Our #CIOchat question this week explores where the cloud will in 2020. The question - which is being asked in many quarters - was inspired by a post by ECF blogger Rick Delgado at Tech Cocktail. There's no shortage of hyperbole about how the cloud will transform businesses in the next six short years (technology has a habit of making time go faster than many of us want).
The answer to how much CIOs should focus on IT services was a rich discussion with is no black and white answer. It's a classic "it depends" question. IT services was the topic of our weekly Twitter chat yesterday.
Our #CIOchat on Thursday Oct. 9 focuses on the impact of cognitive computing on CIOs. What is cognitive computing, you ask?
Well, that's exactly what our intrepid crew of chatsters will be exploring. Meanwhile, click here for a complex answer to a question that can be simply answered cognitive systems are ones that think like humans. The questions were submiited by HP Fellow and ECF blogger Charlie Bess.
A lot has been written about turning IT into a strategic asset. One particularly interesting article about it is based on interviews with the outgoing and incoming CIOs at Accenture. In HuffPo no less...
Agility, standardization, collaboration, open culture, understanding the business, all businesses are digital, and partnerships are the key maxims.
is it to transition 350 of a planned 1,000+ employees to an efficient, agile,
responsive, secure, mobile, recoverable virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)? One that can be customized for individual end
users, and managed centrally by a state government agency with limited
financial and labor resources?