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Business Platforms Power Your Digital Business

Business Platforms Are The Foundation For New Value Creation

March 15, 2017

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Business platforms will reshape a wide variety of industries, markets, and work arrangements, leveraging data analytics to create new customer value ecosystems. Business platforms will push productivity improvements beyond automation activities and help companies focus their operational processes on customer outcomes. The focus of this report is on platforms in the B2B context. It provides insights for CIOs in businesses that are considering developing their own platform and those that want to use existing platforms.

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Table of Contents

  • Business Platforms Transform Your Processes For Value Creation
  • Recommendations

  • Define Your Strategy For Business-Platform-Based Value Creation
  • What It Means

  • The Right Platform Strategy Does Not Mean Owning Your Own Platform
  • Supplemental Material
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