Usability and the importance of a customer-centric approach to software development

Pete Kinder, CTO at Wax Digital explains why customers need to be at the heart of eProcurement development There are typically two ways to approach designing software for business users. You can either build what you think the market wants, or create a platform designed to work specifically for the people expected to use it. […]

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50% of UK CIOs and CTOs investing in in-store digital capabilities

Half of UK CIOs and CTOs are investing in in-store digital capabilities to replicate the convenience of online services A new report has revealed that over half (51%) of UK retail CIOs and CTOs are investing in up-to-date pricing and quicker payment options in-store as they look to improve their physical infrastructures in order to […]

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74% of UK businesses encountered supply chain risk in the last 12 months

Supplier failure and supply shortages are the biggest risks, yet many businesses are unprepared to mitigate these events in the future Research from Ivalua, a leading provider of global spend management cloud solutions, has shown that almost three quarters (74%) of UK businesses have encountered some type of supply chain risk in the last 12 months. The […]

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Coupa Pay: How American Express and Coupa will transform supplier payments

As one of the leading providers of BSM solutions, offering a comprehensive, cloud-based BSM platform that connects hundreds of organisations with more than five million suppliers globally, Coupa Software constantly looks to provide greater visibility into and control over how companies spend money. This makes its most recent announcement, that it has partnered with American […]

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CJ Das, CIO of SimpleTire, discusses digital transformation.

The latest episode of The Digital Insight welcomes CJ Das, CIO of SimpleTire. With over 20 years experience from being a software manager to becoming a chief digital officer and in his current role as CIO, CJ looks to answer a simple question, what is digital transformation?  YOU CAN LISTEN TO THE LATEST EPISODE HERE

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Exclusive supply chain podcast with Gartner’s Frank Vorrath

Part four of a six-part supply chain masterclass with Frank Vorrath, Executive Partner, Supply Chain, Gartner. In this episode, Frank explores the concept of transforming organisational structures and talent development in order to prepare for the next era of business growth. “Companies that really understand and develop the talent they have, while also looking from […]

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The latest edition of The Digital Insight, featuring the U.S. Air Force’s CTO Frank Konieczny, is out now!

The latest edition of The Digital Insight podcast is out now! Frank Konieczny, Chief Technology Officer of the U.S. Air Force, talks about how the role of the CTO is changing in a bid to add stability and assurance throughout organizations. “What you will find in the field, especially in the Air Force is that […]

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HCT – a procurement revolution

Tasked with a revolution of procurement, Mahmoud Al Alawi, HCT’s Director of Procurement and Contracts discusses the organisation’s digital journey… As the largest applied higher education institution in the UAE, The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) encompasses 16 men’s and women’s campuses across Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Al Dhafra region, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah […]

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Exclusive podcast with CSI’s Neill Hart

Neill Hart, Head of Productivity and Programs at Computer Systems Integration (CSI), speaks exclusively to The Digital Insight about how the company has moved beyond simple systems integration and helps customers find and exploit a ‘perpetual edge’ in technology innovation and digital transformation. Click here to listen to the full podcast! “As Head of Productivity […]

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Colgate-Palmolive, Nestle and Nike dominate the Gartner Supply Chain Top 25

Gartner Inc released the results of its Supply Chain Top 25 ranking for 2019, with Colgate-Palmolive, Nestle and Nike among the global leaders for supply chain best practice. Announced at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in early May, 2019 represents the 15th consecutive year that Gartner has collated the Top 25 as a platform […]

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Tableau 2019.2 redefines the location data conversation

As location data continues to dictate customer interactions, Tableau Software redefines the data driven conversation, following the unveiling of its latest next-generation mapping capabilities that will enhance how people anaylse location data. With the general availability of Tableau 2019.2 now live, the company’s product offering allows for greater understanding of location data through mapping technology. […]

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