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Monthly Archives: May 2013

Specialization v. Standardization

Compare a standard four-door sedan, the modern iteration of Henry Ford’s Model T, with a high-end minivan with integrated child seats, all-wheel drive, dual DVD players and 15 cup holders. If the minivan is right for you, it’s really right. If not, that’s a lot of money and efficiency out the window.



IT’s Attitude Problem

Cloud computing has widened the already pronounced rift between business executives and stereotypical IT throwbacks who think data is safer on internal Windows 2008 servers that get patched every quarter, whether or not they need it.