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Definition of Digital – Customer Drives Decisions

By Elhum Vahdat

As Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, said, “The case is about much more than a single phone or a single investigation,“ and there is no doubt that it will affect  all of us and how we do what we do.  Of the flexibilityhttp://intellyx.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/flexibility-255x146.jpg 255w, http://intellyx.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/flexibility-50x29.jpg 50w, http://intellyx.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/flexibility-600x344.jpg 600w, http://intellyx.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/flexibility.jpg 698w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" />dozens of articles I have read, the most relevant to me was not the whole privacy vs. security issue, but a few words recently written by Jason Bloomberg in his Forbes article The Apple vs. FBI iPhone Encryption Battle: What It Means For Enterprises.

Jason wrote “The definition of digital is the fact that customer desires and preferences are driving enterprise technology decisions.”  For us in the world of applications, this screams FLEXIBILITY, and by flexibility I mean being able to constantly adapt our applications to meet the ever-changing desires and preferences of our subscribers, or lose them to the competition.  Applications generally fall into two categories – revenue-generating (e.g. value-added services) or cost-savings (e.g. self-service customer care) – and both cases affect the bottom line.  If we want to positively impact our bottom line, our decision must be based on the needs of our subscribers.

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Jason Bloomberg is a leading IT industry analyst, Forbes contributor, keynote speaker, and globally recognized expert on multiple disruptive trends in enterprise technology and digital transformation. He is ranked #5 on Onalytica’s list of top Digital Transformation influencers for 2018 and #15 on Jax’s list of top DevOps influencers for 2017, the only person to appear on both lists.

As founder and president of Agile Digital Transformation analyst firm Intellyx, he advises, writes, and speaks on a diverse set of topics, including digital transformation, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, devops, big data/analytics, cybersecurity, blockchain/bitcoin/cryptocurrency, no-code/low-code platforms and tools, organizational transformation, internet of things, enterprise architecture, SD-WAN/SDX, mainframes, hybrid IT, and legacy transformation, among other topics.

Mr. Bloomberg’s articles in Forbes are often viewed by more than 100,000 readers. During his career, he has published over 1,200 articles (over 200 for Forbes alone), spoken at over 400 conferences and webinars, and he has been quoted in the press and blogosphere over 2,000 times.

Mr. Bloomberg is the author or coauthor of four books: The Agile Architecture Revolution (Wiley, 2013), Service Orient or Be Doomed! How Service Orientation Will Change Your Business (Wiley, 2006), XML and Web Services Unleashed (SAMS Publishing, 2002), and Web Page Scripting Techniques (Hayden Books, 1996). His next book, Agile Digital Transformation, is due within the next year.

At SOA-focused industry analyst firm ZapThink from 2001 to 2013, Mr. Bloomberg created and delivered the Licensed ZapThink Architect (LZA) Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) course and associated credential, certifying over 1,700 professionals worldwide. He is one of the original Managing Partners of ZapThink LLC, which was acquired by Dovel Technologies in 2011.

Prior to ZapThink, Mr. Bloomberg built a diverse background in eBusiness technology management and industry analysis, including serving as a senior analyst in IDC’s eBusiness Advisory group, as well as holding eBusiness management positions at USWeb/CKS (later marchFIRST) and WaveBend Solutions (now Hitachi Consulting), and several software and web development positions.