This paper defines the agile enterprise as one which is able to both manage and apply knowledge effectively, and suggests that value from either capability is impeded if they are not in balance. It looks at the application of knowledge as requiring a change, and overviews a body of analytical work on change proficiency in business systems and processes. It… (More)
OBJECTIVE To examine difficulties in sedation management in the critically ill patient and explore how a semi automated sedation controller can improve agitation control. To present recent work on measurements of agitation, dynamic systems modelling and control of patient agitation response. DATA SOURCES Articles and peer-reviewed studies identified… (More)
How many organizations are older than 100 years? Why is this? (What kills them off) How is this? (What keeps them alive) We are watching the death-slide of General Motors.
—The security gap is widening as adversarial communities of all kinds employ more sophisticated techniques and broaden their targets of opportunity. These adversarial communities are structured as self organized proactive collaborators in tight learning loops driving rapid innovation – preying upon systems protected by wait and see strategies. In this paper… (More)