Digital disruption is a reality. It was a hot topic during Microsoft’s 2015 Global CIO Summit in October. In a survey, CIOs responded that they believe upwards of 47% of their company’s revenues will be under threat from digital disruption in the next 5 years.
These staggering figures make it a hot topic not just for CIOs, but also CEOs, CMOs, sales leaders, and Boards of Directors. Michael Alcock, Director of CIO Executive Programs at Microsoft, reports that “CIOs are past the point of needing to simply define digital disruption, now the urgency is solve for it, or at least help defend from disruption.”
View the full infographic to learn more about the five disruptive technologies are changing lives, businesses, and global economy: Cloud, Internet of Things, Big Data, Mobile, Automation of Knowledge Work.
Will you be a disruptor or the disrupted?
Microsoft has developed Dare to Disrupt, a disruption self-assessment tool, that helps today’s leaders determine their organization’s readiness to embrace disruptive technologies.