Archive - July 2018

Reflections on London Tech Week

An estimated 55,000 attended London Tech Week, an annual series of conferences, held June 11-15 this year. That number alone says a lot about the vitality of the tech market in the UK, and London in particular. But that just scratches the surface of...

Blueprint for Change: Digital Architecture Considerations (Part 2 of 2)

As we discussed in Part 1 of this topic, it is important for enterprise architects to consider the greater context when implementing digital solutions to enable innovation throughout the organization. Below we have outlined some key considerations...

GDPR: Legitimate Interest vs. Consent

For the past several months organizations around the globe have been updating privacy policies to include their lawful basis for holding and processing a user’s information, in an effort to comply with the European Union’s new General Data...

Poor Culture and Fraud Risk Mismanagement – Survey Hints That the Connection Isn’t Widely Understood

Protiviti and Utica College’s latest White-Collar Crime and Fraud Risk Survey report revealed that organizations continue to lag in employing sound fraud risk management practices – a finding that, to me, signals a lack of understanding of the...

Blueprint for Change: How a Capability Reference Architecture Can Help Map the Road to Organizational Transformation (Part 1 of 2)

Most organizations today are facing a change of some kind – most often in the form of an enterprise digitalization imperative intended to help the organization maintain or achieve a leading position in the marketplace, respond to customers’ demands...