Stop fretting about shadow IT, and 5 other ways IT can take the lead with business transformation.
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.
You know your solution has made it when....
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Top executives are enthusiastic about the benefits of virtualization, while middle managers' responses are a collective 'meh.' Say again?
Why not be able to submit to and reuse code from a commons for APIs?
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