Less than a quarter of CIOs feel data on mobile devices is secure

Just when you have finally come round to the potential benefits of consumerisation, you go and do something stupid and leave the door unlocked. Many CIOs have been slow to recognise the potential productivity benefits of mobile devices. And even when there has been recognition, many IT leaders have not prioritised security.

IT leaders certainly . . . → Read More: Less than a quarter of CIOs feel data on mobile devices is secure

Three reasons why IT consumerisation fails: support, selectivity & security

Any regular user of public transport will know their return to the daily commute in the New Year has been accompanied by a plethora of shiny Christmas presents.

In their posh leather covers, and tightly held and coveted by proud new owners, these devices often have the capacity to hook into the corporate network. The . . . → Read More: Three reasons why IT consumerisation fails: support, selectivity & security

Cloud computing is inevitable and the future of IT is hybrid

I go to a lot of events about the cloud. No, that’s wrong – I go to hundreds of events about the cloud. Even if on-demand isn’t the main focus of the bash, someone will manage to bring up the topic of the cloud.

It’s strange, because everyone involved has been talking non-stop about the . . . → Read More: Cloud computing is inevitable and the future of IT is hybrid

Can you really afford to go to the cloud?

Cloud computing. Yikes. How do you feel about on-demand technology? If you’re a CIO, you might well be bored. There’s been a lot more vendor hype than real substance thus far.

If you’re a business leader, you might well feel excited about the cloud. After all, here is an approach to technology which (potentially) promises . . . → Read More: Can you really afford to go to the cloud?