The 98-2 rule: The Systinet registry/repository piece was originally valued at $105 million of the $4.5 billion acquisition, but may have clinched the deal.
Joe McKendrick is an author and independent analyst who tracks the impact of information technology on management and markets. Joe is co-author, along with 16 leading industry leaders and thinkers, of the SOA Manifesto, which outlines the v…alues and guiding principles of service orientation. He speaks frequently on cloud, data, and enterprise computing topics at industry events and Webcasts. As an independent analyst, he has authored numerous research reports in partnership with Forbes Insights and Unisphere Research, a division of Information Today, Inc. In a previous life, Joe served as director of the Administrative Management Society (AMS), an international professional association dedicated to advancing knowledge within the IT and business management fields. He is a graduate of Temple University.
Five non-IT companies that are now indistinguishable from software companies.
December 7, 2011 by Joe McKendrick
CIOs, developers, operations, and business see SOA through different lenses
November 15, 2008 by Joe McKendrick