I think the role of any IT person these days is to try to finds ways to reduce costs. For an architect, that can translate into eliminating costly licensing fees by using open source solutions where feasible and looking to the cloud to replace part of the internal infrastructure. Thinking along these lines will not only help the company you work for get through these tough economic times but will also put you in good standing; you will be seen as someone who is not only technical but also as one who understands the business of the company which when you get down to it, is to make money.
Monday, October 22
9:00 - 9:45: Moscone West - Room 2014
Delivering Mobile Apps to the Field with Oracle JET (DEV6242)
Over the last
few days, I introduced and held an Oracle JET workshop in Oslo,
earlier in the same week in Amsterdam, the week before that...
Together with my colleague JB Brock I've spent the past week in
South Africa. Last year, with Andrejus Baranovskis from Oracle