The best journeys start with careful planning and specific goals – and leave room for improvisation or even suspending the journey when it makes sense. Migration of your enterprise’s critical applications to the cloud can benefit from a similar approach.…Read more
“On two occasions I have been asked, ‘Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?’ … I am not able rightly to apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could …Read more
Here is a common question from enterprises: Now that Adobe has moved to a subscription model and appears to be cutting back on audits, I don’t have to worry about compliance for those products anymore, right?
Well, not quite.
Anyone …Read more
Oracle license agreements and metrics are notoriously complex and always changing. As a result, business’ risks of noncompliance have been increasing over the years.
When we looked at a number of global enterprise organizations, we found that the range of …Read more
In late 1973 I found myself in unfamiliar territory—pounding the pavement and attempting to utter intelligible German as a fledgling, 19-year-old church service volunteer in Wuppertal, east of Düsseldorf.
But I realize now I wasn’t alone back then trying to …Read more
To adopt and integrate cloud-based computing resources into your environment, you must be able to manage them at least as well as you do your on-premise resources. Fortunately, what you’ve learned on your premises can serve your cloud adoption efforts …Read more
If you’ve written a memo, created a report, built a presentation deck, tracked statistics, or sent an email – then you are part of a club that has 1.2 billion members.
That’s not a typo. It’s estimated that 1.2 billion …Read more
Managing compliance with IBM licensing is a minefield and can easily lead to confusion and unplanned costs.
The constant evolution of IBM license models is a challenge to all IT stakeholders. Staying one step ahead can be time-consuming, resource-heavy, and …Read more