Disruptive innovation News
April 20, 2018
Research scientist Stephanie Woerner expounds on the digital business models companies are using to compete in the digital economy and the capabilities required to succeed.
November 29, 2016
What's it like to be the CFO at an industry-disrupting startup? The CFOs at Blue Apron and Redfin shed light on the startup mindset at the 14th annual MIT Sloan CFO Summit.
August 18, 2016
In an interview, SAP's chief design officer discusses how enterprises and especially IT need to embrace a design thinking process to meet the challenges of business disruption.
July 29, 2016
IDC's innovation strategies framework is designed to help CIOs and IT leaders who are using IDC's Leading in 3D approach in creating multi-tiered innovation strategies within an organization.
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Disruptive innovation is the introduction of a product or service into an established industry that performs better and, generally, at a lower cost than existing offerings, thereby displacing the market leaders in that particular market space and transforming the industry. Continue Reading
With digital transformations underway in many industries, CIOs aren't the only ones who need to have the next big thing on their radar. What security innovations should you follow to ready your organization's information security programs?
The internet of things is both a security threat and potentially a security boon. Big data, machine learning and a growing number of systems with pseudo artificial intelligence may help ease the workloads of security analysts. Bitcoin's distributed database technology known as blockchain can add security to a variety of systems, but scalability remains an early concern. Quantum computing? That one may be too far out -- five years at least -- to be considered a near-term technology disruptor to enterprise information security programs.
Whether your organization is focused on manufacturing and infrastructure -- such as industrial control systems -- or consumer and information technology -- such as the internet of things -- everything is rapidly becoming connected and potentially accessible from the internet. Many information security programs are not on track for the internet of things, complex clouds and other technology disruptors. We dust off the crystal ball in this issue of Information Security magazine and ask infosec experts and venture capitalists to look into the future.Continue Reading
The fourth industrial revolution is the current environment in which disruptive technologies and trends such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) are changing the way we live and work. Continue Reading
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Successful enterprise innovation is often about taking a new approach to old processes and strategies. Airtel global CIO Harmeen Mehta explains in this SearchCIO video. Continue Reading
CIOs have long had the means and methodologies to streamline IT service delivery -- and they have come up short. Here's why the DevOps trend is different from past failed attempts. Continue Reading
Incremental vs. disruptive innovation -- do businesses grasp the difference? Joseph Flahiff explains why it's important they do. Continue Reading
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Emerging AI technology will lead to the creation of influential new software companies and disrupt job markets, says a Goldman Sachs researcher -- predictions that are discussed here. Continue Reading
Wait, what? Did Joseph Flahiff just say to stop trying to empower your employees? More in this CIO Minute video. Continue Reading
As vendors, analysts and others weigh in on the best approach to digital transformation, determining what's right for your company can be tricky. Here's how to make it easier. Continue Reading
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Design issues and new IT trends complicate the process of creating dashboards for business users. But when well-designed, they can help make companies more data-driven. Continue Reading
CIOs need three competencies to keep pace with digital disruption. Plus, do you play soldier, captain or general in digital disruption? Continue Reading