In this webinar, SOA and Cloud experts David Linthicum and Layer 7’s Scott Morrison will help take the mystery out of understanding the business case and ROI around cloud computing and governance. Executives and architects who need to understand and convey to others the business case for cloud and its governance should attend this session. It will discuss how SOA patterns are repeated in the cloud, and the core value that governance provides in making sure your enterprise assets work and play well together. more
Eric Knorr is editor in chief at InfoWorld and has been with the publication since 2003. A technology journalist since the start of the PC era, he has developed content to serve the needs of IT professionals for the past decade. He is the former editor of PC World magazine, the creator of the best-selling The PC Bible, a founding editor of CNET, and a veteran of several dot-com follies. Eric has received the Neal and Computer Press Awards for journalistic excellence.
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