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Innovation: A buzzword or catalyst for change? 

Innovation is not just a buzzword; it is something that requires active implementation and a deep understanding of how it can be implemented at all levels of an organisation to yield the best outcomes. In this blog, our Head of Central Government will discuss the role of innovation in driving…

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Transforming Media: The Automation Revolution

The Media industry is undergoing a rapid transformation, driven by the emergence of new technologies, platforms, and consumer preferences. In this competitive and dynamic landscape, media organisations need to find ways to deliver high-quality content, engage with their audiences, and optimise their operations. Automation is one of the main drivers…

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Strengthen your ERP with Power Platform: What, Why, and How

In a constantly evolving world, the crucial question for companies remains: How to transform our ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) into agile, innovative systems perfectly aligned with our specific needs? The answer lies in the seamless fusion between the robust functionality of ERP and the revolutionary power of the Microsoft Power Platform . 

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Re-imagining Financial Transformation with The Financial Times

This blog explores the strategies and insights raised during a recent discussion that our team held in partnership with the Financial Times. It will cover the complexities and opportunities inherent in financial transformation, focusing on the integration of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems as a cornerstone for business success.

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Transforming Regulation

On Wednesday, 29th November, I was privileged to be one of the hosts for 'Transforming Regulation', an event run by Hitachi Solutions and Microsoft at the Microsoft London HQ in Paddington. The event was attended by over 25 senior government stakeholders from 13 different organisations, covering many different manners of regulation,…

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How to get the public sector ready for artificial intelligence

Governments worldwide are straining to catch up with advances in artificial intelligence (AI) but attempts to do so are only throwing up more questions around security and instructive use cases.

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Leading by example: professional services embrace the pace of change

As featured in Raconteur, find out why Professional Services must embrace the pace of change and adapt ahead of multiple complex transformations.

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Dynamics 365 Human resources merged into Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Microsoft recently announced the merge of Dynamics 365 Human resources into Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations cross-app capabilities! This is great news as organisations will not have to worry about integration between D365 Human Resources and D365 Finance and Operations anymore while getting all the functionality present in D365…

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What does it take to be a successful project manager at Hitachi Solutions?

Every quarter, we have a team event where all the Project Management and Governance teams across our European business come together in London for a series of talks and collaborative sessions. The value of these sessions is in building closer relationships across groups of people that often work in remote…

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Making a success of Digital Transformation in Financial Services

Hitachi Solutions recently hosted a roundtable with leaders from across the Financial Services industry, including delegates from the core sub-sectors: Banking & Capital Markets, Insurance and FinTech. The discussion centered around best practice for ensuring successful digital transformation in the sector. This blog explores the themes we discussed and shares…

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PowerApps Portals – Use Web API to Create, Update and Delete records

Up to now (pre-version 9.3.3.0), PowerApps Portals and Power Pages only had one method to update entities back to the database, and that was to use Entity Forms.  This has been severely limiting in what can be done with the user interface where updates are needed.  You either had to…

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How to build your digital transformation roadmap

Hitachi Solutions and Microsoft came together on Thursday 3rd March for a hybrid event to understand the opportunities and challenges for Professional Services organisations. Featuring a customer story from Alexander Mann Solutions' Chief Technology Officer, Andrew Wayland, you can watch all four sessions from the morning below, and explore how…