How to gain competitive advantages by creating a Digital Twin for your products

Keeping up with consumer expectations We all know modern consumers’ expectations are being driven by the power of technology – almost every aspect of daily life now has to be faster, smarter, and more convenient. But leading enterprises in manufacturing have uncovered an effective new approach to ensuring they can meet, and even exceed, that … Continued

How blockchain can be implemented to support Industry 4.0?

The end of 2017 saw the rise of cryptocurrencies as the value of the market soared. Renewed interest in blockchain technology swiftly followed, more than 10 years after it first gained popularity in the finance industry. However, blockchain is more than cryptocurrency and has the potential to be used in many other sectors where the … Continued

Becoming entrepreneurial: maximising the impact of your Product Owners

In Agile frameworks, the Product Owner is the person responsible for maximizing value, for example through prioritisation of development work, engaging stakeholders; and learning from the market and customers.  Product Owners formulate a crystal-clearvision that guides product development, involve key stakeholders, makes use of the possibilities afforded by new technologies; and develop features to target … Continued

DevOps: What is it and why do you care?

The term DevOps is a combination of two terms: development (Dev) and operations (Ops). This term was created as way of combining software engineering, operations culture, and practices to unify software development and software operations. The primary goal of DevOps is to strongly integrate automation and monitoring at all steps of the software development life … Continued

Is this the key to success in the fourth industrial revolution?

What does ‘success’ look like today? If you were to tell a client the project you’ve been tasked with managing would be delivered on time, and within their budget, they’d almost certainly be delighted. Unfortunately, the chances are that would mean they’ve overlooked the need for quality, which I personally feel should be given equal … Continued