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AI services: what is the right thing to do?

The pace of AI is rapid, and for many organisations a detailed understanding and ability to develop the required AI services to address their business challenges is not a core strength. This is one of the reasons why vendors are introducing AI capabilities wrapped by a services model, let’s call this AI-as-a-Service (or AIaaS). 2 […]

The mutating role of an IT business analyst

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The role of an IT business analyst is one that has continually transformed over the past few years. In fact, it has evolved to such a great extent that now, many recruiters don’t know what they’re looking for. Even amongst themselves, business analysts have varying opinions about what their role consists of and what objectives […]

Keep ahead of the technology curve as an IT engineer

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Today, the complete digitisation of the business environment demands a more agile way of working. Technological advancements are constantly transforming the competitive landscape, introducing new disruptors and readjusting customer expectations. These turbulent times demand that organisations stay ahead of the curve, with the ability to adapt and adjust their operations at any given moment. Therefore, […]

IT Solutions Needed by The Modern Day Business

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The average organisation has several processes for different tasks. Using the example of  a bank which has several customers, it is important that customer details and transactions are properly stored. In order to achieve this, the bank would need IT solutions to constantly backup its data as well as prevent hackers from getting into the […]

Best practices in IT management

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Information technology has always been the focal point of managed services within businesses. However, often, its presence goes largely unnoticed; team members see a functioning IT system as a given, a sort of operational constant. Often, its presence is only felt when it fails and it’s at this point that a team truly acknowledges it’s […]

The process and role of a successful IT project manager

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What is an IT project manager and what do they do? A project manager is responsible for the organisation and coordination of IT projects on a wide scale. Their roles may include: Setting up a dedicated office and team Communicating with staff, salespeople and clients about conditions and demands of the project Sustaining a working, […]

Outsourcing IT expertise: Benefits and challenges

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Outsourcing can bring substantial advantages to an organisation; from cost to fresh talent, introducing external influence has a number of benefits. However, with these positives come some negatives, as when implementing an outsourcing initiative, there are several obstacles businesses need to overcome. For example, outsourcing requires collaboration, compromise, and occasionally, unexpected investments. Here, we run […]

What are the main challenges a CTO faces today?

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Technology is a dynamic and ever-changing field. With new developments and disruptors appearing seemingly daily, an organisation’s CTO has to constantly face up to new challenges. Today, this is more the case than ever. With game-changing new developments like 5G, collaborative Cloud platforms and artificial intelligence (AI) rapidly changing the way we do business, CTOs […]

An in-depth guide to the IT skills that drive digital transformation

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The concept of digital transformation has been on everyone’s lips and has already propelled many companies towards success. However, many still hesitate as to what exactly is needed to transform a company to make it relevant in the digital era. The Outvise team has undertaken an in-depth analysis of this and found out two things: […]