Case Study: An operations strategy for growing success.
A UK-based specialist lender was looking to treble its balance sheet while delivering sector-leading cost-to-income ratio as part of its five year plan. OEE Consulting was asked to build an operating model to achieve the bank’s targets, with a focus on creating an operations function to support business growth.
The smart approach to making a central part of your adoption plan
There is no question that digitisation and technology have completely changed nearly every aspect of businesses over the past century. Today, many companies are heavily focused on digital adoption and doing all they can to utilise new technology to improve their results. By definition, digital adoption means that the entire business has “achieved a state in which digital tools are being used as intended and to the fullest extent.”
Former Infosys’ chief Vishal Sikka raises $50 million for his AI startup Vian Systems
Infosys’ former chief executive Vishal Sikka has raised $50 million for its California-based artificial intelligence startup Vian Systems.
C-suite executives are ready to double-down on cloud computing
At a time when the hype around emerging technologies such as autonomous cars and augmented reality seems to be sky-high, C-suite executives are keeping their feet firmly on the ground when it comes to investing in a core area: cloud computing.
The digital transformation debate: It’s about people AND technology
In recent years, there have been a wave of articles professing that digital transformation is about people, not technology. The argument typically runs along the lines that it takes people to execute the strategy and without the right skills, culture and change management, any digital transformation initiative will likely miss the mark. While this is accurate, the same could be said of most major initiatives.
Microsoft Wants to Protect Your Identity With Bitcoin
Microsoft would like to loosen its grip on your login. The company’s credentials are used all around the internet, especially by companies and developers who use its cloud service, Azure. But on Monday, the company unveiled a project that, using the technology that underpins bitcoin, would give you control of your own credentials, independent of any company. The question is whether you’ll want to take on the responsibility...
The CFO guide to cloud
finance in a digital world: It's crunch time for CFOs
Rare is the company that doesn’t have some sort of cloud initiative underway. Cloud is rapidly becoming the standard in how technology solutions are developed and delivered, bringing benefits such as reduced time-to-market, scalability, and a pathway to innovation. But that doesn’t mean cloud is easy to implement and manage.
Game-changing are forcing many banks to rethink product strategy and business models. Here's why.
Digital economies are affecting long-standing trends and rules in various industries as traditional boundaries and defining parameters disappear. In the financial services
ExtraHop for IBM QRadar part of collaborative development to stay ahead of evolving threats
ExtraHop, provider of enterprise cyber analytics from the inside out, launched the ExtraHop for IBM QRadar app, which integrates with IBM Security Intelligence technology to stream accurate, contextual network behavioral detections into the QRadar SIEM.
London office building at post Brexit referendum high – Deloitte
New office building in central London is at a three-year high, with 13.2 million square feet of space under construction, up 12% on the figure six months ago, Deloitte Real Estate's London Office Crane Survey said on Monday
France’s consulting market approaches €5bn landmark
• Retailers such as Carrefour turn to consultants to help address disruption from online competition
• Cybersecurity work rises after high-profile breaches such as the Airbus hack...
DACH companies turn to consultants to help staff deal with digitisation
Source Global Research report finds huge growth in digital-related work in DACH’s HR and change management consulting service line.
The SpaceX plan to bring speedy broadband to the world starts now
Yet another Elon Musk plan to shake up an entire industry gets off the ground Wednesday night when a SpaceX Falcon 9 launches the first batch of satellites for the company's Starlink broadband network
Should Accountants Adopt Blockchain?
We all know that blockchain has some massive bouts of potential in it. It is said that blockchain could solve a lot of the world's issues but it hasn’t got to the stage of mainstream adoption. Now, the revolutionary technology has the capability to change the role of accountants which means they will become, according to industry speaker and author Ian Khan, “the digital detectives of tomorrow.”
Why most digital workplace initiatives will fail
Despite all of the hype around digital transformation, the majority of digital initiatives launched by midsize and large organisations will fail to create new ways of working through 2021, according to a Gartner report released on Wednesday. In 80% of digital initiatives, only one quarter of companies will actually create new ways of working, the report found.
New JDA and KPMG Survey Says Artificial Intelligence is the Most “Impactful” SCM Technology
The second annual joint survey of supply chain executives from JDA Software, Inc. and KPMG LLP details the key innovation investments across retail, manufacturing and logistics in 2019...
HCL Technologies will make space for 2,000 IBM staff
BENGALURU: HCL Technologies plans to take on board nearly 2,000 IBM employees as part of its $1.8-billion deal to acquire some of the latter’s software assets, as the Noida-based tech services exporter adopts a strategy to shore up its IP-led business faster than traditional software services.
Four Rules To Guide Expectations Of Artificial Intelligence
Is the world too chaotic for any technology to control? Is technology revealing that things are even more chaotic and uncontrollable than first thought? Artificial intelligence, machine learning and related technologies may be
Deloitte survey: 53% of enterprises see blockchain as top-5 priority
Today Deloitte released findings from its 2019 blockchain survey. Compared to other studies, Deloitte’s is one of the most optimistic in both 2018 and 2019. It found that 53% (2018: 43%) of enterprise respondents cite blockchain as a top-five strategic priority and 56% (2018: 59%) believe blockchain will disrupt their industry. Only 6% are unsure or don’t see the need to use blockchain.
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Global Neuroscience Market 2019 Doric Lenses Inc, GE Healthcare, Siemens Healthineers
The report on the Global Neuroscience Market offers complete data on the Neuroscience market. Components, for example, main players, analysis, size, situation of the business, SWOT analysis, and best patterns in the market are included in the report. In addition to this, the report sports numbers, tables, and charts that offer a clear viewpoint of the Neuroscience market.