Briefing 94: Platforms and places: the foundations for future ICT service delivery
October 31, 2016
It would be easy to dismiss ‘platforms’ as just another fad, particularly as a precise definition of the term, when used in relation to ICT, is debatable – and is often used to describe specific hardware or software. But dismissing ‘platforms’ as just a trend would be a mistake. Instead, we need greater clarity about what platforms are in our context, and how to go about designing and building them.