Tag Archives: Brian Fanzo

CEO Ticker – Shadow IT Part 3: Balancing Productivity & Security

This is the third blog post in a three-post series written for CEOs and Line of Business (LOB) leaders. In post #1 we learned why shadow IT has become so prevalent – because it empowers employees and enables productivity. In post #2 we learned why it’s dangerous – because it introduces security vulnerabilities and creates […]

CEO Ticker – Shadow IT Part 2: Why It’s Dangerous

This is the second blog post in a three-post series written for CEOs and Line of Business (LOB) leaders. Post #1 was a CEO’s introduction to shadow IT – what it is, who’s using it, and why. Here, we dive into why shadow IT is dangerous for the enterprise. What you can do about it […]

Shadow IT: What It Is, Who’s Doing It, and Why

This is the first blog post in a three-post series written for CEOs and Line of Business (LOB) leaders. Our aim here is to explain what shadow IT is and why it’s occurring (that’s this post). Why shadow IT is dangerous for the enterprise is post #2. What you can do about it is post […]

CIO Insights: 5 Things You Need to Know About OPEN Enterprise Cloud

In his post several weeks ago, IT Delivery Revolution: Welcome to the Enterprise Cloud, Troy Rutman talked about how widespread adoption requires that the Enterprise Cloud be, among other things,  open. That means built on an open reference architecture consisting of Open Compute hardware and OpenStack software. Why? The openness of  Enterprise Cloud reduces overall […]

IT’s Turn to be Hero: Leverage Data Center 2.0 to Deliver Cost Savings & Sustainability to the Enterprise

What is it about Data Center 2.0 that enables IT to become the heroes of the enterprise? It’s in the way that the data center is built and in the way that it is run.