Most Recent Articles in Business Capability
IT’s Massive Role in Connected Products
If your company is in a product oriented business where commerce is about buying, moving, making and selling physical items, information technology tends to be pretty standard and somewhat out of the mainstream business. Most product companies have insulated themselves from a significant impact of IT downtime. Warehouses can often work for an hour or more without IT connection, manufacturing plants tend to reduce dependency on corporate computing and retailers can do business if the network connection is cut.
IOT for Breakthrough Cost Reductions
The one enduring competitive advantage over 40 years of strategy thinking is low cost. Not low price, but low cost. When your cost to produce is lower than the competition, you have the option to pursue differentiation in price, features, service, innovation, and quality.
New Study: 75% of C-Level Execs Admit Being Unprepared for 2015. $85 Million Lost Last Year
75% of CIOs and CFOs recently surveyed believe their enterprises are missing out on revenue opportunities due to lagging behind in their digital transformation strategies.