IT Vendor Selection and Management
- July 30, 2008
CIOs looking to set up a data center in another state should stay focused on what it's going to cost in taxes and energy costs.
- July 24, 2008
I work (a little) when I'm on vacation. But that's not a bad thing, is it?
- July 23, 2008
Disk-based data deduplication tools could make tape storage an afterthought. But as vendors join on, CIOs should take a close, realistic look at deduplication's benefits.
- July 21, 2008
Some people suffer the insufferable for piece of mind and for the good of all of us who want to live safe, comfortable lives. The mysterious uncle_benji is one of those people. Ben, as I’ll call ...
- July 21, 2008
With polar bears balancing on ice cubes in the Arctic Circle and gas prices skyrocketing, we are all looking to be a bit more ‘green’ in our everyday lifestyle choices. Right? Well, we’re trying. ...
- July 11, 2008
CIOs need to focus on relationship management, governance and change management to see the long-term benefits of their outsourcing initiatives.
- July 02, 2008
A former Boston science museum CIO sees citywide Wi-Fi as a community problem with community-based solutions. But can he make it happen one neighborhood at a time?
- May 13, 2008
A growing university shrank its data center last year. How in-line cooling, a solid floor and virtualization helps Bryant University stay wired.
- March 19, 2008
Despite inflationary pressure, Indian providers have kept rates in line, knowing that cost remains the chief draw for going offshore. That is changing.
- February 27, 2008
Google Apps Team Edition is so tempting you could measure the time it'll take your employees to get hooked on it with an egg timer. You can wrestle users over it, if you're so inclined, but best to embrace it instead.
- February 12, 2008
To all those CIOs who refuse to embrace Facebook on the grounds that it's not a business tool: look a little closer.
- January 30, 2008
CIOs look to spend management firms to reap big savings on software negotiations when budgets are tight and a recession looms.
- November 08, 2007
The U.S. subprime mortgage crisis is crossing oceans, underscoring challenges in the Indian offshore industry.
- October 18, 2007
IT outsourcing megadeals are on the decline. How has this affected the outsourcing industry in general? Get advice on how and when CIOs should plan and implement outsourcing deals in the future.
- September 01, 2007
Telco companies have run out of chances to get their bills correct for one CIO.