Industry Vision: Utilities as Platform Providers for the Energy-Sharing Economy

Foundational Refreshed: 06 October 2017 | Published: 04 May 2016 ID: G00303110


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One way to pursue digital business transformation is to create an industry-specific vision. A vision of the future energy provisioning business can help utility CIOs move beyond just capturing operational efficiencies to more directly enabling strategic digital business transformation.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
    • Industry Vision Description: Utilities as Platform Providers for the Energy-Sharing Economy
  • Analysis
    • Create an Industry Vision for the Utility as a Platform for the Energy-Sharing Economy With a Team of Business and IT Leaders
      • Concept
      • Assets
      • Capabilities
      • Research
    • Identify Examples for Inspiration
    • Choose the Right Approach
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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