12 Jul

Data Ethics Will be the New Competitive Advantage

Jonas Knudsen Research Director, IDC Health Insights Read full bio  @JonasHKnudsen In the past few months Facebook has been caught in a storm of accusations about the way it has managed users’ data. It is not that it has stored and aggregated huge amounts of this data. The issue is how it has used, shared, […]

09 Jul

Does A “Cloud First” Strategy Make Sense in Europe?

Carla Arend Senior Program Director, European Cloud Research Read full bio  @carla_arend Deciding on a suitable cloud strategy is a critical first step on a successful cloud journey. Cloud strategy options range from “cloud first” over “cloud also” to “best fit” or “no cloud” and I have observed some interesting developments over the past couple […]

09 Apr

GDPR Sprint: 6 Considerations to Hit the 25 May 2018 Deadline!

Carla Arend Program Director, European Software Read full bio  @carla_arend With the GDPR deadline of 25 May 2018 fast approaching, will you be compliant when the regulators come knocking? It could be close: while 43% of organizations surveyed by IDC believe they will be ready in May this  year, almost the same number (40%) are […]

10 May

Big data analytics in action: putting culture front and center

Helena Schwenk Research Manager, European Software Read full bio   @hmschwenk 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 […]