A former colleague once told me a story that I think of whenever in a discussion of investing in technology to solve business problems…

Long ago (circa early 90's) he was pitching a consulting project to a major telco. The telco had put out an RFP to various development shops asking for help solving a classic problem — they had a number of different systems for billing, provisioning, customer service, etc. Their customer reps would have to physically go to different terminals to deal with different aspects of the support process, causing a lot of inconvenience and wasted time.

Of…

Nathan Dintenfass

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