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How Digital Business Skill Demand Drives IT Investment

How Digital Business Skill Demand Drives IT Investment

Strategic investment in business technology is led by CIOs and CTOs that launch new digital transformation initiatives. Those digital growth plans result in the modernization of IT infrastructure. However, an internal IT staff skills shortfall will continue to fuel demand for more savvy and experienced digital business talent.

via Digital Lifescapes

How to Maximize Your Digital Business Investments

How to Maximize Your Digital Business Investments

Huge investment is going into digital technology. Some fear this won’t boost productivity as much as the steam engine, the assembly line, or the computer did in previous waves of technical change. Others are more optimistic. New research from the World Economic Forum and Accenture suggests there’s room for hope.

via World Economic Forum

How Blockchain will Fuel Global Digital Disruption

How Blockchain will Fuel Global Digital Disruption

Blockchain technology is transforming the way we do business by allowing consumers to cut out the middleman in numerous vital services, reducing costs and boosting efficiency. In this way it has the potential to reduce poverty throughout the developing world.

via World Economic Forum

Cybersecurity Solution Spending will Reach $134 Billion

Cybersecurity Solution Spending will Reach $134 Billion

The online security market is expanding globally, and for good reason. The dramatic increase in connected devices has created a huge attack surface for cyber criminals. Whether their motive is mischief, or theft, the impacts can be far-reaching and very costly.

via Digital Lifescapes

More Line of Business Leaders Drive Digital Transformation

Line of Business Leaders Drive Digital Transformation

In every industry, businesses are undergoing digital transformation, resulting in new business processes and, in some cases, new business models. Another change accompanying digital transformation is the shift in technology spending from IT to the line of business (LOB).

via IDC

IT Integrated Systems Revenue will Reach $12.3 Billion

More CIOs and CTOs are seeking to gain benefits of a simplified and more manageable IT infrastructure for their organizations. As a result, worldwide integrated systems revenue is forecast to total $12.3 billion in 2018 — that’s an increase of 18.4 percent from 2017, according to Gartner.

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Technology Strategy: The State of Digital Business 2018

The State of Digital Business 2018

At the highest level, it’s clear that more mature companies see technology as a critical driver of business strategy: 86% of advanced companies see technology as the most important driver of business strategy; fewer than half of beginner firms see technology affecting business strategy to the same extent.

via Forrester