How CIOs spin their wheels

How CIOs spin their wheels

Gartner has released a 'hit list' which identifies six time-wasting practices that CIOs should avoid to maintain a focus on...

May 31st, 2007 Sandra Rossi

Five steps to SOA success

Five steps to SOA success

SAN FRANCISCO - SOA isn't just trendy, it's here and it's working. Most large enterprises have already launched some sort...

January 29th, 2007 Dave Linthicum

Characteristics of an effective enterprise architect

Characteristics of an effective enterprise architect

What personal characteristics, knowledge, and skills are most commonly found in effective enterprise architects? Although not at all intuitive, several...

May 17th, 2005 Scott Bittler

Take a Holistic Approach to Security

Take a Holistic Approach to Security

In my experience, most IT professionals fundamentally understand that the “wait and see” attitude is no longer an effective way...

March 9th, 2005 Frank Curry

Enterprise Architecture Helps Enable Portfolio Management

Enterprise Architecture Helps Enable Portfolio Management

I'm working with a company in the financial services industry to help maximize the impact of their enterprise architecture program....

June 1st, 2004 Michael Rosen

GAO: NASA needs plan for IT re-engineering project

GAO: NASA needs plan for IT re-engineering project

A multi-year project by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to upgrade its financial management and supporting IT systems lacks...

December 30th, 2003 Lucas Mearian

Building with vision

Building with vision

In 1999, the government of Alberta had 24 ministries that operated independently when it came to IT. As a result,...

November 11th, 2003 Blair McQuillan

Judging infrastructure

Judging infrastructure

As CIOs are pushed to speed up responsiveness to the business while reducing costs, it is increasingly important that they...

January 27th, 2003 Karen Rubenstrunk