Why is it harder for established firms to digitise?

Digital technologies create opportunities to develop new business models, serve customers in innovative ways and run organisations more efficiently and profitably. However, many digital transformation case studies relate to new start-ups, or digital entrants like Uber; they bear scant resemblance to the more traditional and established businesses with complex technology infrastructures and systems developed over […]

Exception & Waracle invest in Wallet.Services Blockchain Technology

Martin Burke, Group Executive Chairman, Exception and Waracle says, “Wallet.Services is an impressive company and we’re eager to collaborate and assist with its growth. This investment highlights our commitment to be at the forefront of emerging technologies in Scotland.” Chris Martin, CEO, Waracle, added, “We’re excited to be involved and we hope we can help […]

Exceptional results

We achieved increases in Revenue and Profit for another consecutive year, continuing our progress of achieving an increase in every year to date. The business recorded a 25% rise in Annual Revenue to £26 million. Furthermore, we experienced Pre-Tax Profit growth of over a third (37%) to £1.5 million. Last year we added Waracle to […]

In the rush to Digital, how do you keep your IT department relevant?

The new world of cloud, social media and mobile is one of fast-paced change and short development cycles, iterative releases, new functionality, often in response to customer feedback.  Many challengers and innovators in this area are used to operating at a pace that limits exposure to delivering in a highly regulated environment or in dealing […]

How to advance Health and Social Care? Ask Alexa!

The ability to ask Alexa (Amazon Echo) to play our favourite music track or seek her reassurance on whether your umbrella is needed is arguably not one of life’s essentials, at least not yet.  But this device alone illustrates at the very least the advances of voice recognition technology – even with a Scottish accent. […]