(solution) Discussion Case Study 1 – Description and Case Study

(solution) Discussion Case Study 1 – Description and Case Study

Discussion Case Study 1 – Description and Case Study Questions.Read the article “Clouds, big data, and smart assets: Ten tech-enabled business trends to watch “written in 2010, available from McKinsey Quarterly. A pdf download has been posted for your convenience – click on the navigation link “DISCUSSION CASE STUDY ASSIGNMENTS -DESCRIPTION.” This article includes the authors’ prediction for the coming years in ten information technology trends,. The article is a good way – an good start – to getting your head around these trends right away and what businesses should be doing about them. Your task is as follows:

1.Comment on any one of the ten tech-enabled business trends.

a.Where we are at this time with respect to this trend and the authors’ prediction;

b. How it may affect U.S. competitiveness economically

c.What it means to U.S. knowledge workers, to you and/or, to an organization with which you have dealings – as you see it.

2.Which of the trends mentioned in the article, that were just surfacing in 2010, are now gathering greater momentum, and for what reason?