Michael Krigsman

Michael Krigsman is recognized internationally as an analyst, strategy advisor, enterprise advocate, and blogger. Interact with Michael on Twitter at @mkrigsman.

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Updated bizarre Arizona State ERP: Oracle releases case study

Proving that truth can be stranger than fiction, Oracle has published a customer case study proclaiming the wonders of its implementation at Arizona State University (ASU). The document conveniently omits the part where thousands of incorrect payroll checks were issued, morale plummeted, and armed police were called to guard the HR office.

September 27, 2007 by


Update: Boeing virtual fence "unusable"

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) virtual fence project, being built by Boeing, has failed an initial set of tests, according to the Associated Press:Because of a software glitch, the first high-tech "virtual fence" on the nation's borders remains inoperable, three months after its scheduled debut."The integration of all the systems into a common operating picture continues to be the challenge," said Homeland Security spokesman Russ Knocke.

September 24, 2007 by



The primary reason for studying failed projects is to become more successful. Although many people have opinions on this topic, few possess sufficient experience to discuss it credibly.

September 19, 2007 by