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Accelerated Now:

Engineering your technology-driven future



Dave Reid and Cristene Gonzalez-Wertz discuss the next wave of accelerated change.





In these exciting but challenging times, it’s critical to capitalise on new opportunities and overcome heavy burdens.

Drive to those ends with three key actions. Create differentiated, strategic advantages by developing a deep understanding of industry and ecosystem economic patterns, and leveraging the software-defined, platform-driven world. Power intelligent, sustainable operations by minimising technical debt and optimising supply chains to transition into positive business growth. Manage favorable forward transitions by building agility in the workplace and adopting a strong posture to deal with ever-increasing cyber-threats.

DXC Leading Edge will explore these issues as the evolution of our Accelerated Now agenda. Our initial series covered the five pillars of change for business agility. Explore those topics in our section Thriving in the Accelerated Now (below).   




In the Accelerated Now, business and technology will jointly change according to business need, customer expectations or opportunity.

Thriving in the Accelerated Now

The world is more digitally connected and faster than ever. Business and technology are more closely aligned than ever. To stay ahead, organisations must adapt, adopt and innovate for business agility and growth. Five factors of accelerated change guide leaders to match the right technologies with the right outcomes.


Five factors of change for business agility

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Investing wisely in a hybrid technology world

Organizations need to make the right investment choices when planning business transformation and managing old and new IT estates. Wardley Mapping can help.
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Mastering platform-driven business

A new era of data pipelines and digital platforms, driven by software engineering, will create organizations designed for flow and business transformation.
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Boosting data metabolism to improve decision making

Decision makers need relevant data, at the right time and speed, to derive actionable insights for effective data-driven decisions.
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Committing to the human experience

Organizations must understand the entire human experience and people’s relationship with technology in order to optimize business agility and performance.
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Achieving (truly) sustainable sustainability

Digital is key to the circular economy and sustainability. Technology plays a major role to enable companies to flourish in this economy and meet ESG goals.