A Digital Mind: The Emergence of the Chief Digital Officer

Digitization shapes our everyday lives. As it is comparably easy for end users to switch to new apps and functions simply by updating the version or buying a new device, it is a much bigger stretch for companies that have to make the move from back office IT into the digitized economy. What does it mean for enterprise leaders to lead companies into digitization?

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5 Steps to Determine if You’re Dealing with an Outdated DCIM Tool

“Why should we upgrade or replace our DCIM software that’s working just fine?” That’s probably the most frequently asked question when it comes to discussions about how well suited the current software chosen decades ago is for current and future requirements.

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The Story of the Data Center with the 1.2 Million Dollar Screwdriver

Shouldn’t data center technicians be our heroes? While they are responsible for maintaining the technical environment, they also improve uptime and ensure availability – and in fact make IT services for every important business process possible. But just as every human does from time to time, they make small mistakes which can have a serious impact.

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Significance of Standardized Methods to manage IT Projects successfully

It’s remarkable how often IT projects get out of control. Various studies show that more than 34% of all IT projects in the private sector fail in terms of costs, deadlines or acceptance of the final results. Especially projects regarding the implementation of documentation and management software are doomed to fail according to these surveys.

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