Insights on the latest technologies, trends processes and advancements within technology, as well as Audacia news and updates.
4 approaches for your software upgrade
When your legacy systems are causing problems for customers and employees it’s frustrating, inefficient and costly. It’s also time for an upgrade. Faced with a number of different software approaches – you need an appropriate solution for your business that provides the smoothest, most cost effective way forward and delivers the outcomes you need.
That’s where this guide com…
The 4 fundamentals for software project success
Digital transformation does not always require a root and branch restructuring with widespread implications, too much risk and business interruptions.
Instead, we recommend taking an ongoing, measured approach to technological improvement. Aligned to your business’ strategy, your plans should link technology to business goals to make your enterprise more effective, efficient,…
How to uncover where the real value of digital exists for your business
According to a recent study, 73% of enterprises failed to provide any business value from their digital transformation efforts. And only 22% achieved their desired business results by meeting specific objectives.
Although most businesses survive digital projects that under-deliver, it’s estimated that 17% of large-scale IT projects go so wrong that they threaten the existenc…
Why culture is key to success in digital transformation projects
Research shows that 70% of complex, large-scale change programs don’t reach their stated goals, with common pitfalls including a lack of employee engagement, inadequate management support, poor or non-existent cross-functional collaboration and a lack of accountability.
With many organisations now investing in new technology, it’s often the business’ culture that can make or …
8 things leaders should keep in mind when managing digital transformation
Technology is now a central strategic function with the ability to transform a business, taking it from market follower to market leader, and giving it a competitive edge in a world that is becoming increasingly digital.
Digital transformation can enhance organisational performance, boost efficiency and improve customer relationships by re-engineering workflows, capturing vit…
Manufacturing CEOs: 5 signs it’s time to review software systems
Does software only get attention when something goes wrong? If so, you’re not alone.
Manufacturing businesses can often view software solutions as a fix to a problem, rather than a business enabler. But having adaptable systems is key to enabling your business to scale in line with your ambitions and provide a platform for strategic innovation.
To follow on from Digital Manuf…
Audacia launches bespoke software platform for Techbuyer
The six month project delivered a stable and robust platform that reduces downtime, improves reporting, resilience and sales management and provides enriched product data.
Techbuyer IT security manager, Rich Kenny, said:
“We complied an initial list of almost 40 soft…
Why technology is key to continuous improvement
Continuous improvement is far from a new philosophy. Dating back to the 1950's, Japanese manufacturers such as Toyota decided to make incremental changes in processes and products to remove waste and increase business efficiencies and outcomes.
The same is true today. Through ongoing efforts to improve the quality of services, products and processes through constant review, m…
What is .NET Core?
First, A Little History on .NET
During the late 90s, Microsoft started work on something that they were calling Next Generation Windows Services (or NGWS for short). NGWS was originally designed to let Windows users access all kinds of services over the Internet.
In fact, in an early presentation for NGWS, Steve Balmer (who hated the name NGWS) said that it would allow users …