A really interesting article over at computerworld about the the American Airlines IT modernisation program. Quoting from the article:
Pilots will soon replace their flight bags with an electronic version that runs on an iPad. American estimates that eliminating the 35-lb bags from every cockpit will save the airline $1.2 million of fuel annually.
It’s not BYOD, but it’s getting there!
Taking a moment in the end of year crush to catch up on some internet reading and happened across this post on what happened with Oracle’s acquisition of Eloqua.
The Best Alternative to a Negotiated Agreement (BATNA) concept is one for everybody to keep in mind.
There are many pages, posts and platitudes devoted to hyping the benefits of deploying a private cloud within your organisation. Depending on how your IT infrastructure and business processes are currently structured and what approach you will take to deploying a public cloud, transforming into a service based organisation hosted on a private cloud can require significant investment and/or wide reaching transformation.
In this post I will write about how you can reduce the pain and the cost and ultimately run a successful cloud transformation initiative.