Gartner Research

Digital Business Success Will Be Driven by Economic Architecture

Published: 04 December 2015

ID: G00292367

Analyst(s): Saul Brand, Dale Kutnick

Summary

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

Introduction

  • Structural Business Change Is Necessary

Analysis

  • 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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