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The Innovation Operating System
I recently ran across the work of Nicolas Bry, senior vice president of Orange’s digital innovation unit, Orange Vallée, who makes some great observations on the role of collaboration in business success. There are several major trends that are converging to yield winning business models. Understanding where these are heading will help us lead our organizations and clients to sustainable futures.
Is Mobile Killing the Bank Branch?
Mobile banking entrepreneur Brett King, in a recent intervew with CNBC, called the mobile app the "nail in the coffin" of brick & mortar branch banking.
No Big Data Strategy for Most Capital Markets Firms
A recent study by Thomson Reuters reports that the majority of capital markets firms have no clearly-defined big data strategy in place across the enterprise.
IoT to Revolutionize Insurance … Get Ready, You’re Next
Have you or your friends plugged a device into your car on behalf of your insurance company in an attempt to lower your premium rate? These insurance telematics are an early iteration of the opportunities and challenges the internet of things (IoT) is going to enable.
How Banks Are Using Big Data to Set Deposit Rates
Banks use complex strategies to determine the rates they pay for deposits, and today's banks are increasingly turning to big data analytics to get a leg up on the competition.
Cloud Adoption: Economize, Innovate, Industrialize
As IT professionals, we must be leading when it comes to the cloud. IT cost savings alone, while helpful and necessary, are not going to revolutionize your business. I liken an IT-oriented cloud strategy to a question one of our team members posed to me the other day, "If everyone has SAP, wherein lies the strategic advantage?"
5 Keys to Mobile-First Success From Bank of The West
Digital banking is in the midst of a transformation from mobile as an afterthought to mobile-first. Here are 5 keys to mobile-first success from Bank of the West Vice President Jamie Armistead.