK-based specialist lender was looking to treble its balance sheet while delivering sector-leading cost-to-income ratio as part of its five year plan. OEE Consulting was asked to build an operating model to achieve the bank’s targets, with a focus on creating an operations function to support business growth.read more

Datafloq: The smart approach to making a central part of your adoption plan

22-May-2019

There is no question that digitisation and technology have completely changed nearly every aspect of businesses over the past century. Today, many companies are heavily focused on digital adoption and doing all they can to utilise new technology to improve their results. By definition, digital adoption means that the entire business has “achieved a state in which digital tools are being used as intended and to the fullest extent.”read more

IBM: C-suite executives are ready to double-down on cloud computing

22-May-2019

At a time when the hype around emerging technologies such as autonomous cars and augmented reality seems to be sky-high, C-suite executives are keeping their feet firmly on the ground when it comes to investing in a core area: cloud computing. Studies show that executives’ interests are evolving beyond basic cloud solutions to more flexible and versatile ones, such as hybrid cloud.read more

Unisys: The digital transformation debate: It’s about people AND technology

22-May-2019

In recent years, there have been a wave of articles professing that digital transformation is about people, not technology. The argument typically runs along the lines that it takes people to execute the strategy and without the right skills, culture and change management, any digital transformation initiative will likely miss the mark. While this is accurate, the same could be said of most major initiatives.read more

Microsoft: Microsoft Wants to Protect Your Identity With Bitcoin

22-May-2019

Microsoft would like to loosen its grip on your login. The company’s credentials are used all around the internet, especially by companies and developers who use its cloud service, Azure. But on Monday, the company unveiled a project that, using the technology that underpins bitcoin, would give you control of your own credentials, independent of any company. The question is whether you’ll want to take on the responsibility...read more

Should Accountants Adopt Blockchain?

15-May-2019

We all know that blockchain has some massive bouts of potential in it. It is said that blockchain could solve a lot of the world's issues but it hasn’t got to the stage of mainstream adoption. Now, the revolutionary technology has the capability to change the role of accountants which means they will become, according to industry speaker and author Ian Khan, “the digital detectives of tomorrow.”read more

Why most digital workplace initiatives will fail

15-May-2019

Despite all of the hype around digital transformation, the majority of digital initiatives launched by midsize and large organisations will fail to create new ways of working through 2021, according to a Gartner report released on Wednesday. In 80% of digital initiatives, only one quarter of companies will actually create new ways of working, the report found.read more

IBM: HCL Technologies will make space for 2,000 IBM staff

15-May-2019

BENGALURU: HCL Technologies plans to take on board nearly 2,000 IBM employees as part of its $1.8-billion deal to acquire some of the latter’s software assets, as the Noida-based tech services exporter adopts a strategy to shore up its IP-led business faster than traditional software services. read more

Unisys: Four Rules To Guide Expectations Of Artificial Intelligence

15-May-2019

Is the world too chaotic for any technology to control? Is technology revealing that things are even more chaotic and uncontrollable than first thought? Artificial intelligence, machine learning and related technologies may be underscoring a realisation Albert Einstein had many decades ago: “The more I learn, the more I realise how much I don't know.”read more

Deloitte: Deloitte survey: 53% of enterprises see blockchain as top-5 priority

15-May-2019

Today Deloitte released findings from its 2019 blockchain survey. Compared to other studies, Deloitte’s is one of the most optimistic in both 2018 and 2019. It found that 53% (2018: 43%) of enterprise respondents cite blockchain as a top-five strategic priority and 56% (2018: 59%) believe blockchain will disrupt their industry. Only 6% are unsure or don’t see the need to use blockchain.read more

Siemens Corporate Shared Services: Global Neuroscience Market 2019 Doric Lenses Inc, GE Healthcare, Siemens Healthineers

15-May-2019

The report on the Global Neuroscience Market offers complete data on the Neuroscience market. Components, for example, main players, analysis, size, situation of the business, SWOT analysis, and best patterns in the market are included in the report. In addition to this, the report sports numbers, tables, and charts that offer a clear viewpoint of the Neuroscience market. read more

Wipro: Wipro, R3 Build Blockchain-Based Solution For Thailand

09-May-2019

Wipro Limited in partnership with New York’s R3, the enterprise blockchain software firm, has developed a blockchain-based solution prototype to enable digital currency for interbank settlements for a consortium consisting of the Bank of Thailand and eight commercial banks in Thailand.read more

The digital difference in what clients say is important to them

09-May-2019

In our annual survey of clients, we asked them to tell us how much of their job is about digitising their function or organisation to see if there are any differences between those with digital responsibilities and those without, writes Alison Huntington of Source Global Research. read more