2016 Predictions: Digitization, Robotics and Conversational Commerce

Last year, I predicted that digitization would be critical for introducing contemporary services that combat IT complexity, increase our efficiency and quickly meet shifting business priorities. At EMC, we have and will continue to make tremendous strides in this direction. However, with flat budgets and resources in 2016, we must … READ MORE

Vic Bhagat January 5th, 2016

Digitization Isn’t Just Transformational, It’s Game Changing

The game has changed. As CIOs and IT professionals, we were comfortable with controlling the environment; talking in ERP terms and timelines; and in using a liquidation/unit cost financial model to manage our operations. However, the landscape has changed and our business users expect and need IT’s help in driving … READ MORE

Vic Bhagat October 29th, 2015

Achieving a Homegrown Approach to IT Transformation

Sometimes the insights you are looking for to resolve a problem turn out to be right in your own backyard.  When EMC IT embarked on a bold mission to transform its IT operating model almost two years ago, it made perfect sense for EMC IT to turn to an inside … READ MORE

Mark Smith October 26th, 2015

5 Lessons in Transforming to Contemporary IT

We used to deliver projects in ERP terms with complex, multi-year investments leaving the business little choice regardless of how long it would take or what it would cost. However, today’s information generation wants convenience and near instant gratification, so if we are not agile or fast enough, they will … READ MORE

Vic Bhagat October 15th, 2015

Is Traditional IT Still Relevant?

Traditionally, IT organizations have provided infrastructure and basic support to the business as a monopoly.  We used to think of (and deliver) projects in ERP terms with complex, multiyear investments.  And, the business had little choice, but to work with us regardless of how long it would take or what … READ MORE

Vic Bhagat June 23rd, 2015
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