Here's how to heal friction among IT factions.
This cool button delivers CIO stories to you on Facebook:
In large technology departments, dysfunctional relationships breed like mushrooms in a dank basement. Your dev and ops teams are no longer on speaking terms, while your junior and senior developers can't seem to agree on anything. IT and legal are constantly at each other's throats. Storage wonks are ready to declare war on the database admins, while sys admins seem to be on everyone's bad side.
Why can't they all just get along? In many cases it's the tension between conflicting demands on the same systems -- say, DBAs who complain about network performance but refuse to streamline their storage needs or business users who want to roll out new apps quickly, blissfully unaware of the effect they could have on other critical system
A study by Infoholic Research forecasts that SMEs will dominate the Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) market, which is estimated to reach $45.69 billion by 2022.
Shadow IT is real, and it’s here to stay. But is it something grave, something our IT top hats need to watch out for?