Blogs - Fruition Partners

How to create internal support for real change in your IT department

Karel van Zeeland
Karel van Zeeland

In organisations of every stripe, IT departments are finding themselves in a squeeze: juggling rapid market changes, pressure to meet faster turnarounds and demands from above to cut costs. Unsurprisingly, then, IT transformations are high on the agenda, in order to create the efficiencies and... Read More

How to refactor into sustainable applications with OutSystems

Jeffrey Meijer
Jeffrey Meijer

What is one of the first things that come to mind when you think of Italy? Spaghetti, right? Who doesn’t like spaghetti on a beautiful summer evening alongside a glass of wine? I have to admit that I am one of those spaghetti lovers but not when it comes to coding your Low Code application. But... Read More

How to assess your multi-vendor management maturity level

Bas van Roon
Bas van Roon

If your organisation finds itself operating in a multi-vendor landscape, it will undoubtedly have some capabilities already in place to manage the services of multiple suppliers. It could be that you yourselves are juggling the management of vendors or that you have another solution in place –... Read More

The hidden costs of IT: how to increase the value of your IT department

Karel van Zeeland
Karel van Zeeland

If you’re a larger, established business that’s been around and operating for a number of years, there’s a strong likelihood that you’ve built up a landscape of legacy IT systems, software, partnerships and ways of working.  Read More

6 key capabilities your team needs to survive (and thrive in) multi-sourcing

Bas van Roon
Bas van Roon

In a multi-vendor landscape where suppliers and internal delivery units often sit in silos, using their own tools and processes and with no unified view, Service Integration and Management (SIAM) creates a seamless integration and standardisation of ways of working. Read More

Management of Change (MoC) in times of Corona

Ruud Koot
Ruud Koot

Behavioural change is and will remain a thing. Many Change managers know, what many executives find hard to accept: people essentially do not want to change.And for good reasons, because changing ingrained behaviour requires extra effort and we don't like that. And we don’t have to feel guilty... Read More

The benefits of an integrated multi-vendor landscape

Bas van Roon
Bas van Roon

Feeling the strain of multi-sourcing? Moving from the challenging, chaotic environment of siloed suppliers where ownership is lacking and quality issues arise daily, to a collaborative and coordinated landscape of multiple suppliers might feel like an unachievable feat. In truth, it isn’t easy or... Read More

Signs it’s time for a stronger multi-sourcing approach

Bas van Roon
Bas van Roon

Outsourcing isn’t new. It’s been on the agenda for CIOs for many years, but its complexities have evolved rapidly – particularly with the rise in multi-sourcing.   Read More

How to demonstrate the true value of your IT department

Pasqual Dukker
Pasqual Dukker

With IT no longer simply the supporting backbone of a business, but now both the engine and the fuel, CIOs are in the spotlight and, consequently, are under immense pressure. They find themselves having to take on more work, whilst make savings and, in tandem, enable digital enterprise, integrate... Read More

Take your operations to the next level with automation

Roan van Helten
Roan van Helten

Automation is everywhere. From smart home appliances to customer service bots and even self-driving cars. It’s also the key to ensuring the ServiceNow platform performs at its best.  Read More