Overheard: Word of the Day:

October, 2007


October 13, 2007  3:12 PM

Overheard: If you get the lead out, the tin man will have 5 o’clock shadow



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Green computing, Technology, tin whiskers

dr_richard_north.jpg "To prevent lead from being incinerated or accumulating in landfills after...

October 13, 2007  1:19 PM

Overheard – Forget about being a CIO when you grow up



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
CIO, Technology, Utility computing

nicholas_carr.jpg "We've entered the long twilight of the CIO position, a sign that information technology is finally...


October 13, 2007  12:03 PM

Overheard: Social software and group dynamics



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Blogging, social software, Technology

clay_shirky.jpg "People who work on social software are closer in spirit to economists and political...


October 10, 2007  2:10 PM

Overheard: Is the Enterprise Service Bus just a bunch of hype, or do we really need it?



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
SOA, Technology

mark_richards.jpg "Too many times in this industry we get carried away with buzzwords and their...


October 10, 2007  6:40 AM

Overheard: VARs are the R of R&D



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Channel, Resellers, Technology, Vars

vlad_mazek.gif "In the long term, our VAR partners will give us feedback, feature suggestions, be our front line of support,...


October 9, 2007  6:37 PM

Overheard: Apple, the iPhone, Von Hippel and The Clash



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Apple, Economics, innovation, Technology

iphone_att.jpg "I think what’s very interesting is the fact that thanks to blogs and the popularity...


October 8, 2007  11:51 PM

Overheard: What the heck is computing in a cloud?



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud, Grid computing, IBM

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October 8, 2007  6:34 PM

Overhead: Unconferences, like all social media, must be controlled and monetized



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Marketing, Web 2.0

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October 8, 2007  4:36 PM

Overheard: Blade servers, those hot little power suckers, not a GMOOT item



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Blades, Servers, What's the buzz

blade1.gif Blade server adoption has been discussed for a number of years now, but the form factor hasn't been embraced in the way...


October 6, 2007  2:07 PM

Overheard: What other industry calls the people they work with “users”?



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Computer industry, information technology

jimmy_guterman.jpg "As has often been noted, there are only two industries that refer to their customers as users: high...


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