Although this assumes your pre-tax earnings stay flat over the next 5–7 years; if they increase it will be longer, won’t it?
Now that we’ve all dealt with our feelings after Apple’s announcement of the new MacBook Pro, lets remind ourselves why we’re using Macs — apart from the fact that they’re just extremely shiny:
It might be time to read “The cathedral and the Bazaar” again and consider the consequences of doing everything in the open. Sometimes it’s more interesting to just share the git repository and scratch your own itch alone in peace in a dark room. Mindshare is not everything. Productivity and peace is sometimes more important. YMMV
The innovation currently comes from startups, but out-innovating startups might not be easy or even possible for large established enterprises. If you add in the risk associated with the required investment it might not be a good proposition at all if it would just diminish your margins and you’re unlikely to succeed.
I think it makes sense for people running the statistics, but for everyone else assigning simple words to those questions for rating their satisfaction would be much easier.
Is anyone doing this? Most of the ratings I’ve been asked to complete are clearly as awful as this one.
The proliferation of curl | bash is a problem because:
I think there is plenty of opportunity there for technology consulting companies to help companies figure out what the cloud actually means for their business and how to use it most effectively, but there is a lot of work to be done by most of the big cloud providers to make their infrastructure easier to adopt for SMBs. The current offerings are…