Business innovation can kickstart after the pandemic

The pandemic has served as a catalyst for innovation, but in order to continue riding the innovation wave, businesses will need a little bravado, a little diversity, and a little agility, suggests a new report.  A survey from Lenovo polling senior decision-makers across North America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Asia Pacific found that businesses identified a clear correlation …

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Transforming business mobility with tech innovation

Disruptive technologies are transforming transport and mobility – and we’re just at the start of the journey.  A paradigm shift in how we live and work beckons, with tech advancements promising to make all our journeys fasters, cheaper, more convenient and sustainable. And as exciting new opportunities emerge for the transportation of goods and people, alternative commercial models will be …

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Setting the agenda: Innovation within the energy sector needs to ‘up its game’

Energy is the crux that makes our world go round. For decades, the sector has functioned in one way and one way only – by the use of fossil fuels. But the damage caused is taking its toll on our planet.  Society has a huge part to play in reconsidering its consumption; from driving cars on short, walkable journeys to …

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Technological disruption vs digital transformation vs innovation: What does your business really need in 2021?

Covid-19 has been the ultimate disruptor. More than that, it’s changed the way we think about how businesses and industries can be disrupted. That said, the fundamental meaning and business impact of disruption remain consistent.  Technological disruption is the convergence between new business models, new technologies, and new combinations of existing approaches to create a competitive advantage. This advantage enables …

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Cloud technology services – How they drive tangible innovation for businesses today

Worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services is forecast to grow 18.4 percent in 2021 to total $304.9 billion, up from $257.5 billion in 2020, according to recent research from analyst firm Gartner. It finds that the proportion of IT spending that is shifting to cloud will accelerate in the aftermath of the Covid-19 crisis, with cloud projected to make …

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A fresh recipe for digital-driven work innovation

The way many organizations work is well suited to a world that no longer exists. Forward thinkers understand that to operate effectively in the new world of extreme global uncertainty and ever-changing hyper-demand requires much greater work agility, speed and capacity. Clearly, changes are needed – and they’re needed fast. The problem for most organizations is that work is burdened …

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Is cross-collaboration the key to driving innovation when we get back into the office?

The UK has been working from home for over a year, and now with the success of the vaccine rollout, organizations are looking to head back into the office. Over 66 percent of business leaders are planning on reimagining the previous working model, by offering hybrid solutions for employees to work in the office and remotely. Navigating this new hybrid …

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Lack of innovation is holding developers back

IT teams would love to innovate faster and deploy new software more frequently, but they are being held back by slow-moving quality assurance, a lack of skilled staff, insufficient funding and various other issues.  According to a new report from code improvement platform Rollbar, a faster-moving innovation cycle would boost the confidence of IT teams, leading to further innovation. Polling …

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UK innovation agency hit with ransomware attack

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), the government department that directs research and innovation funding, suffered a possible ransomware attack last week. The organization has issued a statement in which it described “data being encrypted by a third-party”. However, it could not confirm whether or not any data was stolen, which is common practice for modern ransomware operators. According to ZDNet, …

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Why vendors should lean on ecosystems to foster open innovation and scale

When technology companies create platforms built on open standards those companies often depend on a network of partners to help customers take full advantage of what the platforms have to offer. These partners form an ecosystem around the platform, giving users access to a comprehensive array of solutions that far exceed what the platform provider alone can provide. In the …

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