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Citizen Development Is Fundamental to Digital Transformation

Published: 13 October 2017

ID: G00324229

Analyst(s): Mark Driver , Van Baker , Jason Wong


Application development outside of IT control continues to expand as digital transformation accelerates. An effective partnership between application leaders and business leaders is essential to achieve positive results and avoid negative consequences as a context for citizen development emerges.

Table Of Contents


  • What Is Citizen Development?
  • Why Is Citizen Development a Challenge Today?
  • Who Can Be a Citizen Developer?
  • What Is the Impact to the Digital Workplace?

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