Three-fourths of companies either currently use enterprise-grade cloud computing or plan to over the next five years, according to a new study commissioned by Savvis.
More than a year has passed since Google first introduced Google Wave to the public. With it’s initial offering being invite-only, those with accounts found little motivation to use the service in the beginning, but some people eventually co-opted the Google Wave collaboration paradigm with success. Though never considered a […]
Call it uncanny, strange or unlikely, Microsoft has made the move of going the Open-Source way — at least to manage some of its resources. In this case the idea is to incorporate one of the first editions (versions) of
According to a new Forrester report, The Next Wave of Oﬃce Productivity by Sheri McLeish with Matthew Brown and Joseph Dang, Microsoft Office continues to dominate both in the enterprise and at home to no surprise. However, changes are affecting enterprise productivity strategies, such as Web 2.0, enterprise 2.0, and […]
SOS Open Source has been used to find and select open source web-based project management with issue-tracking and time-tracking tools to manage multiple IT projects, possibly localized in Italian (or at least open for internazionalization and localization).
There’s a thread on the Clojure mailing list, started by folks new to Clojure, pointing out that it can be a bit daunting to get Clojure running in order to try out some basics. I figured I’d post a very short tutorial showing how to get a basic running environment […]
The concept of the Configuration Management Database extends back at least 15 years, to the first version of the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL). It has proven a provocative concept for the management of enterprise information technology, attracting enthusiastic support, vendor investment and marketing, and fierce criticism.
As I have mentioned in numerous posts over the last several months, I am finding that things like process, governance, architecture, SOA, cloud computing, and others are much easier in my new startup world than in my old corporate world that I battled in since the 80’s. Even though I […]