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Just because a company has a digital transformation strategy doesn’t mean the company will, in fact, transform. In Nemertes’ latest research project on digital transformation, we interviewed or surveyed business and IT leaders from nearly 800 global organizations. What we learned about why they fail may...

Building a digital workplace starts by integrating apps and customizing information, so workers can be more productive and efficient across locations and devices. Read the rest of this post at searchunifiedcommunications.techtarget.com...

No longer just about messaging, team chat is now the basis for most collaboration vendors' collaboration and digital workplace offerings. Read the rest of this post at NoJitter.com  ...

Those responsible for managing enterprise phone systems face myriad operational challenges. Arguably, none is as important as ensuring that a 911 call is routed to the proper public safety answering point (PSAP), and that the phone system transmits the correct location of the caller. Failure...

IT roles are shifting, as more companies adopt cloud services. IT staffs must now ensure they are leading the adoption of new capabilities that deliver business value. Read more at searchunifiedcommunications.techtarget.com...

Touchscreen whiteboards enhance content sharing and visual collaboration amid persistent workflows. But these newfangled products do have their limitations. Read the rest of this post on searchunifiedcommunications.techtarget.com...

Cloud Migration Realities Almost half of all organizations in Nemertes'  2017/18 Cloud and Network Benchmark are using IaaS in production. However, on average they have only 12% to 17% of their workload in IaaS environments. Similar numbers use PaaS and at a similar rate. Moreover, based...

HBO has confirmed that the company's internal sites have been broken into, and  that proprietary information (including reportedly scripts of upcoming episodes of the hit series "Game of Thrones") have been seized. According to an article in Variety, “HBO recently experienced a cyber incident, which...

Cisco's (and competitor's) intent-based networking should reduce network cost and complexity for supporting ever-increasing real-time applications. As you may previously have read on No Jitter, Cisco last week introduced its intelligent network offering, dubbed "the network intuitive." The core concept is to make networks application-aware, enabling...

As I write this I'm on my way back from attending Cisco's annual "Cisco Live" customer event in Las Vegas, and the corresponding "C-Scape" analyst conference.  While most of the big announcements focused on Cisco's new intent-based  networking initiative, dubbed "The Network Intuitive," Cisco did...

There's been a lot of buzz around Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods. The upshot? Most pundits conclude that Amazon wants to enhance its ability to offer groceries online. That may be true, but we think it's far from the whole story. Our view is that Amazon's purchase...