Patrick White is the CEO and Co-Founder of Synata, a San Francisco startup that has built the world's first cloud-enabled enterprise search product. Prior to Synata, he spent the last decade building software at companies such as Intuit, Microsoft, VistaConnect, Fortify Software (now HP Security), and CyberArts. As Fortify's Group Product Manager, Pat managed the development of award-winning products, and founded the consulting firm, Ally Software, in 2009.
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.