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Business Issues, Mobility

Mobile apps are hard to do

Cost, complexity and security make CIOs shy away from mobilizing apps

Blog-post by John Dodge,
Community Manager
, Mon, 08/05/2013 - 20:14
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While more than half of enterprise apps are on the web and enterprises genuinely understand the benefits of a mobile workforce, they still are hesitant to mobilize enterprise apps over concerns about cost, security and complexity.

That's according to a survey of 300 IT executives conducted by Mobile Helix, a company that specializes in moving enterprise IT resources into the mobile space.   


CIO Leadership, Cloud

Are your applications cleared for taking off to the Cloudscape of services?

Transforming to the Cloudscape of Services from the Landscape of Applications

Blog-post by E.G. Nadhan,
HP Blogger
, Mon, 08/05/2013 - 19:57

“Flight attendants, please prepare for takeoff,” are words we have heard as passengers on flights that boldly venture into the clouds. Enterprises go through similar exercises as they selectively transform their landscape of applications into the Cloudscape of services — a new word mentioned in this HP newsletter on evolving to the New Style of IT (featuring Gartner research).

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Technology, Security

Preventing Breaches Like the Apple Developer Website Hack

Blog-post by Joe Simmons, Mon, 08/05/2013 - 15:01

The highly publicized Apple Developer website breach, which left upwards of 100,000 records with personal names, mailing addresses and emails potentially accessed by intruders, shows that no company—no matter how big—is immune to a cyber attack.


CIO Leadership, Services

Make your elephant cloud ready - Part 2

HP Content by Chris Coggrave,
HP Blogger

Cloud computing can help you deliver better services while controlling IT costs. But is your Data Center ready? In thisv video, TS Expert Chris Coggrave presents a workload approach that connects the IT service model, assets and facilities to make your Data Center cloud ready.


CIO Leadership, Cloud, Services

Make your elephant cloud ready - Part 1

HP Content by Chris Coggrave,
HP Blogger

Cloud computing can help you deliver better services while controlling IT costs. But is your Data Center ready? In this video, TS Expert Chris Coggrave presents a workload approach that connects the IT service model, assets and facilities to make your Data Center cloud ready.

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CIO Leadership, Cloud, Services

HP Consulting moves Swisscom IT into Cloud Computing

HP Technology Consulting with its global experience and Cloud Vision leads Swisscom IT Outsourcing business into the next generation of Cloud Computing.

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Technology, Cloud, IT Infrastructure, Services

Cloud enabling your Data Center Journey through a Converged Infrastructure

On-demand webcast featuring TS Expert Hande Sahin-Bahceci, who discusses how a converged infrastructure strategy provides simplicity, speed, compliance, and reduced? cost and risk for your data center. She also talks about the importance of obtaining a common foundation across different clouds.

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CIO Leadership, Applications

Moving from a system of record to a system engagement requires app rationalization

Blog-post by Myles Suer, Fri, 08/02/2013 - 17:59

"Crossing the Chasm" author Geoffrey Moore recently asserted that enterprises have extracted 90 percent of the potential value from system of record software such as ERP (enterprise resource planning), and that we need to engage today’s knowledge workers and customers in ways that they are familiar with and prefer. We need to focus energy and money on the system of engagement, the app.


CIO Leadership, Technology, IT Performance

IT Project Success – A CIOs View

Success rates of IT projects are very low, what does it take to be successful?

Blog-post by Martin Davis, Fri, 08/02/2013 - 16:28

Success rates of IT projects are very low, what does it take to be successful?

Pearl Zhu in her article “IT project failure: symptoms and reasons” comments that:

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CIO Leadership, Cloud

Is the private cloud the right decision for my company?

Blog-post by Rick Blaisdell, Thu, 08/01/2013 - 13:10

There is much pressure surrounding private clouds, meaning, creating a private infrastructure that can deliver the same flexibility and scalability as public clouds from well known providers. The great advantage of private clouds is that they come without the security and control worries for sending data outside the company’s own walls.

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