Can Enterprise IT Survive the Meteor of Consumer Technology?

Can Enterprise IT Survive the Meteor of Consumer Technology?
Document type
Discussion paper
Author(s)
Murdoch, Robin; Harris, Jeanne G.; Devore, Glenn
Publisher
Accenture
Date of publication
1 September 2010
Series
Institute for High Performance
Subject(s)
Trends: economic, social and technology trends affecting business, Management & leadership: including strategy, public sector management, operations and production
Collection
Business and management
Material type
Reports

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This paper considers if today’s employees are increasingly abandoning enterprise IT - both hardware and software - in favour of other consumer technologies such as iPhones and Droids and tapping into Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter to get information, both for business and pleasure. As these technologies become increasingly powerful and useful the paper considers how IT leaders need to adapt so that enterprise IT is not to be pushed completely to the sidelines in the next few years.

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