In a fascinating article about the architecture of Android, Ron Amadeo explains how Google is systematically freeing itself from the grip of the device vendors.
Given the need to justify decisions, vendor selection almost always becomes an endless exercise in analysis-paralysis.
Creation of VMs from a golden image can be automated, but the requirements are not easy to discover.
One of the most important enduring challenges facing CITOs is making sure that the technology portfolio is aligned at all levels with the needs of the business.
Enterprise software has too often been inflicted on individual workers by management, who received little assistance from the products in doing their jobs.