Grasping the prickly thorn of diversity is never easy and for one engineer at Google, it has brought the wrath of many. But was he right?
Already popular in DevOps and lean manufacturing, Kanban is now seeping into other enterprise functions where it can help fix workflow in distributed teams
Subscription relationships are key to success in a XaaS world but it's not just a matter of repackaging an existing product with services for a monthly fee
How to inspire young people to pursue an IT career, and the best routes in. Focus on creativity, diversity and the impact you can make on society.
This week - Infor unfurls its AI play; Workday explains its PaaS moves. IBM Watson gets - and gives - a critique, and the future of work gets another flogging. Plus: your whiffs.
At FinancialForce Community Live, team members behind FinancialForce's diversity initiatives told me about their obstacles and ambitions.
We need a more level headed discussion about the future of work in the context of relentless digital transformation and the application of advanced technologies for predicting required workforce levels.
The Gig Economy has been a revolution, not an evolution, in the world of work. A new UK government report on workers rights provides some food for thought for policy-makers around the globe.
The tech industry should lobby for a robot tax to redistribute rising profits of automation back to society, not leave its fate in the hands of politicians
UK Prime Minister says she wants skilled EU workers to stay after Brexit, but Deloitte finds they're not so keen
The UK tech industry and external investment in it is dependent on skills availability. The British government has laid down its proposals to bolster that.
Travis Kalanick has quit as CEO of Uber, an enforced decision that is the result of the firm's toxic culture. It's time for the firm to grow up and fast.
In this edition: Why Shell's Downstream CIO believes that CIOs must earn their business relevance or walk the career plank. HfS sparks a debate on the future of work and the obsession with digital efficiency over a purpose that matters. Also: what we've learned over the event season about AI and customer-savvy. Your whiffs include Facebook stepping in it, Google stepping in it twice, and: I go back on my airlines ban to assess British Airways.
SAP's Business Beyond Bias ambitions - SuccessFactor's Patti Fletcher gives a live SAPPHIRENow update
SAP's Business Beyond Bias is one of its most compelling initiatives. The problems it aims to tackle are vital to modern business but hardly easy to solve. At Sapphire Now 2017, SAP SuccessFactor's Patti Fletcher dropped by diginomica's video studio to talk about the program and how transformational change can happen. We also got into how SAP is integrating this into products and why algorithms are both hopeful and troubling.