Category Archives: Business Strategy

Bringing IT up to business speed. Part 1: A changing relationship

In the first of a series of three posts James Tay, CEO, Logicalis Asia, explains why a growing impatience for transformational IT services in the enterprise is forging a new relationship between IT and business. Until now, enterprise IT services …read more

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Internet of Things: The Revolution Has Begun

Richard Alexander explains why the Internet of Things is fuelling a revolution in business, and warns that specialist skills and a new approach will be critical to realising the opportunities it brings. According to a common description, the IoT (Internet …read more

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2016: The beginning of the first digital decade

The acceptance and importance of digital in society, government and business makes digital enablement the number one priority for CEOs for the next 10 years, writes Chris Gabriel, Chief Digital Officer, Logicalis Europe. In a recent survey of over 400 …read more

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Eight Ways DevOps in the Cloud Delivers Competitive Advantage

Brian Day, Director of Solution Development for Logicalis US, looks at the business benefits of DevOps in the cloud and concludes that CxOs should be making sure their teams are addressing this important area. As IT becomes more responsive to ever-changing business …read more

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Is the CIO fightback underway?

As the Logicalis CIO Survey 2015 tells a story of the continued erosion of CIOs’ traditional powerbase, Joanne Nelson, VP of International Marketing at Logicalis, explains how IT leaders are fighting back through a services-led transformation of IT departments. In a …read more

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Shadow IT is a reality for 90% of CIOs

As line of business executives take ever more power over IT purchasing, leaving CIOs out of the loop. Joanne Nelson, VP of International Marketing at Logicalis, looks at the scale of the challenge facing IT leaders and wonders if IT departments …read more

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The evolution of IT leadership

Rob Evans examines how IT leadership has developed over the past thirty years, and what the forces shaping change today means for today’s IT leaders. The first shadow age Way back – well the 1980s – IT rested firmly in the …read more

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Business-centric security – A shift in focus

Today’s enterprises face growing challenges to traditional ‘perimeter’ security used to protect IT services and resources, as Oliver Descoudres, of Logicalis Australia explains. Trends like BYOD, the shift of services in to the cloud, or many clouds, and the convergence …read more

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Converged Infrastructures: What’s All the Excitement About?

The interest in converged infrastructures is accelerating rapidly as more and more businesses understand the value they deliver. Gerry Carroll, Marketing Director at  Logicalis UK, looks at some of the major benefits that businesses are realising today. Traditionally, data centre resources …read more

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So what is this Internet of Things?

Richard Alexander explains why the Internet of Things (IoT) is so much more than fridges that tell us the milk has gone bad, or that you’re running low on eggs – and what its sheer scale means for vendors and service …read more

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