In each free biweekly edition of The Cutter Edge, you'll find research, insight, and advice crucial to helping you navigate the spectrum of challenges technology change brings. The Cutter Edge hits upon all the diverse digital transformation issues today's executives are facing.

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Recent Issues

The Cutter Edge: Agile - Not Just for Software, Time Management in the New Norm, EA for Strategic Transformation

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This edition of The Cutter Edge explores adapting agile practices to non-software organizations, time management in a new norm, leveraging EA for strategic transformation, and more!

The Cutter Edge: Capability Models for Business Advantage, Social & Emotional Project Dynamics

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This edition of The Cutter Edge discusses the business advantage of capability models, improving project performance by identifying the social and emotional dynamics, and more.

The Cutter Edge: Disrupting Agile, 5 Keys to Digital Shift Success, Intelligent Automation Research

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This edition of The Cutter Edge discusses why disruption is needed to keep agile alive and relevant, identifies five key factors essential to delivering value and realizing a digital shift, and more.

The Cutter Edge: Successful Ecosystems Require Solid Business Architectures, Enterprise Agility Use It or Lose It, more

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In this edition of The Cutter Edge, you'll discover practical exercises that will help your organization achieve enterprise agility, how to create a solid business architectures that underpin successful business ecosystems, and how to prepare for the post-Corona era in the oil & gas industry.

The Cutter Edge: Three Practices to Improve Employee Engagement, Post-Pandemic Auto Industry Recovery, and more.

In this edition of The Cutter Edge, you'll explore three practices to improve employee engagement, strategies for post-pandemic auto industry recovery, and more.

The Cutter Edge: Misunderstanding the COBOL crisis, DevSecOps red flags, automotive industry tips ...

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This edition of The Cutter Edge highlights a long-overdue infrastructure issue brought to light by COVID-19, the missteps taken with DevSecOps efforts, tips for the automotive industry, and more.

The Cutter Edge: Lessons in Wartime Medicine Decision Making, Managing Risk with AI and ML, EA Virtual Training

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in this edition of The Cutter Edge, we explore decision making lessons in wartime medicine, the impact of COVID-19 on the business technology sector, managing risk with AI and machine learning, and more!

The Cutter Edge: CEOs Share Crisis Planning Insight, Blockchain for Healthcare Monitoring, High-Stakes Decision Making

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In this edition of The Cutter Edge, 25 CEOs and business leaders share their response to the COVID-19 crisis, the use of blockchain in healthcare to manage and monitor COVID-19 patients is explored, and more!

The Cutter Edge: Softer Side of Remote Work, Lizards & COVID 19, Distributed Team Virtual Training

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This issue of The Cutter Edge discusses the softer challenges of remote work such as trust, morale, and culture; how COVID-19 can help architects design systems to survive unpredictable situations, and more ...

The Cutter Edge: Cybersecurity in 2020, Autonomous Systems Rising; Risk Management in a Time of Coronavirus

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In this edition of The Cutter Edge, we address the trends in Cybersecurity that will impact the year ahead, how autonomous systems are at a tipping point with the convergence of new technologies, what you can do to address and manage the risks inherent in a crisis, and more!


The Cutter Edge: 3 Business Architecture Predictions, Disputing Agile's Relevancy, and more.

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This issue of The Cutter Edge explores three specific business architecture scenarios that will lead to increased relevance and leadership, why the validity of agile practices are being questioned, and more!


The Cutter Edge: Technology Regulation Failure, What's Behind Information Mistrust, and more ...

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This edition of The Cutter Edge explores ten critical areas in need of technology regulaton, the factors leading to information mistrust, the roadblocks to digital transformation success, and more!


The Cutter Edge: Strategic Architecture, Path to Legacy Transformation, Digital Business Roadblocks

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This issue of The Cutter Edge discusses the use of an architectural strategy for digital business success, why complementary paths to legacy transformation offer an easy way to acquire new digital capabilities and intellectual capital, and the three roadblocks standing in the way of digital transformation. 


The Cutter Edge: Is Blockchain Here to Stay?, 3 Digital Architecture Pillars, Digital Transformation

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This issue of The Cutter Edge explores how the next two to three years will be important for blockchain in terms of implementing proper regulations and standards to enable wider adoption; why architecture must refocus on three core principles to play a pivotal role in business transformation, and more!


The Cutter Edge: Keeping the Digital Train on Track, Disrupting Business Architecture

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This issue of The Cutter Edge explores how to keep the digital train moving with minimal friction, cost, and effort; the characteristics that encapsulate how successful business architecture practitioners think and act, and more!


The Cutter Edge: AI’s Potential for Social & Economic Disruption, the Cognitive Enterprise, Winning with Digital Transformation

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This edition of The Cutter Edge explores the social, economic, privacy, and ethical issues associated with AI adoption; how the cognitive enterprise offers a business-driven vision for organizations, and more!


The Cutter Edge: Adapting to Next Software Frontier, Mastering Sustainable Software, Blockchain Trends Webinar, Digital Shift

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This edition of The Cutter Edge discusses how leaders can prepare themselves for the changes in the software industry; how to master sustainability as technology continues to evolve; what's up and coming with blockchain, and more!


The Cutter Edge: Survival of the Fittest, Software Delivery Talent Wanted, Industry 4.0 Skills Shortage

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In this issue, you'll discover why it's survival of the fittest in the digital game, why software delivery talent is so hard to find, how to meet the challenges of the skills shortage, and more!


The Cutter Edge: Be Cautious of AI Consequences, 6 Steps to Design Thinking, CX Survey Results

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In this edition of The Cutter Edge, explore the how the growth of AI technology implemention has also increased our our awareness of its negative, unintended consequences; the six key steps to a design thinking mindset; whether or not CX practices are living up to expectations, and more.


The Cutter Edge: Today's Best Architecture, What's Hindering CX Efforts, Bookstore Event, On-Demand BA Webinar

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This edition of The Cutter Edge discusses how architecture should no longer aim to provide robust, detailed frameworks for man­dated solutions and componentry but instead should focus on strong general design principles.and provide guardrails for security, scalability, availability, etc. It also reveals the factors hindering CX management inititatives, according to a recent Cutter survey.


The Cutter Edge: Prepare a Security Incident Response Plan, Span the Customer/Work Gap, Fall Bookstore Sale

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In this edition of The Cutter Edge, you'll explore a multi-pronged approach to creating a strategic incident response plan focusing on continuous process improvement, learn what a team has to do to span the gap between its work and the customer market, and more!


The Cutter Edge: Building Performance Capabilities, Addressing the Skills Crisis, Pushing Beyond Status-Quo

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This edition of The Cutter Edge explores what it takes to push beyond the status quo and achieve high-performance results, how to address the skills crisis, how to facilitate strategy execution with BA, and more!


The Cutter Edge: Business Architects and Storytelling, Enabling Early Tech Adoption, Innovation Model Differentiators

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In this week's The Cutter Edge: Find out how business architects play a vital role as guides in an organization’s transformation story, explore the common elements/steps organizations should consider to deliver value to core businesses or to new markets, and identify the current and future state of disruption among industries.


The Cutter Edge: Digital Transformation in Regulated Industries, Transparency: A Success Story, Cognitive Enterprise Vision

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In this week's The Cutter Edge: three questions those in regulated industries should consider to help kick-start their digital transformation efforts; how a company established a fully transparent information system to enable company-wide decision-making; and what it takes to become a cognitive or highly adaptive enterprise.


The Cutter Edge: Power of Dissent, High-Quality Idea Generation, Innovation Models Across Industries

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In this issue of The Cutter Edge we explore the idea of allowing and encouraging dissent in organizations, four best practices that can help address innovation challenges, and innovation models across industries.