Blog Posts: 7 Aoife McEvoy lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and is a freelance writer and editor. Before her freelance life, she was a senior editor at PCWorld, where she worked for more than nine years. Before PCWorld, she worked at IDG Books Worldwide, owned at the time by IDG, which also owns PCWorld. In addition to InformationWeek assignments, she writes for PCWorld.com, and its sister sites, TechHive.com and Macworld.com. She enjoys researching incredibly useful smartphone apps (among other things) for InformationWeek. She has also tested and reviewed speech recognition software, voice-over-IP services, Bluetooth headsets, stereo headphones, and in-car speakerphones.Articles by Aoife M. McEvoy
2014 Private Cloud SurveyRespondents are on a roll: 53% brought their private clouds from concept to production in less than one year, and 60% extend their clouds across multiple datacenters. But expertise is scarce, with 51% saying acquiring skilled employees is a roadblock.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?