Spend Matters
January 05, 2011
Increasingly, IT managers need to communicate the value of IT and reduce costs while maintaining quality. As a result, they need more visibility into the full costs of IT services to understand the cost burden placed on IT by specific business units. There are many methods for determining this “cost allocation” — the trick is finding the best approach to provide the most accurate data.
Puget Sound Business Journal
December 10, 2010
We've seen a string of executive moves in the startup community in the past few days, so rather than hit all of them in separate posts we've decided to include them in a roundup here.
December 09, 2010
It's been an incredibly interesting, exciting, and tumultuous year for cloud computing. But, as the saying goes, "you ain't seen nothin' yet." Next year will be one in which the pedal hits the metal, resulting in enormous acceleration for cloud computing. 
November 29, 2010
If your IT department spends $2,000 to provision and support a laptop, but your CFO can buy one at the mall for $600, you’d better be able to explain why.
November 18, 2010
The conversation got off to a fast start when Cook asked about what Ballmer can do to revive Microsoft in 2011. The answers were all over the place, and reflected some very interesting strategic insights. Here are the highlights.