Success in Software as a Service comes from strong, strategic partnerships with their IT departments, IBM survey also finds.
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.
Digital enterprises aren't born overnight, they're the result of an ongoing evolution. Here are some tangible changes seen as the process unfolds.
End-users want to see experiences similar to what they get from their smartphones. Can IT deliver?
In a new report, Gartner gives single, massive ERP suites about two years.
EMSA is here and will likely become an important part of enterprise architecture going forward. But there are many moving parts that must be considered.
Thanks to social, mobile, analytics and cloud, disruption is no longer just for startups, says Accenture.
IT leaders say they have a lot of catching up to do -- but are ready to go to the cloud for most of their solutions.
DevOps encourages informal, spontaneous and collaborative connections between developers and computer operators. Everything that large organizations seek to reduce.
Outsourcing used to be so simple, right?
The ultimate goal of API management is trust and collaboration between business and IT. This ground has been well covered by service oriented architecture work.