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Winning in digital ecosystems

The industry landscape is going through an upheaval as digital ecosystems take shape. This issue of Digital McKinsey Insights looks at how companies will need to embrace new relationships and ways of collaborating.

Articles in this issue

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Competing in a world of sectors without borders

– Digitization is causing a radical reordering of traditional industry boundaries. What will it take to play offense and defense in tomorrow’s ecosystems?
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How tech giants deliver outsized returns—and what it means for the rest of us

– Networks and platforms reign within high tech, media, and telecom. Understanding the sector’s dynamics is increasingly important for executives in all industries.
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Management’s next frontier: Making the most of the ecosystem economy

– Engaging in digital ecosystems requires a new set of managerial skills and capabilities. How quickly companies develop them will determine if they succeed in the ecosystem economy.
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Adopting an ecosystem view of business technology

– To fully benefit from new business technology, CIOs need to adapt their traditional IT functions to the opportunities and challenges of emerging technology “ecosystems.” Here’s how it’s done.
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How the convergence of automotive and tech will create a new ecosystem

– As the high-tech and automotive worlds merge—with four disruptive technology trends driving change—a complex ecosystem is creating new rules for success.
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Using data and technology to improve healthcare ecosystems

– A Verily Life Sciences executive explains how the company targets better patient outcomes by harnessing analytics, machine learning, and other digital tools.
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What it really takes to capture the value of APIs

– APIs are the connective tissue in today’s ecosystems. For companies who know how to implement them, they can cut costs, improve efficiency, and help the bottom line.
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Making sense of Internet of Things platforms

– The IoT platform space is important, but crowded and confusing. How do you go about finding one that is right for your business?