GE Appliances had 2,673 disconnected workflows, 530 applications, 444 IT platforms, and thousands of different databases. The integration between these systems was almost non-existent. Uhls characterized the IT environment as “very good silos and very little trust.”
This is very similar
to what I find in Washington State Agencies.
There are many parallels to what I see and hear about the IT struggels
of Washington State Agencies.
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