Archive For January, 2012

Mobility: Whose cost is it, anyway?

We will be posting excerpts taken from blogs that Chris O’Malley, CEO of Nimsoft, writes for Computerworld on “Perspectives.” Chris O’Malley’s latest Computerworld blog “Mobility: Whose cost is it, anyway,?” explains how IT organizations can help line-of-business financial managers increase…

Consumer Driven IT in Review, 8th edition

I was inspired this week to learn about Paul Cheesbrough, CIO of News International who has set up an Apple-like “genius bar” in his company for employees to get help setting up their own devices (see Buyer’s guide to IT…

When everyone is a CIO

We will be posting excerpts taken from blogs that Chris O’Malley, CEO of Nimsoft, writes for Computerworld on “Perspectives.” This excerpt from End of IT as We Know It focuses on the hiring challenges of finding people who have both…

Beyond Your Own Four Walls

All technology leaders face the same trials and tribulations, including the expectation of doing more with less. Your IT organization needs to understand its true cost of operation and measure whether it can accelerate delivery and support of services efficiently….

C & C Cartoon Friday funny…you CAN laugh on Friday the 13th

Chief and Chuck – Passing the Buck Read the comic on a:   PC Tablet Smartphone Feature phone Keeping you laughing from ALL devices. Read more about the new era of consumer driven IT at: www.ca.com/cdit. - Cartoon is under Creative Commons…

Service Assurance in a Consumer Driven World

Your customer is changing. And the way you serve them has to change too. The recent IDC study on consumerization, sponsored by CA, found the majority of enterprises now see more than 25 percent of their customer interactions originating from…

Retaining Top Talent: Millennials in the Work Place

The beginning of a new year is always a time for reflection and thoughtful planning.  As we look back on 2011 so many major life events stick out as opportunities for reflection.  From natural disasters to the loss of iconic…

Consumer Driven IT in Review, 7th edition

Happy New Years to all our Consumer Driven IT friends out there! Everywhere you look at this time of year there are lists – lists of the top stories of 2011, lists of the top predictions for 2012, and of…

Meet the New Boss

Not so long ago, whenever a boardroom discussion turned to the chief information officer (CIO), it was often swiftly followed by reference to that eponymous rock band: The Who. For far too long, the CIO was associated with software, servers,…

What’s Your Mobile Management Resolution for 2012?

As we begin 2012, IT executives must consider how they will address mobile technologies in the coming year. Mobile technologies took 2011 by storm, and in the coming months, IT organizations will need to devise strategies to minimize the risk…