Modernizing standards development

Everyone involved in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) has been exposed to and most likely impacted by standards in one...

September 27th, 2016 Don Sheppard


Tracking emerging IT standards

Last month I posted an update on ISO standards for cloud computing, and mentioned that other organizations are also involved...

March 10th, 2016 Don Sheppard


Professional Engineers of Ontario opt for a single provider as part of IT transformation

It was a case of having lots of vendors but a lack of support for its entire technology stack that...

March 7th, 2016 Gary Hilson


Cloud computing standards update (ISO JTC1/SC38)

My last update on the progress of cloud standardization in the ISO was April 2014, so I’m overdue for another...

February 1st, 2016 Don Sheppard


The NIST cloud computing program

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is a developer of standards for the U.S. government.  According to their...

July 8th, 2014 Don Sheppard


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...

November 6th, 2013 Ron Richard

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Cloud computing standards spotlight – ISO JTC1/SC38

Cloud computing is the hot topic in ICT these days, and it is no surprise that there are numerous standardization...

October 17th, 2013 Don Sheppard