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Why Companies Must Innovate – Even When It’s Rocket Science


Disrupting Rocket Science The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) was created in 1958 in response to Russia’s 1957 Sputnik launch, throughout most of its history NASA’s main competition came from Russia’s space program. Developing space programs is a massively complex and expensive effort requiring big government investments, the total cost of NASA’s space shuttle …

Technology Is Moving At A Breakneck Pace – Are Companies Keeping Up?


The World Is The Main Course In an insightful 2011 Wall Street Journal article Why Software Is Eating The World, Marc Andreessen noted that “more than 10 years after the peak of the 1990s dot-com bubble, a dozen or so new Internet companies like Facebook and Twitter are sparking controversy in Silicon Valley, due to …

In Today’s Technology Driven World – Companies Must Either Disrupt Or Be Disrupted


T. Rowe Price recently released its 2018 global markets outlook, for the first time including a section on technology innovation and disruption in recognition of the increasing importance technology plays across all industries. They site cloud computing, digitization, big data analytics, AI and IoT among the key trends driving value and disruption — seven of …

It’s My Data, Why Can’t I Have It?


In his 1597 writings Sir Francis Bacon said Knowledge [itself] is Power. From that perspective, today we find ourselves on an amazing power acquisition trajectory. Technological developments are making it possible to measure, collect, store and process ever increasing quantities of data which together with developments in AI/Machine Learning are allowing us to derive new …