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  • February 19, 2018

    It’s no secret digital transformation is sweeping across industries with the promise to increase agility, reduce complexity and optimize customer experiences. Those not embracing a digital journey risk being disrupted...View Post

  • February 15, 2018

    The New Year has arrived, and forward-thinking executives have put together their wish lists for the coming 12 months, defining goals and devising ways to achieve them...View Post

  • February 8, 2018

    Today, every industry is facing the digital transformation challenge. Cost, complexity, and technology remain obstacles for many. In fact, according to Forrester, some 47 percent of companies still do not have a digital transformation strategy...View Post

  • February 8, 2018

    There’s no denying digital transformation in healthcare continues to be the primary driver of improved patient experience and outcomes, increased agility, optimized workforce and operational efficiency...View Post

  • February 6, 2018

    Using multiple cloud vendors has become the reality for many enterprises. Once a company begins to migrate to the cloud, infrastructure lives not only on-premises and in the domain of one cloud provider, but often winds up split among many providers...View Post

  • February 1, 2018

    Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC&C) deployments are on the rise. The entire category is forecasted to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.3% to reach $48.61 billion by 2020, according to analyst firm Technavio. Enterprise collaboration software accounted for most of the industry’s revenues, at 51%...View Post

  • January 30, 2018

    Effective CIOs completed their 2018 planning some time ago. For this reason, late December was the perfect time to capture CIO perspectives on 2018. There were clear themes but also interesting differences of perspective. I asked the CIOs in the #CIOChat four questions. I was fortunate to have a large group of CIOs participate from around the world. Here is a summary of what I learned from them...View Post

  • January 25, 2018

    The enterprise network is the lifeblood of a healthcare organization. An unreliable wide area network (WAN) – one that goes down often or that suffers from traffic spikes – is not just an inconvenience or waste of dollars. It can threaten patients’ lives...View Post

  • January 24, 2018

    Digital transformation is moving slowly in government segments, according to our work with 451 Research. The analysis attributes this slow speed of change to a set of issues: long procurement cycles, spending constraints, heavy dependence on legacy systems and the volumes of data in them...View Post

  • January 23, 2018

    Good relationships are built on a foundation of communication, connection and trust. This is especially true in business where your relationships with customers, partners and suppliers directly impact the bottom line and success of your company...View Post

  • January 22, 2018

    Digital disruption is here to stay, and we thrive on helping enterprise businesses learn to manage that disruption through their cloud instances — whether that’s in a public, private or a hybrid cloud environment...View Post

  • January 17, 2018

    Companies in virtually every industry are racing to develop new ways to compete against agile startups and well-heeled incumbent competitors in an increasingly challenging digital environment...View Post

  • January 10, 2018

    Not all clouds have a silver lining. While businesses seeking flexible, scalable, efficient and cost-effective alternatives to the traditional on-premises data center have spent nearly a decade moving apps and data to the cloud, that transition has led to new challenges—including the increasingly complex task of managing multiple cloud vendors...View Post

  • January 8, 2018

    If someone fell ill in Medieval Times, the most popular remedy was applying leeches to the skin and drawing out the “bad blood”. In those days, doctors believed diseases were cured simply by removing infected body parts. But as medical science evolved, miraculous new developments forever changed patient evaluation and treatment...View Post

  • January 3, 2018

    The speed of change in how today’s business is conducted can’t be ignored. Only those who continue to change will stay ahead. A digital transformation strategy can provide innovative ways for improving IT delivery and the ways technology accelerates company success...View Post

  • December 29, 2017

    Cybersecurity was at the top of business and IT decision makers’ priority lists in 2017. With ransomware attacks and security breaches news hitting the headlines on a regular basis throughout the year, it was no surprise to us that our ThinkGig readers were perusing our cybersecurity-related content...View Post

  • December 22, 2017

    Networks come in many forms. They are the way we make connections among people and among the various moving parts of an enterprise. There is no doubt the network the center of digital transformation strategies and no surprise that our readers were very interested in networking topics as it relates to transformation in 2017...View Post

  • December 21, 2017

    As the end of 2017 draws nears, it is a good time to look back and recognize some of the advancements that were introduced, solutions devised and the successes realized in the past year. We all tend to move at a pace that doesn’t always allow us to just breathe and truly see our achievements...View Post

  • December 20, 2017

    In a recent risk mitigation study conducted by analyst firm, 451 Research, we confirmed that today’s organizations are looking for new ways to improve their customers’ experiences...View Post

  • December 19, 2017

    In an era of digital transformation, every business is a technology business. Even industries founded long ago to deal with the logistics of the physical world must adopt new technologies to drive efficiency and profits in today’s economy...View Post

  • December 18, 2017

    Each year we hear about the holiday growth of big companies like Walmart and Amazon, and how many billions of dollars will channel through them during the season. The National Retail Federation expects $678 billion in retail sales during November and December...View Post

  • December 15, 2017

    Every organization has similar questions as they embark on digital transformation initiatives, even if some of their answers might differ. Two of those key questions are: What legacy systems can I move to the cloud first? And how do I utilize the cloud securely?...View Post

  • December 15, 2017

    A glance at the agenda for any industry conference will tell you that cloud strategies were a huge IT topic in 2017, and the traffic here at ThinkGig was no exception. It is clear from our readers that the conversation has shifted from being simply about public vs. private vs. hybrid cloud to how manage workloads across your many clouds...View Post

  • December 8, 2017

    As 2017 draws to a close, it is worth looking back at what topics garnered the most interest over the past year. We covered many different aspects of digital transformation in the past 12 months – from how to build your strategy to highlights from our global study of enterprises with 451 Research to tips for overcoming roadblocks...View Post

  • December 6, 2017

    Software-Defined Networking – as a technology approach – is not really new. Companies from all over the globe have been talking about SDN for almost a decade now. But its impact is still growing and changing the dynamic of how IT professionals do their jobs and how network decisions affect the business...View Post

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