July 1, 2010
Progress, Of a Kind
Remember all the stuff that visionary management guru Peter Drucker was enthusing about in the 1980s - about how markets will appear and disappear, and collaborations will form to meet them and dissolve as the market disintegrates? Only after 30 years has the information technology industry been able to come up with systems that stand some chance of meeting the requirements of such markets. Boy, are they enablers. Who wants to know what the vendor wants us to believe, when we can ask actual customers among our social networks?