In 2019, the English Football Association (FA) began its digital transformation journey to optimise the performance of its applications, which included the migration of many of its systems to the cloud.
New research from IONOS, one of Europe’s largest cloud and hosting services providers, has found that just under two thirds (63%) of SMEs find digitalisation useful for revenue growth, and nearly three-quarters (70%) of those asked find it useful for winning new customers.
The Nuvias Group is bolstering its investment in Eastern Europe through the acquisition of Netsafe, a specialist, value-add cyber security and networking distributor group covering South-Eastern Europe.
Despite two years of heavy investment in digital transformation to survive the pandemic, the new 2022 API & Microservices Connectivity Report from Kong Inc. reveals that the pressure to innovate continues to mount for technology leaders. A surprising 75% of technology leaders fear competitive displacement if they fail to keep pace with digital innovation, up 13% since 2021 and 18% since 2020. Compounding this fear is a lack of skills and talent, cited by 34% of survey respondents as a drag on innovation, when recruiting qualified developers during the ‘Great Resignation’ is more challenging than ever for organizations across industries.
Richard Stevenson, CEO of Red Box, discusses the results of the company’s recent ‘Being Human’ report, which provides some valuable insights into the Conversational AI market – how its use is already helping to improve customer and employee experiences, as well as contributing to fraud prevention. Richard also discusses the roadblocks that need to be overcome before the technology becomes pervasive.
Kinesh Patel, the Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder of SevenRooms., explains how a combination of data, personalisation and automation is providing a digital dividend for the restaurant and wider hospitality sector as it seeks to optimise both the customer experience and post-pandemic flexibility and profitability.
Angus Shaw, Sales Director at Brigantia Partners Limited, outlines the company’s unique approach to Value Added Distribution as it focuses on both consolidating and expanding its highly successful cybersecurity solutions portfolio, and its key vendor and Channel partner relationships.
Marc Garner, VP, Schneider Electric UK and Ireland, outlines the features and benefits of the recently launched Easy Modular All-in-One Data Center, before discussing the growing applications for modular data centres – not least the edge computing market.