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WELCOME

ello and welcome to the May

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Scott Petty, outlines how the British

edition of Gigabit.

business hopes to redefine what it

For this month’s cover story, we

means to be a modern-day telco.

speak to Scott Rice, CIO at Sprint

Elsewhere, Chris Fielding, CIO

Corporation. In an exclusive interview,

of Sungard Availability Services,

he discusses how the sky’s the limit

identifies the key factors driving

when it comes to the telecom’s

the global colocation data centre

legendary digital

market and Mei Lee Quah,

transformation.

Associate Director at Frost & Sullivan, forecasts what

“Digital transformation

the future will hold for

has to be core to your

the payments market.

organisation’s inner being if you’re going to be successful,”

Scott Rice, CIO, Sprint Corporation

says Rice. “We have had a legacy of doing things

On top of this, Gigabit also examines some of the top startups you need to know in the data science

not only to survive but to thrive.”

and machine learning space.

Next, we speak to Stephen Jamieson,

Don’t forget to also read our

Head of SAP Leonardo

exclusive digital reports on

at SAP UK & Ireland, to learn how

Accenture, SAP, IGM Financial

the technology giant is creating a

and more.

connected world with M2M and IIoT.

Enjoy the issue!

Meanwhile, with the roll-out of 5G

Laura Mullan.

on the horizon, Vodafone UK’s CTO,

laura.mullan@bizclikmedia.com

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