Tag Archives: Product development

The $35 Tablet That Is Changing The Education Landscape In India

The $35 Tablet That Is Changing The Education Landscape In India
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses the innovative approach and revolutionary work of Suneet Tuli, Founder and CEO of Datawind, in his effort to improve children’s education in India through technology, despite the country’s relatively weak technology infrastructure.

Gartner: Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2014, article in Forbes

Gartner: Top 10 Tech Trends for 2014
Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2014 as discussed at Gartner Symposium/ ITxpo 2013

Aaron Levie Offers Insights Into Box’s Strategy And Previews BoxWorks, article in Forbes

Consumerization of IT
Aaron Levie, CEO and Co-Founder of Box, a leader in online file sharing and cloud content management, discusses World Class IT principles as they apply to his firm with Metis Strategy. He also discusses themes for Box’s upcoming user conference and how his company retains the competitive edge in the industry.

The Evolution Of The World’s Most Influential Technology Critic, article in Forbes

Peter High interviews renowned Wall Street Journal “Personal Technology” critic
Walt Mossberg describes his personal journey as a technology journalist and what excites him about the future.

Forbes Beyond CIO Series: Tan Chee Hong, Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminal (Hactl)

Moving beyond CIO to Chief Operating Officer at Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminal
Tan Chee Hong, COO of Hactl, the world’s busiest air cargo terminal, explains why he believes this is the “decade of the CIO”.

Forbes CIO-plus Series: Mike Capone, ADP

CIO and Corporate VP of Product Development- driving business innovation through IT
In another CIO-Plus Series piece, Peter High speaks with Mike Capone of ADP, whose title speaks to the importance of technology products at the business process services company.

Forbes CIO-plus Series: Randy Spratt, McKesson

Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer- not the same roles, but equally important
As part of the ´╗┐Forbes ´╗┐Technovation Column, this ´╗┐CIO-plus Series interview with Randy Spratt, Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer of McKesson, reveals how the dual technology-centric roles require different skills.

Reflections on the Greatest Free Product Endorsement Ever, article in Forbes

How the “Consumerization of IT” overcame the Blackberry product endorsement from the President of the United States
In his Forbes Technovation column, Peter High examines how RIM missed the boat on the consumerization of IT.

In Portfolio Management, Apps Alone Won’t Bring Order To Chaos

Tools deal in quantifiable information; they don’t possess the human virtues of discipline, creative thinking, or, most important, decision-making.
One of the most difficult tasks for IT departments is project portfolio management–and, of course, it’s also one of the tasks they most need to get right.