Industry Insider

​While it may be counterintuitive to make sweeping changes to enterprise software strategies amid a pandemic, the payoff could be substantial in the long run.

In this digital age, business dynamics are continuously evolving which can make it challenging for your IT team to keep up with the growing data requirements. This is a time when most organizations are moving to a digital-first approach where your applications and data systems can be the make-or-break factor behind your business’ success.

The Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) has revealed it will mark the completion of a nine-year program to transition Australian Government agencies to digital information and records management by undertaking a Digital Capability Review in early 2021.

COVID-19 tested business’ ability to pivot, and quickly, to remote work. Regardless of size, location or sector, organisations were left with only one choice to achieve business continuity -- sprinting towards digital transformation, regardless if they were ready to do so. 

There are new operational realities for enterprises, given the current uncertainties, making “automation at scale” critical for creating frictionless customer and employee experiences. Yet many initiatives have so far focused only on automating distinct processes.

ABBYY and Bizagi have formed a strategic alliance to disrupted manual businesses processes including onboarding, processing of loans, and accounts payable.

A well-funded startup in the crowded AI-based document automation market, Hyperscience, is targeting growth in the A/NZ region following an alliance with Israeli RPA and Process Discovery vendor Kryon.

Researchers have developed artificial intelligence technology that brings together imaging, processing, machine learning and memory in one electronic chip, powered by light. The prototype shrinks artificial intelligence technology by imitating the way that the human brain processes visual information.

Leading Australian explosives maker Orica is now well into the third release of a massive SAP transformation known as the 4S Program which will consolidate its global operations onto a single platform. Orica is the world’s largest provider of commercial explosives and innovative blasting systems to the mining, quarrying construction, and oil and gas markets.