In The Loop

In The Loop - Chapter 25: Managing Big Data in the Cloud

In the fit systems enterprise, data is lifeblood. In its products, technical systems, operating system workflows and everyday decision making, data propels everything forward....
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In The Loop - Chapter 24: Reactive Systems and Microservices Architecture

For the next six chapters, we will explore how modern technology has evolved, is built, is maintained and is upgraded. Digital literacy is one...
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In The Loop - Chapter 23: Starbucks

The big change began on January 7, 2008. That was the day Howard Schultz reclaimed his seat as CEO of Starbucks. He had departed...
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In The Loop - Chapter 22: General Motors

When the Great Recession hit, General Motors was ill prepared. After years of declining market share and soaring pension liabilities, it had a vulnerable...
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In The Loop — Chapter 21: Zuora

Tien Tzuo grew up in Brooklyn, New York. Early on, he showed a penchant for bold ideas and entrepreneurial ventures. So it was perhaps...
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In The Loop — Chapter 20: Deputy

As CEO of Aerocare, an airport services company based in Sydney, Australia, Steve Shelley had a problem. The management of his large and growing...
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In The Loop-Chapter 19: The Governance System

The governance system is a meta system. A recent Googlegeist survey became a hot news topic. “The annual internal poll, known as Googlegeist, asked...
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In The Loop-Chapter 18: The Strategy, Planning and Architecture…

“It is said that if you know your enemies and know yourself, you will not be imperiled in a hundred battles; if you do...
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In The Loop-Chapter 17: The Culture System

Culture is a meta system. Culture embodies the real values of the company at any given time. It emerges in the dynamic interplay between...
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In The Loop-Chapter 16: The DataOps System

DataOps is a meta system. The purpose of the DataOps system is to place the right data into the right hands (or systems) at...
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In The Loop-Chapter 15: The Engineering System

In the next five chapters we will delve into the five meta systems of the enterprise. Meta systems exist for only one reason: to...
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