Stories by Bob Brown

12 CIOs who Twitter

Despite the availability of tools like Twitter Search, Twitter Advanced Search and Twellow, finding counterparts to follow on the Twitter social-networking site still can be a challenge.

Written by Bob Brown10 Jan. 09 14:16

M&A expert to CIOs: Be careful what you ask for

M&A industry veteran Paul Deninger, a vice chairman at Jefferies & Co., has made a living advising companies on mergers, acquisitions, IPOs and the like. But even he acknowledges that too much industry consolidation isn't a good thing for technology innovation. I spoke with Deninger this week about the state of the M&A market and what’s likely ahead.

Written by Bob Brown15 Dec. 08 08:58

New Data Centres Mean New Job Opportunities

The shift to more centralized data centres that use virtualization, service-oriented architecture and other new technologies should get companies thinking about new job definitions for its IT staff as well.

Written by Bob Brown23 April 07 15:19