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Digital Tsunami to Digital Nirvana: Transform through enterprise architecture

Digital forces will steer the world in 2020. The Nexus of Forces—the convergence of mobile, social, cloud and information—has become the platform of digital business. For enterprises, this is more of a journey from being traditional to digital, ...

Agile ‘Sins’: How to avoid these 5 product owner anti-patterns in Scrum?

The product owner in a scrum team is the voice of the customer, entrusted with the responsibility of maximizing business value by carefully formulating, prioritizing, and communicating requirements with relevant inputs from stakeholders. However, ...

AI testing? Quality criteria for machine learning

AI and machine learning are revolutionizing our world. Personalized product recommendations, natural language processing and face recognition have found their way into our daily lives. In other applications, using artificial intelligence and machine ...

Adventures in deep learning: The land of IoT

Big data and information: Machines are increasingly fitted with different kinds of sensors. This sensor information is at the core of the IoT revolution that we are finding ourselves in. A simple machine can have hundreds of sensors, and the most ...

4 key factors to consider when testing blockchain applications

A blockchain is a continuously growing list of records, called blocks, which are linked and secured using cryptography. Some examples include Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum. Each block typically contains a hash pointer as a link to a previous block, a ...

Applying a security first approach to product engineering

Whether it is personal banking, accessing government services, controlling the heating system in our homes or running our relationships, we are increasingly dependent on software applications to run our daily lives. The impact of any associated ...

8 focus areas to get consent right

These days there is a lot of commotion about GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). Most companies have begun assessments, and have some insight into where they stand, often in the form of a gap analysis. Many providers and consultants are eager ...

Changing gears: 5 factors that influence a successful cloud adoption strategy

In recent years, the landscape for cloud services has been changing gears to the extent of becoming a disruptive force towards the gross IT expenditure for enterprises. In fact, according to Gartner, by 2020 Cloud Shift will result in more than $1 ...

Do you know how your partners evaluate their people?

In my many years promoting, selling and delivering highly complex technical solutions, not once has anyone asked me “How do you measure the people actually delivering your new solution? What drives them?”. It’s a well-known statement that “you get ...

Allergy alert in the Buzzword-Bingo: Why too much hot air is taking IT’s breath away

In my long years as an IT consultant, I have always tried to understand and grasp my client’s task so that I can comprehend their language and the way they think. Recently, however, I have been “calibrating” fashionable art terms (read IT buzzwords) ...
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