By annie shum | April 21, 2010
The passing of one of the world’s foremost management strategists reminds us of his tremendous contributions to the software business and urges vendors to keep business-driven innovation at the core of their missions.
By M.R. Rangaswami, Sand Hill Group
“Business processes and IT infrastructure and systems must combine for an extremely flexible, response-driven, real-time enterprise. Software vendors must adopt an innovative, flexible mindset in order to deliver products that will drive their customers’ success in the years to come.” – C.K. Prahalad, 2006
Few business leaders influenced the transformation of the software industry like C.K. Prahalad. Through his open-minded vision and influence with global CEOs, C.K. urged enterprises to adopt a new perspective about the potential of technology and innovation to transform business – a management philosophy that thrives in today’s competitive economy and will continue to set apart the next generation of corporate leaders.