Information Technology finds itself in the same position as manufacturing did before Henry Ford revolutionized it with mass production. Henry Ford's revolution was not a physical revolution but a process revolution. The technology that Ford worked with existed, he just used it in a different way. Today IT finds itself in the same position especially in enterprises around the globe. IT requires a process revolution as due to the silo nature in which enterprise's deploy it, it has become deployed in isolated hand crafted instances.
Henry Ford was a master at solving problems. You can read his My Life and Work at Project Gutenberg here.