16 September, 2017

Digitization - What is really going on? A sober view of a fascinatingphenomenon

Digitization is on everyone's lips. We are fascinated by all new possibilities and in joyful expectation about what the future may bring. However, and in relation to the data (big data), which we generate and leave behind from all our activities in Cyberspace, there is - and quite rightly - an ambivalent relationship.
In times of such fundamental changes, it is sometimes helpful to leave the drunken astonishment of what is feasible behind and try to understand the events with a sober mind.

Let me try.