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Business Intelligence: Small Businesses Leapfrog Bigger Ones in Move to BI in the Cloud

By Dick Weisinger

Business prefer to use the cloud when running Business Intelligence (BI) apps, according to a study by the BARC Research and Eckerson Group, and among cloud alternatives, the public cloud is preferred. Findings from the BARC and Eckerson report include: 78

Innovation: Small Businesses that Adopt Digital are More Likely to Succeed

By Dick Weisinger

Small businesses that have adopted digital technologies are seeing improved growth and business success. A study by IDC and commissioned by Sage, found the following: 56 percent of small businesses have adopted digital technologies, but the remaining businesses still work in

Software Architecture: Agility, Velocity and Modularity are the Catalysts that will Evolve Software Architecture

By Dick Weisinger

Technology evolves.  Processes evolve.  Thinking evolves. Software architecture is no different.  In a recent speech at the O’Reilly Software Architecture conference, Mark Richards described the ingredients that current architects need to design new foundations to enable competitive advantage. The answer isn’t necessarily

Cloud Computing: Parsing the Differences of On-Premise Versus Private Cloud

By Dick Weisinger

A recent report from Evolve IP headlined that that in their survey of financial industry IT professionals found that they overwhelming thought that their data was far safer in the cloud than on-premises. Scott Kinka, Chief Technology Officer of Evolve

Cloud Computing: Public Cloud Overtaking Private Clouds in Enterprises

By Dick Weisinger

The 2017 survey on Cloud Computing by RightScale found that cloud computing has become the norm across most enterprise.  95 percent of organizations are using at least one cloud and 85 percent are using more than one.  The average business