Archives for: June 27th, 2012

Are You Keeping Ahead of IT Industry Trends?

Written by Michael Friedenberg on 27/06/2012

During my recent travels, I met with a leading angel investor and we talked about the amazing roll that the technology sector is on right now. Consider the incredible amounts of investment flowing into companies like Facebook, Jive, LinkedIn, Instagram, Yammer, Box and DropBox. Or spend a few days at events like DEMO (our Silicon […]

Egenera CEO: Change Your Approach, Not Your Vision

Written by John Gallant on 05/06/2012

Egenera CEO Pete Manca says the company was ten years ahead of its time when it targeted the converged data center infrastructure. Its recent transition from a hardware-focused company to a software-oriented one has enabled it to stay in the thick of a now-booming market pursued aggressively by Cisco, HP and others. I talked with […]

IT Marketers: Secure Your Place in the Cloud

Written by IDG on 04/06/2012

One-third of current IT budgets are allocated to cloud computing solutions, and 63% of budgets for cloud-based services will increase over the next 12 months, according to a recent study by IDG Enterprise on cloud computing trends. On average, organizations will increase cloud computing spending by 16%. Even though there are higher short term costs […]