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Posts Tagged ‘business strategy’

  • Why CEO’s need to take advantage of Big Data

    February 15, 2019 • GeneralComments Off on Why CEO’s need to take advantage of Big Data

    Many business owners and CEOs have introduced Big Data into their operations, yet few can leverage it for a competitive advantage. According to the PwC 22nd annual survey launched at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, CEOs are still failing to...

  • Principle Consultant at PBT Group, Julian Thomas

    Is business ‘overshadowed’ by technology

    October 8, 2018 • GeneralComments Off on Is business ‘overshadowed’ by technology

    With so many technology buzzwords hitting businesses from what seems like all sides, coupled with increasing pressure to invest or risk becoming redundant, are businesses losing sight of what really matters? Principle Consultant at PBT Group, Julian Thomas,...

  • Can Artificial Intelligence enable smarter business decision-making ability?

    April 9, 2015 • Artificial Intelligence, Top StoriesComments Off on Can Artificial Intelligence enable smarter business decision-making ability?

    The phrase ‘Artificial Intelligence’ or AI typically brings to mind images of intelligent humanoid robots performing tasks instead of people. However, while robotics is an important branch of AI, it is by no means the only aspect of this science. AI has...

  • Enterprise Architecture – How a lack of planning can trip up your business

    August 10, 2012 • Internet of ThingsComments (1)

    A holistic view of enterprise processes and requirements is vital to any growing organisation. The relationship between business objectives and IT can often become disconnected when there is a lack of effective forward planning within the organisation....

  • Workforce Optimisation drives business performance

    October 24, 2011 • FeaturesComments Off on Workforce Optimisation drives business performance

    The workforce is an organisation’s greatest asset but it is customer satisfaction and loyalty that keeps the business ticking over. A Workforce Optimisation (WFO) strategy helps drive both. It’s what will keep customers coming back – and the competition...

  • Cisco: Emerging markets remain key priority

    October 2, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Cisco: Emerging markets remain key priority

    Cisco Systems, a global networking company highlighted its 5 key business priorities and the role of emerging markets, during a function held in Johannesburg on 30 September 2011. Speaking during an informal media briefing, David Meads, Cisco Country...

  • Q&A: What is Cisco’s cloud computing strategy?

    October 1, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Q&A: What is Cisco’s cloud computing strategy?

    Global networking company, Cisco Systems held a media briefing in Muldesdrift, South Africa on 30 September 2011 to discuss the company’s cloud computing strategy. According to Cisco, the company, together with its eco system partners and system integration...

  • Gijima focuses on cloud benefits

    July 25, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Gijima focuses on cloud benefits

    Despite the company’s recent contractual dispute with the South African Home Affairs department, which resulted in a R373.9 million settlement and a decline in earnings before deductions (EBITDA) by a whooping 72,8%, Gijima, a technology solutions...