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Don’t forget humans in your transformation

What to include in your IT Transformation!

Most arguments for change in the corporate world are intellectual. There’s often talk of the increasing pace of change, the threat of disruption, the need to be “one enterprise” and the changing expectations of customers. All of these are rational, cerebral arguments, often communicated in dry bullet points and slides.

The inclusion of your human resources in your planning is an important aspect of your Digital Transformation Strategy.

Everyone is talking about the transformation that enterprises must undergo. However, the gap between ambition and execution is widening as transformations stall or flail.

Source: Don’t forget humans in your transformation

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How Legal Should Prepare for Crises in the Digital Era

Legal and compliance within your organisation are required to be as agile as your digital transformation strategy. Providing insights into what is important and the impacts on the business gives Legal the ability to be prepared.

Crisis management is exacerbated by digital disruption and the age of social media. General counsel should prepare their organizations now.

Source: How Legal Should Prepare for Crises in the Digital Era – Smarter With Gartner

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Rethinking disaster recovery for the cloud | CIO

The importance for organisations to ensure they have appropriate recovery provisions for ICT services that are aligned to your Business Continuity Plan is critical. You need to have a plan and testing regime to deal with all levels of disruption.

With the adoption of Cloud Services on the rise, the thought for how this impacts your Disaster Recovery Plan is even more important today.

Strategic Directions will review, update, test and maintain the Business Continuity Plans (BCP), IT Disaster Recovery Plan (ITDRP) and Crisis Management Plan for your Organisation.


DR practices that were designed for in-house computing are out of sync with the cloud world. If you haven’t already revised your DR plan for cloud computing, now’s the time.

Source: Rethinking disaster recovery for the cloud | CIO

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