What a wonderful hybrid world! The future is here, it’s beyond the holiday lullaby :
Physical world is converging with virtual space; machine thinking is converging with human intelligence, working environment is converging with personal life style; hard-science STEM discipline is converging with soft science.
1. Hybrid Workforce
Social business is perceived as the future of business, what is the essential of social business? It’s the hybrid, networked, extended modern working environment, the social computing technology enables the more seamless virtual platform, enhance the physical organization structure, empower workforce sharing the thoughts and ideas, engage customers and partners to voice the concerns and feedback, and encourage the broader conversation and interaction with its business eco-system and social value chain.
What a wonderful hybrid workforce: from diversified leadership to dynamic talents, social business cultivates the distinctive capability to adapt to changes, and inspire the innovations.
2. Hybrid Cloud
Cloud future is not cloudy! From public cloud to private cloud, from community cloud to all things connected, hybrid cloud is the better choice for many organizations to embrace the cloud base solution.
Hybrid cloud has the agility for business to provision faster, go to market rapidly, transform CAPEX into OPEX, also leverage the security and governance concerns.
3. Hybrid Energy
The future of energy is the hot topic all over the world, energy crisis is one of the biggest challenges facing the whole human society, the question about what are the most promising alternative energy attracts thousands of comments, biofuel, solar, nature gas or wind mill., etc, shall we let a thousand energy flower blossom?
What a wonderful world with those hybrid energy solution! The future is already here, airlines powered by hybrid fuel, the hybrid car becomes the new fashion, the criteria of promising clean energy is: the technological maturity, the demand of commercial customer or consumer, the scalability and availability of supply chain.
To add a bit noise for holiday season, here is the holy Grail of hybrid world: