August 06, 2014, 4:08 PM — Today, organizations are connecting with their customers through well-synchronized, software-defined experiences. Home automation systems from Nest and Honeywell are differentiated not on the physical features and capabilities of their hardware, but on the quality of their software.
Travel companies such as Expedia and Orbitz compete to have the best online experience for booking and buying. And that is just to name a few examples. Innovative businesses today understand that, as Forrester Research says, software enriches their brand.
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