Here’s why you should put developers on the front lines

“Developers develop. That’s what they did.” That’s how Todd Vernon, CEO of VictorOps, perceives DevOps culture over his career going...

September 24th, 2015 Gary Hilson

People standing in a business meeting

Ethics say IT should track and measure projects

Ethics is often seen as being about what should NOT be done. The CIPS code of ethics says we should avoid...

March 26th, 2015 Donna Lindskog

Three reasons why executives find IT to be such an enigma

When your team needs to change its practices and skills

You've got old systems that still must be maintained; you've got a backlog of small changes; and you know your...

November 21st, 2014 Bruce Stewart


School’s in: OpenDaylight has summer internship for student developers

Budding network developers eager to earn their stripes just got a new opportunity. The OpenDaylight Project, a Linux Foundation Collaborative...

April 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


‘Hi, I’m from IT…’

In far too many organizations, walking into a meeting where no one knows you and saying "Hi, I'm from IT..."...

April 3rd, 2014 Bruce Stewart


Time to ask what IT’s purpose is in your organization

It's too easy for all of us to get lost in the latest announcements of new services, new products, and...

January 8th, 2014 Bruce Stewart

Blueprint Software's suite now gives visibility into early stages of projects

A word of help for software developers

Arguably there's one essential piece of software in most organizations: A word processor. It's used for letters, reports, invoices, faxes...

September 13th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Avoid these 12 programming mistakes

Avoid these 12 programming mistakes

A car magazine once declared that a car has "character" if it takes 15 minutes to explain its idiosyncrasies before...

January 21st, 2011 Peter Wayner

Amazon readies launch of Android Market competitor

Amazon readies launch of Android Market competitor

Amazon is preparing to open an Android app store to compete with Google's Android Market, and has launched a beta...

January 5th, 2011 Mikael Ricknas