Social Innovation: Driving Meaningful Improvement Across Industries
Our world is awash in connectivity and information - well beyond cell phones and tablets to hospitals, utility meters, traffic lights, and oil rigs. Correctly analyzing and utilizing this daunting amount of data from the Internet of Things that matter, however, can provide benefits that will resound across an organization.
Social Innovation is the nexus of technology, people, and processes that allows information to drive meaningful improvement. Social innovation reaches both individuals and society through community-centric applications in cities and governments, such as healthcare, as well as through applications across the spectrum of industries, from energy and aviation to research and manufacturing.
In this White Paper, Frost & Sullivan and Hitachi bring to Social Innovation decades of expertise across key vertical markets. They also bring the technology to support the sophisticated Big Data analytics that makes data effective for change, as well as the people and processes to help design and direct that change.