With a significant high street presence and an increasing online business, major UK retailer John Lewis is reshuffling its IT stack to form a more data-centric business operation.
With so many changing trends impacting the
way companies handle their data storage, core software applications and online
web presence these days, John Lewis will move to embrace the so-called 'DevOps'
methodology that combines both (software) 'developer' needs and those of (IT)
TAKEAWAY THOUGHTJohn Lewis has taken a proactive approach toward embracing the newest thinking in data-centric business-technology theory. Firms who fail to consider how new technology platforms could impact their business risk growth, opportunity and ultimate market failure.