As we move from the WHY to the HOW of organisational transformation, the Project Management Office (PMO) is emerging as a key driver of change. Successful transformation requires effective, enterprise-wide project, programme and portfolio management. The PMO is fast becoming the de facto organisational structure for standardising project management best-practice, ensuring that ...

Another Microsoft offering has recently been confirmed as a ‘Leader’ in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant – this time SharePoint for Content Services Platforms. Already this year, Microsoft Data Management Solutions for Analytics (DMSA), Microsoft Azure for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Power BI for Business Intelligence and Analytics have also been confirmed as Gartner ...

Last Friday, we held a very successful Bridgeall coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The morning included a Bake Off competition, with one of our external associates being locked in a room full of home baking submitted by Bridgeall staff, partners and friends. As you can see from the featured image, the response from our team was overwhelming. The winning entr ...

In a recent blog post, Bridgeall announced the successful launch of our new Project Management Office (PMO) solution developed to help organisations deliver their digital transformation and change management programmes by ensuring a consistent, best-practice approach to project management and governance. A modern web application built on the collaborative functionality and rob ...

Successful business transformation requires projects to be delivered on time, on budget, with agreed objectives being achieved. Given the complexities involved in managing multiple projects, Bridgeall are delighted to announce the official launch of our new Project Management Office (PMO) solution. Based on our own extensive experience of delivering ‘exceptional software assu ...

Following our participation last year, another four hearty souls from Bridgeall will brave the cold by sleeping outside to raise funds for the Action for Children charity. Byte Night is Action for Children’s biggest annual fundraiser. A national ‘sleep-out’ event, hundreds of people from the technology industry will give up their beds for one night to help change the lives of ...

As stated in previous blog posts, migrating to the Cloud does not automatically translate into digital transformation. A wide range of other complex issues are involved. Digital transformation, however, cannot take place unless supported by the Cloud. The flexibility provided by a Cloud-enabled infrastructure is essential for the digital transformation of your organisation. Us ...

The main purpose of the Bridgeall blog is to disseminate informative and thought provoking articles covering a broad range of topics relevant to the world of software development, IT, digital disruption and transformation. Over the last year or so, we have covered topics such as the Cloud; Accelerating Digital; Business Intelligence and Data Analytics; GDPR; IR35; various Micr ...

A previous blog post, from March of this year, warned of an emerging digital skills crisis in the UK public sector. According to a National Audit Office report, the UK government will need to spend £725 million over the next five years on training new digital staff. Two thousand new hires with digital expertise will be required to keep pace with the increase in demand. We also ...

It is now widely accepted that the UK is facing a digital skills crisis. As argued in previous blog posts, the digital skills gap is a major barrier preventing the UK’s public sector from leveraging the full potential of digital transformation. In the private sector, many businesses are stuck in a cycle of poor productivity due to a shortage of digital skills. In order to bet ...