For CIOs, metrics are a key means of measuring the performance and effectiveness of their IT organizations in support of organizational improvement. During the recent IDC web conference ” New Metrics & KPIs for the Digitally Transformed IT Organization,” my colleague Bill Keyworth and I shared the results from our latest IDC MeasureScape survey and discussed new metrics and KPI’s for digitally transforming IT organizations working on infrastructure modernization and cloud adoption.
If there was any doubt about a renewed focus on retail infrastructure, this was dispelled at NRF’s Big Show 2019 , and this has become even clearer in the weeks following. As we traversed the floors and booths, there were many conversations to be had around AI, IOT, “frictionless commerce”, and other “store of the future” technologies that digitally determined retailers are deploying in order to transform their physical consumer touch points.
Last month, the Best Practices for Chemicals Conference took place in Houston, Texas under the motto “Empowering the Intelligent Enterprise”. Running this event now the 5th time it was again a great success. With numerous customers, prospects, partners and SAP experts a unique crowd of business, functional and technology professionals came together to embrace innovative solutions, fresh ideas and best-in-class strategies for transforming chemical business into intelligent enterprises.