Gartner Hype Cycle 2012 – Emerging Technologies


Here is a summary of the Gartner Hype Cycle for “Emerging Technologies” for 2012 – what is stated explicitly, what can be inferred. This Hype Cycle is suppose provide insight into emerging technologies that have broad, cross-industry relevance, and are transformational and high impact in potential. Most crowded hype cycle on emerging technologies in last … Continue reading

Should Cloud and Mobility Alter Your Approach to EA?


Farmville Farmers Outnumber Real Farmers — WHY? Angry Birds passes one billion download –- WHY? On 21st November, 2011, Kolaveri became the ‘most searched video’ on YouTube — WHY? After two and a half year of near hibernation our Yammer usage suddenly took off without any internal promotion — WHY? The answer is “we don’t know!” We … Continue reading

Why Consumerization of IT is happening now?


Has the world changed more between now (2012) and 1962 that is last 50 years or the 50 years prior to that (1962-1612)? Wait a minute! What does this got to do with “Consumerization of IT”? Believe me, there is a connection – just hold your skepticism – humor me – and read on! What … Continue reading

What is Consumerization of IT?


If you are unfamiliar with the term “Consumerization of IT” or CoIT then you may think that it means “IT has become a consumer product”. But, that is not the current accepted interpretation of the term. Traditionally, adoption of Information Technology used to start with defense & government followed by the business enterprise. Those technologies used … Continue reading