IT management experts share their knowledge and experience
Enterprises are being failed by check-box penetration testing that often tells them nothing useful
UK enterprises are being failed by check-box penetration testing that tells them nothing useful
April 27, 2015 1:09:00 PM Read Full Post
3G/4G roaming can be painfully slow. Wi-Fi is the answer
You climb into a cab. The driver flips the meter on. In heavy midday traffic, you watch the meter click off the pounds, even as you watch pedestrians on the street passing you by. Then you notice the cabbie’s sign: No Credit Cards, Cash Only.
April 21, 2015 4:09:00 PM Read Full Post
Smartsourcing is a real option now but you have to be smart to really benefit
Technology change has helped move IT away from the traditional, monolithic approach to outsourcing. Instead, advances such as the cloud have made smartsourcing a reality: using small, flexible contracts for discreet services to cover specific IT needs quickly and effectively, rather than providing a mass alternative to in-house IT.
March 27, 2015 4:49:00 PM Read Full Post
Is your business sitting on a data gold mine? It's time to get creative.
by Duncan Ross
Machine sensors, location information, purchasing histories, digital media, browsing histories and online behaviour – all are sources of data that have the potential to be turned into gold.
March 13, 2015 4:23:00 PM Read Full Post
Part 1: Identifying the Challenges
The world today is being flooded with digital data, in myriad manifestations and washing over us at such incredible speed that making sense of it is dauntingly difficult. Yet this tidal wave of data, when channelled and filtered by an array of new technologies, holds untold value for organisations. Or so we are told. But despite the sometimes exaggerated hype surrounding "big data," the fundamental assertion is true: data and the decisions driven by that data now represent the next frontier of innovation and productivity.
January 20, 2015 4:24:00 PM Read Full Post
Businesses need to close the mobile app gap and an enterpise app store is the way to go
by Adam Spearing
The drastic behavioural shift induced by the new app economy still has some enterprises struggling to deliver mobile apps to their workforce. It is time to close the app gap.
December 08, 2014 3:53:00 PM Read Full Post
Navvia’s 2014 ITSM Industry Survey Results
Navvia, a company that helps organisations to design, improve, and manage their IT service management (ITSM) processes, revealed the results of its ninth annual ITSM Industry Survey earlier this month.
November 17, 2014 9:00:00 AM Read Full Post
Why Total Cost of Ownership and Unit Costing still matter
We are currently witnessing a transformation in the way in which organisations purchase and deliver IT. The commoditisation of computer hardware, virtualisation and the presence of cloud services has opened up a number of options for companies to reduce the costs of IT.
November 04, 2014 2:17:00 PM Read Full Post
Organisations are six times more likely to be TBM leaders when the CIO is in charge of TBM
I admitted to sadly being a qualified accountant, in my previous blog, decrying the poor state of financial understanding and stewardship in many corporate IT organisations. In hindsight it felt a little mean – stating that organisations need to get better but not adding much on the how.
November 03, 2014 8:23:00 AM Read Full Post