Cloud is a compelling proposition, but most business leaders are nervous about security and reliability. Here's a way to calm those nerves.
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.
Rather than being captive employees, IT professionals are owners of their own individual brands, 'and sometimes lend out their brand to a large organization'
Application programming interfaces and cloud may represent this generation's 'skunk works,' but they're not ready to go it alone.
IDC says four out of the 50 states will see growth in enterprise IT spending exceed 7 percent over the coming year.
New report suggests that many cloud costs are underestimated due to variations in workloads.
The next great frontier in IT: Uncoupling the network from network hardware.
Sneaky, sneaky: Organizations suffer 55 employee-related incidents of fraud each year — mainly through employees getting hold of privileged users' credentials.
In a video intended to rev up the interest of young people in software development, industry luminaries make the case for "an incredibly empowering skill to learn".
Call it BYOA (bring your own application). Unlike BYOD, however, enterprises will take more control of the situation with sanctioned apps available for quick downloads and deployments.
A survey of 477 IT managers has found that there is less IT involvement in BYOD decisions, and frustration with the inevitable support they will require. But users need to set the terms.