Three reasons Microsoft 365 is a great thing for enterprises

At Microsoft Inspire earlier this week, Microsoft 365 was announced by Satya Nadella. Microsoft 365 brings together three essential ingredients for a modern workplace – Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS). The keen-eyed reader will note that this combination of products has been available from Microsoft for a while now, under […]

CIO’s – prepare for Brexit, adopt the cloud

The referendum on Brexit split the country down the middle, as many of us who were in the UK a year ago can attest to.  And the bipartisan split has continued. Avanade recent research study, “IT Leaders Have 500 Days to Get Tech in Shape” showed that 56% of senior IT decision makers are accelerating […]

Building a Shared Risk Model for Secured Cloud

As we see our enterprise clients embracing the public cloud, the benefits of efficiency, agility and speeding innovation are gratifying to see.  Even years into the introduction of Microsoft Azure and other services to the enterprise, we continue to see challenges in understanding the extent to which information security is “entrusted” to these vendors. The […]

3 Big Benefits for Moving SAP to the Azure Cloud

In the past, if you’d have said you were taking SAP to the cloud, your colleagues would tell you that you need a vacation. Today though, it isn’t a matter of if you’re taking SAP to the cloud, it’s when – and more importantly – how you’re going to do it. As we just shared […]

A 5-Point Roadmap for Driving Ongoing Innovation in Your Company

This blog post was originally published at Business Insider Australia. There is universal agreement among our multinational companies, politicians, universities and educators that innovation is critical to ongoing success and competitive advantage. However, sustained innovation remains an elusive goal for most organisations. The pace of change in the market is tectonic, so it is not […]

Four Technology Trends and Their Impact on ERP

Cloud, social technologies, big data and mobile have impacted different parts of the business and internal processes over the years. ERP platforms continue to be implemented and used in more traditional ways. But as businesses become more digital, the traditional ERP platform also has to adapt to the current technology trends. Let’s take a closer […]

AI is the new UI – AI + UX + DesignOps

This blog post was originally published on CIO Review. Today you cannot read any technology or business article without some discussion around Artificial Intelligence (AI), whether explicit or implicit. We see AI integrating deeper in all elements of our life – be it at home with our families, or at work with our colleagues and […]

Cloud Migration & App Modernization: Not an All or Nothing Proposition

The pace of innovation continues to drive technological advances in nearly every industry while teaching customers to demand more in the way they consume and the speed in which they receive goods and services. Companies operating on legacy systems struggle to keep up with the innovation necessary to remain relevant in the market.  The good […]

Robotic Process Automation is Here, Say Goodbye to Repetitive Tasks

By 2018, Gartner cites that 20% of business content will be produced by machines. Mr. Ford & Mr. Taylor most likely would have dreamt of this time: a new era of optimizing repetitive tasks under the umbrella acronym “RPA.” Robotic Process Automation encompasses all technologies, products and processes used to automate repetitive computer capture tasks […]

Windows 10 Creators Update: The Top 4 Benefits for Businesses

If you are one of the businesses already reaping the rewards of Windows 10, then Microsoft’s recent Creators update will likely be no surprise to you. For those who aren’t, a brief recap, this is Microsoft’s third feature update in their new Windows-as-a-service model, Microsoft’s new method of improving Windows over time rather than with […]