10 Reasons for Windows 10

1. Familiarity in Windows 10 2. Do personal things with Cortana on Windows 10 3. Do unexpected things with Microsoft Edge 4. Game Epically on Windows 10 5. Do multiple things at once with Windows 10 6. Security in Windows 10 7. Say “Hello” to Windows Hello on Windows 10 8. A look at the…


35 elements to disruptive innovation

Disruptive innovation is much more than new products and services where innovation is defined as: the implementation of a new or significantly improved—product; service; production process; organizational model (examples: marketing method, organizational method in business practices, workplace organization, external relations); new business model broken down into the 9 areas of the business model canvas; social-mediated…


Chat with Maarten Hillenaar, renowned ICT Executive, past CIO Central Dutch Government

I have an exclusive interview with Maarten Hillenaar. Martinus (Maarten) Wilhelmus Ignatius Hillenaar, former CIO Central Dutch Government; Director, Central Government IT Policy Department Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations From 2009 until 2014 M.W.I. (Maarten) Hillenaar was CIO of the Central Government at the Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations. In this…


ACM Webinar: Are You Getting Traction? Tales from the Tech Transfer Trenches

Overview Title: Are You Getting Traction? Tales from the Tech Transfer Trenches Date: Thursday, June 25, 2015 Time: 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time Duration: 1 hour Summary Are You Getting Traction? Tales from the Tech Transfer Trenches Register here (Click here for starting time at your location.) So you have developed a new software productivity…


Talk with Carlos Juiz, Professor University of the Balearic Islands Spain and Top Authority in IT Governance and ICT

Associate Prof. Carlos Juiz received his B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from the University of the Balearic Islands (UIB), Spain. He has a postgraduate degree in Office Automation from the Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain. Before joining the Department of Computer Science at UIB, he had several positions related to the computer…


Wladimiro Bedin: Renowned National Innovation Awarded Executive and Entrepreneur, Founder and CEO Bedin Shop Systems, Co-founder EuroCloud Italy, Best 5 Cloud Azure Services

This week, I have an exclusive interview with Wladimiro Bedin. Wladimiro Bedin, after a degree in Electronics Engineering from Padova University (Italy), a research experience at KDD labs in Tokyo (Japan), an MBA at CUOA (Vicenza, Italy) and some years experience in retail business, founded in 1989 BEDIN Shop Systems, a company specialized in software…


Markus Kummer, Senior Vice-President, The Internet Society: Top-Ranking Internet, Governance and Policy Authority

This week, Stephen Ibaraki has an exclusive interview with Markus Kummer. Markus Kummer is the Internet Society's Senior Vice-President, a role completing in 2014. In 2013, he was asked by the United Nations to chair the preparatory process for the annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) held in Bali, Indonesia. He joined the…


Microsoft Azure with real-time analytics for Hadoop and machine learning–supported by UN Global E-Government Agenda

Earlier I had written about the key themes on the agenda of major governments worldwide for the United Nations Global E-Government Forum. From my prior post, you can see that Big Data, machine learning and analytics are high priorities. Closely underlying this is Hadoop or similar platforms and machine learning (and deep neural networks). This underscores…


MVP top tips: Visualizing SharePoint farm with PowerShell, Package management for PowerShell Modules with PowerShellGet

These useful lessons are shared from Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals: This post on Visualizing SharePoint farm with PowerShell was written PowerShell MVP Nik Charlebois Quoted from Nik’s post: “How often have you wished that you could easily press a button and get an exact picture of all the servers in your SharePoint farm? I know…