By Dale Vile
A great deal of attention is focused on the quality of service and risk aspects of cloud computing. But with hosted offerings still only accounting for a relatively small part of IT delivery, a bigger concern for most organisations should be the way in which application performance, availability and security challenges are quietly creeping up in the context of internal systems, sometimes without anyone even noticing.
Dale is a co-founder of Freeform Dynamics, and today runs the company. As part of this, he oversees the organisation’s industry coverage and research agenda, which tracks technology trends and developments, along with IT-related buying behaviour among mainstream enterprises, SMBs and public sector organisations.