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It’s Always Been a Matter of Trust

Yesterday, Vala Afshar tweeted out the following "You likely have to get management approval for a $500 expense… but you can call a 1 hour meeting with 20 people and no one notices." — Vala Afshar (@ValaAfshar) March 7, 2016 … Continue reading

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Whence Private Clouds, and Why Amazon and Google Should Spin Off Cloud

After our article last week discussing the economics of moving into AWS vs. do-it-yourself (DIY), Jim Stogdill wrote an excellent follow-up about when enterprises aren’t moving into the public cloud; Simon Wardley – whose strategic situational awareness mapping is in a category by itself and should … Continue reading

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Superfish or Stupidfish?

How did Lenovo do something so inane as fundamentally breaking their customers’ laptop security by installing Superfish? What is Superfish, and what is wrong with it? I have often asked clients to consider, “what business are you in?” The right answer … Continue reading

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Trust Your Employees

What would you call a global, enormous, Fortune 500 company that 95 out of 100 of its employees strongly recommend it as a place to work? Sure, an exciting new startup, but an old-school 70-year old company? What if that … Continue reading

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The Technology of True Cloud

Continuing our series on cloud services, especially our most recent one, “How to Do True Cloud“, we now turn to the technology that enables true cloud services. This article will go more in depth than the previous ones; after all, we are discussing … Continue reading

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