Enterprise-wide approach to open transformation, at Red Hat Summit

Our new era is one of unprecedented change—and possibility. The rapid pace of disruption and innovation that we call digital transformation is fueled by the combination of people, process and technology; forcing interactions at levels we have never before seen, to fundamentally remake the enterprise. While many organizations are relying on cutting edge technology to fuel transformation, experts, and our own experience, tell us that just adding new technologies to the portfolio is not enough to win at transformation. 

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What factors make companies fail to adopt emerging technologies?

Innovating and adopting emerging technology is practically mandatory for any company, regardless of its segment of activity, due to systems and technology now supporting the business, and the way companies sell their products or provide services to their customers.

Everybody talks about emerging technologies and the importance of companies adopting such technologies that are super innovative and have great potential to transform the way we work. However, because they are still recent and have not been widely explored or tested, they generate insecurity and challenges at the time of adoption.

To adopt innovative technologies, it is necessary to understand the challenges brought with it and look for ways to facilitate massive adoption. After all, there is no point in just having one silo or department interested in adopting emerging technologies, if the rest of the organization does not understand the benefits of this change.

But what are the real factors that blocker emerging tech adoption within companies?

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Red Hat’s Open Innovation Labs – Wins Award

Red Hat’s own Open Innovation Labs took home Computing Magazine’s 2019 award for “Best Digital Transformation Product or Service.” Competing against nine finalists, Red Hat’s immersive transformation service has seen huge success across the industry. Incorporating key elements of open-source, Open Innovation Labs delivers more than digital transformation.

It revolutionizes culture.

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The Role of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Digital Transformation

In my previous post on Open Digital Platforms, I introduced the five domains of strategy that Digital Transformation is changing, I looked at how developing digital platforms can lead to significant competitive advantage. In this post, I focus on the data domain and look at the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) in turning data into assets, thereby supporting Digital Transformation.

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Open Digital Platforms

Digital Transformation is a term that’s become almost as ubiquitous as Cloud Computing and Big Data, but what does it actually mean? How is it related to a digital platform and how does the openness of a platform influence its successfulness?

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The Open Innovation Labs DevOps Experience 

At the Red Hat Open Innovation Labs, we’re excited about the theme for this year’s Red Hat Summit, the Power of the Individual. It’s a theme that drives us on the Labs team every day as we execute on our mission to accelerate the delivery of our customer’s innovative ideas. A key element of our success to date has been to build and maintain a DevOps culture, which is why we’re presenting a session at Red Hat Summit called “The Open Innovation Labs DevOps Experience.” We’ll discuss the key behaviors and processes we’ve put into place, how we’re using tools like Ansible and OpenShift, and ultimately how this leads to an immersive experience we can offer to your team.

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Accelerating Time To Value In The New Digital Economy

Today, most organizations have significant internal datasets and digital services. These resources have the potential to be converted into new revenue streams by securely exposing them to customers and partners as web services. The availability of a number of open source web service frameworks, has meant that it has never been easier to develop RESTful APIs and expose these resources to customers. This allows organizations to validate an idea or hypothesis and capture customer feedback in a matter of weeks or possibly even days.

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