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Breaking down the walls between applications

Service integration and automating the flow of data between applications is essential in building a digital organisation.

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Speeding into the future of network automation

In our increasingly digital world, the ability to adopt and leverage new technologies is essential in giving organisations a competitive advantage.

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The rise of blockchain at SXSW Part 1

Self-proclaimed as ‘the most diverse, collaborative and inventive communities in the world’, the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival was first launched in Texas, in 1987

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The rise of blockchain at SXSW Part 2

In my last SXSW round-up blog, we left off with a recap of SXSW Interactive, where blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) was far and away the hottest topic.

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BYOA: How businesses can manage the ‘bring you own app’ trend

‘Bring your own app’ (BYOA) – or in other words, employees using third-party applications in the workplace.

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Q & A: a closer look at BYOA, device security, and the future of work

The ‘Bring Your Own App’ phenomenon is the latest sign that the line between work and life is blurring, and companies need to support this change if they want to get the most from their people.

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It's 2018! Why do we need a manifesto for smarter working?

Dimension Data is urging employers and employees to agree on the principles of smarter working and has unveiled a ‘Manifesto for Smarter Working’ aimed at addressing cultural barriers.

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Introducing the Dimension Data Manifesto for Smarter Working

Technology has put smarter working within easy reach but company culture remains a hurdle for many. The way many of us work has changed dramatically in recent years.

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Enhancing client experiences through the platform economy

It’s the dawn of the platform economy; an era where the organisation has to undergo a fundamental shift in operating model from the traditional to the digital.

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Expanding Connected Conservation in 2018

For 27 years, Dimension Data and Cisco have been partners in delivering on a greater good for the world.

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Programmable infrastructure and the rise of the hyperconnected workplace

It all started with the software-defined data centre. Then we saw software-defined WAN. Recently, we have also begun to see Software Defined Networking for the branch and campus environments.

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