Archive For June, 2012

Consumer Driven IT in Review – 19th edition

When we first started this Consumer Driven IT blog, the concept of bring your own device, or BYOD, was fast becoming the most commonly mentioned topic about IT consumerization. However, the notion of wanting to “bring your own device to…

Innovation is Key

  CA Technologies in the UK hosted its CA Expo event at The Brewery, in London, on Thursday 22 June and so I spent a very interesting and enjoyable day with many of our customers, including British Airways, Nationwide, TNT,…

A Business View of IT

This article originally appeared on Smart Enterprise Exchange. Paul Klein of Smart Enterprise Exchange interviewed Jonathan Kissane, Senior VP, Corporate Development, CA Technologies. Here is part of the Q&A. We often hear about the need for IT and business leaders…

Get Ready for BYOS: ‘Bring Your Own Spacecraft’ to Work

The Economist recently conducted a panel featuring business leaders discussing consumer driven IT. One of the Economist’s panelists was Dr. Alan Weston, Director of Programs at NASA Ames Research Center. He shared several innovative ways NASA is using consumer driven technology to…

Banking on Consumer Driven IT

The Economist recently aired a panel discussion sponsored by CA Technologies featuring business leaders discussing consumer driven IT. One of the panelists, Steve Ellis, Executive Vice President at Wells Fargo, talked about how the $21B national financial services company is innovating with consumer…

There Isn’t a "One-Size Fits All" Cloud

Trevor A. Bunker, Chief Technology Architect and Worldwide Head of Presales, CA Technologies, talked to Prashant L. Rao at Express Computer about the consumerization of IT, Cloud computing, desktop virtualization, converged infrastructure and more. Read the full interview here. What’s…

Consumer Driven IT in Review – 18th edition

A couple of months ago I was talking with some of my colleagues at ITKO, an application lifecycle optimization company acquired by CA Technologies in 2011. We were discussing different trends they were seeing in their market space, and one…

The IT Leadership Challenge: Change and Adapt

This blog was originally posted to Smart Enterprise Exchange. Here’s a question on the minds of every senior IT executive: “How differently are we leading our IT organization today, compared to  the past?” If the answer is “not very,” we…

Chief & Chuck Cartoon: "No More Jams!"

Don’t get stuck in a jam: IT organizations can put cloud computing to work in their companies to reduce wasted resources, save time and focus precious staff time on projects more important than a paper jam. Read the comic on…