Amazon Web Services can't read a CEO's mind. But a CIO may at least know how to deliver what he or she wants.
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.
Survey finds CEOs are getting more intimately involved in enterprise decisions, potentially usurping CIO and other traditional IT leaders' roles.
Cloud is illusory; there's still hardware somewhere on the other side of the mist.
Platform as a Service adoption has soared over the past year, and organizations are investing a quarter million dollars on average in these online tools and middleware.
The process of researching, requisitioning, purchasing, installing and testing software still takes years. This needs to be short-circuited (but in a good way).
Thanks to the coming wearable device boom, Gartner predicts amount of user data from mobile apps will soon be overwhelming enterprises.
PaaS means faster time to market and more agile software for enterprises.
Analysts agree on one thing: don't fight cloud-based rogue IT, but embrace it.
The API director at Ancestry.com shares his secret to successful API delivery — consistency.
Survey of 9,200 IT professionals finds direct correlation between DevOps adoption and business success.