Author Archives: Patrick Joubert
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I added some elements of Cloud Computing economic model of in a previous article to define Cloud Computing, Innovation in Cloud Computing is precisely its business model with the transformation of capital expenditures in operational expenditure. Is Capex vs. Opex … Continue reading
The cloud appeared in our collective vocabulary for over 4 years. Look at Google Trends as it is increasingly becoming a concern to all of us. All of us? To look closer, it is easy to see that classical players, even the most brilliant as Apple, are struggling to make the shift to Cloud Computing. Next Monday, June 6th, Apple will be announcing an entry into the world of Cloud Computing. This may seem late considering that the Cloud has been in the air since 2007. If it takes … Continue reading
Cloud Computing is often seen as something strange, something abstract. Some see the answer to everything, others see a new evil, or a new threat. Finally, some enlightened or so enthusiasts see it as an opportunity. Go talk to your customers, talk with potential users of Cloud Computing. Ask them what their … Continue reading
I confess, Cloud Computing is not an Opportunity! What company wants to reduce its costs? What company imagines more Agility? What business dreams of Variability? What company encourages a larger Customer volume? Maybe you do not find yourself in those … Continue reading
NIH? You will ask me what is this new acronym? Indeed, the IIP – “Not Invented Here”. You find it for each change or transformation. Cloud Computing is an important transformation for both the Users for Information Technology and also for suppliers. More information here (in English). At each major change its own part of resistance. I wanted to share with you one of my favorite resistance: NIH “Not Invented Here”. More information here (in English). What is it? The NIH leads systematically reject everything that comes from outside and that is not the build by a person or even a group. Do you know your reptilian brain? It is our reptilian brain is the cause of all our strengths. The proportion of animal remains in us seeks security and only simple … Continue reading