Digital Nervous System


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Digital Nervous System

A catchy term from Microsoft for the fully integrated, super-advanced, electronic office of the future. Coined just before the turn of the century, it referred to a network and set of enterprise applications that support multimedia for every user. It implied complete integration between intranets and the Internet via landline and wireless communications.
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8) Bill Gates, Business @ The Speed of Thought: Using a Digital Nervous System (New York: Warner Books, 1999).
Is the company's digital nervous system integral to this endeavor?
To build a financial digital nervous system, a company must have a robust computing infrastructure in which all computers share a common operating system and are linked by a reliable network.
Another way that we talk about the future are the ideas of creating a Digital Nervous System and people living a Web Lifestyle.
There is a tremendous opportunity to tap into this global, digital nervous system to gain unparalleled insight.
Sine-Wave Digital Nervous System Platform for Internet of Things Deployments Improves Application Performance and Responsiveness by 10x Using ioDrive2s From Fusion-io
com - This site is connected to Bill Gates' book Business at the Speed of Thought: Using a Digital Nervous System, which maintains that digital information systems are like the human nervous system in providing instantaneous, pertinent information.
Microsoft president Steve Ballmer yesterday fleshed out Bill Gates' vision of the digital nervous system when he announced the company's knowledge management (KM) strategy in London yesterday.
In a thirty minute speech, during which he appeared to be having some trouble stringing sentences together, Gates added little to the concept of a Digital Nervous System - essentially trotting out the same ideas he has preached on conference stages around the world for the last two years.
tesion is using SeeBeyond as its open digital nervous system to tie together key customer and I/T systems across the organization.
Through the digital nervous system that will serve as the foundation of OZ, children of all ages will be able to talk and play with OZ characters.
SWIFT solutions should not be treated tactically, in isolation, but as part of a bank's Open Digital Nervous System.
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