Enterra Insights

In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.

Bradd Hayes is the active editor of this blog.


Logistics, Connectivity, and Security

Tom Barnett points to a long and thoughtful post by Shawn Beilfuss on the role of logistics in stabilizing Gap states and integrating them into the Core (for background on this terminology,

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Networks and Public Health: Seeds of Resilience

Worth reading: a thoughtful omnibus post by Bruno Giussani, reporting on several developments and viewpoints at the intersection of IT systems and public health.  He covers Larry Brilliant’s “wish” speech at TED,

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Businesspundit on the Value of Experts

Businesspundit raises doubts about the wisdom of crowds and speaks in favor of the wisdom of experts.   Provocative comments, very much worth reading.  We wouldn’t disagree — except to say that,

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Trust and Assurance Update

Dave Chesebrough, President of The Association for Enterprise Integration (AFEI) writes at The Net-Centric Dialog about the persistent and growing challenge of identity verification: When we began doing business on the Internet,

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