Bilderbeek Keynote at IT-Dagen 2011

Here is a summary of our keynote at IT-Dagen 2011 in Copenhagen on February 10, 2011. The slides are embedded in this post but can also be downloaded here. The keynote centered on three recent bilderbeek consulting theme posts: Four Scenarios for Digital Europe: Are We Ready? Digital Society Continuity Management Balancing The Cloud We […] Read more »

Four Scenarios for Digital Europe: Are We Ready?

We love scenario thinking here at bilderbeek consulting! As we are preparing for a keynote at IT-Dagen 2011 in Denmark on February 10, we are looking at the current and future state of digital government in Europe. We will not talk about the current state here, but rather the future. There are four likely scenarios […] Read more »

Four Public Cloud Computing Scenarios: Planning For The Cloud

Scenario planning is used by business strategists to prepare their companies for different futures. Why is this necessary? Simply because predicting the future is not an exact science. If the future cannot be known it is only prudent to be prepared for several permutations of possible futures. A popular way of scenario planning is sketching […] Read more »

Digital Society Continuity Management

Yes, you heard it here first! The new buzz word is digital society continuity management. What it is? Well, business continuity is the activity performed by an organization to ensure that critical business functions will be available to customers, suppliers, regulators, and other entities that must have access to those functions. Digital society continuity thus […] Read more »

Balancing The Cloud

In a previous post we talked about how ICT departments should evolve to cloud service desks. These cloud service desks would preselect cloud services on suitability, interoperability, compliance, and security. They would present an approved cloud services menu to business users to choose from. We have now updated the model we base this on and […] Read more »