Dave Hersh is the CEO of Jive Software, a leading vendor of 'business social software' -- a term I can embrace easily.I apologize for Dave's chin getting cut off, but what he says still resonates. Companies have gotten all they can out of the Web 1.0 business process oriented apps (like SAP), and now they are looking for new advantage in the social dimension of their companies' workings, Dave thinks. Dave Hersh from stowe boyd on Vimeo.Dave also agrees that in an economic downturn, companies must reexamine their existing IT investments in a whole new light.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.
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