Securing the Foundations of our Digital Economy
JANUARY 2, 2017
Just about everything else, including security, is the responsibility of the applications running on the Internet. Trust is fundamental.
FEBRUARY 16, 2014
” In addition, information services, and IT security need to be consulted. Innovation PKM Related post: PKM Roles.
“Flexible Security”: A Sensible Social Policy for our Digital Age
JULY 7, 2015
Entrepreneurship and flexible security. notes the article in its opening paragraph. What should we do? Work in the Digital Economy.
White House: Innovation in Higher Education
AUGUST 3, 2015
The invitation was somewhat cryptic, but basically stated that the focus on the meeting was on quality and innovation. This invite was then followed a week later with a link to a post by Ted Mitchell, Undersecretary of Education, on Innovation and Quality in Higher Education , to help prepare for the conversation. It’s their job.
The Blockchain and Open Innovation
JANUARY 12, 2016
Transformational innovations don’t always play out as originally envisioned. Once in the marketplace, they seem to acquire a life of their own.
An Emerging Platform for Digital, Inclusive Innovation
MAY 30, 2012
Together, these advances are giving rise to an Internet-based platform for digital, inclusive innovations. Inclusive innovation is a relatively new concept. It aims to develop of products and services that just about everyone can afford, even those in the bottom of the pyramid , that is, the poorer socio-economic groups around the world.
User-Led Innovation Can’t Create Breakthroughs
FEBRUARY 15, 2011
Innovation Leadership Radical Management Apple breakthrough disruptive innovation IKEA innovation usersOn the contrary.
Innovation at the State Dept.
SEPTEMBER 5, 2012
The State Department has been hypersensitive about security. To begin with you are dealing with highly educated employees with a strong desire to keep their jobs… Likewise, the report cites a new willingness to experiment and fail, which is essential for innovation but anathema to State’s traditional culture. employees.
Adventure & security
JUNE 5, 2013
Nothing pleases people more than to go on thinking what they have always thought, and at the same time imagine that they are thinking something new and daring: it combines the advantage of security and the delight of adventure. So new wine for new wineskins, it's a simple test and while it has a delight of adventure it is far from secure.
From the Digital Divide to Inclusive Innovation: the Case of Digital Money
JULY 10, 2013
Today, it calls itself “an enlightenment organisation committed to finding innovative practical solutions to today’s social challenges”. .
Presentation to UNCTAD's Advisory Group on "Developing skills, knowledge and capacities through innovation: E-Learning, M-Learning, cloud-Learning"
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
DECEMBER 12, 2013
This is why it''s very important that access be restricted and security managed, so that your record remains personal only. Stephen Downes December 10, 2013 Access I''d like to begin with the issue of access. But from the perspective of the learner, the online learner, there are two major forms of access that need to be considered. Learning.
Blockchain Can Reshape Financial Services… But it Will Take Significant Time and Investment
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Today, multiple technologies poised to drive the next wave of financial services innovation are converging in maturity.” DLT is one such technology.
Blockchain - Once Again, the Technological Genie Has Been Unleashed from its Bottle
AUGUST 22, 2016
This generality has enabled the Internet to become one of , if not, the most prolific innovation platforms the world has ever seen. Period.
The Evolution of the Internet of Very Smart Things
OCTOBER 15, 2014
Cisco calls it fog computing , an allusion to what happens to clouds as they get closer to the ground. . The cost of connectivity. Not future-proof.
Digital Twin: Bringing the Physical and Digital Worlds Closer Together
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
The McKinsey report identified the applications areas where IoT solutions will have the biggest impact. These include: .
The Management of Disruptive Innovations
MAY 9, 2011
Unrealistic predictions are then made about the near term impact and rate of adoption of the new innovation, because the innovation in question is quite complex in nature, but the predictions assumes that it is on the simpler end of the spectrum. . Transistors took their place. Flat panel technologies have been around for decades.
Competing Against “Digital Invaders”
OCTOBER 4, 2016
More than half agree that innovation increasingly comes through collaborations with external ecosystem partners. Let me briefly discuss each.
The Rise of the On-Demand Economy
MARCH 10, 2015
firm will keep expanding and adding people as long as doing so is less expensive than securing the additional services in the marketplace.
The President’s Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity
MAY 23, 2016
Former national security advisor Tom Donilon and former IBM CEO Sam Palmisano serve as chair and vice-chair respectively. Workforce development.
The Economic Potential of The Internet of Things
JULY 14, 2015
Home - Energy management, security, safety, and automation of home chores. Privacy, Security, Confidentiality and IP. Interoperability.
Is the Blockchain Now Reaching a Tipping Point?
AUGUST 2, 2016
Foremost among the problems to be addressed is the need to bolster security in our increasingly digital economy and society.
The Collaborative, Sharing Economy
AUGUST 14, 2013
Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Society and Culture Web 2.0
The Top Ten Emerging Technologies of 2016
AUGUST 16, 2016
Artificial Intelligence Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Smart Systems Technology and StrategyArtificial Intelligence. The Blockchain.
Towards a Trusted Framework for Identity and Data Sharing
NOVEMBER 14, 2016
These include social security ID, passport number, driver’s license number, e-mail address, telephone numbers, and login IDs and passwords.
The Future of Financial Services
JUNE 23, 2015
Periods of rapid ICT and FS innovation are followed by lengthy periods of stability and consolidation. Why include money in such an exhibit?
The Untethered, Hyperconnected Enterprise
JUNE 8, 2012
Stitching together the overall infrastructure to support a variety of cloud services and mobile devices requires discipline, otherwise things will not work or there might be serious security and quality breakdowns. . There is bad-legacy , which costs too much to support and constrains innovation. Agility beats strategy every time.
The New Era of Smart, Connected Products
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Data strategy : What data must the company capture, secure, and analyze to maximize the value of its offering?; .
The Fourth Industrial Revolution
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
These innovative offerings are restructuring industry boundaries and leading to the creation of whole new industries. Impact on Business.
Is FinTech Forcing Banking to a Tipping Point?
APRIL 11, 2016
Will incumbent banks embrace FinTech innovations before FinTech startups gain scale and distribution? Investments have risen “from $1.8
The Digital Evolution Index
AUGUST 25, 2015
Innovation and Change : What is the extent of innovations to enable a healthy digital economy? Innovative hybrids.
Play, explore, converse
APRIL 9, 2013
Richard Stallman says hackers are much more than ‘crackers’ [security system breakers] as they are often typified in mainstream media.
Blockchains: the Promise of More Frictionless, Trusted Economies
OCTOBER 11, 2016
Foremost among them is security. Consequently, there’s no one overall owner responsible for security. Why do firms exist?
Jobs in the Age of Watson
NOVEMBER 26, 2011
Over time, the same disruptive innovations responsible for the technological unemployment disease led to the transformation of the economy and the creation of new industries and new jobs. The symposium was associated with an event that took place later that same day on the Harvard campus, the IBM Watson Challenge. There are only 1.2
Anticipating the Future of the IT Industry
MARCH 22, 2016
How can we best anticipate the future of a complex, fast changing industry like IT? Data Centers → Cloud. Data Analysis → Data Science, Cognitive, AI.
From Mass Production to Mass Individualism
JULY 16, 2014
A few weeks ago, NY Times columnist David Brooks posted an OpEd on The Evolution of Trust. First is middle-class stagnation. Trust was face to face.
How Can We Ensure that Our Complex AI Systems Do What We Want Them to Do?
APRIL 7, 2015
Security : how to prevent intentional manipulation by unauthorized parties;” and . What is it that makes these systems so intrinsically complex?
Bigger is Not Necessarily Better in Our Information-Rich Digital Economy
MARCH 19, 2014
They are not able to embrace these disruptive technologies and innovations at anywhere the same speeds.
Reflections on the Longevity of Mainframes
SEPTEMBER 12, 2012
At the end of August, IBM announced the latest member of its mainframe family, the zEnterprise EC12. As pointed out in the announcement, the new system is a result of more than $1B in R&D investments over the past four years, resulting in major improvements in performance, security, availability and other key enterprise features.
Solo change agents set you free
NOVEMBER 6, 2013
Second, information services, particularly information security, needs to be a partner in the effort. complexity Innovation PKM SocialBusiness
The Slow, Steady March Towards Digital Money
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
Propensity to Adopt , which captures the extent to which consumers and businesses embrace digital innovation. . The results were not surprising.