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Agenda Overview for the Nexus of Forces, 2014

Published: 20 January 2014

ID: G00261499

Analyst(s): Chris Howard


In the Nexus of Forces, social collaboration, mobility, information and cloud create a consumer-driven ecosystem filled with emerging business opportunities and paradigm shifts. This convergence has implications for business and tech leaders delivering modern internal- and external-facing solutions.

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Key Issues

  • Architecture and the Nexus of Forces
    • What new architectures are emerging that leverage the convergence of the Nexus of Forces?
  • Human Behavior
    • How Does the Nexus of Forces Transform the Workplace?
    • How Do I Engage Employees More Effectively?
  • The IT Profession
    • What skills and competencies do I need to cultivate for the future of IT?
  • Emerging Business Opportunities
    • How Does the Nexus of Forces Transform My Business or Industry?
    • How Does the Nexus of Forces Change IT Market Competition?

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