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Relationship Between Geopolitics and Technology Operations
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Relationship Between Geopolitics and Technology Operations

For better or for worse, technology defines global transactions. While technology has connected the world and brought everyone closer, it also has a polarizing effect when it comes to international social, economic, and geographic issues. Intellectually, most thought leaders might agree that geopolitics and technology are inextricably intertwined, but many businesses fail to give geopolitics the attention it deserves when considering digital transformation and modernization. According to a recent EY study, 63% of Forbes Global 2000 chief executives said technology and digital innovation topped the list of trends impacting their organizations. In that study, the same leaders ranked geopolitics as the least important factor affecting their companies. Perhaps a short-sighted view. For org...