Scale-as-a-service platforms will reshape the economy
Josie Bentley | Baillie Gifford | 03 March 2021
Information technology infrastructure used to be complex, cumbersome and expensive. Today, scale-as-a-service cloud computing platforms allow companies – both large and small – to get their IT infrastructure up and running in minutes. Over the next decade, the growing use of such platforms by innovative start-ups will have profound implications for the global economy. As a result, practitioners need to go back to the drawing board, to revisit their assumptions on which companies will thrive, in a highly disruptive environment.
Presentation (9 mins)