I am happy to announce our training for May-June 2013 in Canberra. We put together a program that includes the widest range of courses, ranging from very basic introductory courses essential for any IT professional coming in contact with Sparx Enterprise Architect, to highly ambitious workshops for forward-looking Change Leaders. Specialised Courses The
We all know that enterprise IT projects are hugely expensive. Through my 20 years of Australian Enterprise IT I’ve seen implementation projects that cost more that development of the original software. Furthermore, many of those projects either fail or deliver marginal improvement over the processes that existed before the project.
Recently I had a pleasure pf reviewing Asana (asana.com), the software that promises to build “the modern way to work together”. In addition to using it, I will be following the company and track their adoption numbers. I believe they are giving us one of the best indicators of the
I woke up this weekend to the interesting Forbes article by Rick Ungar, that claims that “Obamacare” demands that health insurers spend 80% (85% in some cases) or premiums collected on claims. The article asserts that the end of private insurance will follow, as no insurer can limit overheads to
I am possibly breaking a taboo by combining the words “Enjoyment” and “Enterprise Architecture” within the same website. I do however believe that Enterprise Architecture, or more specifically Service-Oriented Enterprise Architecture, should not necessarily be synonymous with multimillion spending on pompous consultants feeding you with alphabet soup of technical acronyms,
Several days ago a Google engineer accidentally published his rant, criticising Google+ and some other Google practices to the whole world to see. It went viral before he managed to delete it, and has been reproduced by many. While most of the text has significant importance to the limited number
For 20 years ”Productivity Suites” were the dominant force in Enterprise computing. We were editing texts and documents. We were crunching numbers in spreadsheets. We were running presentations. Since their release 25 years ago, first on Mac, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel found their way to 500 million workstations, laptops
I believe we owe our followers and clients an explanation. What a respected consultancy specialising in Enterprise Solution Development is doing in Social? Isn’t the whole Social space a bunch of unbelievably talented kids hacking together relatively basic apps for people who can be motivated by virtual badges? Many believe
Abstraction Methodology is now being published on the Business Abstraction website. It is a work in progress, and should take several months to publish it all. In the mean time, feel free to comment.
The new Business Abstraction website has launched, to provide better access to the volume of information that used to be cramped into the old site.