Robin Lipscomb is the EMEIA Head of Offerings & Portfolio development at Fujitsu’s operating within the Managed Infrastructure Services division. Robin has overall responsibility for the Ownership, Performance, Profitability and successful adoption of Service Offerings across all market segments across Europe. A former IBM’er with 27+ years in the industry, he has a deep rooted passion for inspiring others with his technological thought leadership and his sole charter and vision within Fujitsu is to create a compelling European portfolio of Cognitive, Contextual and Personalized transformational Services that directly correlate business challenges to desired business value outcomes for our customers.
In recent times in the IT industry, I’ve been left feeling more and more like I’ve just awoken from a rather deep slumber. Not so much comatose but perhaps a little disappointed or even disillusioned if I'm honest, but things are certainly changing...
As I metaphorically rise from this pseudo state... Read more
At Fujitsu Forum 2017 I joined Citrix’s Christian Reilly, VMWare’s Shawn Bass, Microsoft’s Anna Kopp and Google’s Harald Fratz onstage to discuss the future workplace.
The session was a chance for us to answer questions about various issues concerning Workplace 2025 – the subject of our latest white paper.
In terms... Read more
Somewhat disappointedly, we now live in a confused, uncertain and chaotic time where for the most part we appear to be almost de-humanising ourselves ahead of what seems to be substantive global change.
The economy, the threat to our liberties and the increasing reliance on working in an isolated yet... Read more
When you consider how quickly technology has changed the way we work today – the smartphone in your pocket packs more computing power than the computers used to put men on the moon in the ‘60s – it bears thinking about what could be around the corner. Not least... Read more
For a disruptive technologist like me to write about the part played by technology in sociological change is going to be somewhat challenging. I say this from the edge of a tipping point as we stand on the precipice of the next industrial revolution – but who knows, looking... Read more
Ever since the dawn of time we as human beings have always strived and wanted to achieve more. Throughout our relatively short inhabitation on the planet, we have been rather clumsily attempting to evolve our primitive minds presumably for a greater good by learning from our initial binary mistakes.... Read more
A cacophony of data, a wall of zeros and ones, if you will. We’re in the midst of a digital revolution where the terabytes of non-persistent data libraries that are regularly produced by enterprises, sensors, engines, utility companies, mobile phones, PCs and tablets (you get my drift) are meeting... Read more
The hyper-connected world that we now inhabit continues to alter the way we live, work and play. The perception of what a workplace (and workforce) really is and, most importantly, could be in the future is consistently being broken down and re-imagined. So when Microsoft launched its latest OS... Read more
Inevitably we are rapidly moving towards a world of hyper-connectivity where human-centric ICT, the Internet of Things (IoT) big data and the analysis of such will take centre stage.
And it is clear by the tools made available for developers in Windows 10 that Microsoft aims to play a major... Read more
Microsoft’s new eagerly awaited operating system, Windows 10, was launched to much fanfare this summer, signaling the company’s move to a more personal and contextual approach to delivering ICT services.
This paradigm shift is a reflection on the way people now consume ICT services and in how they work in... Read more