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Cloud Computing versus Outsourcing – Nadhan’s Top 5 considerations

A few months back, I had blogged about the aftershocks triggered by Cloud Computing in the world of IT Outsourcing. In that post I had outlined the strategies that outsourcers would have to adopt to accommodate the paradigm shift to cloud computing. ZDNet blogger Joe McKendrick says that the line keeps blurringbetween IT outsourcing firms and cloud providers. This poses an interesting challenge to enterprises. How do they determine when to go to outsourcers and when to avail cloud services directly instead?

Automation Nation: A white-collar revolution

blue suit.jpgBy Terry White, Enterprise Architect and HP Fellow, HP Enterprise Services


The role of the white-collar worker is radically shifting.  HP Fellow Terry White explains why automation and pattern-recognition techology are a help to enterprises, not a threat.

Gamification, Security, Crowdsourcing, Predictions: Around Enterprise Services, Dec 20

roundabout.jpgBy PT Umphress, Enterprise Services Global Marketing


Here is a summary of the Enterprise Services blog topics for this past week:


  • Gamification and business functions
  • Applications are like Cars: Nadhan’s Top 5 similarities​
  • Align your resources through the Holidays demands
  • What’s IT security’s weakest link? You might be surprised at the answer
  • Education and business gaming
  • Managing older assets your organization no longer needs
  • Qualities of a Great CTO
  • Enterprise IT can’t take a holiday
  • Why auto-pilot doesn’t work for automation
  • HP Innovation in US Public Sector Recognized by Microsoft
  • My technology prediction​s for 2012 - a year of disruption
  • Enterprise data management should be as dynamic as its employees
  • Predicting the Future of Technology
  • Mobile Device Management solution at HP Discover Vienna
  • Beginning a Modernization Journey: IT Consolidation Consultancy
  • 3D transistor​s with nanowires promise lighter, faster devices in the future

Why auto-pilot doesn’t work for automation


By Sanjay Lobo, Distinguished Technologist, Lead Technologist – Office of the CTO, Automation, HP Enterprise Services


Automation is becoming a crucial differentiator in the new enterprise. But critical thinking must remain a pivotal part of the process, from management oversight to risk avoidance.

When app waste is a budget buster

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By Darrel Thomas, HP Fellow, Office of the CTO – Automation, HP Enterprise Services


’Fess up: How many apps are on your work computer right now? Of those, how many go unused, day in, day out?

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