Gartner Research

Use Systems of Innovation to Respond Rapidly to Urgent Business Needs

Published: 01 November 2011

ID: G00217538

Analyst(s): Mary Mesaglio , Ian Finley


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
  • Overview


  • 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

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