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

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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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MWD Advisors is now a CCS Technology Services 2 framework supplier

We’’re delighted to announce that MWD Advisors has been named as a supplier on the Crown Commercial Service’s Technology Services 2 framework for Technology Strategy and Services Design (Lot 1). You can find us listed under our registered company name of Macehiter Ward-Dutton Limited. The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) supports the public sector to achieve […]

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Webinar: What should you do about blockchain in your business, and when?

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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The Shape of Innovation // Ep. 7: Stoking the flames of innovation at Liberty Global

The shape of business innovation has changed radically over the past 30 years. This podcast series explores the changing shape of innovation through conversations with real-world innovation practitioners and leaders. In this 20’52” episode, Angela Ashenden talks to Roel de Vries, Innovation Programme Manager at TV and broadband provider Liberty Global, about the company’s innovation strategy […]

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The new world of innovation: your path to success

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For decades, most organisations tried to drive innovation in just one way: by building internal R&D teams. This isn’t enough any more. Markets move fast. Barriers to innovation are lower than they’ve ever been. Your competitors are more agile. As Sun Microsystems’ co-founder Bill Joy famously said: Most of the smartest people work for someone else. […]

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The Shape of Innovation // Ep. 6: Structured innovation at the Met Office

The shape of business innovation has changed radically over the past 30 years. This podcast series explores the changing shape of innovation through conversations with real-world innovation practitioners and leaders. In this 30’42“ episode, Principal Analyst Craig Wentworth talks to Charlie Ewen, Director of Technology and CIO at the UK’s national weather and climate change service, […]

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Webinar: Building a successful integration strategy for tomorrow

The ability to effectively integrate applications and data systems has always been a critical capability of any IT organisation – and it’s only getting more important. That’s because technology advances and market demands are changing how IT organisations select technologies and organise their teams to manage their digital business initiatives. Now is the time to […]

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Survey: RPA: Where are we, and where are we going?

How far have organisations got with robotic process automation (RPA), and where are organisations going next? Different technology suppliers and consultants use different terms: some talk of Robotic Process Automation (RPA), some talk of Robotic Desktop Automation (RDA). What we are seeing in our community, though, is that the level of interest and activity in […]

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Webinar: The low-code (r)Evolution

Low-code app development platforms have seen a huge spike in popularity over the past couple of years. Their immediacy means they’re a great fit for situations where you need to start small and make a difference quickly. However low-code platforms aren’t only for small-scale, departmental apps that solve team co-ordination problems; they can also be […]

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