Articles By Johna Till Johnson

Hello net neutrality, goodbye Internet

Hello net neutrality, goodbye Internet

As the old adage goes, "Be careful what you wish for — you might get it, and wish you hadn't."...

October 1st, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
OPINION: Can UC me now?

OPINION: Can UC me now?

Unified communications is a buzzword that's front-and-center for many organizations this year. Some are already deploying various UC technologies (UC...

September 9th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
Make sure yours is a WAN with a plan

Make sure yours is a WAN with a plan

Now is an excellent time to be re-evaluating your WAN strategy. New technologies such as carrier Ethernet and Session Initiation...

July 30th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
Do you recognize your job description?

Do you recognize your job description?

IT is undergoing one of the most significant transformations in recent memory -- yet most IT practitioners (including telecom managers)...

July 9th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
Managing Mobility: Part Two

Managing Mobility: Part Two

In an earlier column we talked about some great ways to get your arms around the challenge of managing the...

June 1st, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
Managing mobility requires casting a wide net

Managing mobility requires casting a wide net

Mobility represents one of the fastest-growing line items in most IT budgets as an increasing number of employees request and...

May 4th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
Of heroes and wonks in the IT ranks

Of heroes and wonks in the IT ranks

A few weeks back, one of my clients remarked that he architected his data center network so as to "avoid...

April 21st, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
Is the Internet doomed to fail?

Is the Internet doomed to fail?

Sounds like a crazy question, in this era of Facebook, Twitter and a "digital millennial" generation that's grown up never...

April 6th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
What

What

When the going gets tough, the tough get ... managed? Apparently so. One of the major trends I’ve seen in...

March 17th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson
Right-sizing your telecom team

Right-sizing your telecom team

Is your telecom department overstaffed? If you’re like many of my clients, you’ve been asked that quite a bit recently...

March 2nd, 2009 Johna Till Johnson