Building Towards Continuous Innovation: Five Essential and Four Advanced Must-Have Capabilities for Agile Retailers
With Amazon setting the pace of innovation at 3,000 live upgrades per day, agility has become every retailer's top strategic priority. But the replacement of the old, months-long release cycle with a continuous stream of innovation forces a fundamental re-think of how software is created and operated.
Agility is a business imperative
According to a recent survey, retail CEOs believe that their industry will see more change in the next 10 years than in the previous 50 years. Not surprisingly, the technology will be the key driver of growth. Using technology to keep up with the sophisticated and connected consumers across all channels, . . .
The remarkable thing about 2014 is how every CTO and CIO seem to have finally gotten the memo that agility in software development and operations is not a buzz or a fad, but a direct and immediate threat to the survival - their own and their company's. A report after report from various consulting and analyst firms places agility and . . .