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For a community to be genuinely smart, the components that make it smart need to work together

May 3, 2018 / Coforge Consulting /

Technologies and components that make cities, campuses, and communities smart are usually developed over time and by different providers at different stages. While this is fits nicely with funding and construction cycles, it usually results in technologies that don’t work together as well as they could because the stages are completed individually. This leads to […]

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50 combined years in ICT and Marketing has told us a few things

August 19, 2017 / Coforge Consulting /

There’s a natural gap between business needs and the services that most providers offer. Most service providers specialise in particular aspects of the communications or technology mix such as graphic design, web development, content systems, advertising placement or technical solutions. They are often excellent in their areas of expertise, but to get the most out of them, […]

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Taking time out to plan is difficult but critical

March 19, 2017 / Coforge Consulting /

Growing businesses often have to prioritise resources between business as usual and development. Teams are usually busy delivering everyday services and sometimes don’t have the depth of planning experience.  Tasks and projects can be outsourced to agencies and service providers but it still requires internal resources to brief, manage and guide the development process. We […]

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Sometimes you have to pause to really go forward

November 19, 2016 / Coforge Consulting /

Many organisations tend to break development down into discrete chunks to fit with time frame, budget and management frameworks. Whilst this delivers progress on the surface, often the individual don’t coalesce, resulting in future fragmentation, work-arounds and additional costs. We have found that taking the time to look at how the stages join together and doing […]

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Knowing what you don’t know is critical

August 19, 2016 / Coforge Consulting /

Traditional marketing and ICT providers are good at providing services and solutions to a brief, but how do you make sure the brief gets the best strategic outcome for your organisation? There is a conflict if suppliers shape the brief because there is a motivation to think around the solutions that they can provide. Most internal teams […]