1. DevOps and The Digital Trialectic

    • Peter Wagner
    • Charts

    The interplay between infrastructure, applications and software development/IT operations helps explain the rise of cloud-native infrastructure today. More insights about this "Digital Trialectic" can…

    DevOps and The Digital Trialectic
  2. The Digital Dialectic

    • Peter Wagner
    • Charts

    The history of business technology shows changes in application architectures spur transformations in infrastructure and vice versa. At Wing, we refer to this as the "Digital Dialectic". For more insi…

    The Digital Dialectic
  3. In search of Authentically Mobile applications

    • Peter Wagner and Martin Giles
    • Charts

    What comes after "pave-the-goat-paths" and "mobile first" business applications? The answer: "authentically mobile" ones, whose distinguishing characteristics are summarized here:…

    In search of Authentically Mobile applications
  4. Tracking Unicorns

    • Martin Giles
    • Charts

    Verizon’s $4.4 billion bid for AOL has put the spotlight back on public tech company valuations. But more startups are joining the ranks of “unicorns”, or private tech firms that have been valued at $…

    Tracking Unicorns
  5. A Tale of Two Cycles

    • Peter Wagner
    • Charts

    We work in a cyclical business. The Innovation Cycle and Capital Markets Cycle are both critical factors in creating a great company. It is essential for founders to understand the difference between …

    A Tale of Two Cycles
  6. Commoditization Accelerants: Three Examples

    • Peter Wagner
    • Charts

    In “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Commoditization”, Peter Wagner introduces the concept of the “commoditization accelerant”. Here are three examples.…

    Commoditization Accelerants: Three Examples
  7. The DMC Shift is a Rogue Wave

    • Peter Wagner
    • Charts

    Once thought to be only legend, rogue waves occur when previously distinct waves merge to form a new one of unprecedented scale. As far as technology shifts go, DMC is a rogue wave.

    The DMC Shift is a Rogue Wave
  8. The DMC Shift

    • Peter Wagner
    • Charts

    Looking at the history of our industry, we notice a pattern of transformations every 15 years or so. Each time, the number of computing devices within the new model increases by an order of magnitude…

    The DMC Shift