Power and impotence of the digital

In the context of the publication of the Angewandte "Digitale Transformation" Harald Katzmair wrote an article with the title "Macht und Ohnmacht des Digitalen".
Anyone approaching the topic of the power and powerlessness of the digital has been dealing with the relationship between competition, growth and speed from the very beginning. As will be shown, the essence of digital technologies lies in their ultimate potential for escalation and in their exponential scalability - both characteristics with massive consequences for the distribution of power in this world.