Tag: Cloud

Getting Unstuck From the (Legacy) ERP Rut

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Despite its present-day maturity, ERP remains costly, complex, and fraught with risk. The extensive integration of vast data, information, and applications fuels scope creep and drives up implementation costs. Decades of customization (particularly among early adopters in the energy, manufacturing,

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CFOs Lead Transformation with Cloud EPM

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CFOs ascend to digital leaders Digital disruption has been identified as one of the defining trends of the 21st century, creating opportunity and threat in equal measure. CFOs today are expected to embrace technology to strategize and help drive business

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2018 Cloud Predictions

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As the primary driver for cloud adoption shifts from economics to innovation, leading-edge companies are stepping up their investment in cloud services to accelerate their digital transformation and lay the foundation for re-imagined business processes and new competitive offerings. Today’s

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Digital Reality Check

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The strong momentum of cloud, mobile, social and big data technologies in the enterprise today is fueling digital transformation at an unprecedented scope and pace. Businesses of all sizes and across all industries are racing to harness the power of

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Customers Demand Omni-channel Excellence

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Black Friday, Cyber Monday by the numbers Traditionally two of the biggest shopping days of the year, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, November 24th and 26th, did not disappoint in 2017. Shoppers opened their wallets, setting records in online purchases

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5 Things CIOs are Thankful For

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CIOs and cloud-rush angst CIOs tasked with migrating their organization’s many applications to the cloud are feeling the pressure. For many, issues such as unexpected costs, interoperability, security gaps, unanticipated application rework and lack of visibility and control are creating

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Not Your Father’s Talent War

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Understanding millennials to maximize their potential As reported in AssociationsNow, according to the annual CEO Challenge 2016 survey conducted by the Conference Board, the failure to attract and retain top talent is the leading concern among corporate CEOs, presidents and chairs.

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Analytics for the Masses

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Big data, big business, big value The promise of big data is both compelling and straightforward — crunch large data volumes (operational, transactional, structured, unstructured) to unlock insights (correlations, trends, outliers, etc.) that inform timely decisions that boost efficiency, the

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Managed Services for the Digital Era

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Is your managed services vendor a trusted transformation partner? Let’s be honest, management services for supporting enterprise applications have never been a sexy component of the IT world. Typically outsourced, managed services have historically been viewed as ‘keeping the lights

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The Cloud is Your Future – Are You Ready?

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Migration to the cloud is not a question of ‘if ‘but a complex riddle comprised of when, what, which order, how much and what flavor. There is no cookie-cutter template for cloud migration — each organization must map out a

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