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Why the Brave CEOs will Prosper in a Post-Pandemic World

Why the Brave CEOs will Prosper in a Post-Pandemic World

“During the Great Depression of the 1930s, IBM’s CEO, Thomas Watson, proved a point that today’s executives should consider. In the worst of times, bravely bucking pressure to lay off workers and instead investing in the business can tee up explosive growth later.”

via Business Insider

Digital Darwinism: How the Trailblazers Gain Momentum

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When we look back throughout history, market disruptions to the status quo creates challenges for the many unprepared executives and opportunities for the few leaders that are able to envision a new environment that’s free from the limitations of the past.

via Digital Lifescapes

Cloud IT Infrastructure Revenue will Reach $100.1 Billion

Cloud IT Infrastructure Revenue will Reach $100.1 Billion

As investments in cloud IT infrastructure continue to increase, with some swings up and down in the quarterly intervals, the IT infrastructure industry is approaching the point where spending on cloud IT infrastructure consistently surpasses spending on non-cloud IT infrastructure.

via Digital Lifescapes

Get Ready for The Recovery: Join Us, Choose Digital Growth

Get Ready for The Recovery: Join Us

You have a choice; focus on near-term survival and hope for the best outcome, or you can become one of the organizations that thrive and prosper from strategic foresight and targeted investment in superior IT infrastructure. Discover the upside possibilities, become informed, and choose wisely.

via LinkedIn

How to Re-Balance Your IT Infrastructure Investment

How to Re-Balance Your IT Infrastructure Investment

“Resources freed up by those savings can then go to activities that directly drive business continuity, growth, investment or innovation. In fact, the operations of a business should suffer no damage when optimizing sustainably.”

via Gartner

Why Savvy IT Vendors Provide ROI Business Cases

Why Savvy IT Vendors Provide ROI Business Cases

“Decision makers indicated that a business case was the most useful format to get information and content when making a technology purchasing decision. They want insight into how their peers are facing similar challenges and a clear demonstration of business value.”

via Forrester

Distributed Ledger Innovation: Beyond the Hype

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“Another year has rolled on by, and while many things in the blockchain space have changed, a lot remains the same. 2019 saw a continued cooling of indiscriminate funding and a renewed focus on quality over hype.”

via World Economic Forum

Cloud IT Infrastructure Spend will Reach $66.9 Billion

Cloud IT Infrastructure Spend will Reach $66.9 Billion

According to International Data Corporation (IDC), vendor revenue from sales of IT infrastructure products for cloud environments — including public and private cloud — grew 11.4 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19), reaching $14.5 billion.

via Digital Lifescapes

Why the United States Leads Global M&A Trends

Why the United States Leads Global M&A Trends

The U.S. took its largest ever share of global M&A value during 1H19, with 53.2% ($957.3B in total global deal value). This was due to its own 14.6% increase on 1H18, and the downturn in Europe and Asia – 38.8% and 34.2% lower respectively.

via Mergermarket

Digital Business Investments Improve Valuations

How Digital Business Investments Improve Valuations

More and more non-technology companies are adopting digital technologies like AI, data analytics, and machine learning. This study of the economic performance of non-tech firms adopting new digital technologies finds a persistent future increase in valuation.

via Harvard Business School