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Industry Insights

The Digital Revolution in Manufacturing, Part One: Building New Business Models

Steam-powered engines, electric mass production, computers and robots on the factory floor—the manufacturing industry has seen tremendous change...

By James MacTavish / AppDevices / Mar 13, 2018

Industry Insights

The One Thing CSPs Can Do to Avoid the Early Death of a Digital Transformation Project

There’s a menace stalking your digital transformation project. You may think you’re ready for it, but it can sneak up and strike even the best-prepare...

By Ideas @ AppDirect / AppDirect / Mar 12, 2018

Industry Insights

News Roundup: How Leadership Needs to Change to Drive Digital Transformation

Here’s a selection of recent digital economy news from around the world that we’re talking about at AppDirect. Digital Transformation Requires a Fund...

By Ideas @ AppDirect / AppDirect / Mar 05, 2018


MWC 2018: Looking Beyond the "Smart Factory" to Full Digital Transformation

Every year, Mobile World Congress (MWC) spotlights several key themes that shape the event. It should come as no surprise that “The 4th Industrial Rev...

By Swetha Salunke / AppDevices / Feb 28, 2018

Strategy & Best Practices

Three Ways Telcos Can Learn to Stop Worrying and Love Digital Transformation

If “digital transformation” is the phrase of the moment in your organization, you’re not alone. Analyst firm IDC recently released some new numbers on...

By Ideas @ AppDirect / AppDirect / Feb 27, 2018

News & Updates

Focusing on Building Business Relationships in Japan

As AppDirect’s co-CEO, I’ve had the opportunity to travel the globe and visit dozens of cities around the world. This week, I’m excited to make my fir...

By Dan Saks / AppDirect / Feb 19, 2018