Take a deliberate approach to identifying and evaluating how and when emerging technologies can have a strategic impact on the enterprise. The objective is to assess whether the company can gain competitive advantage and strategic value by adopting a new technology. Talk to key vendors to understand their strategic roadmap and innovations. Then use your professional network to understand how your competitors, customers, and suppliers are using advanced technologies and what value they are seeing. Discover which technologies to investigate, deploy, or ignore based on the results of the "Technology Monitor" tool.