Articles By Galen Gruman

Revlon’s network makeover creates ‘Mini Me’ data centres

Revlon’s network makeover creates ‘Mini Me’ data centres

In February 2008, David Giambruno, vice-president of global services delivery for Revlon, initiated a global restructuring project that took advantage...

May 31st, 2009 Galen Gruman
Can your BlackBerry replace your laptop?

Can your BlackBerry replace your laptop?

Portable yet powerful, the laptop has become the machine of choice for the modern business user. But for anyone with...

May 26th, 2009 Galen Gruman
Meet the nation’s first CIO

Meet the nation’s first CIO

In a surprise announcement, President Obama has named the nation's first federal CIO: Vivek Kundra, CTO of the District of...

March 5th, 2009 Galen Gruman
Obama names Kundra US’s first CIO

Obama names Kundra US’s first CIO

In a surprise announcement, President Obama has named the nation's first federal CIO: Vivek Kundra, CTO of the District of...

March 5th, 2009 Galen Gruman
More support for business value management

More support for business value management

CIOS HAVE LONG HEARD THE ADVICE FROM THE C-SUITE, CONSULTANTS, ANALYSTS, AND THE PRESS: Stop focusing on constantly rebuilding your...

April 30th, 2008 Galen Gruman
Top performers prove worth of business value management

Top performers prove worth of business value management

Driving IT business value has always been one of the key mandates for the CIO. Now research from the Hackett...

April 6th, 2008 Galen Gruman
Five ways to deploy SOA without breaking a sweat

Five ways to deploy SOA without breaking a sweat

Originally, the goal of service-oriented architectures was simply to make application functionality available as a shared service. Companies made up...

November 6th, 2007 Galen Gruman
CRM faces integration blues

CRM faces integration blues

Software as a service (SaaS) has gone beyond the realm of rogue deployments, and CRM software, most notably Salesforce.com, has...

October 21st, 2007 Galen Gruman
How to improve online sales by enhancing Search

How to improve online sales by enhancing Search

Mess up internal search and you'll frustrate your employees. But mess up external search and you'll alienate your customers. No...

July 2nd, 2007 Galen Gruman
Business intelligence should start with business issues

Business intelligence should start with business issues

It can seem like a no-win situation. Business execs want more reports to glean insight on how to manage the...

April 4th, 2007 Galen Gruman