Buyers  After 15 years of running a consultancy for the world’s most powerful firms, there is one thing that still irks me. Every day we propose ways to make the lives of people we work with better and give them the tools data and methodology to make their companies more efficient. But whether it’s reduced cost, improved performance, or more flexibility, someone in the peanut gallery says:

“No, thanks. I’m okay. We’ve already got that covered. All good.” Bleh! Buyers

How good were you when half your staff was laid off because the VC didn’t deliver your next tranche? How good were you when your CFO had to explain that you missed earnings targets because of IT challenges and cost overruns? How good were you when you missed your kid’s recital or were pulled out of bed in the middle of the night because your provider fell over… again. Buyers

Extending Cloud

The right tools to make the right decisions Part 1

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Cloud computing isn’t emerging, futuristic, or innovative. It’s just a building block in the CIO’s infrastructure arsenal. One piece of evidence: it’s missing from Gartner’s latest Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies. That doesn’t mean that all cloud technologies are commoditized …