Forecast: Cloudy with a good chance of gain…A new blog on Cloud Computing and managing its promise for all executives
You are driving down the interstate. Ahead is an 18-wheeler struggling up the grade. You swing out to pull around him and give it the gas. What the $#!%? On your right is a wall of trucks – a dozen in all - acting as one long train. Meet your first robot. There is a...read more
No longer will just a few companies control the supply of essentials and extract obscene margins from you. Behold the world of D2C (Direct to Consumer) – a business approach that only exists because of digital engines. They are really just modest products we use...read more
The Digital Upheaval Has Transformed Even Money, Creating Cryptocurrencies. Why Has China Banned Them? Is This a Signal?
All money is fiat currency. Its value depends upon your faith in the state that backs it. Bitcoin’s value is skyrocketing because it does not depend on faith in a government. Is this a warning flag on the future? Talk about the impact of digital transformation. The...read more
Last week’s blog about the potential demise of FANGs (acronym for Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google + Apple) got quite a response. Going Digital requires imagining different futures. Try this. Last week we explored what might bring one or more of the FANGs down....read more
My passion is helping companies benefit from the disruption caused by new information technologies (IT). I’ve found that too often organizations facing these challenges focus heavily on the technology, while the broader implications to business functions, markets, competitive position, processes and people are often overlooked or minimized.