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June 27, 2019

Beyond the digital hype: how manufacturers are leveling up

いらっしゃいませ! We were proud and grateful to welcome 300 participants to Nagoya, Japan earlier this month for our annual Digital Manufacturing Summit. The event was a success in more ways than one. My main conclusion? Without a doubt, the manufacturing industry at large is entering a new phase of digital…

June 17, 2019

Changing the customer experience game

Today, CIOs are in a state of uncertainty. They face enormous complexity in this cloud and digital world. They are pressured to reduce costs, they need to do a lot more with less, and frequently lack the skills and expertise needed to change. Most of all, businesses aren’t only thinking about buying…

May 7, 2019

On Moving House, Internet Shopping and High Efficiency Wireless

They say the only constant is change. And certainly, within the technology space, that is an understatement. Technology has been changing at an unprecedented rate, with each evolution building upon what came before, and revolutions resulting as different technologies are combined in innovative…

April 22, 2019

Tearing down the walls: transcending organizational silos using multi-domain arc …

Operating in silos is one of the biggest barriers to an organization’s ability to deliver great customer value. Typically, siloed companies have teams that focus only on their department objectives, rarely share information outside their department, and shun cross-functional collaboration.…

December 14, 2018

The WAN is dead. Long live the SD-WAN.

As early as 2011, analyst firms such as IDC were documenting the challenges with Wide Area Network (WAN) environments. In its top 10 predictions for 2011, IDC mentioned the WAN was reaching a breaking point due to the pressures of cloud and security requirements. More recently, Gartner said that “by…

December 11, 2018

Becoming the Bridge between IT and Business – Creating Digital Innovation

English   Japanese Today, the IT landscape is changing dramatically. By 2019, we estimate 93% of organizations will be using multiple clouds for Infrastructure, Service Delivery Platforms, and SaaS business models. Driven by this trend,there will be a greater need for end-to-end visualization,…

November 28, 2018

Cisco SD-WAN Explained

Learn more: https://www.cisco.com/c/en_sg/solutions/enterprise-networks/sd-wan/index.html Originally Posted at: https://apjc.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9878…

November 5, 2018

The Top 6 Strategies to Build a Successful Multi-Cloud Strategy

The cloud is a foundational aspect of digital-first businesses, and the number one technology for companies in Asia-Pacific to succeed in Digital Transformation. According to the results of the recent Ready, Steady, Unsure study by Cisco, 70% of companies in this region believe the cloud is the most…

October 22, 2018

Why Companies Regret the #1 Reason Driving their Purchasing Decisions

Cisco just published Ready, Steady, Unsure – A Technology Perspective into Asia-Pacific’s Readiness for Digital Transformation, a report aimed at finding the gaps and harmonies between companies’ Digital Transformation strategies and their top investments in new technologies…