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Digital Business Success Will Be Driven by Economic Architecture

Published: 04 December 2015

ID: G00292367

Analyst(s): Saul Brand , Dale Kutnick


Too many CIOs and business executives are being influenced by the promise and urgency of digital business. While numerous projects and "transformations" are underway, many neglect a detailed examination of how their economic architectures will impact the digital revolution.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Structural Business Change Is Necessary


  • Use Economic Architecture to Support New Business Opportunities
    • Economic Architectures Aren't New — They Are Now an Essential Competitive Weapon
    • Examples of New Economic Architectures Forged Out of Old
    • Economic Architecture — A New Lens for Enterprise Architecture
  • Consider Macroeconomic, Microeconomic and Regulatory Themes
  • Consider Income Statement and Balance Sheet Themes and Topics

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