Use Systems of Innovation to Respond Rapidly to Urgent Business Needs

Archived Published: 01 November 2011 ID: G00217538

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Because they're delivered and refined quickly, systems of innovation enable enterprises to address urgent business issues. Use Gartner's Pace-Layered Application Strategy to build a quick-response capability in the IT organization, and to determine when it should be deployed.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Enterprises Need Speed
    • Systems of Innovation Are Difficult to Master
    • Recognizing a System of Innovation
    • IT Is a Catalyst and a Facilitator
    • Deliver Quickly
    • Clear Speed Bumps Outside the Project
    • Failure Is an Option
    • Conclusion
  • Recommended Reading
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