Sun Opens Up


What do a blue hedgehog and a global computer operating system have in common? In the world of video games, Sonic the Hedgehog is the mascot of Sega, one of the most successful makers of games consoles and games in the ’90s. But Sega was forced to adapt its business model to the arrival of new entrants to the market, and Sonic can now be found on systems produced by firms that were once Sega’s rivals. Sega was forced by financial necessity to adopt the software development angle of more

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Refinitiv’s PermIDs: Converting needs into opportunity

Refinitiv’s PermID framework was conceived as a proprietary tool to address an internal challenge around identifying objects in the firm’s information model. Once it had proved its worth, it was rolled out to the firm’s clients to significant success.

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