AWS is Intimidating—but not in the way you think it is

AWS is Intimidating—but not in the way you think it is

No, not its size and growth, but its offerings and pricing. Thankfully, there is an alternative

03/19/18

Feds’ cloud adoption failures are a warning for the private sector

Feds’ cloud adoption failures are a warning for the private sector

Washington, D.C., might be a very different place than an average enterprise, but its cloud adoption struggle still has teachable moments for us all—starting with age

03/07/18

Don’t ignore the elephant in the room: deal with your legacy systems

Don’t ignore the elephant in the room: deal with your legacy systems

Here’s how: Eat it one bite at a time

01/08/18

The end of IT outsourcing as we know it?

The end of IT outsourcing as we know it?

What if you suddenly lost a third to two-thirds of your IT staff? Or, what if they were suddenly 50% to 100% more expensive? Can’t/won’t happen? Think of what could happen to the H-1B program. Ironically, the cloud may save you.

03/02/17

Where are your users learning about the birds and the bees of cloud?

Where are your users learning about the birds and the bees of cloud?

Where did you learn about the birds and bees? From your adolescent peers? How did that work out for accuracy? The same is true today for users learning about cloud computing. You’re the CIO, shouldn’t they be learning it from you?

08/19/16

Will the last computer leaving the corporate data center please turn out the light?

Will the last computer leaving the corporate data center please turn out the light?

Cloud computing is upending the traditional approach to IT in many ways, but here's a risk I’ll bet you didn't see coming.

07/21/16

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