The Internet of Things? No, the Internet of Experience… Adriaan Bouten August 12, 2015 In the not so distant future, my average workday will be different.
How to Develop an mCommerce Strategy… Len Gilbert July 16, 2015 If you’re just now developing your mCommerce strategy congratulations but you need to move quickly. Mobile traffic overtook desktop computer traffic as the dominant way in which people shop online back in August 2014 and the mCommerce market is projected to triple in size
Agile isn’t just for Software Development… Adriaan Bouten June 30, 2015 Agile methodology has become the go-to method of software development. Formally born in 2001, Agile is a management framework designed to accommodate the unpredictable and empirical world of software development with adaptive planning, self-propelled teams, and continuous improvement. Though strictly speaking Agile was created
How to Succeed at Freemium Len Gilbert June 11, 2015 I have a confession to make. I never spend more than $5 for a game on my smartphone, but I have spent many times that amount on “free” games. I’ve bought faster cars, more powerful guns, and ‘clues’ in trivia games without giving it much
Digital Transformation & Cyber Security Len Gilbert May 18, 2015 Cyber Security is one of the pillars of Digital Transformation and it is no longer just an IT issue, it’s a business issue. As business models and assets move deeper into the digital sphere (the cloud, etc), they become more susceptible to security breaches which could
Biggest Transformation Failure of the Last 20 Years? Len Gilbert April 22, 2015 Indulge me in an enlightening thought experiment, I’d like to go back-in-time twenty years and describe 2015 to my younger self. Tell ‘95-Len about the internet’s huge role in 2015 life, so ubiquitous it has become nearly invisible. Show my past-self smart
The Composable Enterprise™ Jonathan Murray April 19, 2015 We have witnessed a major shift over recent decades towards a digital services based economy  . Exponential growth in the power of information technology enhanced by Internet driven network effects mean that even the most mundane manufactured products are seen as just one component of a broader digital services based value chain.
Wait, Wait…Before you start a Digital Transformation! Adriaan Bouten March 3, 2015 Digital transformation is the realignment of business models, processes, and technology to engage digital customers. For many, transformation has become an absolute business imperative as the information age permanently alters consumer behavior. How does one take stock before embarking on a transformation? Which
What is Digital Transformation? Len Gilbert February 18, 2015 What is digital transformation and how can your business benefit? I’m very excited to start answering that question for our clients as a Managing Director of Digital Prism Advisors . Here, I will be helping my mentor and former boss Adriaan Bouten build a world-class boutique
Why Digital Strategy Comes First… Adriaan Bouten February 9, 2015 It happens often and always catches my attention that someone well-placed or high up in their company conflates digital strategy and technology strategy, or worse yet reverses the terms flat out. It’s a misnomer worth correcting because, with a turbulent decade of digital change ahead,
5 Skills Every Chief Digital Officer Needs… Adriaan Bouten January 13, 2015 The rise of the Chief Digital Officer is here. By 2016, around half of Fortune 500 companies will have CDOs navigating the waves of digital innovation and disruption in their businesses. It’s a progressive position, taking pressure off both overburdened CIOs and CMOs
The Necessity of Digital Business Transformation Adriaan Bouten December 3, 2014 Even the stodgiest of old-school companies are facing the fact that a digital presence is now a vital part of any successful commercial strategy. Digital transformation is not about putting an online wrapper around the existing product suite; it’s about fundamentally rethinking the company,