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Digital business, digital agenda, digital transformation – these statements are already cliches. Company owners, executives, business managers and everybody else tries to piggy-back on the ‘digital’ trend. What does digital, become digital or being digital really mean in the business context? And although everybody intuitively understands, let me tease you Continue Reading

Piotr Chmielewski February 8th, 2016

It seems clear to everyone that the media industry is undergoing a fundamental transformation, from all perspectives. Consumers wanting their content anywhere, anytime and on any device, and new technologies enabling superior media delivery and experience wreak havoc on the industry. All these changes come from new ways of outsourcing Continue Reading

Piotr Chmielewski September 9th, 2015

I recently stumbled upon an interesting study by Altimeter Group regarding the state of Digital and Digital Transformation. It is a high level and a rather generic research, however, a few interesting and useful elements can be found there.

Digital transformation may mean many things to many people so AltimeterContinue Reading

Piotr Chmielewski May 18th, 2015

Last week, Hugo and myself were at TheNextWeb (TNW) Europe conference. Ekipa had a stand there so the first day we were pretty busy (even CNBC visited us!!!). The second day however, we had a little bit more time to look around. Honestly, there were not so many smashing presentations Continue Reading

Piotr Chmielewski April 27th, 2015

Last time I discussed choices companies might consider regarding the type of technology and business leadership. Summarizing, there is an entire spectrum available, from being totally passive (not doing anything) to becoming a trend-setter. Trend Setter TechnologyObviously, these choices are dictated by many factors. Certainly appetite for risk, management technical and product … Continue Reading

Piotr Chmielewski March 16th, 2015

I bet you have wondered many times what all these new high-tech buzzwords mean to you. Are these just hype? Should you take them seriously? And what should you do about them?

Publishers often provide top 10 (or top something) technology or business trends lists that will have some kind … Continue Reading

Piotr Chmielewski March 6th, 2015

Seeing what is currently happening in Ukraine is very disturbing. Nations discuss, politicians argue, billions of people can see it on TV. But Ukrainians experience it every day.

In the other parts of the world, especially the developed ones, we can all enjoy a relative peace and prosperity. Does this … Continue Reading

Piotr Chmielewski February 6th, 2015

This might be controversial but I dare to write it here: the biggest risk in software outsourcing is … not doing it. Nowadays, we need to move swiftly, we need flexibility and we need to adjust to ever changing business conditions. Opportunities come and go and their windows keep shrinking. … Continue Reading

Piotr Chmielewski February 1st, 2015