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When a person has clogged arteries it restricts and reduces the flow of oxygen-rich blood through their body. Clogged arteries also greatly increase the risk of strokes, heart attacks and even death. In the digital age the equivalent of oxygen-rich blood for organizations is the data running through an information logistics system. Healthy and digitally mature organizations have in place an optimized information logistics system (OILS) that enables data to flow unencumbered and efficiently throughout an organization in digital-time. Data must flow in digital-time, a speed that is fast enough to satisfy even impatient digital consumers. Clogged or restricted data movement and usage, however, hurts an organization by preventing it from working at the pace of digital commerce, and places it at risk just like in the biological world. What clogs or restricts data moveme... (more)

Bots for President | @CloudExpo #BigData #AI #ML #DigitalTransformation

Presidents are powerful people facing and dealing with complex nation, market and economy sized problems. Making good decisions and managing these deeply complex systems and organizations requires massive amounts of data, analysis, experience and understanding. They must process and analyze millions of data inputs, and have a clear understanding of what the data in aggregate means, and then have an understanding of how they can influence the outcomes by pulling the right levers of power and influence to achieve their goals. The responsibility of dealing with these massive levels ... (more)

The End Game of #DigitalTransformation | @CloudExpo #IoT #M2M #AI #ML

Digital transformation requires participants to have a vision for and understanding of what they are trying to achieve and why. In fact, the lack of a clear digital strategy is the second biggest mistake companies make in digital transformation, right behind moving too slowly, according to the middle managers we surveyed. Digital strategies, however, should evolve out of a documented, enterprise-focused digital transformation "doctrine." The purpose of a digital transformation doctrine is to create a unified understanding of why digital transformation is needed. An organization's ... (more)

Strategies for a Digital Age | @ThingsExpo #IoT #M2M #DigitalTransformation

Technologies help us deliver on a business strategy.  Without a strategy, there is no rationale for deploying technologies.  In addition, there is no rationale for digital transformation, unless there is a need for business transformation.  If you believe this as we do, then strategy development will be a priority.  Strategies, however, are developed under the guidance of a doctrine.  The purpose of a doctrine is to create a high level understanding of what we we want to achieve with our strategy, and the concepts that must be employed to achieve it. An organization's doctrine w... (more)

The Three Tsunamis of #DigitalTransformation | @CloudExpo #IoT #M2M #AI

The Three Tsunamis of Digital Transformation - The Details Are in the Data Change is hard, and many of us procrastinate, make excuses or lag behind. Today, we simply can't. Digital technologies are no longer "nice-to-have" tools of the business - today they are the business. Digital laggards are already finding their markets disrupted and their abilities to compete overturned. As they desperately try to outrun the Darwinian effect of their slow responses, they are faced with not one but three periods - or ages - of digital transformation to navigate - disruptive transformation, hy... (more)