A blog entry from ROI, TCO, and Cloud Economics Track Chair Joe Weinman.
IT, in terms of both applications and the infrastructure to run them, is becoming increasingly pervasive in our society, with the cloud playing a larger and larger role. CIOs and business executives understandably need to consider how best to leverage this technology. Is IT just plumbing, as relevant to the strategic needs of the business as, say, parking lot design or lighting fixture selection? Or is it a strategic weapon that when wielded properly can win battles, or even wars, in today’s hyper-competitive global marketplace? Continue Reading »