To meet expectations of business, today’s CIOs must make strategic decisions about their company’s IT architecture, and use the tools available to the company innovative and competitive. By now, you’ve heard about microservices many times. The hype around microservices isn’t baseless, microservice architectures have proven to be critical to the success of many enterprises.
CIOs create measurable value by delivering IT capabilities that are in tune with business priorities. In the age of rapid digital transformation, CIOs should gauge all possible tools and trends including artificial intelligence, machine learning, IoT and the cloud, to find money saving and market-leading innovative opportunities.
The EU General Data Protection Regulation is causing headaches in C suites across the world. This regulation aims to protect all European citizens from privacy and data breaches, and secure their information. Information security and risk management is a top issue for CIOs. The impending regulation is a top concern for US companies too, with some 77% companies willing to spend $1 million or more on GDPR readiness plans or worse, shut down their European operations to protect themselves from expensive penalties.
This year’s Gartner Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summit in London was all about how to master the increasing complexities of digital business. With tracks focusing on Disruptive Technologies, Architecting Digital Business Platforms and Becoming an Innovative Leader as well as of course Mastering Enterprise Architecture, the summit was THE key event for EA leaders.
The North American Gartner Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summit takes place on 31 May and 1 June this year. Enterprise Architects and Technology Leaders gather in Orlando, FL to discuss how digital is transforming every part of the organization. Digital business platforms are emerging as the approach to digital innovation combining five interdependent elements - ecosystem, customers, things, IT systems and intelligence.
This year’s Lean Conference is took place in Munich on November the 15th. This is one of the major conferences addressing the issue of Lean Enterprise Architecture Management in Germany and of course LeanIX couldn’t miss it.
At this year’s Gartner EA Summit in London LeanIX launched its brand new iPhone app. From now on, LeanIX users have the option to access their data anywhere and to receive notifications and send comments. With our app LeanIX tapped into the trend of the event – during the opening keynote Gartner’s Dennis Gaughan and Betsy Burton were advising IT architects and IT leaders to have new perspectives on Enterprise Architecture Management. The further course of the conference confirmed our efforts to give organizations easy tools to control their digital transformation: