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Take your Business Model to the Next Level


Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur's Business Model Canvas has become the standard tool for describing your organization's business model. They developed the nine building blocks of the canvas in his doctoral research almost 10 years ago, based on what we knew at that time on business models. Yet, our understanding of business models has developed considerably over the last decade.

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Application Workload Innovation


As software applications become increasingly complex, they drive innovation from the underlying IT infrastructure that has to service those applications. In this post I'd like to dive into two specific examples. The first example describes application workloads in a high-end context. The second example describes a mid-range, open-systems context.

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