A compendium of photos from Oracle OpenWorld 2012. Unseasonably warm weather, meetings with Oracle executives and customers, and a variety of activities made this year's OpenWorld fun and interesting. Although there was some controversy among analysts and bloggers, the photos show a rich and diverse event.
Beyond IT Failure
Michael Krigsman is a recognized authority on the causes and prevention of IT failures.
Michael Krigsman is an internationally recognized analyst, strategy advisor, and authority on enterprise software leadership, CIO innovation, and social business. Interact with Michael on Twitter at @mkrigsman.
An interesting study reports the perceptions of programmers sharing their views on IT failure. The results may surprise you.
The best list I have seen on issues facing innovative CIOs for the coming year.
Dreamforce was a huge cloud and social enterprise success, but salesforce.com still has challenges ahead.
New research demonstrates the changing role of IT. Here is advice to ensure your IT organization is not marginalized as a consequence of these changes.
IT metrics can be a curse against innovation and becoming a strategic partner with the business. Here are steps you can take to escape the tyranny.
A stellar panel of experts got together to discuss business innovation based on cloud, social, and mobile technologies. Watch the video here.
A new report by Altimeter Group sheds light on the importance of risk management as applied to social media.
Social media prevented broadcasters from getting accurate data about the precise location of Olympic bicycle competitors.
Solving bank IT breakdowns requires substantial investment that goes beyond administrative demands.