The Bleeding Edge

April 28, 2009

The bleeding edge is a term for any technology so new that it is dripping wet – technology new birth.

You know that you are the one doing the beta testing. In other words – you get to fight through the issues and bugs.

Some organizations that have stretched existing technologies to their limits take great interest in these bleeding edge, new technology  tools. (Read Clayton Christensen)

If you are a tech savvy organization, and are pushing the envelope of technology, being first to use some bleeding edge tech can give a considerable first mover advantage.

But for the average SME that is not a technolgy driven business?

Would you recommend something or someone you don’t trust?

In your business, you want someting that will work the first time and without a fight.

In most cases, I avoid early adoption

‘Cause I gotta trust …

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