Data Armageddon: preserving data can be tricky business

Data Armageddon: preserving data can be tricky business.   There’s a crisis looming in scientific data, with a leading scientific journal estimating 80 per cent of current scientific research will be lost in 20 years. The study, published in Nature, included all data – even paper stored in garages or moldy basements – but digital-only information may be under even greater threat. Digital conservation and what’s called “digital archaeology” (picking up the pieces of data loss) is going to be an increasingly...

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Good practice in your pocket – The BCI

No we can’t be cavalier and disregard business continuity plans. You will need them. Good practice in your pocket – The BCI.

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IEEE Computer Society’s Top 10 Tech Trends in 2014

IEEE Computer Society’s Top 10 Tech Trends in 2014.

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Disruptive Innovation

The classic model is giving fire to the masses. The modern interpretative is using low-cost revolutionary technology to transform an indusry. Here is Harvard Business School’s Clayton Christensen describing  a process by which a product or service takes root initially in simple applications at the bottom of a market and then relentlessly moves up market, eventually displacing established competitors. Disruptive Innovation.  ...

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Amazon.com: Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers eBook: Alexander Osterwalder, Yves Pigneur: Books

Amazon.com: Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers eBook: Alexander Osterwalder, Yves Pigneur: Books.

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