Burnout and attrition are on the rise in digital operations teams. Digitalisation and rising consumer expectations are having a major impact on the working conditions of the technology teams sustaining the digital operations that drive the modern economy. Technical employees are more likely to leave certain kinds of teams based on after-hours expectations and inconsistent workloads, as outlined in the second edition of PagerDuty’s State of Digital Operations report.
Workday has formed a partnership with German football club Borussia Dortmund (BVB), an eight-time German football league champion. As part of the sponsorship, which encompasses BVB’s senior men’s team and women’s team, Workday will become the club’s official finance and HR enterprise management cloud partner through the end of the season in 2024.
Once perceived as risk-averse cost gatekeepers in charge of financial reporting and forecasting, today’s CFOs are critical to driving digital transformation and growth. A trend that ongoing market uncertainty has only accentuated the past few years. To explore the evolving role of the CFO, and the internal tensions and opportunities that come with this transition, Anaplan, in partnership with Deloitte, commissioned The Harris Poll to survey more than 700 CFOs and senior departmental leaders across the US, UK, Australia, France, Germany, Japan and Singapore. Anaplan has released the findings in a new research report: Architects of Business Change: Awakening the Potential of the Modern CFO – with a selection of key insights uncovered below.
Companies sign Memorandum of Understanding to combine cloud technologies with high fidelity digital data and analytics, operational and financial data sources, to drive standardized reporting across aircraft operations - with the goal of reducing carbon emissions in the aviation industry.
Christoph Berentzen, Divisional Head API & Open Banking at Commerzbank, provides a fascinating insight into the organisation’s decision to move away from the traditional IT approach of batch processes, file transfers and the like to an API-powered architecture as a crucial part of its digital transformation roadmap.
Or Lenchner, CEO, Bright Data, discusses the growing importance of ESG data, outlining the challenges of accessing, collecting, collating and analysing the many available data sources, and suggesting that improved government guidance and regulation is the way forward, along with the right analytics solution.
Charles Hunsucker, General Manager Americas and Data Centers at Kohler Uninterruptible Power, explains how its entire range of mission critical diesel generators is now compatible with Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) – the latest development in the company’s sustainability focus.
Rob Elder, Vice President Data Centers, Bulk Infrastructure AS, discusses the current energy price spike and the impact it is already having on the global data centre industry - with a particular focus on how location is becoming an increasingly important factor for end users.