JD Irving CIO Martin Davis once said there are no IT projects...just projects with an IT element. Those would seem to support the argument in this ZDNet post that IT's days are numbered...that it will be reduced to overseeing "low value technical plumbing."
That might be an extreme view, but here's the operative paragraph in this provocative post:
Well, I, for one, do not plan on quitting my job. After all, a community manager's job is both interesting and thoroughly relevant in the online world. For the moment, anyway...
Writer James Altucher, a managing partner of a hedge fund and book author, makes some great observations. Here's three: the middle class is dead; money does not buy happiness (and he's in hedge funds!!??); and corporations don't like you. His post is a good read.
Enterprise CIO Forum community manager John Dodge expounds on political oracle Nate Silver's contention that too much [big] data is not always such a great thing. Dodge also explains why he thinks big data and marketing are soul mates.
Many enterprises are looking to Managed Print Services (MPS) to help them better manage complex print environments. While MPS engagements help businesses optimize their infrastructure, manage their IT environment and improve overall workflow, the benefits of incorporating MPS into your enterprise extend beyond technology. MPS can help your organization reduce costs - both financial and environmental - lower the burden on IT staff and improve employee productivity.
Introducing and implementing an enterprise BYOD policy requires a thorough examination of several different factors, from allowed devices to supported user conveniences. Even with more mobile devices in the workplace, printed materials are still used across the enterprise, with an increasing number of these pages originating from mobile devices. According to IDC*, the “total U.S.
Take a look at about any office and there’s no question that that the number of mobile devices and cloud services used by employees have multiplied in recent years. The rapid expansion in the use of mobile devices is both a productivity boon and a complexity challenge --- especially when some products or services don’t work well with others.