Professionalism: Growing or in a downward spiral?

Professionalism is controversial but primarily only in ICT. Why? Medicine, Law, Accounting we accept it and it is codified. For...

September 30th, 2013 Stephen Ibaraki

IT does not know ethics

Sometimes the best way to define something is to say what it is NOT.  In a study, the Markkula Center...

September 24th, 2013 Donna Lindskog

The differences in internal controls at each level of architecture

Welcome back. We have arrived as noted in my opening IT World post at the point where, expert Matthew Kern...

September 10th, 2013 Ron Richard

Looking for help? MVPs are the answer

There are independent experts who collectively volunteer tens of thousands of hours each year supporting consumer electronics, smart devices, gaming,...

September 9th, 2013 Stephen Ibaraki

Honouring computing pioneers: Kelly Gotlieb

Information Communication Technology (ICT) is a major contributor to GDP, society, industry, education, government, media and yet we don’t give...

September 6th, 2013 Stephen Ibaraki

The hierarchical paradigm meets the collaborative operating system

After years of work, study and research, my developed inherent quality management principles (noted here) among other advocated a need...

September 5th, 2013 Ron Richard

The new ISMS, ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Expert insight

ISO/IEC 27001:2013 and ISO/IEC 27002:2013 are scheduled for publication on October 17th. This will be the first release of the...

September 5th, 2013 Ron Richard

Strengths, information security, collaboration, quality and more… Hello World!

Hello world! Welcome to my first IT World blog post. So you have an idea of what to expect, the...

September 4th, 2013 Ron Richard

MOOCs – Massive Open On-line Courses

The Internet, that ubiquitous on‑line digital world, continues its disruptive innovation. The era of sheer content explosion and availability, while...

September 4th, 2013 Ken Metcalfe