A Practical Guide to DevOps

[Editor’s note: This curated guide was updated in April 2022 to reflect new trends today and to include our most recent content.] When people — experts included — talk about DevOps they too often think in terms of the technology or a methodology. Then, there are the people who say it’s just another way to … Read more

Why to Keep a Data Center Mentality

Scalability, agility, ability to avoid capitalization of hardware and software over the long term, and efficiency have been reasons why companies are moving more information technology to the cloud. This has led industry analysts like Tracey Wu of Forrester to say, “It is well understood that using the cloud is essential to staying competitive. The … Read more

How CIOs Can Transform IT Spend

scale down. A word many CEOs still hear, even in today’s world of strategies focused on growth and transformation. However, when focusing on efficiency and optimization, “reduce” can be a powerful tool in the CIO conversion arsenal. The Reduction is one of five “R’s” I discussed earlier in CIOs: The New Corporate Rock Stars. It … Read more