Monthly Archives: January 2016

Procurement in 2016—The supply chain goes digital

The next BriefingsDirect business innovation thought leadership discussion focuses on the heightened role and impact of procurement as a strategic business force. We’ll explore how intelligent procurement is rapidly transforming from an emphasis on cost savings to creating new business … Continue reading

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The Open Group president, Steve Nunn, on the inaugural TOGAF User Group and new role of EA in business transformation

The next BriefingsDirect thought leadership interview explores a new user group being formed around TOGAF, The Open Group standard, and how this group will further foster the practical use of TOGAF for effective and practical business transformation. The discussion, which … Continue reading

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Learn how SKYPAD and HPE Vertica enable luxury brands to gain rapid insight into consumer trends

The next BriefingsDirect big-data use case leadership discussion explores how retail luxury goods market analysis provider Sky I.T. Group has upped its game to provide more buyer behavior analysis faster — and with more user depth. Learn how Sky I.T. … Continue reading

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Is 2016 the year that accounts payable becomes strategic?

The next BriefingsDirect business innovation thought leadership discussion focuses on the changing role and impact of accounts payable (AP) as a strategic business force. We’ll explore how intelligent AP is rapidly transforming by better managing exceptions, adopting fuller automation, and … Continue reading

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Redmonk analysts on best navigating the tricky path to DevOps adoption

The next BriefingsDirect analyst thought leadership discussion explores the pitfalls and payoffs of DevOps adoption — with an emphasis on the developer perspective. We’re joined by two prominent IT industry analysts, the founders of RedMonk, to unpack the often tricky … Continue reading

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