The World Is Digital

The last two decades have presented unprecedented global economic change. While there is much debate around the changing global economy over the last several decades, all should agree that IT has been at the root of these transformations.

Debate rages on as to whether the world is flat, spiky, or “post-American.” But all sides should be able to agree that IT is at the root of these transformations, and succeeding in a digital world requires knowledge and innovation. In this article in IEEE's Internet Computing, Daniel Castro and Scott Andes discuss how the global economic landscape is shifting and the role IT has played in these transformations.