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Shadow IT

Selling IT in the shade

I was interested in reading a recent Nasuni survey on adoption of public cloud storage and although seeing 22% of C-level executives adopting Dropbox came as no surprise, it reminded me of a conversation I had with a marketeer from a secure enterprise collaboration company. I approached him to see...

BYOD

Insisting on BYOD

Gartner’s latest report, stating that 38% of companies will stop providing staff with devices by 2016 and that half of all companies would be making BYOD mandatory by 2017, seems to have really stirred up the debate around BYOD this month. That was obviously it intension but the premise would...

innovastion

Move to innovation – McKinsey Survey

A recent McKinsey survey has seen a higher priority given to improving the effectiveness of business processes, over the last two years, with the reduction of IT costs, that stalwart of IT survey’s, dropping. No surprise when the same survey sees 64% respondents seeing their IT budgets increasing. What was...