The network firewall was once the pillar of your data network security, protecting you from the evils of the outside world. It no longer seems as sexy. A friend of mine recently quipped, "Do people still depend on firewalls for security?" I think … [Read more]
Improve the Success Rates of your IT Projects with these Simple Ideas Your users hold the key!
In 1995, the Standish Group released their Chaos report, which put the failure rate of large information technology projects at 31%. In 2011, PM Solutions released their report, Strategies for Project Recovery, which put the "at risk" IT projects at … [Read more]
Taking Caribbean Businesses Forward ICT can help!
Information Technology has always been seen by non-IT personnel as just the technical aspects of a business. The computer freezes or the paper jams in the printer and you call the IT department! Certainly the fallacy of this thought pattern needs … [Read more]
Humans are the Weakest Links in IT Security And you should not take them for granted!
Many businesses and enterprises focus on protecting their networks and data from external IT security threats, with little focus on internal threats, opting to ‘trust' the internal users. However, your employees can be more dangerous to your data, … [Read more]
Is Big Data being over-hyped? Yes, it probably is.
Earlier this year, in January, AllthingsD asked the question, "Has Big Data Reached Its Moment of Disillusionment?". They later repeated that statement in August. Based on the comments on those articles, there are certainly mixed feelings about the … [Read more]
4 Ideas that IT Leaders can use to bring Transformational Change ... and add greater value to the business
The Information Technology department has often been seen as a cost centre, and sometimes likened to a black hole – where money goes in, but little of value seems to come out. Many CIOs and IT managers have struggled with this view for a while and … [Read more]
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