Blockchain for your business: What does it mean, what should you do about it?

RESEARCH REPORT // FREE

Bitcoin and Ethereum are grabbing all the headlines, but there’s a lot more to blockchain than tokens and coins. There are implications for your business that you need to understand. Permissioned, private blockchains are able to build on existing roles and relationships amongst B2B partners, while smart contracts can help reinvent business processes that cross […]

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UiPath’s quiet growth path

COMMENTARY

It’s not one of the most widely-known vendors in the Robotic Process Automation (RPA) space, but UiPath is quietly accelerating, collecting customers at an impressive rate. UiPath has for some time run a business model that’s optimised for scaling: aggressive pricing and generous free options, and focusing exclusively on partners for implementation (you can find […]

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Track blockchain projects with our new interactive research tool

COMMENTARY

We’re starting to collect examples of blockchain projects (and in rare cases, products!) as we build out our research into ‘blockchain for business’. We decided to work on this openly, so you can ride with us as this fast-changing space evolves. To that end we’ve just published a first version of an interactive project-tracking research tool […]

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Bizagi scores $48m Private Equity investment

COMMENTARY

‘Digital Process Automation’ platform vendor Bizagi has secured a $48m minority investment from private equity firm Invus. It plans to use the cash to fund acceleration in the territories it’s currently seeing significant growth in: the US and Europe. Bizagi is already growing strongly in the US, Europe (and Latin America). It’s growing from a […]

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Decision Management Drives Disruption

RESEARCH REPORT // FREE

As processes, apps and resources get smarter, the way in which we make decisions, and manage decision-making, becomes ever more important. This is especially true of industries where the fundamental processes change relatively little, yet business policies and regulations that affect those processes change much more rapidly. The need for greater agility has led to […]

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Digital Integration Platforms: What are they and why should I care?

RESEARCH REPORT // FREE

Digital Integration Platforms enable teams to work together to design, deploy, operate, monitor and change integration software services that connect business applications, data sources and other software platforms – wherever they may be hosted. Digital Integration Platforms are delivered as-a-service, licensed on a subscription basis and priced according to usage. Is a Digital Integration Platform […]

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An emerging architecture for the new wave of automation

COMMENTARY

Every organisation that’s serious about exploring or embracing new automation technologies within their operations needs to understand how they can complement each other and act in different contexts. We’ve talked for some months now about what we call the new wave of automation: a cluster of related technology trends that are impacting the ways that […]

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Oracle Content and Experience Cloud: managing content at the heart of the digital experience

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

Oracle Content and Experience Cloud fuses the content collaboration and management capabilities of Documents Cloud Service with the omni-channel digital experience management capabilities of Sites Cloud. The result is an all-in-one cloud-based, repository-agnostic, content hub covering the entire content lifecycle for many campaign-based use cases. Top takeaways Content that drives the digital experience Oracle has […]

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Aurea sells Jive-x business to Lithium.. So now what?

COMMENTARY

Less than three months after Jive was acquired by Aurea, the company has now sold the external communities piece of the Jive portfolio, Jive-x, to Lithium Technologies. In an announcement released by Lithium yesterday, Lithium stated its plans to continue offering the solution, and supporting Jive’s existing Jive-x customers through this transition. A great new […]

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On the Radar: InnoCentive

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

InnoCentive provides “Challenge Driven Innovation” services to businesses, government and non-profit organisations, connecting clients with a network of over 380,000 external “solvers” to address a variety of business problems through crowdsourced, open innovation. Who? InnoCentive provides “Challenge Driven Innovation” services to businesses, government and non-profit organisations through a combination of a technology platform, a ready-made […]

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