Developing a hybrid cloud strategy: Pros and cons

cloud strategy

In the last few years, cloud strategy has transformed business. Now, cloud computing is one of the most in-demand solutions in virtually every industry, due in part to its ability to accelerate data ingestion and analysis. As companies IT needs continue to grow exponentially, more and more data is accumulating and travelling every second. Thus, […]

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When 30% of initiatives fail, digital transformation consulting is crucial

digital transformation consulting

Digital transformation isn’t a new imperative. However, the findings of a recent survey on digital maturity conducted by FOXIZE found that, amongst 23,000 employees from 234 companies, 76% don’t have the digital maturity the market demands. That is, they are not classified as ‘digitally competent’. According to McKinsey, by 2030, between 30-40% of all workers […]

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Agile beyond the office: Creating Agile teams on the frontline

Agile teams

Despite its roots in software, the tried-and-tested Agile methodology has benefits across sectors and organisations. Although now there is certainly widespread adoption beyond IT, there is still very much the perception that Agile is an internal practice; that is, not enacted by customer-facing workers. However, companies are beginning to see the value of Agile on […]

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customer experience strategy

The reality of COVID-19 COVID-19 has upended nearly every single industry worldwide. From the way we work together to the way we make business decisions, the long-term impacts of the global pandemic are at the front of every business leader’s mind. The unsanctimonious jump to a digital environment has forced businesses to adapt their operations […]

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Why on-demand talent can plug the skills gap in digital business transformation

skills gap in digital business transformation

Digital is shaping the global marketplace. The evolution of technology is only getting faster; where once people marvelled at the humble fax machine, now, consumers expect high-clarity calling and 4K content streaming wherever they are. Meanwhile, businesses transfer terabytes of data every minute via highly secure fibre network connections. This is even more so the […]

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Shifts in the merger and acquisition process in the wake of fibre

merger and acquisition process

Today, telecom companies in many regions are hitting a wall when it comes to revenue growth. As market penetration for standard telecoms services nears saturation in many regions, companies have fewer growth options via the ‘traditional’ means of untapped customer segments and instead, are looking to the merger and acquisition process. While arguably there are […]

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Navigating leadership management in a digital workplace

leadership management

For those of us working from home, we’ve become experts in many digital best practices. We’ve learned how to navigate Zoom etiquette, plan meetings for time zone differences and understand how to manage our day-to-day tasks in a virtual workplace. Although there are plenty of benefits to working from a home office, connecting with team […]

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Source the right talent for fibre optic network design

network design

A global marketplace requires global-ready communications. This means that every player in business has had to adapt to changes rapidly – and technology is moving fast. Less than a couple of decades ago, super-fast wireless communication was seen as a major achievement. Today, it’s a basic customer expectation. Nor is it simply a question of […]

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More than data: How to understand and measure AI products

AI products

Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly gaining ground in more than just the tech industry. From healthcare to pharmaceuticals, business, and beyond, more and more companies are exploring ways to develop products that leverage AI technology to solve consumer problems. When done successfully, AI product management has the potential to reimagine consumer needs, reshape marketplaces, and […]

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Why private equity may be the ideal digital transformation agent

Private equity firms are in a unique position to successfully unlock the value creation potential of digital transformation – and should be looking to independent consultants to boost and accelerate returns. Digital transformation is one of these ambiguous concepts that seem to mean different things to different people. To some, it’s all about digitalisation and […]

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