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10/1/18 5:48 PM

AWS Leads the Pack in Cloud Services

The demand for cloud services continues to soar. Gone are the days when “the cloud” was simply a mysterious space to be feared or a worn-out buzzword to be ignored.Today’s executives are increasingly...

8/27/18 1:40 PM

4 Ways to Get Real ROI From Your Cloud Computing Investment

Millions of organizations have now adopted cloud computing, but many are still missing out on the full spectrum of benefits that the cloud can deliver. The truth is, many executives wrongly believe...

8/8/18 5:00 PM

Auxis Survey Report: RPA Adoption Statistics

In recent years, Robotics Process Automation (RPA) has emerged as one of the leading technologies in the market for automating business processes within organizations of all industries and sizes.

6/15/18 4:36 PM

5 Lessons Learned from Implementing and Operating RPA

Implementing RPA solutions has allowed many organizations to see some very powerful results.  In this blog, I will highlight some of the key “lessons learned” from implementing and operating RPA...

6/14/18 4:46 PM

Attend Costa Rica’s Top 2018 Shared Services LatAm Conference

Shared Services LatAm • Costa Rica 2018 | Camscat July 11 – 12, 2018 Intercontinental Hotel San José, Costa Rica   Now in its sixth year, The Shared Services Latin America Forum is one of the few...

6/12/18 9:14 AM

4 Reasons to consider Nearshoring Vs Offshoring

Shared Services and Outsourcing have both proven to be a great business model for reducing operating costs and gaining greater operational scalability for your back office while maintaining a high...

4/25/18 8:39 AM

“Getting Beyond the Hype – Part 2”: Key First Steps for RPA Success

In a recent blog post, I discussed the “hype and noise” around RPA, and shared my thoughts that, while RPA is clearly something that is coming to your back office operations, it is still somewhat of...

4/13/18 12:32 PM

"Getting Beyond the Hype": Where Are We With RPA in 2018?

You are hearing about it every day. According to HfS Research, there was a 63% growth in the global market for RPA software and services from 2016 to 2017. And there´s no sign of it slowing down.

4/5/18 3:19 PM

5 Common RPA Challenges and How to Overcome Them

While Robotics Process Automation (RPA) continues to grow across many industries, many decision makers still haven’t been convinced of the strategic benefits that automation can bring to the...

1/22/18 10:11 AM

Implementing the "Automation of Everything" in Your Ongoing DevOps Journey

By now, most organizations understand the benefits, and more importantly, the need to shift to an agile, DevOps model to survive in today's rapidly changing and hyper-competitive digital world. In...

1/15/18 3:04 PM

Attended VS Unattended RPA? Combine them to Help Customers and Employees

Recent developments in Robotic Process Automation (RPA) look a lot like the development of self-driving cars―as seen in the rear-view mirror. RPA has historically involved business process automation...

12/22/17 3:11 PM

6 Tips to Optimize Your IT Budget (Articles included)

According to the latest forecast by Gartner, worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.7 trillion in 2018, an increase of 4.3 percent from 2017 estimated spending of $3.5 trillion. In a recent...

12/7/17 3:16 PM

The Functions of a Modern Back Office

The typical back-office of most organizations spends 75-80% of their time “keeping the lights on.” This means transactional processing and non-value added activities. This dynamic leaves only 20-25%...

12/5/17 3:34 PM

Getting Started with RPA: 5 Key Lessons Learned

I suspect that a high percentage of people reading this article are already familiar with the basics of Robotics Process Automation (RPA), and the significant cost savings and efficiencies that RPA...

12/5/17 9:15 AM

Building your RPA Center of Excellence Dream Team

In a recent post, I shared 5 Lessons Learned on How to Get Started with Robotics Process Automation (RPA). These lessons ranged from “don’t drink the vendor Kool-Aid” to “embrace your workforce” to...

11/30/17 1:30 PM

7 Key Best Practices For a Shared Services Model Business Case

Today’s competitive business landscape calls for aggressive and sustainable ways to cut internal costs without compromising the service levels of the organization. One area that has been prone to...

11/2/17 9:49 AM

Managing DevOps With the Right Workforce Management Strategy

In our ongoing series, we started by highlighting the challenges businesses face in today's rapidly changing world of technology and services and the benefits that an agile, DevOps approach can bring...

9/13/17 3:00 PM

The DevOps Journey Begins with Governance

So, you have determined that implementing an agile DevOps framework and related business processes is the best strategy for your organization. The benefits are clear after all  ̶  faster...

8/22/17 5:01 PM

The Benefits of a DevOps Model

Today, companies in all industries rely on software to meet customer and user demands. Besides, peoples' expectations have changed dramatically in the last few years, as they demand instant,...

8/8/17 8:45 AM

7 Benefits of ITIL Service Management Implementation

In today's rapidly changing world of technology, businesses must be flexible and agile to adapt quickly when delivering critical IT services or risk getting left behind. This means setting up a wide...