Featured Digital Articles


Why Businesses and Governments Need to Stop Trying to Secure Their Networks

Frontiers |

A zero-trust network, which hosts an organization’s services in the cloud, is the safest option.


Don’t Let Artificial Intelligence Supercharge Bad Processes

When artificial intelligence is used to expedite certain legacy processes, it can act more like a Band-Aid than a cure.


Pass the Word: Peer Influence Has Big Impact on Online Market Dynamics

A study of cryptocurrency markets dissects the role of peer influence in online purchasing decisions.


Technologies To Watch

Seven Technologies Remaking the World

Frontiers |

March 9, 2018 | Albert H. Segars

As the digital revolution rages on, every business leader must become technology literate. This guide provides executives with an introduction to the technologies that are transforming our world.

Privacy and Digital Ethics

Why APIs Should Be Regulated

Data audits may be helpful in maintaining balance between data-rich and data-poor companies.


Video Series: Following the Digital Thread

Our eight-part video series explores how integrated digital technologies can transform business.

PROLOGUE: The Path Toward the Digital Enterprise

EPISODE 1: Revolutionizing Supply Chains

EPISODE 2: Creating a Smart Part and Managing Its Life Cycle

EPISODE 3: Augmenting Part Design With Topology Optimization

EPISODE 4: A Digital Safety Net

EPISODE 5: Fabricating Within the Digital Thread

EPISODE 6: Testing and Validation

EPISODE 7: How the Digital Thread Weaves Its Way Through the Business

EPISODE 8: The Digital Thread Takes Flight

EPILOGUE: Beyond Manufacturing

Focus on Cybersecurity

To Improve Cybersecurity, Think Like a Hacker

To protect their organizations from cyberthreats, companies need to understand how hackers go about their work. The authors’ research suggests that hackers’ attacks typically involve four steps: identifying vulnerabilities; scanning and testing; gaining access; and maintaining access.



Digital Tools for Collaboration

Use Digital Platforms to Cultivate Diversity

March 6, 2018 | Gerald C. Kane

Digital platforms that offer employees opportunities to connect in new ways are more likely to yield the types of cross-boundary communication that lead to productive collaboration.

Artificial Intelligence and Business Strategy

Digital Business Research Findings

Moving Beyond Marketing

The 2014 research report by MIT Sloan Management Review and Deloitte finds that measurement sophistication is finally taking hold in social business.

Embracing Digital Technology

The 2013 Digital Transformation Report by MIT Sloan Management Review and Capgemini Consulting looks at the road to digital transformation.