10 May
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Big data analytics in action: putting culture front and center

Helena schwenk IDC

Helena Schwenk
Research Manager, European Software

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European organisations are readily embracing data and analytics technologies to become more data driven, however there’s growing recognition that having the right culture and leadership in place is pivotal to making this work. This was one of the key takeaways from the sessions and discussions held at IDC’s recent Big Data & Analytics (BDA) conference in London.

05 May

Legacy applications are blocking new healthcare business models

IDC Jonas Knudsen






Jonas Knudsen
Research Director, Health Insights
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In healthcare, legacy is a growing problem. Not only when looking at obsolete digital applications but also on infrastructure. When IT fails to deliver due to legacy and the lack of agility, the business model and clinical processes becomes legacy as well.  (more…)

26 Apr

GDPR Countdown I: Why marketers should pay attention

Duncan Brown
Research Director, European Security Practice
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You surely know by now that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is enforced in just over a year’s time. Companies of all sizes and industries – and countries – will have to introduce a significant tranche of new business processes, and technologies to support these processes. While there remains considerable uncertainty over the exact approach to compliance one thing is clear: