Survey shows IT professionals' workloads and stress is on the rise. Not a good scene for employers or employees.
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.
Service-based infrastructures are still too brittle. Time for 'agent oriented architecture,' says a long-time service integration advocate.
IBM leaks some details from upcoming study, most enterprises have not prepared their infrastructure to handle the cloud, mobile, data and social wave that is fast approaching.
What a great time to be in technology, EY report shows.
Pharmaceutical CIO ditches the data center, takes advantage of cloud buyer's market: 'Our business continuity plan is now one bullet: go home.'
Latest court ruling states Oracle can be granted copyright protection for its Java APIs, opening up a legal precedent that could affect the thousands of APIs out there.
'When it comes to the ability to access, display, manipulate, or secure data, some devices are clearly more capable than others.'
SOA is a philosophy (not a technology) that has shaped every key technology initiative we pursue today.
'Gone are the days when you poured concrete over all your processes,' says IBM's Robert LeBlanc.
Enter the era of IT service broker, whose role is to 'integrate internal and external services together to form composite services.'