Profile of Jim Ditmore
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Jim Ditmore recently completed 5+ years in Europe as COO, leading IT and Operations for Danske Banke. He has worked in IT for more than 30 years and enabled technology to become a competitive advantage at both large and medium shops. You can read more of Jim's views on IT at Recipes for IT.
Articles by Jim Ditmore
Lessons learned from migrating a major bank's entire application portfolio to the cloud.
BlackBerry is just an early victim in the platform wars. The likes of Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook will disrupt established product players in enterprises, homes, and cars.
Security, mobility, data-based decision-making, flash storage, and IT hiring must rise in importance.
When my furnace guy treats me the way a tech-savvy enterprise would, I know the world has changed.
Obamacare's website problems can teach us a lot about large-scale project management and execution.
Some companies anticipated replacing up to 90% of their PCs with VDI alternatives. Then tablets changed the equation.
The cloud, mobile and big data movements put a premium on speed and innovation, not just efficiency and security.
It's time to reflect, give thanks, recharge and come out of the gate swinging in 2013.
Apple's iPhone 5 makes design advances, but here's how vendors could make smartphones even more useful.
In a tight job market, CIOs and other tech employers need to rethink their recruiting, training, and retention practices.
IT doesn't compare to a security guard force or a legal staff. It's part of your core intellectual property.
Every IT pro, no matter how senior, must always be in learning mode, but especially in a lackluster economy.
It's time to move beyond the latest agility and innovation fads and institute substantive approaches. Here's how IT can get involved.
Tablets won't just be a niche. They'll be the dominant knowledge worker platform, so IT will have to start thinking Web and tablet apps first.
CIOs and IT leaders should take a first 90 days mindset to start the year on the right track. Define a clear vision, get connected, and inspect.