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Digital Transformation, Disrupted

by David Yockelson  |  March 23, 2018

"Digital transformation" is a collective term that suggests action being taken by an organization. While there are different definitions of the term, generally speaking, it entails an organization taking on a...

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The ecosystem IS the digital platform

by David Yockelson  |  March 2, 2018

Gartner has been espousing the importance of the digital platform as a critical construct for end user and technology and service provider (TSP) organizations alike for a few years. Depicted...

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The Ecosystem IS the Digital Platform

by David Yockelson  |  March 2, 2018

Gartner has been espousing the importance of the digital platform as a critical construct for end user and technology and service provider (TSP) organizations alike for a few years. Depicted...

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Acorns: The Dollar Shave Club of Fintech

by David Yockelson  |  February 18, 2018

What if you could open and maintain an investment account on your phone that was funded automatically by the spare change between the price of your latte and the next whole...

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Why Is Digital Disruption a Thing for Technology and Service Providers?

by David Yockelson  |  February 8, 2018

Technology and Service Providers (TSPs) face several major issues: –They may develop or integrate disruptive technologies but face difficulties differentiating their offerings (e.g., everyone is embedding AI). –Barriers to competitive...

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Kodak, Lifetouch, and Xerox: Three "Disrupteds" and Their Paths Forward

by David Yockelson  |  February 2, 2018

This week, there was an interesting convergence in the disruption cosmos. At least I thought it was interesting, since I could draw (create?) some similarities across the different circumstances and...

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A Disruption Disguised as a Disruption: Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase in Healthcare

by David Yockelson  |  January 30, 2018

Right now, CVS and Aetna are saying, "I told you so!" Later this morning, Wall Street is likely to say something similar, though in a somewhat different manner. What happened? As breathlessly...

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When Is a Disruption Not Particularly Disruptive?

by David Yockelson  |  January 18, 2018

Last week, IBM and Maersk announced the following blockchain-oriented venture (read about it here) to help "enhance global trade." Being a student of digital disruption and a person (OK, analyst)...

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