Adaptivity Keynote at Cloud Expo
Businesses today face a tsunami of challenges unlike it has ever faced in
history: globalization, geo-political, rise of the Internet consumer,
customer mind-share dynamics, proliferation of information and content to
manage and maintain (with regulatory & security concerns).
This requires new ways to do business:
provide an enriched and consistent quality customer experience; conduct
business over any form of electronic channel; rapid adoption of new business
models; transact business in the most efficient & effective means possible;
incorporate "turn on dime" transaction workflow, and rapidly make informed
So what are IT executives supposed to do with this? Most are faced with...
budget cuts; skill set shortages; complexity of their infrastructure; while
keeping the lights on and doing more with less!
The good news is...
Today’s CIO organizations face a complex array of challenges in managing
the Business Platform (the group of applications and services that implement
the Business Value Chain (BVC)).
The business expects technology innovation as a business differentiator,
demands application portfolio stability, requires change requests to be
handled promptly, experiences growth rates that are often unpredictable and
exponential, and exerts continuous pressure to reduce product time to market.
Complicating this, these challenges are being made to IT with reduced
investment support from the busine... (more)
Founder, Chairman and CEO of Adaptivity, Inc, the company that is putting "IT
Blueprinting" on the map of Enterprise IT, is adamant: IT must invest in
architecture and engineering, and it must do so right away, here and now in
2010, 2011 and beyond.
An innovative IT executive, with an excellent track record in strategy,
design, and the implementation of business-aligned enterprise technology
platforms across large organizations, before founding Adaptivity Bishop
served as SVP and Chief Architect of Wachovia's Corporate Investment Banking
Technology Group, where his team designed... (more)
Adaptivity Session at Cloud Expo
There is so much waste in the data centers of Fortune 1000 companies today
that a CIO – as an officer of the company – could be considered in breach
of their fiduciary duty to stockholders given the dollars in question. Of
course that requires costs transparency, so sadly most are safe for now. It
seems that every new technology innovation brings the promise of greater
efficiencies and cost savings but in reality tends to leave a mess of
‘legacy’ infrastructure on the floor that results in a net higher TCO
than the CIO had in the first place.
Adaptivity Keynote at Cloud Expo New York
The principles and freedoms of the American dream are finding themselves
resurrected again with cloud computing. The following blog will outline
background, details and living proof that cloud computing is one of the
catalysts of the future that will bring the American dream back!
As an immigrant and soon to be citizen of the United States of America, I
have experienced first hand and continue to experience the greatness of this
country and rewards of the American dream. My belief system of hard work
combined with the principle that "busi... (more)