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The Five Year Plan

This editorial was originally published on June 13, 2013. It is being re-run today as Steve is traveling. IT departments won’t exist in five years. A bold prediction from the CITE conference last week. It’s not so much a prediction of an … Continue reading

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Server Hardware or Coffee?

I actually chuckled out loud in my office recently. I was reading a piece about Expensify and how they learned some lessons from their database architecture over time. It’s a good piece, but at one point the author talks about … Continue reading

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Are You a Tech Company?

Are you a tech company. That’s an interesting question. I’m sure some of you might not think so, working for a commercial organization that has some physical product you sell or some service you provide. You might not consider yourself … Continue reading

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The New Operating System

I often see pieces written about startup companies and the methods they use to develop software. Small companies often adapt quickly to new ideas and processes. However, many of us work in larger, more established corporations and don’t get the … Continue reading

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