4 Leadership Tactics to Accelerate Digital Business Transformation


Essential goods retailers Walmart and Target both saw a 20% increase in sales in March 2020, partly on account of the speed with which they scaled e-commerce and curbside pick-up in response to pandemic business disruption. CEOs and boards want to accelerate digital business.

Speed Up Your Digital Business Transformation


Eighty-seven percent of senior business leaders say digitalization is a company priority and 79% of corporate strategists say it is reinventing their business — creating new revenue streams in new ways. Companies using the discontinuous approach [to business model change] achieved 2.25 The good news is that some companies are achieving above-average progress against their transformation objectives," says Marc Kelly, Director, Team Manager, Gartner.


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Avoid These 9 Corporate Digital Business Transformation Mistakes


Digital technology has unleashed many trends that will fundamentally transform enterprises, industries and even society as a whole. An enterprise digital transformation program demands that business and top leaders harness the efforts of all, continually aligning them with the journey’s objective and driving them toward that objective. A business model focus considers the market and how it is monetized. Management should ask: Is it really transformational?

CIOs to Accelerate Digital Business Transformation in 2021

Information Week

With 2020 in the rearview mirror, finally, CIOs are looking at bigger budgets and an acceleration in their digital transformations

Advancing Business Transformation


To build and gain transformational insights, clients across federal and commercial sectors will now seamlessly access Booz Allen's talent and Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP TM ) to build and gain transformational insights. Find more information on this partnership on Business Wire. Katie Kennedy. This month, Booz Allen Hamilton and Hortonworks announced a strategic alliance.

How CIOs Can Achieve Digital Business Transformation in Healthcare


In most scenarios, digital business transformation in healthcare usually starts with a CIO being tasked with developing a business case for digital care delivery. A new virtual service like this requires making changes to the business and operating models. These changes cause a ripple effect, which creates dependencies and requires adjustments to the business design. Read more: How Healthcare Providers Can Succeed in Digital Transformation.

How Business Transformation is Fundamentally Different from Innovation

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5 strategies for CISOs during a time of rapid business transformation

Tech Republic Security

A survey of business leaders by PwC finds the pandemic is causing rapid changes in the roles CISOs play, and offers five tips for ensuring that security remains stable as we enter a new normal

IT Enterprise Architecture: How EA Teams Can Support Business Transformation


Given the amount of change management or “transformation” projects that are going on in the world’s firms right now, EA teams have a big opportunity to pitch in and help (see “manage organizational change” on chart 1). These teams have seized the opportunity to help business leaders think through new business strategies. If your EA group is ready and business leaders are not, try to start by minimizing the scope of the effort.

Driving an Agile and DevOps Culture that Delivers Business Transformation

Social, Agile and Transformation

Thanks to the team at All Day DevOps for giving me the opportunity to speak about this critical topic on the intersection of agile, devops, culture and business transformation. about me agile planning agile software development cio DevOps digital transformation innovation leadership organizational change software qa

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IT service managers see a role for ITIL in digital business transformation

Computer Weekly

ITIL is a best practices framework for running IT that can be applied to organisations of any size, but can sometimes feel top heavy for fast-paced IT-driven initiatives

The 21st Century Business Transformational Capabilities

Future of CIO

In today’s business dynamic, the enterprise consists of a set of capabilities that are fundamental building blocks in digital transformations with which companies can transform business models, operational processes, and customer experiences to reach high-level business maturity. There are many "ingredients" in business capability. Organizational change management has a strong role in business transformation, benefits realization, and strategy execution.

Webinar: Digital Business Transformation Accelerators

Forrester's Customer Insights

Almost every technology consulting firm, and many others besides, claims to be able to help your business transform into a digital business. “Digital Transformation” has been used to describe everything from moving applications from a data center to the cloud to updating the systems and processes in the finance department. Many examples of “transformation” highlight […].

Rating The Top 10 Digital Business Transformation Firms

Forrester's Customer Insights

Every year, more firms reach out to me to explain how they’re delivering their own brand of “digital transformation” to clients. Needless to say, some of these firms are much more adept at delivering effective transformation services than others.

Emerging Distribution models driving Business Transformation in Insurance


The post Emerging Distribution models driving Business Transformation in Insurance appeared first on Speaking our Mind. Check out the emerging trends in insurance distribution in the Digital age across agency, direct channel, digital, online, social and mobile. Digital Services

Awesome Procurement -Survey shows how business networks fuel innovation and business transformation

IT Toolbox

Uncover unique new research that identifies and measures how innovative companies have optimized their practices to overcome the many challenges facing business-to-business (B2B) commerce

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Three Aspects of Business Transformation

Future of CIO

Business strategy has to drive transformation. There are too many organizations with transformation programs that are not driven by strategy. So they end up being silo transformations with no systems thinking applied. How to manage a successful business transformation, such as digitalization or globalization, here are three aspects. 2 Three Questions to Navigate There are three key elements to delivering successful transformation.

Three Key Steps in Driving Business Transformation

Future of CIO

A systematic transformation takes the step-wise scenario and going from decision right to design attitude. The speed of change is accelerated, the large-scale transformation initiatives have become a fact of life at major corporations, and their success or failure often means the key difference between long-term success and underperformance. In most cases, the business expectations were not articulated effectively in the first place. Change Management IT Transformation

How Dow Jones is helping companies mine cloud data for business transformation

Tech Republic Big Data

Here's how the company made the move toward digitally transforming its B2B business Dow Jones' DNA platform allows third parties to integrate its news and data into their own products.

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Sitecore acquires Boxever and Four51 to give marketers a better view of every customer

Venture Beast

Sitecore acquires Boxever and Four51 to gain access to a customer data platform and ecommerce software to drive digital business processes. Read More.

Well-Prepare the "Digital Storms" to Accelerate Business Transformation

Future of CIO

The exponential growth of data causes information storms; the increasing speed of changes leads to “business transformation storm”; the fierce competitions and people-centricity drive innovation storm. So, how to well prepare for them and reap significant business benefits through them? Information does not live alone but permeates to everywhere in the businesses. The change storm: Digital means the increasing speed of changes and inevitable business transformation.

Digital Innovation Drives Business Transformation

Lundberg Media

In it, we divided the universe based on respondents' posture toward IT-driven business innovation — for simplicity's sake, let's call it digital innovation. One of the most interesting research projects I've worked on in the past year was an HBR Analytics Services study sponsored by Red Hat as part of their Enterprisers Project.

Business transformation proves to be catalyst for cybersecurity spending

ComputerWorld IT Management

According to the GSISS survey, 59 percent of respondents say they are boosting their security spending as a result of their increased use of digital technologies, and retooling their business models to provide customers, employees, and partners evermore digital services and apps.

The skills Deloitte looks for when it acquires IT service providers

Venture Beast

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Newly formed company Algonomy uses ML to personalize online and in-store shopping experiences

Venture Beast

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Precisely acquisition sets the stage for data integrity market consolidation

Venture Beast

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Introducing The Forrester Wave™: CX Consulting Practices: Experience Strategy And Business Transformation, Q2 2019

Forrester's Customer Insights

The Forrester Wave™: CX Consulting Practices: Experience Strategy And Business Transformation, Q2 2019 is now live. This 30-criterion evaluation assessed and scored nine prominent consultancies on their abilities to help business leaders link business goals to CX strategy, and then execute a plan to transform the business to deliver new and differentiated customer experiences.

How to Leverage IT in Double Jumps of Business Transformation

Future of CIO

IT can weave all necessary business elements, either hard or soft, to lead through an Agile jump and to orchestrate a digital symphony. So how can organizations leverage IT to make double jumps - the digital jump to make the business radical digital and the agile jump to achieve the high-level business agility? From IT management perspective, are CIOs seizing the opportunity to enable the organization to transform into the digital way and carry out its business?

Digital Master Tunning #113: Three Aspects of Business Transformation

Future of CIO

Transformation is a leapfrogging change when the final result is not fully defined at the beginning of it and with the expectation to reach the next level of progression. The most difficult topic during transformation is managing uncertainty especially when you change many things: processes, culture, systems, and organization at the whole in the same time. If you do not get the organization trained and prepared before, the transformation probability of success decreases fast.

RecVue raises $13 million to modernize order-to-cash processes

Venture Beast

Cloud Enterprise VB Home Page ai category-/Business & Industrial CRM digital business transformation ERP order-to-cash RecVueRecVue raises $13 million to modernize order-to-cash processes by applying predictive analytics infused with artificial intelligence. Read More.

The Forrester Wave™: CRM Suites, Q4 2018 — The Role Of CRM In Business Transformation

Forrester's Customer Insights

CRM suites today (1) support different business models and organizational sizes; (2) operationalize intelligence to impact outcomes; (3) offer vertical editions; (4) expose platform services; and (5) invest in ecosystems of value (AKA, application exchanges). In my last post, I highlighted the top five ways that CRM suites are evolving today.

When should the CIO take The Initiative to Promote Strategic Business Transformation?

Future of CIO

Either fast-growing businesses or well-established organizations have to continuously adapt to the numerous changes and well chart the path to significant business transformations such as digitalization or globalization, should CIOs take the initiative to promote such strategic business initiatives, if so, shall they promote at the front or lead from behind? And what’s the best scenario to take such transformational leadership?

Top Gun 51 Profile: Josh Lewis on Alteryx’s Analytic Process Automation Opportunity


Alteryx, a supplier of analytic process automation (APA) software, is riding the digital business transformation wave. Founded in 1997, Alteryx is now going through its own transformation. In October, the […]. News Alteryx

Top Trends in Data Lakes

Information Week

The reality is data lakes are on the very edge of business transformation efforts and dramatic change Does it seem too early for data lakes to have trends?

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The human apprentices behind robotic automation

Computer Weekly

IT apprentices are helping large businesses transform their back-office processes through software robots

5 top tech industry research insights of 2020

Tech Republic Data Center

5G business transformations, COVID-19 decisions, and more: Here's a collection of our most popular research reports from 2020

Gartner's event driven business strategy, the "secret sauce."

IT Toolbox

Event-driven architecture will become an essential skill in supporting digital business transformation by 2018

Act Now to Reap Automation Benefits Later

Information Week

Forward-thinking enterprises are delivering business and infrastructure optimization with intelligent automation and looking now to business transformation

CW Video: The digital opportunity for CIOs

Computer Weekly

Mark Lillie , global CIO programme leader at Deloitte, discusses how CIOs can take a leadership role in digital business transformation

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Digital Business Transformation is more than APIM


Every business is a digital business. But, are they just focused on IT or have they truly started to evolve their business interactions? Legacy gateways were invaluable when connection systems but the digital business needs an outside in approach. As you can see technology is just a small part of the company wide transformation that required. These actions help raise the awareness of the value of data and the transformation at hand.

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OODA Loop Launches A New Series Of Market Based Assessments Aimed At Your Success


Technology driven business transformation is never equal. Some businesses will not grasp the nature of change quick enough. Others will see new opportunities for innovation and will execute in ways that lead to market domination. OODALoop.com, the site focused on helping our members see new opportunities for innovation and helping improve your ability to execute, […]. CTO News OODA

SuiteWorld 2016: Focusing on customer experience dragged us away from the call centre, says Aspect

Computer Weekly

Aspect Software adopts NetSuite OneWorld to cope with consumer-led business transformation

CEOs Own Software Competency — And The Structure Of Innovation Delivery

Forrester's Customer Insights

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