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Building Your Workgrid to Power the Digital Workplace

Published: 18 August 2015

ID: G00275766

Analyst(s): Anne Thomas , Nikos Drakos , Jim Murphy , Gene Phifer , Morgan Yeates


Digital workplace leaders must envision and activate a new architectural approach — the digital workgrid — to power and guide the evolution of their digital workplace.

Table Of Contents


  • Envisioning the Workplace Future
    • Amy's Vision
    • John's Vision
    • Julia's Vision
  • The Workplace IT Challenge Is to Reconcile the Visions
  • The Digital Workplace Demands Rational Trade-Offs Between Flexibility and Conformity
  • Defining the Digital Workgrid
    • Transcending "Choice"
    • The Workgrid Emerges
    • Connectivity
    • Intelligence
    • Context
  • Successful Enterprises Will Employ a Digital Workgrid as a Decision Framework
  • Embarking on the Workgrid Journey
  • Recommendations

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