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Shifting gears in the used cars industry

Oftentimes, the most effective industry disruptions are born from an unmet consumer need. Without a firm grasp on the needs, desires and problems of...
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Shaping the future of America’s cities with macro trends in mind

Moving the needle when it comes to developing city infrastructure isn’t always easy. It’s a balancing act involving multiple stakeholders and competing interests, and...
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Bridging the tech gap in the recreational and outdoor power equipment markets

As we continue to witness major transformations happening across industries, many smart investors are keeping an eye on the smaller, untapped industries. For example,...
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Transforming the seniors care space

It’s no secret the seniors care sector has been in need of a major transformation for decades. While the pandemic has had tragic consequences...
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Will and estate planning in the digital age

Planning for death isn’t necessarily everyone’s favorite task, and for many of us, it’s not even on our radar at all. But it’s never...
Kristina Francis, Head of JFFLabs at Jobs for The Future.

Upgrading Education to Build New Pathways to the Workforce

The American education system has been in need of transformation for decades. Inequality, systemic racism, and lack of proper funding have led to a...
How Digital Drives Open Revolution

Transform It Forward: How Digital Drives Open Revolution

Innovation. It’s a word that’s often thrown around in corporate settings today. But who are the key players that are actually driving change forward...
2022 Axway predictions

Predictions: Open Everything to step up to consumer expectations in 2022

Journalists around the world have been busy lately asking what the future may hold. As the last two years have been marked with uncertainty...
Digital Transformation Predictions

Transform It Forward: 2022 Outlook and Digital Transformation Predictions

What does the future hold for digital transformations? There’s no easy way to predict what’s on the horizon for 2022, but in the most...
Transform It Forward end of the year

Transform It Forward: Best of Season Two

To wrap up Season Two of Transform It Forward, I reflected on some of the most interesting, insightful, and thought-provoking interviews of the season....
Transform It Forward with Jason Gross

Moving the meter in the taxi industry

It’s no secret that ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft have significantly disrupted the transportation industry — in more ways than one. By making...
Transform IT Forward with Daphne Hoppenot

Transform IT Forward: What’s on the horizon for the events industry? Daphne Hoppenot of...

The year 2020 was one we won’t soon forget. For many of us, it changed the way we see the world, bringing about a...
Transform It Forward with Michael Nalepka

Driving change in the transportation industry

Throughout the pandemic, the transportation industry proved itself as an invaluable component of our functioning society today. In fact, we can all thank trucking...
Transform It Forward with Mike Starkey

Transforming sports retail

The retail world is seeing a major revolution, just as many industries are today. It’s no longer enough to create a great customer experience...
Transform It Forward with Michael Brenner

Converting customers through Content Marketing

As companies seek better ROI for their marketing efforts, more brands are turning to quality content as their number one tactic. Effective content marketing...
Transform_It_Forward_Mark_Morissette

Transforming the Insurance industry

The pandemic impacted dramatically the insurance industry. Yet, some providers have been quick to evolve in the face of the crisis, while others had...
Transform IT Forward with Vince Padua

The power of API-driven technologies

As technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace, companies will need to focus on innovation in order to keep pace with the changes....
financial services

Transforming fintech with Jon Schlossberg

There’s a revolution happening in the financial sector, and in many areas, it’s happening fast. Technology is transforming the way we do just about...
Transform It Forward with Aviva Fink

Transforming commercial real estate with Aviva Fink

The pandemic served as a catalyst for countless major shifts in the way we work, live, and interact with each other. New habits and...
Transform It Forward with Jacqueline Teo

Transforming the telecommunications industry with Jacqueline Teo

For most businesses, the pandemic brought with it a decline in sales and an overall hit to their revenue streams. While the telecommunications industry...
transforming the future for women in tech

Axway Summit 2021: Transforming the future for women in tech

Although women represent nearly half of the entire workforce today, they’re still massively underrepresented in the technology industry. What’s more, McKinsey’s 2020 Women in the...
Transform It Forward talks with Simon Glass

Video as the future of market research with Simon Glass

Video conferencing for business isn't new. For years, companies have been using it to collaborate, present, and discuss collecting qualitative consumer research. And when...
Transform It Forward with Dan Watt

The changing frontier of insurance with Dan Watt

If there is an industry in need of transformation, it's insurance. Current legacy systems, disparate technology, and antiquated processes cause insurance carriers to lose...
Evan Sohn

Transforming talent: Your most important asset with Evan Sohn

Arguably, the company's most important asset is its people. And in today's changing landscape, finding the right people has never been more important. Right now,...
ecosystems and platforms

The automotive industry and a Telco analogy

As an expert on ecosystems and platforms, I am nevertheless taking the risk to share some thoughts I have had to go through lately....
providential structure of blockchain

Is blockchain the “World Trade Organization” of digital business platforms?

We've been writing several blog posts about the API-First, open everything, and platforming vision. What is clear is the new digital paradigm. In the short...
SAFe

What is Safe Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

As a framework for scaling Agile methods across an enterprise, Safe Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) delivers faster turnaround speeds for product development by increasing...
Transform it Forward with Vicki Knott

Exploring digital transformation in the energy industry with Vicki Knott

On the Transform It Forward podcast, we explore all kinds of transformations within industries like healthcare and distribution. What’s even more significant is that...
supply chain transformation

Four keys to supply chain transformation with Sweetwater’s Robert Gerwig

Stop for a second to consider how ubiquitous and easy ordering something online is and having it delivered. It’s simple for the buyer, but...
What if blockchain was the future of business platforms

What if blockchain was the future of business platforms?

Today, we observe the increasing digitization of society, the desire to reduce the environmental footprint of human activities, and the need to adapt the...
Lifecycle Phases of API Products

What are the Lifecycle Phases of API Products?

The phases of the Product Lifecycle occur in four major stages: Introduction Growth Maturity Decline These are the starting points for the amount of time...
Manulife’s remote work transformation

Five lessons from Manulife’s remote work transformation [PODCAST]

This year, most of our work environments look different from before. Although remote work was picking up traction through 2019, no one could have...
future of Digital Transformation

What is the future of digital transformation and how to plan for it?

Many companies see digital transformation as a project — but this is a misconception on various levels. Digital transformation explained Digital transformation means that your company...
PSD2 from compliance to acceleration

How Axway turns PSD2 from compliance to acceleration

Axway turns PSD2 from compliance to acceleration by moving a vision of PSD2 fulfillment to the concept of open banking. PSD2 is only the...
signs to modernize your legacy IT systems

Signs you need to modernize your Legacy IT system

Companies with legacy systems have a growing issue. Legacy systems cannot easily adapt to business transformation. It almost feels like legacy technology shackles some...
The Happiness Model

The Happiness Model: How happy employees create customer satisfaction

2020 has changed how customers interact with their favorite brands. Companies have had to get creative in the way they communicate with their customers,...
4 tips for Digital Transformation

Four tips for Digital Transformation during COVID with Victor Lee

Today, the customer experience looks much different from a few mere months ago. In particular, consumer-packaged goods have transformed completely from their retail presence,...
organizational culture

The role of organizational culture in Digital Transformation

In 2020 where the business is IT, software is made up of building blocks from all over the place. Each of those moving parts...

Axway and BFM Business collaborate for the 2nd time for the Grand Prize for...

Axway was delighted to sponsor the Grands Prix de l'Accélération Digitale 2020 (The 2020 Digital Acceleration Awards) for BFM Business, the prominent business television...
Transform it Forward with Anna Foat

Five lessons for Digital Transformation with Anna Foat 

It’s no secret that COVID-19 has changed everything about the world we live in. Digital Transformation is no exception. Transform it Forward podcast In the first...
integration specialist

How to double your productivity as an integration specialist

Seems like the answer to this question is to work harder. Put in more hours. But that is a recipe for burnout. There is...

How a Successful Bank Is Undergoing Digital Transformation

I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Daniel Le of Germany's Commerzbank. During the conversation, we covered topics such as defining success, motivating...

Ways of Working in an “Open Everything” World

Is your organization still trying to open up digital capabilities with a closed organization mentality and culture? If so, I feel your frustration! Opening your...

What Is Product Thinking?

Product Thinking comes down to problem-solving. Designers need to use Product Thinking in terms of products first and features second. When it comes to finding...
digital mindset

The Digital Mindset

The way we collaborate and interact with each other has substantially changed. Welcome to a series of blogs that explore the traits and tools...
Axway enterprise integration platform survey

Are your scorecards aligning or diverging for digital transformation?

Know the old saying that "What gets measured gets improved?" It has never been truer than today. Our Axway enterprise integration platform survey gives...
digital transformation is becoming digital business

Digital transformation is becoming digital business

Let’s face it, the world has gone digital. The world has been disrupted because of the pandemic, and digital transformation is now shifting to...
How to structure a successful digital transformation

How to structure a successful digital transformation

Insanity means doing the same thing over and over while expecting different results. I saw a quote earlier by a leading industry analyst firm that...
Architecture vision to action

Architecture: From Vision to Action

In the process of forming a new Architecture Group at Axway, I found myself explaining how this function fits into the overall R&D process...
Trends on the rise

Trends on the rise in uncertain times

From working remotely and adapting to a new office environment to retail shopping slowing down, what were once trends in one direction have shifted...
Open Everything

It’s time to Open Everything

So much of our lives are different today than they were in January. Remember those days? Jumping into an elevator, into the back of...
fallacy of a one-stop-shop

Business and technology: The fallacy of the one-stop-shop

We are using an increasing number of tools that all do one thing extremely well – and the mix looks different for every team,...
Whos's driving transformation?

Who is driving your transformation?

Six months ago, if you had asked, “Who is driving your digital transformation?” the response would have been entirely different from today. Now, the...
Open Banking vs. Open Health

Open banking vs. open health

Let me start by saying, this is about open data and the question of who owns the data: the customer (patient) or the vendor. In...
CSOS: A business case for APIs and Microservices

CSOS: A Business Case for APIs and Microservices

To the detriment of those around me, I often point out technology failures. Quite often, those failures relate to the inability to easily "break...

How the Catalysts scale! The full 4K Catalyst experience

While our trusty Catalyst, Kay Lummitsch was on lockdown in Zurich, he took time to reflect on his travels; crossing the world and giving...

The number-one bottleneck in digital project delivery

As businesses are transitioning their digital transformation projects to align with current challenges, they are encountering delays. The question asked repeatedly is, "Why can't...
API-First Digital government approach

The API-First Digital government approach, part 1: Trends

In a three-part blog series, we review the emerging digital government movement around the world. In this first part, we look at the trends...
BOTTEN & KLUMM show

BOTTEN & KLUMM SHOW | LET’S TALK ABOUT DIGITAL!

Digital transformation is everywhere. So two expert Digital Catalysts, Brian Otten (BOTTEN), and Kay Lummitsch (KLUMM) came up with a brilliant idea to invite...
Axway Open Up program

Innovate for people you care about! The Axway Open Up program

I recently had a very interesting discussion with a friend about challenges companies have as they transform and the difficulties they must act at...
What is a digital platform?

What is a digital platform? Platformization [French translation provided]

In a series of short articles, we will try to address the business transformations induced by technological innovations and the so-called digital innovations. We will...
Fitogether

Fit Together: How we hacked together a dream

The “Better Connected” Hackathon was the first step towards one of my dreams: to create a global running event at Axway. My idea was...

Why being on a Digital Journey is not enough

1979—I was thirteen years old when Pink Floyd released their album The Wall. I was overwhelmed. I can’t tell how often I was listening...
Accelerate Journey

What is Accelerate Journey?

Accelerate Journey is an exciting, new program for a digital state of mind. Through Accelerate Journey, Axway Catalysts — like myself — aims to...
Scalable hackathon model

Building Together: Scalable Hackathon Model

One of my old high school friends became a dietitian during college. After she graduated, she joined the military and served many overseas tours....

Around the corner: A business and IT virtual series powered by Axway Catalysts

“Around the corner” is a new business and IT virtual series led by the Axway Catalyst team. In this series, our elite team of technology...

Empathy and compassion are the new currency

Well, we thought we could go on like this—forever. We thought disruption would happen to others—not to us. And suddenly, we all got disrupted by...
Griffin Lab

What is the Griffin Lab?

The Griffin Lab is the name of Axway’s innovation lab, where the coolest features of the Axway platform are used in combination with other disrupting technologies to deliver brand-new customer experiences.  The Griffin Lab counts on a top-notch team that co-creates innovative...

Future IT LA: Digital innovation stories from IT leaders

On March 12, 2020, Axway sponsored IDG's Future of IT LA conference in Huntington Beach, CA. IDG brought together local businesses, organizations and agencies...
digital lesson

Digital lesson from different cultural approaches

The race for the South Pole At the beginning of the 20th Century, all around the world, strong adventurers were traveling to reach unknown countries...
innovation cycle

Enter the innovation cycle!

If you haven’t felt the pressure to innovate, perhaps you are missing out. Missing what? That agile cloud-native start-ups are constantly innovating, driving changes every...

Digital business is a people business: SERVIN’ UP DIGITAL EPISODE 2

It’s important to have a close relationship with your customers. In the second installment of my video series “Serving up Digital,” my friend, Andrea...
application-aware service proxies

What are Application-Aware Service Proxies?

To understand the definition of application-aware service proxies, we will first need to understand the need for them. For that, we need to delve...

Listen to the sounds your company makes

As you wander through cubicle land or navigate the landmines of an open office, you may hear soda cans opening and furious typing, quiet...
Big data as a service

What is big data as a service (BDaaS)?

What is BDaaS? Big data as a service (BDaaS) refers to the vast amount of data that is being stored, analyzed, processed and created...

How much are you willing to throw into the fire of transformation?

I am delighted to launch the first episode of Servin' Up Digital live on YouTube. For me, it was genuinely challenging to merge two...
Digital is destiny

Digital is destiny! Architecting your digital enterprise

Digital, Digital, Digital! Is it a buzz word or just another techno hype? I don’t think so, due to the fact that it’s about business...

Servin’ Up Digital: Culinary Answer to Digital Business’s (Burning) Questions

I must confess, I'm a damn foody! In my former life, I worked in gastronomy for years. Today I have close friends running restaurants...

Interview Engie: changing from a business model to one of “as a service” [Article...

ENGIE has been undergoing a significant transformation since 2016, making it the world leader in the transition to zero-carbon energy. Gérard Guinamand, Chief Data...

Axway’s Marcelo Ramos’ interview on Papo Fácil (Easy Talk)

Who doesn’t enjoy a good story? And we love to tell the story of how we started our operations in Latin America. Marcelo Ramos,...
IT market changes

Five technological aspects that have changed the IT market in the last five years

The search for efficiency, agility and practicality has led several sectors to leverage their services, such as banks, industries and retail. IT market changes It is...
What is hybrid infrastructure?

Why a hybrid infrastructure? Do you need to implement?

Technology terms are invented every day. Sometimes we use them, without a common understanding of what they mean. When you hear “hybrid infrastructure” what...
digital business integration

Demystifying APIs Part 2: Are companies ready for digital business integration?

Agile product and service releases, reduced costs of data reuse and business rules are some benefits of up-to-date technology.  Digital business integration We often say that...
APRA, ADIs and Banking

Show me the money, Mate!

In banking parlance, you probably have heard the words "learning" and "settlement" — especially in the context of payments. Simply put, it denotes the...
open banking innovation

Open banking will herald a new era of innovation, but there remain significant challenges

Ovum view Open Banking is one of the most widely discussed topics in the banking industry today. With good reason too, as the changes, Open...
Axway partners with DataCity

Axway partners with four startups in the DataCity program

This year, Axway partnered with Sopra Steria to participate jointly in the DataCity program in Paris. You may have heard or read about it,...
What's omniexperience

What’s omniexperience? Hint: It’s not about you!

What's omniexperience? An omnichannel strategy harmonizes the customer’s path into your organization. It’s about unifying the customer’s experience within your organization’s processes (often a...
digital API innovation

Catalyst and Digital Journeyman, Kay Lummitsch’s API Program Ramp-up Workshop — key takeaways

Axway Catalyst and Digital Journeyman, Kay Lummitsch presented an API Program Ramp-up Workshop at southern Sweden’s biggest food processing and packaging industry company. At...
digitally transformed

The difference between being digital and being digitally transformed

I think people, at least those that give it any thought, often confuse the transformation in “digital transformation” as a transformation to digital. Those people...
iPaaS Webinar

iPaaS webinar: Making the case for an iPaaS

Integration platform as a Service (iPaaS) simplifies any combination of cloud and ground deployment by providing prebuilt application connectors to the most popular SaaS...
Hip to be iPaaS AND iPaaS to be a HIP

Hip to be iPaaS AND iPaaS to be a HIP

There are two really big possibly ambiguous terms that are essential to us--essential to our strategy--and that tie to markets we serve. These terms...
Axway sponsor of Grand Prix de la Transformation

Axway, sponsor du Grand Prix de la Transformation des Business Models avec BFM Business....

Scroll down for the English version that is provided. Le Grands Prix de l’Accélération Digitale est un concours prestigieux, organisé par BFM Business, qui récompense...

Jumpstart your digital transformation with Axway’s Catalysts

In chemistry, a catalyst is a substance that increases the rate of chemical change. In business and technology, a catalyst is a person who...
What Is Digital Transformation? For Those Who Still Ask...

What is Digital Transformation? For those who still ask…

Being a passionate Digital Catalyst for many years, and working with countless organizations, I am tired of the term digital transformation. I can't hear...
Accounting solutions in the Cloud

Accounting is evaporating to the Cloud

Mainstream accounting solutions in the cloud are now available. This gives the opportunity for the accounting department to rethink their information system. Overcoming legacy accounting...
Navigating digital transformation

Navigating the network to digital transformation

Ever thought about traveling around in a recreational vehicle (RV)? The concept is great! An entire apartment containerized with all its dependencies in-house, allowing...
integration

Winning integration strategies to fuel digital business

We live in an age where data and technology are dominating industries, creating new market winners and crippling the old guard. The rise of...
roadmap to a digital business

Digital transformation: Realize business results

UPDATED 11/14/18 Fresh off last year's Gartner Application Strategies and Solutions Summit, I remain passionate about our customers realizing tangible business results with AMPLIFY. And...
types of digital strategies

The six types of digital strategies

I would like to promote the recent survey from the Harvard Business Review that identifies six types of digital strategies that I'm summarizing below. The offensive...
digital maturity of your company

How to assess the digital maturity of your company?

We are sharing with you today a sample list of questions that can help you better assess the digital maturity of your company. Digital maturity:...
API solution

The race to Digital Transformation

In today’s hyper-connected world, everything changes so fast, giving you no other choice but to act or react for digital transformation: New nimble and...
GDPR

Hello GDPR! What’s up?

What is new with GDPR? The regulation applies to any organization processing personal data, of a natural person who is in the European Union...
Hybrid Integration Platform

Disruption and cooperation go hand-in-hand in innovation

UPDATED 10/31/18 Disruption and innovation are two highly over-used words. I should know, I used them as currency for the longest time. Both words elicit...
Hackathon

Why do all banks start organizing hackathons?

Since 2015, we have been assisting in a new trend among banks consisting of organizing hackathons. Is this just a hype or does it...
digital shift

Will your business be left behind by the digital shift?

UPDATED 11/8/18 Nowadays, the landscape of business is certainly moving quickly. This is indeed a major shift in the tectonic plates of business that will...
Managed File Transfer Analytics

A journey in the digital DeLorean: How they shape our past

UPDATED 11/8/18 Even though it has now been 30+ years since the first Back to the Future film burst onto our screens, movie fans will...
digital transformation stories

Insights from the field: Real-world digital transformation stories

Updated 11/8/18 To ensure that our products and services can support the unique needs of our various customers, we spend a lot of time at...
digital business advantage

The future of business: Digital predator or digital prey?

UPDATED 11/5/18 Back in 2015, we finished up Axway Connections North America and it really was an excellent way to spend all this time with our...
Digital enablement

Planning digital transformation, think digital enablement

UPDATED 11/8/18 Back in 2015, we finished the first full day of sessions at Axway Connections North America and it was full of great conversations. The...
digital business advantage

Journey to accelerate digital in age of customer

UPDATED 11/9/18 Everyone is talking about accelerating digital business. Whichever way you turn, there’s no escaping the impact that digital technologies have on companies. Cloud...
digital era

Interoperability in the digital era

In a previous blog post, we highlighted why digital is at the top of the business agenda and why businesses are making the switch...
roadmap to a digital business

The IT roadmap to a digital business

UPDATED 11/9/18 In our previous installments on the digital business imperative, we discussed why the roadmap for a digital business is at the top of...
MFT ready

Digital business rethink: It’s time!

UPDATED 11/12/18 We recently discussed why embracing digital technologies should be at the top of your business agenda. We know via experience that working with...
MFT ready

Why digital is at the top of the business agenda

UPDATED 11/13/18 “Digital business” is a term that has been around for decades. In fact, it was mentioned in the second session of the 84th...

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