IT departments on organizations' hit lists for extinction, but don't worry -- IT skills are needed more than ever.
Service technology -- from SOA to cloud to IT service management -- promises many "-ilities": greater agility, flexibility, and reusability. Joe McKendrick explores the challenges and opportunities with service orientation, and how to capitalize on these emerging computing philosophies.
Joe McKendrick is an author, consultant and speaker specializing in trends and developments shaping the technology industry.
ESBs are helping some enterprises integrate cloud-based applications and manage application programming interfaces.
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The arrival of mobile computing hasn't altered the laws of economics for developers, a new survey confirms.
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Before you allow yourself to get buried in cloud, it's important to remember key lessons learned in the SOA world.
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More than ever, enterprises need IT managers' brains, not brawn.