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  • RPA market growing at ‘frenzied pace’: Gartner

    The worldwide robotic process automation (RPA) software market is growing at a frenzied pace, up 63 per cent in 2018 and forecast to reach US$1.3 billion in 2019, according to Gartner data.

    Written by Jennifer O'Brien25 June 19 11:12
  • ​5 tips for your tech transformation

    Your transformation journey will have much discomfort and adjustment. Here's a few tips to help smooth the process.

    Written by David Gee05 Sept. 16 15:46
  • Aussie CIOs feel stifled by legacy constraints: report

    ​Australian IT leaders are feeling stifled by budget, legacy systems and security policy when trying to innovate or support digital transformation, according to a new global study.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner17 May 16 08:24
  • LaTrobe looks to SAP cloud

    LaTrobe University is deploying cloud-based SAP software to support a digital transformation and five-year strategic plan to boost the university’s national and international ranking.

    Written by Byron Connolly29 Oct. 14 15:15
  • CIO Insights: Legacy systems – love them or leave them?

    In this fourth instalment of CIO Insights, we talk to three leading Australian technologists about whether or not to hold onto legacy systems for as long as possible, different approaches to modernising them, and how to go about making a business case for replacement.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett20 March 14 11:22
  • Legacy applications driving staff away: survey

    One of the main reasons staff may want to leave an organisation is because of legacy green screen applications making their work life hard, according to a new global survey by Vanson Bourne.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett05 March 14 14:28
  • Moving past old technology to new value

    As CIO, you are out in front of your company, thinking through trends in market conditions, technology innovation and customer behavior. Sales and marketing leaders are out there with you. But unlike them, you are tethered by the cement footprint of data center, hardware and software choices made in a different computing age. Those decisions weigh heavily on how flexible, scalable, innovative and cost-effective you can now be.

    Written by Martha Heller27 May 11 06:19