21 12, 2017

Rasmus Wegener: The Business Case for Prioritizing the ‘I’ in IT

By | December 21st, 2017|Advanced Analytics, Information Technology, Next-Generation IT, Video|0 Comments

Despite collecting mountains of digital information, many IT departments are being held back by a lack of business-IT governance. Rasmus Wegener, a partner with Bain’s Advanced Analytics practice, shares three strategies companies can use to derive meaningful insights from their data. Read the Bain blog: The Business Case for Prioritizing the “I” in IT

19 12, 2017

Bharat Bansal: Data Strategy

By | December 19th, 2017|Advanced Analytics, Information Technology, Next-Generation IT, Video|0 Comments

When implemented correctly, a strong data analytics capability can help companies increase revenue by 10% or more. Bharat Bansal, a partner with Bain’s Information Technology practice, shares four things to keep in mind when investing in data analytics.

14 12, 2017

Frank Ford: Cybersecurity

By | December 14th, 2017|Information Technology, Next-Generation IT, Video|0 Comments

With new legislation holding boards accountable for data breaches in cybersecurity, the questions of where and how to invest are greater concerns for companies. Frank Ford, a partner in Bain's Information Technology practice, shares how organizations can address those concerns by looking holistically at their cybersecurity maturity.

7 12, 2017

Paul Callahan: Data Strategy

By | December 7th, 2017|Information Technology, Video|0 Comments

Bain research shows that company leaders in data strategy are deriving benefits from investments and capabilities. Paul Callahan, a principal with Bain's IT practice, shares how companies are improving their data strategy using technology and architecture by focusing on four key investment areas.

15 11, 2017

Is Your Technology Function Ready for a Digital World?

By | November 15th, 2017|Blog, Information Technology|0 Comments

By Rudy Puryear Businesses that lead in the digital world can pivot within days, hours or even minutes as new threats and opportunities emerge. In contrast, laggards often fall victim to a technology function that need months, quarters or even years to adapt. By now, most large companies are using digital technologies to do things such as launch apps, build e-commerce solutions and harness data to learn more about their customers. But these “quick hit” efforts inevitably fall short of their goals when they must contend with legacy IT systems and data that can’t interface with new digital apps and architectures. Data is scattered across the company, rendering it useless. Outmoded and sluggish IT operating models slow the company down. The companies that take digital [...]

23 10, 2017

Infographic: An IT Playbook for Digital Transformation

By | October 23rd, 2017|Infographics, Information Technology|0 Comments

INSPIRED BY: Six IT Design Rules for Digital Transformation

21 09, 2017

Infographic: Supercharging Zero-Based Redesign

By | September 21st, 2017|Infographics, Information Technology|0 Comments

INSPIRED BY: How Digital Technology Supercharges Zero-Based Redesign

2 08, 2017

Six IT Design Rules for Digital Transformation

By | August 2nd, 2017|Information Technology, Next-Generation IT|0 Comments

Companies everywhere have been enticed by the promise of digital transformation. CEOs are once again turning to technology as a force that can give them a competitive edge by ushering in exciting new capabilities, rapid innovation and efficiencies. Enterprises now expect to have regular and easy access to pay-as-you-go computing, where nimble, cloud-based tools replace plodding, capital-intensive infrastructure. But a funny thing has happened on the way to the digital revolution. The process of getting there has turned out to be complex, risky and expensive. Many chief information officers (CIOs) have found their initial enthusiasm tempered by the frustration of not being able to deliver digital transformation to their companies in a cost-effective way. Nobody is arguing about the need to go digital. In today’s [...]

19 07, 2017

Prasad Narasimhan: How Digital Technology Supercharges Zero-Based Redesign

By | July 19th, 2017|Information Technology, Video|0 Comments

Digital technologies and automation can help reduce costs for companies that undertake a zero-based redesign. But although these tools are more available and affordable than ever, few companies are taking full advantage of their capabilities. Prasad Narasimhan, a partner with Bain's Information Technology practice, details promising technologies with high potential to improve results. Read the Bain Brief: How Digital Technology Supercharges Zero-Based Redesign

18 07, 2017

Mark Brinda: The Changing Faces of the Cloud

By | July 18th, 2017|Information Technology, Technology, Video|0 Comments

Cloud computing has driven 70% of revenue growth within the enterprise IT industry, and that trend is expected to continue. Mark Brinda, a partner with Bain's Technology practice, discusses four things that technology providers can do to stay competitive in the cloud. Read the Bain Brief: The Changing Faces of the Cloud