As I said on Slashdot a minute ago, this question presupposes that Big IT is desirable.
The real questions are: Have I benefited from the lack of competition and choice? Is Big IT's slow, managed innovation in my best interest? Have powerful corporations EVER willingly chosen to serve me and mine when our interests diverged?
I don't believe that Big IT serves my needs or interests. It cripples my abilities. It limits my choices. It creates powerful political pressures that wish to enslave me.
I don't need or want Big IT or any other mega corporation. I would be better off without Apple, Alphabet, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft, Cisco, and Oracle. I want to get rid of them, or break them up. If I can't get rid of them, then I want them to be yoked by strong, effective regulatory processes to serve MY interests instead of their own.
But, in the modern political environment, Big IT yields too much political power to be restrained to MY interests. It is best if they are eliminated.
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