The rapid changes under way in our customers’ business environments are creating strong demand for Digia’s information utilisation services. This growing area includes Integration and Analytics solutions and services, supported by Foresight consulting services. Information utilisation is an integral part of Digia's overall service and concept offering.
In an ever more competitive environment, companies are increasingly seeking a competitive edge based on information refined from data. Access to real-time information regardless of time and location, and the ability to read trends and verify the impact of actions taken in support of decision-making and foresight, are the keys to success.
Combined with advanced integration and analytics solutions, rapidly growing data volumes are creating a new dimension in day-to-day management and strategic business development.
As an information utilisation partner, companies want a reliable, collaborative service provider which is able to use a range of analytics and integration solutions to generate measurable value.
Digia's integration and analytics solutions enable customers to identify cause-and-effect relationships amongst the growing data volume, to engage in extensive data analysis and to predict changes in the highly cyclical business environment. Advanced solutions enable the utilisation of real-time data streams, data source pooling, data source consolidation and fast and creative data analysis.
Our information utilisation services are backed up by in-depth customer understanding, strong expertise in integration and analytics, a productised offering and our Service Centre concepts. In response to changing customer needs, Digia uses scalable, flexible and agile development and delivery models.
For Digia's Utilizing Information business, 2014 was a period of strong growth. Demand for integration and analytics solutions is predicted to outgrow the general IT service market, providing significant growth opportunities for Digia.
In 2014, key focus areas included key account management, new customer acquisition and integrated information utilisation, in order to better support Digia's overall offering.
Focus areas in 2015 include delivery capacity and the development of service centre concepts. We will further develop and expand our offering and services to continue catering for changing customer needs. Data visualisation, device independence, Big Data, cloud services, industrial Internet and proactive analytics are all trends that are challenging traditional business models and creating new business opportunities.