Category: Work

FutureOfIT

Is your Smartphone killing your Dads job in IT?

It has been obvious for some time that the revolution of IT is fundamentally changing businesses. At one end normal people, like you and me, are buying increasing numbers of personal gadgets, bringing them...

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Should you be scared of our evil cloud overlords?

I must admit that until Matt Jacobson of Facebook stopped by my workplace for a marketing session yesterday and spent significant time debunking peoples concerns about storing their stuff online, I’d mostly focused on...

Gizmodo

My Last Year in Gadgets

Now, those who know me, know that I’m one of those no-financial-commitments-whatsoever bastards that go through gadgets like most people go through change of underwear. I’ll buy something – seemingly on the spur of the moment...

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Five Obstacles for the Cloud Enterprise

With SaaS pundits and tech-bloggers going bananas over cloud, it can be tempting to see deviceless 100% cloud-enabled enterprise as just around the corner. There is no question that the cloud is a great...

TCO-Scope

The TCO/ROI Scoping SweetSpot

If your IT costs are rising constantly on a wave of apparently critical legacy systems that you don’t know how to get rid of and nobody knows how to support, chances are you are...

Social-Media-Marketing-2.0

Social Media Introduction

For some reason I often find myself explaining basic Web 2.0 and Social Media Marketing concepts to people who have neither the time nor the interest to move much beyond the “hey is this...