Investment vs. Cost

When times get tough, revenues have a way of disappearing. Expenses, however, tend to stick around without deliberate and often painful action. The mantra is to “cut costs” or “drive costs out of the system” (these are not the same thing). During this cost-cutting process, the distinction is often made between a profit center and…

Last week Cloud Pricing, this week Cloud Migration bucket list…

http://docandersen.podbean.com http://docandersen.wordpress.com http://scottoandersen.wordpress.com My Amazon author page!!!! http://www.safegov.org There is an upcoming cloud computing introduction course available from IASA Education. In that course we will talk about pricing and other cloud concepts from both the technical and business viewpoint. Today’s blog focuses on the broad concept of cloud migration buckets. Anyone who walks into your…

Architects should, think about tomorrow…

http://docandersen.podbean.com http://docandersen.wordpress.com http://scottoandersen.wordpress.com My Amazon author page!!!! http://www.safegov.org I have wondered for a long time about the “Internet of things” I’ve posted several somewhat negative posts on the total available bandwidth being a concern. What I have realized however is that the Internet of things is a great architect problem. Architects should tackle problems. The…