Can IT survive Web 2.0?

Another article that speculates about the role of the internal IT department in the face of Web 2.0.  The best part about this article is that it has several anecdotes that make one smile, like this one.

Can the IT department survive Web 2.0? | 25 Aug 2009 |

Hinssen recounts the story of a recent lunch he had with a CIO from a large Belgian company. During the meal, the CIO received an angry call from his CEO who had e-mailed a presentation from home to his Google Mail address (it was too big for the corporate inbox). “The CEO was having a problem accessing his Gmail account at work and the CIO had to tell him access had been blocked on the corporate system. I could hear the CEO shouting through the phone receiver from the other side of the table and it wasn’t pretty.

Published in: on August 25, 2009 at 4:43 pm  Leave a Comment  

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