‘Manufacturers need to increase digital push’
Companies in the manufacturing industry are missing an opportunity for greater profits by not digitizing enough. That's according to research by IDC InfoBrief, sponsored by IFS.
For the most part, manufacturers are busy addressing recurring problems. The survey was done among companies in both E... Read more
European regulators seek to redefine limits on market power
The proposed market definition regulations mark the first revision of the rules since 1997.
EU regulators announced that they intend to issue an update to the Commission's 'Market Definition Notice', a set of guidelines that regulators use to determine a company's relative power to control the m... Read more
‘SMEs can keep up with growth by focusing on digitization’
Dutch SMEs can keep up with the sector's tremendous growth by focusing on digitization. This is what ING bank's economists conclude in a recent sector update.
According to the local sector update, the growth of the Dutch tech industry -- which includes giants like ASML and Philips -- increased s... Read more
‘EU risks ten-year lag on Digital Decade goals’
According to AWS, the European Union is at extreme risk of delaying its digital goals due to a lack of cloud and technical expertise.
Last year, the European Commission launched a 2030 vision under which 80 percent of the population acquires digital skills, 5G connectivity, and online public ser... Read more
‘Only 3 percent of digital strategies lead to new revenue stream’
Though nearly three-quarters of all EMEA organizations have a digital strategy, very few strategies create optimal value. A new survey from Nutanix points to a gap between business and IT.
Nutanix surveyed the digitalisation of organizations in EMEA. Although most organizations digitalise rapidl... Read more
‘Collaboration between business and IT yields great benefits’
Solid cooperation between business and IT enables success, PwC concludes in a recent study.
According to the recent study, organizations -- and management in particular -- do well to invest in ensuring IT and business departments are on the same page. Benefits include the ability to adapt to rap... Read more
Survey: EU firms lag behind US peers in adopting digitalization
The EIB Corporate Digitalisation Index says EU firms are 30% slower to digitalise than their US counterparts.
By 2020, 37% of European firms had still not adopted any advanced digital technology, compared with 27% in the United States. That is one of are the key findings of the new edition of th... Read more
Cloud is gaining ground in Dutch SMEs’.
A study by Capterra shows that Dutch SMEs use a relatively large number of cloud-based solutions. Hybrid solutions take up a smaller share of the market.
The study shows that the cloud is working hard in the Netherlands. More than half of the participants in the study work with cloud-based sol... Read more
Dutch companies are still struggling with digitisation’.
28% of Dutch companies consider themselves to be a disruptor; a company that can challenge the established order. But only 1 in 25 Dutch companies falls under the Digital Leader category. This is shown by the Dell Technologies Digital Transformation Index (DT Index), which was compiled jointly with ... Read more
The Netherlands ICT: ‘The government’s digital ambitions are missing from the bill on millions’.
According to the Netherlands ICT, sector association of the ICT sector, the government's ambition to make the Netherlands the digital leader in Europe is not reflected in the bill of millions. No money is being set aside for major structural changes to make the Netherlands future-proof, says Lotte d... Read more