Enterprises increasingly looking to 'citizen developers' to close IT skills gaps.
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.
Challenges to IoT include the need for more robust standards and more power to devices, as well as security and privacy concerns.
A call for service oriented architecture principles: 'Managed APIs are SOA done correctly.'
What's the difference between user experience (UX) and user interface (UI)? UX is the process, UI is the tangible stuff.
ERP systems are not intended for heavy-duty transaction processing, but cloud systems are. This is where the two can meet.
Within IoT, 'security has to live at the level of the API, to stay fully within the control of devices' manufacturers and vendors.'
National Science Foundation awards $20 million to develop two cloud testbeds -- with managing the Internet of Things a top priority.
The term 'IT agility' is an oxymoron at many organizations. Time to fix that.
Private clouds are increasingly being positioned as points of control to public cloud services
IBM study finds only 20 percent of companies ready to move to the digital realm. Here's how they are doing it.