IT Transformation

  Lead, follow or get the hell out of the way.  This is pretty true when describing trends in IT over the last few years.  Every week, IT groups battle for relevancy within the organization they support.  Ever heard the running joke that IT puts the “NO” in innovation?  Being able to respond quickly to […]

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Secure Virtual Desktops

  Stop me if you’ve heard this one, “This is the year of the virtual desktop”!!  Hell, I think I’ve even said it a few times!!  It’s usually met with the same response “Seriously Trogden, if I hear that one more time, I’m going to pull my hair out!!”.  You know what usually happens after […]

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Turning the IT landscape upside down

  My “Journey to the Private cloud”  post got me thinking (you know you want to say it “uh oh, he’s thinking”) and specifically the part about pure play Service Providers like Savvis, Terremark, Amazon S3 and even utility providers like Verizon and AT&T etc.  It’s dawning on me that these companies have the potential […]

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Journey to the Private Cloud

The Journey to the Private Cloud I had an interesting epiphany last week while shadowing on some Executive Briefings.  So, in my last blog I wrote about what interested me in the Vblock architecture, especially around the compatibility matrix and all the components that integrate in the stack.  The fact that the EMC Vblock takes […]

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