It turns out that most IT departments no longer want to buy, install, and run software on their own servers, and the ancillary benefits of the cloud -- like easier mobile access for workforces that combine full-time employees and contractors -- seal the deal.
Matt Rosoff is the editorial director of CITEworld and has overseen the site since it launched in October 2012. He previously worked for Business Insider, where he established the West Coast bureau, initiated enterprise technology coverage with the launch of SAI Enterprise, and helped direct the new BI Intelligence research service. Prior to joining Business Insider in 2010, Matt was an analyst at Directions on Microsoft for 10 years and blogged about digital music for CBS Interactive's News.com. He got his start in 1995 as a writer and editor at CNET. He's also a musician (electric bass) and the father of two children who (luckily) take after his beautiful wife.
The Affordable Care Act will provide strong incentives for healthcare providers to cut expenses -- including the expenses that occur outside the hospital. This could be a huge benefit for wearables companies who can fit into the health care system.
The leader of JAMF, which helps enterprises manage Macs and iOS devices, says Apple is absolutely serious about the enterprise, even if they don't talk about it.