In this CIO Straight Talk Tweet chat, our expert panel of industry insiders come together to discuss how the “software-defined world” is changing life and business globally. Here are some highlights from the chat.

Starting with the most important stakeholders - the customers.

Customer experience will never be the same.

Software-defined work in enterprises is next.

Everything from OPEX to time-to-market will be impacted by software.

And we go deeper into the business realities.

But will the executives go for it?

The question of consumer preference and culture remains.

And once again, customer experience will be the final judge.

But will software eat the world? Should other players worry?

And one cannot exist without the other.

And now, the cases where software was the winning differentiator.

The number of success stories continues to grow.

Until next time…