Magic Leap – Enterprise Communication

A few questions spring out of the latest video from Magic Leap Fortune’s Brainstorm: They made it clear in the video that they will target consumer applications first but they will also focus on communication and productivity within the Enterprise and they say...

Impressions of the Surface Hub Part 1

I’ve been spending several hours with the Surface Hub, my initial impressions from my first two to three hours were:  The hardware is well built, the touch capability is responsive and the UI of the device in general is well thought through and simple to use...

Skype for Business – moving to Skype?

Have Microsoft delivered on their promise to provide communication from the Living Room to the Boardroom? Honestly you’d have to say no. While they have technically joined the Consumer Skype world to the Skype for Business estate the integration is limited. The...

When your IT project has CEO Sponsorship

In a wide ranging interview Pascal Soriot explains how recent investment in telepresence has changed the way AstraZeneca works. Amazing to see a programme I led being called out. What it doesn’t say is that while the timelines were tight and we were using very...

Lessons from GE CEO

I’d highly recommend watching the 9 minute interview with Jeff Immlet. For 9 minutes you are getting many great lessons on how to run a company. Key points raised in the interview: You can no longer be a centralised company – you have to decentralise and use IT...