Enterra Insights


In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.

Bradd C. Hayes is the active editor of this blog.

Business & Culture

Stephen DeAngelis

May 31, 2006

Lots has been written about culture in the age of globalization. [READ MORE]

Dell Computers and the art of Resilience

Stephen DeAngelis

May 30, 2006

Today's Washington Post, contained an interesting article about Dell Computer's attempt to become resilient. [READ MORE]

DoD Reform and Congressional Recalcitrance

Stephen DeAngelis

May 26, 2006

Two articles in the most recent issue of Defense News caught my eye. [READ MORE]

Man versus Machine

Stephen DeAngelis

May 25, 2006

The immigration debate is raging, both in Congress and in communities across the country. [READ MORE]

Human Error and Information Security

Stephen DeAngelis

May 24, 2006

I'm a big believer in rule set automation as a way of reducing human errors when it comes to performing routine processes and audits. [READ MORE]

Optimism and Standards

Stephen DeAngelis

May 23, 2006

Last weekend's Financial Times contained two interesting articles that highlighted the possibilities and dangers of advancing globalization. [READ MORE]

SOX: The Ante for Business in the 21st Century

Stephen DeAngelis

May 22, 2006

Jared Diamond, in his fascinating book Guns, Germs and Steel (Vintage, 1998), explored how the establishment of initial conditions can determine outcomes and consequences that are not readily apparent for generations. [READ MORE]