Checking Vendor References : spf13.com

SPF13

Fri Dec 11, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Checking Vendor References. One task that should be part of every IT managers is performing reference checks on potential vendors. A vendor reference check goes beyond the sales pitch to reveal the true nature of a product or company. If youâ??re

Fountainhead: What is Infrastructure Orchestration / Unified.

Fountainhead

Monday, March 16, 2009. ▼ 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. What is Infrastructure Orchestration / Unified Computing? Infrastructure Orchestration and Unified Computing are both terms referring to a technology whereby server CPU, I/O, storage connectivity, and network, are all able to be defined and configured in software.

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MSP Business Journal Names Greg Schulz an Eco-tech Warrior.

Storage IO Blog

StorageIOblog Home StorageIO.com site StorageIO.TV (Audio/Video) About Greg & others books Select MSP Business Journal Names Greg Schulz an Eco-tech Warrior April 10, 2009 – 8:44 pm Print PDF In the April 10th, 2009 issue of the Minneapolis St.

Apple's iconic presentations : spf13.com

SPF13

Thu Nov 12, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Apple's iconic presentations.

Analyzing and Improving Conversion : spf13.com

SPF13

Fri Oct 2, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Analyzing and Improving Conversion.

Facebook Meets Twitter & FriendFeed : spf13.com

SPF13

Fri Mar 27, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Facebook Meets Twitter & FriendFeed.

Top Sites Running Drupal : spf13.com

SPF13

Mon Dec 21, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Top Sites Running Drupal. Image via Wikipedia. Drupal is a very powerful Content Management Solution.

Does Seth Godin Get It? : spf13.com

SPF13

Tue Nov 24, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Does Seth Godin Get It? Earlier this week Seth Godin. announced his first presence on twitter with the post Delivering blogs via Twitter. You can receive instant daily updates of this blog by following @thisissethsblog.

Engaging Employees : spf13.com

SPF13

Wed Dec 2, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Engaging Employees. There is one trait that if possessed can virtually ensure success, the ability to nurture a culture of engaged workers. Engaged workers do work harder or longer, but thatâ??s

My Own Private Blogathon : spf13.com

SPF13

Mon Sep 28, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. My Own Private Blogathon. Someone once said a goal is a dream until you write it down â?¦ in your blog and tell the world about it. In an effort to focus on blogging a bit more frequently IÂ have decided to start a blogathon beginning today.Â

54% US Companies Ban Social Media. and That's Fine : spf13.com

SPF13

Fri Oct 16, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. 54% US Companies Ban Social Media. and That's Fine. According to a study commissioned by Robert Half Technology , an IT staffing company, 54 percent of U.S. companies say theyâ??ve

How I Blog : spf13.com

SPF13

Wed Oct 7, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. How I Blog. Not surprisingly, given my semi random content, I arrive at my posts a few different ways. I better write this down or Iâ??ll ll never remember it. These posts are the result of a rather frustrating night of problem solving.

Ranking Social Media : spf13.com

SPF13

Wed Sep 30, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Ranking Social Media. In business itâ??s s common to use sales as a metric to determine success. Songs, albums, books and movies are all ranked on â??best best sellerâ?? charts. While this isnâ??t

The Death of Search : spf13.com

SPF13

Fri Oct 9, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. The Death of Search. Social media will be the next innovation in the most unlikely of places, search ( leveraging the community to scale infinitely ).

Windows 7 launch notes : spf13.com

SPF13

Tue Oct 20, 2009. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Windows 7 launch notes. I was fortunate to be able to attend the Microsoft Launch Developer Preview meeting in NYC. Microsoft is holding these all over the country to prepare IT and developers for the upcoming launch.

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Web 2.0 Conference in SecondLife - CIO Musings

CIO Musings

Thursday, March 12, 2009. is very happy to announce the creation of MuniGovCon09 - a virtual conference to be held April 10, 2009 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PST. April 5, 2009 at 11:03 PM. April 5, 2009 at 11:34 PM. CIO Musings - Life as a Public Sector CIO. A blog about things that interest me as a Chief Information Officer (CIO) working for a local government. Primarily focused on technology, leadership and some of my recreational pursuits.

Agile in 2008 to Twitter, Cloud Computing and Publishing in 2009.

Social, Agile and Transformation

Monday, January 05, 2009. Agile in 2008 to Twitter, Cloud Computing and Publishing in 2009. In 2009, I will continue writing on agile but will largely focus on roles, responsibilities, and processes on the periphery. So on to 2009. ▼ 2009. (36). Social, Agile, and Transformation.

Fountainhead: Hosting/Cloud Index outperforms NASDAQ Nearly 4x

Fountainhead

Exactly a year ago, in 2009, I started looking into whether the market for Hosting and Cloud Computing could be measured in the stock market - with my first Blog on the topic. ► 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead.

Yours Truly at Worldwide Partner Conference 2009 - SeanDaniel.com

Sean Daniel

Yours Truly at Worldwide Partner Conference 2009. Hey folks, I just found this video that I did at Worldwide Partner Conference 2009. Labels: SBS 2008 , Videos , WPC 2009. WPC 2009. Yours Truly at Worldwide Partner Conference 2009. ► 2009. (91).

Fountainhead: Join me at NYCs cloud computing expo

Fountainhead

Friday, February 13, 2009. Yours-truly will be one of the speakers at the Cloud Computing Conference & Expo in NY March 30-April 1, 2009. ▼ 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. Join me at NYCs cloud computing expo. They have a very awesome agenda , including a keynote from Werner Vogels, Amazons CTO.

Fountainhead: Hosting & Cloud Computing: Numbers Don't Lie

Fountainhead

Wednesday, December 16, 2009. December 16, 2009 at 1:08 PM. December 16, 2009 at 2:57 PM. December 17, 2009 at 4:50 PM. ▼ 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing.

Fountainhead: Emergence of Fabric as an IT Management Enabler

Fountainhead

Tuesday, December 8, 2009. In 2009 Xsigo demonstrated (with VMware) the data-center-in-a-rack at VMworld (it ran all the demos in the VMware booth), showing 1,000 VMs consolidated to a single 60" rack and managed from a single console. December 9, 2009 at 8:21 AM.

Expanding the Cloud - New AWS Region: US-West (Northern.

All Things Distributed

By Werner Vogels on 02 December 2009 05:00 PM. All Things Distributed. Werner Vogels weblog on building scalable and robust distributed systems. Expanding the Cloud - New AWS Region: US-West (Northern California). Permalink. Comments ().

My Time Leading Tech at BusinessWeek - Social, Agile, and.

Social, Agile and Transformation

Monday, November 30, 2009. ▼ 2009. (36). Social, Agile, and Transformation.

Fountainhead: An Ideal Datacenter-in-a-Box

Fountainhead

Thursday, September 10, 2009. September 13, 2009 at 10:53 AM. September 13, 2009 at 5:25 PM. ▼ 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. An Ideal Datacenter-in-a-Box.

Expanding the Cloud - Amazon EC2 Spot Instances - All Things.

All Things Distributed

By Werner Vogels on 13 December 2009 03:00 PM. All Things Distributed. Werner Vogels weblog on building scalable and robust distributed systems. Expanding the Cloud - Amazon EC2 Spot Instances. Permalink. Comments ().

- Downtrends in City Tech

Chief Seattle Greek Blog

In this blog I’ll highlight some of the 2009 “down” trends in local government, and in the next blog entry, later this week, I’ll write about the “up” trends. P.S. I also have the honor of being President of MIX in 2009 – 2010. Assoc of City/County CIOs.

Fountainhead: Products for Cloud Ops vs. Traditional Ops

Fountainhead

Monday, August 24, 2009. When I read Gartners Hype Cycle for IT Operations Manag ement 2009, I was struck by how many technology categories may really need to change (or may simply become unnecessary) in a cloud model. ▼ 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar.

Fountainhead: Where the Server Industry Went Amiss

Fountainhead

Monday, September 7, 2009. September 8, 2009 at 7:11 PM. September 8, 2009 at 11:02 PM. ▼ 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. Where the Server Industry Went Amiss.

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Fountainhead: An Ideal Datacenter-in-a-Box, Part II

Fountainhead

Monday, September 14, 2009. ▼ 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. An Ideal Datacenter-in-a-Box, Part II.

On Top of the Business World - Social, Agile, and Transformation

Social, Agile and Transformation

Tuesday, August 18, 2009. ▼ 2009. (36). Social, Agile, and Transformation.

Fountainhead: What's your "data center complexity factor"?

Fountainhead

Monday, August 17, 2009. ▼ 2009. (50). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. Whats your "data center complexity factor"?