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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Netsuite: Future Failure?

Netsuite is a software as a service (SaaS) vendor offering a variety of business, accounting, and CRM applications over the Internet. Happily for Netsuite, they have filed to go public, as described in this analysis by Jason Wood.

July 12, 2007 by

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Wisconsin Fights Failure

The Wisconsin state legislature has created a special group to study IT project cost overruns, called The Speaker’s Task Force on Failed Information Technology Projects. So far, they have scheduled monthly meetings running through August.

July 11, 2007 by


Implementation Failures and ROI

All too often, enterprise software buyers pay insufficient attention to examining the likely achievable ROI of technology they are about to purchase. Wisconsin Technology Network interviewed Leslie Hearn, vice president and CIO of TDS Telecom, on the subject of establishing a strong business case when purchasing software.

July 9, 2007 by


Data Visualization for Project Failures

The Information Aesthetics blog presents a nice way for visualizing certain kinds of data. As you can see from the image below, the chart displays three kinds of data simultaneously:X-axis data, such as time seriesY-axis data, such as a set of scoresSize data, governing magnitude for the data being representedIn effect, this visualization adds time-series and magnitude-series to a standard bubble chart.

July 2, 2007 by