Despite best efforts, many EA programs fall from "best practices" to "worst practices." EA practitioners must be constantly vigilant and navigate away from 13 worst practices that could sink EA efforts. Here, we identify the 13 worst EA practices and what can be done to avoid them.
Here, we propose four performance archetypes in which companies fit and provide recommendations for improvement. Supply chain and COE leaders can use these archetypes and recommendations to successfully shape their performance management journeys.
EDT: 10:00 a.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 The proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT) will drive widespread adoption of IoT devices, platforms and related technology. However, be wary of "off the shelf" IoT solution claims. In most cases, you will need to assemble IoT solutions by combining new IoT technologies with existing applications and data. This will create unique challenges when aligning IoT projects with existing investments in analytics, information management, cybersecurity, etc.
EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Microsoft licensing is a large percentage of most midmarket IT budgets. Microsoft is also one of the more complex licensing constructs to understand. Volume licensing programs are evolving to move midsize organizations into more of a direct relationship with the reseller, reducing negotiations with Microsoft. The licensing metrics for Windows Server 2016 is moving to core, which can increase costs. The high end Office 365 suite bundles are being re-branded and re-bundled with new services. This webinar examines these changes and how midsize organizations can address each of them: