A brief review of exit strategies and shared services. With Wallace Shawn.
Dave and Gunnar talk about the CIO Council's Shared Services Implementation Plan, MariaDB, BitTorrent, ownCloud, and a noodle-making robot.
You may already be familiar with my ongoing frustration with Andrea DiMaio, and his relentless effort to ensure that government IT staff around the world is afraid of failure, change, and the future. This pessimism, especially coming from Gartner, contributes to the culture of conservatism and risk-aversion that confounds the same reforms he claims to … Continue reading Why IT Consolidation Isn’t Even Close to Doomed