Forrester Webinar ANZ
Featuring Making smarter decisions about your application portfolio is critical. Your technology stack is a corporate asset that requires governance and refinement. Future fit technology executives know there is a right way to optimise the portfolio to remain modern and economically sound. Whether your organisation is in the red or the black, now is a good time to reduce, modernize, and redistribute your tech stack. As Australian technology executives grapple with the dual expectation of delivering efficient but effective outcomes in time of uncertainty now is the time to think holistically about all elements of the technology portfolio. Join our guest, Sam Higgins, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, where he will share the latest insights from Forrester on the business and technology priorities driving Australian technology executives to balance getting lean, getting organised and getting moving when it comes to freeing up both human and financial capital. And by doing so, how future fit technology leaders are then able to increase the opportunity for innovation and accelerate the next wave of business transformation. Join this webinar to learn: How to to make smarter decisions to optimise your application portfolio to remain modern and economically sound Insights on how to balance getting lean, getting organised and getting moving when it comes to freeing up human and financial capital How to increase opportunity for innovation to accelerate next wave of business transformation by being future fit
The Path to Composable Business Starts with Composable ERP
IT leaders are under more pressure than ever to deliver innovation and adapt applications. Though ERP systems have robust capabilities, they can also be expensive to run and hinder the agility needed keep up with the pace of change. To evolve into a composable business that incorporates modularity and best-fit applications instead of monolithic solutions, IT teams need to rethink their roadmaps – from a product-driven strategy to an application-driven strategy. To learn more about this shift, join Gartner Analyst, Denis Torii, for an engaging discussion on: – The definition of composable business and the main elements of this organizational vision – Why composable ERP is the future and how it’s enabling the composable business – Recent trends that highlight this shift and how organizations are adapting Date: May 26, 2022 Time: 12pm ET/9am PT Venue: Online
Getting off the Hamster Wheel of Vendor Patching for Enterprise Software
Information security expert Derek Brink of Aberdeen Strategy & Research sits down with Rimini Street’s Anne Plese to discuss the business case for virtual patching vs. vendor patching.
Take Control of Your SAP Relationship & Roadmap
SAP software is mission-critical and can be complex. The same can be said for SAP licensing which makes compliance difficult. Yet, being out of compliance can be an invitation for an audit which are an easy way for SAP to generate revenue at your expense and cause unwanted lock-ins. During this webinar you’ll learn smart ways to manage your SAP relationship, plus how to free your budget and liberate funds for innovation including digital transformation. Join this essential session as our experts explain how to respond to: SAP license negotiation strategies SAP audit triggers and tactics including Indirect Access Licensing questions when moving to third-party support Doug Gibson, Managing Partner at Invictus Partners along with James Ratcliffe, Service Solution Architect – SAP at Rimini Street will share guidance on SAP licensing as well as strategies to reduce your SAP support costs, free up resources and focus on your business initiatives.
Funding Secure, Compliant Transformation
Finding budget for digital transformation in the energy and utilities sector is a big problem. According to Gartner, about 90% of IT budget is spent on ongoing operations and enhancement costs, leaving only 10% for transformation and sustainability efforts. But there are creative solutions. Watch this virtual thought leadership webinar to gain insights on funding transformation in the utilities and energy arenas. The expert panelists dove into ways to shift resources, attract new talent, and quickly adapt to new changes in the industry.
Your Enterprise Software Blueprint: Building Business Resiliency and Funding Innovation Securely
IT professionals are continually challenged by budget constraints, a low inventory of skilled workers, and ongoing supply chain issues. Watch this virtual thought leadership webinar moderated by Anne Plese, Sr. Director of Product Marketing at Rimini Street. You’ll gain insights from two IT professionals who are creatively addressing these issues. They also discuss hot topics such as: IT modernization strategy, customer-driven innovation, upscaling internal talent, reskilling in the IT industry, and how to demonstrate the business value of IT solutions. Learn from Vinitha Simon, Head of Enterprise Architecture at Western Governors University, and Jeff Shepard, Senior IT Director at American Greetings AG Digital as they share ideas on how to develop comprehensive, strategic plans for your organization’s digital future.
Help Maximize Your SAP Investment and Drive Innovation
Many SAP licensees, even after paying their annual support invoices, still endure hours of self-support on customizations, chasing down support tickets and inflexible vendor roadmaps resulting in drained resources that could otherwise be deployed on projects to drive innovation. There’s a better way. Hear how T-Mobile optimized resources, filled skills gaps, and deployed their team towards bigger initiatives. Find out how to migrate to next-gen systems on your timetable instead of SAP’s — as well as how to address current SAP trends. It’s 10 minutes well spent. Watch now.
Prioritize Investments and Reduce Costs to Fund Digital Transformation for Retail
Competing successfully in retail has become increasingly tied to reducing costs and funding IT transformation. In this on-demand webinar Kayak founder Terry Jones, Wells Enterprises (and Blue Bunny ice cream brand) CIO Ryan Schaap, and Rimini Street president Sebastian Grady discuss the mandate for digital innovation in the complex, evolving world of retail. Learn how industry leaders are funding digital transformation for retail and implementing innovative technology; how you can reduce your enterprise software support budget and stop paying into a dated vendor support model; and how the 108-year-old parent company of the Blue Bunny brand is driving growth through acquisitions and digital transformation. Watch the on-demand webinar now.
Avoid Hidden ERP Costs to Help Fund Innovation and Your Future ERP
In this on-demand webinar, learn how IT leaders can avoid hidden ERP costs through third-party support and can then use the savings to help fund innovation, their future ERPs, and staff retention. Third-party support has origins in significantly reducing the cost of ERP software maintenance, but has become a key driver for enterprises to free up budget and the IT team for next-generation ERP solutions and digital innovation. In this presentation, Anne Plese of Rimini Street and Rebecca Wettemann of technology analyst firm Valoir also discuss addressing operational barriers to achieve IT roadmap success, engaging IT teams for staff retention, and how three Rimini Street clients unlocked millions of dollars in working capital to help fund digital transformation. Watch the webinar now.