“Technology teams should continue to maintain operational excellence—in the past, their primary function—but because business and technology strategies are now entwined, technology work should evolve to focus on hand-in-hand collaboration with business functions to cocreate value.” This quote comes from a Deloitte study: The Future of Work in Technology
. Today Mark Coxon looks to the future
, referencing this Deloitte study, and what our industry needs to do to not just survive, but also succeed. For example, when you hire new employees, do you hire for technical skill or soft skills, knowing technical skills can be taught? In the past, that was an easier question to answer, but now it may not be.
We also have a lot of news, much of which is straddling the commercial-residential line as CEDIA Expo is coming up. We’ll be there to cover the show as usual, and you can find our CEDIA MicroSite here
. We’re also heading to Integrate in Australia the week after next, and you can see that MicroSite here
. Be sure to take a look at NEC Display’s super quiet new projector, BlackMagic’s 6K camera and new features added to Extron’s SMP 111. Sharp’s also shipping its 8K display now! Check out the stories below.