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How to apply new control attitude to your digital backbone

Feb 19, 2019 | Esko Hannula

Every decent executive wants to have situations under control. But information systems, and particularly their inter-dependencies, have already grown beyond our ability to control them. Seeking full control is, unfortunately, a fool’s errand.

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How to succeed with 5,000 ERP related version updates per year?

Dec 04, 2018 | Esko Hannula

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Pro tips for painlessly cutting your IT budget in 2019

Oct 01, 2018 | Esko Hannula

Even in the best of times, we are constantly being asked to deliver more for each dollar in our budget while simultaneously maintaining existing output. Here are a few tips and tricks to help you stretch your IT budget in 2019.

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How to test a business process

Sep 13, 2018 | Esko Hannula

A while ago I ordered some pizza online – well 41 pizzas, to be exact. The process was smooth: open a mobile app, choose the products, transfer to shopping cart, fill in delivery details, contact info, and credit card data, click “Pay now”. Then something really odd happened: I saw an order confirmation flash on the screen but in a couple of seconds it was blotted out by a big, red “payment refused” message. At the same time, my email inbox notified me I had a new message. The message said my pizza order was received and confirmed. Was it, really? I needed to feed 40 hungry people.

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QA robot is your answer, when you want to hire more developers and fewer testers!

Jan 19, 2018 | Esko Hannula

Are you struggling to get all your code released? So are many others. The solution may be hiring a robot – a QA robot! 

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Robotic Process Automation: Reaping rewards and managing risks

Nov 30, 2017 | Esko Hannula

If you’ve ever had anything to do with banking, financial services, insurance or even health care, chances are that you’ve unwittingly come within range of what’s known as RPA, or Robotic Process Automation.

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