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  • Glenn O'Donnell
  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Blog:Optimism For The Gelsinger Era At VMware

    The most notable news to come out of the VMworld conference last week was the coronation of Pat Gelsinger as the new CEO of VMware. His tenure officially started over the weekend, on September 1, to...

    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Blog:Dell Is On A Quest For Software

        One of the many hilarious scenes in Monty Python and the Holy Grail is the "Bridge of Death" sequence. This week's news that Dell plans to acquire Quest Software makes one think of a...

      • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

        Blog:The State Of ITSM In 2011 Report Is Now Available

          As many of you know, Forrester conducted a joint research study earlier this year, in conjunction with the US chapter of the IT Service Management Forum (itSMF-USA). The report is finally now...

        • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

          Blog:Use Boeing As A Metaphor For Service Excellence

          Given the recent news about Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, my title may surprise you. Please read on. As I write this, I am in seat 1A of United flight 1607 from Philly to Houston. playing on the...

          • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

            Blog:Suddenly, Dell Is A Software Company!

            The Dell brand is one of the most recognizable in technology. It was born a hardware company in 1984 and deservedly rocketed to fame, but it has always been about the hardware. In 2009, its big Perot...

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              Blog:New Study Yields Eye-Opening IT Service Management Benefits

              In April and May of this year, Forrester and the IT Service Management Forum’s US chapter (itSMF-USA) conducted a joint study to assess the state of ITSM. We collected data from 491 qualified...

              • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

                Blog:IBM Escalates The DevOps War With UrbanCode Acquisition

                On Monday, April 22, IBM announced it acquired UrbanCode, a small but exciting vendor based in Cleveland, OH that is focused on improving various aspects of the application...

                • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

                  Blog:ITSM: People are the Problem, but People are the Solution

                  I just spent most of this week at the annual itSMF conference called Fusion, held this year at the sprawling Gaylord National Resort below Washington DC. As always, it was a wonderful gathering of...

                  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

                    Blog:NetIQ + Novell: A Nice Combo That Could Be Even Better If ...

                      On 22-Nov-2010, Attachmate Corporation announced it was acquiring the assets of Novell, Inc. Once on top of the IT world, Novell's glory had clearly faded. Along the way, however, it...

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                      Blog:Glenn’s Analyst Relations Champ For 2012 Is …

                        I will postpone the name of my 2012 winner for a bit. I first want to thank the great AR professionals with whom I have the pleasure of working! For those outside the technology vendor world,...

                      • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

                        Blog:A Letter To Meg Whitman From The Market

                        Dear Meg, Now that you’ve settled into your latest position as the head of Hewlett-Packard, we wish to make a request of you. That request is, “Please take HP back to the greatness it...

                        • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

                          Blog:Security and Operations Have More In Common Than You Think

                          There is growing evidence of a harmonic convergence of Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) with Security and it is hardly an accident. We often view them as separate worlds, but it’s obvious...

                          • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

                            Blog:Death To CMDB! Long Live The Dream!

                            I’m sitting on my sofa at home (Yes! Home!) on Sunday morning just before Christmas. I’m “shut down” for the holidays now, but of course, I’m watching Twitter and now...

                            • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

                              Blog:A New Twist To Glenn’s Annual Analyst Relations Award

                              Late December is always a good time to reflect on the year gone by and think about the people that made the year special. Among the people who are special to analysts are the many people we work...