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Archives for August, 2009

Is Shakeout in the Cloud Application Platform Industry About to Begin?

by Eric Knipp  |  August 24, 2009  |  4 Comments

Industry Shakeout 101 According to my strategy professor, Gordon Walker, “the trigger point [for shakeout to begin] is when one or more firms achieve a level of productivity that neither weaker rivals nor potential entrants can match. Thus, the shift in entry and exit rates is ultimately caused by successful and sustainable growth strategies. Only […]


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Falling Behind

by Eric Knipp  |  August 24, 2009  |  1 Comment

Whoops! I’ve been so busy with writing deadlines that for the last month I’ve had no time to update this blog. I hate to write things that aren’t “meaningful” to me, and I’m not able to generate meaningful blog posts with the same frequency of some of my peers. So, I ask that you bear […]

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