The Open Economy

We are on the brink of a profound revolution in our working lives. In the decade since the advent of the smartphone, business has changed beyond all recognition: today’s workforces are more agile and more collaborative than they have ever been, thanks to the power of mobile technology.

But we still have a long way to go to fully realise the power of these new technologies. Concerns over security, in particular, have made companies reluctant to really open their borders to stakeholders, preferring instead to opt for closed platforms, limiting their opportunities to exploit the full collaborative power of new technology and enforcing restrictions. Walls that are designed to keep data safe are, in fact, holding businesses back. But a new generation of security platforms such as Samsung Knox, a key component of the company’s device strategy, is starting to enable the transition to a more open and collaborative future – what Samsung calls the Open Economy

The Open Economy