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Monday Headlines: Disruptors and the Disrupted

by David Yockelson  |  November 13, 2017

This morning's news contains a wonderful set of items representing a span of traditional organizations and digital disruptors  - Uber, GE, and Hasbro with Mattel - as they attempt to...

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Whole-ly Disruption, Amazon! (and Uber, and...)

by David Yockelson  |  June 23, 2017

[Author's note: the title is both a pun about the acquisition and a bit of homage to Adam West, forever my favorite Batman, after his recent passing] I had initially...

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The Enterprise Architect as Product Marketer

by David Yockelson  |  June 7, 2017

Last week, I wrote this blog that discussed the parallels between being an enterprise architect in an end user organization and being a product leader for a tech provider. I thought I'd add a...

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The Enterprise Architect as Product Leader

by David Yockelson  |  June 2, 2017

As an attendee and speaker at this week's Enterprise Architecture Summit in Orlando, I had the pleasure of meeting with and listening to numerous current and future enterprise architects (EAs)....

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Vision vs. Strategy

by David Yockelson  |  June 17, 2016

I am fortunate to read many strategy documents, especially those related to marketing, as part of my daily job, which is basically to - among other things - determine if those...

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Amazon's IoT Dash Button - Worlds Are Colliding!

by David Yockelson  |  May 18, 2016

Last week, Amazon announced the availability of a "generic" Dash button. If you're not familiar with Dash, then either (1) you aren't reading my blogs enough (incredible!), (2) you don't shop...

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Data Discussions Daunt Digital Disruption

by David Yockelson  |  May 11, 2016

Over the last few weeks, there have been several items in the news that mark an increasing trend about data ownership and usage amid the internet of things (IoT) explosion. Essentially,...

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Financial Services in the Age of IoT

by David Yockelson  |  April 27, 2016

Even if your company or organization doesn't provide technology as an end product, pretty soon, your products and services will be inseparable from technology. Certainly, this is obvious for manufacturing...

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IoT Will Drive the "Golden Rule" for Data as a Service (DaaS) or Data Broker Opportunities

by David Yockelson  |  March 22, 2016

Many years ago, I read a clever joke within a cartoon strip (it was the "Wizard of Id' for those interested). Set on a dirt path near the king's castle,...

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