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November 30, 2015 - Transform to Better Perform

FRONTLINE IT WORKERS GIVE FAILING GRADES TO COMPANIES SEEKING TO TRANSFORM AGING IT INFRASTRUCTURES

Most frontline IT professionals around the world give their companies failing or near failing grades on their ability to implement transformational technologies and drive IT innovation to gain competitive advantage. Read more

August 10, 2015 - Transform to Better Perform

PRESSURE INCREASING ON IT GROUPS TO INNOVATE AS BUSINESS LEADERS VIEW TRANSFORMATIVE TECHNOLOGY AS TRIGGER FOR GROWTH

New Study Scorecards IT Performance Against Business and Customer-Value Building Metrics; Highlights Benefits of Embracing Game-Changing Technologies Read more

May 11, 2015 - Transform To Better Perform

Global Knowledge Exchange Network To Map New Model For Responsive Data Centers And Hybrid It Infrastructures

The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, a Silicon Valley based organization representing enterprise leaders, today announced a major campaign to explore business imperatives and IT trends reshaping the future of data centers and evolving hybrid IT models. Read more

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April 21, 2016 - Security Insider

Mehr Sicherheit bei der Migration in die Cloud

Neue Anforderungen an Unternehmen zwingen diese, immer größere Anteile ihrer Daten und Anwendungen in externe Rechenzentren auszulagern. Das erleichtert die Implementierung neuer Anwendungen, die einen schnellen globalen Zugriff über alle Arten von Kommunikationskanälen bei gleichzeitig niedrigeren Kosten bieten. Read more

March 22, 2016 - SD-Wan

What Will Drive SD-WAN Adoption?

CIOs and Application teams are increasingly focused on Digital Transformation projects that drive new business models and profits. Their rate of change is rapidly increasing, and with it the ‘Velocity Gap’ grows between application teams and network teams. As an advisor to large enterprises, I’m witnessing this on a very regular basis. Read more

March 02, 2016 - BizTech Magazine

How IT Metrics Can Drive IT Transformation

That disconnect between strategy and execution reflects the need for a new scorecard for IT, one based on specific business metrics and backed up by a firm commitment from senior management, according to a yearlong series of in-depth studies of business and IT leaders conducted by the Business Performance Improvement (BPI) Network. Read more

February 29, 2016 - CIO

How One CTO Built A Culture Of Trust And Engagement

When Joe McBreen took over as CTO of St. Vrain Valley School District (SVVSD) just outside of Denverin July 2009, he was on top of the world and thought he'd be living a dream. But it almost immediately became apparent that he'd stepped into a nightmare. In a presentation at ITSM consultancy, education and training provider Pink Elephant's Pink16 conference earlier this month in Las Vegas, McBreen began by sharing an anecdote about one of his most memorable on-the-job experiences. Read more

February 22, 2016 - Dutch IT Channel

Gebrek Aan Structuur Staat Flexibiliteit Van IT in de Weg

In de praktijk blijkt het door een gebrek aan structuur en 'het niet met elkaar in de pas lopen van business en IT' echter lastig om hier op een goede manier invulling aan te geven. Read more

February 22, 2016 - Executive-People

Gebrek Aan Structuur Belemmert Flexibiliteit Van IT

IT is een belangrijk middel om innovatie te realiseren en het verschil te maken met de concurrentie. Veel organisaties nemen hun huidige systeemlandschap onder de loep, op zoek naar meer flexibiliteit en onderscheidend vermogen. In de praktijk blijkt het door een gebrek aan structuur en ‘het niet met elkaar in de pas lopen van business en IT’ echter lastig om hier op een goede manier invulling aan te geven. Read more

February 01, 2016 - IP Insider

Entscheider und IT: Kooperation Mangelhaft

Viele Entscheider entziehen sich bei der Digitalen Transformation ihrer Verantwortung. Wie ein Bericht des BPI-Networks und des IT-Dienstleisters Dimension Data zeigt, ist fast die Hälfte der IT-Fachkräfte mit der Vernetzung von Führungsebene und IT-Abteilung unzufrieden.

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February 01, 2016 - automotiveIT

Kooperation mit Chefetage oft Mangelhaft

Im Zuge der Digitalisierung wird die IT-Abteilung im Unternehmen strategisch immer wichtiger. Die Zusammenarbeit zwischen der Führungsebene und IT-Fachkräften muss sich allerdings offenbar noch finden: Laut einem aktuellen Bericht des Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network und des IT-Dienstleisters Dimension Data bemängeln 45 Prozent der befragten IT-Mitarbeiter die unzureichende Vernetzung mit der Entscheiderebene.

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February 01, 2016 - Online Focus

Große Chancen nutzen: Mit diesen vier Tipps werden Sie Herr Ihrer Daten!

Daten sind das Kernstück des digitalen Unternehmens. Nur mit der Erfassung, Speicherung und Verarbeitung der Daten ist es aber nicht getan. Wichtig ist auch, was man mit ihnen anfängt. Die Daten, auf die man heute zugreifen kann, können die Art, wie ein Unternehmen arbeitet, von Grund auf ändern und zum Erreichen der firmen-internen Ziele beitragen

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January 31, 2016 - Inovativnost

Како Вашиот бизнис да извлече бенефит од денешните комуникациски технологии?

Промените кои денес ги гледаме на дневна основа немаат многу поголемо влијание врз денешните бизнис-лидери отколку врз ИТ-тимовите и експертите за компјутерска технологија пред некое време. Иновациите сега се случуваат со уште позабрзано темпо и станува невозможно да се предвиди иднината.

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January 29, 2016 - Baseline Mag

Why Are Companies' IT Transformations Lagging?

The challenges of migrating to a digital business and IT framework are daunting. Today's fast-moving environment requires new information technology systems, different thinking and entirely new skills.

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January 27, 2016 - TeleTalk

Studie: Mangelhafte Zusammenarbeit zwischen Entscheidungsebene und IT

Kooperation von Business-Unit und IT sei in vielen Unternehmen "noch deutlich ausbaufähig". Die Digitale Transformation halte heute fast sämtliche Unternehmensbereiche fest im Griff und Digitalisierung sei längst kein alleiniges Projekt der IT mehr, so  IT-Dienstleister Dimension Data in seiner neusten Studie.

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January 25, 2016 - manageIT

Optimierungsfähige Zusammenarbeit zwischen Entscheidungsebene und IT

Die Ko­ope­ra­tion von Business-Unit und IT ist in vie­len Un­ter­neh­men noch deut­lich aus­bau­fä­hig. Dies zeigt der Be­richt »IT-Komplexität ein­fach ge­macht: Werk­zeuge und Hin­der­nisse für IT-Fachleute« der In­itia­tive »Trans­form to Bet­ter Per­form« des Busi­ness Per­for­mance In­no­va­tion (BPI) Net­work [1]. Der »Di­gi­tal Lea­der Award« zeich­net Füh­rungs­per­sön­lich­kei­ten aus, die die­ses Si­lo­den­ken über­win­den und so die Di­gi­tale Trans­for­ma­tion in ih­rem Un­ter­neh­men ent­schie­den vor­an­trei­ben.

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January 18, 2016 - IT News Africa

The Rise of African Start-Ups Is A Business Opportunity, Not A Threat

We are in the middle of a tech start-up frenzy, with research suggesting that South Africa alone is home to more than 5000 tech start-ups. Rather than just seeing this rise of new potential competitors as a threat, enterprises should take the opportunity to transform themselves, work and learn together – and bottle some of that entrepreneurial spirit.

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January 11, 2016 - Network Communications News

New Study Identifies Multiple Factors Impeding Progress on IT Transformation

Most frontline IT professionals around the world give their companies failing or near failing grades on their ability to implement transformational technologies and drive IT innovation to gain competitive advantage. Read more

January 11, 2016 - blogit

Drie Redenen Waarom Transformatie Vaak Mislukt

Transformeren om beter te presteren, het is een mantra binnen de IT en een vereiste om de concurrentie aan te kunnen. Dit besef dringt echter maar langzaam door. Onlangs publiceerde het Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network de resultaten van een wereldwijd onderzoek onder IT’ers. Hieruit blijkt dat IT-professionals hun bedrijf een onvoldoende of bijna onvoldoende geven als het gaat om het implementeren van transformationele technologieën en het stimuleren van IT-innovatie. Read more

January 11, 2016 - Alter Market

Les Informaticiens Jugent Insuffisante La Capacité Des Entreprises à Transformer Leurs Infrastruct

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December 28, 2015 - Computerworld Hong Kong

Companies Failing to Modernize IT: Study

A recent study of frontline IT leaders conducted by BPI Network found that while IT modernization is crucial for a successful business, most companies don’t measure up. The results show businesses are lagging behind in five crucial aspects to creating an agile and modern IT department and business. And this inability to adapt has created a significant gap between those leading in the digital age and those falling behind. Read more

December 24, 2015 - CIO

Study Finds Companies are Failing to Modernize IT

A recent study of frontline IT leaders conducted by BPI Network found that while IT modernization is crucial for a successful business, most companies don’t measure up. The results show businesses are lagging behind in five crucial aspects to creating an agile and modern IT department and business. And this inability to adapt has created a significant gap between those leading in the digital age and those falling behind. Read more

December 15, 2015 - DevOps

Companies Failing to Innovate or Evolve Legacy IT Infrastructure

We’ve been writing a lot about what it takes for IT organizations to transform their business-technology systems to drive agility and innovation. Interestingly, according to a recent study conducted by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, most IT professionals think their businesses are failing, or pretty close to failing, when it comes to driving forward with IT transformational efforts. Read more

December 14, 2015 - kmo insider

Bedrijven Beschikken niet over de Nodige Mensen, Processen en Investeringen om Innovatie waar te Maken

Uit een studie van het BPI Network blijkt dat ruim 80 procent van alle IT-medewerkers in de eerste lijn aangeeft meer dan de helft van de tijd bezig te zijn met probleemoplossing en met het onderhoud van bestaande systemen, in plaats van met innovatie. En 17 procent van hen is zelfs 90 procent van de tijd bezig met routinematige onderhoudstaken. Read more

December 14, 2015 - CXP

EDITO - Les services IT sont-ils armés pour soutenir la transformation numérique ?

Or, quand on interroge cves derniers, la plupart d'entre eux n'accordent pas une bonne note à leur entreprise lorsqu’il s’agit d’évaluer sa capacité à mettre en œuvre des technologies transformationnelles et à impulser l’innovation. C'est la principale conclusion d'une enquête réalisée par BPI Network avec le parrainage de Dimension Data. Read more

December 11, 2015 - Altermarket

Vu par les Informaticiens, la Transformation Numérique est en Peine...

Selon la nouvelle étude de BPI Network, parrainée par Dimension Data, leader mondial de la fourniture et de la gestion de solutions et services pour les infrastructures informatiques, de nombreux responsables réseaux, de datacenters et de systèmes back-end estiment que le manque de planification, des déficiences dans les compétences clés, une insuffisance des financements et un défaut de communication et de collaboration avec les équipes opérationnelles font obstacle à la rénovation de l’infrastructure informatique dans les entreprises de toutes tailles. Read more

December 10, 2015 - iTPro

BPI Network: la Transformation Digitale Décryptée par les Informaticiens

Constat inquiétant, de nombreux professionnels responsables réseaux, de datacenters et de systèmes trouvent que le manque de compétences clés, l’insuffisance de planification ou de financements et un problème de communication avec les équipes opérationnelles sont autant d’obstacles freinant la rénovation des infrastructure vieillissantes au sein d’entreprises de toutes tailles. Read more

December 08, 2015 - The Content Guy

Schlechte Noten für die IT-Transformation in Unternehmen - via BIT

Weltweit gibt die Mehrzahl der IT-Fachkräfte ihren Arbeitgebern nur mäßige bis schlechte Noten, wenn es um deren Fähigkeit zur Implementierung von Transformationstechnologien und Umsetzung von Innovationen in der IT geht. Read more

December 07, 2015 - Cloud Computing Intelligence

Why IT Transformation Just Isn’t Happening Fast Enough

The latest survey by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network shows businesses aren't adopting digital transformation initiatives quickly enough. With the majority of businesses only just taking the most basic steps on the road to IT transformation, because of major failings in the planning, resource allocation, staffing, collaboration and financial commitments needed to fulfil that vision. Read more

December 07, 2015 - ICT Media

IT-werknemers geven bedrijf onvoldoende voor het transformeren van verouderde IT-infrastructuren

Gebrek aan vaardigheden, kortetermijndenken, gebrek aan samenwerking en onvoldoende budget belemmeren de IT-transformatie volgens nieuw onderzoek. Read more

December 07, 2015 - Versandhausberater

Studie: IT-Transformation in Unternehmen liegt oft noch brach

Das geht aus dem heute veröffentlichten Bericht „IT-Komplexität einfach gemacht: Werkzeuge und Hindernisse für IT-Fachleute“ der Initiative „Transform to Better Perform“ des Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Networkhervor, die vom IT-Dienstleister Dimension Data unterstützt wird. Read more

December 04, 2015 - Market Research Bulletin

BRINGING DEXTERITY TO IT COMPLEXITY: What’s Helping or Hindering IT Tech Professionals

A new survey from the Business Performance Innovation Network(BPI) in partnership with Dimension Data raises significant questions on whether IT teams have the tools, training and strategic grounding they need to deliver on the hype associated with cloud-based technologies. Read more

December 04, 2015 - Digital 4

Innovazione: Professionisti IT Poco Convinti Del Reale Impegno Delle Proprie Aziende

È perlomeno questa l’impressione dei professionisti IT, secondo quanto evidenzia lo uno studio realizzato da BPI Network , parte dell’iniziativa di condivisione della cultura IT “Transform to Better Perform” promossa da Dimension Data. Read more

December 04, 2015 - Acquisa

Digitalisierung: IT sucht ihre Digital Leader

Gerade einmal 16 Prozent verfügen über einen klaren und differenzierten Plan für die Transformation. Über 80 Prozent geben an, dass diese Pläne lediglich die generelle Richtung vorgeben oder aktualisierungsbedürftig oder nicht vorhanden sind. Read more

December 04, 2015 - The Enterprisers Project

3 Types of CIO, the Challenges they Face, and more news for IT Pros

In this week's edition of news for CIOs and IT pros, we highlight research on digital transformation's rocky start, and resources for CIOs new to their roles.

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December 04, 2015 - Digitale Transformation

Digitalisierung: IT Sucht Ihre Digital Leader

Die IT-Fachkräfte geben ihren Managern mäßige bis schlechte Noten für die Implementierung von Transformationstechnologien und Umsetzung von Innovationen in der IT. Read more

December 04, 2015 - B!Tmagazine

Falta Planeamento na Transformação Digital do Negócio

As mais recentes conclusões – parte integrante do estudo “Transform to Better Perform”, do Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network’s – demonstra falhas significativas entre a vontade dos líderes empresariais em acelerar a transformação de negócio através da tecnologias e o real desejo e capacidade das suas empresas em fazer com que isso aconteça. Read more

December 03, 2015 - infoDSI

Les équipes informatiques déplorent un manque de reconnaissance flagrant

Selon une étude de BPI Network, parrainée par Dimension Data, de nombreux responsables réseaux, de datacenters et de systèmes back-end estiment que le manque de planification, des déficiences dans les compétences clés, une insuffisance des financements et un défaut de communication et de collaboration avec les équipes opérationnelles empêchent la rénovation et la modernisation de l’infrastructure informatique des entreprises. Read more

December 03, 2015 - Misco

Is Poor Communication Hampering IT Transformation in Your Company?

Those are the findings of a new study by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, which undertook a global survey of IT professionals who run networks, data centres and back-end systems. Read more

December 03, 2015 - Computerworld Italia

I Professionisti IT e Gli Approcci Aziendali alla Trasformazione IT

Questi risultati, che fanno parte dell’iniziativa di condivisione della cultura IT Transform to Better Perform di Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, evidenziano gap significativi tra il desiderio dei leader aziendali di accelerare la trasformazione del business attraverso la tecnologia e il reale impegno e capacità delle proprie aziende di renderlo possibile. Read more

December 03, 2015 - infoDSI

Les équipes Informatiques Déplorent un Manque de Reconnaissance Flagrant

Selon une étude de BPI Network, parrainée par Dimension Data, de nombreux responsables réseaux, de datacenters et de systèmes back-end estiment que le manque de planification, des déficiences dans les compétences clés, une insuffisance des financements et un défaut de communication et de collaboration avec les équipes opérationnelles empêchent la rénovation et la modernisation de l’infrastructure informatique des entreprises.  Read more

December 03, 2015 - Computer World Italia

I Professionisti IT e gli Approcci Aziendali alla Trasformazione IT

Una nuova ricerca di BPI Network evidenzia come la carenza di competenze e i budget limitati siano un ostacolo per la trasformazione IT. Read more

December 03, 2015 - IT Pro

What's Holding Up the Transformation?

One cannot attend an enterprise technology expo without hearing endless talk about “transformation.” With almost cultish devotion, executives around the world speak in excited tones of the new era of technology that will yield faster application development, improvements in customer service, higher productivity levels and, of course, a fatter profit for shareholders. Read more

December 03, 2015 - Content Manager

Schlechte Noten für die IT-Transformation in Unternehmen

Die Digitale Transformation sichert Unternehmen einen entscheidenden Wettbewerbsvorteil, weshalb Manager ihr höchste Priorität einräumen. Read more

December 03, 2015 - Content Manager

Schlechte Noten für die IT-Transformation in Unternehmen

Die Digitale Transformation sichert Unternehmen einen entscheidenden Wettbewerbsvorteil, weshalb Manager ihr höchste Priorität einräumen. Read more

December 03, 2015 - Agglotv

Les Informaticiens Jugent Insuffisante la Capacité des Entreprises à Transformer Leurs Infrastructures Informatiques Vieillissantes

Selon la nouvelle étude de BPI Network, parrainée par Dimension Data, leader mondial de la fourniture et de la gestion de solutions et services pour les infrastructures informatiques, de nombreux responsables réseaux, de datacenters et de systèmes back-end estiment que le manque de planification, des déficiences dans les compétences clés, une insuffisance des financements et un défaut de communication et de collaboration avec les équipes opérationnelles font obstacle à la rénovation de l’infrastructure informatique dans les entreprises de toutes tailles. Read more

December 03, 2015 - PresseBox

Studie: Schlechte Noten für die IT-Transformation in Unternehmen

Weltweit gibt die Mehrzahl der IT-Fachkräfte ihren Arbeitgebern nur mäßige bis schlechte Noten, wenn es um deren Fähigkeit zur Implementierung von Transformationstechnologien und Umsetzung von Innovationen in der IT geht: schlechte Planung, Defizite bei Kernqualifikationen, Geldmangel sowie ungenügende Kommunikation und Zusammenarbeit hindern die gebotene Erneuerung der IT-Infrastruktur. Read more

December 02, 2015 - Data Quality Council

Bringing Dexterity to IT Complexity: What’s Helping or Hindering IT Tech Professionals

Frontline IT workers around the globe say they’re struggling to implement transformational technologies at their companies due to lack of long-term planning, insufficient funding and a paucity of communication and collaboration with their colleagues on the business side. Read more

December 02, 2015 - DatacenterDynamics

IT Workers 'Fail' Companies' Attempts to Transform Their Aging IT Systems

According to a new report from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, an industry grouping which has launched a campaign to promote change and development in data centers, many of those running networks, data centers and back-end systems say lack of planning, deficiencies in key skills, insufficient funding, and a paucity of communications and collaboration with the business side make renovation of IT infrastructure a challenge for enterprises of all sizes. Read more

December 02, 2015 - National Computing Centre

IT Transformation Lacking Momentum, BPI Study Reveals

"Businesses looking to modernise their businesses using IT transformation are failing because companies aren't able to find skilled workers, think too much in the short term, don't collaborate or spend enough money, a BPI Network study has revealed. Read more

December 02, 2015 - ImpresaCity

Aziende in Difficoltà nel Percorso di Trasformazione

In base allo studio realizzato BPI Network in partnership con Dimension Data il rinnovamento all'interno di ogni singola azienda è ostacolato e frenato da tutta una molteplicità di fattori. Read more

December 02, 2015 - Managers Online

IT-werknemers Geven Onvoldoende Voor Transformeren Verouderde IT-infrastructuren

The majority of primary IT professionals around the world give their business an insufficient or almost inadequate when it comes to implementing transformational technologies and to stimulate IT innovation to gain competitive advantage. Read more

December 02, 2015 - Business Leak

Profissionais da área de ti Dão Nota Negativa às Empresas que Impedem a Transformação das Infra

A maioria dos profissionais de TI ao serviço das mais prestigiadas empresas de todo o mundo dão notas negativas ou praticamente negativas às suas empresas na sua capacidade para implementar tecnologias de transformação e alavancar inovação em TI para ganhar vantagem competitiva face a empresas concorrentes. Read more

December 02, 2015 - Marqit

Bedrijf Beperkt IT'er Bij Innovatie

IT’ers willen graag nieuwe technologieën implementeren, maar worden vaak tegengehouden door het bedrijf. Read more

December 02, 2015 - Impresa City

Aziende in Difficoltà nel Percorso di Trasformazione

Le organizzazioni IT sono in grado di trasformare l'esistente introducendo nuove logiche di business allineate alle nuove opportunità di business? Read more

December 02, 2015 - Business International Magazine

Scarsa Pianificazione, Carenza Competenze e Budget Limitati Ostacolo l’innovazione Delle Aziende

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December 01, 2015 - APQC Blog

Why Companies are Failing at Digital Transformation

An important new study, just released by the Business Performance Innovation Network, highlights major roadblocks standing in the way of most companies as they seek to adapt to a new generation of technologies and digital business opportunities.  Read more

December 01, 2015 - CIO Australia

IT Workers Say Their Companies are Failing to Innovate

The global study, carried out by the Business Performance Innovation Network (BPI Network) and sponsored by Dimension Data, looked at the perspective of IT workers on innovation and change across multiple industries. Read more

December 01, 2015 - IT Pro

IT Transformation Lacking Momentum, BPI Study Reveals

Businesses looking to modernise their businesses using IT transformation are failing because companies aren't able to find skilled workers, think too much in the short-term, don't collaborate or spend enough money, a BPI Network study has revealed. Read more

December 01, 2015 - ZDNet

Corporate to IT: Transform Us, but Don't Spend Too Much Money Doing It

For starters, there's a serious lack of skills that are impeding technology progress in enterprises. BPI Network study finds that IT organizations currently suffer from major shortages of skilled professionals in the very areas that businesses most want to accelerate development and innovation. Read more

December 01, 2015 - eWeek

Most IT Workers Give Failing Grade to Businesses

Most frontline IT professionals around the world give their companies failing or near-failing grades on their ability to implement transformational technologies and drive IT innovation to gain competitive advantage, according to a report from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network. Read more

December 01, 2015 - Sci24H

IT Transformation Lacking Momentum, BPI Study Reveals

Businesses looking to modernise their businesses using IT transformation are failing because companies aren't able to find skilled workers, think too much in the short-term, don't collaborate or spend enough money, a BPI Network study has revealed. Read more

December 01, 2015 - Persberichten

Eerstelijns IT-werknemers geven eigen bedrijf onvoldoende voor het transformeren van verouderde IT-infrastructuren

De onderzoeksresultaten – onderdeel van het kennisdelingsinitiatief ‘Transform to Better Perform’ van het Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network – tonen aan dat er een aanzienlijke kloof is tussen de wens van directies om business-transformatie te versnellen door middel van technologie, en het commitment en de capaciteit binnen de organisatie om dit voor elkaar te krijgen. Read more

December 01, 2015 - Information Management

Most IT Pros Give Poor Grades to Innovation Efforts

Most IT professionals around the world give their companies failing or near failing grades on their ability to implement transformational technologies and drive IT innovation to gain competitive advantage, according to a new report by Business Performance Innovation Network (BPI Network), a thought leadership and professional networking organization for those involved in IT transformation and business re-engineering. Read more

December 01, 2015 - IT World Canada

IT Workers Lack Faith About Digital Transformation: Survey

“Bringing Dexterity to IT Complexity: What’s Helping or Hindering IT Tech Professionals” was done in collaboration with Dimension Data, and illustrates how front line IT workers running network, data centres, and back-end systems see lack of planning, deficiencies in key skills, insufficient funding, and a lack of communications and collaboration with the business side impeding the transformation of ageing IT infrastructures within their organization. Read more

December 01, 2015 - Next Generation Communications

IT Departments Need More Resources, Better Communication in Order to Innovate

A joint survey recently conducted by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network and Dimension Data explores the readiness of frontline IT professionals to drive IT transformation and innovation in their respective organizations. Read more

December 01, 2015 - iSPam

Eerstelijns IT-Werknemers Geven Eigen Bedrijf Onvoldoende Voor Het Transformeren Van Verouderde IT-Infrastructuren

Gebrek aan vaardigheden, kortetermijndenken, gebrek aan samenwerking en onvoldoende budget belemmeren de IT-transformatie volgens nieuw onderzoek. Read more

November 30, 2015 - Informatacien

La Plupart des Entreprises ne Disposent pas des Ressources Humaines Pour Innover

Il ressort d’une étude de BPI Network, publié aujourd’hui, que plus de 80 pourcent de tous les collaborateurs IT de première ligne indiquent consacrer plus de la moitié de leur temps à la résolution de problèmes et à la maintenance des systèmes existants, plutôt qu’à l’innovation. 17 pourcent d’entre eux consacrent même 90 pourcent de leur temps à des tâches de maintenance routinières. Read more

November 17, 2015 - Kinetic Vision

How Service Catalogs Help Enterprise IT Innovation

Now, fresh research from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network reinforces and builds on this trend. Across enterprises, business leaders are looking to IT and new technologies to help “increase agility, improve customer experience, and make their companies more competitive.” Read more

October 15, 2015 - ComputerWoche

Kunden stehen im Mittelpunkt des technologischen Wandels

Je moderner die Technologie eines Unternehmens ist und je zielgerichteter dieses sie einzusetzen weiß, desto agiler, schneller und innovativer kann es agieren. Dessen sind sich Führungskräfte laut der von Dimension Data finanzierten Studie"Accelerating Business Transformation Through IT Innovation: Getting the Business Leader Take on the IT Change Mandate" des BPI Network bewusst. Read more

October 12, 2015 - Start IT

IT Systemhaus München: Sind IT-Abteilungen Wirklich überfordert?

Das Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network hat eine Umfrage unter 250 Führungskräfte durchgeführt, um festzustellen, welche Rolle diese bei der IT-Transformation in ihrem Unternehmen einnehmen. Hierfür beantworteten die Teilnehmer der Studie Fragen zur Zusammenarbeit mit ihrer IT-Abteilung. Read more

October 06, 2015 - NOWNAIJA

Interview: How Ready is the Nigerian Market for Cloud?

Join Dimension Data at the next Innovation Dinner, which will be held at the Wheatbaker Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria on September 2015 – with the theme Transform to Better Perform: Information Technology’s role in driving competitive advantage, customer value and business growth in an uncertain economic environment. Read more

October 06, 2015 - Business World Communication

Dimension Data Stresses on Technological Innovation for Business Growth

Dimension Data, a global provider of VBlock solutions in its recent innovation banquet themed “Transform to Better Perform” for chief information officers, clients and partners in Lagos, stressed on the need for organisations to innovate in line with technological trends in the area of agile data centre solutions such as VBlock and Dimension Data Cloud platform in order to enhance business efficiency. This is through collaboration with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) such as VCE (VMWare, Cisco and EMC). Read more

October 03, 2015 - Saas Magazin

Skype for Business im Aufwind

Skepsis bei Linux, Bereitschaft zur Cloud: Umfrage von Sikom beleuchtet Technologietrends im Contact Center Interesse und Verbreitung von Cloud-basierter Software in Contact Centern.

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October 02, 2015 - Hybrid Hive

Global Execs Waking up to Hybrid IT

It found execs expect to see greater progress in deploying a range of technologies to increase business agility – with Hybrid IT cited as a key driver of this.

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September 30, 2015 - Saas Magazin

IT der Nächsten Generation

Studie belegt, dass gut sechs von zehn Unternehmen die Bemühungen ihrer IT-Abteilung bei der Implementierung neuer Technologien als nicht ausreichend beurteilen Fehlende Unterstützung für Investitionen und Unwissenheit über den tatsächlichen Bedarf stellen die größten Hindernisse beim Umstieg dar. Read more

September 22, 2015 - The Nation

Innovation Dinner

Senior tech execs will on September 16, convene at the Wheatbaker Hotel in Lagos, for Innovation Dinner. Theme is Transform to Better Perform: Information Technology’s Role in Driving Competitive Advantage, Customer Value and Business Growth in an Uncertain Economic Environment.

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September 17, 2015 - MediaOps

The IT Mandate: Be a Catalyst of Business Innovation

On the heels of their recent study, Accelerating Business Transformation Through IT Innovation: Getting the Business Leader Take on the IT Change Mandate, we had a conversation with Dave Murray, head of thought leadership at the BPI Network. The study found that IT organizations increasingly want to use technology to drive innovation and business growth, and a big part of that is the ongoing re-tooling their data centers with the public and on-premises and managed cloud services.

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September 16, 2015 - The Enterprisers Project

Are IT Teams up to Snuff When it Comes to CIO Expectations?

Are C-suite executives satisfied with the pace of technological innovations in their businesses? Not so much, according to a recent survey of 250 business leaders conducted by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, and sponsored by Dimention Data. There's a message in these results, and CIOs had better pay attention, warns Donovan Neale-May executive director of BPI Network. In an interview with The Enterprisers Project, he explains why.

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September 14, 2015 - IT News Africa

Interview: How Ready is the Nigerian Market for Cloud?

Join Dimension Data at the next Innovation Dinner, which will be held at the Wheatbaker Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria on September 2015 – with the theme Transform to Better Perform: Information Technology’s role in driving competitive advantage, customer value and business growth in an uncertain economic environment. Read more

September 10, 2015 - The Nigerian Voice

Top-Flight Speakers Confirmed for Innovation Dinner Nigeria

Senior technology executives will convene at the Wheatbaker Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria for the next Innovation Dinner, which will be held on the 16th of September 2015 – with the theme Transform to Better Perform: Information Technology’s role in driving competitive advantage, customer value and business growth in an uncertain economic environment. Read more

September 09, 2015 - IT News Africa

Nigeria: Top-Flight Speakers Confirmed for Innovation Dinner Nigeria

Senior technology executives will convene at the Wheatbaker Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria for the next Innovation Dinner, which will be held on the 16th of September 2015 – with the theme Transform to Better Perform: Information Technology’s role in driving competitive advantage, customer value and business growth in an uncertain economic environment. Read more

September 09, 2015 - Vogel Business Media

IT-Abteilungen sind mit neuen Technologien überfordert

Eine Studie der Initiative „Transform to Better Perform“ zeigt auf, dass über 60 Prozent der Befragten Unternehmen die Bemühungen ihrer IT-Abteilung bei der Implementierung neuer Technologien als nicht ausreichend beurteilen. Fehlende Unterstützung für Investitionen und Unwissenheit über den tatsächlichen Bedarf stellen die größten Hindernisse beim Umstieg dar. Read more

September 09, 2015 - Teletalk

Studie: 6 von 10 Unternehmen halten eigene IT-Abteilungen für Rückständig

Netswerkorganisation BPI befragte 250 Personen, Ergebnis: "Unternehmen sind nicht in de Lage, ihre Vorstellungen von IT der nachsten Generation umzusetzen Read more

September 09, 2015 - ChannelPartner

Firmen können "IT der nächsten Generation" nicht umsetzen

Eine Studie der Initiative "Transform to Better Perform" behauptet, dass gut sechs von zehn Unternehmen die Bemühungen ihrer IT-Abteilung bei der Implementierung neuer Technologien als nicht ausreichend beurteilen. Fehlende Unterstützung für Investitionen und Unwissenheit über den tatsächlichen Bedarf seien weitere Gründe. Read more

September 08, 2015 - Boardroom IT

IT Voelt Hete Adem

VUGHT – De top bij internationale bedrijven verwacht van IT-organisaties dat zij meetbare zakelijke en concurrerende voordelen halen uit technologische transformatie. Onderzoek van het Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network – een netwerkorganisatie voor verandermanagement en technologische transformatie – duidt hierop. Read more

September 04, 2015 - NewsMonkey

IT-Afdelingen Voelen Druk om te Innoveren

Leiders van internationale bedrijven verwachten van hun IT-organisaties dat zij meetbare zakelijke en concurrerende voordelen halen uit technologietransformatie. Dat onthult een nieuw onderzoek van het Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, een internationale lobbygroep die pleit voor zakelijke verandering en verbetering. Read more

September 03, 2015 - LinkedIn SlideShare

Accelerating Business Transformation Through IT Innovation

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September 03, 2015 - GEOVIZ

Pain Points of Healthcare Using Big Data Strategy

A new report by the BPI Network, “Accelerate How You Innovate: Data Center Evolution in the Era of the Cloud” examines how companies are adjusting to a new design of business-responsive datacenters and networks. And as they do healthcare IT leaders are starting down seven important discomfort points. Read more

September 02, 2015 - IT-Business

Marktzahlen: Internet der Dinge, IT von Versicherern, Cloud, Online-Sicherheit

Nicht aufzuhalten: Über 60 Prozent der Firmen weltweit verwenden Dimension Data und BPI Network zufolge die Cloud schon jetzt für die Ausführung von IT-Prozessen. Bis 2017 sollen 73 Prozent der Daten auf diesen Plattformen liegen. Cloud-Gelder fließen vor allem in vier Bereiche (mehr siehe Bildergalerie unten). Read more

September 01, 2015 - Banking Exchange

Digital Drivers for Banks

Getting down to brass tacks, research by BPI Network looks at the increasing pressure on corporate IT groups to produce transformative technology that in turn produces measurable business results. Read more

September 01, 2015 - TechnoPolis

La disruption in azienda? Un problema dei manager It

Pensiero diffuso tra i responsabili delle organizzazioni, almeno secondo quanto riporta lo studio “Accelerating business transformation through It innovation: Getting the business leader take on the It change mandate”, realizzato da Bpi Network e sponsorizzato da Dimension Data, che ha coinvolto a livello mondiale 250 executive di aziende con cento milioni di dollari di fatturato medio. Read more

August 31, 2015 - ictBusiness.it

Disruption, La Crescita Aziendale Pesa Sulle Spalle Dei Manager IT

Pensiero diffuso tra i responsabili delle organizzazioni, almeno secondo quanto riporta lo studio “Accelerating business transformation through It innovation: Getting the business leader take on the It change mandate”, realizzato da Bpi Network e sponsorizzato da Dimension Data, che ha coinvolto a livello mondiale 250 executive di aziende con cento milioni di dollari di fatturato medio. Read more

August 31, 2015 - CIO Insight

The Blurred Boundary Between Business and IT

These days, virtually no corner of the enterprise remains untouched by IT. From customer-facing Websites and brick-and-mortar storefronts to mobile apps and clouds, IT—and how well an organization puts it to work—separates the leaders from the laggards. A new report from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, Accelerating Business Transformation through IT Innovation, offers insights into this rapidly evolving space.  Read more

August 31, 2015 - Computer Aid

Accelerating Business Transformation Through IT Innovation

These days, virtually no corner of the enterprise remains untouched by IT. From customer-facing Websites and brick-and-mortar storefronts to mobile apps and clouds, IT—and how well an organization puts it to work—separates the leaders from the laggards. A new report from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, Accelerating Business Transformation through IT Innovation, offers insights into this rapidly evolving space. - See more at: http://www.cioinsight.com/it-management/leadership/the-blurred-boundaries-between-business-and-it.html#sthash.QyXTgjho.dpuf Read more

August 28, 2015 - Linea EDP

IT Departments Increasingly Protagonists

I responsabili delle aziende leader nel mondo richiedono ai propri dipartimenti It di generare un business misurabile e di fare della tecnologia e della sua trasformazione un elemento in grado di apportare vantaggio competitivo. Questo è quanto emerge da un nuovo studio realizzato da Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, realtà internazionale per la promozione della trasformazione dell’It. Read more

August 28, 2015 - ImpresaCity

Le Line of Business più Coinvolte Nella Tecnologia

Il recente studio realizzato da Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, sponsorizzato da Dimension Data,  “Accelerating Business Transformation Through IT Innovation: Getting the Business Leader Take on the IT Change Mandate", evidenzia come i business leader stiano ponendo una nuova sfida alle organizzazioni IT:porre come obiettivo primario dell’adozione tecnologica l’innovazione e la crescita. Read more

August 24, 2015 - ARCHIE

Technology important for business

Uit het onderzoek ‘Accelerating Business Transformation Through IT Innovation: Getting the Business Leader Take on the IT Change Mandate’ van BPI blijkt dat bijna 70% van de managers wereldwijd gelooft dat technologie ‘veel belangrijker’ is geworden voor hun business. Read more

August 21, 2015 - ITnation

View Transformative Technology as Trigger for Growth

Global business leaders expect their IT organizations to realize measurable business and competitive advantages from technology transformation reveals a new study from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network sponsored by Dimension Data.

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August 21, 2015 - Baseline

How IT Must Improve to Meet Business Expectations

Under pressure to gain a competitive advantage through disruptive IT, company leaders are expecting more input—and innovation—from their IT departments, according to a recent survey from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network and Dimension Data.

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August 20, 2015 - eMarketer

Strict Approval Processes Slow Down Tech Adoption

Technology is more important than ever. But to increase spending, marketers and tech professionals must go through a rigorous approval process, and they better be able to prove the value of the buy if they want the final answer to be yes—something easier said than done.

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August 20, 2015 - Managers Online

IT-afdelingen Voelen Druk om te Innoveren

Leiders van internationale bedrijven verwachten van hun IT-organisaties dat zij meetbare zakelijke en concurrerende voordelen halen uit technologietransformatie. 

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August 19, 2015 - Emerce

IT-afdelingen voelen druk om te innoveren nu zakelijke leiders transformerende technologie zien als trigger voor groei

Barneveld, 19 augustus 2015 – Leiders van internationale bedrijven verwachten van hun IT-organisaties dat zij meetbare zakelijke en concurrerende voordelen halen uit technologietransformatie. Dat onthult een nieuw onderzoek van het Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, een internationale lobbygroep die pleit voor zakelijke verandering en verbetering.

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August 19, 2015 - IT Exectuive

IT voelt druk van directie om te innoveren

De top bij internationale bedrijven verwacht van IT-organisaties dat zij meetbare zakelijke en concurrerende voordelen halen uit technologische transformatie. Onderzoek van het Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network – een netwerkorganisatie voor verandermanagement en technologische transformatie – duidt hierop.

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August 19, 2015 - Persberichten

IT-afdelingen voelen druk om te innoveren nu zakelijke leiders transformerende technologie zien als trigger voor groei

Barneveld, 19 augustus 2015 – Leiders van internationale bedrijven verwachten van hun IT-organisaties dat zij meetbare zakelijke en concurrerende voordelen halen uit technologietransformatie. Dat onthult een nieuw onderzoek van het Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, een internationale lobbygroep die pleit voor zakelijke verandering en verbetering.

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August 18, 2015 - ZDNet Japan

より速く効率的に--変革を目指すリーダーがIT部門に求めるもの

「変革」についての議論に終わりはない。変革を実現するIT部門の人々については、さらに多くの議論がある。しかし、変革を実現するためには、具体的に何が必要なのだろうか。そして、この魔法のようなプロセスを現実にするために、ITプロフェッショナルには何が求められているのだろうか。

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August 17, 2015 - CIO Insight

IT Innovation Pressures Grow for CIOs

These days, virtually no corner of the enterprise remains untouched by IT. From customer-facing Websites and brick-and-mortar storefronts to mobile apps and clouds, IT—and how well an organization puts it to work—separates the leaders from the laggards. A new report from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, Accelerating Business Transformation through IT Innovation, offers insights into this rapidly evolving space.

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August 17, 2015 - Facility Exectutive

Business Leaders View Transformative Technology As Trigger For Growth

Business decision makers across a range of industry sectors are dedicating more time and attention to understanding the strategic implications of disruptive technologies. They also want their companies to do a better job of embracing modern technologies and new channels of customer engagement and digital experience, according to the latest research from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, an international executive change advocacy group. The study is part of the BPI Network’s “Transform to Better Perform” knowledge transfer initiative, which is aimed at rating the level of innovation in IT organizations. Read more

August 17, 2015 - Digital Market Asia

Biz Leaders View Technology as Trigger for Growth

Business leaders are spending more time and attention to understand the importance of disruptive technologies globally. They expect their IT organisations to realise measurable and competitive advantage from technology transformation. This was highlighted in a study by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network.

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August 17, 2015 - TWT

Umfrage: Technologie als Wachstumsfaktor in Unternehmen

Führungskräfte aus der Wirtschaft sind überzeugt, dass moderne Technologie ein entscheidender Faktor für das Wachstum in Unternehmen ist. Die neuste Umfrage des Business Performance Innovation Networks zu diesem Thema zeigt, dass die Digitalisierung wichtige Vorteile und messbare Erfolge bringt. Wir fassen die Inhalte für Sie kurz zusammen.

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August 12, 2015 - Computerworld New Zealand

Is Pressure Increasing on IT Organisations to Innovate?

Business leaders across New Zealand, and the world, expect their IT organisations to realise measurable business and competitive advantages from technology transformation, reveals a new study from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, an international executive change advocacy group.

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August 12, 2015 - Kroker's Look @ IT

2,4 Milliarden Menschen nutzen Cloud-Dienste; bis 2017 drei Viertel aller Daten in der Wolke

Cloud Computing ist als eines der wichtigsten Wachstumsthemen der IT seit Jahren in aller Munde. Dabei wird oftmals noch übersehen, wie verbreitet solche Internet-Dienste aus der Datenwolke längst sind – und zwar für Endnutzer wie Unternehmen gleichermaßen.

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August 12, 2015 - The Data Center Journal

Business Leaders Want a New Scorecard for the IT Group

The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network reported that senior business managers are so utterly disappointed by the lack of innovation coming from their IT groups that many now want to see the groups graded by the same sort of business metrics they must follow. That idea is rapidly gaining traction with CIOs as data centers move to hybrid cloud models, BPI found in a series of post-survey interviews.

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August 12, 2015 - Information Management

Report: Technology Transformation Drives Businesses Forward

Global business leaders expect their IT organizations to realize measurable business and competitive advantages from technology transformation, according to a study from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, an international executive change advocacy group.

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August 11, 2015 - Computer Business Review

93% of Global Executives View Tech as an Asset

A new survey has found that majority of business executives expect to see greater progress from their IT organisations in deploying a range of technologies to increase agility, with 93% of them saying that tech is more important than it was five years ago.

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August 11, 2015 - RCR Wireless News

Big Data Analytics, Cloud Computing, IoT and Other Technology Driving Transformation

The Business Performance Innovation Network released a report on the growing impact of IT in business. The report is based on a survey of business leaders from across the globe and makes a resounding statement that IT has never been more important to business no matter the industry, and technology is evolving so fast business leaders are still trying to find the most effective means to utilize it. Read more

August 11, 2015 - IT News Africa

Global Business Leaders Expect Their IT Organisations to Do More

Global business leaders expect their IT organisations to realise measurable business and competitive advantages from technology transformation reveals a new study from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, an international executive change advocacy group.

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August 11, 2015 - BiztechAfrica

Survey: Business Leaders see Transformative Technology as Trigger for Growth

Global business leaders expect their IT organizations to realize measurable business and competitive advantages from technology transformation reveals a new study from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, an international executive change advocacy group.  Read more

August 11, 2015 - eWeek

Organizations Tap Social Media, IoT Tech to Boost Business

Global business leaders expect their IT organizations to realize measurable business and competitive advantages from technology transformation, according to a Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network study sponsored by Dimension Data. Read more

August 11, 2015 - IT Pro

Innovation demands putting pressure on IT departments

Although businesses realise the need for innovation and using disruptive technologies in the workplace, these demands are putting IT departments under pressure to perform, a report has revealed.

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August 11, 2015 - IT-Online

Business Leaders Want to See Results from IT

Global business leaders expect their IT organisations to realise measurable business and competitive advantages from technology transformation. Read more

August 11, 2015 - RCR Wireless News

IT is a Key Competency for Any Business

WASHINGTON – The Business Performance Innovation Network released a report on the growing impact of IT in business. The report is based on a survey of business leaders from across the globe and makes a resounding statement that IT has never been more important to business no matter the industry, and technology is evolving so fast business leaders are still trying to find the most effective means to utilize it.

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August 11, 2015 - IMPO

Survey: Executives Hope To See Greater Progress From IT Organizations

The analysis by networking group the Business Performance Innovation Network found that although nearly 70 percent of survey respondents viewed technology as increasingly important, 52 percent rated their IT innovation as poor or narrowly progressing.

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August 11, 2015 - BizTech Africa

Survey: Business Leaders See Transformative Technology as Trigger for Growth

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August 10, 2015 - Manufacturing.net

Survey: Executives Hope To See Greater Progress From IT Organizations

The analysis by networking group the Business Performance Innovation Network found that although nearly 70 percent of survey respondents viewed technology as increasingly important, 52 percent rated their IT innovation as poor or narrowly progressing. Read more

August 08, 2015 - ZDNet

Business to IT: Transform Us, and Speed it Up

A new survey report issued by the BPI Network suggests that business leaders are leaning on their IT departments harder than ever to deliver transformation. Unfortunately, they're also getting impatient. Read more

July 28, 2015 - DataCenter Insider

Wenig wünschenswert - Rechenzentren hecheln dem Datenwachstum hinterher

Mit dem Bericht „Accelerate How You Innovate: Data Center Evoultion in the Era of the Cloud“ will die Initiative „Transform to Better Perform“ helfen, Rechenzentren so zu modernisieren, dass sie den Cloud-Anforderungen und dem enormen Datenansturm standhalten können. Den Bericht gibt es über Dimension Data kostenfrei zum Download

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July 28, 2015 - Manage it

Datenwachstum stößt auf begrenzte Kapazitäten in Rechenzentren

90 Prozent aller Unter­neh­mens­daten weltweit wurden allein in den letzten zwei Jahren erzeugt – das stellt Unter­nehmen vor große Heraus­for­de­rungen. Die Ausla­ge­rung von Workloads ist eine Option: Mehr als 60 Prozent aller Unter­nehmen nutzen die Cloud schon jetzt für die Ausfüh­rung IT-bezogener Prozesse, bis 2017 werden 73 Prozent aller Daten auf diesen zentralen Platt­formen liegen. Unter­nehmen sind deshalb gefragt, Rechenzentrums- und Cloud-Strukturen zu harmo­ni­sieren. Hilfe­stel­lung liefern Fachex­perten im Bericht »Accele­rate How You Innovate: Data Center Evoul­tion in the Era of the Cloud« der Initia­tive Trans­form to Better Perform. Read more

July 27, 2015 - Presse Box

Das Rechenzentrum hält mit dem Datenwachstum nicht Schritt

90 Prozent aller Unternehmensdaten weltweit wurden allein in den letzten zwei Jahren erzeugt – das stellt Unternehmen vor große Herausforderungen. Die Auslagerung von Workloads ist eine Option: Mehr als 60 Prozent aller Unternehmen nutzen die Cloud schon jetzt für die Ausführung IT-bezogener Prozesse, bis 2017 werden 73 Prozent aller Daten auf diesen zentralen Plattformen liegen. Unternehmen sind deshalb gefragt, Rechenzentrums- und Cloud-Strukturen zu harmonisieren. Hilfestellung liefern Fachexperten im Bericht „Accelerate How You Innovate: Data Center Evolution in the Era of the Cloud“ der Initiative „Transform to Better Perform“. Read more

July 15, 2015 - Healthcare IT News

7 Pain Points of Big Data

A new report by the BPI Network, "Accelerate How You Innovate: Data Center Evolution in the Era of the Cloud," examines how organizations are adapting to a new model of business-responsive datacenters and networks. And as they do healthcare IT leaders are starting down seven critical pain points. Read more

July 07, 2015 - Money Cab

Dimension Data Schweiz: Daniel Locher neu Sales Specialist “Next Generation Data Center”

Crissier / Zürich-Wallisellen – Dimension Data, der global agierende Service- und Lösungsanbieter für Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie baut gezielt seine Kompetenz im Bereich des „Next Generation Data Center“ aus. Dabei ist es gelungen, mit Daniel Locher (39) einen in diesem Geschäft ausgewiesenen und sehr erfahrenen Verkaufsspezialisten zu gewinnen. In seiner neuen Funktion wird es zu seinen zentralen Aufgaben gehören, die umfassenden Dienstleistungen von Dimension Data im Bereich Cloud und Data Center Management gegenüber den Kunden im Markt deutlich zu positionieren. Read more

July 07, 2015 - Forbes

Bimodal IT Doesn't Mean Bipolar Organizations: The Path to IT Transformation

Furthermore, whether some workloads are dynamically split between private and public clouds in a truly hybrid design is yet another decision that is purely a function of application design, resource usage and workload variability. Indeed, a recent report from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network illustrates an alternative hybrid model: maintain base functions as mode 1 services, but augment them with new features from SaaS or custom IaaS-based applications. Read more

June 29, 2015 - Manage IT

Globale Diskussionsplattform zum Rechenzentrum der Zukunft

Die Initia­tive »Trans­form to better perform« fördert den weltweiten Dialog zwischen Unter­neh­mens­ent­schei­dern und Techno­lo­gie­ex­perten über die Notwen­dig­keit zur Restruk­tu­rie­rung des eigenen Rechen­zen­trums sowie den Möglich­keiten hybrider IT-Lösungen.

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June 25, 2015 - Digital Business Cloud

Rechenzentrum der Zukunft unterstützt Cloud-Transformation

Das Rechenzentrum ist für mehr als zwei Drittel der Unternehmen in Deutschland der Dreh- und Angelpunkt der Digitalisierung, wie die Studie "Digital Business Readiness von Crisp Research im Auftrag von Dimension Data Deutschland belegt. Den Herausforderungen der Digitalen Transformation lässt sich nach Ansicht von Dimension Data nur begegnen, dieses Epizentrum zu restrukturieren und für hybride Modelle zu öffnen. Deshalb unterstützt der Anbieter auch die globale Diskussionsplattform "Transform to better perform" des Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network zum Rechenzentrum der Zukunft. Read more

June 24, 2015 - APQC

Who is Driving Data Centers' Move To the Cloud?

Transform to Better Perform is a new global thought leadership initiative developed by the Business Performance Innovation Network (BPI) in partnership with Dimension Data. It is dedicated to helping business leaders, IT organizations, data professionals and technology providers explore the transformation of the data center into cloud-based environments that meet today’s business needs. Read more

June 24, 2015 - APQC

Podcast: Using the Data Center to Drive Innovation

APQC recently interviewed Tom Murphy, editorial director of the Business Performance Innovation Network (BPI), and Richard Garratt, data center solutions director at Dimensions Data. In this podcast, Murphy and Garratt discuss their recent report Accelerate How You Innovate: Data Center Evolution in the Era of the Cloud. Read more

June 22, 2015 - finanzen.net

Dimension Data unterstützt globale Diskussionsplattform zum Rechenzentrum der Zukunft

Das Rechenzentrum ist für mehr als zwei Drittel der deutschen Unternehmen Dreh- und Angelpunkt der Digitalisierung. Dies zeigt die "Digital Business Readiness"-Studie von Crisp Research im Auftrag von Dimension Data Deutschland. Um den Herausforderungen der Digitalen Transformation gerecht zu werden, sind eine Restrukturierung dieses Epizentrums und eine Öffnung für hybride Modelle aber unerlässlich. Deshalb unterstützt Dimension Data die globale Diskussionsplattform "Transform to better perform" des Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network und damit den Austausch zum Rechenzentrum der Zukunft. Read more

June 22, 2015 - Deutsches Business.TV

Dimension Data unterstützt globale Diskussionsplattform

Das Rechenzentrum ist für mehr als zwei Drittel der deutschen Unternehmen Dreh- und Angelpunkt der Digitalisierung. Dies zeigt die “Digital Business Readiness”-Studie von Crisp Research im Auftrag von Dimension Data Deutschland. Um den Herausforderungen der Digitalen Transformation gerecht zu werden, sind eine Restrukturierung dieses Epizentrums und eine Öffnung für hybride Modelle aber unerlässlich. Deshalb unterstützt Dimension Data die globale Diskussionsplattform “Transform to better perform” des Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network und damit den Austausch zum Rechenzentrum der Zukunft. Read more

June 22, 2015 - Elektro Hirn

Dimension Data unterstützt globale Diskussionsplattform zum Rechenzentrum der Zukunft

Das Rechenzentrum ist für mehr als zwei Drittel der deutschen Unternehmen Dreh- und Angelpunkt der Digitalisierung. Dies zeigt die "Digital Business Readiness"-Studie von Crisp Research im Auftrag von Dimension Data Deutschland. Um den Herausforderungen der Digitalen Transformation gerecht zu werden, sind eine Restrukturierung dieses Epizentrums und eine Öffnung für hybride Modelle aber unerlässlich. Deshalb unterstützt Dimension Data die globale Diskussionsplattform "Transform to better perform" des Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network und damit den Austausch zum Rechenzentrum der Zukunft. Read more

June 09, 2015 - finanzen.net

Experton Cloud Vendor Benchmark 2015: Dimension Data ist dynamischstes Unternehmen und baut Position als führender Cloud-Anbieter aus

Deshalb unterstützen wir auch aktiv Initiativen wie die globale Diskussionsplattform 'Transform to better perform' des Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network und damit den Austausch zum Rechenzentrum der Zukunft." Im Sommer nimmt Dimension Data in Frankfurt das fünfzehnte Rechenzentrum weltweit und die erste eigene Managed Cloud Plattform (MCP) in Deutschland in Betrieb, um Performance, Verfügbarkeit und Sicherheit der ITaaS-Lösungen in Deutschland weiter zu verbessern. Die strategische Ausrichtung sowie das Potenzial für die Weiterentwicklung war neben der Qualität des Angebots wichtiges Kriterium der Experton-Analysten. Read more

June 01, 2015 - Cloud Post

Learning to Walk Before We Run – Data Center Evolution in the Era of the Cloud

Tom Murphy, Editorial Director, BPINetwork.org, says: The cloud has hung over us long enough that we have begun to take it for granted. Almost all companies use some basic cloud services now for storage, Software as a Service or application development. Early fears of unreliability or security gaps have largely given way to seemingly endless optimism about the advantages of virtual datacenters, faster disaster recovery, lower costs and providing global access from any device, anywhere, any time.

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May 27, 2015 - Cloud Computing Intelligence

BPI campaign aims to change the future data centre

The campaign, 'Transform to Better Perform',  from The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network will explore IT trends and business imperatives that could shape the future of data centres and evolving hybrid IT models. Read more

May 21, 2015 - L'info multi-secteurs

"Transform to Better Perform"

BPI Network fait équipe avec Dimension Data et d’autres acteurs afin de lancer un nouveau portail web et une communauté de responsables IT et métiers pour échanger avec ses pairs et pour partager les meilleures pratiques et études. Read more

May 17, 2015 - Computer News Middle East

BPI campaign aims to create global dialog on the future of data centres

The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network has recently announced its “Transform to Better Perform” campaign which aims to explore business imperatives and IT trends reshaping the future of data centres and evolving hybrid IT models. Read more

May 14, 2015 - 01net

Su reinventdatacenters.com il Futuro dei Datacenter

Si chiama “Transform to Better Perform” l’iniziativa che coinvolgerà partner, comunità e gruppi di azionisti di tutto il mondo per condividere visioni e avviare dibattiti nell’identificazione di un modello emergente per datacenter quella annunciata da Business Performance Innovation Network e sponsorizzata da Dimension Data. Read more

May 13, 2015 - EFYTimes.com

Global Knowledge Exchange Network To Map New Model For Responsive Data Centers And Hybrid IT Infrastructure

The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, a Silicon Valley based organization representing enterprise leaders, today announced a major campaign to explore business imperatives and IT trends reshaping the future of data centers and evolving hybrid IT models. The wide-reaching initiative will embrace multiple global partners, communities and stakeholder groups to develop insights and discussions in identifying a new emerging model for agile, business-responsive IT delivery and next-generation data centers.  Read more

May 13, 2015 - Zawya

Global Knowledge Exchange Network To Map New Model For Responsive Data Centers And Hybrid IT Infrastructure

"Transform to Better Perform" initiative brings business and IT leaders into multilevel global discussion on imperatives and pathways to next generation data centers and lower cost, more adaptive cloud-based IT operations.  Read more

May 13, 2015 - Computer Business Review

BPI Campaign Aims to Create Global Data Centre Dialog

The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network has announced a campaign, 'Transform to Better Perform', which will explore IT trends and business imperatives that could shape the future of data centres and evolving hybrid IT models. Read more

May 13, 2015 - IT One

“Transform to Better Perform”

The BPI Network’s new “Transform to Better Perform”campaign incorporates a multiplicity of open channels of insight and conversation for change-oriented business and technology leaders, as well as data center and IT professionals. Read more

May 13, 2015 - Capital Business

Global Knowledge Exchange Network To Map New Model For Responsive Data Centers And Hybrid IT Infrastructure

“Transform to Better Perform” Initiative Brings Business and IT Leaders Into Multilevel Global Discussion on Imperatives and Pathways to Next Generation Data Centers and Lower Cost, More Adaptive Cloud-Based IT Operations.

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May 12, 2015 - DataCenterDynamics

BPI Network Launches Campaign for Data Center Change

The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, an industry grouping, has launched a campaign to promote change and development in data centers.  Read more

May 12, 2015 - Green Data Center News

BPI Network Launches Campaign For Data Center Change

Contributions to the program will come from partners including the main sponsor, infrastructure and service provider Dimension Data, as well as from DatacenterDynamics, a global expert on data center trends, operational improvement and professional skills development.  Read more

May 12, 2015 - BtB

BPI Network lancia analisi dei data center

Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network – organizzazione di networking per condividere pensieri e opinioni di leader e professionisti www.bpinetwork.org – lancia una campagna per analizzare gli imperativi aziendali e i trend IT che stanno rimodellando il futuro dei data centre e che stanno evolvendo verso modelli IT ibridi. Read more

May 12, 2015 - Datacentre Solutions

“Transform to Better Perform” initiative focuses on data centres and the Cloud

The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, a Silicon Valley based organisation representing enterprise leaders, has launched a major campaign to explore business imperatives and IT trends reshaping the future of data centres and evolving hybrid IT models. The wide-reaching initiative will embrace multiple global partners, communities and stakeholder groups to develop insights and discussions in identifying a new emerging model for agile, business-responsive IT delivery and next-generation data centres. Read more

May 12, 2015 - Linea EDP

Il futuro dei data center in un evento

“Transform to Better Perform” è l’iniziativa organizzata da BPI per coinvolgere leader aziendali e It in un confronto globale trasversale sugli imperativi e le modalità verso i data center di nuova generazione. Read more

May 11, 2015 - Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Global Knowledge Exchange Network To Map New Model For Responsive Data Centers And Hybrid IT Infrastructures

The Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, a Silicon Valley based organization representing enterprise leaders, today announced a major campaign to explore business imperatives and IT trends reshaping the future of data centers and evolving hybrid IT models. The wide-reaching initiative will embrace multiple global partners, communities and stakeholder groups to develop insights and discussions in identifying a new emerging model for agile, business-responsive IT delivery and next-generation data centers. Read more

March 12, 2015 - IT ProPortal

What’s Holding Up the Transformation?

One cannot attend an enterprise technology expo without hearing endless talk about “transformation.” With almost cultish devotion, executives around the world speak in excited tones of the new era of technology that will yield faster application development, improvements in customer service, higher productivity levels and, of course, a fatter profit for shareholders. Read more

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