The Digital Organization : AlliedSignal's Success with Business Technology
James D. BestISBN: 0471161594; 9780471161592;
A detailed road map for integrating technology into your organization's core structure In this one-of-a-kind book, James Best—former Vice President of AlliedSignal's Computing and Network Operations—shows you how to turn your company into a successful digital organization. With clear explanations of technical trends and their applicability to specific business scenarios, Best provides an easy-to-follow, seven-step program that will help get your organization on the right track—incorporating it into the company's operations. Best's Laws of Computing Technology breakthroughs require a surrounding infrastructure Enterprise solutions must be managed on an enterprise basis Things break! Change causes downtime Industry standards inhibit innovation Market share wins, not technical eloquence Competitive advantage is hard to sustain The scope of every computer project grows New computer technologies unveil additional...