Digital Transformation: The Fracture of LOB and IT

Fracture of IT and LOB

In 2014, I read a whitepaper about one of the fastest growing trends affecting IT today.  It put me on the path I am on right now…and opened my eyes to the enormous opportunity and threat facing business today.  “The 2014 State of Digital Transformation” white paper by Brian Solis (available for free download here), […]

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Cloud: Terrifying…For Some!

Clouds Ahead!

A colleague of mine, @StuOzer, sent me this link: http://telecom.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/why-the-story-ofyamaha-should-terrify-hp-dell-cisco-others-in-hardware-biz/47946788 Having spent a few years at HP… It was like seeing written confirmation of the problem that plagued the sales teams in the Servers, Storage and Networking division. The sales and compensation model at HP did NOT address the lurking threat of Cloud Computing and its […]

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Data: NOT the icing on the cake. Data is the CAKE!

Good article below…and I like the analogy I found in it. “Data is not the icing on the cake…Data is the cake”.  http://www.forbes.com/sites/oracle/2015/05/26/the-new-data-options-that-drive-decisions/ by @michaelhickins. I’m not going to go so far as to say that EVERYONE likes cake…but plenty of us do. Lot’s of different choices, and ways to obtain them…Buy them, bake them…square cakes, round cakes, bundt cakes…cup cakes. […]

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