Four Hybrid IT Environments: It Is Not Just About Hybrid Cloud!

There is more than just private, public, and hybrid cloud. Many IT customers will need to orchestrate a hybrid mix of cloud and non-cloud IT resources for some time. Bilderbeek consulting defines eight different IT environments that will coexist in the foreseeable future. Four of these environments are homogenous: private cloud, public cloud, legacy IT, […] Read more »

Remote Access Is The New Normal

Between all the noise about cloud computing and social networking there is a third trend that does not get the attention it deserves. What is happening? Remote access is becoming the new normal! Or, in other words, enterprise IT resources are increasingly accessed remotely. Even at enterprise headquarters. Why is this happening? Three key reasons. […] Read more »

Four Scenarios for Digital Europe: Are We Ready?

We love scenario thinking here at bilderbeek consulting! As we are preparing for a keynote at IT-Dagen 2011 in Denmark on February 10, we are looking at the current and future state of digital government in Europe. We will not talk about the current state here, but rather the future. There are four likely scenarios […] Read more »

Balancing The Cloud

In a previous post we talked about how ICT departments should evolve to cloud service desks. These cloud service desks would preselect cloud services on suitability, interoperability, compliance, and security. They would present an approved cloud services menu to business users to choose from. We have now updated the model we base this on and […] Read more »