Archive: August 1st, 2011

Worldwide IT spend set to grow 7% in 2011, reaching $3.67trn

Worldwide IT spend set to grow 7% in 2011, reaching $3.67trn

Worldwide IT spend is poised to grow 7.1% in 2011, reaching $3.67trn (£2.29trn), according to Gartner’s quarterly outlook. This is an upward revision of the 5.6% growth projected by the analyst firm in the first quarter of this year.

Why do corporation die so soon and cities don’t? Corporations are Machines and Cities are Networks

Why do corporation die so soon and cities don’t? Corporations are Machines and Cities are Networks

Joe wrote this week about how Iceland is using the web to Open up its democracy and then asks the big question – what about corporate life? Will corporations follow?

Enterprise Web 2.0 Fundamentals

Enterprise Web 2.0 Fundamentals

This is a comprehensive, candid introduction to Web 2.0 for every executive, strategist, technical professional, and marketer who needs to understand its implications. The authors illuminate the technologies that make Web 2.0 concepts accessible and systematically identify the business and technical best practices needed to make the most of it.