Enterprise tips from three experts

Recently I interviewed three experts who shared their deep insights into the enterprise -- David Chesebrough, Robert Damashek and Elizabeth Southerlan. All are noted enterprise specialists in strategy, enterprise architecture, and transformation and operations

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 5th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

A last look at CES 2014: Mobile apps winners and show highlights

It was an amazing week at CES with over 150,000 delegates, 5,000 press, 3,200 plus exhibitors spread over more than 2 million square feet. One standout was the Mobile Apps Showdown and particularly

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 23rd, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Quick takes from CES 2014

LAS VEGAS -- It is the biggest show in CES history with over 150,000 delegates, 5,000 press, 3,200 plus exhibitors, more than 2 million square feet. Here are some (source: CEA, GfK, Samsung)

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 8th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Getting more done with more: How to manage staff

Reflecting on performance management, I decided to reach out to a connection for a comment on the idea of getting more done with more - managing. Here's the reply from Scott Simmerman, Ph.D. - "The Square Wheels Guy" :

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 15th, 2013 Ron Richard

What is enterprise architecture?

A new landmark paper from the Federation of Enterprise Architecture Professional Organizations (FEAPO) has found, quoting Michael Porter's research, that more than 80 per cent  of organizations do not successfully execute their business strategies.  In

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 14th, 2013 Stephen Ibaraki

The differences in internal controls at each level of architecture (part 3 of 3)

  This blog post continues Matthew Kern's discussion about enterprise architecture. For the previous post click here.  See here for part one in the series. Last month we went over the last two of

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 6th, 2013 Ron Richard

What does IT professional really mean?

IT professional. Nice title but what does it really mean?  A professional, according to Merriam-Webster, “relating to a job that requires special education, training, or skill”.  All three are required by IT professionals

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 4th, 2013 Ken Metcalfe

Wanted: Defenders of the public interest

The first imperative of the CIPS Code of Ethics is to protect the public interest and maintain integrity.  First among the eight principles of the ACM/IEEE Software Engineering Code of Ethics and Professional Practice

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 25th, 2013 Daryl Hepting

Technology trends: Fact or fiction

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) released their 2014 5 Technology Trends to Watch report this week.  With the spotlight on Content Curation, Robotics, Driverless Cars, Digital Health Care, and Internet of Things, what

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 25th, 2013 Stephen Ibaraki