As digital capabilities increasingly become the glue that bonds sophisticated enterprises, downtime is not just costly but untenable. Failures and hostile cyber actions have profound impacts on enterprise performance—even enterprise viability. Yet, combined properly, the same technologies that are driving the digital enterprise can enable resilience at a level not possible before. Success requires a fundamentally different perspective on risk and technology portfolio management—and the leadership required to make it reality.
Accenture Strategy research into the intersection of business and technology—and extensive work with enterprises of all sizes and across each major industry— has provided some insight into what it takes to be prepared. The key to being fault-tolerant is to adjust quickly to disruption and minimize the impact on customers, supply chains or internal operations when they inevitably occur.
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