Robots at #CES2015 – The Humanization of IT

Robots at #CES2015 – The Humanization of IT

When I was little, I had this tiny remote-controlled robot that was merely a rolling tray with a robotic head on it. I’d put small things on it like a sock or a snack, hide behind a corner and deliver it, rather clumsily, to a sibling or parent. It had to be on...

When Choosing a Vendor, Don’t Forget the Soft Skills

Much of what IT does is solve problems. They have many names: issues, complications, symptoms, or incidents, but they are all basically changing something that isn’t functioning into something that is. The other half of our role is adding new infrastructure to...

IT support for a highly mobile workforce

This year’s record snow fall has tested more than just my patience and pothole avoidance skills. The heavy snow fall and subsequent office closure allowed for real world testing of the remote-worker friendly solutions Airfoil implemented within the past year....

The Business of Plug-in Electric Vehicles

I recently had the opportunity to attend the Business of Plugging In Conference in Detroit, where people from all over the country and various industries – automotive, energy/utilities, IT, startups, media, government and even a few consumer enthusiasts –...