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The 3 x F’s of Business/IT Alignment

Business/IT alignment seems like such a tricky concept, yet ultimately it’s about successful communication and planning. It actually boils down to 3 F’s: Function: The systems provided must meet the functional requirements of the business. They must allow the end users to do what they need to do. They must allow team leaders and management… Read More »

Reflections on Macintosh: All function over form

I was struck this morning by how wrong one of the standard attacks on Apple’s Macintosh computers are. Windows fanboys in particular will exclaim: Macs are all form over function. Nothing, I realised, could be further from the truth. In fact, the regular PC industry, as well as the non-Apple operating system range are obsessed… Read More »