IT spending and budgeting
- August 31, 2010
Effective data center planning and design are the first steps toward maintaining control during a build-out. In this Q&A, learn how Massachusetts officials are handling the task.
- August 18, 2010
2010 IT spending at Welch Foods was slashed, and so was IT staff, due in part to a bad blow from Mother Nature. Find out why CIO Dave Jackson is not complaining.
- July 21, 2010
The long-debated chargeback process has been revived by cloud computing, which could change how IT groups are organized and operate in a competitive and stressed economy.
- July 15, 2010
CIOs debate the merits of IT chargeback as a holy grail of business efficiency.
- July 13, 2010
After moving to a supply demand model for IT, the German logistics giant Deutsche Post DHL cut its IT business expenditures by 50% and achieved better business-IT alignment.
- July 08, 2010
IT chargeback is being put to the test by cloud computing. Which metrics can be used to charge business units for IaaS, PaaS and SaaS?
- June 24, 2010
Private cloud computing is something with which enterprises are coming to grips. Check out our list of five best practices for successfully deploying a private cloud.
- June 22, 2010
A data center and IT strategy overhaul will give one state a much-needed disaster recovery plan on a green ticket.
- June 16, 2010
For those considering a new small-business printer this year, there are a lot of new options. Read this brief rundown on what it all means for more informed buying decisions.
- May 21, 2010
Cloud computing services cast a shadow of fear over IT departments that are scrambling to change amid a flurry of business units bypassing traditional channels.
- May 11, 2010
As the country emerges from the Great Recession, IT budgets are slowly peeking out at spending opportunities. Tops on the list: projects that got put on hold.
- April 08, 2010
CIOs are developing their own cloud security best practices, such as auditing, risk assessment and contractual obligations, while the cloud industry plays catch-up.
- April 07, 2010
With mergers and acquisitions expected to rise in 2010, the role of the CIO is increasingly important. In M&A activity, what separates successful from unsuccessful CIOs?
- April 06, 2010
Standards groups are developing cloud interoperability, portability and security standards in an attempt to ease the switch from one cloud provider to another.
- March 30, 2010
Public-sector CIOs are adopting cloud computing services as a means to deliver better services, cut costs and even share resources with other agencies.