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.
IT's Reputation: What the Data SaysInformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business really views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. Our results suggest IT leaders should worry less about whether they're getting enough resources and more about the relationships they have with business unit peers.
What The Business Really Thinks Of IT: 3 Hard TruthsThey say perception is reality. If so, many in-house IT departments have reason to worry. InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. The news isn't great.
InformationWeek Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.