Cloud computing energy consumption has created a much publicized debate. On one hand where you have experts crediting cloud technology for saving up resources, there is a small section of experts who have criticized cloud for consuming high megawatts of power.
While the debate as to who is right & wrong has not really reached a consensus, what we will try and do is state both the viewpoints and reach a conclusion.
How many women CIOs can you name off the top of your head? Kim Stevenson at Intel, former Canadian Paicific CIO Heather Campbell, University of Oregon CIO Melissa Woo, and UNH CIO Joanna Young come to mind.
My sense is there are proportionally more CIOs in higher education as this interview with Univerity of Oregon CIO Melissa Woo would suggest. It also says women make better or more empathetic leaders. The same author, Enterasys CMO Val Afshar, also published a list of the top 50 social CIOs and 14 are women.
Just read an article “Nokia planning phablet for 2013”. The original information appeared in the Financial Times. Yes they put the word “phablet” into brackets, but everybody seems to know what they mean. Wonderful language that keeps expanding itself.
The world is increasingly becoming digital and interconnected. At the moment, our main focus is on human interactions, but that is changing quickly. The machine to machine communication is slowly but surely increasing.