Every year, around $1.8 billion (SEK18 billion) is incorrectly paid out of welfare systems in Sweden. But with the use of automation and data analytics, payments will be centralized and monitored at a new IT-based authority.
To cope with the surge in e-commerce during the pandemic, Sunil Nair, Group CIO at global well-being company GMG explains how he and his team deployed an expanded omnichannel ecosystem to enhance customer accessibility to leading sports brands through digital and mobile platforms.
Ahead of the recent 2nd India – Africa Entrepreneurship Investment Summit in Nairobi, chief strategy and sustainable development executive at Rogers Group, and MD for Velogic Africa operations, Mehul Bhatt, spoke about global supply chain complexities and how CIOs bring resilience to organisations.
Grâce à une automatisation extrême, des opérations sécurisées et une pépinière de talents locaux, la gestion des TI évolue continuellement – à mesure que le géant de l'informatique développe de nouvelles technologies à sa plus grande usine de semi-conducteurs au monde
While many banks across sub-Saharan Africa have expanded their offerings and customer base, a huge portion of the population remains underserved. But savvy entrepreneurs like Odun Eweniyi, COO and co-founder of PiggyVest, are trying to address this issue by taking advantage of the complacency of big banks, and availability of advanced digital technologies and mobile solutions.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has released the long-awaited digital strategy, designed to attract foreign investors, close the skills gap, advance technological progress in AI and quantum computing, and give a shot in the arm to the UK economy.
As IT departments steadily promote to the C-suite and Industry 4.0 gathers pace, AI in all its applications is becoming a central priority. At the recent World AI Show in Dubai, industry leaders pored over IT growth, collaboration and the ethics of how machine learning is always a work in progress, especially in efforts to eliminate bias.
After a tumultuous few years, many employees are suffering in ways that IT leaders have never encountered. Here’s what industry veterans and specialists say about helping teams deal with ongoing mental health concerns and how to provide extra support when it’s needed.
Limited budgets and legacy systems are a common issue in many industries and that is also true for not-for-profit (NFP) organisations. When Raul Caceres joined Canteen, an Australian support organisation for young people living with cancer, in 2019, Caceres found a failed CRM implementation, issues with the organisations websites and projects blowing out the budgets.
While Microsoft’s Africa Development Center and Google’s Product Development Centre have enabled great career opportunities in Kenya, their dominant presence and influence have also ignited a debate on how to build a broader scope of options for tech talent.
Across all regions, Africa is progressing steadily in the digital age, but the timing of a strategic alliance between two telecoms giants comes at a critical time to address a greater standard of security.
Once a leader in start-up generation, South Africa is mired in political and legislative red tape while other continental giants are becoming better geared for growth. Are we witnessing a shift or is market maturity and local entrepreneurial grit enough to get back on the front foot?
Former Swimming Australia general manager for technology Michael Ciavarella shares how he and his team brough the organisation into the digital age and into the most successful Olympic results for the country to date.
With a need to streamline financial stability, employee decision-making, and overall quality of service, Philadelphia Healthcare, the care management company for disabled adults reshaped its culture to focus more on data analytics.
La responsable des TI au gouvernement fédéral parle des risques et bénéfices de la transformation numérique, des problèmes de recrutement en technologie, et du projet d’identités numériques uniques pour tous les Canadiens
Pour le nouveau transporteur de loisirs canadien, rendre tous ses systèmes infonuagiques lui donne des avantages par rapport aux compagnies aériennes établies – de la réduction des coûts, à l’agilité des TI et à l’expérience client
Despite making up more than a quarter of NZ’s population, Mu0101ori and Pasifika peoples make up just 6.8% of New Zealand's IT workforce, but some organisations still struggle to find Mu0101ori and Pasifika talent.
Director of IT at the out-of-hospital provider of urgent primary care services, Ritchie spoke with CIO.com on the route he took to become an IT leader and how digital technology is being employed to empower patients to manage their own health care symptoms
A boom in pet ownership and a growing multi-disciplinary business is pushing Pets at Home CIO William Hewish to co-create IT solutions with store colleagues, blur the boundaries between physical and digital for better customer experience, and invest in technology like never before.
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