Tenets of Business 3.0
Microsoft, May 22, 2007
“In the first generation businesses leveraged their economies of scale to build out their own logistics and operations infrastructures, think Sears, Roebuck and Company or US Steel. In the second generation large businesses outsource providers evolved such as Fed Ex and ADP. Today, businesses of any size can outsource portions of their operations, or skip the high capitalization of infrastructure and rent their operations from new companies like Shipwire.” Read more.