Technology / Software

​#CXOTALK: Conversational bots and the future of HCM

​#CXOTALK: Conversational bots and the future of HCM

ADP: Conversational bots and the future of HCM The CXOTALK series of conversations with innovators gives us the opportunity to hear the views of people genuinely shaping our technology future. For episode number 184, I spoke with Stuart Sackman, a senior leader from huge HR services company ADP. Stuart’s formal title is Corporate Vice President, […]

let’s hear it for the maintainers!

let’s hear it for the maintainers!

  A couple of weeks back Anne Johnson pointed me at a new report from the Ford Foundation – “Roads and Bridges: The Unseen Labor Behind Our Digital Infrastructure.” Written by Nadia Egbhal the report examines the surprisingly unsupported foundations of much of the infrastructure we rely upon. “Nearly all software today relies on free, […]

#CXOTALK Oracle talks enterprise software suites

#CXOTALK Oracle talks enterprise software suites

Oracle talks suites versus best-of-breed We all know Oracle, a company with almost $40 billion in revenue and 136,000 employees. In recent years, the company has undertaken a transition from on-premise software to become a major cloud provider. This strategy shift has implications across the company, from product development to sales to marketing. On episode […]

The blending of apps with our collaboration tools: An inevitable trend

The blending of apps with our collaboration tools: An inevitable trend

What’s in an effective collaboration tool today? That’s perhaps the most foundational question we can ask at the moment, as the seemingly unending procession of new applications and solutions continues as new entrants each promise in their own way to improve how we work together in digital environments. The nature of collaboration tools available today […]