News Factor: The New World of IT Networking

My spin: And this my friends is what IT is all about. Those who can leverage and use it as a TOOL, that it is will use IT profitably. Others…it will sadly only be an expense.
News Clip: Recent announcements from HP,IBM and Sun all foretell a new and evolutionary concept in IT. The underpinning of this concept is the remolding of the vertical silos of technology within a company into a horizontal structure based on business imperatives. In the new world of IT, the main business tenets of the corporation become intertwined with the technology to form an operationally cohesive structure that will help a company achieve its revenue and profit goals. In this way, IT finally will return to its roots as an integral business profit tool rather than a business expense. (full story)