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The Fallacy of IT Consumerization

by CIO Insight on
A global survey of 1,600 business and IT decision-makers conducted by Loudhouse Consultancy on behalf of Alfresco, a provider of open source enterprise content management (ECM) software, finds that when it comes to collaboration, internal IT may still know best. - See more at: http://www.cioinsight...

Does Silicon Roundabout get too much attention? The start-ups speak out

by Small Business Heros on
Silicon Roundabout or Tech City, the UK’s most famous tech hotspot, is at the heart of the start-up revolution. Widely touted as the UK’s answer to Silicon Valley, which gave birth to Google, Facebook and more, there’s been a lot of attention given to it recently. But is this happening at the...

Alfresco takes a step towards maturity

by FierceContentManagement on
It's easy to forget that Alfresco is still a young company. It was founded by John Newton, one of the people who helped define the entire content management industry, so it feels older than it is, but it is just 8 years old. And as I attended the Alfresco Summit last week in Boston, I got the...

Alfresco's John Newton looks to future of information management Read more: Alfresco's John Newton looks to future of information management

by FierceContentManagement on
When I sat down with John Newton last week at the Alfresco Summit, I knew I was going to be talking to a man who knows the industry as well as just about anybody. We've had some great conversations in the past, but this time, Newton wanted to talk about the future, the next decade, and he wanted to...

The three universal questions companies ask about big data

by CITE World on
Surely, you've been hearing about Big Data. It's all the rage right now, but many companies don't understand how Big Data can possibly affect them. The fact is that disruption is having an impact on every organization today, but it's not just the business itself, it's how you do business including...

The Cloud upended IT procurement and it’s never going back

by IT Knowledge Exchange on
In the old days, if you wanted a server, you groveled to your IT department and asked for one. “Oh sure,” they would say. “We’ll get on that and after we put an image on there and rack it and stack it and do our IT magic, we’ll give you access to it –in 60-90 days.”

5 things to watch for at Amazon's Cloud show

by NetworkWorld on
Last year some 6000 attendees trekked out to Las Vegas for the first customer conference of what many consider to be the leading public IaaS Cloud provider: Amazon Web Services. AWS re:Invent 2012 saw the launch of a new data analytics and warehousing product, price drops on its services, and lots...