Technologist & Author
Blog Posts: 1 Ted Schadler serves CIOs. He has 25 years of experience in the technology industry, focusing on the effects of disruptive technologies on the workforce and workforce productivity. His research focuses on workforce technologies and the programs that support them, including mobile devices and their impact on business models, products, and productivity; social business and collaboration tools; cloud email and collaboration tools; and the consumerization of IT. He’s the co-author of Empowered: Unleash Your Employees, Energize Your Customers, and Transform Your Business (Harvard Business Review Press, September 2010). In 2009, he launched Forrester's Workforce Technology Assessment and workforce personas, the industry's first benchmark survey of workforce technology adoption.Articles by Ted Schadler
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?