Category Archives: Trends

Launch-First Mentality: Heresy or Norm?

MITSloan published a new paper “Implement First, Ask Questions Later (or Not at All)“. It says: “Companies used to spend years clarifying business requirements before they would even think of launching new software. Today, cheaper cloud-based apps mean that implementation … Continue reading

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The Dawn of Digital Decisioning – A Forrester Report

James Taylor provides a brief overview of the just published Forrester Research report  “The Dawn Of Digital Decisioning” ($499) that makes great points about the power of Decision Management and provides recommendations about how best to approach Digital Decisioning: “When and how … Continue reading

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Digital Ads Spending Surpassed TV

According to wiseGEEK, in 2017, for the first time ever, global spending on digital advertisements surpassed spending on television ads. It took a while for advertisers to embrace the promise of digital media, but a milestone was reached in 2017. … Continue reading

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The End of Windows?

The Windows division no longer exists at Microsoft following  the last week’s announcement. “The story of Windows’ decline is relatively straightforward and a classic case of disruption: 1) The Internet dramatically reduced application lock-in; 2) PCs became “good enough”, elongating … Continue reading

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It’s time to trade rule technology for state of the art AI?

Five years ago Paul Haley expressed his frustrations with production rule technology (to which he was one of the major contributors) because of its inability to perform deduction. He wrote that rule vendors should stop “dressing up a procedural  language!” … Continue reading

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Emmanuel Macron about AI and GAFA

Emmanuel Macron, the president of France, laid out a new national strategy for artificial intelligence in his country. The French government will spend €1.5 billion ($1.85 billion) over five years to support research in the field, encourage startups, and collect data … Continue reading

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Management Decision Market – Global Forecast to 2022

Research and Markets published a report about the current and future state of the DM market. “The Management decision market size is expected to grow from USD 3.09 billion in 2017 to USD 6.18 billion by 2022, at a CAGR … Continue reading

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