Tag Archives: information technology

IT 2.0 – Transformation Perspectives

Not too long ago I wrote a blog post (I.T. 2.0 – The Death of Design>Build>Run) that discussed the value to business of moving away from operational IT mindsets and towards a newer IT Paradigm. Although generally well received, I … Continue reading

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Considering DBaaS (Database as a Service)

When planning to use a DBaaS solution, customers will likely need help with tasks such as deployment, migration, support, off-site backup, system integration and disaster recovery. Then there are the applications that connect to the database and the databases themselves … Continue reading

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IT 2.0 The Death of Design>Build>Run

It is easy to see how rapidly IT is evolving. As was foretold, technology continues to change at an increasing pace. Emerging technologies which increase the amount and relevance of information are driving businesses to explore more agile and efficient … Continue reading

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Enterprise Architecture & the Edge of the Cloud

So you are a functional IT leader feeling the pressure around cloud migration. You don’t know what a VPC is but have learned about the “Infrastructure As A Service (IaaS)” and other opportunities are out there. Which is the correct … Continue reading

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Tacit I.T. Leadership (pt. 2)

In my part 1 on this topic, I discussed how contextual intelligence is the ability to rapidly and intuitively recognize and apply the dynamic circumstances inherent in an event or situation. Tacit Leadership uses contextual intelligence with purposeful changes in … Continue reading

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Tacit I.T. Leadership pt. 1- What and How

Previously, I posted about how good data leadership is foundational to the “Internet of Things”.  This was about enabling machines and computers by increasing their ability to share information with each other. We recognized the benefit in their ability to … Continue reading

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Data Leadership and the “Internet of Things”

My first taste of the internet was when I had an Intel 386 based PC. I discovered that I can use my super-fast phone modem to access content that did not live on my hard drive. With the help of … Continue reading

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The Cloud Up-Sell (Cloud vs. Fluff)

Information Technology is evolving around us at an ever increasing rate. Many companies are looking to “The Cloud” to reduce costs and improve efficient use of technical resources. Although there is no universal definition of “The Cloud”, cloud computing generally … Continue reading

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