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Why Strategy, Not Technology, Drives Digital Transformation?

Every company in the world is looking to secure its digital future. This ‘digital transformation’ is a difficult process to master. Companies need to ask themselves whether they have what it takes to offer consumers the experiences they demand and to outperform the competition. But there is no standard checklist of changes you need to make to drive your digital transformation. Every company needs to determine where it stands and where it needs to go. But that does not mean they have to be in the dark.

Jive revamps offerings and pricing; announces 2015 numbers

It’s been a busy few weeks for Jive watchers, with the introduction of a new set of targeted packaged offerings, new pricing for Jive-n, the latest updates to the core Jive-n and Jive-x products, and the company’s latest earnings release....

Alfresco’s strategy: 1+1=3

Last week I spent some time with Alfresco in New York for the ‘Analyst Day’ that marked the 2016 Winter launch cycle for new versions of the Alfresco One Enterprise Content Management (v5.1) and Alfresco Activiti Business Process Management (v1.4)...

Role of the CIO

The CIO’s Role in Going Global, Part 1

The global marketplace is quickly becoming a more integrated environment where individuals and businesses collaborate in real time across multiple geographies. This is possible today because of new innovations in technologies and the ability to work seamlessly in virtual space. The development of cloud technologies, as well as the availability of on-demand solutions, knowledge workers, and equipment resources, makes it possible to operate as a global player in a growing marketplace.