It’s time to face a cold, hard fact: Your IT department is too slow. It’s the result of good intentions gone bad, but in business, intentions don’t matter.When is IT too slow? Whenever any part of the business has to wait for IT to deliver the goods, … [Read more...] about 12 bad habits that slow IT to a crawl
Hype over artificial intelligence reached its zenith in 2017, with CIOs, consultants and academics touting the technology as potentially automating anything from business and IT operations to customer connections. Yet through the first calendar quarter of 2018 several media … [Read more...] about 6 reasons to pump the brakes on AI
There are two types of productivity killers in the modern workplace: small distractions that sap your focus and big productivity killers that push you into applying time and effort in all the wrong places. Like it or not, weak IT management practices are what cause the more … [Read more...] about 8 IT management productivity killers
The rate of technology change and voracious competition for market share are producing cloud organisations that are seriously overburdened, and it’s going to get worse if Kevin Casey’s "5 cloud computing trends for 2018" materialize.Trends such as multiple hybrid … [Read more...] about Firefighting: How do we know when IT and cloud organisations have gone over the tipping point?
As you implement digital transformation strategies, you need to plan for an explosion in traffic growth. Consequently, you need to build data centers using the same state-of-the-art principles the hyperscales have adopted: A leaf spine Clos design, which accommodates large … [Read more...] about Build vs buy for your next-gen data center network infrastructure?