Gartner: Gartner's Strategic Predictions for 2019: The Good, the Silly and the Weird

22-Oct-2018

The annual Gartner predictions- they’re so many things to so many people. This year is no exception – something for everyone, especially for those who only read predictions once a year. If you’re following “trends” in the field, you can pretty much predict the predictions. But if technology is not part of your job description, you may well find the predictions useful.read more

Gartner: LightStep Named a Cool Vendor in Performance Analysis; Analytics and Containers by Gartner

03-Oct-2018

LightStep, the leading provider of application performance management for organizations adopting microservices, today announced that it has been recognized in the “Cool Vendors in Performance Analysis; Analytics and Containers”[1] report by Gartner, Inc. In addition, last week LightStep was named one of the 20 Rising Stars as part of the Forbes 2018 Cloud 100 list, the definitive list of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world.read more

Adastrum Consulting: Cybersecurity Experts Only Present In 65% Of Organisations

03-Aug-2018

Despite 95 percent of CIOs expecting cyberthreats to increase over the next three years, only 65 percent of their organisations currently have a cybersecurity expert, according to a survey from Gartner. The survey also reveals that skills challenges continue to plague organisations that undergo digitalisation, with digital security staffing shortages considered a top inhibitor to innovation.read more

Gartner: Gartner on Blockchain, AI and Data: Hype or Hope?

29-May-2018

This past week, Gartner shook the technology space by claiming that “only 1% of CIOs indicated any kind of blockchain adoption within their organizations”. The insight is derived from Gartner’s 2018 CIO Survey, an exercise that gathers data from over 3,000 CIO respondents in 98 countries and all major industriesread more

Gartner: AI will be pervasive by 2020, predicts Gartner

02-May-2018

"AI promises to be the most disruptive class of technologies during the next 10 years due to advances in computational power, volume, velocity and variety of data, as well as advances in deep neural networks (DNNs)," says John-David Lovelock, research vice president at Gartner.read more

Gartner: Why culture is the key to successful digital transformation

12-Mar-2018

Didital transformation changes the DNA of an organisation. It breaks down the silos, rinses existing processes, and makes sure the business is leaner, faster, agile, and more responsive than ever before.Too often, business leaders forget that for such a transformation to be successful, it needs to be backed by a corresponding cultural shift.read more

NewVoiceMedia appoints Dennis Fois as new CEO

10-Jan-2018

NewVoiceMedia, a leading global provider of cloud contact centre and inside sales technology that enables businesses to have more successful conversations, announced today that its Board of Directors have appointed Dennis Fois as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Fois will lead NewVoiceMedia through its next growth phase, aimed at doubling turnover by 2020.

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Gartner: Treating Information as an Asset

04-Dec-2017

Information warrants its own strategy to ensure its economic benefits are fully maximised.The emergence of a chief data officer in many organisations and across industries indicates a growing recognition of information as a strategic business asset – one distinguished from the technology through which it flows.read more