Mark Barrenechea

Mark J. Barrenechea is OpenText's Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer. A prominent thought leader, he has extensive experience in information technology and his vision is to enable the digital world to help transform organizations.
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Security is Job 1

Businesses are operating in a zero-trust environment. Every year, the World Economic Forum releases its Global Risks Report to identify…

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Information is at the heart of your business

Even though digital information is evolving at a rapid pace, the world is still document-centric. Documents, whether created by a…

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Amazing Things are Happening

It is an amazing time to be a citizen of the world. Breakthroughs in technology are having a profound effect…

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An Information-infused Future

Over 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created each day. This pace will only continue to accelerate as automated cars, sensors,…

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Delivering the Intelligent and Connected Enterprise

It is a new world. The Latin term for this is Mundus Novus. In the new world, industries are facing…

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UNHCR uses data for the good

Technology is the connective fabric of humanity. It connects organizations, devices and people all around the world. It automates complex…

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OpenText Enfuse® 2018

Information rules the world, and technology like EIM, AI, Robots, and IoT are transforming business on a planetary scale. At…

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Data is for the Good

Data is to a business or to an individual, as blood is to the body. Its foundation: Trust. Banish data,…

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Press for Progress

Today, as the world celebrates and reflects on the achievements of women, OpenText continues the important conversation to promote and…

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2018 top tech predictions

It is an amazing time for technology and to be a citizen of the world. Every company is transforming into…

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Ten things impacting the world: impact on society

In January of 2017, the sales of George Orwell’s novel 1984 spiked, climbing to the top of Amazon’s bestseller list…

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Ten things impacting the world: the nature of conflict

In 2010, a malicious virus known as Stuxnet destroyed nearly 1,000 centrifuges in an Iranian uranium enrichment facility. The cyberattack…

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Ten things impacting the world: the nature of commerce

Innovations in digital payments are expanding the economy. As consumers (most notably Millennials) opt for new ways to pay for…

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Ten things impacting the world: climate change

The burning of fossil fuels and other activities have released enormous amounts of gases into the atmosphere. These emissions have…

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Ten things impacting the world: IQ of 1,000

The notion of a super-intelligent being has been the source of both speculation and entertainment for many years. We have…

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Ten things impacting the world: living to 150

Over the course of human history, our life expectancy has been on an upward trend: increasing from 30 years (during…

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Ten things impacting the world: the Internet of Things

Few things have the power to transform our world as rapidly and radically as digital.  At the hub of this…

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Ten things impacting the world: artificial intelligence

Autonomy is the mother of artificial intelligence (AI). AI will impact every industry as the autonomy of decision making—from self-driving…

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Ten things impacting the world: automation

According to Moore’s law, based on increased affordability and greater access, computing power will increase exponentially. When we examine the…

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Ten things impacting the world: connectivity

Humankind’s quest for better and faster connectivity can be traced from early smoke signals to the invention of the smartphone.…

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