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Tame the Bear: Rich Pickings

Financial services ‘big beasts’ must harness the power of IT to scare off upstart challengers. Sungard Availability Services’ research into corporate attitudes towards IT reveals the rise of new, digitally-native fintech organizations is challenging the established order of the financial services industry. Traditional institutions are now being forced to confront the power of technology. Investment [...]

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What’s Keeping Canadian Companies from Digital Transformation Success?

By Stephen Piggott,  Vice President, Premier Accounts Program With 98 percent of IT decision makers in Canadian businesses recognizing its importance, digital transformation is certainly on the map. Yet, our research1 indicates that these companies are having a bear of a time blazing a clear trail from where they are today to where they want […]

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Conquer IT Transformation in Canada: Rally Forces to Tame the IT Bear

By Chris Toushan, Senior VP, Canada Country Manager Digital technologies accelerate and transform everything we do. Yet, change—especially when it comes to IT—can sometimes be likened to a bear with a sore head: Unruly. Unpredictable. And difficult to tame. Despite this, the IT organization is often the strongest proponent behind digital transformation, even though it […]

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Don’t Let the Bear Steal your Picnic Basket

Digital transformation changes how everyday business gets done, but the same new processes and technologies that raise productivity can also raise security risks. Why? Because, as applications transition to new, more agile infrastructures, this change can create vulnerable gaps in protection that simply didn’t exist before. Like honey to a bear, these holes are too […]

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The ‘Bear’ Necessities: Customer Satisfaction

Look for the bare necessities, The simple bare necessities, Forget about your worries and your strife — The Jungle Book, 1967, Lyrics by Terry Gilkyson Forget about Brexit, and economic uncertainty. Forget about cloud computing, and the software-defined data center. Forget about the competition. When you drill down into the most important factors in running a […]

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