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November 7, 2017
2018 IT optimised

How to optimise your business IT for 2018

With the economic outlook still uncertain and competition fiercer than ever, IT will be asked to increasingly take up the slack. Simon Kent explains the key areas that must be checked to optimise your business IT for 2018. Self-service and knowledge management More than any other IT initiative, self-service has […]
November 3, 2017

Interest rate rises and Brexit woes: can technology save UK business?

The first interest rate rise in 10 years will fuel the economic storm that has been building since the Brexit referendum. Simon Kent looks at how important IT will be in helping UK business emerge unscathed.   Brexit will go down in history as an event which bizarrely caused untold damage […]
October 12, 2017

Sollertis and Service-Flow Alliance brings Business Relationship Management (BRM) and IT Business Alignment to all ITSM platforms

PRESS RELEASE: Sollertis and Service-Flow Alliance brings Business Relationship Management (BRM) and IT Business Alignment to all ITSM platforms Swindon, UK – Helsinki, Finland Sollertis, creator and provider of the world’s first Strategic Business Relationship Management (BRM) solution, and Service-Flow, integration service provider, today announced cooperation in providing the availability of the Sollertis […]
September 4, 2017
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How KCS is making organisations more intelligent

Comaround is an organisation that specialises in self-service and knowledge management.  This case study interview shows how ComAround is using Knowledge Centred Service (KCS®) to capture collective knowledge and build smarter organisations.
August 21, 2017
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What is KCS and can it unlock the potential of self-service?

Knowledge Centered Service (KCS®) aims to improve an organisation’s intelligence by capturing its collective knowledge.  Here’s an introduction to how KCS works and its intriguing potential.
August 21, 2017
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Why your self-service portal fails – and how to fix it

The potential of a self-service portal to reduce support costs and improve IT customer satisfaction is well understood.  However, relatively few organisations have mastered it and instead are seeing poor uptake of self-service.  Here’s why.
August 7, 2017

How BizDevOps can make you a Business Leader

BizDevOps can help IT build strong ties with the business by creating a collaborative culture which ensures IT delivers value.  Yet it also offers a major opportunity for IT professionals who want to take a leading role – not just in IT, but the entire business.
August 1, 2017

Overcoming the culture of fear which paralyses IT

Initiatives such as BizDevOps and Agile are designed to eliminate silos and improve the effectiveness and relevance of business technology delivered.  But they will only succeed if leaders remove a critical barrier: fear. 
July 13, 2017

How will BizDevOps help IT deliver results?

DevOps is designed to remove the silo mentality that limits the effectiveness of business IT.  But does it go far enough? We look at what BizDevOps means, why it is gaining traction and the crucial lessons to ensure a project delivers results.
July 5, 2017

The ‘intangible’ wrecking your IT projects

Why has IT so far failed to deliver what the business needs? It’s time to look beyond the blockbuster strategies and instead elevate the importance of something that has been massively underestimated in the development of corporate technology.